December 29, 2017 – Number two on the list of the top ten stories of the year is the high rate of gun violence and violent crime across New Mexico. Homicides in Albuquerque are at their highest rate in recent history and even small New Mexico towns are not immune to violence, as the recent shootings in Aztec and Clovis show. Gene Grant and our panel of local journalists discuss these stories.
Dan Boyd, capitol bureau chief, Albuquerque Journal
Matt Grubs, staff writer, Santa Fe Reporter
Mary Hudetz, reporter, Associated Press
Inez Russell Gomez, editorial editor, The Santa Fe New Mexican