Native Women Lead

Their website reads "The Future Belongs to Native Women", if this is the case, the world will be in good shape. Vanessa Roanhorse co-founder of Native Women Lead and Roanhorse Consulting speaks with KSFR's MK Mendoza about the resources the organization, Native Women Lead is offering to Native women and their families for their families and communities.

Eddie Moore, Albuquerque Journal

Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham and state health officials on Wednesday announced New Mexico’s emergency public health order, set to expire May 15, will be extended through May 31… and it will be modified to allow most retailers to operate at 25 percent of their maximum occupancy as determined by the fire code. Large retailers can attend to 20-percent of maximum capacity set under fire safety regulations.


Community Organizers and Youth Advocates from SWOP (Southwest Organizing Project), Pegasus Legal Services for Children, Youth First and Millions for Prisoners New Mexico join in a collective community conversation to bring attention to the often long-ignored problem of youth incarceration - many argue is a gateway and avenue for exploitation, modern day slavery,  systemic and historical trauma imposed on our most vulnerable for profit. They highlight their increased vulnerability in all areas especially during COVID-19.

Latest Count and Update

May 11, 2020

  PLEASE NOTE: Due to a recurring technical delay that affects Sunday reporting totals, reporting results from some labs to the state Department of Health are delayed Sunday, May 10. As a result, the following data reflects only a partial total. The delayed results will be included in the state’s reporting Monday, May 11, or as soon as they are received and lab-confirmed.​ We are continuing to actively investigate cases that are reported to the state throughout the day.

Update includes nine additional deaths related to COVID-19


Local Santa Fe Tech Company Falling Colors is providing funds for small companies and/or sole proprietors making $100,00 or less. Tune in to find out what's required and where to go. They also help administer small and large funds for those wishing to distribute it to make a true community impact. They use cutting edge technology to provide end-to-end solutions and avenues for administering public, private, and charitable funds.

Today's Count and Latest Updates

May 8, 2020

  SANTA FE – New Mexico state health officials on Thursday announced 204 additional positive tests for COVID-19. Per the state Department of Health, the most recent cases are:


Mindfulness Expert Bhanu Joy Harrison speaks about the brain science behind mindfulness and the importance of learning self regulation techniques during stressful times. Tune in to hear how it all works. Links and information are listed below to register for the webinar on this topic offered today at 1pm by the Early Childhood Education and Care Department.



Former Executive Director of Tewa Women United and San Ildefonso Pueblo Elder Kathy (Wan Povi) Sanchez shares ways to face COVID-19 with culture and resilience. 

Today's Count and Latest Updates

May 6, 2020

  Update includes six additional deaths related to COVID-19

SANTA FE – New Mexico state health officials on Tuesday announced 107 additional positive tests for COVID-19. Per the state Department of Health, the most recent cases are:

NM First and Share NM

Executive Director and President of NM First, Lilly Irvin-Vitela and Program Director of Share NM, Wendy Wintermute discuss the importance of taking a strength-based approach to examining resources and potential future strategies for how to turn things around for New Mexico.


New Mexico Secretary of State Maggie Toulouse Oliver was Tom Trowbridge’s guest this week on KSFR's Wake-Up Call and Mid-Day Newsbreak, discussing  among other matters, preparations for the June 2nd New Mexico primary election in light of health concerns prompted by the COVID-19 pandemic:

Latest Count and Update

May 5, 2020

  Update includes five additional deaths related to COVID-19

SANTA FE – New Mexico state health officials on Monday announced 186 additional positive tests for COVID-19. Per the state Department of Health, the most recent cases are:

John Shannon

KSFR's John Shannon caught up with Hue-Chan Karels (Carls) the owner and head chef at Open Kitchen in Santa Fe and found out what she's been doing during the Pandemic - cooking and bringing healthy immune system boosting food to those in need. Tune in to find out about an important event this Sunday!


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Wake Up Call's MK Mendoza speaks with her nephew, Justen Mendoza (30 years old) who has come down with COVID-19 while living in New York.