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
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
Close Calls: In Fight For Survival, Predator Falls Victim To Her Prey Mónica Ortiz Uribe July 14, 2014
New Detention Center To Begin Deporting Immigrant Families Mónica Ortiz Uribe July 11, 2014
Irrigation Water Helps Restore Native Vegetation To Rio Grande Mónica Ortiz Uribe July 01, 2014
Kitty Litter Not Likely Cause Of Radiation Leak Mónica Ortiz Uribe June 11, 2014
El Paso Shelters House Overflow Of Immigrant Families Mónica Ortiz Uribe June 09, 2014
Record-Setting Temperatures Scorch The Southwest Mónica Ortiz Uribe June 05, 2014
Smokejumpers Create Generations Of Brotherhood Mónica Ortiz Uribe June 03, 2014
New Rail Hub Celebrates Grand Opening On The Border Mónica Ortiz Uribe May 28, 2014
US Secretary of Interior Visits New National Monument Mónica Ortiz Uribe May 23, 2014
Obama To Designate New National Monument In New Mexico Mónica Ortiz Uribe May 19, 2014
Where There's Oil, There's Also The 'Sticker Bus' Mónica Ortiz Uribe May 19, 2014
Oil Creates New Demand In Water-Stressed New Mexico Mónica Ortiz Uribe May 14, 2014
High Winds Fuel New Mexico Wildfire Mónica Ortiz Uribe May 12, 2014