In this edition of The Sporting Life, host Dan DeFrancesco reflects on the outcomes of his early predictions for the Women's World Cup soccer competition in Canada. Dan's second order of business is his fear that MLB's emerging stars might be putting the grandstand ahead of the grand slam. 

Local news at noon presented by Jeremy Zeilik

New Mexico non profits have to get creative in the ways they raise money. This idea may give you “paws,” but the Animal Humane Society of New Mexico may have come up with the best idea yet with a cat video festival beginning today. KSFR’s Jeremy Zelik has the story

Pride is more than just a celebration of how far we’ve come as a community: It’s also a time to reflect on how far we still have to go. Thousands of New Mexicans are living with HIV or AIDS diagnoses, and dozens die each year as a result of HIV and AIDS. Local nonprofit Southwest CARE Center works tirelessly to stop the spread of HIV and AIDS, and to improve the lives and health outcomes of New Mexicans living with these diseases.

Santa Fe’s most popular hangout for kids and teenagers is having a birthday bash this weekend. KSFR’s Dennis Carroll reports from Warehouse 21

One of the last stops for the American Idol talent show auditions heading into this fall’s final season, is Santa Fe.  As of 7a.m. about 50 wannabees lined up at Santa Fe’s Railyard Park.  KSFR’s Deborah Martinez was there, as teens and their parents, and youth as old as 28 prepared for the sing-off.

KSFR's Jeremy Zeilik brings you local news at noon. 

How -- and not whether -- Santa Fe develops is the topic of much discussion, and nowhere moreso than at last night’s city council meeting. KSFR's Zelie Pollon spoke with City Councilor Patti Bushee about Wednesday's meeting and the decision to reject a new housing development along Agua Fria Street.

June 24 - News at Noon

Jun 24, 2015

Local news with Kate Powell

Will younger generations of Santa Fe residents be able to live closer to downtown than some of their parents who have been pushed to the southside as housing has become less affordable?  That’s the question developers of a multi-story apartment complex pledge to answer with their sustainable project planned for Agua Fria Street.  But as KSFR’s Deborah Martinez reports, the plan has not been endorsed by the city’s planning commission or by some property owners living in the area.

Democratic lawmakers felt the brunt of Gov. Susana Martinez's 42 capital outlay project vetoes, with 27 of those projects sponsored solely by Democrats. KSFR's Zelie Pollon spoke with New Mexico InDepth’s Sandra Fish who wrote about the Governor’s vetoes in this year’s Capital Outlay.

Tonight is opening night for one of Santa Fe’s most family friendly events: The Rodeo De Santa Fe. KSFR's Zelie Pollon spoke with rodeo spokesman Jess Franks about this year’s event.

Today on Dr. Erica Elliott’s Medical Insights we take a look at Vegan and vegetarianism -- when it works and when it doesn’t.

New Mexico’s State Police are issued reverse opiod drug, Naloxone. They are trained to respond to Heroin Overdoses. Juan Rios spoke with KSFR’s Sebastian Huerta about this new plan. It’s called Narcan.