March 30, 2017

SFR’s 2017 Spring Poetry Search Winners

Features Wow, Santa Fe. You are really into poetry right now. This year’s Spring Poetry Search blew us away with hundreds of entries that ran the gamut from short and sweet, long and funny to downright beautiful and moving.
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March 22, 2017 by SFR

Morning Word: It's Only a Matter of Time

Morning Word Gov's office says there will be a special session "soon," but not much has been offered in the way of just what that means. ... More

March 21, 2017 by Matt Grubs

There’s No Escape

New Mexico water agency covered by SFR wins national ‘award’ for secrecy

Local News Thanks to what a national journalism group calls “outright contempt of the public’s right to know,” the New Mexico Interstate Stream Commission has a new distinction to hang on the wall ... More

March 16, 2017 by Matt Grubs

Half-Day

More than 1,000 protestors rally at the capitol against education cuts

Local News The action comes just after Santa Fe Public Schools called for a half-day to allow teachers to demonstrate.  ... More

March 16, 2017 by Steven Hsieh

Into the Fire

Three years later, SFR’s anti-secrecy and free expression case against Gov. Martinez heads to court

Local News After years of legal wrangling over press freedoms and the public’s right to know, the Santa Fe Reporter is set to finally have its day in state District Court at the end of this month.
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March 22, 2017 by Marisa Demarco

Sweet Speech

7 Highlights From Councilor Ron Trujillo's Anti-Sugar Tax Opus

Local News You were probably asleep Wednesday night when City Councilor Ron Trujillo logged the sole vote against holding a special election in Santa Fe on May 2. ... More

Stepping Down

NM Parole Board executive director resigns, takes new state job

Local News The executive director of the New Mexico Parole Board has moved to another state job, as fresh controversy surrounds the board’s handling of parole hearings for the state’s “30-year lifer" population. ... More

March 15, 2017 by Jeff Proctor

The Foilies Awards

Recognizing the Year’s Worst in Government Transparency

Features A commitment to public transparency should start at the top.
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The Soda War is On

Kids v. Cokes set for May ballot

Local News City Council scheduled a special election for May 2, which early estimates suggest could cost around $90,000. Anyone who wants to vote in the election must be registered by April 4. Early voting begins on April 12. ... More

March 08, 2017 by Steven Hsieh

Community Blank

Santa Fe’s local banks are becoming less locally owned

Local News While the corporate banking industry continues its climb toward economic domination, community-based banking is looking less and less like Santa Fe these days. ... More

March 15, 2017 by Matt Grubs

Letters to the Editor

03.22.17

Letters to the Editor Mail letters to PO Box 2306, Santa Fe, NM 87504, deliver to 132 E Marcy St., or email them to editor@sfreporter.com. Letters (no more than 200 words) should refer to specific articles in the Reporter. Letters will be edited for space and clarity. ... More

March 22, 2017 by SFR
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Morning Word: Sanctuary Standoff

Morning Word Sessions Doubles Down on Sanctuary ThreatUS Attorney General Jeff Sessions repeated a Trump promise that sanctuary cities will lose funding if they don't toe the line and work with federal Immigratio ... More

March 28, 2017 by Matt Grubs

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