Michelle Faust http://knau.org en Cesar Chavez Remembered In The Place Of His Birth, Death http://knau.org/post/cesar-chavez-remembered-place-his-birth-death <p>On Monday, President Barack Obama designated the <a href="http://www.chavezfoundation.org/"><u><font color="#0066cc">Cesar Chavez</font></u></a> home in Keene, Calif. as a national monument. The labor and civil rights leader was born in Yuma County, Ariz.</p><p>The farm town of <a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/San_Luis,_Arizona"><u><font color="#0066cc">San Luis</font></u></a>, just south of Yuma, remembers Cesar Chavez well -- with schools, streets and a cultural center named after him.</p> Tue, 09 Oct 2012 00:27:03 +0000 Michelle Faust 21457 at http://knau.org Cesar Chavez Remembered In The Place Of His Birth, Death Marines Killed in Border Helicopter Crash http://knau.org/post/marines-killed-border-helicopter-crash <p>Seven Marines were killed when two helicopters collided&nbsp;near the California, Arizona border.</p><p>At 8 p.m. Wednesday night a mid-air collision claimed the lives of all seven marines aboard the AH-1-W-Cobra and the UH-1-Y-Huey from the Third Marine Airwing based at Miramar Marine Corp Air Station.&nbsp;</p><p>First Lieutenant Maureen Dooley from the third marine aircraft wing says the names of the deceased will be held until their families are notified&hellip;</p> Thu, 23 Feb 2012 12:33:55 +0000 Michelle Faust 9695 at http://knau.org