Insight: Robbers Fire / Capitol Chat / London Calling: Jeff Float / Sound Advice: Classical
We get an update on the fire that started Wednesday evening in a canyon near Foresthill. Ben Adler on the latest happenings from the California Capitol. Sac swimmer remembers Olympic race. Donna Apidone with classic pop songs done classically
The Robbers Fire Today on Insight, we'll look
at efforts to fight the Robbers Fire which started late Wednesday
afternoon in Placer County. With a small snowpack and little rain
during the winter, the fire burning in a canyon near Foresthill
could turn into a major Sierra blaze. For evacuation information
check with Cal
Capitol Chat The Homeowners Bills of Rights.
High-Speed Rail. Pension talks betweeb Govenor Jerry Brown and
Legislative Democrats breaking down. On the next edition of Capitol
Chat, we catch up on the latest happenings in the California
legislature with Capital Public Radio Capitol Bureau Chief Ben Adler.
Keeping Pets Cool Update On yesterday's show,
we talked about keeping pets cool during the heat wave. One of our
guests said that shaving your dog might be a good idea, but a
listener strongly disagreed. We get clarification from James
H. Jones, an expert in comparative animal exercise physiology and
thermoregulation at UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine.
London Calling: Jeff Float We catch up with
another local athlete that made a name for themselves as an
Olympian. Sacramento swimmer Jeff Float remembers the relay race that
captured a Gold Medal for himself and the American team at the pool
where he now coaches.