KNAU and Arizona News

KNAU and Arizona News
3:23 am
Fri February 22, 2008

Rick Renzi Indicted

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Northern Arizona Congressman Rick Renzi was indicted today on charges of extortion, wire fraud and money laundering in a scam involving a land swap. He's also accused of illegally funding his first run for Congress. Arizona Public Radio's Daniel Kraker reports.

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KNAU and Arizona News
9:37 am
Mon February 18, 2008

Flagstaff's Famous Hoop Dancer

Nakotah LaRance at the 18th annual World Hoop Dancing Championship at the Heard Museum in Phoenix.

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Earlier this month more than 60 Native American dancers from across North America converged on the Heard Museum in Phoenix for the annual world championship hoop dance contest. Part dance, part sport, part cultural showcase, the event drew more than 10,000 spectators. One of the star competitors was a Flagstaff teen who's parlayed hoop dancing fame into a budding Hollywood career. From KNAU's Indian Country News Bureau, Daniel Kraker reports.

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KNAU and Arizona News
2:15 am
Sat February 16, 2008

Flagstaff's Hybrid Electric Bus

February 14, 2008 – Arizona's first hybrid electric buses are on Flagstaff's roadways. They're powered by an internal combustion engine and the GM Allison hybrid system. Flagstaff transportation officials say the buses are fuel efficient and quiet.

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KNAU and Arizona News
12:54 am
Fri January 25, 2008

Surgical Robot at FMC

Flagstaff, AZ – Surgeons at Flagstaff medical center have a new tool called the da Vinci Surgical System. One week ago it was used to perform the first robotic surgery in the region. Arizona Public Radio's Theresa Bierer has the story.

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KNAU and Arizona News
2:13 am
Mon January 7, 2008

NAU Runner Caught in Kenya Violence

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KNAU and Arizona News
9:46 am
Wed January 2, 2008

Working for a Flagstaff homeless shelter

KNAU and Arizona News
3:34 am
Thu December 20, 2007

Feds weigh changes to Mexican wolf program

KNAU and Arizona News
10:01 pm
Mon December 17, 2007

Biking for a Constitution

KNAU and Arizona News
11:00 pm
Tue December 11, 2007

Interview: A Reporter's Account of the Snowmaking Hearing

The San Francisco Peaks in winter

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KNAU and Arizona News
10:47 pm
Tue December 11, 2007

Snowmaking Reconsidered by 9th Circuit Court

Opponents of snowmaking marched to the federal courthouse in Pasadena, California, where the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals reheard arguments in the legal battle over a plan to use treated wastewater to make snow on the San Francisco Peaks.
Raul Roa, San Gabriel Valley Tribune

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The Arizona Snowbowl opens tomorrow after being blanketed with several feet of natural snow. Yesterday, in Pasadena, the 9th circuit court of appeals heard arguments in the latest chapter in the ski area's longstanding legal effort to make artificial snow using reclaimed wastewater. Arizona Public Radio's Daniel Kraker reports.

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