Jan. 24, 2017


The film industry brings big money to New Mexico, but does the incentive cap mortgage its potential future success?

Features After enjoying a surge of activity in the state, mid-2011 came as a dark time for the film industry in New Mexico. The arrival of Susana Martinez in the governor’s office and the subsequent session of the state Legislature presented threats to the future of film here. ... More

Jan. 04, 2017 by Alex De Vore

Morning Word: Attorney General's Fired Workers Sue

Morning Word Attorney General Hector Balderas made no bones about cleaning house when he took office in 2014. Now, six of the former workers at the office have filed a lawsuit. ... More

Jan. 10, 2017 by Julie Ann Grimm

Back Street Blues

Longtime local lunchtime eatery might be pushed out of 20-year space

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Jan. 04, 2017 by Maria Egolf-Romero

AMP Concerts Wins $25K

The Railyard Concert Series might soon be better than ever

Local News Local promoter Jamie Lenfestey announced via Facebook Thursday that the Santa Fe branch of nonprofit promotion company AMP Concerts had won a $25 thousand dollar grant. ... More

Jan. 05, 2017 by Alex De Vore

Secret Data

The ‘politics’ of wrangling data on the Gila

Local News A one-sentence provision in state law is emboldening at least one agency to keep public information from seeing the light of day.
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Not Noteworthy

State records on public input on the Clean Power Plan don’t exist

Local News When the Conservation Voters New Mexico Education Fund asked to review documentation or notes from public meetings the New Mexico Environment Department held in 2015 as they began planning how to comp ... More

Dec. 20, 2016 by Elizabeth Miller


Inside the day planner of Santa Fe’s ‘part-time’ figurehead

Local News Mayor Javier Gonzales loves La Plazuela. He dined at the restaurant housed at La Fonda Hotel 19 times in 2016. And he almost always ordered a table for two. ... More

Jan. 04, 2017 by Steven Hsieh

New Year New Job

For these Santa Feans, 2017 is all about a fresh start

Features Deck the halls, ring the bells and drop the antacid, the holidays have arrived. And by the time we return to the newsroom to crank up the old typewriters again, we’ll be in a whole new year. ... More

Dec. 21, 2016 by SFR

Free Parking

Mayor's proposal follows uproar over parking meter fee increase

Local News Mayor Javier Gonazles on Wednesday introduced a proposal to provide two hours of free parking at city garages, a nod to downtown merchants who revolted this summer against rate hikes for street met ... More

Dec. 14, 2016 by Steven Hsieh

Over the Hill

Private lease for agriculture to take over part of county’s unused ranch

Local News Nearly eight years ago, Santa Fe County shelled out $7 million of taxpayer dollars to purchase 470 acres of land near La Cienega ... More

Jan. 04, 2017 by Steven Hsieh

Letters to the Editor


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.

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Jan. 04, 2017 by SFR
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Morning Word: We're From the Government. We're Here to Help.

Morning Word The state's 112 citizen legislators, along with hordes of support staff and legions of lobbyists, descend on the Roundhouse today. ... More

Jan. 17, 2017 by Matt Grubs


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