Episode Archive

Senators John Arthur Smith (D) & Stuart Ingle (R)

Air Dates: February 10-12, 2018
Senators John Arthur Smith (D) & Stuart Ingle (R) This week's guests on "Report from Santa Fe" are Senator Stewart Ingle (R-Portales). Minority Floor Leader of the NM Senate, and Senator John Arthur Smith (D-Deming), chair of the Senate Finance Committee, discussing such hot topics at the Legislative session as funding state government, fixing the Carlsbad brine well sinkhole, and raising salaries for the Governor, Attorney General, and other elected officials. More

Representatives Debbie Armstrong (D) and Rebecca Dow (R)

Air Dates: February 3-5, 2018
Representatives Debbie Armstrong (D) and Rebecca Dow (R) This week's guests on "Report from Santa Fe" are 2 members of the New Mexico House of Representatives. Rep. Debbie Armstrong (D-District 17, Bernalillo) is the chair of the House Health and Human Services Committee and former cabinet secretary of NM's Dept. of Aging and Long-Term Care Services. Rep. Rebecca Dow (R-District 38, Grant, Hidalgo, and Sierra) is a businesswoman who specializes in early childhood issues. The lawmakers discuss health care issues, opioid abuse, the nurse licensure compact, the threat to senior services, early childhood care accountability, and other hot topics from the legislative session. More

Joan Schutz, Women's Rights activist

Air Dates: January 27-29, 2018
Joan Schutz, Women's Rights activist This week's guest on "Report from Santa Fe" is Joan Schutz, an activist who has been involved in women's rights and human rights movements since the 1970s. She puts current events such as the Women's Marches, #MeToo, #TimesUp, sexual harassment, and the Access Hollywood tapes into a broader historical context. More

Viki Harrison, Common Cause NM, and Peter St Cyr, NM Foundation for Open Gov't

Air Dates: January 20-22, 2018
Viki Harrison, Common Cause NM, and Peter St Cyr, NM Foundation for Open Gov't This week's guests on "Report from Santa Fe" are Viki Harrison, executive director of Common Cause New Mexico, and Peter St Cyr, journalist and executive director of NM FOG, the New Mexico Foundation for Open Government, discussing transparency, open government, money and politics, redistricting, lobby reform, campaign finance reform, and the upcoming legislative session. More

Fred Nathan and Seth Saavedra

Air Dates: January 13-15, 2018
Fred Nathan and Seth Saavedra This week's guests on "Report from Santa Fe" are Fred Nathan, executive director of "Think New Mexico," and Seth Saavedra, founder and blogger at NMEducation.org, discussing ways to improve education in New Mexico and strategies for getting more money into the classroom. More

Mary Kershaw, Director, NM Museum of Art

Air Dates: January 6-8, 2018
Mary Kershaw, Director, NM Museum of Art This week's guest on "Report from Santa Fe" is Mary Kershaw, Director of the New Mexico Museum of Art, discussing recent celebrations of the 100th anniversary of the Museum of Art and the importance of art in New Mexico's culture and economy. More

Dr. Robert L. Kelly, archaeologist and author

Air Dates: December 31, 2017-January 2, 2018
Dr. Robert L. Kelly, archaeologist and author This week's guest on "Report from Santa Fe" is archaeologist, anthropologist, and author Dr. Robert L. Kelly, discussing his book "The Fifth Beginning: What 6 Million Years of Human History Can Tell Us about the Future.” More

Rick and Nancy De Santis Iannucci, "Horses for Heroes - Cowboy Up!"

Air Dates: December 23-25, 2017
Rick and Nancy De Santis Iannucci, This week's guests on "Report from Santa Fe" are Rick Iannucci and Nancy De Santis Iannucci discussing the "Horses for Heroes - Cowboy Up!" program, a unique horsemanship and wellness program based in Santa Fe, NM, free to ALL post 9/11 veterans and active military, especially those who have sustained PTSD or have experienced combat trauma during their time of service. More

WAVY GRAVY, clown, peace activist, author

Air Dates: December 16-18, 2017
WAVY GRAVY, clown, peace activist, author This week's guest on "Report from Santa Fe" is Wavy Gravy, an American entertainer and activist for peace, best known for his clown/hippie appearance, personality, and countercultural beliefs. Wavy Gravy founded such organizations as the Hog Farm, Camp Winnarainbow, and the Seva Foundation, an international health organization whose medical staff has restored sight to over 5 million people around the world. More

Dan Flores, Historian/author "Coyote America"

Air Dates: December 9-11, 2017
Dan Flores, Historian/author This week's guest on "Report from Santa Fe" is historian and author Dan Flores discussing his New York Times best-selling book "Coyote America," a masterful blend of environmental history and old-fashioned storytelling about coyotes, our continent's most enigmatic and successful predator. This special encore presentation will be seen on KENW-TV, KRWG-TV, and heard on KANW-FM. KNME Channel 9.1 will show the "Coyote America" show at 4:30 p.m. on Sunday, while KNME Channel 5.1 will be airing special pledge drive programming this week. More