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KRWG-TV Thursdays, 7pm; Saturdays, 5pm; Sundays, 11am

The KRWG news team features the people, issues, and events that shape our community in this weekly news magazine.   Special Newmakers programs include political forums, as well as the hour-long programs "Issues and Answers" and "The Innovators."  E-mail your story and interview ideas to feedback@nmsu.edu

Click here for the Newsmakers archive through 2016

Click here for the Newsmakers archive from 2017 forward

Issues & Answers: Immigration

Jun 13, 2019

This week on Newsmakers Fred Martino sits down with New Mexico 2nd District Rep. Xochitl Torres Small, for an in depth conversation on issues affecting New Mexico in Washington D.C. 

Newsmakers 1112 - Working To Save The Envrionment

May 8, 2019

On this episode of Newsmakers, we look at a variety of ways people are working to save the environment in southern New Mexico; a water summit aims to increase communication between New Mexico, Texas, and Mexico; and "Living Here" visits the historic Lake Valley Townsite.

Newsmakers 1111 - Brian Blalock, Secretary of New Mexico CYFD

May 1, 2019

This week on Newsmakers, Fred Martino sits down for an in depth conversation with the Secretary of New Mexico CYFD Brian Blalock. 
  

 

Issues & Answers: Protecting Our Environment

Apr 19, 2019

"Issues and Answers: Protecting Our Environment" looks at efforts to reduce the use of fossil fuels in order to protect our public lands and mitigate the effects of climate change. It also profiles a New Mexico nonprofit organization that helps Latino youth experience the great outdoors. 

Newsmakers 1110 - Senator Tom Udall (D-NM)

Apr 16, 2019

This week on Newsmakers, KRWG’s Anthony Moreno sits down with Senator Tom Udall, D-New Mexico to discuss issues on Capitol Hill.     

 

Issues & Answers: Citizen Science

Apr 7, 2019

This program looks at local efforts to help citizens track scientific data and also reviews the threats posed by climate change. 

Newsmakers1109 Beto O'Rourke launches Presidential campaign

Apr 4, 2019

Newsmakers 1108 - Mariel Nanasi, New Energy Economy

Mar 27, 2019

This week on Newsmakers, host Fred Martino sits down with Mariel Nanasi of New Energy Economy to discuss the transition away from fossil fuels. 

Newsmakers 1107 - Ben Altenberg & Field Humphrey

Mar 5, 2019

This week on Newsmakers, Fred Martino sits down with Ben Altenberg, director, and Field Humphrey, editor/director of photography, to talk about their documentary film “The Shake-Up.” 

Issues & Answers: New Mexico Healthcare

Feb 21, 2019

Fred Martino welcomes a panel of experts to discuss efforts to improve healthcare in New Mexico, including a universal system and a Medicaid buy-in plan.    

 

Issues & Answers: New Mexico Public Education

Feb 13, 2019

Fred Martino welcomes a panel of experts to discuss efforts to improve education in New Mexico, including increases in teacher pay and the availability of Pre-K education.

Newsmakers 1106 - Best of Living Here Historic Places

Feb 6, 2019

This week on Newsmakers: The Best of Living Here, featuring a look at some local historic places to visit in southern New Mexico including: Fort Selden, the Fountain Theatre, La Luz Pottery Factory, and St. Francis de Sales church.

Newsmakers 1105 - Best of Living Here Artists

Jan 29, 2019

This week on Newsmakers: The Best of Living Here, featuring a look at some local artists in southern New Mexico including: Jeri Desrochers, Margaret Berrier, Wayne Suggs, Jo-An Smith, and Emmit Booher.

 

Newsmakers 1104 - Best of Living Here Museums

Jan 22, 2019


This week on Newsmakers: The Best of Living Here, featuring a look at some of the museums in southern New Mexico including: The Deming Luna Mimbres Museum, The New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum, The Zuhl Museum, The War Eagles Air Museum, and The Las Cruces Railroad Museum.

Newsmakers 1103 - Best of Living Here Cities

Jan 15, 2019

This week on Newsmakers: The Best of Living Here, featuring a look at some of the towns and cities in southern New Mexico, including: Alamogordo, T or C, Hillsboro, and Silver City.

 

Newsmakers 1102 - "Best of Living Here" State Parks

Jan 8, 2019

This week on Newsmakers: The Best of Living Here, featuring a look at some of the state parks in southern New Mexico, including City of Rocks, Dripping Springs, La Cueva, Prehistoric Trackways, and Rockhound State Park.

    

 

Newsmakers 1101 - Stephanie Valencia

Jan 3, 2019

This week on Newsmakers, Fred Martino sits down with former Obama White House staffer and co-author of the book West Wingers, Stephanie Valencia.    

 

Newsmakers 1030 - Lori Martinez, Exec. Dir. of Ngage NM

Dec 20, 2018

Newsmakers 1029 - Angela Kocherga

Dec 16, 2018

Newsmakers 1028 - NMSU Learning in Germany

Dec 7, 2018

Newsmakers 1027 - Sylvia Ulloa

Nov 15, 2018

Newsmakers 1026 - Journalist Teri Schultz

Nov 6, 2018

Election 2018 Doña Ana County Sheriff Forum

Oct 31, 2018

Election 2018 Public Lands Commissioner Forum

Oct 31, 2018

Newsmakers 1025 - Steve Fischmann, NMPRC District 5 Candidate

Oct 24, 2018

2018 New Mexico Public Media Candidate Conversations: U.S. Senate

Oct 15, 2018

New Mexico's Public Media Stations are proud to host the 2018 Candidate Conversation Series. Host of KNME-TV'S New Mexico in Focus, Gene Grant, sits down with the three major party candidates for U.S. Senate: Democrat Martin Heinrich, Republican Mick Rich and Libertarian Gary Johnson.

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