KNAU and Arizona News

KNAU and Arizona News
8:45 am
Fri May 22, 2009

NPR's Barbara Bradley Hagerty on the Science of Spirituality

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KNAU and Arizona News
5:13 pm
Mon May 18, 2009

State arts funding vulnerable

Flagstaff, AZ – Host intro:
Arizona legislators are strapped with the task of finding 3 billion dollars to close its budget gap. They're considering a solution that would cut 75 percent of state arts funding. Some northern Arizona arts organizations depend on that money and worry about this cut's immediate and long term implications. Arizona Public Radio's Laurel Morales has this report.

SFX: Symphony warms up

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KNAU and Arizona News
2:55 pm
Fri May 15, 2009

Kirkpatrick visits Afghanistan

Flagstaff, AZ – Northern Arizona Congresswoman Ann Kirkpatrick returned this week from a trip to Afghanistan. She was part of a bi-partisan group of women representatives who wanted to spend Mother's Day with troops in Kandahar. She told Arizona Public Radio's Daniel Kraker she also wanted to get an up-close look at the ongoing war.

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KNAU and Arizona News
6:31 am
Wed May 13, 2009

Arizona Senator John McCain Answers KNAU Listener Questions

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KNAU and Arizona News
7:05 am
Fri May 8, 2009

Prescott Couple Bikes Around the World

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KNAU and Arizona News
8:40 am
Tue May 5, 2009

Arizona Pushes "Hands-Only CPR"

Dr. Gordon Ewy demonstrating compression-only CPR.

Flagstaff, AZ – Every day in this country, nearly 800 people die from cardiac arrest. Many of those people could be saved if someone performs CPR. But for a lot of reasons people are often afraid to mainly they don't want to catch anything by giving mouth to mouth. For the past few years Arizona has pushed an alternative form of CPR that only includes chest compressions. Health officials here claim it's not only easier, but more effective.

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KNAU and Arizona News
5:07 pm
Mon May 4, 2009

Teens struggle to find jobs

Flagstaff, AZ – Host intro:
Millions of people have lost their jobs in recent months. And many are doing work they're over qualified for. So as teens look for summer jobs, there's stiff competition. Arizona Public Radio's Laurel Morales stopped by the teen job fair in Flagstaff to bring us this report.

SFX: amby of chatter, music in the distance throughout the piece

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KNAU and Arizona News
4:36 pm
Fri May 1, 2009

Governor Brewer reflects on first 100 days

Phoenix, AZ – Jan Brewer enters her second hundred days this morning as
governor.

Brewer said the biggest change is how much everyone pays
attention to everything she says. It wasn't always that way.
During the 14 years she was a legislator, Brewer would sit in the
back of hearing rooms with colleagues, smoke -- and make various
off-the-cuff comments about issues. No more.

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KNAU and Arizona News
2:51 pm
Fri May 1, 2009

The Adventures of Salt and Soap at Grand Canyon

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KNAU and Arizona News
4:57 pm
Thu April 30, 2009

Rabies rampant in northern Arizona

Flagstaff, AZ – A bobcat walks into a bar. That may sound like the beginning of a joke but this is no laughing matter. In Cottonwood a bobcat with rabies attacked two people inside a bar. And there have been several other incidents of bobcats and foxes attacking people in northern Arizona. Arizona Public Radio's Laurel Morales reports.

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