Simon Thompson interviews Dr. Richard Jackson, author of "Designing Healthy Communities." Jackson recently visited Las Cruces to discuss ways the city can align its design and future development to enhance public health.
Election coverage brought to you by KRWG-TV and the League of Women Voters of Greater Las Cruces. This forum covers New Mexico Senate District 38 with candidates Democrat Mary Kay Papen and Republican Charles Wendler.
Election coverage brought to you by KRWG-TV and the League of Women Voters of Greater Las Cruces. This forum covers New Mexico Senate District 37 with candidates Democrat Bill Soules and Republican Ceil Levatino.
New Mexico State University Chancellor Dr. Garrey Carruthers moderates a panel discussion on agricultural policy and how how it affects the economy in the border region. Panelists include Mexico’s Secretary of Agriculture, Jose Calzada Rovirosa, Under Secretary for Marketing and Regulatory Programs of USDA Ed Avalos and New Mexico's Secretary of Agriculture Jeff Witte.
On this episode of Newsmakers: we visit a Deming school that welcomes hundreds of students from Mexico; El Paso considers a municipal I.D.; and Living Here visits Dripping Springs in the Organ Mountains Desert Peaks National Monument.
This episode of Newsmakers includes a report on former President Bill Clinton's visit to Las Cruces and what area residents are saying about Hillary Clinton's run for the Presidency; we'll meet a new citizen who's excited to be voting for the first time in November; and "Living Here" takes us to the City of Rocks State Park.
This episode of Newsmakers features field reports on: budget cuts facing Las Cruces Public Schools; Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders visits Vado; and local students benefit from the "Every Kid in a Park" program.
Fred Martino discusses public education in New Mexico with Senator Bill Soules, NEA New Mexico Vice President Mary Parr-Sanchez, Las Cruces school board members Ed Frank and Andre Gonzales (student member), and Jo Galvan of Las Cruces Public Schools.
Guests include David Moreno of the NMSU College Democrats, Connor Gordon from Young Americans for Liberty, Taylor Dyer-Paz from NMSU Political Awareness Club and Aaron Holloway of the NMSU College Republicans.
This episode of Newsmakers includes these field reports and more: A look at the enormous impact of the 1966 Texas Western basketball team; an update on regional transit service and its potential benefits for Dona Ana County; and "Living Here" focuses on the annual visit of sandhill cranes to Hatch.
Issues and Answers: The Graduation Rate. Guests include Senator Bill Soules, NMSU Education Dean Dr. Donald Pope-Davis, and La Academia Dolores Huerta Middle School head administrator Octavio Casillas.
Fred Martino interviews Alan Webber, founder of One New Mexico, a nonprofit organization focused on creating a better future for the state through public policy improvements. Webber was a candidate for the Democratic nomination for New Mexico Governor in 2014.
Field reports include: Legislation has been introduced to create a new type of liquor license in New Mexico; people from across the globe look to a Las Cruces business for custom-made horns; and the Hope Border Institute and the Center for Migration Studies held a conference discussing the Catholic influence on migration issues.
The Alamogordo Mayoral Forum airs Saturday at 5pm and Sunday at 11am on KRWG-TV. Fred Martino covers the major issues with candidates James Baker, Richard Boss, Michael Elliott, and Robert Hahn. Candidates Jeffrey Ault and Mike Rosales did not attend.
Alamogordo will elect a new mayor on March 1. Early voting is already underway.
Fred Martino interviews Dona Ana County Chief Deputy Clerk Scott Krahling. They discuss a variety of efforts designed to increase voter participation, including online registration and an Election Advisory Committee.
This episode of Newsmakers features a variety of field reports, including: A look at how new U.S. citizens can boost local economies; a feature on the owners of the Pepper Pot restaurant in Hatch, N.M.; and Dona Ana County discusses forming a Detention Center Advisory Committee.
This episode of Newsmakers includes the following field reports and more: Dona Ana County Community College demonstrates a "use of force" simulator being used to train area law enforcement officers; students at UTEP build a soccer field for a shelter in El Paso; and "Living Here" takes us to the Our Lady of Guadalupe Festival held by Tortugas Pueblo.
New Mexico Incentives: Economic Development or Lost Opportunity? Simon Thompson investigates the New Mexico Economic Development Department's incentives designed to create jobs and attract new investment.