KSFR Local
1:36 pm
Mon June 3, 2013

June 3 At Noon: FBI said to ask about state contract, saving millions with better grad rate, more

On Monday's midday report: A question at the Roundhouse is whether the FBI is investigating the Martinez administration ... A report says New Mexico could save tens of millions a year in prison costs if the high school graduation rate improved...A group is gathering this week to remember the famous Tierra Amarilla County courthouse raid and its instigator of the 1960s...New research at the UNM Medical School holds promise...headlines...60 Seconds with Christopher Hagen...

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KSFR Local
7:14 am
Mon June 3, 2013

June 3 First News: Thompson Fire now 1900 acres and Tres Lagunas at 7500. (listen)

The latest report has the Thompson Fire in the Jemez now just above 1900 acres. Some 310 personnel have been working to create fire lines around portions of the perimeter but there is no containment at present. The fire, which started Friday, is believed to have been caused by a downed power line. That’s the same ignition source cited for the Tres Lagunas Fire near Pecos which has now scorched at least 7500 acres.  Over 400 firefighters are on scene with 5% containment.

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Audio Saucepan
6:00 pm
Sun June 2, 2013

Audio Saucepan: “The Episode in the Meadow”

6/2/13 — Audio Saucepan: “The Episode in the Meadow” includes the poems “Spring” by Virgil with translation by David Ferry (from Bewilderment, University of Chicago Press); “Atlas Peak” by Brian Teare (from Companion Grasses, Omnidawn), and “Exercise” by W.S. Merwin (from Migration, Copper Canyon Press)

KSFR Local
10:56 am
Sat June 1, 2013

June 2, 6 a.m.Update Tres Lagunas and Thompson Ridge fires

Thompson Ridge fire view from Santa Fe early evening May 31
Dan Gerrity

June 2, 6 a.m. -- North of Pecos, the Tres Lagunas fire grew to 6,200 acres yesterday while the Thompson Ridge fire Northwest of Santa Fe in the Jemez Mountains jumped to 1,200 acres.  Coming reports are expected to show that both grew overnight, fanned by heavy winds.  

June 1, 11 a.m. -- Two fires burning to the East and West of Santa Fe have grown in size.

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KSFR Local
5:32 pm
Fri May 31, 2013

4:45 p.m. Updated: Tres Lagunas at 2,000 acres

Fire officials say the blaze north of Pecos has doubled once again today.

KSFR Local
5:22 pm
Fri May 31, 2013

May 31 Time lapse video of Tres Lagunas

Seen from Santa Fe and filmed by Michael Zeiler.

KSFR Local
2:47 pm
Fri May 31, 2013

Tres Lagunas from two directions

From Santa Fe

KSFR News will be collecting more images as the fire continues to burn.

KSFR Local
1:28 pm
Fri May 31, 2013

May 31 At Noon: Tres Lagunas fire flares, wildlife hurting for water, people unprepared financially

Tres Lagunas flares at noon
Credit Eclipse-Maps.Com

  On Friday's midday report: The latest on that fire just north of Pecos… With the area facing the worst drought in a century, what are wildlife doing for water.  We’ll find out how to deal with animals that try to get a drink in  your backyard…What to do about New Mexicans poorly prepared financially…And the Social Security disability insurance program faces a bleak 2016...headlines...60 Seconds with Christopher Hagen...

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KSFR Local
10:57 am
Fri May 31, 2013

10:30 a.m. Update -- Tres Lagunas fire doubles in size to 1,000 acres

10:30 a.m. update -- Fire officials say the Tres Lagunas fire 10 miles north of Pecos has doubled in size since the last report at midnight. It is now 1,000 and 5 percent contained 

Nearly 300 firefighters and support crew members have been assigned to the blaze, supported by ground and air equipment.

More than 130 homes have been ordered evacuated.

A community meeting is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. at the Pecos Elementary School.

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