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

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Texas Health Officials Want To Require Burial Or Cremation Of Fetal Tissue Mónica Ortiz Uribe August 01, 2016
"Breaking Bad" To Debut En Español Mónica Ortiz Uribe November 04, 2013
'Bordertown' Animated Series Pokes Fun At US Immigration Policy Mónica Ortiz Uribe December 24, 2015
'Deadbeat Dams' Author Calls For Abolishing Water Bureaucracy Mónica Ortiz Uribe November 27, 2015
'Diva de la Banda' Killed In Plane Crash Mónica Ortiz Uribe December 11, 2012
'Narco' Culture Becoming Popular North Of The Border Mónica Ortiz Uribe May 26, 2011
'Safari En Juárez' Theater Connects Audiences With Marginalized Neighborhoods Mónica Ortiz Uribe October 07, 2016
'The Bridge' Features Murder-Mystery On The Border Mónica Ortiz Uribe July 05, 2013
10 Years After Hurricane Katrina, Pastry Chef Finds Refuge In New Mexico Mónica Ortiz Uribe August 26, 2015
2 New Mexico Officers To Face Grand Jury In Beating Incident Mónica Ortiz Uribe May 27, 2015
3 Charged In Scheme To Sell Fake Native American Jewelry Mónica Ortiz Uribe October 30, 2015
A Drought So Severe, Even Cacti Can't Survive Mónica Ortiz Uribe August 14, 2012
A Gang Member's Past Creates An Unlikely Connection Mónica Ortiz Uribe March 24, 2014
A Pilgrimage To Roswell For Those Who Believe In E.T. & UFOs Mónica Ortiz Uribe July 01, 2011
Abortion Bill Progresses In Texas House Mónica Ortiz Uribe July 10, 2013
Abortion Clinic Closures Impact Women Along The Texas Border Mónica Ortiz Uribe August 04, 2014
Active Wildfire Season Predicted In New Mexico Mónica Ortiz Uribe April 08, 2014
Advocacy Group Calls On Authorities To Stop Deporting Immigrants Eligible For Humanitarian Parole Mónica Ortiz Uribe October 21, 2016
After Mexico Scare, How Secure Is US Radioactive Waste? Mónica Ortiz Uribe December 09, 2013
After Outcry, Disney Withdraws Effort To Trademark 'Dia De Los Muertos' Mónica Ortiz Uribe May 07, 2013
After Some Sluggish Years, NAFTA Creates Border Boomtowns Mónica Ortiz Uribe October 22, 2012
After Years Apart, Reunited Families Get To Hug Across The US-Mexico Border Mónica Ortiz Uribe August 11, 2016
Agreement Reached By New Mexico Dairy Industry, Environmental Advocates Mónica Ortiz Uribe April 07, 2015
Alleged Barrio Azteca Gang Member Receives 10 Life Sentences Mónica Ortiz Uribe April 24, 2014
America's Auto Rejects Are Revived And Resold In Mexico Mónica Ortiz Uribe July 08, 2016