'; } // return array of supporters (Supporter,Link), selected randomly function randomSupporters($limit = false) { $sql = "Select * from ActiveSupporters"; if ($limit) $sql .= " limit $num"; $result = mysql_query($sql); $res = array(); if ($result) { while ($row = mysql_fetch_assoc($result)) { $link = trim($row['Website'] != ''?$row['Website']: ($row['FacebookFollowing']?$row['Facebook']: ($row['TwitterFollowing']?$row['Twitter']: ($row['GooglePlusFollowing']?$row['GooglePlus']: ($row['OtherSocialMedia']?$row['OtherSocialMedia']:false) ) ) ) ); if ($link && strncasecmp($link,'http:',5)) $link = 'http://'.$link; $res[] = array('Supporter'=>$row['GroupName'],'Link'=>$link); } } return $res; } // return Weekly Audience Average function weeklyAudienceAverage() { $sql = "select * from BrochureGeneral where Dname='WeeklyAudienceAverage'"; $result = mysql_query($sql); $row = mysql_fetch_array($result); if ($row) return $row['DValue']; } ?> Public News Service Newscasts https://www.publicnewsservice.org/index.php Public News Service The Public News Service provides reporting on a wide range of social, community, and environmental issues for mainstream and alternative media. Public News Service info@publicnewsservice.org no Back-to-School Savings Abound During New Mexico Tax-free Weekend Fri, 02 Aug 2019 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2019-08-02/consumer/back-to-school-savings-abound-during-new-mexico-tax-free-weekend/a67338-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2019-08-02/consumer/back-to-school-savings-abound-during-new-mexico-tax-free-weekend/a67338-1 sales-tax holiday, waiving the 5% tax on qualifying items. ...(Read More)]]> Children's Community Issues and Volunteering Consumer Early Childhood Education Education Family/Father Issues Poverty Petition Aims to Define Detention of Child Migrants as Abuse Mon, 22 Jul 2019 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2019-07-22/childrens/petition-aims-to-define-detention-of-child-migrants-as-abuse/a67225-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2019-07-22/childrens/petition-aims-to-define-detention-of-child-migrants-as-abuse/a67225-1 petition started by social workers to file a "report of suspected abuse and neglect of migrant and refugee children" locked up by the U.S. ...(Read More)]]> Children's Immigrant New Mexico Cities Host 'Lights for Liberty' Vigils Fri, 12 Jul 2019 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2019-07-12/immigrant/new-mexico-cities-host-lights-for-liberty-vigils/a67117-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2019-07-12/immigrant/new-mexico-cities-host-lights-for-liberty-vigils/a67117-1 Lights for Liberty" vigils. ...(Read More)]]> Children's Civic Engagement Civil Rights Immigrant Women's Youth Pushback Continues on Plan to Cut NM Child-Care Subsidies Wed, 03 Jul 2019 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2019-07-03/childrens/pushback-continues-on-plan-to-cut-nm-child-care-subsidies/a66953-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2019-07-03/childrens/pushback-continues-on-plan-to-cut-nm-child-care-subsidies/a66953-1 (Read More)]]> Children's Poverty Advocates for NM Families See Chance to Improve Kids' Lives Mon, 17 Jun 2019 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2019-06-17/childrens/advocates-for-nm-families-see-chance-to-improve-kids-lives/a66791-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2019-06-17/childrens/advocates-for-nm-families-see-chance-to-improve-kids-lives/a66791-1 The Annie E. 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According to the Environmental Defense Fund, with the state's ongoing drilling boom, upstream oil and gas operations now emit about five times more than what data from the Environmental Protection Agency suggests. ...(Read More)]]> Children's Climate Change/Air Quality Consumer Energy Policy Environment Health Public Lands/Wilderness Toxics Vigilante Accused of Holding Migrants at Border to Appear in Court Mon, 22 Apr 2019 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2019-04-22/immigrant/vigilante-accused-of-holding-migrants-at-border-to-appear-in-court/a66232-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2019-04-22/immigrant/vigilante-accused-of-holding-migrants-at-border-to-appear-in-court/a66232-1 (Read More)]]> Children's Civil Rights Criminal Justice Immigrant Report: NM Effectively Placing Foster Children in Families Thu, 04 Apr 2019 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2019-04-04/childrens-issues/report-nm-effectively-placing-foster-children-in-families/a66032-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2019-04-04/childrens-issues/report-nm-effectively-placing-foster-children-in-families/a66032-1 (Read More)]]> Children's Family/Father Issues Youth Closing the Gap on Dental Care in New Mexico Thu, 14 Mar 2019 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2019-03-14/childrens-issues/closing-the-gap-on-dental-care-in-new-mexico/a65825-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2019-03-14/childrens-issues/closing-the-gap-on-dental-care-in-new-mexico/a65825-1 (Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Children's Consumer Health Native American Rural/Farming NM Legislators to Hear Need to Improve Kids' Well-Being Tue, 15 Jan 2019 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2019-01-15/childrens-issues/nm-legislators-to-hear-need-to-improve-kids-well-being/a65224-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2019-01-15/childrens-issues/nm-legislators-to-hear-need-to-improve-kids-well-being/a65224-1 New Mexico KIDS COUNT Data Book. Deputy Director Amber Wallin said there have been improvements in teen birth rates, increased rates of kids covered by insurance, higher preschool enrollment and reduced child poverty. ...(Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Children's Civic Engagement Early Childhood Education Education Youth NM Legislature Faces Mandatory 'Rethink' of Education System Wed, 02 Jan 2019 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2019-01-02/education/nm-legislature-faces-mandatory-rethink-of-education-system/a65058-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2019-01-02/education/nm-legislature-faces-mandatory-rethink-of-education-system/a65058-1 ruled that New Mexico was violating the rights of at-risk students. ...(Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Children's Early Childhood Education Education Livable Wages/Working Families Youth Poll: New Mexicans Oppose Reinstating Food Tax Wed, 26 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-12-26/childrens-issues/poll-new-mexicans-oppose-reinstating-food-tax/a65035-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-12-26/childrens-issues/poll-new-mexicans-oppose-reinstating-food-tax/a65035-1 (Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Children's Consumer Hunger/Food/Nutrition Poverty Report: NM Foster Teens Thrive Better With Extended Care Thu, 15 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-11-15/childrens-issues/report-nm-foster-teens-thrive-better-with-extended-care/a64659-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-11-15/childrens-issues/report-nm-foster-teens-thrive-better-with-extended-care/a64659-1 The Annie E. ...(Read More)]]> Children's Education Family/Father Issues Poverty Youth Childhood Trauma Focus of Southern NM Conference Mon, 12 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-11-12/childrens-issues/childhood-trauma-focus-of-southern-nm-conference/a64550-2 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-11-12/childrens-issues/childhood-trauma-focus-of-southern-nm-conference/a64550-2 a recent study, and that’s the topic of a conference on childhood trauma coming up in Las Cruces on Wednesday. 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The project examined more than 80 million records going back to 2000, and found that in 2016, four eviction notices were filed every minute. ...(Read More)]]> Children's Community Issues and Volunteering Consumer Housing/Homelessness Poverty Youth Record Attendance as "Moms Demand Action" on Gun Laws Mon, 05 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-03-05/civic-engagement/record-attendance-as-moms-demand-action-on-gun-laws/a61674-2 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-03-05/civic-engagement/record-attendance-as-moms-demand-action-on-gun-laws/a61674-2 New Mexico chapter, was started in 2012 by Shannon Watts, after 20 children and six adults were killed at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut. ...(Read More)]]> Children's Civic Engagement Gun Violence Prevention Youth NM's Children Suffer Traumatic Experiences at Higher Rates Wed, 14 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-02-14/childrens-issues/nms-children-suffer-traumatic-experiences-at-higher-rates/a61441-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-02-14/childrens-issues/nms-children-suffer-traumatic-experiences-at-higher-rates/a61441-1 Child Trends report shows New Mexico children suffer traumatic events at a higher rate than kids in almost any other state in the nation. 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