684 Articles in New Mexico News
El Defensor Chieftain

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Catron County Sheriff's Blotter

May Sheriff’s Blotter

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:04PM

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: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:03PM

DA: State must fund facilities for treatment

By JUNO OGLE Daily Press Staff As New Mexico’s legislators convene in the Roundhouse today for the start of a special session called by the governor to address public safety issues, some in southwest New Mexico say that more treatment options for behavioral health and other issues should be the

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:05PM

Las Cruces Sun

by: Jessica Onsurez

New Mexico Lottery Pick 3 Day, Pick 3 Evening results for July 21, 2024

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 05:00AM

El Defensor Chieftain

by: Russell Huffman | Assistant Editor

Dinner and a Drive: A couple slices of Pie Town, New Mexico

Silver and gold miner Clyde Norman struck it rich in the mid-1920s, but it wasn't precious metals that put money in his pocket – it was pies made from dried apples.

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:04PM

El Defensor Chieftain

by: Jessica Carranza Pino | Editor

Socorro man sentenced to 273 years in prison

Kenneth Dunklee, 38, of Socorro was sentenced last week to 273 years in prison for sexual crimes against a child and incest. Read moreSocorro man sentenced to 273 years in prison

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:04PM

El Defensor Chieftain

by: Valencia County News-Bulletin

Magdalena community celebrates Memorial Day sprucing up cemetery

Through the efforts of several organizations, the Magdalena Community Cemetery was spruced up, just in time for Memorial Day flag replacements. On Memorial Day, while some were sleeping in on their day off, a small crew of friends and family …

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:05PM

Internet service on east side

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:05PM

Bayard Library to reopen, but without director

By JUNO OGLE Daily Press Staff The Bayard Public Library’s building has received a clean bill of health and will reopen once some work is completed, but the city is now looking for a new librarian after the former director abruptly quit during the City Council’s June 24 meeting. Meanwhile,

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:05PM

El Defensor Chieftain

by: Jessica Carranza Pino | Editor

Mural receives finishing touches

One local business owner believes Socorro has the potential to become a popular tourist destination. The drawing factor? Aliens. With the completion of the mural dedicated to Lonnie Zamora on his California Street storefront, Joe Torres hopes…

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:04PM

Farmington Daily Times

by: Steven Bortstein

D-BAT United hoping to make strong bid at Connie Mack World Series

FARMINGTON – As an amateur team playing baseball across North America, appearing in the Connie Mack World Series is an accomplishment in and of itself. Dallas-based D-BAT United, coached by Ryan Bonesio, is one of a handful of teams receiving an automatic bid to the Connie Mack World Series. That

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 12:00AM

Farmington Daily Times

by: Patrick Lohman

Sen. Martin Heinrich calls on Biden to drop out of race

New Mexico’s senior senator is calling on President Joe Biden to “pass the torch” to give Democrats a better chance of defeating former President Donald Trump in November. Sen. Martin Heinrich is the third Democratic U.S. senator to publicly call on Biden to step down, following Sens. Jon Tester of

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 12:00AM

El Defensor Chieftain

by: El Defensor Chieftain

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Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:04PM

El Defensor Chieftain

by: El Defensor Chieftain

Jail Log

May 22

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:04PM

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: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:04PM

Farmington Daily Times

by: By Bill Barrow

Biden wants to pass baton to Harris. Here’s how that might work

ATLANTA – With President Joe Biden ending his reelection bid and endorsing Vice President Kamala Harris, Democrats now must navigate a shift that is unprecedented this late in an election year. Democrats are set to hold their convention in Chicago on Aug. 19-22. What was supposed to be a coronation

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 12:00AM

Navajo Tech student recognized for developing ‘Kibble Balance’ machine

Cuba, New Mexico resident Jonathan Chinana has successfully developed an affordable weighing machine alongside professors and colleagues based on the National Institute of Standards and Technology at Navajo Technical University. The Kibble Balance is a device that measures mass and is designed to significantly lower costs associated with previous models,

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 12:00AM

Albuquerque Journal

by: Elizabeth Tucker / Journal Digital Producer

Albuquerque barbecue tour: Check out these 9 places, each with a different style

Barbecue comes in many regional flavors. Levels of sweetness, spiciness and smokiness vary based on the cuts of meat, sauces and rubs that have been perfected ove… Read moreAlbuquerque barbecue tour: Check out these 9 places, each with a different style

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 07:52AM

Updated: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:00PM

Preserving historic buildings

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:05PM

KOB 4

by: Mesha Begay

New Mexico leaders react to Biden dropping out of presidential race

New Mexico leaders reacted to President Biden dropping out of the 2024 presidential race on Sunday.

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 12:10AM

Updated: Monday, July 22, 2024 04:32AM

Boil water advisory for water system in Sandoval County

SANDOVAL COUNTY, N.M. — A boil water advisory has been confirmed for hundreds of users in Sandoval County. It was issued on Thursday, July 18.Your neighborhood: Local news from KOAT Action 7 News Advertisement The water system being impacted is the North Ranchos De Placitas Water and Sanitation District Water

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:07PM

Community Databank: On the Agenda

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:05PM

El Defensor Chieftain

by: Jessica Carranza Pino | Editor

Eagle Picher superfund site community meeting scheduled

An update on the Eagle Picher Carefree Battery superfund site is scheduled for 6 p.m. on July 18 at Socorro City Hall. The EPA, in cooperation with the New Mexico Environment Department, will update the community on the site’s soil and ground…

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:04PM

Farmington Daily Times

by: Steven Bortstein

Floodwaters once again halt horse racing at Ruidoso Downs

RUIDOSO – In what has become an all-too familiar theme of the 2024 racing season at Ruidoso Downs Racetrack and Casino, floodwaters poured over the area surrounding the facility, canceling races Saturday and Sunday. The track was forced to cancel the remaining five races on the Saturday program, including the

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 12:00AM

KOAT Action News

by: Julian Paras

What is Project 2025? And how does it affect New Mexico?

, N.M. — "This is not what the founding fathers had in mind for this country," Democratic Rep. Melanie Stansbury said, describing Project 2025.She sees it as a wolf in sheep's clothing — saying if Trump wins the presidential election, it could give his administration more power over the federal

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:07PM

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:08PM

El Defensor Chieftain

by: Valencia County News-Bulletin

RAKS merges with US LBM

RAKS Building Supply, a top provider of building products and manufactured components to professional builders and contractors throughout central New Mexico, including Socorro, announced on Tuesday, it had merged with US LBM, a leading distri…

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:04PM

Primary Election unofficial results

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:05PM

El Defensor Chieftain

by: Wanda Moeller | Publisher

Bhasker: Court should dismiss PRC fines against SEC

While the New Mexico Supreme Court ruled against Socorro Electric Cooperative (SEC) in its case against the Public Regulations Commission (PRC), Socorro Mayor Ravi Bhasker said he hopes the Supreme Court will drop the fines leveled against th…

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:04PM

Updated protocol after wrong inmates released in Bernalillo County

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — An investigation is underway after the wrong inmate was released. This is the second time it has happened this July.Related video above: Incorrect inmate released in Bernalillo County Advertisement The incorrect release happened at the Bernalillo County Metropolitan Detention Center on Wednesday, July 17. Jail staff contacted

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:07PM

Roosevelt Review

by: Quaylene Parkey

Railroad Crossing Closed

Roosevelt County received notice that BNSF will be closing the railroad crossing at US 60/84 and... Read More

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 12:00AM

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: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:03PM

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: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:03PM

Socorro Police Report

SHOPLIFTING – Leroy Gallegos, 34, of Socorro, was arrested for two counts each of an outstanding warrant, shoplifting and criminal trespass after an incident at W… Read moreSocorro Police Report

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:04PM

KOB 4

by: Mesha Begay

At least 200 homes destroyed by flooding since Ruidoso wildfires

At least 200 homes have been destroyed by flooding in Ruidoso, that's on top of the 1,588 structures destroyed in the wildfires.

