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Reporting on the 2023 Legislative Session | In Context / Your NM Government

New Mexico in Focus Political Correspondent Gwyneth Doland catches up with a group of up-and-coming…

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Alcohol Tax Increase Limited by Robust Liquor Lobby

3.17.2023 – The state Senate has included a 5-cent increase to state alcohol taxes in…

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Javier Martinez Interview

12.30.22 – New Mexico in Focus Correspondent Russell Contreras sits down with House Speaker Nominee…

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What We Learned About Water in 2022

12.23.2022 – Stacy Timmons, Associate Director of Hydrogeology Programs at the New Mexico Bureau of…

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Upending the West’s Water Narratives

12.23.2022 – Andrew Curley is a professor at the University of Arizona’s School of Geography,…

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Frontline Reporter Shares Experiences from War in Ukraine

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

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Addressing NM’s Alcohol Problem

12.15.2022- In collaboration with New Mexico In Depth, Gene Grant hosts a roundtable discussion about…

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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“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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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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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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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

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

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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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Upcoming Census Presents Challenges for New Mexico

May 31, 2019 – Correspondent Gwyneth Doland heads to Los Lunas to follow U.S. Census…

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Economics of Winemaking in New Mexico

May 24, 2019 – As Albuquerque rolls out its annual wine festival this weekend, NMiF photojournalist Robert McDermott travels…

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Ethyl the Recycled Plastic Blue Whale

April  26, 2019 –  New Mexico in Focus takes to the field for an unveiling…

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Bernalillo County’s Mobile Voting Unit

April 11, 2019 – Bernalillo County’s mobile voting unit debuted last fall as the first…

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Preview of Native Women’s Business Summit

March 29, 2019 – Correspondent Antonia Gonzales previews the second annual Native Women’s Business Summit,…

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Education Reform: Money Behind The “Moonshot”

March 1, 2019 – Correspondent Gwyneth Doland heads to Santa Fe to explore the nexus…

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Native Artists Respond To Standing Rock And The No-DAPL Movement

February 22, 2019 – Correspondent Antonia Gonzales looks at how Native American artists are using…

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Restaurants Sound Warning About Proposed Minimum Wage Bill

February 22, 2019 – Lawmakers continue to debate increasing the state’s minimum wage. One plan…

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Ethics Commission Proposal

February 15, 2019 – Correspondent Gwyneth Doland reports from the Roundhouse on the latest movement…

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1232 Gun Control Legislation

Legislature Takes Up New Gun Control Proposals

February 8, 2019 – New Mexico is not insulated from gun violence, and mass shootings.…

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1222 Health Apprentices

The Health Apprenticeship Program At Casa De Salud

November 30, 2018 – The New Mexico in Focus crew goes to Casa de Salud…

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