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A car drives down a road that has a "FOREST FIRE IN AREA" sign posted next to it, against a dark blue sky.

Medio Fire Threatens Watersheds

August 28, 2020 – In the mountains above Santa Fe, the Medio Fire has been…

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A painting with text reading "HOPE" in front of colorful wisps.

Paint for Peace Artwork Transforms Downtown ABQ

July 24, 2020 – Gene Grant talks to members of Paint for Peace, an art…

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A person stands in dirt, holding a shovel in their hand.

Acequia Communities Adjust Centuries-Old Water Traditions Under COVID-19

May 29, 2020 – With social distancing orders in place to slow the spread of…

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Two surgical facemasks on top of each other creating an X shape, on a red backdrop.

COVID-19 Survival and Recovery on the Navajo Nation 

May 15, 2020 – Navajo Nation health departments reported Sunday that the tribe has exceeded 3,000 positive COVID-19 tests, with cases in New Mexico,…

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An Indigenous dancer performs, with text "Social Distancing PowWow".

Tribal Cultural Response to COVID-19

May 8, 2020 – Correspondent Antonia Gonzales looks into tribal cultural responses to the current…

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Native Response to COVID-19 

April 17, 2020 – Tribal leaders across New Mexico are urging their citizens to respect and follow COVID-19…

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Four people in facemasks and gloves discuss with each other in a desert field.

COVID-19 Response from Native Tribes

March 27, 2020 – Correspondent Antonia Gonzales talks with President Jonathan Nez of the Navajo Nation and National…

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Celebrating Indigenous Peoples’ Day at the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center

October 18, 2019 – In recognition of New Mexico’s first Indigenous Peoples’ Day, which replaced…

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1314 Lineman Robots

STEM Students Learn Lineman Lessons

October 4, 2019 – What happens when the lights go out? Typically, linemen for the…

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President Trump Holds Rally in Rio Rancho

September 20, 2019 – This week, President Donald Trump made his first visit to New…

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Protestors Rally Against President Trump

September 20, 2019 – President Donald Trump’s Rio Rancho rally was also met by plenty…

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PopUp Park

“Pop-up Park” Blooms in ABQ’s International District

August 16, 2019 – NMiF goes to Albuquerque’s International District to see how neighbors working…

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ABQ BioPark Penguins

New Penguin Exhibit at ABQ BioPark

Albuquerque’s BioPark opens its long-awaited Penguin Chill exhibit this month. The new building that houses…

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Folk Art Market

16th International Folk Art Market in Santa Fe

July 12, 2019 – New Mexico in Focus travels to Santa Fe to look at…

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Trump Rally

President Trump Supporters Rally in Santa Fe

June 28, 2019 – New Mexico in Focus was in Santa Fe last Friday for…

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Boosting Economy in Tierra Amarilla

Boosting Economy in Tierra Amarilla

June 21, 2019 – NMiF visits a grass-finished beef ranch in Tierra Amarilla that’s the…

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1250 Flamenco

Homegrown International Flamenco Festival

June 14, 2019 – NMiF visits with Eva Encinias, founding director of the National Institute…

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El Cerro Mission Prepares to Be Counted

June 14, 2019 – It’s still almost a year before the Census begins, but preparations…

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‘Shutter’: Behind Diné Author’s Debut Novel

11.25.2022- Correspondent Antonia Gonzales sits down with a Navajo novelist to talk about her new…

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‘Missing in New Mexico Day’

10.21.2022 – Senior Producer Lou DiVizio sits down with New Mexico Secretary of Indian Affairs…

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NM Senator Questions Long Term Fiscal Implications of Constitutional Amendment 1

10.14.22 – A New Mexico State Senator explains his opposition towards Constitutional Amendment 1, which…

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Patrick Hilsman holding a camera in protective gear on the field.

Frontline Reporter Shares Experiences from War in Ukraine

10.07.22– Senior Producer Lou DiVizio talks with a journalist and filmmaker who spent the last…

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A science classroom full of empty desks.

Teacher Perspective on Constitutional Amendment 1

09.30.22 –Senior Producer Lou DiVizio sits down with three people entrenched in education in our…

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Navy Week in Albuquerque presentation with people in uniform saluting.

2022 Navy Week in Albuquerque

09.16.22 –Senior Producer Lou DiVizio sits down with three members of the U.S. Navy to…

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A person wearing gloves filling a syringe with a vial of liquid.

NMDOH Explains New COVID-19 Boosters

09.16.22 – Gene Grant speaks with the Deputy Secretary of the Department of Health to…

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The logo for the New Mexico Harm Reduction Collaborative on a blue background.

Addressing Homelessness Through Harm Reduction

09.09.22- Gene Grant speaks with two leaders at an Albuquerque nonprofit, dedicated to giving unhoused…

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Book cover for Ramona Emerson's "Shutter."

‘Shutter’: Behind Navajo Novelist’s Debut Book

09.02.2022- Correspondent Antonia Gonzales sits down with a Navajo novelist to talk about her new…

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An orange sunset with a bird silhouette flying through the sky.

Heat Waves and Bird Deaths

9.2.2022 –Worldwide, heat waves are increasing in severity and frequency. University of New Mexico Professor…

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The skyline of downtown Albuquerque with the logo for The City of Albuquerque City Council.

Albuquerque City Councilor Explains Votes on Homeless Camps

8.26.2022 – Gene Grant speaks with Albuquerque’s District 4 City Councilor Brook Bassan about council’s…

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Pt.2 Understanding Alcohol’s Impact in New Mexico

08.19.2022- Continuing the second half of our conversation on alcohol in New Mexico, Gene Grant…

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Pt.1 Understanding Alcohol’s Impact in New Mexico

08.19.2022- In collaboration with New Mexico In Depth, Gene Grant hosts a roundtable discussion about…

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Nuclear smoke stack letting off steam.

Concern Over Nuclear Disposal Plan

7.29.2022 – As former chair of the New Mexico State Legislature’s interim committee on Radioactive…

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Pope Francis stands between to tribal elders in traditional outfits and delivers an apology for boarding schools.

Historic Apology from the Pope

7.29.2022 – Correspondent Antonia Gonzales speaks with two members of the National Native American Boarding…

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An aerial shot of a plume of smoke from a fire. Courtesy of the U.S. Forest Service.

Climate Change ‘Outpaced’ Fire Protocols

7.22.2022 – It’s been a devastating fire season in New Mexico, with hot, dry, and…

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NM Gun Owner Calls for Reform

7.15.2022 – Gun sales are growing, especially as manufacturers target customers with marketing about personal…

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