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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

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Newsmakers 919

Jun 29, 2017

Newsmakers 918

Jun 22, 2017

Newmakers 917 - Sarah Silva, Executive Director-CAFé

Jun 7, 2017

Newsmakers 916

May 30, 2017

Newsmakers 915 - Mexican Consulate in El Paso

May 17, 2017

Newsmakers 914

May 13, 2017

Newsmakers 913 - Journalists Of The Future

May 5, 2017

This episode of Newsmakers features KRWG-TV's work with broadcasting students at Las Cruces High School.  Simon Thompson interviews teacher Elisa Cundiff and student Daniel Salinas.

Election 2017: Doña Ana Soil and Water Conservation District

Apr 25, 2017

Newsmakers 911- A Political Revolution?

Apr 22, 2017

Issues And Answers: Advocacy At Work

Mar 31, 2017

Students in the New Mexico State University College of Health and Social Services served as mentors to Las Cruces High School students over the last year, teaching them how to be health advocates.

Newsmakers 910

Mar 31, 2017

Newsmakers 909

Mar 23, 2017

Newsmakers 908

Feb 23, 2017

Newsmakers 907

Feb 17, 2017

Newsmakers 906-Simon Thompson

Feb 8, 2017

This week on Newmakers; a field report with Australian reaction to the election of Donald Trump.  Plus...Fred Martino speaks with KRWG's Simon Thompson, a native Australian.

Newsmakers 905-Deacon David McNeill, Jr

Feb 2, 2017

This week on Newsmakers; field reports include: A look at water scarcity in the Mesilla Valley and a profile of the Rio Grande Theatre in Las Cruces. This episode also features an interview regarding help for refugees with Deacon David McNeill, Jr. of the Diocese of Las Cruces.


Newsmakers 904-NEA President Lily Eskelsen Garcia

Jan 22, 2017

Fred Martino speaks with Lily Eskelsen Garcia, President of the National Education Association.

Newsmakers 903-New Mexico Legislative Session

Jan 22, 2017

Fred Martino previews the 2017 New Mexico legislative session with Paul Gessing, President of the Rio Grande Foundation.

Newsmakers 902-Dona Ana County Clerk Scott Krahling

Jan 22, 2017

This episode of Newsmakers looks at efforts to increase voter registration and turnout in Dona Ana County, including an interview with new county clerk Scott Krahling.

Newsmakers 901-Young Achievers' Forum

Jan 22, 2017

This edition of Newsmakers includes a variety of field reports and an interview regarding a Young Achievers' Forum scheduled for February atNew Mexico State University. The forum is designed to encourage middle school students and their parents to begin thinking about college.

Newsmakers 826 - Best Of Living Here

Jan 22, 2017

Newsmakers 825-Sarah Silva-Part 2

Jan 22, 2017

This episode looks at humanitarian parole and also includes a report
on the College Assistance Migrant Program (CAMP) at New Mexico State
University. It also features part two of an In Focus conversation

Newsmakers 824-Sarah Silva-Part 1

Jan 22, 2017

This episode looks at the electoral college system, 2017 legislative
priorities for Las Cruces and the War Eagles Museum in Santa Teresa.
Plus, an In Focus conversation with Sarah Silva of Cafe.

Newsmakers 823-Sarah Hepola

Jan 22, 2017

Fred Martino interviews Sarah Hepola, author of the New York Times
bestseller "Blackout: Remembering The Things I Drank To Forget."

Newsmakers 822-New Mexico State University's Advocacy At Work Program

Nov 27, 2016

This Newsmakers program is devoted to the Advocacy at Work program administered by the NMSU College of Health and Social Services. The program trains NMSU graduate students to mentor local high school students to become health advocates.

Newsmakers 821-German Journalists Visit KRWG

Nov 27, 2016

Fred Martino interviews German journalists Nadine Gries and Wiebke Keuneke. KRWG hosted the journalists as part of a journalism exchange program. The visit included a meeting with the New Mexico State University Broadcasters Club.

Election 2016 - NM House District 53 Rick Little

Nov 4, 2016

Election 2016 - NM House District 33 Bill McCamley

Nov 4, 2016