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
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
Juárez Begins Shuttle Service Hoping to Attract Tourists Mónica Ortiz Uribe October 09, 2014
Immigrant No-Shows May Be A Case Of Confusion Mónica Ortiz Uribe September 30, 2014
Recovery Plan Schedules WIPP Reopening In 2016 Mónica Ortiz Uribe September 30, 2014
New Immigrant Detention Facility Set To Open In Texas Mónica Ortiz Uribe September 23, 2014
Backlogged Denver Court To Hear Immigration Cases From New Mexico Facility Mónica Ortiz Uribe September 23, 2014
Multiple Reasons Drive Decrease In Central Americans At The Border Mónica Ortiz Uribe September 08, 2014
Border Author, Reporter Charles Bowden Dies Mónica Ortiz Uribe September 01, 2014
Federal Judge Blocks Texas Abortion Regulations Mónica Ortiz Uribe August 29, 2014
National Guard Deploys To Bust Drug Crime In South Texas Mónica Ortiz Uribe August 28, 2014
Federal Proposal Seeks To Expand Mexican Gray Wolf Recovery Zone Mónica Ortiz Uribe August 19, 2014
Energy Secretary Visits Shuttered Nuclear Waste Facility Mónica Ortiz Uribe August 12, 2014
Abortion Clinic Closures Impact Women Along The Texas Border Mónica Ortiz Uribe August 04, 2014
New Plan Expands Territory For Endangered Mexican Wolf Mónica Ortiz Uribe July 25, 2014
Attorney Interviews Highlight Concerns At New Mexico Immigrant Detention Facility Mónica Ortiz Uribe July 23, 2014
Texas Governor To Deploy National Guard To Border Mónica Ortiz Uribe July 21, 2014
VA Secretary Announces New Funding For El Paso Facility Mónica Ortiz Uribe July 18, 2014
Food Hubs Create Healthy, Affordable Options For Communities Mónica Ortiz Uribe July 16, 2014