Wake Up Call Segment Host/Producer MK Mendoza speaks with Dr. Anne Moore, Presbyterian Santa Fe Medical Chief Medical Officer and Medical Director about COVID-19 preparedness, herd immunity and gratitude amidst global pandemic.

For the contact information she refers to see links and numbers below: 

NM State Coronavirus Hotline1-855-600-3453 (Toll Free)

KSFR News Director Tom Trowbridge speaks with Dr. Leo Nissola, a key player on the COVID-Act-Now team that’s gathered the research on flattening the Coronavirus curve.

The websites: & created by data scientists, including a former Google Cloud executive, “in partnership with epidemiologists, public health officials and political leaders” -- offers a visualization of what New Mexico could be facing very soon. And it’s not encouraging.

Wake Up Call's MK Mendoza speaks with UNM Trauma Surgeon Dr. Annie Moore about the importance of donating blood during COVID-19-again if you are interested in helping out and donating blood, you can head to:

or for the Santa Fe Office, see link below:

Safety and Health Magazine

Wake Up Call's MK Mendoza speaks with Secretary of the Department of Workforce Solutions Bill McCamley about where things stand with the self-employed, contract and gig workers. His advice to all self-employed, contractors, and gig workers, the state is not ready to accept  your applications and will not be ready until a few weeks from now. 


Today’s Count and Latest Update

Mar 30, 2020

  SANTA FE – New Mexico state health officials on Monday announced 44 additional positive tests for COVID-19. Per the state Department of Health, the most recent cases are:

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KSFR’s Tom Trowbridge on Monday aired the tune, “I’d Soak Myself In Alcohol” on KSFR’s Wake Up Call and Mid-Day Newsbreak. The song is available on Facebook, too:

The COVID-19 pandemic is having a major effect on medical practitioners; KSFR's Tom Trowbridge checked-in with Dr. Wendy Johnson, the medical director at Santa Fe's La Familia Medical Center.

The Latest Update on New Mexico COVID-19 Cases

Mar 29, 2020

SANTA FE – New Mexico state health officials on Sunday announced 29 additional positive tests for COVID-19.

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

March 28, 2020 SANTA FE – The New Mexico Department of Health (NMDOH) on Saturday announced the launch of two online tools for the public regarding COVID-19: a portal for receiving COVID-19 test results and a self-screening tool to aid in determining if one needs to be tested for COVID-19. The test result portal can be found at A person in New Mexico who has been swabbed in order to be tested for COVID-19 will need to provide their name, date of birth and the date of sample collection.

Latest COVID-19 Count

Mar 27, 2020

SANTA FE – New Mexico state health officials on Friday announced 55 additional positive tests for COVID-19.

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

New Mexico Public Education Secretary Ryan Stewart announced today (March 27, 2020) that New Mexico’s approximately 330-thousand students will not be returning to school this academic year. At a news conference this morning, Stewart says it was a very difficult decision to make, but in line with efforts to stop the spread of the coronavirus:

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KSFR's John Shannon lived and worked in Italy for about 7 years during the 1980's and 1990's. Earlier this week he contacted his friend James Grant who runs several English Schools throughout Northern Italy to see how he was faring in the midst of the CoronaVirus Pandemic. James gives us an honest look at both the personal and economic impact the virus is having on Italy and an idea of what we can expect in the weeks to come.

Violet Crown Brings Movies to You During COVID-19

Mar 27, 2020
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Wake Up Call Segment Host/Producer MK Mendoza speaks with General Manager of the Violet Crown Theater, Peter Grendle about a new service they're offering that brings the movies to you!

To find out more about the Violet Crown Theatre, see link below:


Wake Up Call Segment Host/Producer MK Mendoza speaks with Back to Earther and Lifestyle Activist Anhara Lovato who offers an interesting perspective on living on next to nothing in hard times.


To contact Anhara Lovato you can call: 505.660.2670 or email her at

SANTA FE – New Mexico public education will shift to a learn-at-home model as schools remain closed for the rest of the academic year, Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham and state education and child care officials announced Friday.​ The decision is part of a two-pronged plan to protect New Mexicans from COVID-19 and ensure that children are protected, fed and educated and that families are supported through this crisis. The governor previously ordered all public schools closed for three weeks, March 16-April 3, but warned at the time that an extension could be needed.