Californians are facing what could be a historic wildfire season yet again. From the coast to Southern California, the Central Valley up to the North State, we’ll answer your most pressing questions about wildfires.
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Monday, April 19, 2021
In this special statewide broadcast of KQED's Forum, we take a deeper look at the heavy emotional and psychological toll of anti-Asian racism and what can be done to remove barriers to care. Hosted by Mina Kim.
Thursday, November 19, 2020
Listen live at 3 p.m. as California Health and Human Services Secretary Dr. Mark Ghaly provides an update on the state's response to COVID-19.
Monday, September 14, 2020
President Donald Trump will visit with California fire officials Monday near Sacramento. Trump has a history of publicly blaming wildfires on forest management, despite ties to climate change.
Wednesday, July 1, 2020
On Wednesday, Gov. Gavin Newsom announced 19 counties — including Sacramento, San Joaquin and Los Angeles — must close bars and indoor activities such as dining, movie theaters and museums. We look at how these will impact the Sacramento region.
Wednesday, June 24, 2020
It’s getting hot and you’re probably dreaming of your favorite body of water or high-altitude hike. CapRadio’s Randol White asks Environment Reporter Ezra David Romero what you need to know about getting outdoors as coronavirus cases are on the rise.
Tuesday, June 23, 2020
CapRadio Reporter Sarah Mizes-Tan has been covering the Black Lives Matter protests and started to see parallels between it and her father’s encouragement to stand up against anti-Asian racism. But she realizes that not everyone feels the same way.
Monday, June 22, 2020
The governor of California is requiring people to wear face masks in public as cases of COVID-19 continue to rise in the state. But the backlash has been strong even though there’s growing evidence they are effective.
Wednesday, June 17, 2020
A number of local public health officers in California are retiring and resigning in the midst of the pandemic. We’ll also hear from Yolo County’s Public Health Director Brian Vaughn on a spike in cases there.
Tuesday, June 16, 2020
“Defund the police, invest in the community” — that’s become a rallying cry for many protestors taking to the streets against police violence. But what does that actually look like and how does Sacramento’s Measure U fit in?