Santa Fe Reporter - Local News http://www.sfreporter.com/santafe/articles.sec-4-1-local-news.html <![CDATA[Priced Out - Not even the federal government can afford to rent in Santa Fe]]>
By: Elizabeth Miller
Continued increases in the cost of housing in Santa Fe and ongoing cuts to funding for federal housing assistance mean authorities here are unable to make full use of a voucher program designed to help the city’s lowest income residents.
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<![CDATA[Trump Stumps in ABQ [Photos] - Albuquerque visit from GOP front-runner is marked by protest]]>
By: Steven Hsieh
Trump supporters, gawkers and protesters lined up early outside the Albuquerque Convention Center for an evening rally.]]>
<![CDATA[No Toke Zone - Santa Fe National Forest issues 'reminder' on prohibition against cultivation or possession of marijuana on federal lands, subject to citation]]>
By: Julie Ann Grimm
Planning on sparking one on your next hike up the Winsor Trail? Watch out for the bark narcs. Even if the state of New Mexico is on your side. ]]>
<![CDATA[Trump in ABQ: Rally, Then Ruckus - Thousands showed up to hear the presumptive Republican nominee speak]]>
By: Steven Hsieh
“Get a job, losers!” shouted one of the more vocal Donald Trump supporters who stood in line Tuesday afternoon to watch the presumptive Republican nominee speak in Albuquerque.]]>
<![CDATA[Center for Contemporary Arts Announces New Executive Director - Stuart Ashman returns to Santa Fe to lead the arts organization ]]>
By: Alex De Vore
The Center for Contemporary Arts announced Tuesday that former Santa Fean Stuart Ashman will return to town and take on the role of their executive director. ]]>
<![CDATA[Mr. Sanders Comes to Santa Fe - Get a blow-by-blow of Bernie's first stop in NM, which shares a penultimate primary day with California and other key states]]>
By: Steven Hsieh
Early Friday morning, Lucas Jimenez sat on a concrete slab outside Santa Fe Community College, waiting to rally behind his presidential candidate, Bernie Sanders, the senator who has ridden a populist wave railing against big banks and the “corrupt” campaign finance system.]]>
<![CDATA[Bernie Sanders Rally in Photos - ]]>
By: SFR
Santa Fe photographer LeRoy Sanchez captured the day Bernie Sanders came to Santa Fe. On Friday morning, Sanders supporters lined up to see the Vermont senator speak at Santa Fe Community College.]]>
<![CDATA[Heads Together on Mental Health - ]]>
By: Steven Hsieh
There are probably 200 things that need to happen to improve mental health care in Northern New Mexico, says Pamela Hyde,  says Pamela Hyde, President Obama’s former appointee to head the Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services Administration.]]>
<![CDATA[Not so Wet - New Mexico’s water plans predict supply decline at the regional level but don’t tackle statewide strategy]]>
By: Laura Paskus
People trying to survive in this arid landscape have spent thousands of years—some flush with rain and snow, others parched—hoping that the next season will allow fields and villages to survive.
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<![CDATA[Different Spokes - Third year for Outside Bike & Brew builds on the effort to make Santa Fe a biking destination]]>
By: Elizabeth Miller
When last year saw Outside Bike & Brew participants pedaling through snowstorms and dancing to Reverend Horton Heat in raincoats, it could have been easy to write the whole thing off as stormed out and therefore fizzled out.
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<![CDATA[License to Ride - Prosecutors charge car passenger with murder in Santa Fe County death]]>
By: Steven Hsieh
A driver runs over a woman, killing her. Is one of his passengers a murderer? In at least one case, he is, according to local prosecutors.

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<![CDATA[Stalled LANL Cleanup to Court - ]]>
By: Elizabeth Miller
Nuclear Watch New Mexico has filed a lawsuit against the Department of Energy and Los Alamos National Security LLC. ]]>
<![CDATA[Primary Primer - Election 101: Local races depend on turnout in major party contests]]>
By: Steven Hsieh
As a megalomaniacal Oompa Loompa perches comfortably atop the GOP ticket, and the nation’s former top robot diplomat firmly grasps the Democratic torch, it might be tempting to sit the primaries out and save your energy for The Big One in November.]]>
<![CDATA[Bernie's Heading to NM - Santa Fe Community College confirms scheduled visit from presidential contender Sanders]]>
By: Julie Ann Grimm
UPDATED! Santa Fe is gonna feel the Bern after all.  Democratic presidential candidate and US Sen. Bernie Sanders is planning an appearance Friday afternoon at the Santa Fe Community College.]]>
<![CDATA[Environment Secretary Takes a Swing at His Predecessor - While supporting changes to a penalty policy for polluters, Flynn says money shouldn’t go to pet projects]]>
By: Laura Paskus
New Mexico Environment Secretary Ryan Flynn wants to change how his department decides to spend some of the fines it collects from polluting companies. ]]>
<![CDATA[Pop Quiz - Senate District 39 & House District 48]]>
By: SFR
For our last quiz of the primary season, we look at two contested statehouse seats that represent Santa Fe.
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<![CDATA[Wolves In, Wolves Out - Species recovery and management effort has feds placing pups, removing adult wolf this season]]>
By: Elizabeth Miller
The stars that had to align for this time-sensitive mission began with captive and wild wolves whelping on nearly the same day, and included securing last-minute transportation across state lines, staff and cooperative weather.]]>
<![CDATA[Bathroom Law Is Not So Simple - Spokesman says Santa Fe's law on bathroom inclusivity is enforced by complaints or if businesses make contact with City Hall]]>
By: Julie Ann Grimm
While the federal government goes after the state of North Carolina for its laws about bathrooms and birth certificates, Santa Fe has been enjoying a moment of liberal bubble-ness. ]]>
<![CDATA[Wildfire 101 - ]]>
By: Elizabeth Miller
How to protect homes in areas near Santa Fe that could be affected by wildfire, and what to expect from mitigation activities in the newly designated Greater Santa Fe Fireshed, will be the focus of a “Fire Fair” open house.
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<![CDATA[Pop Quiz - District Attorney]]>
By: SFR
Meet the prosecutors. This week, we quizzed the three Democrats vying for the party nomination for 1st Judicial District attorney, serving Santa Fe, Rio Arriba and Los Alamos counties.
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