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The Pacifica Evening News is a collaboration of KPFA and KPFK in Los Angeles and KFCF in Fresno. The hour-long newscast airs on all three stations each weeknight at 6:00 PM. KPFA News broadcasts news headlines throughout the day at 5:55, 7:00, 7:30, 8:00, 10:00, 12:00 and 4:00. Comprehensive coverage of the day’s news with a focus on war and peace; social, environmental and economic justice.

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The Pacifica Evening News is a collaboration of KPFA and KPFK in Los Angeles and KFCF in Fresno. The hour-long newscast airs on all three stations each weeknight at 6:00 PM. KPFA News broadcasts news headlines throughout the day at 5:55, 7:00, 7:30, 8:00, 10:00, 12:00 and 4:00. Comprehensive coverage of the day’s news with a focus on war and peace; social, environmental and economic justice.

    The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays – July 26, 2021

    The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays – July 26, 2021

    Comprehensive coverage of the day’s news with a focus on war and peace; social, environmental and economic justice.

    • 54 min
    The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays – July 23, 2021

    The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays – July 23, 2021

    Comprehensive coverage of the day’s news with a focus on war and peace; social, environmental and economic justice.

    • 19 sec
    Coronavirus infections rise to 46,000 daily-Delta variant to blame; 3 Bay Area Counties urge employers to require workers be vaccinated before returning; Vice President Kamala Harris meets with “Dreamers,” calls for immigration reform

    Coronavirus infections rise to 46,000 daily-Delta variant to blame; 3 Bay Area Counties urge employers to require workers be vaccinated before returning; Vice President Kamala Harris meets with “Dreamers,” calls for immigration reform

    Comprehensive coverage of the day’s news with a focus on war and peace; social, environmental and economic justice.

    Coronavirus infections increase nationwide-Delta variant to blame. [1]
    Three Bay Area Counties urge employers to requires workers be vaccinated before returning onsite. [2]
    Pacific Gas & Electric to bury 10,000 miles of power cables to avoid equipment sparking wildfires.
    President Joe Biden's pick to lead Bureau of Land Management under fire for one time ties to eco-terrorists.
    Vice President Kamala Harris meets with Dreamers and calls on congress to pass immigration reform. [3]
    House Speaker Nancy Pelosi defends her decision to kick two Republicans off January 6th Commission.
    Advocates call for increased funding of Section 8 housing program as eviction moratorium expires soon. [4]
    Congress passes legislation to establish safe threshold for PFAS, "forever chemicals" in water.
    University of California raises tuition 2%, critics call it a perpetual forever hike.


    [1] https://kpfa.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/07/Coronavirus-Update-Mardiney-07-22-21.mp3
    [2] https://kpfa.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/07/ONEJEME-on-BAY-VACCINES.mp3
    [3] https://kpfa.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/07/MARTINEZ_Dreamers.mp3
    [4] https://kpfa.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/07/AANESTAD-ON-HOUSING.mp3

    • 10 min
    Republicans block debate of bipartisan infrastructure package; Air quality standards increase for Chevron’s Richmond refinery; Environmental groups call for bold clean car standards from Biden administration

    Republicans block debate of bipartisan infrastructure package; Air quality standards increase for Chevron’s Richmond refinery; Environmental groups call for bold clean car standards from Biden administration

    Comprehensive coverage of the day’s news with a focus on war and peace; social, environmental and economic justice.

    Republicans block debate of a bipartisan infrastructure package; Democrats vow to return to the issue. [1]
    House Speaker Nancy Pelosi rejects two Republican's appointed to House Commission on January 6th insurrection.
    COVID-19 infections tripled in the last two weeks nationwide, as more cities reimpose mask wearing.
    Fires continue scorching the west, as Oregon battles 9 major wildfires, and smoke blankets East Coast cities.
    Experts warn inequities will drive climate change casualties during congressional hearing on recent heat wave.
    Bay Area Air Quality Management District votes to increase air quality standards for Chevron refinery in Richmond. [2]
    Environmental groups urge Biden Administration to impose tougher, bold clean car standards. [3]

    Photo of Chevron refinery fire in Richmond, Ca by Nick Fullerton [4].

    [1] https://kpfa.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/07/MARTINEZ-on-Infrastructure_Senate.mp3
    [2] https://kpfa.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/07/Alfandary-on-Refinery-Rule.mp3
    [3] https://kpfa.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/07/Witte-on-clean-cars-final-production.mp3
    [4] https://www.flickr.com/photos/18203311@N08/

    • 59 min
    Delta variant dominant coronavirus in U.S. as death toll rises; Bipartisan bill would limit Presidential war powers and arms sales; Democrats pledge to fund Civilian Climate Corps

    Delta variant dominant coronavirus in U.S. as death toll rises; Bipartisan bill would limit Presidential war powers and arms sales; Democrats pledge to fund Civilian Climate Corps

    Comprehensive coverage of the day’s news with a focus on war and peace; social, environmental and economic justice.

    COVID-19 Delta Variant spreads to Capitol Hill, infecting aides to White House and House Speaker.
    COVID-19 deaths on the rise, nationwide, as Delta variant becomes dominant coronavirus in the U.S.
    Bipartisan legislation proposed to reign in Presidential war powers and limit arms sales. [1]
    Democrats pledge climate corps funding in $3.5 trillion human infrastructure package. [2]
    Death toll in Germany rises to 165 from floods.
    83 large wildfires scorching 1.3 million acres in the U.S.
    Oakland city council amends Howard Terminal ball park project, Oakland A's says not good enough. [3]

    Photo from Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer on twitter @SenSchumer.

    [1] https://kpfa.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/07/AANESTAD-ON-WAR-POWERS.mp3
    [2] https://kpfa.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/07/MARTINEZ_Reconciliation_CCC_Progressives.mp3
    [3] https://kpfa.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/07/Monahan-on-Howard-Terminal_mixdown.mp3

    • 59 min
    The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays – July 19, 2021

    The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays – July 19, 2021

    Comprehensive coverage of the day’s news with a focus on war and peace; social, environmental and economic justice.

    • 57 min

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