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 04:34AM

Updated: Monday, July 22, 2024 04:37AM

El Defensor Chieftain

by: Russell Huffman | Assistant Editor

Tony Perille: Silver Creek Saddle Company's self-taught master saddle maker

Master saddle maker and leather craftsman Tony Perille is keeping the West alive one stitch at a time. The Pie Town saddle maker has become a true artist whose creations have a year-long waiting list.

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:04PM

El Defensor Chieftain

by: Russell Huffman | Assistant Editor

DINNER AND A DRIVE: The Eagle Guest Ranch is the heart of Datil, NM

The historic Eagle Guest Ranch is the heart of Datil, New Mexico, and its owners, Blaine and Jacquie Atwood, are famous for their steaks and home-style hospitality.

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:04PM

El Defensor Chieftain

by: Valencia County News-Bulletin

Despite inflation electric utility formation still viable option

Is the formation of an electric utility still viable for the City of Socorro? A recent feasibility study presented to the council last week says it is. However, it will depend heavily on the right financing options, wholesale power supply cos…

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:04PM

El Defensor Chieftain

by: Valencia County News-Bulletin

Supreme Court rules state regulator can change rates proposed by rural electric cooperatives

SANTA FE – The state Supreme Court ruled today that the state Public Regulation Commission (PRC) has the power to set rates different from those proposed by a rural electric cooperative. In a unanimous opinion, the Court upheld the Commission…

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:04PM

New Mexico Senate and House adjourn for 2024 special session

SANTA FE, N.M. — Both the Senate and House of Representatives for New Mexico have adjourned for the 2024 first special legislative session. It started at noon Thursday, July 18.New Mexico Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham signed the proclamation on Wednesday afternoon, July 17. The focus of the special session was

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:07PM

Proposed aquatic center presented

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:05PM

El Defensor Chieftain

by: Wanda Moeller | Publisher

Power Struggle: Wolberg predicted backlash against SEC in 2018

Ten days ago, the New Mexico Supreme Court rejected Socorro Electric Cooperative’s (SEC) proposed rate increase of $1.2 million proposed in 2018 for five years.

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:04PM

El Defensor Chieftain

by: Valencia County News-Bulletin

County taps Lotrich as new county manager

With four Socorro County commissioners present, the board voted unanimously to offer the Socorro County manager position to Andrew Lotrich at their meeting last week. Commissioner Glenn Duggins was not in attendance for the vote. “We had some…

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:04PM

El Defensor Chieftain

by: Jessica Carranza Pino | Editor

Catron County’s Mexican wolves come under fire during meeting

Catron County Commissioners invited U.S. Fish and Wildlife, for a discussion last Wednesday on wolf predidation to clarify when it’s legal to kill Mexican wolves, drawing in over 100 locals to the hours long meeting.

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:04PM

El Defensor Chieftain

by: Valencia County News-Bulletin

Memorial Day reminds us memories come at a cost

Monday at Isidro Baca Park, Socorro residents thanked families who don’t have the memories of their grandparents, family, and friends. They gave thanks to their neighbors who are still in anguish for their lost loved ones. And they gave thank…

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:05PM

El Defensor Chieftain

by: Jessica Carranza Pino | Editor

Drill prepares agencies for possible disaster scenarios

Tabletop drill participants were asked to imagine an emergency scenario in which a train collided with a minivan on Otero and Chaparral Road.

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:04PM

El Defensor Chieftain

by: Jessica Carranza Pino | Editor

Historic building secured as home of Magdalena Co-op

The historic building that once housed the Salome General store, which supplied ranchers and miners with a variety of goods at the turn of the century in Magdalena, is being brought back to life.

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:04PM

Belen to increase water, sewer rates

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:05PM

KOAT Action News

by: Julian Paras

Global IT outage impacts Albuquerque Sunport and southern border

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — "That gives an opportunity for systems to be exploited," Spartan Cyber Security owner and president Raphael Warren said. He's aware of the most recent worldwide IT outage and understands it's not being described as a cybersecurity issue — but companies should have reacted like it was one.

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:07PM

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: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:03PM

Silver City Daily Press

by: Silver City Daily Press,Source New Mexico

Governor rejects call to cancel special session

By AUSTIN FISHER Source New Mexico A coalition of 41 different organizations, mental health providers and other individuals from across New Mexico signed a letter to Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham on Tuesday urging her to halt the legislative special session she called for July 18. With only weeks before the

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:05PM

Part of Central Avenue reopens after closure in Albuquerque

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — A portion of Central Avenue was closed for both directions in Albuquerque. The closure was between San Mateo Boulevard and Alvarado Drive.Follow: Interactive traffic map from Traffic Watch 7 Advertisement The portion of the road has been reopened. One lane of westbound traffic will stay closed as

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:07PM

Community DataBank: On the agenda

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:05PM

El Defensor Chieftain

by: Valencia County News-Bulletin

Socorro City Council writes off uncollectable debt

The City of Socorro is owed almost $200,000 in debt it hasn’t managed to collect. Last week, Socorro City Council agreed to charge-off uncollectable utility and ambulance accounts it hasn’t been able to collect for the past four years. A tota…

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:04PM

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: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:04PM

Anchorum Health Foundation makes investment in Las Vegas

{{description}} Email notifications are only sent once a day, and only if there are new matching items. Anchorum Health Foundation is proud to announce a $25 million investment over the next five years in five community foundations across northern New Mexico. This investment acknowledges the vital role community foundations play

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:03PM

El Defensor Chieftain

by: Jessica Carranza Pino | Editor

Several homes in Socorro County have not been on the tax rolls for 20, 30 years

The total combined taxable values for 2024 reached over three hundred million, Julie Griego, county assessor, announced at the Socorro County meeting last week. Read moreSeveral homes in Socorro County have not been on the tax rolls for 20, 30 years

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:04PM

Las Vegas Optic

by: Vanessa Maciel

Public input sought for program aimed at attracting more physicians to the area

A grant from the New Mexico Human Services Department may help Las Vegas and its surrounding communities ease their healthcare provider shortage by attracting more physicians to the area. The residency planning grant is aimed at helping the area establish residency training programs for physicians. Such programs could help bring

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:03PM

El Defensor Chieftain

by: Russell Huffman Asst. Editor El Defensor Chieftain

Socorro seniors learn about playing cornhole

Visitors to the Socorro Senior Citizen's Center last week got a chance to learn and play the sport of cornhole as the center works toward establishing new and fun activities for its clients.

