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Los Alamos Daily Post

by: Submitted by Carol A. Clark

Lujan, Colleagues Introduce Bill To Streamline Access To Prescription Drugs, Reduce Physician Paperwork Burden

U.S. SENATE News: Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senators Ben Ray Luján (D-N.M.), Roger Marshall, M.D. (R-Kan.), Roger Wicker (R-Miss.), Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.), and Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) introduced bipartisan legislation that would streamline access to prescription drugs that require a health plan’s approval. Known as prior authorization, physicians and other clinicians

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 12:00AM

Los Alamos Daily Post

by: Submitted by Carol A. Clark

Kiwanis Hears Presentation From Explorer Post 20

From left, Kiwanis Crew 20 Trustee Bob Carlos, Crew member Aiden Cooley, Crew Advisor Susan Mendel and members Milo Light and Sasha Carr. Courtesy/Kiwanis Crew Advisor Susan Mendel speaks to the Kiwanis Club about the organization during the May 20 meeting. Courtesy/Kiwanis By BROOKE DAVIS Kiwanis Club of Los Alamos

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 12:00AM

VIDEO: Downtown Albuquerque food truck vendor shot during dispute

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – It didn’t take long for police to find the woman who shot a food truck worker last year. On top of numerous people witnessing the incident, it was recorded by the Real Time Crime Center. A recently released video shows what led to her arrest and

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 11:50AM

Roswell Daily Record

by: Jim Hilley Photo

Picturing the day — Memorial Lawn

"We are here to honor those who have gone before us," American Legion Post 61 Vice Commander Don Weld told those who gathered Monday at Memorial Lawn Memorial Cemetery…

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 12:00AM

Las Vegas Optic

by: Las Vegas Optic reports

San Miguel County property tax deadline extended

As wildfires require New Mexicans to evacuate their homes, the Taxation and Revenue Department has approved a three-month extension for payment of 2021 property taxes in San Miguel County. Payment of the second half of 2021 property taxes would normally be due April 10, 2022, although taxpayers had until May

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 08:03PM

Albuquerque Journal

by: Gregory R.C. Hasman / Journal Staff Writer

ABQ man pleas guilty to DWI resulting in spinal and other injuries to woman

An Albuquerque man pleaded guilty in federal court to assault charges stemming from a drunk driving crash on Santa Ana Pueblo in 2021 that left a driver seriously… Read moreABQ man pleas guilty to DWI resulting in spinal and other injuries to woman

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 12:45AM

Updated: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 11:23AM

Carlsbad Current Argus

by: Staff reports

Unemployment claims in New Mexico increased last week

Here's a look at how weekly unemployment claims changed in New Mexico last week compared with the week prior.

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 08:04PM

Los Alamos Daily Post

by: Submitted by Carol A. Clark

Pajarito Club To Host Pickleball Kids Day June 1, 2024

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Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 12:00AM

Las Cruces Sun

by: Jessica Onsurez

New Mexico Lottery Powerball, Pick 3 Day results for May 27, 2024

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 08:28AM

Las Vegas Optic

by: Vanessa Maciel

Walt Borton brings wealth of experience to race for County Commission Ward 2 seat

Walt Borton Walt Borton Democrat Walt Borton has a long track record of political involvement and community service that spans several decades as well as several cities across the U.S. Borton hopes to bring his experience to the county he has called home for the past two years as he

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 08:03PM

Las Vegas Optic

by: Vanessa Maciel

Hundreds to take part in pilgrimage to Chimayo

Pilgrims starting from three different locations – North Costilla, Estancia and Bernal – will take part in the Pilgrimages for Vocations to Chimayo event. The three groups will converge at the Santuario de Chimayo on June 10. Pilgrims starting from three different locations – North Costilla, Estancia and Bernal –

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 08:03PM

PNM hosting assistance event for customers with disconnect notice

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – PNM is hosting a free event to help customers with a disconnect notice pay their past-due electricity bills. The assistance event will May 30, from 12 – 2 p.m. at the Alamosa Community Center. Customers must bring: Proof of disconnect notice from PNM PNM bill Proof

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 12:06PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Nicholas Gilmore ngilmore@sfnewmexican.com

Man accused of fatally shooting father told police he was being strangled

Zachary Dukette, 34, faces counts of first-degree murder and tampering with evidence in the death of 54-year-old James Dukette.

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 12:30PM

Updated: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 06:35AM

Gulf Coast region gas prices rose from last week: See how much here

Here's a look at how weekly regional gas prices changed in Gulf Coast region last week compared with the week prior.

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 08:05PM

Two Races Dominate As Primary '24 Goes Into Final Week; Predictions On Ivey-Soto Battle As He Fights Off Progressive Charge, Also: DA Bregman Gets Glowing Endorsement While Martinez Supporters Push Back, Plus: Complaint Seeks To Disclose Apodaca PAC Donors 

Ivey-Soto mailer (click to enlarge)A furious final week of campaigning is underway in Primary '24 with the most attention centered on two Democratic races--the drama-filled contest between ABQ state Senator Daniel Ivey-Soto and challenger Heather Berghmans and the clash between BernCo District Attorney San Bregman and former US Attorney Damon

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 12:00AM

KRQE Newsfeed: Fire update, Shooting video, Storms northeast, Pollinator exhibit, Summer reading

Tuesday’s Top Stories Sheriff making real time crime center with new Bernalillo County tech investments Albuquerque man arrested for attempting to steal from ATM, court documents say APD: Woman found dead in car with gunshot wound Blue 2 Fire creeping too close for comfort for remote neighborhood Bernalillo County hosting

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 07:11AM

Man arrested for indecent exposure after climbing on top of statue and disrobing

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – Albuquerque Police were dispatched Monday morning to the corner of 4th St. and Lomas after 47-year-old Hector Melero had climbed on top of the “Bumblebe” statue and disrobed. VIDEO: Downtown Albuquerque food truck vendor shot during dispute According to a criminal complaint, Melero was seen on

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 12:20PM

Los Alamos Daily Post

by: Submitted by Carol A. Clark

County: Zamboni Naming Contest – Part II

COUNTY News: The Los Alamos County Ice Rink welcomed its new Zamboni in January 2024 and it needs a name. January through mid-May, the Recreation Division held part one of the contest to name the new Zamboni and invited community members and those residing in surrounding areas to submit their

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 12:00AM

Las Vegas Optic

by: Vanessa Maciel

Louis G. Gallegos hopes to represent El Valle area in County Commission Ward 2

Louis G. Gallegos Louis G. Gallegos Out of concern for a lack of representation for the El Valle area, Democrat Louis G. Gallegos is making a bid to represent San Miguel County’s District 2 as its commissioner. Gallegos is in a three-way race for the spot as candidates Walt Borton

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 08:03PM

Las Vegas Optic

by: Vanessa Maciel

Olivas hopes to turn state around as he runs for District 40 seat

Diego Olivas Diego Olivas There are two issues that Republican candidate to the New Mexico House of Representatives Diego Olivas hopes to counter if elected: The belief that young people are entitled and the direction the state is headed, he said. This is the first time that Olivas, 27, is

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 08:03PM

Las Vegas Optic

by: Beth Urech

Beth speaks for herself: Back to Back (but not Bach)

Contrafact Esther Moses Andre Garcia Nuthmann Franz Vote Contrafact Forgive me if you find my title cheeky or even confusing, but I couldn’t resist. The last time I wrote about music, I entitled my column “Bach is Back.” Today you’ll learn about two new musical events happening “back to back”

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 08:03PM

Las Vegas Optic

by: Ryan Lowery

Affidavit: Mora County man sexually abused, raped child for a decade

Content Warning: This story contains descriptions of sexual abuse that may be triggering and upsetting for some readers. Discretion is advised. A Mora County man is facing multiple felony charges after a 17-year-old girl reported that he’d been inappropriately touching her and forcibly raping her since she was at least

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 08:03PM

Albuquerque Journal

by: Elizabeth Tucker / Journal Staff Writer

Police say altercation in SW ABQ apartment left 1 dead

The Albuquerque Police Department is investigating after a man was killed Saturday in an apartment complex near Gibson and 98th SW. Read morePolice say altercation in SW ABQ apartment left 1 dead

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 11:04AM

Updated: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 11:33AM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Gabrielle Porter gporter@sfnewmexican.com

A search for peace in the Jemez wilderness

Ingrid Lane had seemed to turn a corner with a mental health struggle before disappearing on a hike in October. Her family still seeks closure seven months later.

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 11:15PM

Updated: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 05:29AM

Blue 2 Fire grows to 7,100+ acres as evacuation orders remain

LINCOLN COUNTY, N.M. — The Blue 2 Fire is burning in Lincoln County north of Ruidoso. A mandatory evacuation order is now in effect around the Blue 2 Fire in southern New Mexico. Advertisement Blue 2 Fire InformationStart Date/Time: Thursday, May 16Cause: LightningSize: Estimated 7,178 acresContainment: 0%Location: White Mountain WildernessResources:

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 11:49AM

Jail Log 5/24/2024

{{description}} Email notifications are only sent once a day, and only if there are new matching items. The following individuals were booked into the San Miguel County Detention Center between May 14 and May 15, 2024: Steven Issac, Bench Warrant FTA/FTP (Two Counts). Timothy Gonzales, Assault With Intent to Commit

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 08:03PM

Source New Mexico

by: Shalina Chatlani

Amid mental health crisis, new compact allows social workers to practice across state lines

Stefani Goerlich, a certified sex therapist and social worker with a private practice in Detroit, sees several dozen clients a month, most of them from underserved and minority backgrounds. She speaks to them about sensitive matters such as gender-affirming care, and building trust takes time. Those hard-won relationships often are

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 12:00AM

Source New Mexico

by: Patrick Lohmann

Growing number of state officials failing to file personal finance disclosures

A significant and growing number of government officials in New Mexico are failing to submit paperwork disclosing their personal finances, despite a state law that opens them up to removal or lawsuits and a recent partnering of two state agencies that aimed to improve the law’s enforcement. According to a

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 12:00AM

Blue 2 Fire creeping too close for comfort for remote neighborhood

NEW MEXICO (KRQE) – As the Blue 2 Fire grows to nearly 7,000 acres, more neighborhoods are preparing to evacuate. “It’s been frustrating, you know, I keep checking all of the websites and looking for information,” said Brenda Restivo, Property Association President of Ranches of Sonterra. As the Blue 2

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 08:22AM

Source New Mexico

by: Ashley Murray

Missouri residents affected by radiation exposure push Congress to extend benefits

WASHINGTON — A fund to compensate Americans sickened by exposure to atomic bomb tests, uranium mining and radioactive waste expires in just under 20 days, and activists and lawmakers are scrambling to keep the fund active and open to additional victims. A bill to reauthorize and expand the Radiation Exposure

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 12:00AM

Las Vegas Optic

by: Vanessa Maciel

Honoring the ‘power and force’ behind the Optic: Art Trujillo left a lasting legacy in Las Vegas

The team at The Las Vegas Optic is bidding a final farewell to Art Trujillo, who, in a career that spanned more than 70 years, went from selling copies of the newspaper on the streets of Las Vegas to writing a popular column well into his retirement. Trujillo passed away

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 08:03PM

Albuquerque man arrested for attempting to steal from ATM, court documents say

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – An Albuquerque man with a lengthy criminal history is facing charges for allegedly trying to steal from a bank ATM. On April 11, police were dispatched to PNC Bank at 3500 Candelaria Road NE for a vandalism call involving a man, later identified as Mario Vasquez,

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 11:50AM

Edgewood Independent

by: Patrick Lohmann, Source NM

Growing number of state officials failing to file personal finance disclosures

The Independent News The hometown news source for the East Mountains, Edgewood and Estancia valley. This story is republished from Source NM as a part of our commitment to bringing you the best in independent news coverage that matters to Albuquerque. By PATRICK LOHMANN and DANIELLE PROKOP A significant and

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 12:00AM

Los Alamos Daily Post

by: Submitted by Carol A. Clark

Valles Caldera Announces Five 2024 Artists In Residence

Artist Elizabeth ‘Izzy’ Anderson VCNP News: JEMEZ SPRINGS – Valles Caldera National Preserve (VCNP) has selected five artists to take part in its inaugural Artist in Residence (AiR) program during the 2024 summer season. Elizabeth “Izzy” Anderson has a multi-faceted career as a professional musician, an award-winning artist, and a

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 12:00AM

Las Vegas Optic

by: Heerea Rikhraj, New Mexico In Depth

Growing New Mexico maternity care deserts bring long drives, increased worry

Connie Trujillo, a certified nurse midwife, closed her clinic in Las Vegas and now practices in Albuquerque. Connie Trujillo, a certified nurse midwife, closed her clinic in Las Vegas and now practices in Albuquerque. Christina spent much of 2023 traveling to Santa Fe for medical care during her pregnancy. She’d

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 08:03PM

Heights Summerfest returns to North Domingo Baca Park

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – The annual Heights Summerfest is returning to North Domingo Baca Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024 from 5 – 10 p.m. Visit Albuquerque launches new interactive virtual tour of city This year features the national headliner “The Original Wailers” a reggae band who continue the legacy

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 01:14PM

Albuquerque Journal

by: RAF CASERT - Associated Press

Belgium commits $1 billion to Ukraine as Zelenskyy continues his whistlestop European tour

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy has received a second $1 billion promise of military aid in as many days during a whirlwind tour through the European Union. The pledge came from Belgium, which topped up the money with a commitment to …

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 04:47AM

Updated: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 07:18AM

Roswell Daily Record

by: By Alex Ross Roswell Daily Record

Woman pleads not guilty to smuggling meth, fireworks into CCDC

A Texas woman who was caught allegedly smuggling methamphetamine and fireworks into the Chaves County Detention Center (CCDC) back in January has pleaded not guilty to…

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 12:00AM

Las Vegas Optic

by: Vanessa Maciel

New Alta Vista owners meet with community

From left, Robert Nelson, Alta Vista Regional Hospital chief executive officer; Alison Morris, chief administrative officer for Java Medical Group; Bappa Mukherji, chief executive officer for Java Medical Group; Martha Henley, chief operations officer for Java Medical Group; Brett Henley, Board of Directors secretary for Dava Health, Inc.; Shannon Hughes,

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 08:03PM

Albuquerque Journal

by: Gregory R.C. Hasman / Journal Staff Writer

ABQ man pleas guilty to DWI resulting in spinal and other injuries to woman

An Albuquerque man pleaded guilty in federal court to assault charges stemming from a drunk driving crash on Santa Ana Pueblo in 2021 that left a driver seriously injured.

