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2:41 pm
Wed March 2, 2005

House Passes Measure to Limit Payday Loans

Las Cruces, NM – Loans through payday lenders would be limited to $1,000 under a measure passed by the House. Carrie Hamblen reports.

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2:39 pm
Wed March 2, 2005

House Toughens Penalties for Domestic Violence

Las Cruces, NM – The House has voted unanimously to increase penalties and make treatment mandatory for domestic violence offenders. Carrie Hamblen reports.

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2:38 pm
Wed March 2, 2005

House Approves Permit-Fee Increase for Domestic Wells

Las Cruces, NM – The House has approved two separate bills that raise the permit fees for domestic wells and create a strategic water reserve. Carrie Hamblen reports.

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2:36 pm
Wed March 2, 2005

Silver City Rejects Measure to Pay Mayor, Councilors

Las Cruces, NM – Silver City voters rejected a proposal to pay the city's mayor and councilors for attending council meetings. Carrie Hamblen reports.

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Regional
2:34 pm
Wed March 2, 2005

Group Warns Richardson's Tax Cuts Will Cut Jobs

Las Cruces,NM – An organization called New Mexico Voices For Children says Gov. Bill Richardson's tax cuts will mean more lost jobs over the next few years. But the governor's office says the critics are off the mark. Bob Mitchell reports.

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Regional
1:06 pm
Wed March 2, 2005

Shootout Suspects Identified.

Las Cruces, NM – Two of three suspects involved in a foiled bank robbery turned shootout with police have been identified. Bob Mitchell reports.

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Regional
12:30 pm
Tue March 1, 2005

BIA Seeking Public Input on Proposed Jemez Land Acquisition

Las Cruces, NM – The Bureau of Indian Affairs is gathering public comment on the Jemez Pueblo's proposed acquisition of land near Anthony. The tribe plans to build a casino on the land, if acquired. Carrie Hamblen reports.

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Regional
12:25 pm
Tue March 1, 2005

Bill would Notify Parents of Daughter's Abortion

Las Cruces, NM – After a heated debate, the New Mexico Senate has voted to require that parents be told if their underage daughter seeks an abortion. Carrie Hamblen reports.

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11:57 am
Tue March 1, 2005

Las Cruces Teen Charged with Murder

Las Cruces, NM – A Las Cruces teen who allegedly gunned down his girlfriend after an argument has been charged with an open count of murder. Carrie Hamblen reports.

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Regional
4:00 am
Tue March 1, 2005

Increased Moisture Could Bring Early Allergy Season

Las Cruces, NM – A Las Cruces allergist says rain and warmer-than-normal temperatures are bringing an early allergy season to New Mexico. Carrie Hamblen reports.

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Regional
7:16 pm
Mon February 28, 2005

Suspected Bank Robber Shot and Killed by Police

Las Cruces, NM – An armed man suspected in an attempted Santa Teresa bank robbery was shot and killed by police. KRWG's Lindsey Bilovesky reports.

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Regional
1:54 pm
Mon February 28, 2005

Las Cruces Teen Shot and Killed

Las Cruces, NM – A 15-year-old Las Cruces girl is dead after her boyfriend allegedly shot her following an argument. Carrie Hamblen reports.

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Regional
3:54 am
Mon February 28, 2005

Proposed Pentagon Budget Cuts Could Affect Area Businesses

Las Cruces, NM – An Alamogordo business leader says cutting ten F-117-A Stealth Fighters as proposed in the Pentagon's budget would impact the area economy. Carrie Hamblen has more.

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Regional
3:49 am
Mon February 28, 2005

More Money Needed to Fill Holes in U.S.-Mexico Border

Las Cruces, NM – The Department of Homeland Security recently said Al Qaeda has considered infiltrating the U.S. through its southern border. This was not the first time such a statement has been uttered in Washington. As KRWG's Katie Goetz reports, a bipartisan effort in Congress says more funding is necessary to tighten up the border region.

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Regional
3:39 pm
Sun February 27, 2005

Fish & Wildlife Svc. Sued for Allegedly Withholding Information

Las Cruces, NM – An environmental group has filed suit against the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service in federal court in Santa Fe. The group alleges Fish and Wildlife withheld documents the group requested under the Freedom of Information Act.

