KNAU and Arizona News

KNAU and Arizona News
3:01 pm
Fri September 18, 2009

AZ Doctor Flies To The Rescue: Relief for Hurricane Jimena Victims

Roadside along Laguna San Ignacio damaged by Hurricane Jimena
Michael Collier

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KNAU and Arizona News
12:56 pm
Fri September 18, 2009

Major study shows Arctic temperature rise

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KNAU and Arizona News
11:58 am
Thu September 17, 2009

Brewer talks about religion's role in her political life

Phoenix, AZ – Governor Jan Brewer said there's more than a political reason she
is the governor.

Brewer became the state's chief executive in January after Janet
Napolitano quit to take a job in the Obama administration. The
new governor said she inherited many, many problems, notably the
largest deficit on a per capita basis of any state in the nation.

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KNAU and Arizona News
7:17 am
Thu September 17, 2009

Young Bull Rider Wins Big At Navajo Nation Rodeo

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KNAU and Arizona News
2:57 pm
Mon September 14, 2009

Flagstaff Army Ranger Contributes to Tillman's Story

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KNAU and Arizona News
9:28 am
Fri September 11, 2009

Growing Green Energy in Arizona

Arizona Corporation Commission Chairwoman Kris Mayes

Flagstaff, AZ – Over the past year dozens of wind farms and solar plants have been proposed across Arizona, and new solar panels and wind turbines are powering homes across the state. Arizona Public Radio's Daniel Kraker caught up with Kris Mayes at the Southwest Renewable Energy Conference in Flagstaff. Mayes chairs the Arizona Corporation Commission, which regulates the state's electric utilities. She says the growth in renewable energy in the southwest is being driven largely by state policy.

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KNAU and Arizona News
8:31 am
Fri September 11, 2009

First-time Author Explores Long Relationship Between The Santa Fe Railway And Route 66

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KNAU and Arizona News
12:31 pm
Thu September 10, 2009

Small wind not so small

Flagstaff, AZ – Not too long ago homeowners wanting to save money and shrink their carbon footprint installed solar panels. Now small wind turbines are sprouting up all over the country. More and more people are buying wind turbines as federal and state tax credits make them more economical. And northern Arizona has become a center for the small wind industry. Arizona Public Radio's Laurel Morales has the latest installment of KNAU's week-long series "Going Green."

SFX: wind chime

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KNAU and Arizona News
2:42 pm
Wed September 9, 2009

More neighbors to renewable energy projects mean more complaints

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KNAU and Arizona News
2:06 pm
Tue September 8, 2009

Navajo look to sun to help power the rez

Tuba City, AZ – On the Navajo Nation, nearly 20,000 households still live without electricity. And small scale solar and wind systems are often their only option. Arizona Public Radio's Daniel Kraker looks at a Navajo program trying to power the remote corners of the reservation.

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