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 12:45AM

Updated: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 11:23AM

Albuquerque Journal

by: Ryan Boetel / Journal Business Editor

World Indigenous Business Forum laying groundwork in ABQ

Representatives from an Indigenous economic development institute were in New Mexico last week, rallying up interest in a world-renowned forum that is coming to A… Read moreWorld Indigenous Business Forum laying groundwork in ABQ

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 08:00AM

Updated: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 08:11AM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Daniel J. Chacón dchacon@sfnewmexican.com

Report: Old traffic fines lead to arrest warrant in Texas for Rep. Vasquez

GOP seizes on more than 2-decade-old case, stemming from incident when Vasquez was a teen, as a sign he lacks respect for police.

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 12:15PM

Updated: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 06:26AM

Source New Mexico

by: Shalina Chatlani

Amid mental health crisis, new compact allows social workers to practice across state lines

Stefani Goerlich, a certified sex therapist and social worker with a private practice in Detroit, sees several dozen clients a month, most of them from underserved and minority backgrounds. She speaks to them about sensitive matters such as gender-affirming care, and building trust takes time. Those hard-won relationships often are

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 12:00AM

Carlsbad Current Argus

by: Adrian Hedden

Residents impacted by concrete plant in Alto

A concrete batch plant built in the Lower Alto area drew concerns from nearby residents.

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 08:33AM

Source New Mexico

by: Robert Zullo

New solar will help keep power on during scorching summer, report says

With some parts of the country already facing heat waves, the organization in charge of setting reliability standards for the American electric grid is warning that a scorching summer could lead to a shortage of power generation in some regions. The warning comes as the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 12:00AM

Source New Mexico

by: Patrick Lohmann

Growing number of state officials failing to file personal finance disclosures

A significant and growing number of government officials in New Mexico are failing to submit paperwork disclosing their personal finances, despite a state law that opens them up to removal or lawsuits and a recent partnering of two state agencies that aimed to improve the law’s enforcement. According to a

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 12:00AM

Warrant issued for current county commission candidate

{{description}} Email notifications are only sent once a day, and only if there are new matching items. UPDATE: On May 24, court records indicate Hagar has now paid all fees owed in the case and the warrant has been cancelled. An arrest warrant for failure to pay court fees and

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 08:03PM

DASO: Juvenile arrested, charged in suspected road rage shooting at Gadsden HS

EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) — A juvenile suspect has been arrested in a suspected road rage shooting that happened outside of Gadsden High School on Friday, May 24, Dona Ana County Sheriff’s Office officials said in an update issued Tuesday. Teen detained for questioning in Gadsden HS shooting “Witnesses were

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 01:52PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Carina Julig cjulig@sfnewmexican.com

City to hold special meeting tonight to discuss millions of dollars in potential one-time spending

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 01:00PM

Updated: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 07:12AM

Source New Mexico

by: Ashley Murray

Missouri residents affected by radiation exposure push Congress to extend benefits

WASHINGTON — A fund to compensate Americans sickened by exposure to atomic bomb tests, uranium mining and radioactive waste expires in just under 20 days, and activists and lawmakers are scrambling to keep the fund active and open to additional victims. A bill to reauthorize and expand the Radiation Exposure

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 12:00AM

Albuquerque Journal

by: Megan Gleason / Journal Staff Writer

My journey documenting New Mexico’s abandoned well issues

This isn’t a new story. But it’s one that needs to repeatedly be told. Read moreMy journey documenting New Mexico’s abandoned well issues

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 09:00AM

Updated: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 09:34AM

Western New Mexico University dedicates new educational center in Deming

DEMING, N.M. (KRQE) – Western New Mexico University (WNMU) dedicated a new 8,697 square-foot center in Deming to offer health sciences education. Construction began in 2022 and will now support the local community. The building will house nursing, phlebotomy, pharmacy technician, and certified nursing assistant programs. “Deming, like so many

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 12:03PM

Source New Mexico

by: Robert Zullo

New solar will help keep power on during scorching summer, report says

With some parts of the country already facing heat waves, the organization in charge of setting reliability standards for the American electric grid is warning that a scorching summer could lead to a shortage of power generation in some regions. The warning comes as the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 12:00AM

Los Alamos Daily Post

by: Submitted by Carol A. Clark

VA & Mescalero Apache Tribe To Host PACT Act Presumptive Claims Event For Veterans June 4

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs News: WHAT: PACT Act Presumptive Claims Event: “Your Service. Our Mission: Bringing VA Benefits Home” The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs and Tribal Veteran Service Officers and other knowledgeable advocates will assist Veterans complete VA claim paperwork. Staff from the Veterans Benefits Administration will review

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 12:00AM

Los Alamos Daily Post

by: Submitted by Carol A. Clark

Los Alamos Farmers Market May 30, 2024 At Pond

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Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 12:00AM

Source New Mexico

by: Shalina Chatlani

Amid mental health crisis, new compact allows social workers to practice across state lines

Stefani Goerlich, a certified sex therapist and social worker with a private practice in Detroit, sees several dozen clients a month, most of them from underserved and minority backgrounds. She speaks to them about sensitive matters such as gender-affirming care, and building trust takes time. Those hard-won relationships often are

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 12:00AM

Albuquerque Journal

by: Ellen Marks / For the Journal

One-on-One with Carlos Perea, CEO and co-founder of Terra Vera

This Corrales farm boy who was shaped by his experience in Silicon Valley has a sweeping goal: “I want to be the chief architect of my destiny.” Read moreOne-on-One with Carlos Perea, CEO and co-founder of Terra Vera

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 09:00AM

Updated: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 08:00PM

Source New Mexico

by: Patrick Lohmann

Growing number of state officials failing to file personal finance disclosures

A significant and growing number of government officials in New Mexico are failing to submit paperwork disclosing their personal finances, despite a state law that opens them up to removal or lawsuits and a recent partnering of two state agencies that aimed to improve the law’s enforcement. According to a

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 12:00AM

Albuquerque man facing up to 10 years in prison after drunk driving crash

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – An Albuquerque man, Lionel Medina, has pled guilty to assault resulting in serious bodily injury after a 2021 crash. The 29-year-old man admitted to driving while under the influence during the incident. Media was driving drunk when he crashed into another vehicle. The woman in that

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 10:27AM

Los Alamos Daily Post

by: Submitted by Carol A. Clark

LAMC & Summitt Garden Club Partner To Beautify Hospital

Los Alamos Medical Center (LAMC) teamed up with the Summitt Garden Club to beautify the hospital’s front parking lot with a planting event to cap off Hospital Week on May 17. The club helped identify which plants LAMC should purchase, and then Master Gardeners were on site to help hospital

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 12:00AM

Los Alamos Daily Post

by: Submitted by Carol A. Clark

Wildfire Preparedness Is Year-Round: Know Before You Go!

From Forest Stewards Guild: SANTA FE – Everyone can do their part to support firefighters by preventing human-caused wildfire ignitions. Fire restrictions may be in place at the location one plans to visit or where they live. One can also do their part to prevent wildfires by learning about restrictions

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 12:00AM

Carlsbad Current Argus

by: Adrian HeddenCarlsbad Current-Argus

A deadly fungal disease is infecting bats in Eddy County

Samples taken from the LNF's Cottonwood Cave tested positive for white nose syndrome. A study found the deadly fungal infection killed 90% of bats within a decade.

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 08:04PM

Source New Mexico

by: Jeanette DeDios

Native American advocate is challenging former state senator for District 30 seat

Two Democratic candidates are vying for the District 30 State Senate seat in western New Mexico. With no Republican candidate running that means whoever wins during the primary election, will be the winner. Advocate Angel Charley is facing off against former State Senator Clemente Sanchez. Redistricting plays a key role

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 12:00AM

Carlsbad Current Argus

by: Mike SmithCarlsbad Current-Argus

Dry weather forecast as wildfire burns 100 acres near Cloudcroft

The Moser Fire consumed 145 acres of wilderness near the Village of Cloudcroft Monday. Dry weather forecasts continue through the weekend.

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 08:04PM

Las Vegas Optic

by: Las Vegas Optic reports

Expenses from Hermit’s Peak/Calf Canyon Fire may be reimbursed

You may submit a claim for medical expenses resulting from the Hermit’s Peak/Calf Canyon Fire and subsequent flooding. Examples of claims include, but are not limited to, doctor visits, hospital stays, mental health treatment, insurance deductibles and co-pays, medications, and transportation expenses related to medical care. Compensation is available for

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 08:03PM

Los Alamos Daily Post

by: Submitted by Carol A. Clark

Daily Postcard: Beautiful Flowers Peeking Through Fence

Daily Postcard: Beautiful flowers are spotted peeking through the fence of a residence Monday in the Pinon Trails neighborhood in White Rock. Photo by VaLynn Purvis Read More

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 12:00AM

Eddy County agrees to build modern jail south of Carlsbad

Eddy County Commissioners agreed to a plan to move the county jail from downtown Carlsbad to the southside near the Eddy County Sheriff's Office.

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 08:04PM

Warmer temperatures, with storms in eastern New Mexico

Tuesday morning is clear, milder and calm. For most of the state, it will be a sunny day, with light winds and warmer temperatures. Temperatures will climb today, thanks to high pressure, and 80s, 90s and 100s are back in the forecast. It is going to be a hot day

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 07:01AM

Las Vegas Optic

by: Las Vegas Optic reports

Fire victims eligible for emergency loans

Del Norte Credit Union (DNCU) has announced a series of measures designed to provide financial assistance and relief to communities impacted by fires in New Mexico. “For some members and employees of DNCU, these fires have hit home, literally” explained Chuck Valenti, CEO/President of DNCU. “When fires interrupt our lives

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 08:03PM

Source New Mexico

by: Robert Zullo

New solar will help keep power on during scorching summer, report says

With some parts of the country already facing heat waves, the organization in charge of setting reliability standards for the American electric grid is warning that a scorching summer could lead to a shortage of power generation in some regions. The warning comes as the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 12:00AM

Los Alamos Daily Post

by: Submitted by Carol A. Clark

Weekly Fishing Report: May 28, 2024

By GEORGE MORSE Sports and Outdoors Los Alamos Daily Post This time of year the best fishing is usually found in the lakes and reservoirs. Trout will be cruising the warmer, shallow water sometimes surprisingly close to the bank. Streamflows decreased or stayed relatively stable in the smaller streams of

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 12:00AM

Las Vegas Optic

by: Las Vegas Optic reports

FUMC to host meet and greet for new pastor July 8

Rev Joe Marshall is newly appointed to serve as the Pastor at First United Methodist Church in Las Vegas. The church is part of the New Mexico Annual Conference and Albuquerque District. Joe and his wife Anna live in Albuquerque and their three adult children and four grandchildren are scattered

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 08:03PM

City Desk

by: Damon Scott

What we get wrong about homelessness

When We Walk By author posits fresh look at the issue

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 07:47PM

Updated: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 08:02PM

Source New Mexico

by: Ashley Murray

Missouri residents affected by radiation exposure push Congress to extend benefits

WASHINGTON — A fund to compensate Americans sickened by exposure to atomic bomb tests, uranium mining and radioactive waste expires in just under 20 days, and activists and lawmakers are scrambling to keep the fund active and open to additional victims. A bill to reauthorize and expand the Radiation Exposure

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 12:00AM

PHOTOS: Pinning ceremony for graduating nurses

Nursing students from Southeast New Mexico College were honored for their course work completion during the 2024 capping and pinning ceremony.

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 08:04PM

Commissioners: Input wanted on ordinance to prioritize Bernalillo County behavioral health funds

The Independent News The hometown news source for the East Mountains, Edgewood and Estancia valley. This letter is provided as opinion/commentary from the authors. Commissioner Adriann Barboa represents District 3 which includes the SE heights, UNM, and the International District. Commissioner Eric Olivas represents District 5 including much of the

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 12:00AM

Las Vegas Optic

by: Las Vegas Optic reports

FOUND WIRE replaces wildfire effects at Gallery 140

The Las Vegas Arts Council will be presenting an exhibition on the theme of “FOUND WIRE in the landscape” curated by Martha Sammy, to open May 31 at Gallery 140 on Bridge Street. “The landscape is strewn with discarded wire, and it has become a ubiquitous yet unnoticed reflection of

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 08:03PM

Source New Mexico

by: Jeanette DeDios

Native American advocate is challenging former state senator for District 30 seat

Two Democratic candidates are vying for the District 30 State Senate seat in western New Mexico. With no Republican candidate running that means whoever wins during the primary election, will be the winner. Advocate Angel Charley is facing off against former State Senator Clemente Sanchez. Redistricting plays a key role

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 12:00AM

Carlsbad Current Argus

by: Jessica OnsurezAlamogordo Daily News

Moser Fire burns wildlands in southeast New Mexico near Cloudcroft

U.S. Forest Service officials said the fire is estimated to be 25 acres and continues to grow.

