Nevada Observations Radio

  • Jan 23, 2015
    A Look Back At 2014
    THIS WEEK’S OBSERVATIONS TAKES A LOOK BACK AT THE BIG SCREEN IN 2014. HOST BOB FISHER TALKS WITH JEFFREY K. HOWARD, LAS VEGAS FILM CRITIC FOR OVER 20 YEARS AND JOSH BELL, FILM EDITOR FOR THE LAS VEGAS WEEKLY. THEY DISCUSSED THE BLOCKBUSTER MOVIES WHICH HIT THE BIG SCREEN IN 2014, ONES THAT DID WELL AT THE BOX OFFICE AND THE ONES THAT BOMBED AT THE BOX. IT’S A LOOK BACK AT 2014-PART 1… THIS WEEK ON OBSERVATIONS PRODUCED BY THE NEVADA BROADCASTERS ASSOCIATION.

  • Jan 16, 2015
    Sun Youth Forum 2015 Part 2
    ON THIS WEEK’S OBSERVATIONS, HOST BOB FISHER ONCE AGAIN WELCOMES SOME OF THE BRIGHTEST HIGH STUDENTS IN THE STATE OF NEVADA. IT’S THE SUN YOUTH FORUM 2015-PART 2. THESE HIGH SCHOOL HONOR STUDENTS DISCUSS THE ISSUES OF THE DAY, NOT ONLY EVALUATING THE STATE GOVERNMENT, BUT ALSO THE NATIONS GOVERNMENT AND GOVERNMENTS THROUGHOUT THE WORLD. THIS PROGRAM ISN’T ABOUT WHAT’S WRONG WITH TODAY’S STUDENTS, BUT WHAT’S RIGHT ABOUT THEM. OBSERVATIONS, PRODUCED BY THE NEVADA BROADCASTERS ASSOCIATION.

  • Jan 09, 2015
    Sun Youth Forum 2015 Part 1
    Host Bob Fisher gives all of the listeners a chance to hear from some of Nevada's brightest high school students as he presents the Sun Youth Forum-2015 Part 1. Honor students talk about current events, the education system in Nevada, the state government, the problems facing the state and the nation. This program isn't about what's wrong with today's students, but what's right about them.

  • Jan 02, 2015
    Major General Doron Almog
    He is an Israeli War Hero. On this week's Observations, host Bob Fisher talks with Israeli retired Major General Doron Almog. General Almog was in charge of the Israeli Military's Southern Command from late 2000 to mid 2003. He served courageously in the IDF to protect his people. But even more inspiring is his devotion to helping those with special needs. It's A Talk with an Israeli War Hero on this week's Observations with Bob Fisher.

  • Dec 26, 2014
    Reminiscing with Maynard Sloate Part 2
    He is 92 years old and sharp as a tack. On this week\'s Observations, host Bob Fisher reminisces once again with Maynard Sloate. Maynard talks about Jazz and Music in general... a life filled with excitement, laughter, memories and many decades living in the fast lane. The Entertainment Capital of the World has been good to Maynard and on this edition of Observations, more amazing stories will be told. Reminiscing with Maynard Sloate-Part 2.

  • Dec 19, 2014
    Reminiscing with Maynard Sloate Part 1
    This week on Observations, Host Bob Fisher welcomes Jazz Legend Maynard Sloate to the show. In part one of this two-part interview Maynard talks about his early years as a jazz drummer and takes us on an historical journey through time. He shares some great anecdotes about some of the most memorable names in entertainment. He also talks about some of the struggles he encountered as well as some of his greatest successes. Reminiscing with Maynard Sloate Part 1, on Observations with Bob Fisher.

  • Dec 12, 2014
    A Conversation with Lori Brazfield
    This week on Observations, host Bob Fisher talks with Lori Brazfield, Director of the Nevada System Sponsored Programs Office which houses the Nevada EPSCOR Program and Lori is also from the Nevada System of Higher Education. Lori spoke about her responsibilities as far as administrative operations is concerned. She discussed the Solar Nexus project which is a five-year research project which focuses on creating a center of research excellence on solar energy conversion to electricity, minimizing its negative impacts on water usage and the environment. Lori is a graduate of UNLV and Trident University International. Lori spoke about the educational system in Nevada and how changes are developing within the educational system.

  • Dec 05, 2014
    A Visit with Mr and Mrs Marty Allen Pt 2
    They made us smile on last week's Observations and host Bob Fisher invited them to stay for another 30 minute conversation with Mr. and Mrs. Marty Allen. Marty and his wife Karon Kate Blackwell talked about the good ole days with Bob and how the team of Allen and Rossi got started. Marty discussed the many years that him and his beautiful wife have performed together as a team after Allen and Rossi broke up. They discussed their future and what's in store for them in 2015. A Visit with Mr. and Mrs. Marty Allen-Part 2...it's worth listening to this comedy icon.