African American http://kvpr.org en On Valley Edition: Valley Fever 'Epidemic'; Inner City Unemployment; Sierra Art Trails http://kvpr.org/post/valley-edition-valley-fever-epidemic-inner-city-unemployment-sierra-art-trails-0 <p>On this Valley Edition, host Juanita Stevenson examines the recent surge in the number of cases of valley fever in the Central Valley, talks about solutions to the problem of inner city unemployment, and looks ahead to the upcoming events of the Sierra Art Trails program in the foothills of central California.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 11 Sep 2012 02:09:45 +0000 Juanita Stevenson 3741 at http://kvpr.org On Valley Edition: Valley Fever 'Epidemic'; Inner City Unemployment; Sierra Art Trails Federal Health Law Will Improve Health in Black Communities, California Leaders Say http://kvpr.org/post/federal-health-law-will-improve-health-black-communities-california-leaders-say <p>California leaders say the federal health care overhaul will help African Americans get better access to health services. Democratic State Senator Curren Price says over the next few years, the Affordable Care Act could mean more primary and quality care for more than two million black Californians.</p><p>&ldquo;It&rsquo;s going to help level the playing field, and ultimately eliminate some of the nagging health disparities.&rdquo;</p> Thu, 02 Aug 2012 22:00:11 +0000 Pauline Bartolone 1456 at http://kvpr.org On Valley Edition: Hunger; African American Student Graduation Rate http://kvpr.org/post/valley-edition-hunger-african-american-student-graduation-rate <p><strong>Segment 1: Hunger in the Valley</strong> Tue, 06 Mar 2012 22:54:39 +0000 Juanita Stevenson 1162 at http://kvpr.org