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4:30 pm
Mon April 19, 2004

King Of The Cash? Not So Fast Says Steinborn.

Las Cruces, NM – The primary race between two Democrats wishing to face Republican Congressman Steve Pearce is becoming more defined as victories in ballot position and fundraising are declared. KRWG's Michael Olson has more on how Gary King and Jeff Steinborn are casting themselves in the race for New Mexico's 2nd Congressional District

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3:02 pm
Mon April 19, 2004

NM-02 Democrat Primary Candidate Jeff Steinborn

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Las Cruces, NM – Vision host Greg Bloom interviews former Bingaman field representative Jeff Steinborn on his bid to represent the citizens of New Mexico's 2nd Congressional District.

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9:14 am
Mon April 19, 2004

NM-02 Democrat Primary Candidate Gary King

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Las Cruces, NM – Vision host Greg Bloom interviews former State Legislator Gary King on his bid to represent the citizens of New Mexico's 2nd Congressional District.

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9:27 am
Fri April 16, 2004

School of the Americas

Las Cruces, NM – Host Greg Bloom interviews the founder of School of America's Watch Father Ray Bougois. The two discuss current U.S. policy impacts on Latin America. Cultural correspondent Emily Guerra speaks with Shed No Tears author Ollie Morgan.

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4:34 pm
Wed April 14, 2004

NM Supreme Court considers 2 appearance-related changes

Las Cruces, NM – The glare from bright, shiny handcuffs in the courtoom may be dimmed if the New Mexico Supreme Court revises its rules. As Katie Goetz reports, the change - although not new - is based as much on psychology as practicality.

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2:24 pm
Wed April 14, 2004

Phelps-Dodge Sets $270 Aside for Eventual Mine Closure

Las Cruces, NM – The mine has been operated by P-D for about 35 years.The New Mexico Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources Dept. approved the company's plan for eventual restoration.

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1:41 pm
Wed April 14, 2004

Ad hoc committee chair says more public input needed.

Las Cruces, NM – Last year, N.M.S.U. Government Professor Lesley DeNardis met with city officials in an attempt to map out a strategic, long-range, comprehensive plan for the city. The brainstorming between DeNardis and city officials led to the formation of five separate ad hoc committees. One of the committee chairs, Mike Beckett, discusses his thoughts and frustrations with serving on such a committee.

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11:54 am
Wed April 14, 2004

After Caucuses NM Dem Leaders Get Behind Kerry

Las Cruces, NM – After supporting a handful of various presidential candidates during the caucuses New Mexico's Democratic leadership has lined up behind their presumed nominee John Kerry. As KRWG's Michael Olson reports that while a unified Democratic Party should make things easier for the Massachusetts Senator other significant challenges persist.

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10:44 am
Sat April 10, 2004

New Voters' Project

Las Cruces, NM – NEW MEXICO IS ONE OF THE STATES NARROWLY LOST BY PRESIDENT BUSH IN THE LAST PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION AND NOW IT'S ONE OF THE STATES BEING TARGETED BY A GRASSROOTS EFFORT TO MOBILIZE ONE OF THE LARGEST POPULATIONS OF PROSPECTIVE VOTERS.

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1:53 pm
Fri April 9, 2004

NM's wolf recovery program changed...administratively

Las Cruces, NM – The battle surrounding the Mexican Gray Wolf Recovery Program in the Southwest is decades old. As Katie Goetz reports, a recent change in paperwork has the pro-wolf community applauding, while another stakeholder is doubtful the news will produce any changes.

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3:05 pm
Thu April 8, 2004

Border environmental office to open in Dona Ana County.

Las Cruces, NM – New Mexico Environment Director Ron Curry visited Las Cruces today (Thursday) to field questions and comments from Dona Ana County residents. He also said a new field office will open in Dona Ana County within 90 days. Bob Mitchell reports.

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11:52 am
Thu April 8, 2004

2nd Congressional Dem Primary Candidate Steinborn

Las Cruces, NM – Vision host Greg Bloom has a conversation with Jeff Steinborn who is running against Gary King in the Democratic Primary for New Mexico's 2nd Congressional District.

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9:12 am
Thu April 8, 2004

Environmental border office to open in Las Cruces

Las Cruces, NM – New Mexico Environment Department Secretary Ron Curry was in Las Cruces today (Thursday) to field questions and comments from Dona Ana County residents. He also said more help is on the way for this growing part of the state.

