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KSFR Local
2:26 pm
Tue April 14, 2015

April 14 - Taos Performers Honor Beat Poet Peter Rabbit

Performers in Taos took part in a tribute to Taos beat-generation poet Peter Rabbit last week. KSFR’s Taos Correspondent Melody Romancito has the story. Listen Here

KSFR Local
2:00 pm
Mon April 13, 2015

April 13 - News At Noon

KSFR's Kate Powell brings you local news at noon. Listen Here

KSFR Local
2:00 pm
Mon April 13, 2015

April 13 - Sanders Moore on Pocket-Veto of Solar Tax Credit Extension

The clock has run down on Governor Susana Martinez's window to sign bills approved by lawmakers during New Mexico's 2015 60-day legislative session. One of the bills she didn't act on by the 12PM Friday deadline was a measure to extend the Solar Tax Credit, which has helped thousands of New Mexico families and business owners install solar panels to generate their own electricity. KSFR's Kate Powell talked to Sanders Moore of Environment New Mexico about what the tax credit extension would have done for New Mexico's environment and economy.

KSFR Local
1:59 pm
Mon April 13, 2015

April 13 - Taos Saves Two Old Adobe Buildings from Demolition

In Taos, two old adobe structures that were targeted for demolition have a new lease on life as they are now going to be preserved. KSFR’s Taos Correspondent Melody Romancito has the story. Listen Here

KSFR Local
1:58 pm
Mon April 13, 2015

April 13 - Emile Nakhleh: Who's In and Who's Out of Iraq's Next Battle Against ISIS

There is a potentially critical battle coming up in Iraq, as Iraqi ground forces with American and allied air support go after the Islamic State terrorist group on their home turf, the western Iraqi province of al-Anbar.  In this case, University of New Mexico Professor of National Security Affairs Emile Nakhleh told KSFR's Dave Marash on HERE AND THERE, the Iraqi ground forces will be a very different mix from those which just ousted I-S from the city of Tikrit.

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KSFR Local
1:56 pm
Mon April 13, 2015

April 13 - The Sporting Life

On the latest edition of The Sporting Life, host Dan DeFrancesco looks askance at new MLB commissioner Rob Manfred's campaign to run baseball games on a schedule as tight as a German train's. Listen Here 

KSFR Local
1:38 pm
Fri April 10, 2015

April 10 - News At Noon

KSFR's Kate Powell brings you local news at noon. Listen Here

KSFR Local
1:38 pm
Fri April 10, 2015

April 10 - Great Expectations as Monique Jacobson Takes the Helm at CYFD

When Governor Susana Martinez appointed Tourism Secretary Monique Jacobson to be the new head of the Children Youth and Families Department, eyebrows were raised at Jacobson’s lack of background in child protective services. However, during her Senate confirmation hearings, the Taos native and former corporate marketing executive, managed not only to change minds, but to create excitement in a department plagued by crises. I asked Jacobson about the hearings and about the challenges that lay ahead.

KSFR Local
1:37 pm
Fri April 10, 2015

April 10 - Author Todd Moss on Zimbabwe After Robert Mugabe

Poor Zimbabwe: At 91, President Robert Mugabe can't last much longer, but a possible successor, likely to be at least as supportive of thuggery and corruption, is his second wife Grace. Former US diplomat turned analyst and author Todd Moss told KSFR's Dave Marash on HERE AND THERE, the news may be even worse than that for Zimbabwe. For the At Noon excerpt of this interview, Click Here.

KSFR Local
1:35 pm
Fri April 10, 2015

April 10 - Equal Time with Martha Burk

On the heels of Tax Day, Congress discusses balancing the budget by raising taxes. But who should foot the bigger bill? That's the question on Martha Burk's mind in this week's edition of Equal Time. Listen Here

KSFR Local
6:25 am
Fri April 10, 2015

Apr. 10 First News: Somber Ceremony Marks 73rd Anniversary Of U-S Surrender At Bataan (Listen)

Thursday marked the 73rd Anniversary of the surrender by U-S and Philippine troops to Japanese forces on the Bataan Peninsula in the Philippines, a sad occasion that carries with it history and an especially large toll on New Mexico.

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As the ceremony continued, Lt Governor Sanchez read Governor Martinez’s proclamation honoring the Bataan death march and its survivors. Following the reading, the white flag of surrender was lowered and replaced on the staff by the American flag.

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KSFR Local
2:54 pm
Thu April 9, 2015

April 9 - News At Noon

KSFR's Abigail Adler brings you local news at noon. Listen Here

KSFR Local
2:53 pm
Thu April 9, 2015

April 9 - New Mexico Commemorates 73rd Anniversary of Bataan Death March

Today is the 73rd Anniversary of the surrender of Bataan in the Philippines by U-S troops to Japanese forces. As Tom Trowbridge reports, it’s an occasion with deep meaning for many New Mexicans. Listen Here

KSFR Local
2:52 pm
Thu April 9, 2015

April 9 - State Hearing Examiner Blasts PNM's San Juan Proposal

It seems not a day passes without some bad news for PNM’s proposed plan to replace the two units with more coal-fired generation and a mix of natural gas, nuclear and solar power. KSFR's Zelie Pollon reports. Listen Here

KSFR Local
2:50 pm
Thu April 9, 2015

April 9 - In Real Estate, Santa Fe Is the Exception, Not the Rule

The first quarter returns on Santa Fe's home sales was just released, and according to Barbara Blackwell, President of the Santa Fe Association of REALTORS, the numbers in Santa Fe are just as unpredictable as usual. Listen Here

KSFR Local
12:54 pm
Wed April 8, 2015

April 8 - News At Noon

KSFR's Kate Powell brings you local news at noon. Listen Here

KSFR Local
12:53 pm
Wed April 8, 2015

April 8 - Valerie Espinoza on Dwindling Support for PNM's San Juan Plan

On Monday the Albuquerque City Council voted 6-3 to withdraw its support of the stipulated agreement pending before the NM Public Regulation Commission regarding energy development in the four corners region. Yesterday we spoke with New Energy Economy's Mariel Nanasi; today PRC commissioner Valerie Espinoza speaks out on yet another entity that changed its mind about PNM's plan. Listen Here

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