Episode Archive

Dahr Jamail, journalist and author, "The End of Ice"

Air Dates: March 30-April 1, 2019
Dahr Jamail, journalist and author, This week's guest on "Report from Santa Fe" is award-winning journalist Dahr Jamail, author of "The End of Ice: Bearing Witness and Finding Meaning in the Path of Climate Disruption." Jamail writes for Truthout, the BBC, NPR, the Guardian, the Nation, Al Jazeera, and more. He won the 2018 Izzy Award for outstanding achievement in independent media. More

Michael McGarrity, author, "Residue," "The Last Ranch," "Hard Country"

Air Dates: March 23-25, 2019
Michael McGarrity, author, This week's guest on "Report from Santa Fe" is New Mexico author Michael McGarrity discussing his new book "Residue," the thirteenth in his popular Kevin Kerney crime novels set in New Mexico. McGarrity is also the author of the American West trilogy, historical novels also set in New Mexico consisting of "Hard Country," "Backlands," and "The Last Ranch." More

Caroline Fraser, Author, 2018 Pulitzer Prize for Biography, "Prairie Fires"

Air Dates: March 16-18, 2019
Caroline Fraser, Author, 2018 Pulitzer Prize for Biography, This week's guest on REPORT FROM SANTA FE is Santa Fe author Caroline Fraser, recipient of the 2018 Pulitzer Prize for Biography for her book "Prairie Fires: the American Dreams of Laura Ingalls Wilder." Fraser’s book was also named among the New York Times' "Ten Best Books of 2017," and won the National Book Critics Circle Award for Biography. More

Senator Gay Kernan (R-Hobbs)

Air Dates: March 9-11, 2019
Senator Gay Kernan (R-Hobbs) This week's guest on "Report from Santa Fe" is Senator Gay Kernan (R-District 42), a lifelong educator, discussing the massive changes coming in education in New Mexico. She also explains some of her important health legislation such as the Prior Authorization Bill, SB i88, and the Safe Harbor for Nurses Act, SB 82. More

Senator Gay Kernan (R-Hobbs) and Rep. Cathrynn Brown (R-Carlsbad)

Air Dates: March 2-4, 2019
Senator Gay Kernan (R-Hobbs) and Rep. Cathrynn Brown (R-Carlsbad) This week's guests on "Report from Santa Fe" are Senator Gay Kernan (R-Hobbs) and Representative Cathrynn Brown (R-Carlsbad) discussing important issues in Southeastern New Mexico, especially the deteriorating road conditions and the traffic due to the boom in oil and gas production in their area. More

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

Air Dates: February 23-25, 2019
Senators John Arthur Smith (D) & Stuart Ingle (R) Senators Stuart Ingle, R-Portales, and John Arthur Smith, D-Deming, who together have served 66 years in the Senate. They discuss the budget surplus, the changing dynamic between Republicans and Democrats in the legislature, the food tax, the state's road fund, and funding early childhood education. More

Senator Jeff Steinborn (D-Dona Ana)

Air Dates: February 16-18, 2019
Senator Jeff Steinborn (D-Dona Ana) This week's guest on "Report from Santa Fe" is Senator Jeff Steinborn, D-Dona Ana, discussing the current legislative session and such ideas as establishing a New Mexico outdoor recreation division, an update on the Rio Grande Trail, various voting and lobbying reforms, tightening radioactive waste oversight and disposal, allowing for local choice in energy providers, and removing the statute of limitations in child sex cases, among others. More

Anna Sofaer, Rob Weiner and the latest discoveries at Chaco Canyon

Air Dates: February 9-11, 2019
Anna Sofaer, Rob Weiner and the latest discoveries at Chaco Canyon Archaeologists Anna Sofaer and Rob Weiner discuss “Chacoan Astronomy, Cosmography, Roads & Ritual Power.” They also reveal the discoveries about the Chaco site and their road network using LiDAR and new technologies. This is an especially timely show due to this week's revelation that the Bureau of Land Management is planning to issue oil leases near Chaco Canyon in March. More

Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham

Air Dates: February 2-4, 2019
Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham This week's guest on "Report from Santa Fe" is the newly elected governor of New Mexico Michelle Lujan Grisham discussing her administration's approach to education, health care, immigration and family separation on the border, and other hot topics. More

Speaker of the House Brian Egolf

Air Dates: January 26-28, 2019
Speaker of the House Brian Egolf This week's guest on "Report from Santa Fe" is Speaker of the New Mexico House of Representatives Brian Egolf discussing the extra oil and gas money the state is getting and how the legislature and the governor plan to use it, the "moon shot for education," diversification of NM's economy, and interesting changes in the House regarding Memorials and the "rocket docket." More