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Images
4:55 pm
Sat February 26, 2005

Images 2/19/05: Beth O'Leary

On this edition, we talk with NMSU Anthropology professor and member of the Cultural Properties Review Committee, Beth O'Leary.

Las Cruces, NM – First Aired: 2/19/05

On today's Images, we feature an interview with NMSU Anthropology professor and member of the Cultural Properties Review Committee, Beth O'Leary. She talks about the need to preserve the

historical elements in New Mexico communities, the challenges of preserving historical artifacts and sites and balancing rural development and the upcoming Heritage Preservation Month.

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Regional
4:17 pm
Sat February 26, 2005

Vision: More Funding Needed to Fill Holes in U.S.-Mexico Border

Las Cruces, NM – On this edition of Vision, we take a look at a bi-partisan effort to combat the Bush administration's efforts to slash border-patrol resources in our region. Our featured guest is Chairman of the House Committee on Homeland Security Christopher Cox (R). Also on the program: the heroic story of Elfego Baca, a lone New Mexican who held off 80 Texans in a legendary gunfight.

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4:04 pm
Sat February 26, 2005

Free Genetic Testing for New Mexico Children

Las Cruces, NM – The New Mexico Department of Health will soon offer free testing for genetic disorders in children. Officials say the clinic will make such in-depth tests more accessible for New Mexico families. KRWG's Lindsey Bilovesky reports.

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Images
1:23 pm
Sat February 26, 2005

Images 2/12/05: Bob Diven

On this edition, we talk with artist, painter and actor Bob Diven.

Las Cruces, NM – First Aired: 2/12/05

On today?s Images, we feature an interview with artist, painter, actor Bob Diven. Bob spoke about his involvement in the arts community here, his background with the arts Council, his development as an artist and why he had to leave to Denver.

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Regional
4:27 pm
Fri February 25, 2005

Carlsbad Caverns under New Supervision

Las Cruces, NM – A new superintendent has taken over day-to-day operations at Carlsbad Caverns National Park. Carrie Hamblen has more.

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Regional
3:20 pm
Fri February 25, 2005

ACLU Wants Administrative Order Retracted

Las Cruces, NM – State Economic Development Secretary Rick Homans has been asked by the ACLU to retract an administrative order which prohibits employees from visiting the Roundhouse. Carrie Hamblen has more.

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Regional
3:03 pm
Fri February 25, 2005

Antibiotic-Tainted Milk Recalled

Las Cruces, NM – The New Mexico Department of Agriculture says an Albuquerque company has recalled its chocolate milk because of antibiotic residue found in the milk which could cause an allergic reaction. Carrie Hamblen reports.

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Regional
1:37 pm
Fri February 25, 2005

2 Mex!

Las Cruces, NM – KRWG's Stephan Apodaca speaks with Los Angeles HipHop artist and poet 2 Mex.

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1:33 pm
Fri February 25, 2005

2 Mex!

Las Cruces, NM – KRWG's Stephan speaks with Los Angeles HipHop artist and poet 2 Mex

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1:26 pm
Fri February 25, 2005

2 Mex!

Las Cruces, NM – KRWG's Stephan speaks with Los Angeles HipHop artist and poet 2 Mex

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1:26 pm
Fri February 25, 2005

2 Mex!

Las Cruces, NM – KRWG's Stephan speaks with Los Angeles HipHop artist and poet 2 Mex

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Regional
1:26 pm
Fri February 25, 2005

2 Mex!

2 Mex!

Las Cruces, NM – KRWG's Stephan speaks with Los Angeles HipHop artist and poet 2 Mex

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Regional
7:27 pm
Thu February 24, 2005

More Border Patrol Agents Coming to NM

Las Cruces, NM – Federal officials say that the number of border patrol agents in New Mexico will be increased. Carrie Hamblen has more.

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Regional
7:22 pm
Thu February 24, 2005

Mexican Lower House Approves Voting for Mexican Ex-Patriates

Las Cruces, NM – Mexico's lower house of Congress has overwhelmingly approved a measure which allows Mexican citizens living abroad to vote in the nation's presidential elections next year. Carrie Hamblen reports.

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Images
4:55 pm
Thu February 24, 2005

Images 1/30/05: Paula Geisler

On this edition, we talk with Paula Geisler, director of the McCray Gallery in Silver City and a member of the Mimbres Region Arts Council

Images 1/30/05: Paula Geisler

Las Cruces, NM – First Aired: 1/30/05

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