Santa Fe Reporter - Features http://www.sfreporter.com/santafe/articles.sec-5-1-features.html <![CDATA[Predator Politics - A new federal plan for Mexican wolf management meets states’ wants, but does it meet the wolves’ needs?]]>
By: Elizabeth Miller
Wildlife advocates want Mexican gray wolves to roam freely in Mexico, New Mexico and Arizona. Ranchers are not a big fan of the idea.]]>
<![CDATA[Father Figures - The untold financial, emotional and spiritual cost of New Mexico’s Catholic priest sex crimes]]>
By: Matt Grubs
The two friends had laced up and hit the court together many times before. They’d played on the same team in an Albuquerque recreational basketball league for years. In a Bernalillo County league, too.
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<![CDATA[An Abridged Oral History of Storming the Beaches with Logos in Hand - The rise and rise of Santa Fe’s next great musical hope]]>
By: Alex De Vore
One can barely recall a time when more buzz surrounded a Santa Fe band than Storming the Beaches with Logos in Hand, the lovingly labored-over indie-rock project of musician Luke Carr (and many others) that began in 2013.]]>
<![CDATA[Best of Santa Fe 2017 - Reader's Choice]]>
By: SFR
You hold in your hot little hands the latest and greatest iteration of SFR’s annual Best of Santa Fe issue—a veritable treasure trove of beloved local people, places, things and icons.
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<![CDATA[A Moral Choice - As pressure mounts, faith sustains veteran New Mexico doctor who provides rare third-trimester abortions]]>
By: Joey Peters
If Curtis Boyd lives by one professional mantra, it’s this: Unless a woman has full autonomy over her body, she lacks full citizenship and lives instead as a second-class citizen.
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<![CDATA[Out of this World - Santa Fe Institute launches an InterPlanetary Project with galactic ambitions]]>
By: Julia Goldberg
The Santa Fe Institute and Creative Santa Fe bring together scientists, artists and citizen thinkers to ponder questions beyond our atmosphere in the InterPlanetary Project.]]>
<![CDATA[2017 Political Cartoon Contest - An Art to It]]>
By: SFR
For the first time ever, we decided to invite Santa Fe to submit original political cartoons for a contest.]]>
<![CDATA[Paper Genocide - Urban Native Americans in Santa Fe hurt by federal funding for Indian health care are demanding reform]]>
By: Aaron Cantú
Delight Talawepi lives up to her name. She smiles often, loves Santa Fe, and extends a polite demeanor even to strangers. But she’s living in constant pain.
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<![CDATA[Permanent Collection - Got a tattoo? Welcome to thousands of years of tradition]]>
By: Alex De Vore
The world’s oldest known tattoos adorn various parts of Ötzi the Iceman, a 5,300-year-old mummy discovered in the Alps on the border of Austria and Italy in 1991.
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<![CDATA[Flight Plans - Santa Fe’s airport is searching for more flights, but bursting at the seams]]>
By: Matt Grubs
Santa Fe has only a handful of direct commercial flights linking it to major airports, but the city, the business community and the tourist industry are hungry for more.]]>
<![CDATA[Cop Secret - Santa Feans registered at least 24 complaints against officers last year, but what happened next remains under lock and key]]>
By: Jeff Proctor and Aaron Cantú
Phillip Armijo argued with his sister in her living room one day last spring. Before long, two Santa Fe police officers showed up to sort out the siblings’ squabble. No one had been injured, so there would be no ar]]>
<![CDATA[Mortally Maternal - We can’t really know what’s killing New Mexico’s mothers]]>
By: Elizabeth Miller
It’s taken years for her to say it, but Nicolle Gonzales now can frankly state that she nearly died in childbirth.
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<![CDATA[Dispensary Land - Santa Fe’s five cannabis dispensaries serve a growing patient base]]>
By: Aaron Cantú
Long-standing federal limits on research into the plant’s medical uses have forced patients, doctors and dispensary owners to improvise their ways to wellness.]]>
<![CDATA[The Heart of Darkness - A walk through the scorched landscapes where our forest used to be and a glimpse of our future fires]]>
By: Laura Paskus
First there’s a spark, and then the fire. We all stare at the sky, smell the smoke. After the trees and brush and roots are gone, floods roar through arroyos and down hillsides. Weeds invade as soon as the ground has cooled.
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<![CDATA[Sugar Crash - After a bitter defeat in the sugary-drink tax election, a look what’s next for pre-K in Santa Fe—and for the man who pinned his name on the plan]]>
By: Matt Grubs
The mayor was at home. After months spent talking about the futures of 966 children, he was presently concerned primarily with the immediate futures of two.]]>
<![CDATA[Rebel, Rebel - Photographs prove Frida Kahlo was her own muse]]>
By: Maria Egolf-Romero
In only 47 years of life, Frida Kahlo made an everlasting mark on the world as a painter, an icon of individuality and a symbol of feminism, exoticism, self-love and suffering.]]>
<![CDATA[The Craft - Local breweries expand and reshape for a discerning audience]]>
By: Alex De Vore
The Big Guy A seemingly endless line of students enrolled in brewing and beverage management courses at Central New Mexico Community College pours into the main brewery warehouse at the Santa Fe Brewing Company on the outskirts of town.
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<![CDATA[Made in New Mexico - With manufacturing on the decline, small makers still get it done]]>
By: Maria Egolf-Romero
Manufacturing is a beast of a subject, and we set out to cover it from the perspective of those who make things. The idea: tour factories with assembly lines and report on people who work on them, timed by bells. We hit a ton of walls.]]>
<![CDATA[Everybody Loves (Hates) Steve - Santa Fe Opera reveals the man behind a 21st-century icon]]>
By: Jordan Eddy
On a late afternoon in early spring, the Santa Fe Opera’s Crosby Theatre is empty but for a few birds fluttering in the rafters.
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<![CDATA[Castles, Ruins & Mysteries - Uncovering the secrets of Santa Fe’s icons and eyesores]]>
By: SFR
Santa Fe’s venerable position in the hierarchy of architecture of New Mexico cities is a hard-fought distinction.
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