Star-studded day for Clippers announcer & Country star Joe Nichols this week on California Life!


This week on California Life with Heather Dawson ~ He’s been the voice of the Los Angeles Clippers for nearly four decades. We’re there as legendary announcer Ralph Lawler celebrates what he calls “the greatest thrill of (his) professional life” – a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

Country singer Joe Nichols opens up about the deadly lung disease that took the life of his father. What he’s doing now to unravel the mystery of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF).

Plus, the new hope for those struggling with infertility that doesn’t include surgery or medicine.

We’ll have highlights from this year’s Riverside County Fair & Date Festival in the Coachella Valley.

And, we pay tribute to our beloved colleague Tom Sparks on what would have been his 40th birthday with some of our favorite “Tom” segments like free-falling from the skydiving capital of the world, Perris and a trip to America’s Finest City, San Diego.

These stories and more are airing statewide this week on California Life. Watch online at