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First ACA Enrollment Deadline Passed Monday

First ACA Enrollment Deadline Passed Monday

New Mexico residents have until midnight to sign up for health insurance in order to be covered by Jan. 1. The final deadline for the open …

DOJ Investigating UNM Sexual Assault Policies

DOJ Investigating UNM Sexual Assault Policies

The US Department of Justice announced today Friday that it is opening an investigation into the University of New Mexico’s policies on dealing …

Affordable Care Act Enrollment, Round Two

Affordable Care Act Enrollment, Round Two

KUNM Call In Show Thu. 12/4 8a: The Affordable Care Act's second open enrollment period is underway, and officials are reporting positive …

Navajo Nation To Tax Junk Food

Navajo Nation To Tax Junk Food

Residents of the Navajo Nation will now be paying more for junk food. Last week Navajo President Ben Shelly signed the Healthy Dine' Nation Act into …

How APD Handles Mental Health Crisis Calls

How APD Handles Mental Health Crisis Calls

KUNM Call In Show Thu. 11/13 8a: The Department of Justice is requiring APD to figure out how to respond to people in mental health crisis with …

Poverty access and impact

Health trends and treatment

Corrales Says Congress Should Ban Overuse Of Antibiotics On Big Farms

The Village Council of Corrales is calling on Congress to stop the overuse of antibiotics on industrial livestock operations. Corrales is a

Lingering Concerns During WIPP Cleanup

As cleanup of the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant commences, folks down south remain concerned about transparency and oversight. John Heaton is

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