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On Valley Edition: Feb. 2 - Measles; Uranium In Valley Water; Yosemite Fox; Bakersfield Art

Ezra David Romero
Valley Public Radio

This week on Valley Edition we talk about the ongoing measles scare with Dr. Dee Lacy of Kaiser Permanente's medical center in Fresno and Sara Bosse from the Fresno County Department of Public Health. Later we speak with Bryant Jurgens, with the USGS, about a study showing high levels of uranium in Valley private wells. 

We also speak with Scott Gediman, with Yosemite National Park, about a rare Sierra Nevada red fox siting. Ending the program we speak Vicki Cruz with the Bakersfield Museum of Art about upcoming exhibits. 

Joe Moore is the President and General Manager of Valley Public Radio. During his tenure, he's helped lead the station through major programming changes and the COVID-19 pandemic, while maintaining the station's financial health. From 2010-2018 he served as the station's Director of Program Content. In that role, he also served as the host of Valley Edition, and helped launch and grow the station's award-winning local news department. He is a Fresno native and a graduate of California State University, Fresno.
Ezra David Romero is an award-winning radio reporter and producer. His stories have run on Morning Edition, Morning Edition Saturday, Morning Edition Sunday, All Things Considered, Here & Now, The Salt, Latino USA, KQED, KALW, Harvest Public Radio, etc.
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