Nov. 25, 2015
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Giving Back

Even without a uniform, Veterans continue to serve their community

Features Their amputated limbs make us gasp. High suicide rates rob us of their presence too soon. Many are homeless and tortured by post-traumatic stress disorder.

Wednesday, November 11, 2015 Peter St. Cyr

‘Dirty Politics’

UPDATED: Insider says Sam Bregman knowingly leveraged stolen emails to boost political profile

Local News An attorney who’s used to defending high-profile clients is finding himself in the political hot seat. A co-defendant say the man who would later become state Democratic Party chair had a huge role in "emailg...

Friday, November 6, 2015 Peter St. Cyr

Left Out

Western New Mexicans argue that state health officials left them dry by refusing medical cannabis producer permits

Local News  A retired uranium miner and a medical activist are asking the New Mexico Supreme Court to order state Health Secretary Retta Ward to issue a medical cannabis license to at least one new nonprofit in weste...

Tuesday, October 20, 2015 Peter St. Cyr

All Aloft

Albuquerque's nine-day Balloon Fiesta starts Saturday

Local News After the burning of Zozobra, Indian Market and Fiestas, tourism slows down in Santa Fe and visitors stop to watch hundreds of hot air balloon pilots lift off from grassy fields during the 44th Annual Albuquerq...

Friday, October 2, 2015 Peter St. Cyr

Knocked Out

A mixed bag for Santa Fe medical cannabis applicants

Local News After waiting more than five years for a license to grow and distribute medical cannabis, Santa Fe residents Mark and Elizabeth Springer are once again feeling betrayed.

Wednesday, September 23, 2015 Peter St. Cyr

Green Rush Database

Search the names of people on boards of directors for corporations that want to produce medical cannabis

Local News Nonprofits seeking to get involved in the growing medical cannabis industry have filed incorporation papers with the secretary of state's office, searchable in our database.

Wednesday, September 2, 2015 Peter St. Cyr

Pot of Gold

One applicant sees dollar signs in the chance at a cannabis growing license but withdraws application when questioned

Local News For months, medical cannabis patients have been expressing concerns about not knowing exactly who has applied to grow their medication.

Wednesday, September 2, 2015 Peter St. Cyr

Green Rush

SFR reveals New Mexico’s next pot prospectors

Features When gold turned up at Sutter’s Mill in 1848, thousands of prospectors headed to the Sierra Mountain foothills with dreams of getting rich.

Wednesday, September 2, 2015 Peter St. Cyr

Information Pothole

State gives medical cannabis producers permission to expand operations but still keeps records secret

Local News Chronic shortages of medical cannabis in New Mexico could be a thing of the past. State health regulators have approved proposals from 10 of the state’s biggest marijuana growers, who will triple the number ...

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 Peter St. Cyr

Up in the Air

Santa Fe’s talk about breaking up with the New Mexico utility giant hasn’t moved off the dime

Local News A proposal to create a municipal electric utility—aimed at making Santa Fe carbon neutral sooner than later—appears to be fizzling out.

Wednesday, August 19, 2015 Peter St. Cyr
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