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The LA Report is your daily update on the top news stories in the L.A. region, brought to you by the reporters and editors of LAist and KPCC, LA's top NPR station.

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The LA Report is produced 7 days a week. New weekday episodes drop at 6:00am and 4:00pm PT. If you have any suggestions or feedback, or know something we should cover, email us.

Support for this podcast is made possible by Gordon and Dona Crawford, who believe that quality journalism makes Los Angeles a better place to live.

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    Remembering the legendary Dodgers broadcaster Vin Scully – The P.M. Edition
    Here's what we're following today: Remembering Vin Scully's storied career and revisiting his greatest calls This program is made possible in part by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, a private corporation funded by the American people.
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    Longtime Dodgers announcer Vin Scully dies at 94. Plus: more of today's top news – The A.M. Edition
    Here's what we're following this morning: The death of longtime Dodgers announcer Vin Scully Advocates for unhoused Angelenos disrupted yesterday's LA City Council meeting L.A. supervisors declare local monkeypox emergency LAUSD announces new COVID protocols Novavax COVID vaccine now available in L.A. A potential supermarket pharmacy strike A project to revitalize a portion of the Salton Sea. This program is made possible in part by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, a private corporation funded by the American people.
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    Advocates for unhoused Angelenos protest against anti-camping ban. Plus: more of today's top stories – The P.M. Edition
    Here's what we're following today: Advocates for unhoused Angelenos protest against anti-camping ban Monkeypox public health emergency On the November ballot: Should the Board of Supervisors should have the power to remove a sheriff "for cause"? This program is made possible in part by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, a private corporation funded by the American people.
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    L.A. City Council vote may expand homeless encampment ban to more locations. Plus: more of today's top news – The A.M. Edition
    Here's what we're following this morning: The expanding homeless encampment ban A measure to fire an elected sheriff Monkeypox state of emergency declared Updated LAUSD health protocols Banana Boat sunscreen recall L.A. County's new acting fire chief The Liberty Canyon Wildlife Corridor's construction camera Applications for the 2023 Pasadena Tournament of Roses Royal Court This program is made possible in part by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, a private corporation funded by the American people.
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    As temperatures rise, Skid Row's water supply is running low. Plus: more of today's top stories – The P.M. Edition
    Here's what we're following today: Skid Row residents running low on water as temps rise Counting L.A.'s unhoused after a yearlong hiatus Novavax COVID vaccine rolls out New acting chief of LA County Fire starts today Latest on McKinney Fire in the Klamath National Forest This program is made possible in part by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, a private corporation funded by the American people.
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    Nichelle Nichols, known as Lieutenant Uhura from original Star Trek series dies at 89. Plus: more of today's top news – The A.M. Edition
    Here's what we're following today: Star Trek's Nichelle Nichols dies at 89 Elder statesman and trailblazer among U.S. Latinos Julian Nava dies at 95 Poll shows majority of Latino voters supports environmental policies Part of Highway 38 closed due to heavy rain No vote this year for proposal for amendment that would let non-citizens vote in Santa Ana elections. The Long Beach health department to hand out nearly a thousand cans of baby formula How California's landscape could be permanently changed by extreme dryness This program is made possible in part by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, a private corporation funded by the American people.
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    Pandemic-weary parents report elevated stress and anxiety levels. Plus: Who is the Sixth Street Viaduct really for? – The Sunday Edition
    In this Sunday edition: People who gave birth early in the pandemic reported elevated stress and anxiety levels. We'll speak with some new parents about their experience during a frightening and difficult time. Then, you may be following the chaotic opening of the impressive new bridge connecting Boyle Heights and downtown L.A. It’s fair to say the first weeks of the 6th Street Viaduct have not gone smoothly. Brian De Los Santos – who's the host of our upcoming weekday podcast How To LA....went to check it out – and came away with the question: Who’s the bridge really for? This program is made possible in part by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, a private corporation funded by the American people.
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    How can we help the endangered migratory monarch butterfly? – The Weekend Edition
    In this weekend edition: The migratory monarch butterfly is now considered endangered. We'll talk with experts about why that distinction is important and what we can do to help the species survive. Also included in this episode: Beyoncé's new album has finally dropped! Her seventh solo studio album,Renaissance, is 16 tracks of house, disco and afrobeat sounds— perfect for a euphoric and sweaty summer dance floor. We'll talk about the album, its influences, and what's new about this sound for Beyoncé. This program is made possible in part by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, a private corporation funded by the American people.
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