California Report

Fridays, 6:50AM - 6:59AM

KQED's statewide radio news program, providing daily coverage of issues, trends and public policy decisions affecting California and its diverse population.

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  • Friday, January 30, 2015 5:15pm
    You've heard this one before: venture capitalists are in San Francisco to hear startup pitches. But this time the story's not about tech — it's about cannabis. We stop by the grand ballroom of the swank Fairmont Hotel in San Francisco, where attendees were dressed in business attire and talking startup lingo. But entrepreneurs were pitching things like a medical marijuana delivery app, gluten-free low-glycemic edibles and $20,000 glass guitars and banjos that double as bongs.
  • Friday, January 30, 2015 9:41am
    California Considers Raising Smoking Age to 21. Younger Doctors Need a Measles Crash Course. Charles Townes 1915-2015. End Music.
  • Thursday, January 29, 2015 7:27am
    Poll: Californians Willing to Extend Prop. 30 Taxes. Sierra Surveyors to Size Up Minimal Snowpack. Nationwide Homeless Counts Continues in LA County. Birds Coated in Mysterious Goo Receive Treatment, But Cause Remains Unknown. End Music.
  • Wednesday, January 28, 2015 7:08am
    Cal State Chancellor Sets Ambitious Goal for Graduation Timeline. Teacher Jobs Poised for Comeback. NASA Satellite Could Help Weather Forecasts, Drought Management. End Music.
  • Tuesday, January 27, 2015 6:57am
    Marijuana: California's Big Cash Crop?.