KALW Public Radio is proud to introduce The Bridge, a new podcast featuring the station's best Bay Area stories.
Each week, host Raja Shah selects sound-rich, joyful stories that take listeners behind the region's headlines. Stories are chosen from KALW's daily news magazine Crosscurrents and partner programs including the San Quentin Prison Report, THE INTERSECTION and more.
Listen to the first episode below, in which a reporter tries to secure water rights in San Francisco.
About the host
Raja Shah is a producer at KALW who has covered topics from the inner workings of City Hall to street canvassing. He got his start in radio through the KALW Audio Academy, but his interest in finding stories in unusual places dates back to his time in the technology industry, where he helped create Google Trends.