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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Thousands Bid Farewell To Pope Francis At US-Mexico Border Mónica Ortiz Uribe February 18, 2016
Pope Francis Concludes His Mexico Trip At The Border Mónica Ortiz Uribe February 16, 2016
Pope Francis To Cap His Pilgrimage Across Mexico In Juárez Mónica Ortiz Uribe February 16, 2016
Factory Workers In Juárez Unionize For Higher Pay, Better Working Conditions Mónica Ortiz Uribe February 10, 2016
New Port Of Entry Opens Along West Texas Border Mónica Ortiz Uribe February 04, 2016
Dell Computer Company Funds Extra Hours At Border Crossing Mónica Ortiz Uribe January 29, 2016
Factory Workers In Juárez Test Strength Of Their New Union Mónica Ortiz Uribe January 27, 2016
New Government Shelters Open Their Doors To Migrant Children Mónica Ortiz Uribe January 19, 2016
Federal Suit Against Border Patrol Detention Practices Moves Forward Mónica Ortiz Uribe January 11, 2016
REAL ID Deadline Set for Jan. 10 Mónica Ortiz Uribe December 24, 2015
'Bordertown' Animated Series Pokes Fun At US Immigration Policy Mónica Ortiz Uribe December 24, 2015
Mexican Factory Workers Seek To Unionize Against Low Wages, Mistreatment Mónica Ortiz Uribe December 16, 2015
Workers Strike At Mexican Border Factory Mónica Ortiz Uribe December 11, 2015
Group Seeks To Disincorporate New Mexico Town With Corrupt History Mónica Ortiz Uribe November 29, 2015
'Deadbeat Dams' Author Calls For Abolishing Water Bureaucracy Mónica Ortiz Uribe November 27, 2015
Pope Confirms Visit To Border City of Juárez Mónica Ortiz Uribe November 26, 2015
Rap Song Memorializes Border City Juárez' Violent Past Mónica Ortiz Uribe November 24, 2015
Mexican Government Reveals More Details On Pope Francis's Visit Mónica Ortiz Uribe November 12, 2015
El Paso VA Announces Major Health Care Reforms Mónica Ortiz Uribe November 10, 2015
New Ozone Standards Discussed In Four Corners Region Mónica Ortiz Uribe November 06, 2015
3 Charged In Scheme To Sell Fake Native American Jewelry Mónica Ortiz Uribe October 30, 2015
US Consulate Supports Environmental Projects In Juárez Mónica Ortiz Uribe October 26, 2015
Human Rights Commission Focuses On Access To Clean Water Mónica Ortiz Uribe October 23, 2015
South Asians Protest Conditions At Immigrant Detention Facility Mónica Ortiz Uribe October 21, 2015
Federal Wolf Recovery Effort To Continue Despite Roadblocks In New Mexico Mónica Ortiz Uribe October 15, 2015