Rachael Myrow here, host of the California Report, with a handful of links to cool and/or important stories outside the Bay Area local readers should check out.

Foie Gras Lovers in California Fall Victim to Rights of Ducks

Fresno Co. supes withdraw support for needle exchange (Fresno Bee)

Plastic and paper bag ban proposed for Los Angeles (Los Angeles Times)

The Quest for New Kinds of Fruit (Wall Street Journal)

AARP names Scripps top employer for workers 50+ (San Diego Union Tribune)


Rachael Myrow

From KQED’s Silicon Valley Bureau in San Jose, Rachael Myrow covers arts and culture in San Mateo, Santa Clara and Santa Cruz Counties. This follows more than seven years hosting KQED's California Report, broadcast on NPR affiliates throughout the state. She still guest hosts for The California Report and Forum, and files for NPR and PRI’s The World. Before KQED, she worked in Los Angeles for Marketplace and KPCC.

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