Legendary Locals of Gallup (NM): Authors Interview

July 28, 2017

KGLP Station Director Rachel Kaub speaks with Elizabeth Hardin-Burrola, Carol Sarath, and Bob Rosebrough, co-authors of the book, "Legendary Locals of Gallup", which will be published on July 31, 2017.  This work portrays the Gallup area through brief biographies of historical and recent personages who have had a connection to the area, with photos.

More information at

https://www.arcadiapublishing.com/Products/9781467125673 and

https://www.amazon.com/Legendary-Locals-Gallup-Elizabeth-Hardin-Burrola/dp/1467125679?SubscriptionId=AKIAIMKH6XSKXNNNYW5A&tag=sesser-20&linkCode=xm2&camp=2025&creative=165953&creativeASIN=1467125679

The authors will be available at book signings scheduled as follows:

Monday, August 7th:  Author's Talk and Book Signing at Octavia Fellin Public Library

             Meeting Room, 6:30-8pm MDT

Tuesday, August 8th: ART123 Gallery, 123 W. Coal Ave., Gallup, NM, 87301, during

             Ceremonial Best of Show, 6-9pm

Wednesday, August 9th:  Ceremonial Preview Night, Exhibit Hall @ Red Rock State Park

             from 6 until 9pm

Saturday, August 12th: ART123 Gallery, during ArtsCrawl in Downtown Gallup, 7-9pm

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Be Sargent Art Talk: 25 years, 25 works, 7/7/17

July 9, 2017

Be Sargent’s retrospective show, "25 Years, 25 Works", will be exhibited at ART 123 Gallery, 123 Coal Avenue in downtown Gallup, New Mexico, through August 5, 2017.

On Friday evening, July 7th, Be gave a Preview and Artist Talk, discussing the last quarter century of her art, and the inspiration and meaning of those works.

http://www.galluparts.org/gallery-tags/art123/

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New Mexico Democratic Party response to US Senate Trumpcare bill

June 23, 2017

KGLP Station Manager Rachel Kaub speaks with New Mexico Democratic Party Chair, Richard Ellenberg, about the U.S. Senate's recently released bill on Trumpcare, which will drastically cut Medicaid for low-income, elderly, and minorities, while passing the savings on to the wealthiest in America.

Press Release at:  http://www.dpnm.net/

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Irean Fellin talks about WWII Labor Camp at KGLP - Part 1

June 22, 2017

The first of a three-part 2013 interview by KGLP's Yolanda Travers with Irean Fellin, discussing her experiences in a WWII Labor Camp.

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Irean Fellin talks about WWII Labor Camp at KGLP - Part 2

June 22, 2017

The second of a three-part 2013 interview by KGLP's Yolanda Travers with Irean Fellin, discussing her experiences in a WWII Labor Camp.

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Irean Fellin talks about WWII Labor Camp at KGLP - Part 3

June 22, 2017

The last part of Irean Fellin's conversation with KGLP's Yolanda Travers about her experiences in a WWII Labor Camp.  First broadcast in 2013.

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2017 Running for a Healthier and Stronger Navajo Nation plans

June 22, 2017

KGLP Station Manager speaks with Eddie Scott Yazzie, Media Representative for the Navajo Nation Special Diabetes Project, discussing plans for the 2017 edition of Running for a Healthier and Stronger Navajo Nation, runs and walks throughout Eastern Navajo from Monday, July 10th through Monday, July 17th.

More information available at:

http://www.nnsdp.org

 

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NMDOT and Associated Contractors starting UNM-G Construction and Transportation classes

June 21, 2017

KGLP's Trey Chavez speaks with instructors, students, and industry representatives about a new program they want to expand upon. The New program is different because of its approach to safety and because of reaching out to younger men and women who want to build a career in the construction industry. 

http://www.agc-nm.org

http://dot.state.nm.us/content/nmdot/en.html

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City of Gallup No-Spray list - Bill Bright, Sustainable board

June 14, 2017

KGLP Station Manager Rachel Kaub speaks with Bill Bright of the Sustainable Gallup Board, about spraying issues associated with the city's Weed & Vector Program, and how to get on the no-spray list:

The City of Gallup has been fogging for mosquitoes again, limit time outdoors during peak mosquito hours, spray repellent products on kids clothing, collars, caps, shoes, pants, avoid skin application if possible. Adults will have better luck using products with Deet.

If you do not wish to have your property sprayed, you may call 505-863-1254 for the Weed & Vector Program, and ask to be added to the No Spray List.

Or, you may visit http://www.gallupnm.gov, and choose to report a concern, then fill out an online form.

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Gallup Quilts of Valor event happens June 30, 2017

June 13, 2017

KGLP Station Manager Rachel Kaub speaks with crafts volunteers sewing for the June 30, 2017 Quilts of Valor Ceremony, where their work will be given to local veterans in order to honor and comfort them and their families.

                           Details of the event

A Free Community Event embracing local veterans in beautiful handmade quilts stitched with appreciation and gratitude by area quilters. Music, Food, Children's Activities, Quilt Raffle, and Items for Sale.

Friday, June 30, 2017, at 6:00pm Mountain Daylight Time

at the UNM-G North Campus building, North of the corner of 7th and Maloney

For more information you may call 505-726-6317

Gallup Sun article published Friday, June 9, 2017 - Written by Dee Velasco:

http://www.gallupsun.com/index.php?option=com_content&id=10377:quilts-of-valor&Itemid=560

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