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Wildfire Mapping

5.20.2022 – Using public data from the U.S. Forest Service, Steve Bassett, Director of Planning…

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NM Childcare Benefit Expansions

5.13.2022 – Producer Lou DiVizio catches up with New Mexico’s Secretary of Childhood Education and…

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What’s Next for the Rio Grande Sun?

5.6.22 –The new ownership group of the Rio Grande Sun has raised more than a…

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Rio Grande Sun’s Impact and Challenges

5.6.22 – Host Gene Grant continues his conversation with the now former editor and publisher…

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Growing Up in the Sun Newsroom

5.6.22 – A lot of talented reporters have started their careers in the Rio Grande…

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Behind the Rio Grande Sun’s History and Sale

5.6.22 – The Rio Grande Sun was established in October of 1956. It was started…

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NM Natural Resources Trustee on Ft. Wingate Settlement

4.29.2022 – The U.S. Army has reached a settlement of $1.5M that will go towards…

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Fighting More Than Fire

4.22.2022 – As the nation’s wildlands burn with increasing intensity, fires are taking a bigger…

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Wildland Firefighters Update

4.22.2022 –Environment reporter Laura Paskus catches up with former wildland firefighter Jonathan Golden to talk…

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Preparing for Fire Season

4.22.2022 –Tree ring scientist Tom Swetnam, professor emeritus at the University of Arizona, has studied…

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Wildfire Notifications & Resources

4.22.2022 –Eytan Krasilovsky is the deputy director of the Forest Stewards Guild. He explains the…

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Analyzing Latinx Voting Trends

4.15.2022 – Correspondent Russell Contreras sits down with an expert on Latinx voting trends to…

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Sustaining Journalism in New Mexico

4.1.2022 – Times are tough for many news outlets in New Mexico and that means…

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Duke City Diaries

3.18.2022 – Visual artist Frank Blazquez shares insights into his process creating the documentary series…

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Russian-American in New Mexico Organizes Rally for Peace

3.18.2022 – Concerned citizens around the globe are speaking out against Russia’s invasion of Ukraine,…

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Transparency in NM Government

3.11.2022 – Days ahead of Sunshine Week, correspondent Gwyneth Doland talks with the executive director…

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NM Infrastructure Priorities with Martin Chávez

3.11.2022 – Former Albuquerque Mayor Martin Chávez explains how he’s approaching his new position as…

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Ukrainian Americans of New Mexico

3.4.2022 – A group of Ukrainian Americans here in New Mexico is trying to raise…

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Disability Rights Advocate Uses Her Own Experiences To Push For Changes

February 12, 2012 – Marilyn Martinez is a disability rights advocate in Albuquerque who uses her…

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Legislative Proposals Aim To Increase Oversight Of Campaign Spending

February 5, 2016 – Correspondent Gwyneth Doland takes us back to the Roundhouse this week to…

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Should New Mexico Move To Open Primaries?

February 5, 2016 – This week on New Mexico in Focus, we look at legislation…

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Restoring Public Trust: Money In Politics

The People, Power and Democracy project is examining ethics, accountability and transparency in state government…

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Polling On Immigration And Driver’s Licenses

January 29, 2016 – Lawmakers in Santa Fe are once again debating the future of New…

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APS Bond Election

January 29, 2016 – Albuquerque Public Schools and CNM are asking voters to approve $575 million dollars…

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Protecting Access To Public Records & Public Meetings

January 29, 2016 – This week on New Mexico in Focus, correspondent Gwyneth Doland takes us…

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Restoring Public Trust: A Conversation About New Mexico’s Future

Mistrust of government is at an all-time high. What can elected officials, media and the…

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Is New Mexico’s Capital Outlay Process Broken?

January 22, 2016 – New Mexico in Focus is partnering with other nonprofit media outlets…

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New Mexico’s U.S. Senators Lay Out Plans For Mining Reform

January 15, 2016 – New Mexico officials announced this week that the state plans to sue…

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Encouraging More Students To Pursue STEM Careers

January 15, 2016 – The U.S. Department of Education projects that jobs in the STEM fields…

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Former APD Officer Encourages Return To Community Policing Model

January 8, 2016  – The Albuquerque Police Department is currently engaging in a process to…

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New Mexico Progress Report

January 8, 2016 – New Mexico First, a public policy group, recently released a report…

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Entrepreneurship In ABQ: What Makes A Successful Grant Writer

December 25, 2015 – Nonprofits often rely on grants and foundation support to operate local…

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Entrepreneurship In ABQ: The Brewery Business

December 25, 2015 – Albuquerque’s craft breweries are getting a lot of attention, both locally…

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Entrepreneurship In ABQ: How Rezonate Highlights The Work Of Native Artists

December 18, 2015 – Many entrepreneurs find that they have to change plans or tactics to…

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Entrepreneurship In ABQ: The Origins Of Talin Market

December 18, 2015 – Victor Limary didn’t want to go into the business started by…

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Entrepreneurship In ABQ: Running A Global Business In New Mexico

December 11, 2015 – In our series on entrepreneurship this fall on New Mexico in…

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