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Protesting the PARCC

Suspended teens want meeting with state officals about the standardized test

Local News A dozen Santa Fe High School students stood in front of the state Public Education Department today, calling for a meeting with Public Education Department Secretary Hanna Skandera over testing that they say goes too far. ... More

Feb. 25, 2015 by Joey Peters


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The Road Ahead for Progressives

It's time to get back to basics

Features Twenty-one months after Barack Obama was inaugurated on a wave of hope for change in America’s politics and policies, at least two important and seemingly contradictory things can be said. There has been ...

Wednesday, October 20, 2010

Who Cares?

Officials say oversight is improving New Mexico’s troubled nursing homes. The numbers and the lawsuits say otherwise

Features Thousands of New Mexico’s elderly are likely to live out their lives in nursing homes, and approximately 12,000 currently reside in the state’s 68 long-term care facilities. Like most states, New Me...

Wednesday, October 13, 2010 Alexa Schirtzinger

NM Drill Down

Oil & Gas A-Z

Features Love it or hate it, the oil and gas industry is as much a part of modern New Mexico as red and green chile. But let’s be honest: Without strict regulation, it also coughs haze into once-blue skies, can co...

Wednesday, October 6, 2010 Laura Paskus

Into the Light

Santa Fean Kurt Shaw helps Latin America’s most overlooked children step out of the shadows

Features In a sprawling neighborhood in the south of Bogotá, among the unfinished brick homes of tens of thousands of Colombia’s poorest, 15 teenagers lounge on the floor of a brightly painted room. Electro...

Wednesday, September 29, 2010 Seth Biderman


Despite the changing media landscape, Project Censored’s mission remains the same

Features The world was a different place in 1976 when Carl Jensen, a professor of communications at Sonoma State University, founded Project Censored to highlight important national news stories that were underreported ...

Wednesday, September 22, 2010

State of Play

SFR takes the pulse of the city’s parks and playgrounds.

Features The Saturday of Labor Day weekend was sublime. Clear blue skies, a gentle breeze and songbirds’ lazy trills provided an exuberant farewell to summer. It was the kind of day that begged for picnics, walks ...

Wednesday, September 15, 2010 Alexa Schirtzinger

Money Machine

For Some Santa Fe Companies, War is Good for Something.

Features This week marks the ninth anniversary of 9.11. In that time, the focus of America’s military efforts has moved from Afghanistan to Iraq—a war whose “end” President Barack Obama announced...

Wednesday, September 8, 2010 Corey Pein


Scientists want to know if Rio Grande contaminants are feminizing the endangered silvery minnow

Features After a soaking monsoon rainstorm, the Rio Grande through Albuquerque runs red. The next morning, as its waters again recede, spadefoot toads the size of quarters scamper atop the mud. Tiny fish wiggle into p...

Wednesday, August 25, 2010 Laura Paskus

Changing of the Garde

Three new aces take the reins at Santa Fe's contemporary art institutions

Features Santa Fe’s history as a center for arts and culture imbues the city with quirky character, bucket-loads of charm and an internationally recognized élan all its own. But the arts also are big busine...

Wednesday, August 18, 2010

Santa Fe's Most Wanted

Is the justice system working?

Features At noon on July 4, as America celebrated its freedom, armed officers of the state escorted Eric Raymond Buckley into the Santa Fe County Adult Detention Facility. The easygoing 36-year-old acupuncturist wasn&rs...

Wednesday, August 11, 2010 Corey Pein
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