What we learned from a year of covering COVID-19’s impacts in New Mexico
New Mexico is home to 19 pueblos, 3 Apache tribes and a large swath of the Navajo Nation. How will they cope with the outbreak of COVID-19?
The chemicals known collectively as PFAS are in everything from dental floss to outdoor gear. But consumers can make informed choices.
Research in the 1940s and ’50s led to the commercialization and widespread use of PFAS, substances that are now found in the bloodstream of almost all Americans.
Contamination of the water supply for Highland Dairy in Clovis likely means the end of operations – and raises health concerns for area residents.
At least 44 states have introduced formal protocols or programs to boost oversight and monitoring of psychotropic drug use by children. Yet while other states work to limit psychiatric drugs, 30,000 NM children have prescriptions.
Albuquerque doctor is under investigation in 36 patient deaths.
For Wilhelmina Yazzie, joining the groundbreaking lawsuit against New Mexico wasn’t an easy thing to do. It was the only thing to do.
Behind the recent ruling in the New Mexico school funding lawsuit is nearly a decade of evidence that the state’s public schools are not only failing children, but that children will be “irreparably harmed” if schools aren’t improved.
No state can afford to lose high-quality, educated workers, the key ingredient for a thriving economy.