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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KSFR Local
1:23 pm
Thu March 28, 2013

March 28 At Noon: Same-sex marriage, busted reservoir pipe, low Rio Grande flows

Credit Photo: Dan Gerrity

On Thursday's midday report:  A busy night at Santa Fe city hall as supporters and a few opponents of same-sex marriage turn out to voice their opinions.....No water has gone into or come out of the water treatment plant on Canyon Road for more than a month. We'll find out about plans to fix a broken pipe, first, then later re-do the city's two reservoirs...And how's the water in the Rio Grande holding up?...headlines...60 Seconds with Christopher Hagen... 

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Audio Saucepan
6:00 pm
Sun March 24, 2013

Audio Saucepan: “The Sky High Episode”

3/24/13 — Audio Saucepan: “The Sky High Episode” includes the poems “A Common Ground” by Blas Falconer (from The Foundling Wheel, Four Way Books); “Wings” by Dmytro Pvlychko (from Two Colors of the Soul, Cervená Barva Press); and “Cloud Continued” by Bin Ramke (from Aerial, Omnidawn Publishing).

Audio Saucepan
6:00 pm
Sun March 17, 2013

Audio Saucepan: “The Episode That Owns You”

3/17/13 — Fundraiser // Audio Saucepan: “The Episode That Owns You” includes the poems “Suitcases” by Sarah Arvio (from Night Thoughts, Knopf); “Tipsy” by Michael McFee (from That Was Oasis, Carnegie Mellon University Press); and “We Do Not Own” by Victor di Suvero (from A Gathering of Some of My New Mexico Poems, Pennywhistle Press)

Audio Saucepan
3:27 pm
Mon March 11, 2013

Audio Saucepan: “The Royal Episode”

3/10/13 — Audio Saucepan: “The Royal Episode” includes an excerpt from Lawrence Ferlinghetti’s epic book-length poem Time of Useful Consciousness (New Directions), “Dissolve” by Elizabeth Jacobson (from Her Knees Pulled In, Tres Chicas Books), and “The Pleasures of the Door” by Francis Ponge (from the Ecco Anthology of International Poetry, Ecco).

Audio Saucepan
6:00 pm
Sun March 3, 2013

Audio Saucepan: “The Expected Pie Episode”

Audio Saucepan: “The Expected Pie Episode” includes the poems “Untitled (This town / works / at dawn)” by Charles Olson (from The Maximus Poems, University of California Press); “Sorrows” by Lucille Clifton (from Voices, BOA Editions, Ltd.); and “Visitor” by Brenda Shaughnessy (from Our Andromeda, Copper Canyon Press).

Audio Saucepan
6:00 pm
Sun February 24, 2013

“Audio Saucepan: The Gathering Episode”

“Audio Saucepan: The Gathering Episode” -- including the poem “Boston Year” by Elizabeth Alexander (from The 100 Best African-American Poems; Sourcebooks); an excerpt from the short story “Loot” by Nadine Gordimer (from Life Times; Farrar, Straus and Giroux) and an a quote from the artist Thornton Dial (from Hard Truths: The Art of Thornton Dial; Prestel)

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