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2:49 pm
Tue April 6, 2004

Dona Ana County's audit in the clear

Las Cruces, NM – The investigation into Dona Ana County's audit has slowed to a near halt. Katie Goetz reports on how the state auditor's office and the firm that performs the audits for the county have resolved the issue.

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1:35 pm
Mon April 5, 2004

Pearce praises Medicare reform bill.

Las Cruces, NM – U.S. Congressman Steve Pearce visited Las Cruces today (Monday) to praise the recently-passed Medicare reform bill and to answer questions. Bob Mitchell reports...

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3:41 pm
Sat April 3, 2004

DWI advocate says more police visibility needed.

Las Cruces, NM – While families and friends continue to grieve over last Thursday morning's tragedy on Interstate Ten, a D.W.I. advocate says more law enforcement visibility is needed.

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10:27 am
Sat April 3, 2004

D.W.I. advocate wants more police visibility.

Las Cruces, NM – While families and friends continue to grieve over last Thursday morning's tragedy on Interstate Ten, a D.W.I. advocate says more law enforcement visibility is needed.

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2:43 pm
Fri April 2, 2004

Las Cruces Wins Another National Award

Las Cruces, NM – Sports Illustrated Magazine has named Las Cruces the New Mexico Sports Town of the Year as part of the magazine's 50th anniversary celebration.

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2:13 pm
Thu April 1, 2004

Richardson Visit to Las Cruces Aims to Boost Downtown

Las Cruces, NM – New Meixco Gov. Bill Richardson spent the day in Las Cruces highlighting capital outlay commitments to revitalize the downtown mall. As KRWG's Michael Olson reports some legislators think Richardson is allowing partisanship to get in the way of what is good for the Southern New Mexico.

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12:26 pm
Fri March 26, 2004

Cruces Pilot Recycling Program Will Kick It Curbside

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11:12 am
Fri March 26, 2004

Many NMSU students still unaware of new president.

Las Cruces, NM – Even though the NMSU Board of Regents picked the university's new president on Monday, Spring Break has precluded many students from knowing who the regents picked.

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10:46 am
Fri March 26, 2004

House GOPers Pass Budget, NM Reps. At Odds

Las Cruces, NM – On Capitol Hill, House Republicans have pushed through a $2.4 trillion budget. Congressman Steve Pearce, a Republican from New Mexico, says for now the deficit will need to continue and will lead to economic growth.

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10:26 am
Fri March 26, 2004

Many NMSU students still unaware of new president.

Las Cruces, NM – Even though the NMSU Board of Regents picked the university's new president on Monday, Spring Break has precluded many students from knowing who the regents picked.

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3:19 pm
Thu March 25, 2004

NM-02 Partisans Clash Over Future of Medicare

Las Cruces, NM – About the only thing that congressional Democrats and Republicans can agree on with current Medicare legislation is that aging baby boomers are the biggest challenge the insurance program has ever seen. KRWG's Michael Olson reports that the massive piece of legislation raises key differences between the Republican and Democrat approach to health care

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1:22 pm
Wed March 17, 2004

NMSU presidential candidate Martin visits

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Las Cruces, NM – All five of the final candidates for the next president of New Mexico State University have visited the campus. As Katie Goetz reports, Michael Martin spoke of his experiences - good and bad - to an audience of faculty, staff, and students.

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4:27 pm
Mon March 15, 2004

New Mexico Democratic Party Chair resigns.

Las Cruces, NM – The chair of the state's Democratic Party has resigned.

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2:52 pm
Mon March 15, 2004

NMSU Pres. Search: Michael Martin An Aggressive Leader

Las Cruces, NM – University of Florida's Dr. Michael Martin is in the vetting process to become NMSU's next president. He brings extensive experience from land-grant institutions.

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2:12 pm
Mon March 15, 2004

NMSU Pres. Search: Michael Martin An Aggressive Leader

Las Cruces, NM – University of Florida's Dr. Michael Martin is in the vetting process to become NMSU's next president. He brings extensive experience from land-grant institutions.

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1:30 pm
Mon March 15, 2004

NMSU presidential candidate Ringeisen visits

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Las Cruces, NM – The third of five candidates to visit the campus of New Mexico State University, Richard Ringeisen prides himself on being a consensus builder and proven fund raiser.

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12:12 pm
Sat March 13, 2004

NMSU presidential candidate Guerrero visits

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Las Cruces, NM – The second of five final candidates to visit the campus of New Mexico State University, Tito Guerrero says he's a product of the land-grant institution and has a strong appreciation for diversity.

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