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:04PM

Got Shots? back-to-school clinics

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:05PM

El Defensor Chieftain

by: Russell Huffman | Assistant Editor

Eight Socorro cadets take part in Civil Air Patrol Encampment

Eight Socorro County cadets took part in the Civil Air Patrol's annual summer encampment on the campus of New Mexico Tech. The program is designed to give cadets … Read moreEight Socorro cadets take part in Civil Air Patrol Encampment

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:04PM

KOAT Action News

by: Faith Egbuonu

How President Biden's potential exit from 2024 election could impact New Mexico

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Video above: Calls for President Joe Biden to end his 2024 campaign continues following concerns amid his first presidential debate against former president Donald Trump on Thursday, June 27. Top allies, former president Barack Obama and speaker emerita Nancy Pelosi among those, urging him to reconsider. KOAT

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:07PM

El Defensor Chieftain

by: Wanda Moeller | Publisher

Commissioners issue $100,000 challenge

The residents of Lincoln County were on the minds of Socorro County Board of Commissioners when it met last week.

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:04PM

Rep. Gabe Vasquez calls for President Joe Biden to end campaign

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — U.S. Rep. Gabe Vasquez has joined the growing calls for President Joe Biden to step away from his reelection campaign.Vasquez said Biden should remove himself from the presidential campaign in order to give the Democratic Party the best chance to win. Advertisement Around the country: National coverage

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:07PM

El Defensor Chieftain

by: Jessica Carranza Pino | Editor

Feral, wild and free: horse report released

Herds of feral horses in New Mexico may be in danger and neighbors to the iconic beasts of the southwest are concerned.

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:04PM

El Defensor Chieftain

by: Valencia County News-Bulletin

PHOTO GALLERY: Memorial Day in Magdalena

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:05PM

Biden drops out of 2024 race after disastrous debate inflamed age concerns. VP Harris gets his nod

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden dropped out of the 2024 race for the White House on Sunday, ending his bid for reelection following a disastrous debate with Donald Trump that raised doubts about his fitness for office just four months before the election. The decision comes after escalating pressure

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 12:00AM

Biden Withdrawal Soothes Frayed Nerves; Harris Quickly Embraced By State's DC Delegation But MLG Holds Back Endorsement Even As DC Job Rumors Are Renewed, Plus: MLG's Implosion; Special Session Debacle Reinforces The Curse Of the Second Term  

Joe Biden probably wouldn't have laid an egg in New Mexico in November but his withdrawal from the presidential race has enlarged the comfort zone for the state's Democrats who were starting to tear each other apart as the debate raged on whether Biden should go or stay. His decision

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 12:00AM

El Defensor Chieftain

by: Jessica Carranza Pino | Editor

Lotrich takes over county reins July 10

Andrew Lotrich will start his new position as county manager on July 10.

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:04PM

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: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:03PM

Free for all - Village’s Wednesday mercados offer vendor space, community

By JUNO OGLE Daily Press Staff It’s a small event for now, but vendors, residents and the village of Santa Clara have hopes the weekly mercado will grow. The event is held every Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The 8-foot-by-8-foot booths are free for vendors to use, and

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:05PM

Line break cuts water to Hanover, Fierro

About 30 households in Hanover and Fierro were without water for four days this week after a water line break. Households in Vanadium were also affected. While service was restored Thursday afternoon, repairs are ongoing. The break occurred at N.M. 152 at its intersection with Fierro Road, near the Santa

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:05PM

El Defensor Chieftain

by: Valencia County News-Bulletin

Fatality on 1-25, State Police requesting information

The New Mexico State Police is requesting assistance from the public to help identify a white sedan that fled the scene after fatally striking a woman on Interstate 25 at 5:30 a.m. today near Socorro at mile marker 161. According to the State…

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:04PM

El Defensor Chieftain

by: Valencia County News-Bulletin

Staff stipends given to school employees

The Socorro School board tackled a packed agenda last week with a presentation of awards, the swearing in of a new board member and approvals on the budget, calendar and staff stipends. Stipends The board unanimously approved a stipend of at …

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:05PM

El Defensor Chieftain

by: Valencia County News-Bulletin

Wolf Predation Removal Discussion

Catron County Commision will have it’s regular meeting at 9 a.m. on June 12 held at the Catron County Fair building at 75 The Lane, Reserve, NM. According to the Catron County release, following the business meeting at 12:30 p.m. there will …

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:04PM

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Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:05PM

Las Vegas Optic

by: Patrick Lohmann, Source New Mexico

Federal review warns of staffing shortfalls for future prescribed burns

As the U.S. Forest Service plans to greatly increase prescribed burns to protect communities from devastating wildfires, a government report prompted by the state’s biggest-ever fire found “gaps in some key areas” in the federal agency’s strategy. In June 2022, U.S. Rep. Teresa Leger Fernández, a Democrat from Las Vegas,

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:03PM

Jail Log 7/19/2024

{{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 July 9 and July 15, 2024: Regina Lucero, Bench Warrant FTA/FTP (Two Counts). Ashley Fernandez, Bench Warrant FTA/FTP. Michael Silva,

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:03PM

Socorro Police Department

POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE – Chad P Padilla, 32, of Socorro, was arrested on a warrant as well as being charged with a controlled substance after an inc… Read moreSocorro Police Department

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:04PM

Farmington Daily Times

by: RaNai Toler

Racers earn weekend sweeps at Cortez Speedway and Kart Kanyon

CORTEZ – More than 60 drivers took part in racing action at Fairgrounds Speedway to honor Jesse “J.D.” Minor, who lost his life last month at the age of 16. The Friday night portion of the racing program started with Minor’s father Jesse stopping on the front straight away and

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 12:00AM

Farmington Daily Times

by: By DOUG FERGUSON

Xander the Great! Schauffele wins British Open for 2nd major this year

TROON, Scotland (AP) — Xander Schauffele went from the most nerve-wracking putt of his career to the coolest walk toward an 18th green he ever imagined. He won a nail-biter at the PGA Championship in May. He delivered a masterpiece Sunday in the British Open. Two different finishes, two different

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 12:00AM

Source New Mexico

by: Jennifer Shutt

DNC panel to meet in public to set ‘transparent, fair’ framework to pick presidential nominee

WASHINGTON — The Democratic National Committee will move forward with the process to formally nominate a presidential candidate Wednesday when one of its committees meets in public amid ongoing efforts to set up a virtual roll call vote ahead of the convention, States Newsroom has been told. The nomination process