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 08:04PM

Albuquerque Journal

by: ADRIANA MORGA - Associated Press

More people make 'no-buy year' pledges as overspending or climate worries catch up with them

The self-imposed rules of a no-buy challenge are simple: participants pledge to stop buying non-essential items, be they unneeded shoes, additional beauty products or other impulse buys for a set amount of time, usually 12 months. What starte…

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 05:21AM

Updated: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 08:20AM

Source New Mexico

by: Robert Zullo

New solar will help keep power on during scorching summer, report says

With some parts of the country already facing heat waves, the organization in charge of setting reliability standards for the American electric grid is warning that a scorching summer could lead to a shortage of power generation in some regions. The warning comes as the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 12:00AM

Native American advocate is challenging former state senator for District 30 seat

The Independent News The hometown news source for the East Mountains, Edgewood and Estancia valley. This story is republished from Source NM as a part of our commitment to bringing you the best in independent news coverage that matters to Albuquerque. By JEANETTE DEDIOS Two Democratic candidates are vying for

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 12:00AM

Roswell Daily Record

by: Christina Stock Photo

Picturing the Day — Tom Blake

An emotional silence fell upon the crowd when Tom Blake sang "All Gave Some" and again when "Silver Taps" by buglers Louis Brady and Jake Trujillo echoed through the G…

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 12:00AM

Source New Mexico

by: Jeanette DeDios

Native American advocate is challenging former state senator for District 30 seat

Two Democratic candidates are vying for the District 30 State Senate seat in western New Mexico. With no Republican candidate running that means whoever wins during the primary election, will be the winner. Advocate Angel Charley is facing off against former State Senator Clemente Sanchez. Redistricting plays a key role

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 12:00AM

Las Vegas Optic

by: Vanessa Maciel

San Miguel County Early Childhood Coalition helps brings families together

From left, Jeremiah Vigil, 3; Joshua Vigil Jr., 5; Cathy Cahn with the Las Vegas Literacy Council and Harry Estep during Noches de Familia, an event organized by the San Miguel County Early Childhood Coalition at Lincoln Park on Tuesday. Cahn and Estep are helping the boys put together and

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 08:03PM

KRQE Local Reporting you can Trust

by: by: Gabrielle Burkhart, Chris McKee

Sheriff making real time crime center with new Bernalillo County tech investments

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – The Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Office just announced a new technology package it is bringing online to help crime-fighting in the county. The cloud-based service, ‘FUSUS’ describes itself as a “real-time intelligence ecosystem,” and allows business owners and citizens to give BCSO access to their surveillance cameras.

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 11:50AM

Source New Mexico

by: Jeanette DeDios

Native American advocate is challenging former state senator for District 30 seat

Two Democratic candidates are vying for the District 30 State Senate seat in western New Mexico. With no Republican candidate running that means whoever wins during the primary election, will be the winner. Advocate Angel Charley is facing off against former State Senator Clemente Sanchez. Redistricting plays a key role

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 12:00AM

Las Vegas Optic

by: Vanessa Maciel

Dorothy Gonzales hopes to bring ‘fresh ideas’ in bid to become County Clerk

Dorothy Gonzales Dorothy Gonzales Democrat Dorothy A. Gonzales said a desire to serve her community and bring fresh ideas to San Miguel County encouraged her to participate in her very first election. She is running for San Miguel County Clerk. Primary election day is June 4. “I am running for

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 08:03PM

Los Alamos Daily Post

by: Submitted by Carol A. Clark

Trail Closure At Overlook Park Begins Today

Map showing the section of trail at Overlook Park between Spirio Soccer Field and Softball Field 3 that will be closed to all traffic and pedestrians, beginning today and likely lasting into October.Courtesy/LAC COUNTY News: The section of trail at Overlook Park between Spirio Soccer Field and Softball Field 3

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 12:00AM

Community Calendar 3/17/2023

{{description}} Email notifications are only sent once a day, and only if there are new matching items. March 21 • The Invisible Yellow Line with Jean Block: In nonprofits, there are different roles for board or staff. Roles change as organizations change. Join author, Jean Block to learn more. Audience:

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 08:03PM

City Desk

by: Source NM

Native American advocate is challenging former state senator for District 30 seat

Whoever wins the primary will win the election

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 05:03PM

Updated: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 05:04PM

Carlsbad Current Argus

by: Juan CorralAlamogordo Daily News

Bird flu spreading among dairy cattle, birds; Scientists work on human vaccine

Dairy cattle in 10 states, including New Mexico, Texas and Colorado have tested positive for bird flu. Officials are hoping for progress on a human vaccine.

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 08:04PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Margaret O’Hara mohara@sfnewmexican.com

Twelve Santa Fe school designations change amid revisions to data portal

Amy Biehl, Aspen and Gonzales community schools, Ortiz Middle School and Ramirez Thomas Elementary School are now classified as needing state intervention.

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 11:00PM

Updated: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 02:23AM

Las Vegas Optic

by: Las Vegas Optic reports

Foundation recognizes residents for community service

Janna Lopez Janna Lopez Janna Lopez, organizer of the Neighbors Helping Neighbors wildfire relief organization has received this year’s Bob Mishler Community Impact Award. Instituted in 2022 by the Las Vegas New Mexico Community Foundation, the Mishler Award is named for the late Bob Mishler, who was a professor at

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 08:03PM

New Mexico State Fair mega pass goes on sale

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – Mega Passes for the New Mexico State Fair went on sale Tuesday. The Mega Pass includes both admission to the fair and a carnival wristband offering unlimited rides for any one day of the fair. The pass also allows holders to bypass gate ticketing lines. “Our

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 11:08AM

Source New Mexico

by: Ashley Murray

Missouri residents affected by radiation exposure push Congress to extend benefits

WASHINGTON — A fund to compensate Americans sickened by exposure to atomic bomb tests, uranium mining and radioactive waste expires in just under 20 days, and activists and lawmakers are scrambling to keep the fund active and open to additional victims. A bill to reauthorize and expand the Radiation Exposure

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 12:00AM

Las Vegas Optic

by: Las Vegas Optic reports

FOUND WIRE replaces wildfire effects at Gallery 140

The Las Vegas Arts Council will be presenting an exhibition on the theme of “FOUND WIRE in the landscape” curated by Martha Sammy, to open May 31 at Gallery 140 on Bridge Street. “The landscape is strewn with discarded wire, and it has become a ubiquitous yet unnoticed reflection of

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 08:03PM

Public can comment on Bernalillo County improvement plan and bond package

BERNALILLO COUNTY, N.M. (KRQE) – The county’s proposed capital improvement plan for 2024 to 2030 is open for public comment. The list of 2024 general obligation bonds is also up for comment. The capital improvement plan sets the county’s priorities for infrastructure improvements like parks, roads, and public buildings. The

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 12:41PM

Las Vegas Optic

by: Vanessa Maciel

Back to its roots: Las Vegas Jewish Community buys back, re-opens Temple Montefiore

The Las Vegas Jewish Community, a local, nonprofit organization, helped spearhead the fundraising effort to buy the building back. The effort involved many phone calls, Nancy Terr said, as well as a GoFundMe page. The fundraising began in mid-August 2022. The Las Vegas Jewish Community, a local, nonprofit organization, helped

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 08:03PM

Las Vegas Optic

by: Las Vegas Optic reports

Community Foundation awards first relief grants

Smoke from the Calf Canyon-Hermits Peak fire picked up in the late afternoon on Tuesday, April 26. Smoke from the Calf Canyon-Hermits Peak fire picked up in the late afternoon on Tuesday, April 26. The Las Vegas NM Community Foundation has awarded its first emergency relief grants in the wake

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 08:03PM

KRQE Local Reporting you can Trust

by: by: Jordan Honeycutt

ABQ Isotopes and Dion’s team up to encourage summer reading

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – The Albuquerque Isotopes and Dion’s are making sure children are reading throughout their summer vacation. The three agencies say they are committed to providing programs that support youth in New Mexico. Albuquerque welcomes first-ever cricket tournament The Club Reading Program encourages students to read throughout their

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 08:22AM

Edgewood Independent

by: Elizabeth McCall | The Independent

‘We’re Gonna Need More Water and Storage’

The Independent News The hometown news source for the East Mountains, Edgewood and Estancia valley. The Village of Tijeras has partnered with the Entranosa Water and Wastewater Association for funding to purchase a new pipeline that will connect two new wells to the Estancia Basin transmission system. During the Village

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 12:00AM

Visit Albuquerque launches new interactive virtual tour of city

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – Visit Albuquerque launched a new interactive virtual tour of the city. The tour allows people to explore panoramic aerial and street-level views of key neighborhoods and points of interest. ABQ Isotopes and Dion’s team up to encourage summer reading The tour is comprised of high-resolution 360°

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 10:41AM

Source New Mexico

by: Patrick Lohmann

Growing number of state officials failing to file personal finance disclosures

A significant and growing number of government officials in New Mexico are failing to submit paperwork disclosing their personal finances, despite a state law that opens them up to removal or lawsuits and a recent partnering of two state agencies that aimed to improve the law’s enforcement. According to a

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 12:00AM

Source New Mexico

by: Shalina Chatlani

Amid mental health crisis, new compact allows social workers to practice across state lines

Stefani Goerlich, a certified sex therapist and social worker with a private practice in Detroit, sees several dozen clients a month, most of them from underserved and minority backgrounds. She speaks to them about sensitive matters such as gender-affirming care, and building trust takes time. Those hard-won relationships often are

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 12:00AM

Las Vegas Optic

by: Vanessa Maciel

New Alta Vista owners visit local educational institutions

From left, Alta Vista Regional Hospital Chief Executive Officer Robert Nelson, Java Medical Group Chief Executive Officer Bappa Mukherji,Java Medical Group Chief Operations Officer Martha Henley and Dava Health, Inc., Board of Directors Secretary Brett Henley visit Luna Community College on Feb. 27. The hospital's top-level executives toured the campus,

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 08:03PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Scott Wyland swyland@sfnewmexican.com

Indios Fire growth slows, but crews face warm, dry weather

Sparked by lighting 10 days ago, the Indios Fire entered has scorched a total of 4,844 acres north of the community of Coyote.

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 12:15PM

Updated: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 07:26AM

Roswell Daily Record

by: Christina Stock Photo

Picturing the Day — wreaths

Memorial Day ceremonies on Sunday at Gen. Douglas L. McBride Veterans Cemetery included placing Memorial wreaths for the Military Order of the Purple Heart Auxiliary, …

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 12:00AM

Carlsbad Current Argus

by: Staff reports

Unemployment claims in New Mexico increased last week

Here's a look at how weekly unemployment claims changed in New Mexico last week compared with the week prior.

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 08:04PM

City Desk

by: Source NM

Growing number of state officials failing to file personal finance disclosures

16 officials and at least one person from 18 state boards have not disclosed every year for last four years, Source NM review finds

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 04:46PM

Virtual town hall being held on Hermit’s Peak/Calf Canyon fire

NEW MEXICO (KRQE) – The law firm of Singleton Schreiber is holding a virtual town hall on Tuesday to provide updates to those affected by the Hermit’s Peak/Calf Canyon fire. Blue 2 Fire causes concern for Ruidoso businesses over Memorial Day weekend Attorneys representing community members will be present and

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 11:28AM

Las Vegas Optic

by: Ryan Lowery

Affidavit: Mora County man sexually abused, raped child for a decade

Content Warning: This story contains descriptions of sexual abuse that may be triggering and upsetting for some readers. Discretion is advised. A Mora County man is facing multiple felony charges after a 17-year-old girl reported that he’d been inappropriately touching her and forcibly raping her since she was at least

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 08:03PM

Las Vegas Optic

by: Beth Urech

Beth speaks for herself: Fall Festival of Music in Las Vegas

The NMHU Jazz Ensemble during a rehearsal. Dr. Jessie Wenchieh Lo Kathleen Wilson Dr. André García-Nuthmann The Linda Vista Community Chorus during a rehearsal. Friday, Nov. 11, at 7:30 p.m., NMHU Music Presents “Una Serenata de Canciones.” We are delighted to welcome three gifted musicians: Dr. Kathleen Wilson, soprano; Dr.

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 08:03PM

Isotopes back at home, featuring fireworks and giveaways

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – The Albuquerque Isotopes are in town for an upcoming homestand against the Oklahoma Baseball Club. There is plenty of things for everyone to enjoy including taco night, fireworks and giveaways. Bernalillo County offering grants for neighborhood outreach programs The homestand runs kicks off May 28 with

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 10:41AM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Maya Hilty mhilty@sfnewmexican.com

Forest Service hopes renovation will usher in 'new era' for Echo Amphitheater

The area closed in May for six months of maintenance work, which will include campsite electric hookups and a water fill station, among other improvements.

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 10:45PM

Updated: Monday, May 27, 2024 06:05PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: The New Mexican

Indios Fire gains 1,600 acres amid heavy winds

Firefighting crews have been creating fire lines to prevent its spread to the east, forest officials said in a news release Monday.

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 10:45PM

Updated: Monday, May 27, 2024 06:12PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Maya Hilty mhilty@sfnewmexican.com

Memorial Day ceremony recognizes 'the price of freedom'

Over 250 people gathered at the Santa Fe National Cemetery on Monday morning to honor U.S. military members’ sacrifices.

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 10:45PM

Updated: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 03:58AM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: The New Mexican

'Conversations Different': New Española City Councilor Sam LeDoux on his path to politics and the crises Española must address

Sam LeDoux joins "Conversations Different" to discuss his path into politics at an early age and talks about the issues facing his city.

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 10:45PM

Updated: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 12:52AM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Matthew Narvaiz mnarvaiz@sfnewmexican.com

B.Public Prefab to use state funding to grow business, hire more employees

B.Public Prefab stands to get more than $158,000 to hire and train new employees through the Job Training Incentive Program.

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 10:00PM

Updated: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 07:08AM

KRQE Local Reporting you can Trust

by: by: Jessica Salinas

People enjoy Memorial Day at Elephant Butte

ELEPHANT BUTTE, N.M. (KRQE) – Memorial Day marks the unofficial start to summer and Elephant Butte reservoir was packed with tens of thousands of people enjoying the weekend. Visitors enjoyed the outdoors RVing, camping, and a day out on the water at Elephant Butte. “Just getting to spend time with

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 07:50PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Matthew Narvaiz mnarvaiz@sfnewmexican.com

Regional Development Corp. awards eight businesses no-interest loans

To date, Regional Development Corp. has awarded $4.7 million to Northern New Mexican technology and manufacturing businesses.

