Rob at Home – Surviving the Silence

Hear the story of a Roseville couple whose love and actions helped change United States military policy. Retired Col. Pat Thompson and Barbara Brass are speaking out to Rob about their decades of serving in silence and how their story helped pave the way for gays in the military.

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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Rob at Home – Region Rising: Saint John’s Program

The new leader of Saint John’s Program for Real Change discusses the power of now.

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Rob at Home – Region Rising: The United Way

Stephanie Bray with United Way joins Rob to shed light on building common ground in Sac.

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Rob at Home – World Mental Health Day

Discuss mental health challenges affecting Rob and guests, their families and communities.

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A Decade of Destinations – The Best of 10 Seasons

Celebrate 10 seasons of Rob on the Road with a look back at favorite segments.

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Rob at Home – Region Rising: Robert Paylor

A story of survival and beating the odds.

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Rob at Home – Ruthie Bolton

Ruthie shares her road to glory with Rob and how she broke free from domestic violence.

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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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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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