Santa Fe Reporter - Features http://www.sfreporter.com/santafe/articles.sec-5-1-features.html <![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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<![CDATA[Sanitized Science - Why Are New Mexico schools teaching outdated science while new standards sit on the shelf?]]>
By: Matt Grubs
A few weeks ago, in a cherry-wood-paneled committee room on the third floor of the Roundhouse, Lesley Galyas stood up and said what a lot of people seemed to be thinking.]]>
<![CDATA[SFR’s 2017 Spring Poetry Search Winners - ]]>
By: SFR
Wow, Santa Fe. You are really into poetry right now. This year’s Spring Poetry Search blew us away with hundreds of entries that ran the gamut from short and sweet, long and funny to downright beautiful and moving.
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<![CDATA[The Foilies Awards - Recognizing the Year’s Worst in Government Transparency]]>
By: The Electronic Frontier Foundation
A commitment to public transparency should start at the top.
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<![CDATA[Throwing Away the Key - How the concentration of power has denied New Mexico’s ‘30-year lifers’ a fair shot at parole]]>
By: Jeff Proctor
Since 1985, OC Fero has lined his shelf with achievements. The former high school principal was ordained as a priest in the Catholic Apostolic Church of Antioch.
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<![CDATA[Seed Memory - How saving and cultivating seeds preserves and protects the future of food]]>
By: Maria Egolf-Romero
Imagine a mythology, passed down through the generations, packed full of life and the very elements of survival.]]>
<![CDATA[Beyond the Ban - Santa Feans from targeted Muslim countries feel new pressure on old wounds in the wake of Trump policy]]>
By: Steven Hsieh
Santa Fe is home to a small Muslim community of about 450 people in the greater county area, according to estimates in a private survey called the 2010 US Religious Census.
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<![CDATA[Border Patrol - Indigenous arts collective Postcommodity breaches theUS-Mexico border fence]]>
By: Jordan Eddy
Step into the room, and you’re caught in a centrifuge of whirring fence posts. Dark barriers slide across every wall, changing speed from one surface to the next like an ersatz carnival ride that’s about to burst at its bolts.
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<![CDATA[Love & Sex 2017 - A Jurassic F*ck]]>
By: Alex De Vore
It’s back! The re-bone-en-ing is nigh! After a brief respite last year for, uh, logistical reasons, we knew it was time to get love and sex back into the minds and hearts of our readers.
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