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The biggest money-maker in Hawaiian agriculture is no longer pineapples, or sugar cane.  The biggest thing, Al Jazeera America Science reporter Jacob Ward told KSFR's Dave Marash on HERE AND THERE, is the development of experimental seeds for global farming.  The problem he says are the chemicals sprayed to keep fields of seeds healthy.

Direct download: 37032_News_H-T_HereThere_Ward.mp3
Category:KSFR News -- posted at: 1:20pm MDT

KSFR's Jeremy Zeilik brings you local news at noon. 

Direct download: 073115_37057_NEWS_12pm_10_Newscast.mp3
Category:KSFR News -- posted at: 1:15pm MDT

On a recent episode of KSFR's Santa Fe Radio Cafe, host Mary-Charlotte Domandi presented the third part of her series with the New Mexico Criminal Defense Lawyers Association. She talked to Sheila Lewis, former president of that organization and retired public defender, as well as Barry Porter, criminal defense and civil rights attorney with the Albuquerque firm Burgess and Porter, about the obstacles formerly incarcerated New Mexicans face as they attempt to rebuild their lives. 

 

 

Direct download: 37031_NEWS_Prisons.mp3
Category:KSFR News -- posted at: 1:15pm MDT

In this edition of Equal Time, host Martha Burk turns her attention to the first Republican presidential debate, scheduled to take place in Cleveland, Ohio August 6th. How will contenders handle issues affecting the largest population of American voters--that is, women? 

Direct download: 073115_37033_NEWS_EqualTime.mp3
Category:KSFR News -- posted at: 1:09pm MDT

Friday morning's top news stories from KSFR.

Direct download: 073115-First_News.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:23am MDT

KSFR's Jeremy Zeilik brings you local news at noon. 

Direct download: 073015_37057_NEWS_12pm_10_Newscast.mp3
Category:KSFR News -- posted at: 1:12pm MDT

One of the main topics in last night’s Santa Fe City Council meeting was the approval of a planned senior living facility on Old Pecos Trail. Since the plan was first introduced, it’s drawn criticism from residents of the surrounding neighborhood. Mayor Javier Gonzales cast the tie-breaking vote to approve the facility in the City Council’s July 8th meeting, but told councilors last night he now wants to remand the decision to the Planning Commission. KSFR’s Kate Powell brings us some highlights from the council’s conversation. 

Direct download: 37031_NEWS_CityCouncilJuly30.mp3
Category:KSFR News -- posted at: 1:12pm MDT

The Thoma Art Foundation has been serving the Santa Fe Art Community for many years now with the purpose of shifting perceptions, sparking creativity, and connecting people across cultures. One of the ways that The Thoma Foundation is currently doing this is by bringing rare digital art to their Santa Fe Gallery ART House on 231 Delgado St. KSFR’s Sebastian Huerta went to the Art House to meet with one of The Thoma Foundations Curators, Mira Burack, and learn more about digital art.

Direct download: 37032_News_DigitalArt.mp3
Category:KSFR News -- posted at: 1:10pm MDT

Over the past month, the global price of oil has taken another huge drop, with the price of American oil, the so-called West Texas Intermediate, falling from 60-dollars to below 50-dollars a barrel.  But Janie Chermak, the Chair of the Economics Department at UNM told KSFR's Dave Marash on HERE AND THERE, this might not be the bottom.

Direct download: 37033_NEWS_Chermak.mp3
Category:KSFR News -- posted at: 1:06pm MDT

Thursday morning's top news stories from KSFR.

Direct download: 073015-First_News.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:18am MDT