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Senators Mary Kay Papen and Michael Sanchez, Heart of the City exhibition, Kathleen Holscher

February 10, 2014

This week, NEW MEXICO IN FOCUS takes another look at the goings on at the…

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Senator William Burt & Representative Brian Egolf, Dr. Rick Aster, NM Drought

February 3, 2014

This week, on NEW MEXICO IN FOCUS, it’s a trip up to the Roundhouse to…

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Environment Secretary Designate Ryan Flynn, Women’s Leadership, NM State of the State

January 27, 2014

This week, on NEW MEXICO IN FOCUS, Environment Secretary Designate Ryan Flynn talks with NMiF…

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Hanna Skandera; State Senators Tim Keller & Sue Wilson Beffort; The Children, Youth and Families Department

January 22, 2014

It’’s that time of year again. The New Mexico Legislature convenes Jan. 21st. NEW MEXICO…

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Author Eric Schlosser on Nuclear Weapons, Author Steve Kohlhagen on NM History

January 13, 2014

This week, NEW MEXICO IN FOCUS talks with investigative journalist Eric Schlosser. He exposed the…

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James Burke, John Zogby, Senator Martin Heinrich

January 7, 2014

This week on New Mexico in Focus, correspondent Gwyneth Doland spends some time talking with…

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National Political Journalist Daniel Libit, 2013 Top Stories

January 2, 2014

This week, NEW MEXICO IN FOCUS features an interview with national political journalist Daniel Libit,…

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The Dolls Holiday Show, The New Mexico MainStreet Program, The Gaming Industry in NM

December 16, 2013

This week, NEW MEXICO IN FOCUS features a humorous holiday interview with Lady Grantham of…

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Senator Martin Heinrich, “Fracking” Ban in Mora County, the New Mexico Economy

December 11, 2013

This week, NEW MEXICO IN FOCUS features an in-depth interview with Senator Martin Heinrich, who…

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Jim Henson: The Biography, Dr. George Fischbeck, Leaving Tinkertown

December 2, 2013

This week, NEW MEXICO IN FOCUS correspondent Larry Ahrens talks with former Albuquerquean Brian Jay…

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Project ECHO, the Affordable Care Act, Education Issues in New Mexico

November 27, 2013

•This week, NEW MEXICO IN FOCUS looks at an innovative program that uses technology to…

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Grief & Social Media; ABQ Abortion Vote; Southwest Airlines & Amtrak services in NM

November 19, 2013

This week, on NEW MEXICO IN FOCUS, how is social media changing the way we…

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APS Superintendent Winston Brooks, Affordable Care Act, Audit of Behavioral Health Providers

November 11, 2013

This week, NEW MEXICO IN FOCUS features an in-depth interview with Albuquerque Public Schools Superintendent…

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Congresswoman Michelle Lujan Grisham, Teacher Evaluations, Same-Sex Marriage in NM

November 11, 2013

This week on NEW MEXICO IN FOCUS, features an in-depth interview with Congresswoman Michelle Lujan…

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Author Jonathan Laurence, the Open World program, Jesse Tyler Ferguson on same-sex marriage

October 28, 2013

This week on NEW MEXICO IN FOCUS, correspondent Furhana Afrid sits down with Jonathan Laurence,…

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African American history in New Mexico, Copper Mines, Mission Graduate Initiative

October 21, 2013

This week on New Mexico in Focus, host Gene Grant speaks with three experts about…

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Brain Injury on Athletes in Contact Sports, Brain Safe, Government Shutdown, ABQ Mayoral Race

October 21, 2013

This week, in the wake of a national FRONTLINE documentary on the concussion crisis in…

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Albuquerque Mayoral Debate Special

October 10, 2013

This week, NEW MEXICO IN FOCUS, a recap of the Albuquerque mayoral debate that took…

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The Science of NM’s Extreme Winds, Wildfire Emergency & Coping with Climate Anxiety

May 12, 2022

This week on New Mexico in Focus, the Line Opinion Panel takes on the issue…

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Reflecting on the Legacy of the Rio Grande Sun

May 5, 2022

This week on New Mexico in Focus, a reflection on a historic small-town paper, the…

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Wildfires Spreading, Attorney General’s Race & Public Lands Open to Oil and Gas Leases

April 28, 2022

This week on New Mexico in Focus, a wildfire state of emergency. Our Line Opinion…

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The Longest Season: An Our Land Wildfire Special

April 21, 2022

This week on New Mexico in Focus, fire season has started early in our state.…

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Wildfire Danger, Latinx Voting Analysis & Early Election Preview

April 14, 2022

This week on New Mexico in Focus, the Line Opinion Panel addresses the startling number…

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Assessing the Impact of Tax Rebate Checks, Recreational Cannabis Legalization & Spring Runoff Forecast

April 7, 2022

This week on New Mexico in Focus, our Line Opinion panelists assess the fast-moving special…

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Nuclear Waste Storage Proposal, Reconciling Climate Change Through Faith & Sustaining Journalism in New Mexico

March 31, 2022

This week on New Mexico in Focus, a look behind the push to make New…

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Special Session Announcement, Legal Recreational Cannabis Sales & New Mexico’s New State Engineer

March 24, 2022

This week on New Mexico in Focus, the state legislature is heading back to the…

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NM Governor Approves Historic Budget, Executive Action on Hydrogen & Weather Modification

March 17, 2022

This week on New Mexico in Focus, a Russian-American living here in New Mexico is…

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NM Infrastructure Priorities, Controversial Child Welfare Bill & Transparency in State Government

March 10, 2022

This week on New Mexico in Focus, our state is wrestling with how to spend…

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GOP Convention Fallout, Local Response to Ukraine

March 3, 2022

This week on New Mexico in Focus, Ukrainian Americans here in New Mexico are rallying…

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Mask Mandate Ends, PNM Warns of Potential Blackouts & Understanding the End of the Regular Session

February 24, 2022

This week on New Mexico in Focus, Albuquerque’s ban on plastic bags is facing some…

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Legislative Session Concludes & Albuquerque’s Indian Boarding School History

February 17, 2022

This week on New Mexico in Focus, the 2022 Legislative Session wraps up on Thursday,…

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Melanie Stansbury sitting down for an interview.

Hydrogen Bill Stalls, Voting Proposal Changes & Staffing Crisis at MDC

February 10, 2022

This week on New Mexico in Focus, the Governor’s agenda takes a hit in the…

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Anti-Crime Initiatives, the Scientific Realities of Hydrogen & Education Equity

February 3, 2022

This week on New Mexico in Focus, behind-the-scenes perspective on some of the key legislation…

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Voting Reform Proposals, the Governor’s Push for Hydrogen & Tax Laws Explained

January 27, 2022

This week on New Mexico in Focus, we take a critical look at two major…

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New Mexico Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham giving her 2022 State of the State Address.

State of the State Address: Analyzing Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham’s Proposed Investments & New Mexico’s 2022 Outlook

January 20, 2022

This week on New Mexico in Focus, Gene and the Line Opinion Panel dig into…

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Budget

2022 Budget Proposals, Hospitals Warn of Longer Waits & Faith and Climate Change

January 14, 2022

This week on New Mexico in Focus, state leaders share their 2022 budget plans ahead…

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