- Newsmaker: Governor Announces Rescue Plan for Utilities - Governor Davis has put forth a multi-billion dollar plan to rescue California's utilities from bankruptcy. His press secretary, Steve Maviglio, affirms that the public purchase of private energy transmission lines will relieve the state's energy bottleneck. He assures us that there's no new rate-hike ahead, and fills us in on other provisions of the plan.
- Reporter's Notebook: School Bus Diesel Emissions' Health Risk to Young Is the diesel exhaust inside your child's school bus worse than it is outside? The California Air Resources Board is urging a more extensive study of the health hazards of diesel emissions, compressed natural gas and gasoline. Jerry Martin, communications director for the board, elaborates.