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 12:00AM

Silver City Daily Press

by: Silver City Daily Press

Silver PD offering reward in homicide investigation

A reward is now being offered for information about the death of a Silver City man last week. The Silver City Police Department is offering a $2,500 reward to anyone who provides credible information that leads to an arrest in the murder of Efrem Duran, Police Chief Freddie Portillo told

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:05PM

WNMU regents laud Shepard’s performance

By JUNO OGLE Daily Press Staff The Western New Mexico University Board of Regents gave President Joseph Shepard a top rating and a full financial bonus in his annual performance evaluation presented at the board’s regular meeting Monday morning. Praise from the regents came in light of what each called

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:05PM

El Defensor Chieftain

by: Valencia County News-Bulletin

KEEPING ACTIVE: Socorro Senior Citizens Center gives cornhole lessons

Visitors to the Socorro Senior Citizen’s Center last week got a chance to learn and play the sport of cornhole as the center works toward establishing new and fun activities for its clients. “We’re trying some new activities to see what you k…

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:04PM

KOAT Action News

by: Julian Paras

OUTCRY: How one human trafficking victim turned her life around

SANTA FE, N.M. — Vandee Crane remembers her experience as a survivor of human trafficking. It's taken time for her to recover from the horrors she experienced."My experience started when I was 13," Crane said. "I escaped when I was 15." Advertisement "Even though it was only about two to

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:07PM

KOB 4

by: Mesha Begay

Bernalillo County hosts 4-H fair in Albuquerque

Bernalillo County is welcoming children from across the state this week to Expo New Mexico for the Bernalillo County 4-H Fair.

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 12:11AM

Socorro County Jail

June 17 Read moreSocorro County Jail

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:04PM

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: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:03PM

Gallup Sun

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Waterline tie-in could affect water service

Waterline tie-in could affect water service Monday, 22 July 2024 06:44 gallupsun DUB-L-EE has been contracted by the City of Gallup to install a new six-inch and eight-inch waterline along the streets of Green Ave. between Second Street & Grandview Drive. Two waterline tie-ins will be performed on Green Avenue

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 06:44AM

KOAT Action News

by: Sasha Lenninger

Racist conversation caught on officer's body camera

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — On April 11, Albuquerque officers spotted two people connected to several armed robberies across the city.Officers detain Adriana Gonzales in a Walmart parking lot near Wyoming and Menaul Boulevards northeast. Other officers spotted Mark Benavidez coming out of the store. As they tried to detain him, a

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:07PM

Mobile home subdivision planned for Santa Clara

Renovations of the Bradley Hotel in Santa Clara will continue, as the village’s Board of Trustees approved a contract for new stucco on the exterior of the historic building at its meeting Thursday. Trustees also agreed that a private developer’s plans for new mobile home lots should move forward, but

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:05PM

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: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:03PM

Las Vegas Optic

by: Vanessa Maciel

Jane Lumsden hands Semilla Natural Foods down to her daughter

Makani Nakasone, left, and Jane Lumsden pose in front of Semilla Natural Foods on Monday, July 1. Lumsden’s youngest daughter, Nakasone is set to take over the shop by the end of July following her mother’s retirement. Makani Nakasone, left, and Jane Lumsden pose in front of Semilla Natural Foods

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:03PM

El Defensor Chieftain

by: Staff Report

Heinrich, Luján, Vasquez Announce Over $71 Million from Infrastructure Law to Replace Nogal Canyon Bridge on I-25 in Socorro County

WASHINGTON — U.S. Senators Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.) and Ben Ray Luján (D-N.M.), and U.S. Representative Gabe Vasquez (D-N.M.) are announcing over $71 million from… Read moreHeinrich, Luján, Vasquez Announce Over $71 Million from Infrastructure Law to Replace Nogal Canyon Bridge on I-25 in Socorro County

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:04PM

Silver Schools heads off cyberattack

The Silver Consolidated School District was the target of a cybersecurity incident last week, but Superintendent William Hawkins said no student or staff data was compromised. “This incident appears to have been what I would call a pre-ransomware attack,” Hawkins said. Ransomware is a type of malicious software, or malware,

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:05PM

Video: San Juan County football coaches talk benefits of 7-on-7 drills

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Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 12:00AM

El Defensor Chieftain

by: Valencia County News-Bulletin

City OKs $11 million in proposed 2025 ICIP projects

Socorro city leaders approved a working document meant to improve the long-range capital planning and budgeting of the city’s infrastructure. Last week, the city approved $11 million in capital improvements to the city in 2025 as part of its …

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:04PM

Flights canceled, delayed at Albuquerque Sunport due to global IT outage

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Those traveling through the Albuquerque Sunport faced delays and cancelations after a worldwide technology outage impacted users across all sectors, including airlines. Multiple flights at the Sunport were canceled early Friday morning with several more being delayed and canceled. This impacts both departures and arrivals. Advertisement Cybersecurity

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:07PM

KOAT Action News

by: Sasha Lenninger

Impact of Biden dropping out of Presidential race

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — President Joe Biden announced Sunday that he is no longer seeking reelection. He has endorsed Vice President Kamala Harris as the new Democratic nominee for the 2024 presidential election.But Biden dropping out of the race doesn't bring any resolution, according to Dr. Cory Sukala, an Assistant Professor

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:07PM

Silver tinkers more with business licenses

By JUNO OGLE Daily Press Staff The Silver City Town Council took the first step toward changing town codes dealing with business registration and licensing, a move that one councilor said will help with complaints from businesses. The proposed ordinance would add paragraphs to Chapter 10, Article II, Section 10-21

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:05PM

El Defensor Chieftain

by: Jessica Carranza Pino | Editor

Hendrix contract rescinded

Socorro School’s superintendent, Ron Hendrix, expressed shock at the notice of his termination on Monday.

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:04PM

El Defensor Chieftain

by: El Defensor Chieftain

Socorro Police Blotter

Socorro Police Blotter

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:04PM

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: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:04PM

Source New Mexico

by: Jacob Fischler

Democratic delegates face big decisions on a presidential nominee

WASHINGTON — Democratic National Convention delegates from across the country praised President Joe Biden’s decision Sunday to end his reelection bid, and a few state party leaders followed Biden’s endorsement and immediately threw their support to Vice President Kamala Harris. Delegates are scheduled to hold a virtual roll call vote

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 12:00AM

Las Vegas Optic

by: Las Vegas Optic reports

State Forestry Division offers hazard tree assistance

The New Mexico Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources Department’s Forestry Division is working with the USDA Forest Service to help mitigate potential hazards from trees that could damage roads, structures, or powerlines on private lands within the Hermit’s Peak Calf Canyon fire area. “Our priority is to ensure the safety

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:03PM

El Defensor Chieftain

by: Jessica Carranza Pino | Editor

School board votes to offer interim position to Tucker

Socorro Consolidated School Board voted on June 27 to offer Aubrey Tucker the position of interim superintendent, two days after voting to rescind Ron Hendrix's contract.

