Minneapolis, MN – Bill Schramm has always been a voter, but has never been politically active; his friendship with John McCain changed that. Now he's in Minneapolis at the Republican National Convention. KAZU's Krista Almanzan spoke with Schramm on the second day of the RNC.
Denver, CO – While local delegate and Hillary Clinton supporter Shawn Bagley flew to Denver ready to back Barrack Obama, he wasn't ready to own a single Obama sign, button or bumper sticker. He finally got onboard with the campaign in Denver. Listen to KAZU's Krista Almanzan's interview with Bagley on the final day of the Democratic National Convention.
Denver, CO – Shawn Bagley led the Central Coast campaign for Senator Hillary Clinton and helped orchestrate her January 2008 visit to Salinas. He's in Denver this week representing Monterey County as a District Delegate. He's still a strong Clinton supporter, but now is also a backer of Senator Barrack Obama. He spoke to KAZU's Krista Almanzan on the second day of the Democratic National Convention.
Monterey, CA – Thousands of miles away from the war zone in Iraq, in an office at the Defense Language Institute in Monterey, a group of developers is constantly working on ways to improve communication between U.S. Forces and locals.
Big Sur – All mandatory evacuation orders for the Basin Complex Fire have been downgraded to advisories. Evacuees from the Big Sur Valley were allowed to return on Tuesday morning. Evacuee Laurie Mayer was surprised by what she saw. "I thought it would be pitch black burnt everywhere, so I guess I'm surprised that it's not worse, even though it is bad. But there's still some Big Sur here," said Mayer.