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KSFR Local
12:29 pm
Fri January 23, 2015

ReLeaf Project Turns Tax Returns Into Trees

With the start of tax-filing season just eight days away, the New Mexico State Forestry Division wants to raise awareness for its Re-Leaf program, a tree-planting initiative funded in large part by private donations made on State Tax return forms. KSFR's Kate Powell talked to Dan Ware, State Forestry Division Outreach Program Manager, about the impact of the ReLeaf program. Listen Here

KSFR Local
12:29 pm
Fri January 23, 2015

NM Court of Appeals To Hear Atmospheric Trust Case

Next week, the New Mexico Court of Appeals will hear a precedent setting case as to whether the state has the responsibility to protect the air, as a trustee of our natural resources. This so called Atmospheric Trust litigation is based on the public trust doctrine and will be heard next Tuesday, January 27th. KSFR's Zelie Pollon spoke with attorney Samantha Ruscavage-Barz who is representing plaintiffs Akilah Sanders Reed and WildEarth Guardians. Listen Here

KSFR Local
12:29 pm
Fri January 23, 2015

Mora County Fracking Ban Overturned

On Tuesday a federal judge overturned Mora County’s ordinance banning oil and natural gas drilling. District Judge James Browning’s 199 page order declared the County’s ordinance invalid.  Attorney Jeffery Haas has been representing Mora County and some of the interveners in the case. KSFR's Zelie Pollon spoke to him about the Judge’s ruling. Listen Here

KSFR Local
11:48 am
Thu January 22, 2015

New Mexico's behavioral health system

During this session of the New Mexico Legislature, lawmakers will debate several bills related to the state’s behavioral health system.  As KSFR’s Deborah Martinez reports, those bills and others sure to be added to the list aim to improve the ailing system that’s been the subject of controversy and various management schemes for decades. Listen Here

KSFR Local
3:40 pm
Fri January 16, 2015

Santa Fe Community College’s new Higher Education Center Opens

Santa Fe Community College’s new Higher Education Center is open for learning. Zelie Pollon has the story: (listen here)

KSFR Local
3:38 pm
Fri January 16, 2015

Massive copper mine failed to pass the U-S Congress—Until last month.

  • A proposed land swap that would turn over 24-hundred acres of protected Federal land to be turned into a massive copper mine failed to pass the U-S Congress—Until last month. KSFR's Dave Marash discussed the issue with reporter Emily Bregel of the Arizona Daily Star of Tucson on "Here and There": (Listen Here)
KSFR Local
3:36 pm
Fri January 16, 2015

Santa Fe Police chief Eric Garcia discusses the shift in police training

  • Santa Fe Police chief Eric Garcia discusses with Zelie Pollon the shift in police training in light of the controversy of police shootings in Albuquerque: (Listen Here)

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