KSFR Local
1:29 pm
Tue April 9, 2013

April 9 At Noon: Solar power vetoed, reverse 911 for fire alerts, Bataan remembered

  On Tuesday's midday report:  Gov. Martinez vetoes a bill that could have saved the state capitol complex nearly $200,000 a year...Talk is getting louder about the fire danger facing Santa Feans. It may be a good idea to make sure you’re signed up to get a reverse 911 call if one happens…This is the anniversary of the infamous Bataan Death March during WWII...What’s coming up in New Mexico on Earth Day...headlines...60 Seconds with Christopher Hagen...

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KSFR Local
1:41 pm
Mon April 8, 2013

April 8 At Noon:

On Monday's midday report: Why legislators say they need a report on state tax and incentives giveaways...Lawmaker tries to get same bureaucratic break for same-sex partners as married couples...Santa Feans face return to winterweather...headlines...60 Seconds with Christopher Hagen...

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Audio Saucepan
6:00 pm
Sun April 7, 2013

Audio Saucepan: “The Episode with Symmetrical Gestures”

4/7/13 — Audio Saucepan: “The Episode with Symmetrical Gestures” includes the poems “Gendered Offerings” by Stacey Waite (from Butch Geography, Tupelo Press); “White Chair, Moonlight, Three A.M.” by Frank X. Gaspar (from Late Rapturous, Autumn House Press); “The Himalayas” by B.H. Fairchild (from The Art of the Lathe, Alice James Books)

KSFR Local
1:23 pm
Fri April 5, 2013

April 5 At Noon: N.M. ranks high in gun violence deaths, horsemeat unhealthy, bitcoins popular

On Friday's midday report: New Mexico has ranks poorly in yet another national study. This one for the number of deaths caused by gun violence…A lawyer whose firm specializes in protecting animals of all kinds will tell us why it’s not nice – and also not healthy – to eat horse meat…And a new way of buying things electronically, with Bitcoins...headlines...60 Seconds with Christopher Hagen...

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KSFR Local
1:38 pm
Thu April 4, 2013

April 4 At Noon: Following up on food tax phaseout, immigration, Navajo casinos

On Thursday's midday report: What's the effect on New Mexico's cities and towns now that the state is phasing out the revenue that otherwise would have been paid to them as a result of losing the food tax...U.S. Sen. Martin Heinrich visits to talk about gun control and immigration reform...Is the Navajo Nation in danger of losing out on casino gambling...headlines...60 Seconds with Christopher Hagen....

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KSFR Local
1:42 pm
Tue April 2, 2013

April 2 At Noon: How the PRC reform came about, dealing with fire season

On Tuesday's midday report: Voters have approved a change to the state constitution and lawmakers have set the wheels in motion for reform of the Public Regulation Comission. We’ll talk with the head of Think New Mexico where the idea of reform originated….No surprise. Fire season is here. We’ll find out more from the weather service and the state forestry division..headlines...60 Seconds with Christopher Hagen...

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KSFR Local
1:34 pm
Mon April 1, 2013

April 1 At Noon: Taxes for N.M. big-box stores, fastest computer goes to sleep, April First foolery

On Monday's midday report: Buried inside hundred of pages of state budget is an item that would require big box stores to pay their fair share of state income tax. We'll find out from the legislation's sponsor how it works...What was once the world's biggest, fastest computer has been put to pasture. A report from the Los Alamos national lab...

It's April Fools day so we'll take a few minutes to have some fun and find out where this absurd observance came from in the first place....

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Audio Saucepan
6:00 pm
Sun March 31, 2013

Audio Saucepan: “The Episode of Missing”

Audio Saucepan: “The Episode of Missing” includes the poems “We Married in a Taxi” by Shane McCrae from Mule, Cleveland State University Poetry Center), “Poet Emeritus” by Tadeusz Rozewicz (from Sobbing Superpower, W.W. Norton), and “Prayer at Winter Solstice” by Dana Gioia (from Pity the Beautiful, Graywolf Press)

KSFR Local
1:24 pm
Fri March 29, 2013

March 29 At Noon: Lagging jobs growth, folk lore medicine, Santa Fe officer shooting

State Rep. Lucky Varela on jobs

On Friday's midday report:  A new report from an important legislative committee says New Mexico isn’t keeping up with the rest of the nation in restoring jobs lost during the recession. We’ll talk with a top lawmaker on that committee…Folk lore abounds in New Mexico and now an exhibit on the UNM campus shows some of it…And audio of a Santa Fe police shooting where the innocent  suspect was just wounded….

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