Dr. Kevin Urbanczyk and Leslie Hopper of the Rio Grande Research Center and Sul Ross join film director Chris Hillen to discuss the documentary Confluence: The Big Bend Reach of the Rio Grande. The new film highlights the Rio Grande’s environmental management challenges and potential paths to restoration through the viewpoints of eight professionals who have lived and/or worked along the river. The film screens on Thursday (Dec 13) at the Granada Theater in Alpine and Friday (Dec 14) at the Crowley Theater in Marfa. Doors for both screenings open at 7 PM.
Tuesday, 28 July, 2015
Today on KRTS
midnight-5 am | Undercurrents, public radio’s freewheeling eclectic music mix of triple A, rock, folk, blues, native, Americana, world, reggae, dub and electronica with host Gregg McVicar
5-9 am | Morning Edition, weekly morning news program with stories from around the world
9-10 am | On Point, news analysis program that takes calls on different topics currently in the media
10-11 am | Texas Standard, up-to-the-moment coverage of politics, lifestyle and culture, the environment, technology and innovation, and business and the economy – from a Texas perspective
11 am-noon | West Texas Jazz, Dave Leonnig hosts this program that celebrates jazz history and geography as related to the development and emergence of jazz art form in the United States
noon-1 pm | Una Hora Con Primo, locally hosted hour of all Spanish music with an emphasis on requests and dedications
1-3 pm | Here & Now, reflects the fluid world of news as it’s happening in the middle of the day, with timely, smart and in-depth news, interviews and conversation
3-6 pm | All Things Considered, each show consists of the biggest stories of the day, thoughtful commentaries, insightful features on the quirky and the mainstream in arts and life, music and entertainment, all brought alive through sound
6-6:30 pm | Marketplace, public radio’s daily magazine on business and economics news for the rest of us
6:30-7 pm | West Texas Talk, local interview program with a wide range of topics from artists in town to local government issues and more
7-8 pm | World Cafe, host David Dye serves up an eclectic mix of music from blues, rock, and world, to folk, and alternative country with live performances and interviews with celebrated and emerging artists
8-9 pm | No Country for Old Music, a show dedicated to new releases within the month
9-10 pm | Groove Line, Leslie Wilkes hosts this groovy, funky show – playing hits from past decades sure to make you move
10 pm-midnight | Night Train Express (to 1 am), host David Beebe plays grown folks music – a mix of R&B, soul, and jazz – late into the night
NPR Newscasts: Daily at the top of most hours.
Star Date: Daily at 10am and 7pm.
West Texas Talk: Weekdays at 6:30 PM
- Ecologists Revive a Dwindling Tree Population and Steel the Landscape Against Fire
- Environmental Assessment for Pipeline Border Crossing Gets Underway
- Recapping the Tour De France with our Kid Sports Correspondent Luca Haines
- City of Marfa Receives State Loan for New Water Well
- The Drought’s Over, But Ranchers Rein in Excitement
- RT @traviswesttx: Environmental assessment process underway for #TransPecosPipeline #border crossing: http://t.co/tAESG9ROXU about 2 hours ago from Twitter for iPhone ReplyRetweetFavorite
- Our sports correspondent 13 yr old Luca Haines was at the Tour De France. #Tour2015 #cycling http://t.co/A3z3iqjwy0 http://t.co/ft1ARQLmGR 07:51:09 AM July 27, 2015 from Twitter Web Client ReplyRetweetFavorite
- The #drought's over in #Texas, but #WestTexas #ranchers aren't the kind to celebrate too soon http://t.co/tU7loimIvy http://t.co/YCPH4CSy3i 01:00:56 PM July 26, 2015 from Twitter Web Client ReplyRetweetFavorite
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