Coronavirus Update provides local information on COVID-19 response

Daily Show on Local Response to Coronavirus Starts Monday on

Gila-Mimbres Community Radio, 89.1FM Silver City

In response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, a new local radio show begins broadcasting on Monday, March 16 on KURU 89.1 FM to provide the Grant County community with daily updates on the local response to the virus.  The show will air Monday through Friday at 12 noon on KURU 89.1 FM Silver City, rebroadcasts at 6pm and 8 am, and will stream live at  The show will be available online at and through Facebook @GilaMimbresCommunityRadio.

“Coronavirus Update” will focus on the latest information on community strategies to slow the spread of the Coronavirus that causes COVID-19 disease from the New Mexico Department of Health and local health care providers, local government and school officials, and local social service providers. Recognizing that school and workplace closures will broadly impact our community, information will also be provided on resources as they become available.

“Coronavirus Update” is brought to the Grant County community through a partnership between Gila/Mimbres Community Radio, Gila Resources Information Project, Healthy Kids Healthy Communities Grant County and the National Center for Frontier Communities.

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