As a local response to the coronavirus pandemic,

Gila / Mimbres Community Radio / KURU is proud to partner with
Gila Resources Information Project,
Healthy Kids Healthy Communities Grant County, &
National Center for Frontier Communities to present

Coronavirus Update,

a weekly program broadcast live on KURU / 89.1FM / Silver City, NM and live streamed on Wednesday at noon and rebroadcast after Democracy Now! at 6pm and 8am Thursday. Those times not good for you? Listen at leisure in your socially distanced retreat any time at

Coronavirus Update provides southwest New Mexico with the latest state and local information and responses.

Coronavirus Update endeavors to provide you with information to protect yourself, your family and our community. By “flattening the curve”, we can minimize the speed, spread, and scope of infection.

New Mexico Department of Health, local health care providers, local government and school officials, and local social service agencies will be recurring guests.

For rolling updates and links to audio of past daily and weekly shows, click on dates below.
For a list of resources and links, visit
For questions, to share, or participate write to

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