Santa Fe Reporter - Local News http://www.sfreporter.com/santafe/articles.sec-4-1-local-news.html <![CDATA[Back on the Brink - Nuclear watchdogs assembling in Santa Fe say it’s time to stopignoring ongoing threat]]>
By: Elizabeth Miller
Perhaps the greatest threat posed to our future generations is the one we seem to be letting drift quietly into obscurity: that 15,000 nuclear weapons exist now, any one of them capable of wiping out a city in seconds.
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<![CDATA[Cash for the Underdogs - New Mexico Game Commission adopts plan that leaves unclear requirements for federal grants]]>
By: Elizabeth Miller
The federal government has put grant money on the table for the state’s taking, this time specifically to preserve habitats and study species often overshadowed—and therefore underfunded—by their huntable and fishable brethren.
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<![CDATA[Who Controls the Tap? - Aamodt water rights settlement faces hurdle over board representation]]>
By: Steven Hsieh
Scores of water users gathered at the Cities of Gold Hotel for a yet another meeting over a centuries-old conflict.]]>
<![CDATA[Who Controls the Tap? - UPDATE: Aamodt settlement faces hurdle over board representation]]>
By: Steven Hsieh
Scores of water users gathered at the Cities of Gold Hotel for a yet another meeting over a centuries-old conflict.  Lawyers, tribal governors, and County representatives sat alongside offic]]>
<![CDATA[County Commission Rejects Water Rate Hike - Divided vote shows commissioners' concerns over business impacts]]>
By: Steven Hsieh
Water costs won’t be going up for Santa Fe County residents and businesses.  Local lawmakers on Tuesday rejected a water rate hike for Santa Fe County residents and businesses, a move county p]]>
<![CDATA[Tug-of-Turf - Excessive force settlement closes chapter on dispute between Santa Fe County and Pueblo of Pojoaque]]>
By: Steven Hsieh
Attorneys had agreed on the jury instructions. Witnesses were lined up. Twelve locals were already empaneled as a jury to hear both sides of the story.]]>
<![CDATA[Emergency Mismanagement - Financial confusion and a lack of transparency persist at the state Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Management]]>
By: Laura Paskus
Earlier this year, Martin and Sandra Urban were worried about losing the business they’d spent more than 20 years building.
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<![CDATA[What’s Next? - For immigrants, fear and anxiety follow Trump’s election]]>
By: Steven Hsieh
Immigrants and advocates spent the week grappling with the reality of the looming Trump presidency.]]>
<![CDATA[Years in the Making - O’Leary Built Bicycles has finally grown too big to live in Charlie O’Leary’s garage]]>
By: Elizabeth Miller
Though he’s spent a decade building bike frames, Charlie O’Leary jokes he’s still just a student of the craft.]]>
<![CDATA[Here’s What Happened When The Mayor Defended Sanctuary Cities on Fox News - ]]> SFR
Last night, Mayor Javier Gonzales went on Fox News. We learned that Megyn Kelly—the host who may or may not have been poisoned by Donald Trump's campaign before a debate last year—thinks Santa Fe]]>
<![CDATA[Police Body Cameras Show Arrests After Trump Protest - Attorneys say videos help their clients]]>
By: Steven Hsieh
The Santa Fe Police Department on Wednesday released lapel cam footage of a demonstration against president-elect Donald Trump, including footage of three arrests that took place afterward. ]]>
<![CDATA[Trump Protesters Set for Release from Jail - Protester said to be leader faces felony battery charge]]>
By: Steven Hsieh
Three Santa Feans arrested shortly after participating in a demonstration against President-elect Donald Trump are set for release today after supporters raised enough cash to bail them out.]]>
<![CDATA[Santa Fe Marches Against Trump - UPDATE: Santa Fe Police arrested at least three protesters during the march.]]>
By: Steven Hsieh
About two hundred protesters marched downtown on Saturday in a peaceful demonstration against President-elect Donald Trump.Starting from the Plaza, the marchers walked a loop that included parts of Gu]]>
<![CDATA[Sweeten Up for Pre-K - City announces efforts to create a tax on sugary drinks to pay for more early childhood education]]>
By: Elizabeth Miller
Mayor Javier Gonzales and fellow city councilors are working to support expanding and improving early childhood education offerings in Santa Fe to reach an estimated 1,237 3- and 4-year-olds in the ci]]>
<![CDATA[A Campus for the Homeless - Coalition of providersproposes a bigger, bettercenter for homeless services]]>
By: Steven Hsieh
At the beginning of the decade, an interfaith nonprofit converted a former pet store into an emergency homeless shelter that would serve as a “one-stop shop” for social services. Grab a meal. See a nurse. Go to court.
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<![CDATA[High Courts - Nakamura likely first female Republican elected to state Supreme, but race too close at presstime]]>
By: Jeff Proctor
Judith Nakamura appeared headed for victory in a nip-and-tuck race for a seat on the New Mexico Supreme Court, and if she maintained a narrow lead into the night would be the first Republican woman to win election to the court.
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<![CDATA[D Takes DA - Marco Serna rides easy lead to top prosecutor’s spot]]>
By: Steven Hsieh, Elizabeth Miller
Marco Serna, a Democrat who rose to prominence championing diversion programs for addicts, will be the new top prosecutor for Santa Fe, Los Alamos and Rio Arriba counties.
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<![CDATA[Second Chance - Maggie Toulouse Oliver handily grabs secretary of state post]]>
By: Steven Hsieh
Maggie Toulouse Oliver, the Bernalillo County Clerk, defeated a state representative to capture the Secretary of State’s seat two years after she lost an election for the same office.
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By: SFR
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<![CDATA[Sign Off - This 19-year-old may be the most active Trump supporter in Santa Fe]]>
By: Steven Hsieh
He waits in a bank parking lot, eyes fixed ahead on a dark blue sign across the street, which bore the name of a Republican presidential candidate. He fiddles with a video camera, intent this time o]]>