Monthly Archives: October 2012

Community Calendar / 17 October 2012

EARLY VOTING is taking place NOW at the Grant County Clerk’s office and weekdays through November 2 from 8am – 5 pm, and on Saturday November 3. Early voting begins at the Bayard Community Center on Saturday, October 20 and … Continue reading

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Earth Matters / Michael Robinson & Jaguar Critical Habitat

Environmental Challenges are legion but some are more obscure than others. A particularly poignant case is the matter of the jaguar in Southwest New Mexico. Hunted to a point approaching extermination, they have maintained themselves in the southern part of … Continue reading

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Community Spotlight / The Volunteer Center

The Volunteer Center has become one of the most active and successful non-profits in our region and has taken the bull by the horns on the issue of nutrition and food security. Carolyn Smith speaks with its Executive Director, Alicia … Continue reading

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Messin’ With Herbs / 15 October 2012

Monica Rude and Naava Koenigsberg discuss fall gardening activities including planting cover crops, oats, fall greens, larkspur, flax, chamomile; drying & storing herbs and seed saving. Regarding herb use, they discuss making an herbal shampoo with larkspur for head lice, … Continue reading

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Men Speak Out Against Domestic Violence – Ron Hall

The recordings in this series are of men in our community that have come forward to stand and Speak Out Against Domestic Violence.  Some are figures well known in the community for their ongoing civic commitments, some have held elective … Continue reading

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Community Calendar / 9 October 2012

Tuesday October 9th 2012 First Day of Early Voting Free round-trip ride to the Grant County Clerk’s Office on Tuesday, October 9; Thursday, October 11; Tuesday, October 16; and Thursday, October 18.  Phone Corre Caminos one to two days before … Continue reading

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Community Spotlight / WNMU Eco Sustainability Club

Community Spotlight is hosted by Carolyn Smith – Community Outreach Coordinator for the Silver City Food Coop and this week’s program features Jessie Gauthier of the WNMU Eco-Sustainability Club. The Eco-Sustainability Club began last semester with the consideration of a … Continue reading

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Community Spotlight / Peter Day & SC Farmers’ Market

Community Spotlight is hosted by Carolyn Smith and this week’s program features Peter Day of the Silver City Farmers’ Market. The Farmers’ Market has been the core and essential element in the upsurge of the local foods movement.  Its success … Continue reading

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Jamie Newton / Voter Convenience… At What Price?

Did you know that most of Grant County’s familiar precinct polling places in and near Silver City have been eliminated for the 2012 election cycle, and some have been consolidated outside Silver City? The closed polling places were replaced by … Continue reading

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