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:04PM

El Defensor Chieftain

by: Valencia County News-Bulletin

Low voter turnout at primary election

Only 22% of Socorro County’s eligible voters went to the ballot box on Tuesday with 2,006 ballots cast. The local voting rate matched the statewide with 230,436 voters out of the 1,011,360 eligible or 22% voting in New Mexico. In local electi…

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:04PM

Source New Mexico

by: Patrick Lohmann

FBI warrant claims couple started Salt Fire

A federal search warrant application filed last week revealed that the FBI believes two people are responsible for igniting the Salt Fire that began June 17 and burned more than 7,000 acres in southeastern New Mexico. According to the July 11 document signed by an FBI agent, the suspects are

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 12:00AM

El Defensor Chieftain

by: Valencia County News-Bulletin

Puppy dumping is growing concern in Socorro County

Marika Renee Driver was fishing with her kids in San Acacia on June 1 when she thought she heard small barks. “Then my kids started yelling puppies,” Driver said. Her kids found a litter of six puppies that appeared to be part Chihuahua. Next…

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:04PM

KOAT Action News

by: Alyssa Munoz

Bicyclist hit by Jeep in northeast Albuquerque

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — A bicyclist was run over by a Jeep during what the victim calls a road rage incident. On June 30, Malcolm Burton said he was riding his bike on Menaul Boulevard in northeast Albuquerque, a street he rides on often. He said that as he was riding,

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:07PM

Farmington Daily Times

by: By KENNY LACY JR.

Beltré, Helton, Mauer and Leyland inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — Adrian Beltré, Joe Mauer and Todd Helton were pegged as athletic phenoms from a young age and all three lived up to expectations with their induction to the Baseball Hall of Fame on Sunday. The Los Angeles Dodgers were so sold on Beltré early on that

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 12:00AM

Farmington Daily Times

by: Steven Bortstein

Remainder of Ruidoso racing season moves to Albuquerque

RUIDOSO – In a statement released Sunday by management at Ruidoso Downs Racetrack and Casino, the remainder of the current racing season will be held at the Downs at Albuquerque. That includes the $3 million All American Derby slated for Labor Day. Due to massive damage caused by flooding in

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 12:00AM

Farmington Daily Times

by: Cameryn Cass

Sheriff: Armed Mancos man shot dead after refusing deputies’ commands

A Mancos resident was fatally shot by Montezuma County deputies on Thursday after he refused repeated commands to drop the weapon, said Sheriff Steven Nowlin. The resident, John Thompson, 42, suffered several gunshot wounds and died at the scene after the deputies performed emergency medical aid on him, according to

Published: Monday, July 22, 2024 12:00AM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By ISABEL DEBRE - Associated Press

Biden's withdrawal injects uncertainty into wars, trade disputes and other foreign policy challenges

Joe Biden’s withdrawal from the U.S. presidential race injects greater uncertainty into the world.

Published: Sunday, July 21, 2024 08:53PM

Updated: Sunday, July 21, 2024 06:37PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By The Associated Press

Hollywood reacts to Joe Biden exiting the presidential race

Hollywood was quick to react to the news that President Joe Biden was ending his bid for reelection and endorsing Vice President Kamala Harris.

Published: Sunday, July 21, 2024 10:07PM

Updated: Sunday, July 21, 2024 06:05PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By JILL COLVIN and MICHELLE L. PRICE - Associated Press

Trump's campaign quickly pivots to Harris after Biden announces decision to leave the race

Donald Trump’s campaign has spent the last year-and-a-half viciously attacking Joe Biden, ridiculing his policies, mocking his fumbles and relishing a rematch they felt they were winning.

Published: Sunday, July 21, 2024 06:33PM

Updated: Sunday, July 21, 2024 06:37PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: The New Mexican

The way we were: Legacy of Spanish art

Published: Sunday, July 21, 2024 11:00PM

Biden drops out of 2024 race after disastrous debate inflamed age concerns. VP Harris gets his nod

President Joe Biden has dropped out of the 2024 race for the White House, ending his bid for reelection after a disastrous debate with Donald Trump that raised doubts about the incumbent’s fitness for office. The unprecedented announcement, delivered less than four months before the election, immediately upended a campaign

Published: Sunday, July 21, 2024 06:01PM

Updated: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:52AM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Milan Simonich

Despair drives senator from adopted hometown

Mark Moores loved Albuquerque when he arrived 36 years ago to play football for UNM. Now, he says, it's too dangerous a city to raise his kids and he's moving to Las Cruces.

Published: Sunday, July 21, 2024 03:30PM

Updated: Sunday, July 21, 2024 06:25PM

Roswell Daily Record

by: By Jim Hilley Roswell Daily Record

'It's spiritual'

As two boys, "Moe" and "Pistol," splashed and practiced cannonball dives Thursday afternoon at an irrigation reservoir a few miles southwest of Dexter, Charlie Lewis w…

Published: Sunday, July 21, 2024 12:00PM

Biden drops out of presidential race; NM politicians respond

President Joe Biden dropped out of the 2024 race for the White House on Sunday, ending his bid for reelection following a disastrous debate with Donald Trump that… Read moreBiden drops out of presidential race; NM politicians respond

Published: Sunday, July 21, 2024 12:53PM

Albuquerque Journal

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

A chance to 'rebrand itself:' NM professors weigh in on Biden's decision to bow out of race

President Joe Biden's decision to halt his pursuit of a second term has short- and long-term ramifications for the Democratic Party, two New Mexico university pro… Read moreA chance to 'rebrand itself:' NM professors weigh in on Biden's decision to bow out of race

Published: Sunday, July 21, 2024 02:53PM

Updated: Sunday, July 21, 2024 06:04PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

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

N.M. Democrats laud Biden for decision to drop out of 2024 presidential race

Both federal, state and city leaders praised the president's accomplishments and thanked him for leaving the race, while members of the GOP called for him to step down.

Published: Sunday, July 21, 2024 01:15PM

Updated: Sunday, July 21, 2024 05:55PM

City Desk

by: City Desk staff report

Biden withdraws, endorses VP Harris for Dem. nomination

DNC delegates, including those from NM, now free to choose new candidate

Published: Sunday, July 21, 2024 06:37PM

Updated: Sunday, July 21, 2024 07:13PM

Albuquerque Journal

by: Journal Staff Report

What do New Mexico officials think of President Biden dropping out of the race?

President Joe Biden announced Sunday that he is dropping out of the presidential race after a poor debate performance in June. Biden has endorsed Vice President K… Read moreWhat do New Mexico officials think of President Biden dropping out of the race?

Published: Sunday, July 21, 2024 12:58PM

Updated: Sunday, July 21, 2024 10:29PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

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

Police: Woman shot in head Sunday, but no life-threatening injuries sustained

Investigation into the incident is continuing, but police have not identified possible perpetrators.

Published: Sunday, July 21, 2024 11:00AM

Updated: Sunday, July 21, 2024 05:56PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Colleen Long and Zeke Miller Associated Press

President Joe Biden drops out of the 2024 race, endorses Kamala Harris

The Democratic National Committee's chair said the party would “undertake a transparent and orderly process" to select its nominee.