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 07:00PM

City Desk

by: Rodd Cayton

Solemn reflection: Memorial Day in Albuquerque

Hundreds of Albuquerque residents gathered at the Veterans Memorial Monday morning

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 10:28PM

Updated: Monday, May 27, 2024 10:30PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Matthew Narvaiz mnarvaiz@sfnewmexican.com

Intel spends $300M with local businesses, report says

The company hired 396 New Mexicans in 2023, about 68% of its total hires for the entire year.

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 08:00PM

Albuquerque Journal

by: Ryan Boetel / Journal Staff Writer

Housing project will expand options for older adults

Older adults will have expanded affordable housing options once a new 100-unit development is completed.

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 06:06PM

Updated: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 08:00PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Matthew Narvaiz mnarvaiz@sfnewmexican.com

'Trap House' starring Dave Bautista filming in Albuquerque

The film is set to employ about 60 crew members and 100 background actors, according to the New Mexico Film Office.

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 06:00PM

Roswell Daily Record

by: By Terri Harber Roswell Daily Record

RISD board hears findings — some serious — in financial audit for 2022-23 FY

The Roswell Independent School District’s annual financial audit for the 2022-23 fiscal year was presented to board members last during their regular meeting on May 13.

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 05:11PM

Roswell Daily Record

by: By Terri Harber Roswell Daily Record

Legal Committee meeting rescheduled to next week

The Roswell Legal Committee meeting originally set for today has been rescheduled. It will now be at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, May 28, at City Hall, 425 N. Richardson Ave.

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 05:14PM

Roswell Daily Record

by: Jim Hilley Photo

Picturing the day

The Roswell Chamber Red Coats participated in a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Monday for the All Inclusive Playground along with Roswell Mayor Timothy Jennings, State Se…

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 05:14PM

Albuquerque Journal

by: Elizabeth Tucker / Journal Staff Writer

Lightning sparks 2 fires across New Mexico, prompting evacuations, continue to burn

Two fires sparked by lightning in northern and southern New Mexico continued to burn over Memorial Day weekend.

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 04:43PM

Updated: Monday, May 27, 2024 09:48PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Matthew Narvaiz mnarvaiz@sfnewmexican.com

Laguna Development Corp., Caesars partner on new sportsbooks

The sportsbook for Dancing Eagle Casino east of Grants will be its first, according to Laguna Development Corp.

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 06:00PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Maya Hilty mhilty@sfnewmexican.com

Police: Pedestrian struck by vehicle in likely two-car race on Cerrillos Road

A man was taken to a local hospital with injuries that were not life-threatening after both drivers fled the scene, police said.

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 04:15PM

Updated: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 01:00AM

Blue 2 Fire causes concern for Ruidoso businesses over Memorial Day weekend

RUIDOSO, N.M. (KRQE) – The Blue 2 Fire continues to burn just a few miles away from Ruidoso, and business owners in the area say they’re worried about the impacts it could have on the village’s tourism economy. Story continues below News: VIDEO: Deputies find dead 5-year-old during Silver City

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 04:12PM

Shooting kills 1 in northeast Albuquerque

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — A fatal shooting that left a female victim dead is under police investigation.The shooting happened around 11:39 a.m. Monday, May 27 in northeast Albuquerque. Police are at the 7200 block of Marble Avenue NE. Advertisement Your neighborhood: Local news from KOAT Action 7 NewsAlbuquerque police officers arrived

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 04:09PM

Albuquerque Journal

by: Ryan Boetel / Journal Business Editor

Tech Outlook with Darren Raspa, Air Force Research Laboratory

The Air Force Research Laboratory’s Phillips Research Site is a major economic driver for the state of New Mexico.

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 03:30PM

Updated: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 11:56AM

Missing girl from Acoma Pueblo found safe

ACOMA PUEBLO, N.M. — Update: New Mexico State Police said the missing girl from Acoma Pueblo has been located and is safe. This content is imported from Facebook. You may be able to find the same content in another format, or you may be able to find more information, at

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 02:46PM

City Desk

by: Guest commentary

Letter to the Editor: DA hasn’t earned 4 year extension in office

Letter to the Editor from Jeffrey Paul, Albuquerque

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 02:56PM

Albuquerque Journal

by: Megan Gleason / Journal Staff Writer

New autistic-friendly business directory aims to encourage acceptance and inclusion

A new directory highlights local and online businesses with sensory-friendly environments and neurodivergent awareness.

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 01:56PM

Updated: Monday, May 27, 2024 03:09PM

City Desk

by: Associated Press

Man who pleaded guilty to New Mexico double homicide is recaptured after brief escape

Josef Toney pleaded guilty to murdering two people and wounding a third in 2021

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 03:37PM

Albuquerque Journal

by: Elizabeth Tucker / Journal Staff Writer

Woman found dead in car after APD responds to report of shooting

A woman was found dead in a car near the intersection of Lomas and Louisiana NE Monday morning, APD spokesperson Gilbert Gallegos said in an email.

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 12:57PM

Updated: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 01:06PM

Carlsbad Current Argus

by: Juan CorralAlamogordo Daily News

Blue 2 fire exceeds 6,000 acres, forces evacuations in Lincoln County

Blue 2 fire now over 6,000 acres with 0% containment, but the Moser fire is slowly dying and is 82% contained according to Lincoln Forest officials

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 09:23AM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: Robert Nott

Correction, May 28, 2024

A story on Page A-1 published Monday, May 27, 2024, about the Mormon Battalion said the battalion left on its journey west in October 1946. It was actually 1846.

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 09:16AM

Updated: Monday, May 27, 2024 05:05PM

Teenager in critical after shooting in Hobbs

HOBBS, N.M. — An overnight weekend shooting hospitalized an 18-year-old from New Mexico.The shooting happened just after midnight Saturday morning, May 25. Hobbs police responded to the shooting near the 2000 block of North Kingsley Street. Advertisement Police officers found James Lara-Salazar, 18, of Hobbs, hurt from several gunshot rounds.

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 11:03AM

19-year-old convicted murderer captured after escaping from Youth Detention Center

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — The 19-year-old man who escaped from the Youth Detention Center on Saturday in Albuquerque is back in custody. Josef Toney turned himself in at the detention center around 1 a.m. Sunday and was taken into custody, a spokesperson with the Bernalillo County Sheriff's Office said. Advertisement According

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 10:03AM

Albuquerque Journal

by: Megan Gleason / Journal Staff Writer

Addressing site readiness in New Mexico: How can state attract businesses

How does New Mexico take the lead in attracting businesses to the state? Business leaders say by getting ahead of the curve on site readiness barriers it faces.

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 11:14AM

Updated: Monday, May 27, 2024 11:42AM

Albuquerque Journal

by: Ollie Reed Jr./ Journal Staff Writer

'A little terrifying': Former Interior Secretary Stewart Udall recalled World War II service as B-24 waist gunner during 2004 interview

Albuquerque resident John Hart was preparing a transcript for the National World War II Museum in New Orleans when he interviewed former Secretary of the Interior Stewart Udall about his World War II experiences in 2004. He came across the in…

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 06:00AM

Updated: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 08:00PM

Farmington Daily Times

by: The Farmington Daily-Times

Vehicle damage reminds Farmington woman of narrow escape from shooter

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 04:56AM

Source New Mexico

by: Elisha Brown

A bipartisan push to make air travel easier for new parents packing breast milk and formula

As the summer travel season approaches, new parents may be navigating airports with their babies — and the complexities of keeping them fed. Despite federal guidelines for airport agents laying out how to treat nursing moms, stories about problem encounters with security sometimes go viral. In 2023, actress and singer

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 12:00AM

Piñon Post

by: Piñon Post

New Mexico Vasquez gets bad news ahead of rematch against former Rep. Herrell

In a strategic move to maintain its majority in the House, the Congressional Leadership Fund (CLF), a super PAC endorsed by Speaker Johnson and House Republican Leadership, has announced its first wave of fall ad reservations for the 2024 election cycle. The initial reservations amount to $141 million, covering television,

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 12:00AM

Farmington Daily Times

by: The Farmington Daily-Times

Mobile ballistics lab could be a big help solving some crimes

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 04:56AM

Farmington Daily Times

by: The Farmington Daily-Times

'It was an epic day;" Farmington officers reflect on 2023 mass shooting

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 04:56AM

Source New Mexico

by: Elisha Brown

A bipartisan push to make air travel easier for new parents packing breast milk and formula

As the summer travel season approaches, new parents may be navigating airports with their babies — and the complexities of keeping them fed. Despite federal guidelines for airport agents laying out how to treat nursing moms, stories about problem encounters with security sometimes go viral. In 2023, actress and singer

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 12:00AM

Farmington Daily Times

by: The Farmington Daily-Times

Mobile ballistics lab comes to San Juan County

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 04:56AM

Los Alamos Daily Post

by: Submitted by Carol A. Clark

Scenes From 2024 Senior Appreciation Night

Scene from the 2024 Senior Appreciation Night (SAN) for Los Alamos High School graduates Saturday on the lawn at Fuller Lodge. Photo by VaLynn Purvis Scene from the 2024 Senior Appreciation Night (SAN) for Los Alamos High School graduates Saturday on the lawn at Fuller Lodge. Photo by VaLynn Purvis

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 12:00AM

El Defensor Chieftain

by: Posts by Jessica Carranza Pino, Editor

PHOTO GALLERY: Memorial Day in Magdalena

About the author Related posts Jessica Carranza Pino, Editor May 23, 2024 Socorro County losing...

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 12:00AM

Farmington Daily Times

by: The Farmington Daily-Times

Unemployment claims in New Mexico increased last week

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 04:56AM

Farmington Daily Times

by: The Farmington Daily-Times

Climate change might prompt more mosquitoes to move into New Mexico

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 04:56AM

Farmington Daily Times

by: The Farmington Daily-Times

Bird flu spreading among dairy cattle, birds; Scientists work on human vaccine

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 04:56AM

Farmington Daily Times

by: The Farmington Daily-Times

Unemployment claims in New Mexico increased last week

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 04:56AM

Farmington Daily Times

by: The Farmington Daily-Times

Riverfest returns this weekend to Farmington with hands-on activities

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 04:56AM

Farmington Daily Times

by: The Farmington Daily-Times

Stories of Navajo elders to be recorded during May 18 event in Aztec

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 04:56AM

Farmington Daily Times

by: The Farmington Daily-Times

New hospital slated to open in middle of 2025

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 04:56AM

Farmington Daily Times

by: The Farmington Daily-Times

Exceptional Community Hospital slated to open in 2025 in Farmington

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 04:56AM

Farmington Daily Times

by: The Farmington Daily-Times

Fruitland man who attacked vehicle with machete awaits sentencing

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 04:56AM

Farmington Daily Times

by: The Farmington Daily-Times

PVHS seniors celebrated at graduation ceremony

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 04:56AM

Los Alamos Daily Post

by: Submitted by Carol A. Clark

Robinson: Farm Bill Advocates To Congress – Get A Move On

By SHERRY ROBINSON All She Wrote © 2024 New Mexico News Services The House Agriculture Committee recently delivered a draft farm bill. It was eight months after the old farm bill, about to expire, had to be extended. This $1.5 trillion, 942-page tome has a lot to like, but it’s

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 12:00AM

Source New Mexico

by: Elisha Brown

A bipartisan push to make air travel easier for new parents packing breast milk and formula

As the summer travel season approaches, new parents may be navigating airports with their babies — and the complexities of keeping them fed. Despite federal guidelines for airport agents laying out how to treat nursing moms, stories about problem encounters with security sometimes go viral. In 2023, actress and singer

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 12:00AM

Los Alamos Daily Post

by: Submitted by Carol A. Clark

Life After 50: How Did We Get This Far?

