This week on New Mexico in Focus, we look at how some Native Americans are using online tools to improve their health. Our report from Antonia Gonzales and Sarah Gustavus is part of the ongoing series “Re-connecting with a Healthy … Continue reading Native Americans using online tools to improve their health, BEMP, making streets safer through neighborhood initiatives, plus the Line panel.
This week on New Mexico in Focus, correspondent Russell Contreras interview former U.S. Senator Fred Harris. The Corrales, NM, resident was Oklahoma’s U.S. Senator from 1964 to 1973 and was appointed by President Lyndon Johnson to the National Advisory Commission … Continue reading Former U.S. Senator Fred Harris, plus Gene Grant and the Line panel
This week on New Mexico in Focus, correspondent Antonia Gonzales and producer Sarah Gustavus travel to the Navajo Nation for the series “Reconnecting with a Healthy Lifestyle.” They explore what’s being done to fight diabetes and obesity by reducing consumption … Continue reading Fighting diabetes and obesity and improving diet in Navajo Nation, a conversation with death educator Gail Rubin, and the Line panel.
This week on New Mexico in Focus, producer Sarah Gustavus visits the Navajo Nation to look at the unique challenges facing entrepreneurs on the reservation. She also sits down with Leah Todd of the Solutions Journalism Network, one of the … Continue reading The unique challenges facing entrepreneurs on the reservation, economic resilience in rural and underserved communities, the Keller – Lewis debate, plus the Line Panel.
This week’s New Mexico in Focus features this month’s episode in the series “Our Land: New Mexico’s Environmental Past, Present and Future.” On the east side of the Sandia Mountains, many families are finding that their wells are producing less … Continue reading “Our Land” looks at diminished water production in some local wells, a reprisal of a recent “Brain Drain” segment, plus the Line Panel.
This week on New Mexico in Focus, Correspondent Antonia Gonzales talks with advocates working to address the stigma of domestic abuse and sexual assault in Indian Country and offering opportunities to help young people learn about healthy relationships. The Coalition … Continue reading A discussion about domestic abuse in Indian Country, a look at bilingual education in New Mexico, and the Line panel
This week on New Mexico in Focus, producer Sarah Gustavus interviews documentary editor Paul Barnes. Barnes, a Santa Fe resident, is one of the editors of the Ken Burns epic series The Vietnam War, which will begin airing on NMPBS … Continue reading The Vietnam War editor Paul Barnes, district 1 candidates for ABQ city council, and the Line panel
This week’s New Mexico in Focus features September’s segment in the series “Our Land: New Mexico’s Environmental Past, Present and Future.” This month highlights wildlife and habitat restoration on Santa Ana Pueblo. The tribe has already undertaken riparian restoration along the Rio Grande and … Continue reading Our Land, Albuquerque city council races, and the Line panel
This week on New Mexico in Focus, correspondent Antonia Gonzales and producer Sarah Gustavus examine how one organization in California is using cultural activities to improve health outcomes for individuals and families. Gonzales and Gustavus are national fellows with the … Continue reading Health and wellness initiatives in the Southwest, clean air proposals for ABQ, plus a discussion of the shooting tragedy in Clovis on the Line panel.