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Silver City Report

Thursdays at 8:45am and 6:44pm

Join us every Thursday for The Silver City Report, with guests from the Silver City Daily Press.

Catch up on the most important stories in Silver City, Grant County, and the region every Thursday on Morning Edition and All Things Considered.

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Silver City Report

Sep 19, 2018


Silver City Report

Sep 12, 2018


Silver City Report

Aug 29, 2018

Time now for the Silver City Report with Edmundo Resendez and Silver City Daily Press and Independent reporters, CP Thompson and Ben Fischer. This week, a historic landmark – W Mountain will no longer display the big W, William Perkins has been appointed to the 6th Judicial Court, Roque Garcia returns to Silver City to head a mental health provider, looking for reporter interns for the county fair, the Taste of Downtown is this weekend, and the Gem and Mineral Show is this weekend.  

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Silver City Report

Aug 22, 2018

Time now for the Silver City Report with Edmundo Resendez and Silver City Daily Press and Independent reporter, Ben Fischer. This week, a guilty verdict in the trial of Bradley Farrington, Grant County Commission voted to oppose F-16 training over the Gila National Forest, the New Mexico CAP Entity met to vote for fund transfer, and Silver City-Grant County Has Talent event takes place on Saturday.     

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Silver City Report

Aug 15, 2018

Time now for the Silver City Report with Edmundo Resendez and Silver City Daily Press and Independent reporter, Ben Fischer and editor, Christine Steele. This week, a group of business leaders have signed a petition to stop proposed F16 flights over the Gila National Forest, the forest service is looking for input on controversial measures, and the Bradley Farrington trial started this week with a star witness missing.    

Silver City Report

Aug 1, 2018

Time now for the Silver City Report with Edmundo Resendez and Silver City Daily Press and Independent editor, Christine Steele. This week, an investigation on Nova Clean who has had their contract renewed to clean area waterways, the Judicial Nomination Commission has nominated an area attorney for the 6th Judicial Court, and artist Tim Reid is moving and taking his artwork with him.   

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Silver City Report

Jul 25, 2018

Time now for the Silver City Report with Edmundo Resendez and Silver City Daily Press and Independent editor, Christine Steele and reporter, Ben Fischer. This week, a Mimbres woman has gone missing in Montana and may be in danger, the county has voted to keep the hospital in country hands, and the county also voted to replace Boutique Air from its airport.  

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Silver City Report

Jul 18, 2018

Time now for the Silver City Report with Edmundo Resendez and Silver City Daily Press and Independent reporter, Ben Fischer and editor, Christine Steele. This week, the NEPA meetings wrapped up with more questions regarding the Gila Diversion Project, the county votes on Thursday on whether they will sell the hospital, a woman accused of embezzlement is likely to receive a pre-prosecution deal, and the first annual Silver City Wine Festival wrapped up. 

Silver City Report

Jul 11, 2018

Time now for the Silver City Report with Edmundo Resendez and Silver City Daily Press and Independent reporter, Ben Fischer. This week, an update on Gila Diversion with NEPA meetings in Arizona and the inaugural wine festival in Silver City. 

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Silver City Report

Jul 4, 2018

Time now for the Silver City Report with Edmundo Resendez and Silver City Daily Press and Independent reporter, Ben Fischer. This week, an update on Gila Diversion with a NEPA meeting in Albuquerque, a CAP entity meeting in Silver City with 6 more to follow, a local manufacturer has received LEDA money to grow its business.   

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Silver City Report

Jun 27, 2018

Time now for the Silver City Report with Edmundo Resendez and Silver City Daily Press and Independent editor, Christine Steele. This week, a fire in the Glenwood area caused a power outage, high recycling costs have cause Silver City to stop accepting most recycling, and a man was found dead and Crime Stoppers is offering a reward.  

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Silver City Report

Jun 20, 2018

Time now for the Silver City Report with Edmundo Resendez and Silver City Daily Press and Independent reporter, Ben Fischer. This week, a protest in El Paso regarding child separation, an update on Gila Diversion an impact study is being conducted, and Silver Consolidated has decided to hire arm guards for their schools. 

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Silver City Report

Jun 13, 2018

Time now for the Silver City Report with Edmundo Resendez and Silver City Daily Press and Independent editor, Christine Steele. This week, Francesca Estevez the district attorney pleads guilty on the eve of her trial and Grant County Commissioners met to discuss the future of Gila Regional Medical Center. 

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Silver City Report

Jun 6, 2018

Time now for the Silver City Report with Edmundo Resendez and Silver City Daily Press and Independent reporter, Ben Fischer and editor, Christine Steele. This week, a wrap up on the election and Gila National Forest is under stage 2 fire restrictions.

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Silver City Report

May 30, 2018

Time now for the Silver City Report with Edmundo Resendez and Silver City Daily Press and Independent editor, Christine Steele and reporter CP Thompson. This week, the trial of the district attorney is moving forward, the Las Cruces Sun-News is shutting its doors in Silver City, a bear attack in the Gila National Forest, and the Silver City Blues Festival was held this past weekend.  