Sci Guy: Bernadette Lauritzen says this photo of the Sci Guy (husband Chad Lauritzen) is one of the best photos she has ever taken. When studying the photo closely, one can find the actual mentos, paperclip, string and cork used to hold the mentos in the Diet Coke bottle. Courtesy/Bernadette

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 12:00AM

Farmington Daily Times

by: The Farmington Daily-Times

Caller-Times Executive Editor John R. Moses passes away at 61

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 04:56AM

Farmington Daily Times

by: The Farmington Daily-Times

Gulf Coast region gas prices rose from last week: See how much here

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 04:56AM

Farmington Daily Times

by: The Farmington Daily-Times

Alto residents fear concrete batch plant will devalue retirement homes

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 04:56AM

Los Alamos Daily Post

by: Submitted by Carol A. Clark

Goldman: Kudos To American Legion Post 90 Et Al

By TERRY GOLDMAN Los Alamos Kudos to the American Legion and co-sponsors for an excellent Memorial Day service at Guaje Pines. The Scouts and the NJROTC were excellent as always, but John Couturier was an especially good Master of Ceremonies with a clear, steady voice and direction. I was surprised

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 12:00AM

Farmington Daily Times

by: The Farmington Daily-Times

Gov. Lujan Grisham names lawyer to vacant San Juan County judgeship

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 04:56AM

Farmington Daily Times

by: The Farmington Daily-Times

San Juan County wants input on proposed Lower Animas trail

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 04:56AM

Farmington Daily Times

by: The Farmington Daily-Times

Despite Tommy Bolack's death, B-Square Ranch forges ahead

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 04:56AM

Los Alamos Daily Post

by: Submitted by Carol A. Clark

Indios Fire Consumes 4,210 Acres … Remains 0% Contained

Forest Service News: The Indios Wildfire burning in the Coyote Ranger District has consumed 4,210 acres as of today, May 27, 2024. The wildfire was first reported Sunday afternoon, May 19, 2024, and is 7 miles north of the village of Coyote, N.M. and burning within the Rio Chama Canyon

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 12:00AM

Source New Mexico

by: Elisha Brown

A bipartisan push to make air travel easier for new parents packing breast milk and formula

As the summer travel season approaches, new parents may be navigating airports with their babies — and the complexities of keeping them fed. Despite federal guidelines for airport agents laying out how to treat nursing moms, stories about problem encounters with security sometimes go viral. In 2023, actress and singer

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 12:00AM

Edgewood Independent

by: Elizabeth McCall | The Independent

Edgewood Sues School District to Save Historic Buildings

The Independent News The hometown news source for the East Mountains, Edgewood and Estancia valley. After years of being at odds with the Moriarty-Edgewood School District (MESD), the Town of Edgewood is suing the district over its proposal to demolish historic buildings. The historic buildings are former Edgewood Elementary School

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 12:00AM

Farmington Daily Times

by: The Farmington Daily-Times

San Juan County, NMDOT collaborate to clean up local highways

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 04:56AM

Farmington Daily Times

by: The Farmington Daily-Times

San Juan County Fire & Rescue gets $1 million from feds for new engine

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 04:56AM

Los Alamos Daily Post

by: Submitted by Carol A. Clark

Bernstein: Value

By CHRISTINE BERNSTEIN Los Alamos I went to the board recently for reasons I am not discussing here…maybe another time. The high school has a program called School of Choice, or SOC. It has existed for at least 20 years, maybe more. It was in progress when I began teaching

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 12:00AM

Farmington Daily Times

by: The Farmington Daily-Times

Aztec Ruins landscape restoration project carries $344,000 price tag

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 04:56AM

Los Alamos Daily Post

by: Submitted by Carol A. Clark

Democratic Party Of Los Alamos Honors Amy Storey

The Democratic Party of Los Alamos County (DPLA) honored longtime resident and party member Amy Storey, third from right, on May 18 at the 10th annual JFK Dinner at Pig+Fig Cafe. Among those gathered for the celebration from left, Michael Redondo, Ryn Herrmann, Laura Crucet, Storey, Beverly Neal Clinton and

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 12:00AM

Los Alamos Daily Post

by: Submitted by Carol A. Clark

Scenes From 2024 Memorial Day Ceremony At Guaje Pines

NJROTC cadets during a three round volley this morning at the Memorial Day Ceremony at Guaje Pines hosted by the American Legion Post 90. Courtesy/Chief Ayers The community turns out for this morning’s Memorial Day Ceremony at Guaje Pines hosted by the American Legion Post 90. Courtesy/Chief Ayers John Couturier

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 12:00AM

Farmington Daily Times

by: The Farmington Daily-Times

Friends, family members cheer FHS Class of 2024

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 04:56AM

Edgewood Sues School District to Save Historic Buildings

The Independent News The hometown news source for the East Mountains, Edgewood and Estancia valley. After years of being at odds with the Moriarty-Edgewood School District (MESD), the Town of Edgewood is suing the district over its proposal to demolish historic buildings. The historic buildings are former Edgewood Elementary School

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 12:00AM

Farmington Daily Times

by: The Farmington Daily-Times

Senators throw support to embattled Ivey-Soto

Published: Monday, May 27, 2024 04:56AM

KOAT Action News

by: Julian Paras

Resources and personnel in the hundreds to fight Blue 2 Wildfire

RUIDOSO, N.M. — Loretta Benavidez is part of a team who arrived in Ruidoso on Sunday morning. She and others have been briefed on the type of fire they are dealing with as the Blue 2 Wildfire continues to burn."As this activity gets more complex, then there are more moving

Published: Sunday, May 26, 2024 10:17PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: The New Mexican

The way we were: Canyon Road

Long before it became a symbol of Santa Fe's status as an art mecca, Canyon Road was at the center of daily life for generations of residents.

Published: Sunday, May 26, 2024 05:00PM

Updated: Monday, May 27, 2024 12:19PM

Albuquerque Journal

by: Matthew Reisen / Journal staff writer

Captured: Man who pleaded guilty to New Mexico double homicide back in custody after brief escape

Authorities say a 19-year-old man awaiting sentencing in a double-homicide case is back in custody after escaping from a juvenile jail in Albuquerque. Bernalillo County Sheriff’s officials say Josef Toney escaped Saturday afternoon from the Y…

Published: Sunday, May 26, 2024 03:00PM

Updated: Sunday, May 26, 2024 09:34PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Maya Hilty mhilty@sfnewmexican.com

Volunteers who decorate cemetery for Memorial Day hope holiday 'a time to reflect'

Dozens came to Santa Fe National Cemetery to help plant U.S. flags on each of the 75,000 graves ahead of Monday's ceremony.

Published: Sunday, May 26, 2024 03:15PM

Updated: Monday, May 27, 2024 05:45AM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Carla K. Johnson The Associated Press

HPV vaccines prevent cancer in men as well as women, new research suggests

New research suggests the HPV vaccine is preventing cancers in men, as well as in women. The vaccine is credited, along with screening, for lowering cervical cancer rates in the United States. But evidence that the shots are preventing cancers in men has been slower to emerge. The research released

Published: Sunday, May 26, 2024 03:04PM

Updated: Sunday, May 26, 2024 02:56PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Milan Simonich

Soldiers' stories from Vietnam evoke memories

Except for the Civil War, no conflict in U.S. history was more divisive than Vietnam. All the more reason to salute those who died there.

Published: Sunday, May 26, 2024 03:15PM

Updated: Sunday, May 26, 2024 06:11PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Robert Nott rnott@sfnewmexican.com

Mormon Battalion is the forgotten fighting force that never fired a shot

A lonely monument to the unit — whose trek to the Pacific in the Mexican-American War helped expand New Mexico — sits along Interstate 25 near Santa Fe.

Published: Sunday, May 26, 2024 03:00PM

Updated: Monday, May 27, 2024 04:40PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: +4The Associated press

A Chicago teen entered college at 10. At 17, she earned a doctorate from Arizona State

Dorothy Jean Tillman's participation in Arizona State University’s May 6 commencement was the latest step on a higher-education journey the Chicago teen started when she took her first college course at age 10. In between came associate’s, bachelor’s and master’s degrees. When Tillman successfully defended her dissertation in December at

Published: Sunday, May 26, 2024 02:03PM

Updated: Sunday, May 26, 2024 02:55PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: +5By JUAN A. LOZANO - Associated Press

Fate of lawsuit filed by Black Texas student punished over hairstyle in hands of federal judge

A federal judge has not issued an immediate ruling after hearing legal arguments over whether to dismiss a lawsuit filed by a Black high school student in Texas over his hairstyle. The student, Darryl George, has alleged racial and gender discrimination over his monthslong punishment by his Houston area school

Published: Sunday, May 26, 2024 02:11PM

Updated: Sunday, May 26, 2024 09:32AM

Soldiers' stories from Vietnam evoke memories

Published: Sunday, May 26, 2024 03:15PM

Updated: Sunday, May 26, 2024 06:11PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Margaret O'Hara mohara@sfnewmexican.com

Indios Fire growth moderate despite strong winds

A Forest Service news release announced the varied surrounding terrain kept growth to around 250 acres Sunday, to a total of just over 2,600 acres.

Published: Sunday, May 26, 2024 03:00PM

Updated: Sunday, May 26, 2024 03:37PM

Albuquerque Journal

by: Megan Gleason / Journal Staff Writer

A looming legacy issue

Editor’s note: This is part one of a four-part series on abandoned oil and gas wells in New Mexico.

Published: Sunday, May 26, 2024 01:34PM

Updated: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 09:34AM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: The Associated Press

Man who pleaded guilty to double homicide is recaptured after brief escape

Officials say Josef Toney escaped Saturday afternoon from the Youth Detention Center but was taken into custody Sunday morning.

Published: Sunday, May 26, 2024 01:30PM

Updated: Sunday, May 26, 2024 06:17PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Margaret O'Hara mohara@sfnewmexican.com

Police identify man shot, killed Saturday

Police confirm the victim, James Dukette, was the father of the suspect, identified as Zachary Dukette, 34.

Published: Sunday, May 26, 2024 01:00PM

Updated: Monday, May 27, 2024 11:42AM

Man dies in Santa Fe shooting; suspect arrested

One man is in custody after a fatal shooting Saturday in Santa Fe.A spokesman for Santa Fe Police says officers responded to reports of a shooting on the 900 block of Morning Drive. Officers found the victim, identified as James Dukette, had suffered at least one gunshot wound. Dukette was

Published: Sunday, May 26, 2024 10:55AM

Albuquerque police investigate death at apartment complex

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Police responded Saturday night to reports of a fight at an apartment complex. Upon arrival, they found a man so severely injured that he died soon after, despite attempts to save him by emergency medical personnel, an Albuquerque Police Department news release said.APD homicide detectives are investigating

Published: Sunday, May 26, 2024 09:24AM

Drunk driver injures two police service aides in Saturday crash

Two police service aides were injured after a drunk driver crashed into a police vehicle Saturday in Albuquerque.A spokesman for APD says the service aides were at the scene of a crash on I-25 southbound near the Lead Avenue/Coal Avenue exit when the incident occurred Saturday around 9:30 p.m. Advertisement

Published: Sunday, May 26, 2024 09:50AM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Margaret O'Hara mohara@sfnewmexican.com

Smartboard May 27, 2024

Santa Fe Public Schools sites to offer free summer meals

Published: Sunday, May 26, 2024 10:16AM

Updated: Sunday, May 26, 2024 08:43AM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Josh Boak The Associated Press

In one North Carolina county, it's 'growth, growth, growth.' But will Biden reap the benefit?

Just 81,000 people live in rural Chatham County in North Carolina, where there are more than 1,000 farms. But life is changing.

Published: Sunday, May 26, 2024 05:53AM

Updated: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 03:26AM

Roswell Daily Record

by: By Eric Cohen, MD Eastern New Mexico Medical Group Interventional Cardiology and Vascular Medicine

How to beat the heat: Tips for heart health during high temperatures

Summer 2024 is predicted to bring on the heat, which can put extra stress on your heart. For every degree body temperature rises, the heart beats approximately 10 beat…

Published: Sunday, May 26, 2024 12:00AM

Roswell Daily Record

by: By Jim Hilley Roswell Daily Record

Veterans: 'Every day is Memorial Day'

At Roswell's MIA/POW Park, a park dedicated to the memory of the missing in action and prisoners of war of all nations, two local veterans sat down Friday to discuss h…

Published: Sunday, May 26, 2024 12:00AM

Roswell Daily Record

by: By Tammy Webber The Associated Press

Sites with radioactive material more vulnerable as climate change increases wildfire, flood risks

Climate climate change increasingly threatens research laboratories, weapons sites and power plants across the nation that handle or are contaminated with radioactive …

Published: Sunday, May 26, 2024 12:00AM

Piñon Post

by: Gregory Hollister

New Mexico Vasquez posts bond, pleads no contest after TX authorities execute warrantby Gregory Hollister May 26, 2024

In March, police in El Paso, Texas, executed an arrest warrant against New Mexico Democratic congressman Gabe Vasquez, according to court documents obtained by the Washington Free Beacon. The documents reveal that Vasquez failed to appear in court over two decades ago, in 2002, following charges of driving without a

Published: Sunday, May 26, 2024 12:00AM

Piñon Post

by: Renato Costa

New Mexico See where NM ranks among states for military retirees

According to a recent report by WalletHub, New Mexico is ranked at the bottom of the list for military retirees. The personal finance website released its 2024 rankings just ahead of Military Appreciation Month and Memorial Day, analyzing how friendly each state is to veterans looking to transition to civilian

Published: Sunday, May 26, 2024 12:00AM

Roswell Daily Record

by: By Alex Ross Roswell Daily Record

Legislative, county candidates address the Chaves County Federated Republican Women

Eight Republicans locked in contested primary races for seats in the New Mexico Legislature and on the Chaves County Board of Commissioners recently addressed a local …

Published: Sunday, May 26, 2024 12:00AM

KOAT Action News

by: Alyssa Munoz

Safety tips for Memorial Day weekend

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Memorial Day weekend is a great time to spend with family and friends but it's also a time to keep some safety tips in mind.Saturday was ruled as a red flag day statewide, meaning fires can start with something as simple as a cigarette or charcoal briquets

Published: Sunday, May 26, 2024 12:18AM

Roswell Daily Record

by: Daily Record staff

Week Ahead, May 26

Monday, May 27

Published: Sunday, May 26, 2024 12:00AM

Roswell Daily Record

by: Submitted Photo

Republican women give out scholarships

Chaves County Federated Republican Women awarded two scholarships in the amount of $1,000 each to Gateway Christian School graduating seniors Dallye Burge and Elizabet…

Published: Sunday, May 26, 2024 12:00AM

Roswell Daily Record

by: Terri Harber Photo

Picturing the Day-Goddard High graduation

This brand-new Goddard High School graduate is shown celebrating his achievement, diploma in hand, immediately after he made his way off the commencement stage on Frid…

Published: Sunday, May 26, 2024 12:00AM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Gabrielle Porter gporter@sfnewmexican.com

New Mexico families struggle to find affordable, quality memory care

State leaders say 10% of long-term care facilities have closed since 2020; they're trying to find out what's driving the trend.

Published: Saturday, May 25, 2024 11:45PM

Updated: Monday, May 27, 2024 05:55PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Gabrielle Porter and Carina Julig gporter@sfnewmexican.com cjulig@sfnewmexican.com

Shopping for a memory care facility? Take the long tour

A lawyer who specializes in suing over neglect and abuse and a former patient care director offer tips.

Published: Saturday, May 25, 2024 11:30PM

Updated: Saturday, May 25, 2024 06:18PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Gabrielle Porter gporter@sfnewmexican.com

Building a network of support for in-home care

The state aims to to shore up services that allow aging people in New Mexico to remain in their homes for as long as possible.

