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Labor’s Local Legacy

Native New Mexican Dolores Huerta returns home to talk about Trump, Latinos and civics

Local News The legacy of Dolores Huerta, the great labor leader who marched alongside Cesar Chavez and improved the lives of tens of thousands of farmworkers through bargaining power, can be found most anywhere.

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 Thomas Ragan

The Rio Grande Rages

Late season runs through the Taos Box are still drawing visitors to the river

Local News Whitewater rafting on the Rio Grande will be winding down in the next few weeks as children return to school, summer vacations taper off and adrenaline junkies are reduced to a trickle.

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 Thomas Ragan

Drink Up

How Santa Fe’s city water quality compares 

Local News The 2014 water quality test shows most of the city’s water sources coming in below the maximum contaminant level goal.

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 Elizabeth Miller

Water Delivery Withdraws

Santa Fe County withholds cash for water because of roads dispute

Local News Santa Fe County will withhold more than $30 million of its portion toward the construction of a regional water system to the Pojoaque Valley, a financial bailing that was passed in the form of a resolution by t...

Tuesday, August 25, 2015 Thomas Ragan

Don’t Confuse a Foreclosure with an Auction

What they meant when they said Jackalope was up for auction isn’t what you thought they meant

Local News Don’t go to Jackalope on Wednesday morning looking to get into a bidding war over that rug you’ve been lusting over or expecting to clear a few pieces of pottery at bargain prices. 

Tuesday, August 25, 2015 Elizabeth Miller

Railyard Apartments on Deck

Empty parcel is eyed for rental housing, but details are scarce

Local News A proposal that’s still largely under wraps could bring apartment living to the Santa Fe Railyard. While a community master plan for the city-owned land west of downtown has long reflected the idea ...

Monday, August 24, 2015 Julie Ann Grimm

Labor Great Comes Home to NM

Dolores Huerta, at age 85, is still organizing, still stumping for the Democratic party, loves Donald Trump's anti-antics

Local News Dolores Huerta, New Mexican native, born in the small town of Dawson in Colfax County during the Great Depression. Attended grammar school in Las Vegas, New Mexico. Moved to Stockton, California, with her mothe...

Friday, August 21, 2015 Thomas Ragan

Premature Parking Enforcement

Marcy Street merchants can't help but think the city put the hoods on too soon

Local News At least a half dozen merchants along Marcy Street are mad, claiming they’re losing money after the city put red hoods over the parking meters outside their stores too many days before Indian Market. 

Thursday, August 20, 2015 Thomas Ragan

Shipping Container Sets Sale

City lets folk art business slide on Santa Fe style, metal and tin amid adobe

Local News In the quirky world of housing, where tiny houses are now built on wheels and RVs have long been associated with the American retiree, there now comes a third form of housing, only it ain’t on wheels.

Thursday, August 20, 2015 Thomas Ragan

Up in the Air

Santa Fe’s talk about breaking up with the New Mexico utility giant hasn’t moved off the dime

Local News A proposal to create a municipal electric utility—aimed at making Santa Fe carbon neutral sooner than later—appears to be fizzling out.

Wednesday, August 19, 2015 Peter St. Cyr
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