Rob at Home – Ruthie Bolton

She’s known as “Mighty Ruthie” and the queen of the court in Northern California. Ruthie Bolton, the 2-time Olympic gold medalist and former WNBA star player with the Sacramento Monarchs, opens up about the biggest battle of her life. Ruthie shares her road to glory with Rob and how she broke free from domestic violence.

Exploring California

PBS KVIE’s Rob Stewart brings you the stories that capture Northern California’s spectacular beauty, rich history, and fascinating people and places. Join Rob each week as he explores the best our Golden State has to offer on Rob on the Road!

Find your fun on Rob on the Road, Mondays at 7:30 on PBS KVIE.


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Region Rising – Front Street Animal Shelter

Join Rob for a trip inside Sacramento’s Front Street Animal Shelter.

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Rob at Home – Disaster Ready Guide

Karen Baker with Cal OES joins Rob with a step-by-step, multi-lingual disaster guide.

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Rob at Home – Surviving the Silence

Retired Col. Pat Thompson and Barbara Brass share their story of love, action, and change.

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Rob at Home – Kindness and Crisis

Author Adrienne Bankert joins Rob to share how acts of kindness create calm amid crisis.

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Rob at Home – Treating Trauma

Joshua Collver explains the depths to trauma and how healing happens.

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Rob at Home – The Pandemic of Racism

Author and professor Addie Ellis joins Rob to discuss the pervasive problem of racism.

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Rob at Home – Defining Moments

West Sacramento Mayor Christopher Cabaldon discusses perseverance and change.

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Rob at Home – Impact of Injustice

Join Rob and Cassandra Pye for a conversation on injustice, understanding, and passion.

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Region Rising – Lotus Flowers

Meet the matriarch of Sacramento’s famous lotus landmark.

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Region Rising – Fairytale Town

Dreams are still coming true inside Sacramento’s Fairytale Town.

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Region Rising – Front Street Animal Shelter

Join Rob for a trip inside Sacramento’s innovative Front Street Animal Shelter.

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Developer Nikky Mohanna | Region Rising

Nikky Mohanna defied the odds, despite being told she would never reach her dreams.

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Rob at Home - Region Rising: Patrick Mulvaney

Hear how chef Patrick Mulvaney is pivoting to provide life-saving meals.

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Rob at Home - Region Rising: Maren Conrad

Maren and Rob discuss the symbolism of her murals.

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Rob at Home - Region Rising: Virginia Varela

Virginia is turning her focus on service to the community and small businesses.

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Rob at Home - Region Rising: Mary Kimball

Mary Kimball explains why California farmers are feeling uprooted.

Rob’s Road Map

Click on the blue markers to see where Rob has discovered the stories that capture the unique spirit of Northern California.

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