Published: Saturday, May 25, 2024 11:30PM

Updated: Sunday, May 26, 2024 05:55PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Daniel J. Chacón dchacon@sfnewmexican.com

Longtime research director sets eyes on retirement after navigating 'difficult waters' at Roundhouse

Raúl Burciaga is only the fourth Legislative Council Service director since the drafting and legal research agency was created in 1951.

Published: Saturday, May 25, 2024 11:15PM

Updated: Saturday, May 25, 2024 06:17PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Carina Julig cjulig@sfnewmexican.com

City water rates could hike with $100 million in infrastructure projects in the pipeline

The budgeted upgrades do not include work being done on the city's troubled Paseo Real wastewater treatment plant.

Published: Saturday, May 25, 2024 11:15PM

Updated: Monday, May 27, 2024 04:40PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Margaret O’Hara Mohara@Sfnewmexican.com

Students, volunteers prepare for pollinator garden at Alto Park

Organizers harnessed a "perfect storm" of caring volunteers, parks personnel and students to create a new feature for the park.

Published: Saturday, May 25, 2024 11:15PM

Updated: Sunday, May 26, 2024 05:56PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Maya Hilty mhilty@sfnewmexican.com

Santa Fe County aims to expand health initiatives

A new county health plan calls for increased support for residents’ basic needs, including housing, among other actions.

Published: Saturday, May 25, 2024 11:15PM

Updated: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 04:08AM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Maya Hilty mhilty@sfnewmexican.com

Indios Fire continues to grow

Forest Service officials plan to manage the fire with the intent of “letting fire play its natural role on the landscape.”

Published: Saturday, May 25, 2024 10:45PM

Updated: Saturday, May 25, 2024 06:17PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Trip Jennings New Mexico In Depth

Ivey-Soto campaign mail featured photo that includes one of his accusers

Miranda Viscoli is one of several women who alleged unwanted behavior by Ivey-Soto to a special counsel hired by state lawmakers.

Published: Saturday, May 25, 2024 11:00PM

Updated: Saturday, May 25, 2024 06:12PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Susan Montoya Bryan The Associated Press

Tribes say their future is at stake as they push for Congress to consider Colorado River settlement

The Navajos have one of the largest claims in the Colorado River basin; officials say the needs exceed the proposed price tag of $5 billion.

Published: Saturday, May 25, 2024 10:45PM

Updated: Saturday, May 25, 2024 06:12PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Maya Hilty mhilty@sfnewmexican.com

Police investigate south side shooting

A man in his late 50s was shot in a residential area of south Santa Fe Saturday afternoon.

Published: Saturday, May 25, 2024 11:00PM

Updated: Saturday, May 25, 2024 06:12PM

Albuquerque Journal

by: Matthew Reisen / Journal Staff Writer

Double murderer escapes from Bernalillo County juvenile jail

A young man who recently pleaded guilty to murdering two women escaped the Bernalillo County juvenile jail Saturday afternoon.

Published: Saturday, May 25, 2024 09:48PM

Updated: Sunday, May 26, 2024 03:55PM

KOAT Action News

by: Julian Paras

Evacuation orders continue to come out as Blue 2 Fire grows

RUIDOSO, N.M. — With the Blue 2 fire constantly growing, some in the community have been getting frustrated with how the fire is being handled. Those fighting this blaze say it's taking a toll on them too."We don't want the community to be angry with us. We live in this

Published: Saturday, May 25, 2024 08:49PM

Wildlife try to flee from Blue 2 Fire near Ruidoso

LINCOLN COUNTY, N.M. — Evacuations continue to expand as the Blue 2 Fire grows north of Ruidoso. Not only are people trying to get out of the wildfire area, wildlife are also fleeing. Advertisement The Lincoln County Sheriff's Office was on patrol in the Blue 2 Fire area and captured

Published: Saturday, May 25, 2024 09:18PM

Strong winds and smoke to impact New Mexico

Multiple wildfires continue to burn in New Mexico and many are seeing smoke from the wildfires. Due to strong winds on Saturday, areas near those wildfires, including the Blue 2 Fire, could see smoke. Advertisement Those who experience smoke should use the 5-3-1 method to stay safe. The New Mexico

Published: Saturday, May 25, 2024 09:21PM

Roswell Daily Record

by: Submitted Photo

Daisy Award recipients

Johnathan Sparks, a recent Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell (ENMU-R) graduate, left, and Kathy Brooks, center (MSN, RN), have been honored with the prestigious Da…

Published: Saturday, May 25, 2024 06:40PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: Jim Weber/The New Mexican

Flags to honor the fallen but never forgotten

Mila Schmidt, 5, pauses to look at some of the headstones as her family and other volunteers place flags Saturday at the foot of Santa Fe National Cemetery graves in honor of the upcoming Memorial Day holiday. Families, veterans and scouts descended on the cemetery to place a flag on

Published: Saturday, May 25, 2024 05:51PM

Updated: Sunday, May 26, 2024 08:34AM

The Taos News

by: Liam Easley

Red River Memorial Day Weekend off to slower start a year after deadly shootout

Updated May 26 at noon

Published: Saturday, May 25, 2024 05:18PM

Updated: Monday, May 27, 2024 09:28AM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Jake Coyle The Associated Press

Sean Baker's 'Anora' wins Palme d'Or, the Cannes Film Festival's top honor

Coralie Fargeat’s body horror film “The Substance,” starring Demi Moore as a Hollywood star who goes to gory extremes to remain youthful, won best screenplay Saturday.

Published: Saturday, May 25, 2024 02:36PM

Updated: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 03:27AM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Kim Shanahan

St. Catherine property is a gem, decaying day by day

Property developers who lead with hearts instead of heads don’t last, which is why Ed Romero, longtime executive director of the Santa Fe Civic Housing Authority, has …

Published: Saturday, May 25, 2024 01:42PM

Tierra Amarilla Man Faces Charges for Trafficking Controlled Substances

By Jennifer Garcia

Published: Saturday, May 25, 2024 12:24PM

Updated: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 08:03PM

Gallup Sun

by: gallupsun

Record spring heat sends over 50 New Mexicans to ERs with heat-related illnesses

Record spring heat sends over 50 New Mexicans to ERs with heat-related illnesses Saturday, 25 May 2024 09:58 gallupsun Since April 1 there have been at least 51 heat-related visits to emergency departments across New Mexico. As temperatures are expected to climb to the mid to upper 90s in Roswell

Published: Saturday, May 25, 2024 09:58AM

Gallup Sun

by: gallupsun

Record spring heat sends over 50 New Mexicans to ERs with heat-related illnesses

Record spring heat sends over 50 New Mexicans to ERs with heat-related illnesses Saturday, 25 May 2024 09:58 gallupsun Since April 1 there have been at least 51 heat-related visits to emergency departments across New Mexico. As temperatures are expected to climb to the mid to upper 90s in Roswell

Published: Saturday, May 25, 2024 09:58AM

New Mexico Sun

by: New Mexico Sun

Santa Fe County seeks applicants for Behavioral Health Leadership Council

Santa Fe County is currently accepting applications for service on its Behavioral Health Leadership Council. The Council will serve as an advisory body, providing recommendations to the Community Services Department and the larger community in developing a comprehensive system of behavioral health services to better meet the needs of Santa

Published: Saturday, May 25, 2024 12:00AM

Gallup Sun

by: gallupsun

Record spring heat sends over 50 New Mexicans to ERs with heat-related illnesses

Record spring heat sends over 50 New Mexicans to ERs with heat-related illnesses Saturday, 25 May 2024 09:58 gallupsun Since April 1 there have been at least 51 heat-related visits to emergency departments across New Mexico. As temperatures are expected to climb to the mid to upper 90s in Roswell

Published: Saturday, May 25, 2024 09:58AM

Carlsbad Current Argus

by: Adrian Hedden

Carlsbad High School celebrates 2024 graduation

The graduating class of 2024 at Carlsbad High School got their diplomas and celebrate their accomplishments at Ralph Bowyer Stadium.

Published: Saturday, May 25, 2024 12:00AM

Roswell Daily Record

by: By Alex Ross Roswell Daily Record

Ezzell, Hamill face off in Senate District 32

Republican voters in Senate District 32 will decide whether to elect Chad Hamill of Hagerman or Candy Ezzell of Roswell in the June 4 primary.

Published: Saturday, May 25, 2024 08:14AM

Gallup Sun

by: gallupsun

Record spring heat sends over 50 New Mexicans to ERs with heat-related illnesses

Record spring heat sends over 50 New Mexicans to ERs with heat-related illnesses Saturday, 25 May 2024 09:58 gallupsun Since April 1 there have been at least 51 heat-related visits to emergency departments across New Mexico. As temperatures are expected to climb to the mid to upper 90s in Roswell

Published: Saturday, May 25, 2024 09:58AM

Carlsbad Current Argus

by: Mike SmithCarlsbad Current-Argus

Eddy County Republicans lead early voting in Primary Election

Eddy County Republicans led Democrats and Libertarians in early and absentee voting Friday for the June 4 primary election. Early voting ends June 1.

Published: Saturday, May 25, 2024 12:00AM

Gallup Sun

by: gallupsun

Record spring heat sends over 50 New Mexicans to ERs with heat-related illnesses

Record spring heat sends over 50 New Mexicans to ERs with heat-related illnesses Saturday, 25 May 2024 09:58 gallupsun Since April 1 there have been at least 51 heat-related visits to emergency departments across New Mexico. As temperatures are expected to climb to the mid to upper 90s in Roswell

Published: Saturday, May 25, 2024 09:58AM

Gallup Sun

by: gallupsun

Record spring heat sends over 50 New Mexicans to ERs with heat-related illnesses

Record spring heat sends over 50 New Mexicans to ERs with heat-related illnesses Saturday, 25 May 2024 09:58 gallupsun Since April 1 there have been at least 51 heat-related visits to emergency departments across New Mexico. As temperatures are expected to climb to the mid to upper 90s in Roswell

Published: Saturday, May 25, 2024 09:58AM

Gallup Sun

by: gallupsun

Record spring heat sends over 50 New Mexicans to ERs with heat-related illnesses

Record spring heat sends over 50 New Mexicans to ERs with heat-related illnesses Saturday, 25 May 2024 09:58 gallupsun Since April 1 there have been at least 51 heat-related visits to emergency departments across New Mexico. As temperatures are expected to climb to the mid to upper 90s in Roswell

Published: Saturday, May 25, 2024 09:58AM

Gallup Sun

by: gallupsun

Record spring heat sends over 50 New Mexicans to ERs with heat-related illnesses

Record spring heat sends over 50 New Mexicans to ERs with heat-related illnesses Saturday, 25 May 2024 09:58 gallupsun Since April 1 there have been at least 51 heat-related visits to emergency departments across New Mexico. As temperatures are expected to climb to the mid to upper 90s in Roswell

Published: Saturday, May 25, 2024 09:58AM

CECHS Class of 2024 says good bye at graduation

Members of the Class of 2024 at Carlsbad Early College High School received diplomas during graduation exercises on May 24 at PR Leyva Auditorium.

Published: Saturday, May 25, 2024 12:00AM

Gallup Sun

by: gallupsun

Record spring heat sends over 50 New Mexicans to ERs with heat-related illnesses

Record spring heat sends over 50 New Mexicans to ERs with heat-related illnesses Saturday, 25 May 2024 09:58 gallupsun Since April 1 there have been at least 51 heat-related visits to emergency departments across New Mexico. As temperatures are expected to climb to the mid to upper 90s in Roswell

Published: Saturday, May 25, 2024 09:58AM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Phaedra Haywood phaywood@sfnewmexican.com

Judge rejects Baldwin's request for dismissal

Baldwin's team had argued a special prosecutor failed to present evidence to the grand jury that was favorable to the actor. Other motions to dismiss are pending.

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 11:15PM

Updated: Friday, May 24, 2024 06:05PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Carina Julig cjulig@sfnewmexican.com

YouthWorks' Social Justice Kitchen renovation to get boost from city grant funds

YouthWorks' Social Justice Kitchen gives young people the opportunity to receive culinary training and earn a paycheck.

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 11:30PM

Updated: Friday, May 24, 2024 06:03PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Maya Hilty mhilty@sfnewmexican.com

Former Santa Fe priest charged in child sex abuse case dies by suicide

Daniel Balizan, who served at Santa María de la Paz, was expected to plead guilty to enticement of a child in a federal case.

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 11:45PM

Updated: Friday, May 24, 2024 06:03PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Carina Julig cjulig@sfnewmexican.com

Bicentennial Pool opening delayed due to leak

The city is working to identify and repair a leak at the outdoor pool before it can open for the summer season.

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 10:45PM

Updated: Friday, May 24, 2024 06:01PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Gabrielle Porter gporter@sfnewmexican.com

Prominent Santa Fe archaeologist, museum leader helped shape groundbreaking Native remains laws

Duane Anderson, whose work helped usher in a new era of archaeological treatment of ancient burial grounds, died May 9.

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 11:00PM

Updated: Friday, May 24, 2024 06:00PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Nathan Brown nbrown@sfnewmexican.com

Indios Fire near Coyote grows as forecasters predict dry, windy weekend

A fire near Coyote continues to grow as wind and dry weather mean high wildfire risk statewide this Memorial Day weekend.

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 10:30PM

Updated: Saturday, May 25, 2024 09:04AM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Geoffrey Plant The Taos News

Rafters, irrigators capitalize on spring flows — while they last

All Rio Grande tributaries that flow through the Taos Valley are running less ferociously than last spring.

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 10:15PM

Updated: Friday, May 24, 2024 06:03PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Becky Bohrer and Rebecca Boone The Associated Press

Ranked-choice voting has challenged the status quo. Its popularity will be tested in November

Measures either to implement or ban ranked voting will be on the ballot in several states in November.

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 10:06PM

Updated: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 03:28AM

City Desk

by: Associated Press

New Mexico officials warn of health effects from rising temperatures

Temperatures are expected to remain in the 90s over the next week

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 10:23PM

City Desk

by: Elise Kaplan

APD is in full compliance with the police reform effort. Does this mean no more excessive force?

