The hidden world of New Mexico’s colonias
Guardianship took away Hamilton’s freedoms. Her son is getting them back.
Addiction, resilience and hope in Chimayó.
Amid a housing crisis, a Motel 6 in Albuquerque offers shelter for those in dire need
It’s been a year and a half of struggle and resilience in the Southwest. Searchlight’s photographer documented it all.
A police raid near Shiprock has all but ended an illicit cannabis-growing operation
Searchlight photographer Don J. Usner travelled the state during early voting to capture New Mexicans as they head to the polls.
The day before Easter Sunday I drove to Hobbs to attend services at the evangelical ChooseLife Church. I was bracing for a service to be held in defiance of Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham’s order banning mass gatherings at houses of worship in New Mexico. I dreaded the prospect of open conflict. I also dreaded the […]
A photographic history of childhood in New Mexico
Measures to prevent suicides at Taos Gorge Bridge