Census http://kunm.org en Aging Census http://kunm.org/post/aging-census <p>The number of Americas over age 65 grew faster than any other age group in the country. From the <a href="http://fronterasdesk.org">Fronteras Changing America Desk</a> Monica Ortiz Uribe reports that retirees contributed to most of the growth in the southwest.</p> Wed, 07 Dec 2011 16:17:50 +0000 5108 at http://kunm.org Aging Census Western Foodbanks See More Demand, Fewer Donations http://kunm.org/post/western-foodbanks-see-more-demand-fewer-donations <p>The number of people who need help buying food has risen more than 20 percent for southwestern states including New Mexico, Arizona, California, and Nevada. That&rsquo;s according to the most recent statistics from the U-S Census Bureau.</p><p>As Laurel Morales reports from the&nbsp;<a href="http://fronterasdesk.org">Fronteras Changing America Desk</a> it&rsquo;s putting a heavy burden on food&nbsp;<span style="display: none">&nbsp;</span>banks.</p> Mon, 28 Nov 2011 23:03:49 +0000 4674 at http://kunm.org Western Foodbanks See More Demand, Fewer Donations Report: Young Immigrants Assimilating http://kunm.org/post/report-young-immigrants-assimilating <p>A new bipartisan study examines the latest Census data and finds that immigrants to the U.S., especially young immigrants, are assimilating well. Ruxandra Guidi reports from the <a href="http://fronterasdesk.org">Fronteras Changing America Desk</a>.</p> Wed, 16 Nov 2011 16:34:26 +0000 Ruxandra Guidi 4101 at http://kunm.org Report: Young Immigrants Assimilating