Monika Scott

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The L.A. Press Club Award nominations are out. We wanted to take a moment to say how proud we are of our staff of talented journalists and producers who work…

Listen to KCRW’s 2017 L.A. Press Club Awards Nominees

The L.A. Press Club Award nominations are out. We wanted to take a moment to say how proud we are of our staff of talented journalists and producers who work…

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The Anza-Borrego desert, just a few hours away from Los Angeles, is currently packed with blooming wildflowers, sweet smells and rusty dinosaurs. Visiting the Super Bloom is a fun way…

Visiting the Super Bloom? Don’t forget the donuts

The Anza-Borrego desert, just a few hours away from Los Angeles, is currently packed with blooming wildflowers, sweet smells and rusty dinosaurs. Visiting the Super Bloom is a fun way…

from News Stories

From KCRW’s Program Director Gary Scott: For us, there’s no contest: Kajon Cermak is the poet laureate of L.A. traffic. But, of course, we are proud and gratified to see…

Kajon Cermak wins a Golden Pylon Award!

From KCRW’s Program Director Gary Scott: For us, there’s no contest: Kajon Cermak is the poet laureate of L.A. traffic. But, of course, we are proud and gratified to see…

from Members

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From political action to banning plastics, humans are finding ways to confront climate change.

from News Stories

The Getty Fire has burned more than 650 acres, and is only 5% contained as of this morning.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

The Easy Fire has burned more than 1,700 acres and is 10% contained. 26,000 people are estimated to be affected. Some 800 firefighters are on the scene.

from KCRW Features

One homeowner was foreclosed on earlier this year because of her participation in a program which provides LA County homeowners with no-money-down loans for eco-friendly home…

from Greater LA

It was a record breaking year for   KCRW’s 7th Annual Radio Race . We listened to 165 total submissions — the most yet — and narrowed those down to   11 finalists.

Electric vehicles seem to be the way of the future, especially for people who want to reduce their carbon footprint. But if you’re a renter, where are you doing most of your charging?

from Greater LA

A gripping documentary documents the surprising role drug cartels and illegal traffickers are playing in the looming extinction of a rare whale.

from Scheer Intelligence

Fires ravaged San Diego in 2007, and scheduled power shut-offs caused chaos. Since then, the city has made improvements to their power grid and their scheduled outage procedures.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

As fires continue to chew through the parched Southern California brush, all that smoke can cause health problems. How dangerous is that smoke, and what can you do to protect yourself?

from Greater LA