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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 daily program broadcast live on KURU / 89.1FM / Silver City, NM and live streamed on GMCR.org weekdays at noon and rebroadcast after Democracy Now! at 6pm and 8am. Those times not good for you? Listen at leisure in your socially distanced retreat any time at http://gmcr.org/cvu.

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 daily rolling updates and links to audio of daily shows, click on dates below.
For a list of resources and links, visit http://gmcr.org/cvu_resources
For questions, to share, or participate write to CoronaVirusUpdateGrantCounty@gmail.com

Coronavirus Update – April 3, 2020

Coronavirus updates for Grant County for Friday, April 3, 2020. Our guest today is Priscilla Lucero, Executive Director of the SWNM Council of Governments, who will talk about upcoming opportunities for assistance to help small business get through the COVID-19 … Continue reading

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Coronavirus Update – April 2, 2020

Coronavirus updates for Wednesday, April 1, 2020. Our guest today is Maryann Marlar, former owner of Vicki’s Eatery and now coordinating efforts to make face masks and gowns for Gila Regional Medical Center to help shore up supplies of personal … Continue reading

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Coronavirus Update – April 1, 2020

Coronavirus updates for Wednesday, April 1, 2020. Our guests today are Stephen Lindsey and Mary Stone of the Future Forge Makerspace (thefutureforge.org). The organization has been working on developing personal protective equipment for frontline health workers. Coronavirus Update is a … Continue reading

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Coronavirus Update – March 31, 2020

Coronavirus updates for Tuesday, March 31, 2020. Our guest today is Kathleen Froese, therapist at Trauma and Recovery Center in Silver City. Kathleen shares some very helpful information on how to take care of our mental health during the COVID-19 … Continue reading

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Coronavirus Update – March 30, 2020

Coronavirus updates for Grant County for Monday, March 30, 2020. Our guests today are Michele Giese and Margaret Diaz of the Grant County Public Health Office. They’ll be discussing the state’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Coronavirus Update is a … Continue reading

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Coronavirus Update – March 27, 2020

Coronavirus updates for Grant County for Friday, March 27, 2020. Our guest today is Barrett Brewer, founder of the Grant County Community Foundation, who will share with us how to support local efforts that are serving the most vulnerable in … Continue reading

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Coronavirus Update – March 26, 2020

Coronavirus updates for Grant County for Thursday, March 26, 2020. Our guest today is Carolyn Smith, deli manager at the Silver City Food Co-op, and she’ll tell us about the Co-op’s response to the COVID-19 outbreak. (http://silvercityfoodcoop.coop) Coronavirus Update is … Continue reading

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Coronavirus Update – March 25, 2020

Coronavirus updates for Grant County for Wednesday, March 25, 2020. Our guest today is Terry Anderson with Community Partnership for Children, and we’ll be talking about childcare resources available to people during the COVID-19 public health crisis. grantcountycpc.org Coronavirus Update … Continue reading

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Coronavirus Update – March 24, 2020

Coronavirus updates for Grant County for Tuesday, March 24, 2020. Our guest today is Dr. Barbara Mora,  pediatrician with Silver Health Care.  Dr. Mora will be talking to us about the local effort to sew masks for health care providers, … Continue reading

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Coronavirus Update – March 23, 2020

Coronavirus updates for Grant County for Monday, March 23, 2020. Our guest today is Dr. Tanya Carroccio,  Nurse Practitioner and Chief Quality and Compliance Officer at Gila Regional Medical Center. Dr. Carroccio will be telling us about the latest guidance … Continue reading

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