Published: Sunday, July 21, 2024 04:30PM

Updated: Sunday, July 21, 2024 10:37AM

Albuquerque Journal

by: Ryan Boetel / Journal Business Editor

The struggles holding New Mexico back

Editor’s note: In a 5-part series, Business Outlook will take an in-depth look at New Mexico’s economy, its major drivers and obstacles. In Part 1, we focused on … Read moreThe struggles holding New Mexico back

Published: Sunday, July 21, 2024 09:32AM

Updated: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:00PM

Los Alamos Daily Post

by: Submitted by Carol A. Clark

Fr. Glenn: Obligation

By Fr. Glenn Jones: One of my pet peeves—as it is for many, I would surmise—is people driving slowly (or at least relatively slowly) in the left lane, especially on the crowded interstate. We often see people mouthing words such as: “Please, sir/madam; would you be ever so kind as

Published: Sunday, July 21, 2024 12:00AM

KOB 4

by: Jonathan Fjeld

Valles Caldera National Preserve seeks input on resuming fees to fund ongoing improvements

The Valles Caldera National Preserve is seeking the public's thoughts on possibly resuming the collection of park entrance fees.

Published: Sunday, July 21, 2024 02:10AM

Piñon Post

by: Piñon Post

New Mexico NM Dems react to Biden dropping out with clear message—and one big holdout

On Sunday, Joe Biden dropped out of the presidential race despite for weeks insisting he would remain the Democrats’ nominee. He quickly endorsed his vice president, Kamala Harris. New Mexico Democrats responded with a pretty similar message: They want Kamala Harris, Biden’s choice. New Mexico House Speaker Javier Martinez wrote

Published: Sunday, July 21, 2024 12:00AM

Los Alamos Daily Post

by: Submitted by Carol A. Clark

Posts From The Road: Greycliff Mill In Greycliff, Montana

Orchard and Grounds: An orchard grows next to the main building a Greycliff Mill in Greycliff, Mont. As the orchard matures fruit harvested will be used in products made at the facility. The grounds are well maintained giving visitors a pleasant area to walk while taking a break from their

Published: Sunday, July 21, 2024 12:00AM

Los Alamos Daily Post

by: Submitted by Carol A. Clark

Cone Zone: Week Of July 22, 2024

COUNTY News: Public Works Projects: Los Alamos County Public Works’ staff manages the projects listed in this section through contractors. For more information, call 505.662.8150 or visit the “County Projects” link and select “Public Works” at https://lacnm.com/pw-projects. Please slow down and use caution within the construction work zones. Please note

Published: Sunday, July 21, 2024 12:00AM

Los Alamos Daily Post

by: Submitted by Carol A. Clark

Daily Postcard: Rainbow Enhances Beauty Of Jemez Springs

Daily Postcard: A rainbow enhances the beauty of the landscape Saturday in Jemez Springs. Courtesy photo Read More

Published: Sunday, July 21, 2024 12:00AM

KOB 4

by: Jonathan Fjeld

Lavender in the Village Festival returns to Los Ranchos de Albuquerque

People had their chance to get their hands on all things lavender at the Lavender in the Village Festival in Los Ranchos de Albuquerque.

Published: Sunday, July 21, 2024 01:59AM

Los Alamos Daily Post

by: Submitted by Carol A. Clark

All Shall Be Well: A Rule Of Life

Clergy from left, The Rev. Mary Ann Hill, Pastor Nicolé Ferry, Deacon Cynthia Biddlecomb, retired, Associate Priest Lynn Finnegan and Pastor Deb Church. Photo by Nate Limback/ladailypost.com By Pastor Lynn Finnagan Associate Priest The Episcopal Church of the Holy Faith Santa Fe “The news is so terrible these days. I

Published: Sunday, July 21, 2024 12:00AM

Los Alamos Daily Post

by: Submitted by Carol A. Clark

Quorum Notice: School Board May Attend LESC Reception

Members of the Los Alamos School Board may attend a reception for the New Mexico Legislative Education Study Committee (LESC) 5-6 p.m. Wednesday, July 24 at Fuller Lodge. A quorum may be present; however no action will be taken.

Published: Sunday, July 21, 2024 12:00AM

Albuquerque Journal

by: Esme Fox - Bloomberg News (TNS)

NY students banned from using phones first hated, then loved it

Signs of withdrawal began to show immediately.

Published: Sunday, July 21, 2024 04:05AM

Updated: Sunday, July 21, 2024 05:58AM

KOB 4

by: Jonathan Fjeld

Metropolitan Detention Center investigates second ‘erroneous inmate release’ in a month

The Metropolitan Detention Center is investigating the second "erroneous inmate release" from the facility in just a month.

Published: Sunday, July 21, 2024 01:51AM

Albuquerque Journal

by: DEE-ANN DURBIN - AP Business Writer

Restaurant critic's departure reveals potential hazards of the job

Restaurant critics appear to have the best job in journalism, enjoying meals a few nights a week on someone else’s dime.

Published: Sunday, July 21, 2024 04:41AM

Updated: Sunday, July 21, 2024 10:29PM

Roswell Daily Record

by: By Lisa Rathke The Associated Press

Vermont farmers take stock after losing crops to flooding two years in a row

Exactly one year to the date of last year’s severe flooding in Vermont, Joe’s Brook Farm in Barnet was flooded again by the remnants of Hurric…

Published: Sunday, July 21, 2024 12:00AM

Los Alamos Daily Post

by: Submitted by Carol A. Clark

Battelle Names Newell Inventor Of The Year For Los Alamos

LANL research scientist Raymond Newell, left, receives Inventor of the Year for Los Alamos award from Battelle President and CEO Lou Von Thaer. Courtesy/LANL LANL News: Raymond Newell, a research scientist at Los Alamos National Laboratory, was recently named Battelle’s Inventor of the Year for Los Alamos. The annual award

Published: Sunday, July 21, 2024 12:00AM

Los Alamos Daily Post

by: Submitted by Carol A. Clark

Lost Bear Wants To Go Home

Community News: My family took me to ScienceFest last week at Ashley Pond. I was having a good time watching children and exhibits when my owner sat me on the Historical Society’s table. I know they were having fun, too, but they forgot to take me with them. At the

Published: Sunday, July 21, 2024 12:00AM

KOB 4

by: Jonathan Fjeld

Route 66 Summerfest shines through the rain

Monsoon hit Albuquerque right as Route 66 Summerfest was really hitting the ground running Saturday night but that didn't stop attendees.

