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Governor Talachy discusses using the Buffalo Thunder resort as a quarantine facility for New Mexico tribal members awaiting test results for COVID-19

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April 16, 2020 - (Santa Fe) -- Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham on Wednesday updated New Mexico on her administration’s efforts to flatten the coronavirus curve:

New Mexico Representative Derrick J. Lente (Isleta & Sandia Pueblos) House District 65

Dr. Gayle Chacon (Diné) Family Medicine Physician, Adjunct Professor, UNM School of Medicine, Health Consultant for the Native American Budget and Policy Institute.

Christy Chapman (Zuni Pueblo) is an attorney who works with the Native American Budget and Policy Institute. She also serves as a Guardian Ad Litem with Pegasus Legal Services for Children. She has also worked as a nurse in her pueblo.

N.M. Supreme Court Rejects All-Mail Primary Election

Apr 15, 2020
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The New Mexico Supreme Court held a hearing Tuesday on the New Mexico Primary election’s COVID-19 complications and the effort by State and County officials to conduct it by mail-only.

KSFR News Director Tom Trowbridge covered the hearing remotely and prepared this report:

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Apr 15, 2020
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  SANTA FE – New Mexico state health officials on Tuesday announced 62 additional positive tests for COVID-19.

Per the state Department of Health, the most recent cases are:

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New Mexico lawmakers on both sides of the aisle differ on the coronavirus response in the state. Republicans and Democrats held back-to-back Zoom and phone news conferences Monday to discuss reopening New Mexico's economy.

KSFR's Tom Trowbridge was on both calls and prepared this report:

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ACLU Staff Lawyer Lalita Moskowitz discusses the unsafe and ripe conditions for outbreak among prisoners and staff within our penal facilities during the COVID-19 Pandemic, highlighting one of our most vulnerable yet often neglected and stigmatized populations that is not only at risk but if ignored equally puts our larger communities at risk.  

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Today's Count and Latest Updates

Apr 14, 2020

SANTA FE – New Mexico state health officials on Monday announced 107 additional positive tests for COVID-19.

Per the state Department of Health, the most recent cases are:

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New Mexico Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham is identified as a potential running-mate for presumed Democratic nominee, former Vice-President Joe Biden in a recent report from CNN:https://www.cnn.com/2020/04/09/politics/joe-biden-vp-vice-president-pick/index.html

The story was part of Monday’s political discussion between KSFR News Director Tom Trowbridge and Andy Lyman of NMPoliticalReport.com:

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Apr 13, 2020
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  SANTA FE – New Mexico state health officials on Sunday announced 74 additional positive tests for COVID-19.

Per the state Department of Health, the most recent cases are:

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Santa Fe Youthworks Executive Director and Founder Melynn Schuyler, Culinary Director and SF Youthworks Alum Jackie Gibbs and Kitchen Manager and current SF Youthworks Participant Rebecca Ramos talk about providing over 5,000 meals to our local communities during the COVID-19 Pandemic. They also talk about how their own ability to overcome previous times of personal struggle only strenghens and motivates their efforts now.

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State Secretary of Children, Youth and Families Brian Blalock weighs in on the difficulties foster children face during the pandemic of COVID-19.

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