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The scene this morning after a BNSF train carrying ethanol and corn syrup derailed and caught fire in the west-central Minnesota town of Raymond early Thursday, March 30, 2023, and residents living near the scene were evacuated in the middle of the night.
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Twenty-two cars, including 10 carrying ethanol, derailed west of Minneapolis; four are on fire. The derailment's cause is under investigation. There is a half-mile evacuation area around the site.
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  • After allegations of hazing, NMSU Chancellor Dan Arvizu canceled the rest of the season for men’s basketball. Those allegations came on the heels of a shooting involving a player that left a UNM student dead. On this episode of Newsmakers, KC Counts talks with longtime Sportstalk host Steve Kaplowitz from El Paso’s ESPN Radio affiliate, KROD, about the incidents, the investigations, and the future of the program.
  • The New Mexico Legislature has been considering several pieces of legislation regarding firearms during the 60-day session in Santa Fe. Miranda Viscoli, the Co-President of New Mexicans to Prevent Gun Violence, joins KC Counts to explain the organization’s position on the proposed legislation. KRWG Public Media Multi-Media Journalist Jonny Coker talks to interested parties on all sides of the issue.
The people and issues in our growing border communities. Fronteras with Anthony Moreno Thursday at 7:30pm, Saturday at 5:30pm, and Sunday at 11:30am on KRWG-TV.
Your Legislators is KRWG-TV's special program during New Mexico's legislative session that features interviews with state legislators and other public policy experts.
KRWG's Your Legislators
Covering the big stories in Southwest New Mexico and Far East Texas. Fridays at 1pm on KRWG-FM, call in at 575-646-2212 with your questions on Voice Of The Public with KC Counts.
Join us on KRWG-FM! Ask your gardening questions during the show for your chance to win a $100 gift card to Sierra Vista Growers! All calls and social media questions will be entered into three drawings afterwards.


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