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New Mexicans Continue to Fall Ill to Mean Flu Virus

The Department of Health reports 28 flu-related deaths this season, including the death of a baby in Dona Ana County

Local News “Some people who get flu may develop severe illness and complications, including death, and we must still be on alert,” says Department of Health Secretary Retta Ward in a news release. “People who deve...

Thursday, March 26, 2015 Justin Horwath

Replacement Senator

Local News Two of the local nominees vying for the District 39 state Senate seat left vacant by the sudden resignation of Phil Griego amid an ethics scandal represent different political parties.

Wednesday, March 25, 2015 Justin Horwath

The People’s Lines

Local News Last year, Santa Fe voters approved a new way to redraw the city’s voting boundaries—with the input of members of the public.

Wednesday, March 25, 2015 Joey Peters

Legislature’s Winners & Losers

Local News This year’s lawmaking session in New Mexico made history, putting Republicans in control of two of the three major branches of state government for the first time ever.

Wednesday, March 25, 2015 Joey Peters, Justin Horwath, Peter St. Cyr

CASA away from home

Kids in court for foster care depend on volunteerism

Local News For local children who have been taken away from their families and placed in foster care for their own well-being, a CASA can be a lot more than a home. It’s also a person who stands up for their best intere...

Wednesday, March 25, 2015 Zoe Baillargeon

Federal Judge Allows Martinez Email Lawsuit to Continue

Judge William Johnson grants, denies defendants' motions to toss the politically charged case

Local News In June 2014, the plaintiffs in the case—Crystal Amaya, Brad Cates, Brian Moore and Kim Ronquillo—filed a federal lawsuit against five defendants for allegedly violating a wiretapping statute by disclosin...

Tuesday, March 24, 2015 Justin Horwath

NEA Disputes PARCC Testing Time

Local News  The union representing teachers in Santa Fe wants education administrators and the public to take a new look at how much time standardized testing takes in the classroom. 

Monday, March 23, 2015 Joey Peters

Legislature Ends Session With No Capital Outlay Bill

House and Senate can't compromise on many things

Local News Failure to pass capital outlay bill marks end of bitter, unproductive Legislative session.

Saturday, March 21, 2015 Joey Peters

United Healthcare: The Case of the Missing $10,000

Tracing the destination of the ping-ponging United Healthcare check

Local News Officials have not answered why a $25,000 United Healthcare check landed in the coffers of the Republican Campaign Committee of New Mexico instead of the campaign account of Susana Martinez following a Sept. 14...

Friday, March 20, 2015 Justin Horwath

Dear Hanna Skandera

Student letters to education secretary about PARCC testing weren't as bad as story portrayed

Local News Several students wrote letters to Education Secretary Hanna Skandera protesting the PARCC exam. Read them for yourself below.

Friday, March 20, 2015 Joey Peters
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