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Silver City Report

May 23, 2018

Time now for the Silver City Report with Edmundo Resendez and Silver City Daily Press and Independent reporter Ben Fischer and editor, Christine Steele. This week, Opportunity High School is being shut down, Virus Theatre Group is opening up a new season, the Silver City police chief is retiring, candidate forums are taking place, and the Silver City Blues Festival is this weekend.  

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Silver City Report

May 16, 2018

Time now for the Silver City Report with Edmundo Resendez and Silver City Daily Press and Independent editor, Christine Steele and reporters CP Thompson and Ben Fischer. This week, the case of Filemon Varela Jr. returned a not guilty verdict, WNMU just completed a salary study and an update on Gila Regional Medical Center. 

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Silver City Report

May 9, 2018

Time now for the Silver City Report with Edmundo Resendez and Silver City Daily Press and Independent editor, Christine Steele and reporter Ben Fischer. This week, the case of Filemon Varela Jr. finally went to trial after a five-year delay, a 130-year-old church in Pinos Altos reopened. an update on Gila Regional Medical Center and Freeport McMoran released its first quarter financial report. 

Silver City Report

May 2, 2018

Time now for the Silver City Report with Edmundo Resendez and Silver City Press and Independent reporters, Ben Fischer and CP Thompson. This week, an update on Gila Regional Medical Center and a movie filmed in Silver City had its premiere at the Newport Film festival this weekend. 

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Silver City Report

Apr 25, 2018

Time now for the Silver City Report with Edmundo Resendez and Silver City Press and Independent reporters, Christine Steele and Ben Fischer. This week, latest developments in the trial of the district attorney, Francesca Estevez, an update on Gila Regional Medical Center, and the Continental Divide Trail Days takes place this weekend. 

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Silver City Report

Apr 18, 2018

Time now for the Silver City Report with Edmundo Resendez and Silver City Press and Independent reporter, Ben Fischer. This week, a local non-profit that serves people with developmental disabilities is closing, Fort Bayard is getting AmeriCorps volunteers to come and clean it up, an update on the upcoming election, and Tour of the Gila is this week.  

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Silver City Report

Apr 11, 2018

Time now for the Silver City Report with Edmundo Resendez and Silver City Press and Independent reporter, Christine Steele. This week, the trial of a woman accused of murder ended this week with the woman being found not guilty of assault instead of murder and a teacher accused of having sex with a student got sentenced to probation and does not have to register as a sex offender.       

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Silver City Report

Apr 4, 2018

Time now for the Silver City Report with Edmundo Resendez and Silver City Press and Independent reporter, Christine Steele. This week, follow up and more details about last week’s story about how Gila Regional Medical Center is being shopped around to be sold.      

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Silver City Report

Mar 28, 2018

Time now for the Silver City Report with Edmundo Resendez and Silver City Press and Independent reporter, Christine Steele. This week, Silver City schools have approved for a position of chief coordinator but don’t have the funds to pay for it, a March for Our Lives protest was held this Saturday, and Gila Regional Medical Center is being shopped around.     

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Silver City Report

Mar 21, 2018

Silver City Report

Mar 14, 2018

Time now for the Silver City Report with Edmundo Resendez and Silver City Press and Independent reporter, Ben Fischer. This week, it was filing day in Grant County for the upcoming election. Find out who is running for office, the hospital board met with physicians to discuss the possibility of selling the hospital, the US Air Force had a public meeting about flights over the Gila, and the State Supreme Court ruled to uphold the Copper Rule.    

Silver City Report

Mar 7, 2018

Time now for the Silver City Report with Edmundo Resendez and Silver City Press and Independent reporter, Ben Fischer. This week, it was election day in Grant County. Races included two seats in Silver City town council, Bayard Municipal Judge, Hurley Mayor, and two council seats in Santa Clara.  

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Silver City Report

Feb 28, 2018

Time now for the Silver City Report with Edmundo Resendez and Silver City Press and Independent reporters, Christine Steele and Ben Fischer. This week, the trial of the police officer accused of murdering his ex-wife ends in a mistrial, the local school districts respond to gun threats, a touring Black History Month exhibit is robbed, an investigation into a town employee accused of emblazonment, and the long term former mayor of Hurley passed away.      

Silver City Report

Feb 21, 2018

Time now for the Silver City Report with Edmundo Resendez and Silver City Press and Independent reporters, Ben Fischer and Christine Steele. This week, candidate forums for the upcoming local elections, the 7th annual Natural History of the Gila Symposium, a historic building in downtown caught fire, a gas leak near the WNMU campus delayed the start of games.  

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Silver City Report

Feb 14, 2018

Time now for the Silver City Report with Edmundo Resendez and Silver City Press and Independent reporters, Christine Steele and Ben Fischer. This week, former district attorney Francesca Estevez has been hired by WNMU, Gila Regional Medical Center has hired a CFO, the $1.98 Show takes place this weekend, and Territorial Charter Day takes place on Saturday.  

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