Month: January 2015

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Earth Matters

Earth Matters / Deb James on PNM and PRC

This week's installment of Earth Matters features EM coproducer Donna Stevens and her guest Deb James discussing the PNM 20 Year Plan that is now being considered by the PRC / NM Public Regulation Commission.  The outcome of these deliberations will decide whether New Mexico steps boldly into the future as a national leader in alternative energy or remains saddled by a coal, gas and nuclear future. Earth Matters airs […]

today29 January 2015

Earth Matters

Earth Matters / 2015 NM Legislative Preview

On January 20, the NM State Legislature begins a 60-day session with the Republicans in control of the House for the first time in 60 years.    With this new political landscape, what are the implications for New Mexico's land, air, water and wildlife? Earth Matters co-producer Allyson Siwik interviews two veterans of the Roundhouse: Dan Lorimier Conservation Chair of the Rio Grande Chapter of the Sierra Club Representative Jeff Steinborn […]

today19 January 2015

Civil Discourse

Civil Discourse /
Silver & Cobre School Board Election Issues

The School Boards of the Silver Consolidated School District and the Cobre Consolidated School District each have two positions to be decided in the election of Tuesday 3 February 2015. In anticipation of the pending elections, Civil Discourse host Jamie Newton and a panel of five experienced educators gathered on 6 January 2015 to discuss a range of issues that illuminate current conditions locally, statewide and nationally which will be […]

today16 January 2015

Civil Discourse

Civil Discourse /
Silver Consolidated Schools Candidate Roundtable

On Tuesday 3 February 2015, Silver Consolidated Schools will hold elections for two of the five seats on its governing board.  On Wednesday 14 January, Civil Discourse host Jamie Newton held a roundtable discussion with the four candidates - Incumbent Trent Petty and challenger Frances Vasquez in District 3  and recently appointed incumbent Anthony Gutierrez and previously appointed challenger Michael McMillan in District 5. Questions posed to the candidates included... […]

today15 January 2015

Earth Matters

Earth Matters / 2014 – The Year in Review

In this week’s edition of Earth Matters, the co-hosts of the program, Nathan Newcomer, Allyson Siwik and Donna Stevens provide a review of conservation efforts in 2014 and what we can look forward to moving into 2015. Among the issues discussed are the Gila River Diversion, 50th Anniversary of the Wilderness Act, Wild & Scenic designation for the Gila River, Travel Management, Hardrock Mining reforms, and USFS Planning Revision. Earth […]

today5 January 2015

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