Santa Fe Reporter - Features http://www.sfreporter.com/santafe/articles.sec-5-1-features.html <![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![CDATA[Sanitized Science - Why Are New Mexico schools teaching outdated science while new standards sit on the shelf?]]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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<![CDATA[Our Schools are Drowning in Data - Why is NM wasting money, time and sanity compiling data sets that are redundant and ineffective?]]>
By: Matt Grubs
It took Lisa Durkin about a month, she figures, of staying after school two or three nights a week. Usually she’d be in her classroom until 7 pm gathering lesson plans or logs of contact she’d had with parents.]]>
<![CDATA[25 Things We Love About Santa Fe - ]]>
By: SFR
The aerial photos that made up this week’s cover image are from a drone soaring over above downtown during one of our summer markets. We love this view and we love this city.
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<![CDATA[Chop Suey on San Francisco Street - How George Park beat anti-Chinese laws and started a prominent Santa Fe family]]>
By: Steven Hsieh
The woman watched as soldiers confiscated her family’s land and beat her husband to death—another horror in the bloody land reforms of Chairman Mao Zedong’s Communist Party.
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<![CDATA[Lost, Found, Forgotten - Hundreds of people die anonymously each year, but a public database offers a chance to name some of the dead]]>
By: Elizabeth Miller
Lifelong rancher Warren Read and his wife, Diane Amatore, were driving their ranch east of Las Vegas to check on their cattle when they spotted about 20 crows circling in the December sky above the property’s western fence line.
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<![CDATA[Action! - The film industry brings big money to New Mexico, but does the incentive cap mortgage its potential future success?]]>
By: Alex De Vore
After enjoying a surge of activity in the state, mid-2011 came as a dark time for the film industry in New Mexico. The arrival of Susana Martinez in the governor’s office and the subsequent session of the state Legislature presented threats to the future of film here.]]>
<![CDATA[New Year New Job - For these Santa Feans, 2017 is all about a fresh start]]>
By: SFR
Deck the halls, ring the bells and drop the antacid, the holidays have arrived. And by the time we return to the newsroom to crank up the old typewriters again, we’ll be in a whole new year.]]>
<![CDATA[Next in Line - New Mexico sees one high-profile child abuse death after the next, but outcomes for children aren’t getting any better]]>
By: Steven Hsieh
On a winter afternoon nearly five years ago, a 3-year-old child showed up at the emergency room at Christus St. Vincent Regional Medical Center. He arrived unconscious and vomiting, covered in bruises.]]>
<![CDATA[So Long, Farewell - The world has changed. Do we mourn? Or love what’s still here?]]>
By: Laura Paskus
It’s a crisp, late fall morning in Santa Fe. Larry Rasmussen, a Lutheran lay minister, and I sit side-by-side at his kitchen table. Sometimes we look at one another. But mostly we both look out the picture window.
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