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The (un)Graduate

In New Mexico, fewer than one in 10 public school students will graduate college within six years

Local News This week, many New Mexico students will graduate from high school and college. But according to SFR's analysis, they represent only a mere fraction of the students who started public elementary school years ag...

Tuesday, May 7, 2013 SFR

Testing Out

How a privatized GED could hurt New Mexico’s neediest students

Local News Like other students cramming for final exams, Alma Hernandez is doing everything she can to pass her General Education Development (GED) test before it’s totally revamped in January.

Tuesday, April 30, 2013 Peter St. Cyr


The inner workings of NM’s first equine slaughterhouse

Local News Ever since late 2011, when Valley Meat Company applied to the US Department of Agriculture to open a horse slaughterhouse in Roswell, animal rights activists around the country have been up in arms over the ide...

Tuesday, April 30, 2013 Joey Peters

To Bee

Much abuzz about local beekeeping

Local News Joran Viers has been practicing for three years—which he says makes him a beekeeping “neophyte.”

Tuesday, April 30, 2013 Elliott Teller

All About Eve

Eve Ensler on her new book, surviving cancer, farting and feeling lucky

Local News This Friday, Eve Ensler—the celebrated activist, feminist and author of The Vagina Monologues, among many other works—kicks off a 19-city tour for her powerful new book, In the Body of the World.

Tuesday, April 23, 2013 Alexa Schirtzinger

Office Politics

Will US Attorney Ken Gonzales’ successor continue his legacy?

Local News Over the past three years, the office of US Attorney for New Mexico Kenneth Gonzales has prosecuted thousands of criminal cases in federal district court.

Tuesday, April 23, 2013 Justin Horwath

Pants on Fire

Santa Fe Fuego’s new mascot likes it puff

Local News He was nappy, war-torn and had a lopsided head, but many agree Fuego Elmo, the Santa Fe Fuego’s makeshift mascot, was the true star of the local Pecos League team’s maiden season.

Tuesday, April 23, 2013 Enrique Limón

Candid Camera

Big Brother isn’t watching Santa Fe—yet.

Local News Two weeks ago, SFR set out across two of the busiest commercial areas in Santa Fe to find out whether any outdoor security cameras had recorded evidence of the suspect (or suspects) who recently stole some 400 ...

Tuesday, April 16, 2013

Water Fight

As developers scramble for approval, critics worry about water

Local News For years, Santa Fe County officials have been working on a development code that would incentivize smaller, more sustainable subdivisions.

Tuesday, April 16, 2013 Joey Peters

When You’re Smiling…

Santa Fe wants to know how happy you are

Local News How happy are you? Test yourself with these questions from the happiness survey.

Tuesday, April 16, 2013 Elliott Teller
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