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 Dec 6 - 12, 2012 
Heated Conclusion

News Feature

Heated Conclusion

Outgoing PRC member goes to bat for solar energy

By Margaret Wright
Jason Marks is going out swinging. He’ll spend his last month on the Public Regulation Commission fighting to defend renewable energy, especially solar power.

News Bite

By Margaret Wright
Jason Marks on lowering the cost of phone calls from prison in New Mexico
A guard tower and separation barrier at the West Bank checkpoint of Qalandiya, where author Andrew Beale got his first taste of tear gas
Andrew Beale

Occupy the Alibi

Life on the West Bank

By Andrew Beale
If there's one thing I've learned since coming to Palestine almost three months ago, it's that everything is political—even archaeology.

Council Watch

The Commish

By Carolyn Carlson
O’Malley was elected to the Bernalillo County Commission in November, filling the seat vacated by U.S. Rep.-elect Michelle Lujan Grisham.
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Odds and Ends

Odds & Ends

By Devin D. O’Leary
Funny because it happens to someone else.


The readers write.

EVENT HORIZON (Friday, Oct 9)

Ready. Aim. Fire! Squash?

20th Annual Punkin' Chunkin'

By Cerridwen Stucky
Punkin' Chunkin' is the traditional sport of hurling a pumpkin by mechanical means for distance and accuracy. Witness the power of pneumatic air cannons, catapults and more.
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EVENT HORIZON (Saturday, Oct 10)

History's Overlooked Spaces

Outhouses: Underrated Icons of New Mexico History

By Maggie Grimason
Learn about how outhouses were introduced to New Mexico, their essential role in communities across the state and their continued presence as historical artifacts.
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EVENT HORIZON (Saturday, Oct 17)

Blow the Kids' Minds

Playground Build Day

By Renée Chavez
Lend a hand to build a playground in just one day with local non-profit NewLife Homes. Food, drinks and music will be provided for registered participants.
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