KNAU and Arizona News

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.

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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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KNAU and Arizona News
4:53 pm
Tue April 28, 2009

Remembering Doctor John Caskey

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KNAU and Arizona News
10:15 pm
Sun April 26, 2009

Wildfire Awareness Week

Flagstaff, AZ –
The Flagstaff Fire Department and Ponderosa Fire Advisory Council (PFAC)Spring Firewise Campaign is underway through May 2nd. There are several activities in Flagstaff,including a Firewise Landscaping Contest, a 31- cent Scoop Night at Baskin Robbins, a demonstration work day at Riordan Mansion State Historic Park, and other various forms of public outreach.

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KNAU and Arizona News
4:47 pm
Sun April 26, 2009

Landmark forest thinning deal reached

Flagstaff, AZ – Environmental groups and a logging company have reached an
agreement that may be nothing short of unprecedented.

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KNAU and Arizona News
4:48 am
Fri April 24, 2009

Flagstaff writer reaches new audience

Flagstaff, AZ – Flagstaff magazine editor Seth Muller is writing for a new audience - eight to twelve year olds. In The Mockingbird's Manual a young Navajo girl takes us on an insightful adventure. It's the first in a series called Keepers of the Wind Claw Chronicles. Muller will read from his new book at the Northern Arizona Book Festival April 25. He told Arizona Public Radio's Laurel Morales about how he became inspired to write for a younger audience.

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KNAU and Arizona News
10:56 pm
Thu April 23, 2009

Alberto Rios on Rethinking the Border

Flagstaff, AZ – Host Intro:

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