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Can urban farming flourish in the high desert?

Local News Proponents of urban farming are offering up a lot of hype, going so far as to tout its potential to rejuvenate depressed neighborhoods in cities like Detroit and Baltimore by developing unused land, addressin...

Tuesday, July 29, 2014 Conor L Sanchez

Take that, Papi

Chicana feminism is center stage at Northern NM College conference

Local News Chicana feminism and scholarship is marked by its own set of unique characteristics that differentiates it from more Anglo-centric modes of feminist thought.

Tuesday, July 29, 2014 Henry Lopez

Decriminalization Effort Marches On

Reducing Marijuana Penalties is still collecting signatures across Santa Fe

Local News After falling short of required signatures in Santa Fe last week, Reducing Marijuana Penalties continues to collect canvass for ballot initiative. 

Monday, July 28, 2014 Joey Peters

Union Rejects Second Hospital Contract Offer

Christus St. Vincent management has the ball as contract deadline looms

Local News A Sunday vote represented the second time that the union representing Christus St. Vincent Regional Medical Center nurses and technicians rejected a contract offer by hospital management. 

Monday, July 28, 2014 Justin Horwath

Nurses Will Withdraw Strike Notice as Union Vote Nears

But top union delegates representing Christus St. Vincent caregivers also want union members to vote down the hospital's latest contract offer

Local News The union representing Christus St. Vincent Regional Medical Center caregivers notified the hospital that it will withdraw its notice of a strike while top union delegates are encouraging members to r

Saturday, July 26, 2014 Justin Horwath

Updated: Nurses Rally As Labor Negotiations Continue

July 31 is the deadline for the expiration of a contract that covers Christus St. Vincent nurses.

Local News Members of a labor union representing Christus St. Vincent Regional Medical Center caregivers rallied political support at a Thursday night gathering as the possibility of a strike approaches. 

Friday, July 25, 2014 Justin Horwath

Dead Heat?

Local News  A national poll putting the race between incumbent Republican Gov. Susana Martinez and Democratic Party challenger Gary King at a dead heat is making waves this week in the state's political landscape.

Friday, July 25, 2014 Joey Peters

What happened at WIPP?

State legislators look for answers about leak in underground facility

Local News What do the OJ Simpson murder trial and a nuclear waste leak in southern New Mexico have in common? A single glove. 

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 Julie Ann Grimm

Nurses Strike Threat Sneaks Up

Labor talks between Christus St. Vincent management and nurses' union were relativley silent—until now

Local News For months, labor negotiations between the union that represents Christus St. Vincent Regional Medical Center caregivers and the hospital's management have been shrouded in silence. That silence is s

Tuesday, July 22, 2014 Justin Horwath

Not criminal but not legal?

Ballot initiative on city pot rules could leave enforcement options

Local News Marsha Garcia and three others canvassed last week for a citywide ballot initiative to lessen the city’s penalties for small possession of marijuana.

Tuesday, July 22, 2014 Joey Peters
 
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