Published: Sunday, July 21, 2024 05:10AM

Updated: Sunday, July 21, 2024 11:25PM

Los Alamos Daily Post

by: Submitted by Carol A. Clark

Machinists Go From Apprentice To Expert Through Hands-On Training At Los Alamos National Laboratory

Emma Womack, a machinist apprentice since 2022, works on a project in the Prototype Fabrication machine shop at Los Alamos National Laboratory. Courtesy/LANL LANL News: When Alex Galindo emerged from the Machinist Apprentice Program at Los Alamos National Laboratory, he couldn’t have known the unique opportunities that lie ahead. Galindo

Published: Sunday, July 21, 2024 12:00AM

Los Alamos Daily Post

by: Submitted by Carol A. Clark

Scenes From Summer Concert With Headliner El Gozao

Members of NB3 Los Alamos, which sponsored Friday’s Summer Concert speak to the crowd before headliner El Gozao takes the stage at Ashley Pond Park. The Los Alamos Summer Concert Series is produced by Sancre Productions and the Los Alamos County Community Services Department. Photo by Nate Limback/ladailypost.com Scene of

Published: Sunday, July 21, 2024 12:00AM

Roswell Daily Record

by: Daily Record File Photo

City Councilors approve 2024-25 budget, RAC economic development spending

A view of aircraft on the ground from Challenger Drive at the Roswell Air Center this past February. City councilors approved a resolution to …

Published: Sunday, July 21, 2024 12:00AM

Los Alamos Daily Post

by: Submitted by Carol A. Clark

New Mexico State Police Officer Honored In Washington, D.C., After Receiving The 2023 United States Interdiction Coordinator Award For Highway Interdictions

New Mexico State Police K9 Officer Julian Armijo and the Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) High Intensity Drug Trafficking Areas (HIDTA) Group were presented with the 2023 United States Interdiction Coordinator (USIC) Award for Highway Interdictions. Courtesy/NMSP NMSP News: Washington, D.C.—On July 19, 2024, New Mexico State Police K9 Officer Julian

Published: Sunday, July 21, 2024 12:00AM

KOB 4

by: Jonathan Fjeld

Local group gathers public input on making Central safer

Community members continue to raise concerns and take action on what can be done to make the Central corridor safer in Albuquerque.

Published: Sunday, July 21, 2024 01:27AM

Source New Mexico

by: Jennifer Shutt

What’s next for Democrats with Biden out of the presidential campaign

WASHINGTON — The Democratic Party has just weeks before its delegates are scheduled to vote for a presidential candidate during a virtual roll call in early August, a process that got much more complex Sunday when President Joe Biden withdrew as the presumptive nominee. The timeline, which was set in

Published: Sunday, July 21, 2024 12:00AM

Los Alamos Daily Post

by: Submitted by Carol A. Clark

Kamala Harris On Biden Dropping Re-election Bid

Kamala Harris at the official announcement of her candidacy for vice president on Aug. 12, 2020 in Wilmington, Delaware. Courtesy/wikipedia National News: Vice President Kamala Harris issued the following statement today after President Joe Biden withdrew his bid for re-election. “On behalf of the American people, I thank Joe Biden

Published: Sunday, July 21, 2024 12:00AM

Los Alamos Daily Post

by: Submitted by Carol A. Clark

Glorieta Camps Prescribed Fire Project Fact Sheet

SFNF News: Overview The Glorieta Camps Prescribed Fire Project is a collaborative prescribed fire project between Glorieta Camps, Santa Fe National Forest, USDA Natural Resource Conservation Service (NRCS), New Mexico State Forestry, and the Forest Stewards Guild. Background Starting in 2021 Glorieta Camps reached out to The Forest Stewards Guild

Published: Sunday, July 21, 2024 12:00AM

Los Alamos Daily Post

by: Submitted by Carol A. Clark

Gov. Lujan Grisham On Biden’s Withdrawal From Race

Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham SANTA FE – Today, New Mexico Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham issued the following statement in response to President Biden’s withdrawal from the 2024 presidential race: “Americans owe President Biden an immense debt of gratitude for his strong, resolute leadership over the past three-and-a-half years. His stellar

Published: Sunday, July 21, 2024 12:00AM

Los Alamos Daily Post

by: Submitted by Carol A. Clark

Sunday Sit-Down Concert Today At 4 PM In Taos

Taos School of Music News: Taos School of Music’s Sunday Sit-Down concert is 4 p.m. today at St. James Episcopal Church in Taos. The concert features a string quartet by Paul Hindemith. Hindemith, a prominent German composer, performer, pedagogue, and conductor, navigated challenging times during the 1930s in Germany, but

Published: Sunday, July 21, 2024 12:00AM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Carina Julig cjulig@sfnewmexican.com

Seniors celebrate return of bingo to Santa Fe senior center

The game was paused for about eight months after 'conflict' before being brought back in the spring. Many seniors are glad to see it back.

Published: Saturday, July 20, 2024 11:45PM

Updated: Sunday, July 21, 2024 05:46PM

KOB 4

by: Jonathan Fjeld

Report: Albuquerque homebuyers using 42% of income for housing

Recent reports indicate it's getting tougher for homebuyers, and even renters, to find an affordable place to live in Albuquerque.

Published: Sunday, July 21, 2024 01:37AM

Santa Fe New Mexican

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

Smartboard July 22, 2024

Foundation to hold back-to-school supply distribution event in Española

Published: Sunday, July 21, 2024 08:34AM

Updated: Sunday, July 21, 2024 10:44AM

Source New Mexico

by: Jacob Fischler

President Joe Biden bows out of reelection campaign, Harris vows to win nomination

WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden dropped out of the 2024 presidential race Sunday, he said in a letter posted to social media, creating an unprecedented vacancy atop the Democratic ticket one month before he was scheduled to officially accept his party’s nomination. In a followup post less than 30 minutes

Published: Sunday, July 21, 2024 12:00AM

RARA names president of its air racing organization

The Reno Air Racing Association (RARA) has appointed Tony Logoteta as the organization’s president in addition to his current title as chief operating officer.

Published: Sunday, July 21, 2024 12:00AM

Roswell Daily Record

by: By Drew Garnett Chaves County Cooperative Extension Service

Elevating the community

Here in Chaves County, we have a rich and beautiful community of people. The NMSU Chaves County Master Gardeners (CCMGs) are based on communit…

Published: Sunday, July 21, 2024 12:00AM

Los Alamos Daily Post

by: Submitted by Carol A. Clark

Edkin: Planning Ahead Is One Of The Brightest Gifts…

By AMBER EDKIN Funeral Specialist Rivera Family Funerals & Cremations It has been my pleasure to work with Jack Allison of Los Alamos Visiting Nurse Service, Inc. and Jennifer Reik of EGIS Complete Care, Inc. in establishing an article to regularly address questions revolving aging and wellness, and I appreciate

Published: Sunday, July 21, 2024 12:00AM

Los Alamos Daily Post

by: Submitted by Carol A. Clark

Dannemann: Monitoring The Invasion Of Private Equity Into Healthcare

By MERILEE DANNEMANN Triple Spaced Again © 2024 New Mexico News Services Healthcare companies should never have profit as their primary mission, don’t you think? There’s a genuine conflict between the profit motive and what healthcare is supposed to accomplish: providing a service that heals people’s illnesses or helps them

Published: Sunday, July 21, 2024 12:00AM

Roswell Daily Record

by: By Alex Ross Roswell Daily Record

Two New Mexico Democrats call on President Biden to end re-election bid

New Mexico Democrats U.S. Rep. Gabe Vasquez and Sen. Martin Heinrich joined a growing chorus on Friday within their own party calling on President Joe Biden to end his…

