April 28, 2015

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Morning Word: Luján Presses for Fair Pay

Why do women continue to earn less than men?

In New Mexico, women earn 82 cents for every dollar that a man does. While this is slightly higher than the national average, it still represents a gap of more than $7,700 every year. For Latinas and African Am...

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 Peter St. Cyr

Green Gold

Colorado’s pot boom brings in cash, but less than they thought

Voters approved the measure, and the new worker came on board. And as predicted, Colorado communications officials have kept busy, fielding media requests from all corners of the world.

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 Justin Horwath

Strained Love

When it comes to choosing the right cannabis strain, you’re your own best judge

Before I came to medical cannabis I had a limited perception about using the herb as a medical remedy; like a lot of folks, I thought it was purely about getting high. With a qualifying diagnosis from a doctor ...

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 SFR

Just What the Doctor Ordered

Getting a green card and knowing how to use it

That may be true at some clinics and hospital around the state and at the Veterans Administration hospital in Albuquerque, but doctors at Christus St. Vincent Regional Medical Center in Santa Fe are allowed to ...

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 Peter St. Cyr

Hit the Bricks

Despite some progress, New Mexico has a long way to go before laws are likely to budge

Hillman adds that he was careful to maintain a professional reputation the entire time and not play into the stereotype of the lazy, unproductive stoner. When he recently relocated to Santa Fe, he saw that “c...

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 Joey Peters

7 Days


Been under a rock for the last week? Here's what you missed. SFR's 7 Days is your one-stop shop for all the news that happens in and around Northern New Mexico.

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 SFR

Some of His Lies Are True

Hill and Franco put on their drama coats for 'True Story'

True Story is a quiet but tense rumination on the nature of truth.

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 David Riedel

All Hail the Underdog(s)

'White God' is hard to watch

For those who feel pained whenever animals suffer, on the screen or in real life, White God will be tough going.

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 David Riedel

Shrubs: Vinegar in Your Cocktail?

Once upon a time, people harvested and consumed what seasonally sprouted from the ground or burst from a blossom.

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 Natalie Bovis

The Canninary Arts

Marijuana-infused edibles offer a tasty alternative to smoking

In the world of legal cannabis production, “canna cooks” hold a special place of honor among gastronomes who also partake in the herb.

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 Rob DeWalt