Politics


Is New Mexico Ready for Election Day?

Searchlight answers key questions about the 2020 voting process

Intruders holding handmade signs with swastikas, racial slurs disrupt Democratic Party Zoom meeting

Grant County Democratic Party Zoom meeting interrupted by agitators holding handmade Trump signs with swastika, racial slurs

Spending unmasked

How NM overpaid $330,000 for face masks and the corrections department profited

Wired for success

How Navajo Technical University prepared for an unprecedented school year

Down for the count

The 2020 census is doing a number on rural America. In places like Lordsburg, New Mexico, that could spell doom.

A voting primer

With November 3 approaching, this page has the information you need.

Governing with moxie

How Michelle Lujan Grisham got on Joe Biden’s shortlist

Extraction Point

Young people in Farmington may not want to leave, but find few reasons to stay

Parole revoked

A series of comic mishaps ends in ouster of parole chief

Power switch

As New Mexico swaps coal for renewables, San Juan County struggles to chart a new future