Hammer Works Manufacturing http://kvpr.org en Valley Edition: March 11 - Entrepreneurs; Fight For Water Film; Prison Sterilizations; SXSW http://kvpr.org/post/valley-edition-march-11-entrepreneurs-fight-water-film-prison-sterilizations-sxsw <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This week on </span><a href="http://kvpr.org/programs/valley-edition" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(12, 76, 162); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">Valley Edition</a><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">&nbsp;FM89 reporter Ezra David Romero reports on Valley entrepreneurs while host Joe Moore leads conversations on the film <a href="http://www.thefightforwaterfilm.com/">Fight For Water</a>, unaut Tue, 11 Mar 2014 19:37:15 +0000 Ezra David Romero 29533 at http://kvpr.org Valley Edition: March 11 - Entrepreneurs; Fight For Water Film; Prison Sterilizations; SXSW Visalia Woman Builds Better Hammer, Smashes Stereotypes http://kvpr.org/post/visalia-woman-builds-better-hammer-smashes-stereotypes <p></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">In an ag industry that is dominated by older men, 25 year-old Megan Murphy is hard at work. Not just demonstrating her company’s top product, something called the Dead Blow Hammer, but also in challenging stereotypes: in agriculture, manufacturing and entrepreneurship. She’s the president of </span><a href="https://www.hammerworksmfg.com/" style="line-height: 1.5;">Hammer Works Manufacturing</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> in Visalia.</span></p> Tue, 11 Mar 2014 18:58:59 +0000 Ezra David Romero 29534 at http://kvpr.org Visalia Woman Builds Better Hammer, Smashes Stereotypes