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AG: Disclosure By New Mexico Dioceses 'Insufficient' So Far

New Mexico’s three Roman Catholic dioceses have begun the process of turning over thousands of records related to priest sex abuse and cover-up.

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#MeToo And The 2018 Election

Let’s Talk New Mexico 10/11 8am: A record number of women are running for elected office across the country this year and we’ll look at how the national conversation about sexual assault and misconduct is playing into this year’s politics. Is 2018 going to be the next "Year of the Woman"? Are you satisfied with what you are hearing from women candidates this year? Do you know women who’ve decided to get political now because of sexual violence and discrimination? We’d like to hear from you. Email LetsTalk@kunm.org , tweet #LetsTalkNM, or call in live during the show.

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Weather Report: Sunshine Days

The Children's Hour, Sat. 10/13 9a: Kerry Jones from the National Weather Service will join us to talk about the weather. New Mexico is forecast to continue to get unlimited sunshine capable of producing limitless solar energy. Find out all about it with our friends from the New Mexico Solar Energy Association.

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Interview With Dr. Mariano Morales And Latin Grammy Awardee Néstor Torres

Puerto Rican ar tist Mariano Morales spoke with Raíces hostess Cristina Baccin about a special concert dedicated to the people of Puerto Rico. Latin Grammy Award-winning flutist Néstor Torres joined in the conversation from Barbados. Music as an empowering tool and the embrace that Puerto Rican music and culture offers are some of the topics of this joyful conversation. There will be a rare opportunity to enjoy the talent of Puerto Rican and Cuban musicians, such as Yosmel Montejo, Josiel...

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Eric J. García: "Portraits of U.S. Hypocrisy"

With his sharp pen and observational prowess, the Chicano artist Eric J. García brings into focus social criticism regarding discrimination and the double standards in American society with courage and empathy. In this interview hosted by Cristina Baccin , Mr. García speaks about what inspired him to publish this compilation of works in the recently released book "Drawing on anger", published by the Ohio State University Press . Raised in the South Valley of Albuquerque, he r eceived his BFA...

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US States Agree On Plan To Manage Overtaxed Colorado RiverAssociated Press

Seven Southwestern U.S. states that depend on the overtaxed Colorado River, including New Mexico, say they have reached tentative agreements on how to manage the waterway amid an unprecedented drought.

The last day to register to vote in the Nov. 6, 2018 election is Tuesday Oct. 9, 2018. It's an easy and simple way to get involved in the political process.

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When is the deadline to register to vote in the Nov. 6, 2018 election?

The deadline to register to vote in New Mexico this year is Oct. 9, 2018. You can register online, in person or by mail.

Who is eligible to vote?

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Netflix Chooses New Mexico For New Us Production Hub - By Susan Montoya Bryan, Associated Press

Netflix has chosen New Mexico as the site of a new U.S. production hub and is negotiating to buy an existing multimillion-dollar studio complex in the state's largest city.

Kavanaugh Vote Reverberates In New Mexico Senate Race – By Morgan Lee, Associated Press

The Libertarian and Republican challengers in New Mexico's three-way U.S. Senate race voiced support Friday for the confirmation of Judge Brett Kavanaugh, as the Senate closed in on a final vote.

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He grew up fascinated by the radio towers and power lines that dot the landscape of Northern New Mexico.  In high school, he was drawn to welding.  And today, as an artist, he continues to work in metal, creating sculptures that are intricate and delicate, but also imposing and mysterious.  Hernan Gomez Chavez is showing his new work this month at the Santa Fe gallery, OTA Contemporary, on Canyon Road.

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University Of New Mexico Police Get 13 Percent Pay RaiseAssociated Press

While most University of New Mexico employees received 1 percent raises, campus police got a 13 percent increase in pay under the administration's new agreement with the university police union.

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The Senate is taking a procedural vote on whether or not to move Judge Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court nomination forward. Watch the proceedings on the Senate floor live.

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New Mexico Relaxes Occupational License Requirements, Fees – Associated Press

New Mexico's Republican governor is ordering state agencies and boards to reduce requirements for occupational licenses in dozens of fields.

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Prosecutor Says Teen Suspect In Library Shooting To Plead GuiltyAssociated Press

Authorities say a teenager who opened fire at a rural New Mexico library last year has signed an agreement saying he will plead guilty. The August 2017 shooting killed two librarians and injured four others.

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Debate Highlights Three-Way Senate Race, New Mexico Touts Tourism As Key Economic Driver

Debate Highlights Three-Way Senate Race In New Mexico -Associated Press Three candidates for a U.S. Senate seat in New Mexico are preparing for their first public debate after the start of early voting.

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Interpreter Training Program Aims To Foster N.M. Industry

When a hospital or doctor’s office sees a patient who doesn’t speak English, federal law requires the institution to hire an interpreter. But the need for professional language services in New Mexico far exceeds the supply. An Albuquerque organization, Valley Community Interpreters (VCI) , is hoping to change that.

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