Episode Archive | Report From Santa Fe

Episode Archive

Father Greg Boyle, author "Tattoos on the Heart"

Air Dates: April 15-17, 2017
Father Greg Boyle, author This week "Report from Santa Fe" presents a special Easter encore program with Father Greg Boyle, a Jesuit priest and the founder and Director of Homeboy Industries, a gang-intervention program located in Boyle Heights, the part of Los Angeles considered the gang capital of the world. Boyle is the author of the New York Times bestselling book "Tattoos on the Heart, the Power of Boundless Compassion," which received the 2011 PEN Center USA Literary Award for Creative Nonfiction. More

Terry Tempest Williams and Brooke Williams

Air Dates: April 8-10, 2017
Terry Tempest Williams and Brooke Williams This week's guests on "Report from Santa Fe" are an extraordinary couple, both writers, activists, environmentalists, and naturalists, Terry Tempest Williams and her husband Brooke Williams, He speaks about his new book "Open Midnight" and she discusses her recent books "When Women Were Birds" and "The Hour of Land: A Personal Topography of America's National Parks." More

Terry Tempest Williams

Air Dates: April 1-3, 2017
Terry Tempest Williams This week's guest on "Report from Santa Fe" is award-winning author, conservationist, and activist Terry Tempest Williams. Williams' writing is rooted in the American West and ranges from issues of ecology and wilderness preservation to women's health to exploring our relationship to culture and nature. Williams is the author of fifteen books, among them "The Hour of Land: A Personal Topography of America's National Parks," "When Women Were Birds," "Refuge,” and “Finding Beauty in a Broken World.” More

Senator Jeff Steinborn and Representative Nathan Small

Air Dates: March 25-27, 2017
Senator Jeff Steinborn and Representative Nathan Small Senator Jeff Steinborn (D-Dona Ana)and Representative Nathan Small(D-Dona Ana) look back at the recent New Mexico Legislative Session and discuss successful legislation they sponsored such as HJR 8, establishing an independent ethics commission, and other important bills. This special program will be seen on KRWG-TV and KENW-TV and heard on KANW-FM, as well as statewide Dish and DirecTV, while KNME will air pledge programming. More

Laura Paskus and Peggy Johnson on WATER in NM

Air Dates: March 18-20, 2017
Laura Paskus and Peggy Johnson on WATER in NM This week "Report from Santa Fe" presents an encore program discussing one of the most pressing issues facing New Mexico: WATER. Scientist Peggy Johnson and journalist Laura Paskus examine recent New Mexico water issues and delve more deeply into the water shortages of New Mexico, discussing ancient water tables, current research projects, and of course what New Mexicans need to be doing to combat the crisis. This program will be aired on KENW-TV, and KANW-FM radio, while KNME-TV will air special pledge drive programming. More

Dr. Steve Gamble, President, Eastern New Mexico University

Air Dates: March 11-12, 2017
Dr. Steve Gamble, President, Eastern New Mexico University This week's guest on "Report from Santa Fe" is Dr. Steve Gamble, President of Eastern New Mexico University, the only New Mexico university to enjoy 20 consecutive years of record enrollments. Dr. Gamble is planning to retire in August after 16 years as ENMU president. This special program will be seen on KENW-TV and heard on KANW-FM, as well as statewide Dish and DirecTV, while KNME will air special pledge programming. More

Senator Tim Jennings (D-Roswell) - Former Senator Jennings served in the NM Senate for 34 years

Air Dates: March 4-6, 2017
Senator Tim Jennings (D-Roswell) - Former Senator Jennings served in the NM Senate for 34 years This week's guest on "Report from Santa Fe" is former Senator Tim Jennings (D-Roswell), who served in the New Mexico Senate for 34 years starting in 1979, holding most of the major posts in the Senate from Majority Whip up to Senate President Pro Tem. Jennings is a major resource on health policy and discusses health issues, ethics, and campaign reform. This special program will be seen on KENW-TV and heard on KANW-FM, as well as statewide Dish and DirecTV, while KNME will air pledge programming. More

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

Air Dates: February 25-27, 2017
Senators John Arthur Smith (D) & Stuart Ingle (R) This week's guests on "Report from Santa Fe" are Senators John Arthur Smith (D-Deming) Chairman of the Senate Finance Committee, and Stuart Ingle (R-Portales) Minority Floor Leader in the NM Senate, discussing the New Mexico Legislative Session and the crisis in the funding of state government. More

Representative Debbie Armstrong (D-Bernalillo) and Senator Gay Kernan (R-Chaves, Eddy, Lea)

Air Dates: February 18-20, 2017
Representative Debbie Armstrong (D-Bernalillo) and  Senator Gay Kernan (R-Chaves, Eddy, Lea) This week's guests are Senator Gay Kernan (R-Chaves, Eddy, Lea) and Representative Debbie Armstrong (D-Bernalillo) discussing health issues, end of life care, education, and the funding of state government, plus other hot topics from the ongoing 60-Day Legislative Session. More

NM Representatives Stephanie Garcia Richard (D-District 43) and Dennis Roch (R-District 67)

Air Dates: February 11-12, 2017
NM Representatives Stephanie Garcia Richard (D-District 43) and Dennis Roch (R-District 67) This week's guests on "Report from Santa Fe" are Representatives Stephanie Garcia Richard (D-District 43) and Dennis Roch (R-District 67) discussing the crucial education issues of teacher evaluations, charter schools, the status of K-12 funding, and other hot topics. Garcia Richard chairs the House Education Committee, Roch is the former chair. More