Advocates, investigators still point to troubling cases

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 09:46PM

Updated: Monday, May 27, 2024 05:49PM

City Desk

by: Source NM

New Mexico to receive $18.9M in federal money for ‘forever chemical’ detection

Federal grant is authorized in two-year chunks

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 05:31PM

Updated: Friday, May 24, 2024 05:32PM

City Desk

by: Rodd Cayton

Elder bids farewell to Albuquerque Public Schools

Superintendent leaving after 33 years with district

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 08:04PM

Updated: Friday, May 24, 2024 09:22PM

City Desk

by: City Desk staff report

State Ethics Commission files lawsuit against The New Mexico Project

Action made to force campaign disclosure requirements

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 09:28PM

City Desk

by: Damon Scott

Downtown businesses want to be looped in; city says it will oblige

New communication strategy to be used soon

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 08:37PM

City Desk

by: Associated Press

Memorial Day travelers cope with higher prices in rush to kick off summer fun

This Memorial Day weekend is expected to be the busiest in 20 years

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 04:19PM

Las Cruces Sun

by: Jason GrovesLas Cruces Sun-News

One dead in shooting near Gadsden High School

Gadsden High School was placed on lockdown as a result of a shooting Friday.

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 03:24PM

Updated: Friday, May 24, 2024 03:25PM

Rio Grande Sun

by: By Jennifer Garcia jgarcia@riograndesun.com Managing Editor

City Will Disband Homeless Encampment by June 1

A week after a townhall meeting at the Española Senior Center, during which city officials to include Mayor John Ramon Vigil, City Manager Eric Lujan and City Councilor Peggy Sue Martinez heard residents’ concerns about the homeless issues in Española, they decided to disband the encampment …

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 03:48PM

Updated: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 08:03PM

Artesia Daily Press

by: Rebecca Hauschild

Council approves HF Sinclair/Navajo installation of community benzene monitors

The Artesia City Council approved the installation of six community benzene monitors around the city as part of a voluntary settlement between HF Sinclair/Navajo Refining Co., the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the New Mexico Environment Department.

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 12:15PM

Artesia Daily Press

by: Rebecca Hauschild

Council approves HF Sinclair/Navajo installation of community benzene monitors

The Artesia City Council approved the installation of six community benzene monitors around the city as part of a voluntary settlement between HF Sinclair/Navajo Refining Co., the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the New Mexico Environment Department.

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 12:15PM

Artesia Daily Press

by: Brienne Green

A scouting report for long life from a lifelong sports editor

With Graduation Week upon Artesia, the City of Champions is preparing to send its newest recruiting class out into the world. And while I refuse to consider myself eld enough to be amongst their elders, I do have a brief scouting report I'd like to pass along.

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 12:23PM

Artesia Daily Press

by: Rebecca Hauschild

Council approves HF Sinclair/Navajo installation of community benzene monitors

The Artesia City Council approved the installation of six community benzene monitors around the city as part of a voluntary settlement between HF Sinclair/Navajo Refining Co., the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the New Mexico Environment Department.

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 12:15PM

The Taos News

by: Staff report

Smart parking meters arrive in Taos

Locals and visitors alike will soon pay for parking in all municipal parking spots and lots in downtown Taos, bringing an end to an era in whi…

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 02:33PM

Updated: Friday, May 24, 2024 04:54PM

Artesia Daily Press

by: Brienne Green

A scouting report for long life from a lifelong sports editor

With Graduation Week upon Artesia, the City of Champions is preparing to send its newest recruiting class out into the world. And while I refuse to consider myself eld enough to be amongst their elders, I do have a brief scouting report I'd like to pass along.

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 12:23PM

Artesia Daily Press

by: Brienne Green

A scouting report for long life from a lifelong sports editor

With Graduation Week upon Artesia, the City of Champions is preparing to send its newest recruiting class out into the world. And while I refuse to consider myself eld enough to be amongst their elders, I do have a brief scouting report I'd like to pass along.

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 12:23PM

Artesia Daily Press

by: Rebecca Hauschild

Council approves HF Sinclair/Navajo installation of community benzene monitors

The Artesia City Council approved the installation of six community benzene monitors around the city as part of a voluntary settlement between HF Sinclair/Navajo Refining Co., the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the New Mexico Environment Department.

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 12:15PM

Artesia Daily Press

by: Brienne Green

A scouting report for long life from a lifelong sports editor

With Graduation Week upon Artesia, the City of Champions is preparing to send its newest recruiting class out into the world. And while I refuse to consider myself eld enough to be amongst their elders, I do have a brief scouting report I'd like to pass along.

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 12:23PM

City Desk

by: Guest commentary

Commissioners: Input wanted on ordinance to prioritize county behavioral health funds

Ordinance would provide priorities, transparency in how vital funds are spent

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 01:24PM

Updated: Friday, May 24, 2024 02:25PM

Rio Grande Sun

by: By Wheeler Cowperthwaite Special to the SUN

Man Charged With Beating Claims He’s ‘All Pedo’

A 60-year-old Ojo Caliente man, accused of beating his girlfriend so badly on March 26 that a deputy found a trailer covered in her blood, pleaded not guilty to charges from the incident during a hearing on Friday.

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 12:19PM

Updated: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 08:03PM

Las Cruces Sun

by: Jason GrovesLas Cruces Sun-News

Incumbent District Attorney Gerald Byers seeks second term amid crowded Primary Election field

Gerald Byers seeks his second term in 2024, but he has four challengers this time around, including three fellow Democrats for June's Primary.

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 04:58AM

Roswell Daily Record

by: By Jim Hilley Roswell Daily Record

Memorial Day service set for Monday

A Memorial Day service will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, at Memorial Lawn Memorial Cemetery, 2605 E. 19th St., American Legion Post No. 61 First Vice Commander Don Weld …

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 12:00AM

U.S. Marshals arrest 2008 murder suspect who fled to Mexico

Oswaldo Corral, 45, was wanted on two separate warrants for violent crimes in 2008, including first-degree murder.

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 12:00AM

Artesia Daily Press

by: Brienne Green

Artesia celebrates Class of 2024

Balloons, flowers and air horns in hand, the community of Artesia descended upon Bulldog Bowl Thursday to celebrate the commencement of the Artesia High School Class of 2024.

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 11:13AM

Artesia Daily Press

by: Brienne Green

Artesia celebrates Class of 2024

Balloons, flowers and air horns in hand, the community of Artesia descended upon Bulldog Bowl Thursday to celebrate the commencement of the Artesia High School Class of 2024.

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 11:13AM

Roswell Daily Record

by: By Terri Harber Roswell Daily Record

Roswell named as host of 2025 National Championship Air Races

It’s official! Roswell will be the host of the 2025 National Championship Air Races and Air Show.

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 12:00AM

Artesia Daily Press

by: Brienne Green

Artesia celebrates Class of 2024

Balloons, flowers and air horns in hand, the community of Artesia descended upon Bulldog Bowl Thursday to celebrate the commencement of the Artesia High School Class of 2024.

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 11:13AM

Las Cruces Sun

by: Jessica Onsurez

New Mexico Lottery Powerball, Pick 3 Day results for May 22, 2024

Check your tickets for New Mexico daily lottery draw games here.

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 08:04AM

Updated: Friday, May 24, 2024 08:05AM

Artesia Daily Press

by: Brienne Green

Artesia celebrates Class of 2024

Balloons, flowers and air horns in hand, the community of Artesia descended upon Bulldog Bowl Thursday to celebrate the commencement of the Artesia High School Class of 2024.

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 11:13AM

Roswell Daily Record

by: By Jim Hilley Roswell Daily Record

Dunes sagebrush lizard listed as endangered

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) announced in a May 17 press release that the agency is listing the dunes sagebrush lizard as an endangered species under the…

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 12:00AM

The Taos News

by: Matthew Narvaiz, The New Mexican

Red River revs for Memorial Day weekend year after shootout

RED RIVER — Rudy Romero and John Ortega rolled a corn roaster down a trailer ramp earlier this week into Brandenburg Park in this small mounta…

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 10:15AM

Updated: Friday, May 24, 2024 10:27AM

Las Vegas Optic

by: Las Vegas Optic reports

FOUND WIRE replaces wildfire effects at Gallery 140

The Las Vegas Arts Council will be presenting an exhibition on the theme of “FOUND WIRE in the landscape” curated by Martha Sammy, to open May 31 at Gallery 140 on Bridge Street.

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 12:00AM

Roswell Daily Record

by: Terri Harber Photo

Picturing the Day—Rest and Relaxation at RHS

Some Roswell High School students are shown taking a much-needed break in the gym on a very hot Monday afternoon. Today, Friday, is the last day of school for students…

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 12:00AM

Piñon Post

by: Renato Costa

New Mexico Vasquez refuses to join vast bipartisan majority against illegal voting

In a major move, the House of Representatives has passed bipartisan legislation to overturn a progressive immigration policy that allows illegal aliens to vote in local elections in Washington, D.C. This legislation garnered widespread support, with over fifty Democrats joining Republicans to endorse the measure. It passed 262 to 143.

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 12:00AM

Las Cruces Sun

by: Megan Myscofski

Climate change might prompt more mosquitoes to move into New Mexico

LANL Scientist Andrew Bartlow worked with a team to make two projections for several different mosquito species: one that reflects minimal damage to the environment from climate change, and another that shows major changes.

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 04:56AM

Artesia Daily Press

by: Brienne Green

Artesia celebrates Class of 2024

Balloons, flowers and air horns in hand, the community of Artesia descended upon Bulldog Bowl Thursday to celebrate the commencement of the Artesia High School Class of 2024.

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 11:13AM

Seven Hours in May: Interim Budget Brings No Salary Increase for County Employees

The Independent News The hometown news source for the East Mountains, Edgewood and Estancia valley. This time last year, the Torrance County Commission held an eleven-and-a-half-hour session addressing the county’s interim budget and the use of ARPA funding before a feared clawback of federal funds. This year’s interim budget session

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 12:00AM

Updated: Thursday, May 23, 2024 12:00AM

Edgewood Nears Completion of First Major Road Project

The Independent News The hometown news source for the East Mountains, Edgewood and Estancia valley. Repaving and upgrading the town’s rural roads has been a major project for Edgewood. Since the town’s incorporation as a municipality in 1999, residents and town officials have said repaving the roads is a top

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 12:00AM

Updated: Thursday, May 23, 2024 12:00AM

Heinrich Asks For Funding to Increase Border Security in FY25

The Independent News The hometown news source for the East Mountains, Edgewood and Estancia valley. U.S. Sen. Martin Heinrich is urging members of Congress to increase funding to combat the flow of illegal drugs and weapons at the U.S. border. In a May 9 letter to the Senate Committee on

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 12:00AM

Updated: Thursday, May 23, 2024 12:00AM

NMDOT Proposes to Demolish Carnuel Bridge

The Independent News The hometown news source for the East Mountains, Edgewood and Estancia valley. The Carnuel community refuses to silence their concerns about the New Mexico Department of Transportation’s (NMDOT) proposal to remove the westbound off-ramp bridge at I-40 exit 170, also known as the Carnuel exit. The NMDOT

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 12:00AM

Updated: Thursday, May 23, 2024 12:00AM

Edgewood Independent

by: Tierna Unruh-Enos

AG Announces Legislative Priorities for Upcoming Special Session

The Independent News The hometown news source for the East Mountains, Edgewood and Estancia valley. This content originally appeared at the NM Political Report, a non-profit news outlet covering state politics and news. It is republished here with permission as a part of our commitment to bring readers the best

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 12:00AM

Updated: Thursday, May 23, 2024 12:00AM

Edgewood Independent

by: Elizabeth McCall | The Independent

NMDOT Proposes to Demolish Carnuel Bridge

The Independent News The hometown news source for the East Mountains, Edgewood and Estancia valley. The Carnuel community refuses to silence their concerns about the New Mexico Department of Transportation’s (NMDOT) proposal to remove the westbound off-ramp bridge at I-40 exit 170, also known as the Carnuel exit. The NMDOT

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 12:00AM

Updated: Thursday, May 23, 2024 12:00AM

Edgewood Independent

by: The Independent staff

Edgewood Nears Completion of First Major Road Project

The Independent News The hometown news source for the East Mountains, Edgewood and Estancia valley. Repaving and upgrading the town’s rural roads has been a major project for Edgewood. Since the town’s incorporation as a municipality in 1999, residents and town officials have said repaving the roads is a top

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 12:00AM

Updated: Thursday, May 23, 2024 12:00AM

New Mexico Sun

by: New Mexico Sun

Polly’s Run fundraiser celebrates 15 years

Polly’s Run, the annual New Mexico fundraising event for pancreatic cancer, is celebrating their 15th Anniversary this year. They announced the special event in a press release.

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 12:00AM

Source New Mexico

by: Shauneen Miranda

Congress, campaigns engage in tug-of-war over gas prices as summer travel begins

WASHINGTON — As Democrats continue to ramp up their push against the oil industry, Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer and others on Thursday called out big oil companies and their executives for high gas prices heading into the heavily traveled Memorial Day weekend. Republicans in turn have blamed President Joe

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 12:00AM

New Mexico Sun

by: Donna Rolando

First-place Bernalillo County Pistol Team Member: 'We wanted to show everyone what we could do'

Sometimes the road less traveled is where the magic happens. That was the experience of Bernalillo County boys and girls who ventured beyond the typical team sports like baseball to take aim at a different type of competition: pistol shooting and came away winners in more ways than one.

