Community Issues

Trump challenges to election reverberate in New Mexico

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) – New Mexico’s top elections official is urging a federal court to dismiss a challenge by President Donald Trump of absentee voting procedures for ballot drop boxes. She also wants Trump’s campaign to be sanctioned for pursuing meritless litigation.

Cons in the time of COVID

COVID-19 is a field of dreams for those who wish to lie, cheat and steal on the backs of people who live in fear of this dreadful disease.  Since March 2020, the Federal Trade Commission has logged in some 268,000 COVID-related complaints at a cost of almost 200 million dollars

New Mexico evacuated Statehouse amid pro-Trump protests

SANTA FE, N.M. (KRQE) – The New Mexico Statehouse was largely evacuated on Wednesday as hundreds of supporters of President Donald Trump gathered peacefully outside the building and violence broke out in the nation’s Capitol in Washington, D.C.

Patient And Therapist Talk Mental Health Care In Pandemic

 The coronavirus pandemic has taken a terrible toll on mental well-being as people cope with isolation, fear and uncertainty. KUNM’s Megan Kamerick talked with Ryan Williamson about his decision to seek therapy for the first time, and clinical psychologist Dr. Gerald Chavez for a segment that originally aired on our

Capital High Students Take On The COVID-19 Virus

As the Covid-19 virus rampages through New Mexico, students and teachers in hard-hit south Santa Fe neighborhoods have launched a determined effort to reduce the spread of the virus among south-side Santa Fe families.

Find out how much money went to struggling New Mexicans

More unemployment money sent across state as well as food help in the Duke City ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Throughout the pandemic you’ve likely heard about the millions of dollars in relief money the government has spent to help those in need. And that’s just here in our state.