What we learned from a year of covering COVID-19’s impacts in New Mexico
Living in internet dead zones and sometimes without electricity at home, Indigenous youths in New Mexico and Arizona went to extraordinary lengths to attend virtual classes.
With ample wind and sun, Carlsbad stands to be at the epicenter of renewable energy for the Southwest. But can the state diversify from oil and gas dependence before it’s too late?
After suffering one of the worst COVID-19 outbreaks in the country, this New Mexico town on the edge of Navajo Nation is reaching a breaking point as the federal eviction moratorium is set to expire.
For years, drought and poverty have taken a harsh toll on this border town’s agriculture and migrant workers. Then came the coronavirus.
COVID-19 has kept local youths from leaving home. They’re taking the opportunity to make their town better.
In Gallup, hit harder by the coronavirus than any place in the state, small business owners feel lucky to just survive
COVID-19 takes yet another toll in New Mexico
Nine months into the pandemic, Carlsbad residents are divided, defiant and in search of a silver lining.
Once the Wild West, Las Vegas is now the wired West as parents and kids cope with a life lived online.