Senior Field Correspondent Mónica Ortiz Uribe (Las Cruces) is a native of El Paso, Texas, where she recently worked as a freelance reporter. Her work has aired on NPR, Public Radio International and Radio Bilingue. Most of her stories examined the effects of drug-related violence across the border in Ciudad Juárez, Mexico.

Previously, she worked as a reporter for the Waco Tribune Herald in Waco, Texas. She graduated from the University of Texas at El Paso with a degree in history.

Follow her on Twitter: @mortizuribe

Title Author Publication Date
Juarez Milk Bank Helps Save A Newborn's Life Mónica Ortiz Uribe September 15, 2016
Judge Orders Maximum Sentence For US Customs Officer In Smuggling Case Mónica Ortiz Uribe September 09, 2016
First Dental School On US-Mexico Border To Open In 2020 Mónica Ortiz Uribe September 06, 2016
Mexican Superstar Juan Gabriel Celebrated In His Hometown Of Juárez Mónica Ortiz Uribe September 02, 2016
Mexican Students Get Discounted Tuition At New Mexico State University Mónica Ortiz Uribe August 30, 2016
Border Fans Mourn Loss Of Mexican Superstar Juan Gabriel Mónica Ortiz Uribe August 28, 2016
After Years Apart, Reunited Families Get To Hug Across The US-Mexico Border Mónica Ortiz Uribe August 11, 2016
Private Companies, Local Governments Increase Investment In America's Ports Of Entry Mónica Ortiz Uribe August 09, 2016
The Cosmic Campground In New Mexico Is A Sanctuary For Star Gazers Mónica Ortiz Uribe August 08, 2016
Texas Health Officials Want To Require Burial Or Cremation Of Fetal Tissue Mónica Ortiz Uribe August 01, 2016
Recycled Material Improves Bad Roads In New Mexico Colonia Community Mónica Ortiz Uribe July 28, 2016
Immigration Attorneys Denounce Prolonged Detentions Mónica Ortiz Uribe July 27, 2016
Mexican Drug Lord Apologizes For Death Of DEA Agent Mónica Ortiz Uribe July 25, 2016
US Customs Settles With American Citizen Over Body Cavity Search Mónica Ortiz Uribe July 21, 2016
Mexican Company Could Benefit From Construction Of Border Wall Mónica Ortiz Uribe July 20, 2016
America's Auto Rejects Are Revived And Resold In Mexico Mónica Ortiz Uribe July 08, 2016
New Mexico's Supreme Court Rules In Favor Of Worker's Compensation For Farm Workers Mónica Ortiz Uribe June 30, 2016
Supreme Court Ruling On Abortion Regulation Impacts Texas Border Region Mónica Ortiz Uribe June 27, 2016
Used Cars Create A Backlog At The Border Mónica Ortiz Uribe June 24, 2016
Colonia Residents Seek Solutions To Hazardous Roads Mónica Ortiz Uribe June 22, 2016
Mexico Plans To Extradite US Murder Suspect Mónica Ortiz Uribe June 14, 2016
The Catwalk Trail Reopens In Southern New Mexico After Flood Mónica Ortiz Uribe May 30, 2016
Customs Officer Convicted Of Taking Bribes To Cross Immigrants Into US Illegally Mónica Ortiz Uribe May 25, 2016
Texas Border Protection Officer Accused Of Smuggling Immigrants Into US Mónica Ortiz Uribe May 25, 2016
Customs Officers Accused Of Abuse In ACLU Complaint Mónica Ortiz Uribe May 17, 2016