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 12:00AM

‘It’s About the Kids’

The Independent News The hometown news source for the East Mountains, Edgewood and Estancia valley. After serving his community for almost 13 years, Milton Harbert is retiring from his role as an agriculture teacher and Future Farmers of America (FFA) advisor for the Estancia Municipal School District (EMSD). Harbert began

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 12:00AM

Source New Mexico

by: Marjorie Childress, New Mexico In Depth

State Ethics Commission sues Jeff Apodaca’s dark money operation

The State Ethics Commission on Friday sued a dark money group and its president, Jeff Apodaca, to force disclosure of the sources behind the money paying for political advertising in support of legislative candidates running in the June 4 primary election. The New Mexico Project registered as a domestic nonprofit

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 12:00AM

Source New Mexico

by: Patrick Lohmann

Two NM wildfires exceed 1,000 acres, as forecasters warn of increased risk Memorial Day Weekend

Two wildfires in remote areas of New Mexico grew significantly in the last 24 hours, and dry, windy conditions across the state aren’t expected to let up anytime soon, according to the latest forecasts. The Blue 2 Fire about 10 miles northwest of Ruidoso was less than 50 acres yesterday

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 12:00AM

Source New Mexico

by: Ariana Figueroa

Bipartisan border bill loses support, fails procedural vote in U.S. Senate

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Senate failed Thursday to advance a border security bill as both parties seek to hone their messages on immigration policy in the runup to November’s elections. The Senate bill failed to advance on a 43-50 procedural vote. The chamber already rejected the measure as part of

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 12:00AM

Source New Mexico

by: Ashley Murray

As Memorial Day arrives, bill unveiled in Congress to assist Purple Heart recipients

WASHINGTON — When a Purple Heart recipient named Pat reached out to U.S. Sen. Patty Murray in November to inform her that he couldn’t transfer his GI bill benefits to his children, he wasn’t expecting congressional action to solve the problem. He simply just wanted to let the Washington state

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 12:00AM

Source New Mexico

by: Patrick Lohmann

Two NM wildfires exceed 1,000 acres, as forecasters warn of increased risk Memorial Day Weekend

Two wildfires in remote areas of New Mexico grew significantly in the last 24 hours, and dry, windy conditions across the state aren’t expected to let up anytime soon, according to the latest forecasts. The Blue 2 Fire about 10 miles northwest of Ruidoso was less than 50 acres yesterday

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 12:00AM

Source New Mexico

by: Ashley Murray

As Memorial Day arrives, bill unveiled in Congress to assist Purple Heart recipients

WASHINGTON — When a Purple Heart recipient named Pat reached out to U.S. Sen. Patty Murray in November to inform her that he couldn’t transfer his GI bill benefits to his children, he wasn’t expecting congressional action to solve the problem. He simply just wanted to let the Washington state

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 12:00AM

Source New Mexico

by: Shauneen Miranda

Congress, campaigns engage in tug-of-war over gas prices as summer travel begins

WASHINGTON — As Democrats continue to ramp up their push against the oil industry, Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer and others on Thursday called out big oil companies and their executives for high gas prices heading into the heavily traveled Memorial Day weekend. Republicans in turn have blamed President Joe

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 12:00AM

Source New Mexico

by: Ashley Murray

As Memorial Day arrives, bill unveiled in Congress to assist Purple Heart recipients

WASHINGTON — When a Purple Heart recipient named Pat reached out to U.S. Sen. Patty Murray in November to inform her that he couldn’t transfer his GI bill benefits to his children, he wasn’t expecting congressional action to solve the problem. He simply just wanted to let the Washington state

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 12:00AM

Source New Mexico

by: Danielle Prokop

New Mexico to receive $18.9M in federal money for ‘forever chemical’ detection

Big check energy at the Roundhouse. National and state environmental officials celebrated a $18.9 million federal grant for most of New Mexico’s water systems to use over the next two years to detect “forever chemicals,” in the state’s drinking water. State officials say they hope to pull down a total

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 12:00AM

Source New Mexico

by: Patrick Lohmann

Two NM wildfires exceed 1,000 acres, as forecasters warn of increased risk Memorial Day Weekend

Two wildfires in remote areas of New Mexico grew significantly in the last 24 hours, and dry, windy conditions across the state aren’t expected to let up anytime soon, according to the latest forecasts. The Blue 2 Fire about 10 miles northwest of Ruidoso was less than 50 acres yesterday

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 12:00AM

Source New Mexico

by: Danielle Prokop

New Mexico to receive $18.9M in federal money for ‘forever chemical’ detection

Big check energy at the Roundhouse. National and state environmental officials celebrated a $18.9 million federal grant for most of New Mexico’s water systems to use over the next two years to detect “forever chemicals,” in the state’s drinking water. State officials say they hope to pull down a total

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 12:00AM

Source New Mexico

by: Marjorie Childress, New Mexico In Depth

State Ethics Commission sues Jeff Apodaca’s dark money operation

The State Ethics Commission on Friday sued a dark money group and its president, Jeff Apodaca, to force disclosure of the sources behind the money paying for political advertising in support of legislative candidates running in the June 4 primary election. The New Mexico Project registered as a domestic nonprofit

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 12:00AM

Source New Mexico

by: Ariana Figueroa

Bipartisan border bill loses support, fails procedural vote in U.S. Senate

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Senate failed Thursday to advance a border security bill as both parties seek to hone their messages on immigration policy in the runup to November’s elections. The Senate bill failed to advance on a 43-50 procedural vote. The chamber already rejected the measure as part of

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 12:00AM

Source New Mexico

by: Ariana Figueroa

Bipartisan border bill loses support, fails procedural vote in U.S. Senate

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Senate failed Thursday to advance a border security bill as both parties seek to hone their messages on immigration policy in the runup to November’s elections. The Senate bill failed to advance on a 43-50 procedural vote. The chamber already rejected the measure as part of

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 12:00AM

Carlsbad Current Argus

by: Juan CorralAlamogordo Daily News

Blue 2 wildfire forces evacuations in Lincoln County

New Mexico Lincoln National Forest prepares for a hot Memorial weekend amidst two fires that seem to have no end in sight. Read more here:

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 12:00AM

Source New Mexico

by: Ariana Figueroa

Bipartisan border bill loses support, fails procedural vote in U.S. Senate

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Senate failed Thursday to advance a border security bill as both parties seek to hone their messages on immigration policy in the runup to November’s elections. The Senate bill failed to advance on a 43-50 procedural vote. The chamber already rejected the measure as part of

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 12:00AM

Carlsbad Current Argus

by: Megan Myscofski

Climate change might prompt more mosquitoes to move into New Mexico

LANL Scientist Andrew Bartlow worked with a team to make two projections for several different mosquito species: one that reflects minimal damage to the environment from climate change, and another that shows major changes.

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 12:00AM

Carlsbad Current Argus

by: Mike SmithCarlsbad Current-Argus

Your guide to the 2024 Primary Election in Eddy County

Early voting for the 2024 New Mexico primary elections ends June 1. Election Day is June 4 at various locations in Eddy County.

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 12:00AM

Source New Mexico

by: Marjorie Childress, New Mexico In Depth

State Ethics Commission sues Jeff Apodaca’s dark money operation

The State Ethics Commission on Friday sued a dark money group and its president, Jeff Apodaca, to force disclosure of the sources behind the money paying for political advertising in support of legislative candidates running in the June 4 primary election. The New Mexico Project registered as a domestic nonprofit

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 12:00AM

Source New Mexico

by: Shauneen Miranda

Congress, campaigns engage in tug-of-war over gas prices as summer travel begins

WASHINGTON — As Democrats continue to ramp up their push against the oil industry, Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer and others on Thursday called out big oil companies and their executives for high gas prices heading into the heavily traveled Memorial Day weekend. Republicans in turn have blamed President Joe

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 12:00AM

Carlsbad banks on continued growth in oil and gas gross receipt taxes

Earlier this month, governing bodies for the City of Carlsbad and Eddy County passed interim budgets for 2025 with forecasts of increased revenue.

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 12:00AM

New Mexico Sun

by: New Mexico Sun

UNM’s ASME student chapter wins national award for drone project

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 12:00AM

Source New Mexico

by: Patrick Lohmann

Two NM wildfires exceed 1,000 acres, as forecasters warn of increased risk Memorial Day Weekend

Two wildfires in remote areas of New Mexico grew significantly in the last 24 hours, and dry, windy conditions across the state aren’t expected to let up anytime soon, according to the latest forecasts. The Blue 2 Fire about 10 miles northwest of Ruidoso was less than 50 acres yesterday

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 12:00AM

Source New Mexico

by: Danielle Prokop

New Mexico to receive $18.9M in federal money for ‘forever chemical’ detection

Big check energy at the Roundhouse. National and state environmental officials celebrated a $18.9 million federal grant for most of New Mexico’s water systems to use over the next two years to detect “forever chemicals,” in the state’s drinking water. State officials say they hope to pull down a total

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 12:00AM

Source New Mexico

by: Shauneen Miranda

Congress, campaigns engage in tug-of-war over gas prices as summer travel begins

WASHINGTON — As Democrats continue to ramp up their push against the oil industry, Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer and others on Thursday called out big oil companies and their executives for high gas prices heading into the heavily traveled Memorial Day weekend. Republicans in turn have blamed President Joe

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 12:00AM

Source New Mexico

by: Ashley Murray

As Memorial Day arrives, bill unveiled in Congress to assist Purple Heart recipients

WASHINGTON — When a Purple Heart recipient named Pat reached out to U.S. Sen. Patty Murray in November to inform her that he couldn’t transfer his GI bill benefits to his children, he wasn’t expecting congressional action to solve the problem. He simply just wanted to let the Washington state

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 12:00AM

Roosevelt Review

by: Quaylene Parkey

2024 International Boating and Water Safety Summit hailed a success with New Mexico State Parks leading the way

More than 200 people from nine countries attended the Albuquerque event sponsored by the National... Read More

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 12:00AM

Source New Mexico

by: Marjorie Childress, New Mexico In Depth

State Ethics Commission sues Jeff Apodaca’s dark money operation

The State Ethics Commission on Friday sued a dark money group and its president, Jeff Apodaca, to force disclosure of the sources behind the money paying for political advertising in support of legislative candidates running in the June 4 primary election. The New Mexico Project registered as a domestic nonprofit

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 12:00AM

Five liberal candidates relying on same strategist

Published: Thursday, May 23, 2024 10:45PM

Updated: Friday, May 24, 2024 11:12AM

Source New Mexico

by: Danielle Prokop

New Mexico to receive $18.9M in federal money for ‘forever chemical’ detection

Big check energy at the Roundhouse. National and state environmental officials celebrated a $18.9 million federal grant for most of New Mexico’s water systems to use over the next two years to detect “forever chemicals,” in the state’s drinking water. State officials say they hope to pull down a total

Published: Friday, May 24, 2024 12:00AM

City Desk

by: Source NM

Members of the U.S. Senate face a vote on whether they support contraception access

Sixty votes will be needed for the bill to advance

Published: Thursday, May 23, 2024 04:00PM

City Desk

by: Associated Press

Navajo Nation approves proposed settlement to secure Colorado River water

Nearly a third of homes in the Navajo Nation don’t have running water

Published: Thursday, May 23, 2024 09:10PM

City Desk

by: Bethany Raja

Violence Intervention Program manager charged with battery

Angel Garcia had been with the program since 2020 and has since resigned

Published: Thursday, May 23, 2024 09:39PM

Updated: Thursday, May 23, 2024 10:43PM

City Desk

by: Rodd Cayton

Joe Craig, newly elected Los Ranchos mayor, dies

Mayor led fight against controversial apartment development

Published: Thursday, May 23, 2024 09:15PM

Updated: Thursday, May 23, 2024 10:47PM

Rio Grande Sun

by: By Wheeler Cowperthwaite Special to the SUN

Alleged Burglar’s Case Goes to District Court

A 46-year-old Hernandez man, shot by a homeowner after allegedly breaking into an El Llano house while fleeing from another incident at a neighboring property, has been bound over on charges related to the break-in.

Published: Thursday, May 23, 2024 12:17PM

Updated: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 08:03PM

Las Vegas Optic

by: Vanessa Maciel

Walt Borton brings wealth of experience to race for County Commission Ward 2 seat

Democrat Walt Borton has a long track record of political involvement and community service that spans several decades as well as several cities across the U.S.

Published: Thursday, May 23, 2024 12:00AM

Las Vegas Optic

by: Vanessa Maciel

Louanna Ortega hopes to retain her position as San Miguel County Clerk

Democrat Louanna G. Ortega has launched her first bid for public office as she campaigns to remain as San Miguel County clerk.

Published: Thursday, May 23, 2024 12:00AM

Las Cruces Sun

by: Justin Horwath

Senators throw support to embattled Ivey-Soto

The Democratic Party of New Mexico has stopped short of calling for Sen. Daniel Ivey-Soto to resign.

Published: Thursday, May 23, 2024 04:58AM

Las Cruces Sun

by: Jason GrovesLas Cruces Sun-News

Doña Ana County Sheriff’s Office warns of warrant scam

The Doña Ana County Sheriff’s Office is warning residents of a recent telephone scam that attempts to collect money for fake warrants.

Published: Thursday, May 23, 2024 04:54AM

Valencia County News

by: Posts by Julia M. Dendinger | News-Bulletin Assistant Editor

Belen Board of Education approves 2024-25 calendar

The department put through a proposed rule change last December for a 180-day calendar, the superintendent said, causing the district to suspend its calendar development process to wait and see what the final rules were. Read More

Published: Thursday, May 23, 2024 12:00AM

Carlsbad Current Argus

by: Justin Horwath

Senators throw support to embattled Ivey-Soto

The Democratic Party of New Mexico has stopped short of calling for Sen. Daniel Ivey-Soto to resign.

Published: Thursday, May 23, 2024 12:00AM

Piñon Post

by: Piñon Post

New Mexico The embarrassing truth about MLG’s so-called ‘zero-emission’ fire truck

Recent reports reveal that the celebrated “all-electric” or “zero emissions” fire trucks, being lauded from San Diego to Portland to Albuquerque, are not as environmentally friendly as advertised. Each of these new fire trucks, purchased with the assistance of federal funding, is equipped with a diesel engine to ensure functionality

Published: Thursday, May 23, 2024 12:00AM