More than three years after the health care expansion, 43 percent of New Mexico’s total population is signed up for Medicaid. But budgets are tight, and the Human Services Department is trying to figure out how to make it all work. Some of the proposals presented at a public meeting in Albuquerque were contentious.
5 Fatally Shot In Northern New Mexico; Gunman Arrested – The Associated Press & The Santa Fe New Mexican Authorities have arrested a man who they say fatally shot five people in New Mexico on Thursday.
Sat. 6/17, 4:15pm: Papá, viejo, papi, pai, babbo, taita, tatay, padre ... We celebrate Father´s Day in CORAZÓN TANGUERO with compositions that honor their memories and love beginning by iconic Piazzolla´s composition "Adiós nonino". // Celebramos a los padres en su día, con composiciones que recuerdan al papá o "mi viejo", comenzando con el icónico tango compuesto por Piazzolla a su padre: "Adiós nonino". Art: "Vos sos mi sangre, mi viejo" by Patricia Berman ("Fileteado porteño" artist,...
KUNM Call In Show
Young people who end up in the court system for substance abuse are at a crucial point in their lives. In many New Mexico communities, recovery courts provide resources for minors to address substance abuse and take advantage of mental health services. One goal is to address drug use before a minor ends up in the adult court system.
Mon.6/19, 7p: Oral history through "testimonio" is at the heart of the community collective project, Humans of New Mexico/Humanos de Nuevo México . In Espejos de Aztlán show, we´ll listen to the powerful stories of La Academia de Esperanza High School students, Melissa Salas, Diego Hernandez, Cesar Guillen Lozano, and teacher Ms. Kate Smith. Ms. Kate Smith talks about the goal of the Inside Out project for La Academia de Esperanza’s community: “ We wanted the community to take pride in the...
Public Health New Mexico
New Mexico environment officials say they’ll present a plan to clean up a toxic underground plume at a public meeting Thursday evening in Albuquerque.