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State Capitol News
3:05 am
Mon June 9, 2008

Longtime Snowflake Senator Jake Flake Dies

Phoenix, AZ – State senator Jake Flake died Sunday at his home. Arizona Public Radio's Howard Fischer reports.

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State Capitol News
3:08 am
Fri June 6, 2008

Prospect of Life without Napolitano worries some Dems

Phoenix, AZ – The possibility that Janet Napolitano could become part of an
Obama administration is giving some Democrats heartburn. Arizona
Public Radio's Howard Fischer explains.

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KNAU and Arizona News
8:50 am
Thu June 5, 2008

LCV Endorses Ann Kirkpatrick

Flagstaff, AZ – INTRO
The League of Conservation voters today endorsed Flagstaff attorney and state representative Ann Kirkpatrick for Congress. Arizona Public Radio's Theresa Bierer reports.

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Earth Notes
4:18 am
Wed June 4, 2008

Earth Notes - Saving Snags

A ponderosa pine snag near Camp Navajo, west of Flagstaff. Standing dead trees, or snags, are considered an integral habitat component of cavity-nesting birds and other wildlife in the coniferous forests of the southwestern United States.

Flagstaff, AZ – Standing, dead trees are important wildlife habitat in the southwest. That's part of the reason why logging them after fires and bark beetle outbreaks has proved so controversial.

State Capitol News
10:28 pm
Thu May 29, 2008

Transit tax may go to voters

Phoenix, AZ – Voters may get a choice in November of exactly how much they want
to tax themselves for transit improvements -- and for which
projects. Arizona Public Radio's Howard Fischer explains.

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KNAU and Arizona News
11:00 pm
Wed May 28, 2008

Cowboy Junkies Frontwoman Reflects on "Trinity Revisited"

Margo Timmins of The Cowboy Junkies

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State Capitol News
10:33 pm
Wed May 28, 2008

Legislature and Governor still can't agree on budget

Phoenix, AZ – The top Republican legislators met this morning with Governor Janet Napolitano in efforts to finally enact a new state budget. Arizona Public Radio's Howard Fischer reports.


There are now less than five weeks until the new budget year
begins with no agreement between the Republican-controlled
Legislature and the Democrat governor. Senate President Tim Bee
said after the meeting he recognizes the time constraints.

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Earth Notes
12:14 am
Wed May 28, 2008

Earth Notes - Antibacterial soaps

Flagstaff, AZ – Earth Notes: Antibacterial Soaps

It's one of the most time-honored steps to good health: washing your hands. When you soap up, foam made up of fatty acids and sodium hydroxide sticks to dirt, oil and bacteria, allowing them to be rinsed away. But these days many soaps contain other, more problematic ingredients.

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KNAU and Arizona News
4:33 am
Sun May 25, 2008

Mapping the Zuni Culture

A:shiwi A:wan Museum and Heritage Center Director Jim Enote

Flagstaff, AZ – HOST INTRO:

The Zuni Festival of Arts and Culture returns to the Museum of Northern Arizona this weekend after a four year hiatus. It's a collaboration with the A:shiwi A:wan Museum and Heritage Center at Zuni Pueblo. Arizona Public Radio's Daniel Kraker sat down with the center's director, Jim Enote.

HOST OUTRO:

Jim Enote speaks today at the Zuni Festival of Arts and Culture, from 9 to 5 at the Museum of Northern Arizona in Flagstaff.

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State Capitol News
10:39 pm
Thu May 22, 2008

Home values continue slide

Phoenix, AZ – If you think your house is worth less now than it was last year, you're right. Arizona Public Radio's Howard Fischer explains.

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