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6:28 am
Thu June 26, 2014

June 26 First News: Santa Fe Police Investigating Hwy 599 Rail Runner Station Crime Spree (Listen)

Santa Fe Police are investigating criminal damage, vandalism and burglary to numerous cars  at the Highway 599 Rail Runner station parking lot. They say 26 cars either had windows damaged or tires slashed and seven batteries were stolen from vehicles. Santa Fe Police spokeswoman Celina Espinoza: *****062614-Espinoza-2 (q: off of those):17***** Investigators believe the damage was done sometime late Tuesday or early Wednesday. Officers were called to the scene after a victim noticed the damage around 6:45 a.m. Wednesday.

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6:21 am
Wed June 25, 2014

June 25 First News: Santa Fe City Council To Consider "People To The Plaza" Plan (Listen)

When the Santa Fe City Council meets tonight, Councilors will consider an updated version of Mayor Javier Gonzales’ “People to the Plaza” plan, which calls for the closure of Lincoln Avenue and Old Santa Fe Trail to through traffic. City spokeswoman, Jodi McGinnis-Porter: *****062514-McGinnis-Porter-3 (q: to through traffic) :20***** The initiative has undergone numerous changes and has been before a host of city committees prior to tonight’s meeting.

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6:54 am
Tue June 24, 2014

June 24 First News: Santa Fe Mayor Joins Mayoral Colleagues In Acting On Global Warming (Listen)

A bipartisan group of mayors from across the country have unanimously approved a resolution calling on cities to use natural solutions to fight the impacts of climate change. Santa Fe Mayor Javier Gonzales was among the attendees as the U.S. Conference of Mayors as in Dallas took action on the topic Monday. Gonzales telling KSFR: *****062414-Gonzales-2 (q:across the country) :28***** The action is significant as Republicans and Democrats remain deeply divided over how to deal with climate change.

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11:32 am
Thu June 19, 2014

June 18th Interview from Rodeo de Santa Fe

KSFR's Charles Maynard interviews Rodeo de Santa Fe President Jim Butler

The 65th annual Rodeo de Santa Fe is underway. Rodeo de Santa Fe President Jim Butler says this year’s rodeo features a brand new scoreboard and all the events associated with Rodeos, including bull riding events sanctioned by the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association. Dustin Muncy is one of the bull riders competing. Muncy told KSFR news how bull riding events are scored. The Rodeo de Santa Fe runs through Sunday.

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6:41 am
Thu June 12, 2014

June 12 First News: No Santa Fe County Decision Yet On Controverial La Bajada Mine (Listen)

After a public hearing of more than six hours on a controversial proposal to re-zone 50-acres of La Bajada Mesa to allow a gravel mine, Santa Fe County Commissioners made no decision. Commissioner Danny Mayfield spoke with KSFR after Wednesday’s hearing. *****061214-Mayfield-1 (q:our county attorney) :19***** An estimated crowd of 600 packed the Santa Fe Convention Center to take-in the hearing, with most in attendance clearly in opposition to the mining request.

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