UNMH Reverses Surgery Payment Policy

UNMH Reverses Surgery Payment Policy

The Albuquerque-area’s public safety net hospital can no longer demand half upfront from uninsured folks getting elective surgeries as of late last week. But …

Living In The Shadow Of Industry

Living In The Shadow Of Industry

In some parts of Bernalillo County’s South Valley, parks sit adjacent to idling trains, schools lie across the street from waste disposal businesses, and …

City Denies Asphalt Plant Permit

City Denies Asphalt Plant Permit

Albuquerque’s Environment Department has denied the permit for a company to build a hot-mix asphalt plant near a wildlife refuge in the South Valley. The …

Harvesting Health In The South Valley

Harvesting Health In The South Valley

Santiago Maestas has been growing fruits and vegetables on a small plot of land in the South Valley for over 40 years. He's standing by a centuries-old acequia …

Map of Limited Food Access in Albuquerque

Map of Limited Food Access in Albuquerque

Tom Scharmen of the New Mexico Community Data Collaborative put together this map of areas with limited food access, and the location of grocery stores in New …