Newsmakers

KRWG-TV Thursdays, 7pm; Saturdays, 5pm; Sundays, 11am

The KRWG news team features the people, issues, and events that shape our community.   E-mail your story and interview ideas to feedback@nmsu.edu

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Local Host(s): 
Fred Martino, Newsmakers Anchor
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Regional
4:01 pm
Mon March 17, 2014

Merrie Lee Soules

Regional
10:44 am
Tue February 25, 2014

Newsmakers 2/20/14

Efforts to raise the minimum wage are an issue in New Mexico 2nd
Congressional district race; a profile of Rus Bradburd, a former
college basketball coach who's now making a name in the literary
world; and New Mexico teams up with restaurants to encourage healthy
eating.

Regional
10:43 am
Tue February 25, 2014

Newsmakers 2/13/14

The minimum wage debate heats up in Las Cruces; A profile of Tony
Pennock, the artist who creates the most visible public art in
southern New Mexico: the Las Cruces water tank murals; and several
grants will fund equipment putting NMSU's Geology department in rare
company.

Regional
11:52 am
Mon February 24, 2014

Alan Webber

Fred Martino interviews Alan Webber, a candidate for the Democratic nomination for New Mexico Governor.

Regional
10:21 am
Wed February 5, 2014

Newsmakers 1/30/14

On this episode of Newsmakers, field reports include: efforts to improve water infrastructure in New Mexico; hopes remain high for Spaceport America; and more Early College High Schools are coming to the region.  Also:  Glen Cerny interviews New Mexico State University President Dr. Garrey Carruthers.

Regional
4:26 pm
Sun January 26, 2014

Senator Howie Morales

Fred Martino interviews Senator Howie Morales, candidate for the Democratic nomination for New Mexico Governor.

Regional
4:25 pm
Sun January 26, 2014

Leslie Endean Singh

Fred Martino interviews Leslie Endean Singh, candidate for the Democratic nomination for Congress in New Mexico District 2.

Regional
4:23 pm
Sun January 26, 2014

Paul Gessing, President-Rio Grande Foundation

Fred Martino interviews Paul Gessing, President-Rio Grande Foundation, regarding the 2014 New Mexico legislative session.

Regional
4:22 pm
Sun January 26, 2014

David Clements

Fred Martino interviews David Clements, candidate for the Republican nomination for U.S. Senate in New Mexico.

Regional
11:11 am
Mon December 23, 2013

Issues And Answers: Public Education

Fred Martino hosts this town hall meeting on public education held at KRWG-TV studios.

Regional
11:09 am
Mon December 23, 2013

Newsmakers 12/26/13

Regional
11:07 am
Mon December 23, 2013

Newsmakers 12/12/13

Field reports on this episode include:  The increasing demand on area food banks; a program to teach students about sustainability through a community garden; local groups push for immigration reform; and high hopes remain for Spaceport America.

Regional
10:52 am
Wed November 20, 2013

Issues And Answers: Immigration Reform

Fred Martino moderates this KRWG Town Hall on immigration reform.

Regional
2:04 pm
Sun November 10, 2013

Newsmakers 11/14/13

Fred Martino interviews New Mexico State University student Kevin Cardoza.  Just seven years ago, Cardoza moved to Las Cruces from El Salvador.  In that short amount of time, he learned to speak English and adjust to a new life in the United States.  Now, he's thriving at NMSU, where he's been part of the Model United Nations team.

 

Regional
5:38 pm
Mon October 28, 2013

Newsmakers 10/17/13

Regional
5:37 pm
Mon October 28, 2013

Newsmakers 10/24/13

Regional
5:47 pm
Wed October 9, 2013

Newsmakers 10/10/13

Regional
2:58 pm
Wed October 2, 2013

Newsmakers 10/3/13

This week, Newsmakers features a variety of local field reports, including:

Efforts to attract new business to downtown Las Cruces

A summer camp run by NMSU for young people with autism

The JUMP program to help students academically at Las Cruces Public Schools
 

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Regional
8:43 am
Wed September 25, 2013

New Mexico In Depth's Heath Haussamen

Fred Martino speaks with New Mexico In Depth's Heath Haussamen.  Field
reports include:  A look at efforts to reestablish New Mexico desert
plants and NMSU researchers gain insight about the evolution of space
with the help of NASA's Hubble telescope.

Regional
1:19 pm
Thu August 29, 2013

NMSU Student Regent Jordan Banegas

Fred Martino speaks with NMSU Student Regent Jordan Banegas.  Field
reports include:  A look at the controversy over artificial turf at
the Las Cruces Field of Dreams and New Mexico launches a summer
reading program for children.

Regional
10:55 am
Tue July 30, 2013

Dona Ana County District Attorney Mark D'Antonio

Fred Martino speaks with Dona Ana County District Attorney Mark D'Antonio.  Field reports include a look at efforts to confront two of the region's most pressing challenges...hunger and affordable housing.

Regional
12:11 pm
Mon July 29, 2013

"The Good Life Lab-Radical Experiments in Hands-On Living"

Regional
4:21 pm
Tue July 16, 2013

Navy Operational Support Center-El Paso

Fred Martino speaks with LCDR Michael Newman, Commanding Officer of the Navy Operational Support Center in El Paso.  Also:  An in-depth look at the effort involved in fighting the massive Silver Fire in the Gila wilderness.

Regional
11:49 am
Mon July 1, 2013

United Way Of Southwest New Mexico

Fred Martino interviews NMSU graduate Michael Zaragoza, President/CEO of United Way of Southwest New Mexico. Field reports include: NMSU hosts a summer camp for young people with autism and Dona Ana County holds a burial service for those who are unclaimed.

Regional
11:42 am
Mon July 1, 2013

Valley Fever In New Mexico

The New Mexico Department of Health presents a documentary on Valley Fever. This episode also includes field reports on wildfire management and public transportation in Las Cruces.

Regional
8:50 am
Wed June 26, 2013

El Pasoan Thiago Bahia, Finalist For Host Of "Wild Kingdom"

Regional
1:23 pm
Fri May 31, 2013

Aggies Go Global, Part 2

Fred Martino interviews students who have traveled overseas thanks to the Aggies Go Global program. Field reports include: A conversation with former Fort Bliss Commanding General Dana Pittard and a survey shows overwhelming support for making NMSU a smoke-free campus.

Regional
10:45 am
Wed May 29, 2013

Aggies Go Global, Part 1

Regional
11:08 am
Fri May 10, 2013

U.S. Senator Martin Heinrich (D-NM)

Regional
1:47 pm
Fri April 19, 2013

Terry Brunner, USDA Rural Development Director-NM

Fred Martino interviews Terry Brunner, New Mexico USDA Rural Development Director. Also includes a preview of the KRWG documentary, Centennial High, featuring the first year of the new state of the art high school in Las Cruces.

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