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
Texas Recruiting Highway Patrol Officers To Southern Border Mónica Ortiz Uribe March 03, 2015
Immigrant Families Given Opportunity To Bond Out Of Detention Mónica Ortiz Uribe February 27, 2015
Authorities Say Migrant Girl Was Sexually Abused Prior To Suicide Mónica Ortiz Uribe February 26, 2015
Court Injunction Could Lead To Fewer Immigrant Family Detentions Mónica Ortiz Uribe February 25, 2015
Mexican Butterfly Enthusiast Uses Education To Promote Protection Of The Monarch Mónica Ortiz Uribe February 19, 2015
Avocado Orchards In Mexico Compete With Forest Land Mónica Ortiz Uribe February 18, 2015
Monarch Butterflies Migrate By The Millions To Central Mexico Mónica Ortiz Uribe February 17, 2015
Heinous Crime Remains Unsolved After 25 Years Mónica Ortiz Uribe February 10, 2015
Bill Banning Driver's Licenses For The Undocumented Advances In New Mexico Mónica Ortiz Uribe February 09, 2015
White House Touts Economic Benefits Of President's Immigration Reform Mónica Ortiz Uribe February 03, 2015
Deported Youth Feel Forgotten In Mexico Mónica Ortiz Uribe January 19, 2015
State Oil Inspectors In New Mexico Overwhelmed Mónica Ortiz Uribe January 08, 2015
In Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula, An Annual Pilgrimage Ends The Christmas Season Mónica Ortiz Uribe January 07, 2015
New Mexico Lawmaker Faces Challenge In Strengthening Oil Regulation Mónica Ortiz Uribe January 07, 2015
New Mexico's Oil Regulators Have Limited Enforcement Tools Mónica Ortiz Uribe January 06, 2015
Oil And Gas Regulation In New Mexico Outdated Mónica Ortiz Uribe January 05, 2015
Juárez Man Offers Foot Massages To Weary Migrants Mónica Ortiz Uribe December 26, 2014
Honduran Woman Wins Asylum Days Before Thanksgiving Mónica Ortiz Uribe November 27, 2014
Attorney: Immigrant Transfers Out of Artesia Detention Center To Begin Immediately Mónica Ortiz Uribe November 21, 2014
Immigrant Detention Center In New Mexico To Close Mónica Ortiz Uribe November 19, 2014
Fewer Deportations Happening From New Mexico Detenion Center Mónica Ortiz Uribe November 05, 2014
Injunction Order May Impact Gila River Water Rights Mónica Ortiz Uribe October 23, 2014
US Supreme Court Blocks Strict Provisions On Abortion Clinics In Texas Mónica Ortiz Uribe October 15, 2014
Immigrant Children Begin School In New Mexico Detention Center Mónica Ortiz Uribe October 14, 2014
Federal Judge Strikes Down Texas Voter ID Law Mónica Ortiz Uribe October 10, 2014