Alibi V.20 No.35 • Sept 1-7, 2011 
Protesters in front of the U.S. Forest Service’s regional headquarters in Albuquerque on Thursday, Aug. 25.

Newscity

Gray Snow

Native activists protest a ski resort’s wastewater pipeline

The resort in Flagstaff began constructing a pipeline this summer to bring artificial snow to San Francisco Peak. The snow will be created from treated wastewater, but some Natives say it will desecrate land that 13 tribes hold sacred.
Bernalillo County Sheriff Dan Houston

News Bite

State in Church

ACLU calls out Sheriff’s Department for holding an event in the Lord’s house

When civil rights lawyers objected to the Sheriff's Department holding cadet graduation in a church, a spokesperson replied: We've held it there before, and APD has done it, too.
Kat will break YOU

Ask Kat Curious

The Real Deal-Breaker

The Alibi’s advice columnist tells a reader to quit mooning after men who don’t accept her—missing limb and all.
Odds and Ends

Odds & Ends

Funny because it happens to someone else.
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EVENT HORIZON (Friday, May 26)

This One's a Keeper

Harry Potter Night

See the Albuquerque Isotopes go against the Oklahoma City Dodgers. Fans dress up as their favorite witches or wizards and explore Hogwarts.
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EVENT HORIZON (Wednesday, May 31)

Nothing to See Here

UFOs at UNM: A Skeptical Believer Presents His Research

David Marler talks about how he uses UNMs collections and other resources to research UFO phenomena, including the mass sighting in Farmington in March 1950 and the “Battle of Los Angeles” in 1942.
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EVENT HORIZON (Saturday, Aug 19)

New Mexico Hempfest

Presentations from industry leaders, as well as exhibitors and vendors showcasing products and services. Vendors are licensed producers, dispensaries, nutrient companies, medical clinics, health and wellness providers and more.
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