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Program: From the Muddy Banks of the Chico Creek
Susanna Flavia Boxall serves up an eclectic mix of rock in all its incarnations, punk, grunge and alternative music from the U.S. and around the world
Program: Afternoon Classics
NSPR's long-time classical music host, Mike Fishkin, brings his wealth of knowledge to weekday afternoons. Check out "Afternoon Classics" weekdays at 1:00 pm.
Program: Weekend Showcase
Every Friday afternoon, local theater buff, Tom Kinnee, previews upcoming activities in The North State arts communities.
Program: Evening Jazz
NSPR's team of Jazz hosts features seasoned veterans as well as a cadre of new voices. Check our our broad range of interpretations on "Evening Jazz" weeknights at 9.
Program: The Shasta Serenade
Barry Hazle mixes up an eclectic brew of Americana, blues, rockabilly, folk, bluegrass and timeless standards from his perch in Oak Run. Saturdays will never be the same!
Program: The Blue Dot Report
Join local science teacher, Dave Schlom, each week as he examines The Universe and our place in it ... here, on a pale blue dot.
Program: Nancy's Bookshelf
Each week host Nancy Wiegman talks to local, regional and national writers about their latest projects.
Program: Science Friday
Science Friday is your trusted source for news and entertaining stories about science. The educational program features host Ira Flatow’s in-depth discussions.
Science Book Picks for 2013
In a New Play, Trusty Sidekick Is a Supercomputer
Reggie Watts Builds a Synthesizer, Bit by Bit
PG&E to Cut Down Remaining Trees in Oroville
A Butte County Superior Court Judge has cleared the way for Pacific Gas and Electric to cut down the remaining nine Sycamore trees along Feather...
California E-Cigarettes 'Renormalizing' Smoking Behavior
California public health officials say the rise of electronic cigarettes threatens to undo 25 years of progress the state has made against tobacco...
Sonoma County Vinters Commit to Sustainability
Thousands of wine enthusiasts are gathering in Sacramento this week at the nation's largest wine and grape tradeshow. Experts highlighted ...
S&P: Cuts, Not Taxes Turned California's Budget Around
A new report from the ratings agency Standard & Poor’s credits California’s financial turnaround more to budget cuts than to tax increases. S...
California Voters Back Extending Prop 30 Taxes, Key Change to Prop 13
A new poll shows Californians are open to extending the sales and income tax increases voters approved in 2012. They’re also open to making a...
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