This week on New Mexico in Focus, climatologist and UNM professor David Gutzler discusses this year's outlook for water in New Mexico.

The program airs Friday nights at 7 p.m. on channel 5.1 and appears online on the NMiF website shortly thereafter. The show rebroadcasts Saturday at 5 p.m. on channel 9.1 and again on Sunday at 7 a.m. on channel 5.1.

Alexander Heffner from the PBS program, “The Open Mind” talks about civic engagement among the millennial generation and offers his insights into what may encourage more young people to vote in the next national election.

The Albuquerque Journal recently reported on the man accused of killing a Rio Rancho police officer and discuss the nature and ethics of his release from prison after serving only a two year sentence for killing another man a decade ago.

Alexander Heffner, host of “The Open Mind”
David Gutzler, UNM professor - Department of Earth and Planetary Science

Line Panelists:
Diane Denish, former New Mexico Lieutenant Governor
Tom Garrity, The Garrity Group
Viki Harrison, Common Cause New Mexico
Phil C. Marquez, Talk Radio Inc.

Gwyneth Doland
Sarah Gustavus

Host/ Commentator:
Gene Grant

The Producer of New Mexico in Focus is Sarah Gustavus with Associate Producer Kathy Wimmer. Funding for this program was provided in part by the McCune Foundation Communications Fund, Santa Fe Community Foundation.

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