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2:41 am
Wed January 11, 2006

Arizona farmers experience labor shortage

Yuma, AZ – In cold winter months we often take the vast supply of fresh fruits and vegetables at the supermarket for granted. Much of that produce comes from an area just a few hours south. But the harvest of crops such as lettuce and broccoli is in jeopardy, in part because of new restrictions placed on immigration in the post 9-11 climate. Arizona Public Radio's Laurel Druley reports that Congress is currently considering immigration reform that may - or may not - alleviate the situation.

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Earth Notes
11:33 pm
Tue January 10, 2006

State of the State recap

Governor Janet Napolitano gives her fourth State of the State address.

Flagstaff, AZ – Governor Janet Napolitano vowed Monday to be fiscally responsible with the budget surplus but to also cut taxes, get tough with border security and give both state employees and teachers a pay raise. Arizona Public Radio's Laurel Druley reports.

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Earth Notes
3:02 pm
Mon January 9, 2006

Underwater Christmas Trees

01/09/06 – 2/15:32 Bring up forklift sound

On the shores of Lake Havasu at Partner's Point, two men work under the winter sun, loading an Army-green forklift with Christmas trees. It's an odd sight in a desert landscape virtually devoid of trees. It's also unusual because the trees are being loaded onto, of all things, a boat.

More forklift sound. Fade under sound bite.

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Earth Notes
5:01 pm
Thu January 5, 2006

GOP calls for state employee pay hike

Northern Arizona University

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KNAU and Arizona News
9:22 am
Wed January 4, 2006

Taking aim at eminent domain

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Earth Notes
9:23 am
Tue January 3, 2006

Prescott College retraces Powell expedition

Flagstaff, AZ – "Wow man this is so cool!"

NAU special collections librarian Richard Quartaroli shows the class several Powell related primary documents and maps.

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KNAU and Arizona News
10:13 am
Sat December 31, 2005

Emily, Angel top Arizona names in 2005

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Earth Notes
11:47 am
Fri December 30, 2005

Mohave Generating Station to shut down

Kykotsmovi, AZ – To Vernon Maseyesva, this coming New Year's Day is like another holiday for Hopi people.

AX: This is Independence Day. Independence Day. We cut the umbilical cord to the company store, that has bought out our soul.

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KNAU and Arizona News
8:02 am
Fri December 30, 2005

Lawmaker calls for GPS tracking of convicted felons

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KNAU and Arizona News
12:28 pm
Thu December 29, 2005

State to crack down on air pollution

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