John Calef presents Santa Fe Local News at Noon

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Category:KSFR News -- posted at: 3:38pm MDT

Police violence has been a discussion nationwide, and specifically the number of cases of mentally ill people who die in the hands of police custody. Similarly, solitary confinement has been widely criticized as a means of punishing people already in police custody, and as we hear in today’s feature, again mentally ill people are the greatest group who suffer from the practice. We spoke with two Solitary confinement experts, one national and one local, about current efforts to end what they call a brutal and outdated practice.

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Category:KSFR News -- posted at: 3:33pm MDT

Through our Solutions Journalism Network initiative, we bring you this report on forest health in New Mexico. Specifically, on the ways that a US Forest Service-funded program has brought about healthier partnerships in service of healthier forests. Ellen Berkovitch has the story.

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Category:KSFR News -- posted at: 3:30pm MDT

Once oil-rich, Venezuela is now the poorest of the oil-poor states. Joshua Goodman, the Associated Press' Bogota Bureau Chief, told K-S-F-R's Dave Marash on HERE AND THERE about the debt crisis behind the political crisis in Caracas. 

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Category:KSFR News -- posted at: 3:24pm MDT