Wheeler Cowperthwaite on Muck Rack

Wheeler Cowperthwaite

Espanola, NM
Reporter, Rio Grande Sun
Covers:  courts, cops, corruption, fire, fire departments, jails

Journalist. Mensch. IPRA fiend. Reporter for the Rio Grande SUN in Española, riograndesun.com

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@WheelerReporter — 339 followers, 1,673 tweets

Nov 11, 2017

With Thanksgiving right around the corner, here are my recipes for drinks, desserts, sides and, most important: stuffing and gravy. https://t.co/4ngWA909rC https://t.co/cOlsjNaJBO

Nov 02, 2017

RT @RECAPtheLaw: We have a new beta version of the RECAP Extension available for Chrome and Firefox! Contact us at info@free.law to be an early tester.

Oct 04, 2017

Looking through the FBI's crime stats, this stuck out: 70 rapes in 2016 in Farmington, pop 42k. https://t.co/rWfTVbFm0X

Oct 02, 2017

Is it just me, or does the FBI not report its own investigation data for the #FBIUCR reports? Or other fed agencies, except #BIA?

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New Mexico Press Association

2014 - Series or Continuing Coverage
Second place in New Mexico Press Association's Better Newspaper Contest for Weekly Class I - Series or Continuing Coverage for the continuing coverage of "Man Implicates Politicians in Theft."

National Newspaper Association

2015 - Breaking News Photo
"Second Place, Best Breaking News Photo, Non-daily Division, circ. 10,000 or more. Entry Title: Instant Karma Takes Care of Recliner. Credit(s): Wheeler Cowperthwaite. Judges' Comments: "This photo illustrates the peril of throwing a lit cigarette out the window. But why would a man want to throw a stick onto his burning new recliner?""