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12:23 pm
Wed December 17, 2014

Coming Soon: Spirited Discussions 1/30

 KAWC is planning the first 2015 Spirited Discussions forum for Friday, January 30.

The host venue is yet to be determined, but it will have a no host bar and menu available for purchase.

Please come with questions and an interest in having an informal discussion about issues in Yuma.

When: Friday, January 30, 2015 at 5 PM
Where: Coming soon
Cost: FREE with cash bar available

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Arts and Culture
9:31 am
Wed December 17, 2014

Hanukkah 2014: History, rituals and celebration

  AZED-Hanukkah is an 8-day Jewish holiday that starts on the 25th day of the Hebrew calendar. It is also known as the festival of lights. Hanukkah is observed for 8 nights and 8 days.

KAWC’s Stephanie Sanchez speaks with Rabbi Stephen Einstein who is leading services for the small Jewish community in Yuma about the celebration of Hanukkah.

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South County News
1:28 pm
Wed December 3, 2014

South County: Youth group seeks to ban smoking at Somerton park

AZED-In this week's look at news out of south Yuma County, A youth anti-smoking groups aims to ban smoking. San Luis Police Department invites Yuma County residents to participate for this Saturday's bike run that will benefit the Special Olympics. (originally aired 12/02/14)

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Arts and Culture
1:19 pm
Wed December 3, 2014

Arizona Women: Nicole Griffin, construction manager

AZED- We take a look at women who live in Arizona and have made an impact in their community.

Every week we'll be listening to the stories of influential women from all walks of life that include from politicians, humanitarians, dancing artists to women in the military.

We listen to the story of Nicole Griffin, a licensed architect and construction manager responsible for the expansion of Yuma Regional Medical Center. (originally aired 11/24/14)

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Business
1:12 pm
Wed December 3, 2014

Allstate launches Holiday Home Hazards Campaign

AZED-The holidays are here and a new Allstate poll found that 83 percent of Americans plan to party this season. Experts say that during the holidays, it is easy to overlook the hazards surrounding holiday parties.

In Arizona, theft increases nearly 4 percent during the holiday season.

KAWC’s Stephanie Sanchez speaks with Allstate Agency owner Paulina Kalaj about how you can avoid holiday hazards.

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