Month: December 2012

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Earth Matters

Earth Matters / Citizen Science

Citizen Science in Grant County with Sharman Apt Russell and Claire Catlett Citizen science is scientific research conducted, in whole or in part, by amateur or nonprofessional scientists.  Citizen science is a big grassroots movement and it’s happening in communities across the country.  It's a way to increase the amount of available information on a particular scientific issue, build scientific literacy and community awareness of an issue, and in the […]

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News @ Noon

News @ Noon / 16 December 2012

Welcome to News @ Noon for Frday 16 December 2012 brought to you by Gila / Mimbres Community Radio in a community media collaboration with The Grant County Beat – your daily newspaper for up-to-date information about Grant County. News @ Noon airs daily at noon and is rebroadcast at 6pm. Or you can click below to listen anytime to this installment of News @ Noon Click the titles of […]

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Community Calendar

Community Calendar / 16 December 2012

Sunday 16 December 2012 Light a Candle in the Darkness 10am / Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Silver City - 3845 N Swan Street / Rev Tyler Connoley and pianist Juli Horvath / It’s no accident that Christmas, Hanukkah, and even the Feast of Santa Lucia arrive in the winter, when we need light and warmth. We rekindle our hope at this bleakest time of the year, right before the Solstice […]

today16 December 2012

Community Calendar

Community Calendar / 10 December 2012

Monday 10 December 2012 Donations for 12th Annual Shop With A Cop Continue through Friday 14 December 2012 / Donations can be sent or mailed to Harrison Schmitt Elementary - 2810 N Swan in Silver City / Donations will help send a local Shop With A Cop child to a movie, lunch, and to Wal-Mart with $100 dollars to spend on much needed clothing / Shop With A Cop Committee […]

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Earth Matters

Earth Matters / Torie Grass

This week's program is hosted by Donna Stevens - Executive Director of Upper Gila Watershed Alliance - and her guest is retired public health nurse Torie Grass.  They discuss the elephant in the room - Population - which seems to be such a hot button issue that even some environmental groups are reticent to broach the subject. As Torie points out, it's about more than numbers and affects humanity in […]

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Community Spotlight

Community Spotlight / Ali Jensen

Ali Jensen  is the project assistant for Healthy Kids / Healthy Communities - a four year program to reduce childhood obesity and improve the health of communities, funded by a grant from the Robert Woods Johnson Foundation. In addition to advocating for policy change by helping to establish the Grant County Food Policy Council and writing a Local Food Assessment report, Healthy Kids / Healthy Communities funded free bus rides […]

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Community Calendar / 6 December 2012

Tuesday 4 December 2012 SOUPer Tuesdays 11:30am – 12:30pm / First United Methodist Church / Benefits Bridge Community Meditation for Everyone! 5:30 pm / Billy Casper Wellness Center Education Rooms - 300 E 16th Street / Classes run for four consecutive Tuesdays. Attend one or all four classes / Free / 313.4087 Scott 6pm / Diane’s Parlor - 510 N Bullard / Blues & Country music The Annual San Vicente […]

today6 December 2012

Community Spotlight

Community Spotlight / Cissy McAndrew & Adrienne Booth

On this week's program, Community Spotlight host Carolyn Smith speaks about the upcoming 2nd Annual New Mexico Tamal Fiesta y Mas with Cissy McAndrew, Executive Director of the Southwest Chapter of the NM Green Chamber of Commerce and Adrienne Booth, Outreach Assistant for the SWNM Green Chamber of Commerce and the Manager and Volunteer Coordinator for The Murray Ryan Visitors' Center in downtown Silver City. Silver City hosts the Second […]

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Earth Matters

Earth Matters / Gill Sorg and Lucas Herndon

Earth Matters co-producer, Dr Kim McCreery - NM Wild Regional Director/Staff Scientist - is the host of this week's program featuring Las Cruces City Council member Gill Sorg and Lucas Herndon - Executive Director of Friends of the Organ Mountains-Desert Peaks. They will be discussing the Organ Mountains Desert Peaks National Monument Proposal, the scope and purpose the purpose of the monument, the economic advantages it will bring, the assurances for […]

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