Published: Sunday, July 21, 2024 12:00AM

Los Alamos Daily Post

by: Submitted by Carol A. Clark

Scenes From LANL’s Technology Showcase At ScienceFest

Devin Fell, co-founder of Sentiré Medical Systems, discusses his company and technology during Technology Showcase Day July 14 at Fuller Lodge. Fell discussed his company’s patented Perf-Alert, which is a monitoring system that alerts surgeons to bowel perforations during laparoscopic surgery. Photo by Kirsten Laskey/ladailypost.com Scott Ziegler, co-founder of Space

Published: Sunday, July 21, 2024 12:00AM

Albuquerque Journal

by: JAMIE STENGLE and LEKAN OYEKANMI - Associated Press

Heat-related Texas deaths climb after Beryl left millions without power for days or longer

The number of heat-related deaths in Texas is rising among residents who lost power during Hurricane Beryl. The toll of storm fatalities is up to at least 23, and half of those are due to heat. It took more than a week to restore power for ma…

Published: Sunday, July 21, 2024 09:20AM

Updated: Sunday, July 21, 2024 05:01PM

Source New Mexico

by: Shauneen Miranda

What to know about Vice President Kamala Harris, endorsed by Biden as his successor

WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden on Sunday endorsed Vice President Kamala Harris to be the new Democratic presidential nominee, passing the torch to the California native who has helmed administration initiatives on reproductive rights and gun control. A former U.S. senator from California who vied for her party’s presidential nomination

Published: Sunday, July 21, 2024 12:00AM

Altrusa dedicates the eighth Little Free Library in Roswell

Altrusa International of Roswell dedicated the newest Little Free Library on Tuesday at 10 a.m. at the Roswell Recreation and Aquatic Center, 1402 W. College Blvd.

Published: Sunday, July 21, 2024 12:00AM

Albuquerque Journal

by: Matthew Reisen / Journal Staff Writer

Couple suspected of setting Salt Fire and several others on Mescalero reservation, feds say

Federal authorities suspect a man and his girlfriend intentionally set the Salt Fire — which torched 7,000 acres around Ruidoso — and more than a dozen smaller fo… Read moreCouple suspected of setting Salt Fire and several others on Mescalero reservation, feds say

Published: Sunday, July 21, 2024 12:30AM

Updated: Sunday, July 21, 2024 01:08AM

KOB 4

by: Jonathan Fjeld

Alan Shoemaker: Flood watch still in effect Saturday night

A flood watch is still in effect for much of New Mexico as showers and storms persist into the evening hours Saturday.

Published: Sunday, July 21, 2024 01:40AM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Nicholas Gilmore ngilmore@sfnewmexican.com

Sprawling rural school district hurting as state moves away from coal

As a school district's finances suffer from a coal plant closure that hurt its tax base, legislators and administrators take the PRC to court.

Published: Saturday, July 20, 2024 11:30PM

Updated: Saturday, July 20, 2024 06:12PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By James Barron jbarron@sfnewmexican.com

Santa Fe Prep soccer teams running with dogs at Santa Fe animal shelter

The players volunteered to help the shelter when it encountered a glut of displaced pets when it rescued pets from the Las Vegas, N.M., Animal Care Center.

Published: Saturday, July 20, 2024 11:30PM

Updated: Saturday, July 20, 2024 06:10PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Cormac Dodd cdodd@sfnewmexican.com

Lowriders converge on El Santuario de Chimayó for community fundraiser

Live music, dancing and a car show for local lowriders were featured in Chimayó Community Day at the El Santuario de Chimayó.

Published: Saturday, July 20, 2024 11:30PM

Updated: Sunday, July 21, 2024 05:46PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

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

Records show high — but decreasing — water usage at governor's mansion

New Mexico's version of the White House features extensive gardens and landscaped areas that require a lot of water, but total gallon have decreased under Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham.

Published: Saturday, July 20, 2024 11:00PM

Updated: Saturday, July 20, 2024 06:20PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Cormac Dodd cdodd@sfnewmexican.com

Water, wastewater projects top Santa Fe County's list of capital outlay priorities

The highest-ranked request is $800,000 for a Glorieta project; the highest-dollar item is $48 million for a regional water system.

Published: Saturday, July 20, 2024 11:15PM

Updated: Saturday, July 20, 2024 06:12PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

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

Special session showed 'neither side wants to be bossed around'

The tit for tat illustrates a growing wedge between Lujan Grisham and Democratic lawmakers in her final term in office.

Published: Saturday, July 20, 2024 11:00PM

Updated: Sunday, July 21, 2024 05:45PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Cormac Dodd cdodd@sfnewmexican.com

LeDoux pushes homeless bussing ban as Española weighs encampment's future

LeDoux has proposed an ordinance to "stem the flow" in response to unproven rumors about homeless people being bused into Española.

Published: Saturday, July 20, 2024 11:00PM

Updated: Sunday, July 21, 2024 07:12AM

Albuquerque Journal

by: Cathy Cook / Journal Staff Writer

Gabe Vasquez is focused on abortion, the border and bipartisanship

Editor’s note: As part of its coverage of the 2024 political campaign, the Albuquerque Journal will profile candidates running in some of New Mexico’s more hotly … Read moreGabe Vasquez is focused on abortion, the border and bipartisanship

Published: Saturday, July 20, 2024 10:00PM

Updated: Sunday, July 21, 2024 12:42AM

Santa Fe New Mexican

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

The hunt for educational proficiency is complex and often elusive

What does it really mean for a student to be proficient? The answer is more complicated than you might think.

Published: Saturday, July 20, 2024 10:45PM

Updated: Saturday, July 20, 2024 06:20PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Cormac Dodd cdodd@sfnewmexican.com

Police: Man fired shots in air in Owl's Liquors parking lot amid argument

The man in the red shirt pulled a gun, fired several shots into the air and pointed it at the two men, according to police.

Published: Saturday, July 20, 2024 10:45PM

Updated: Saturday, July 20, 2024 06:09PM

KOB 4

by: Jonathan Fjeld

Flash flooding hits Ruidoso again

Monsoon continues to be ruthless to the Village of Ruidoso as people had to evacuate again due to flash flooding this weekend.

Published: Saturday, July 20, 2024 09:58PM

Updated: Sunday, July 21, 2024 12:54AM

Albuquerque Journal

by: Sean Reider / Journal Staff Writer

Here are the 2024 Olympic athletes with ties to New Mexico

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Published: Saturday, July 20, 2024 08:00PM

Updated: Sunday, July 21, 2024 01:40PM

Roswell Daily Record

by: Daily Record staff

Week Ahead, July 21

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Published: Saturday, July 20, 2024 05:59PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Lauren De Young Cronkite News

Cellphone usage in schools up for debate in Arizona

Districts are taking up the thorny issue of whether to ban the devices while classes are in session. Some educators think limits will help.

Published: Saturday, July 20, 2024 05:19PM

Updated: Saturday, July 20, 2024 05:56PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: +7By Ahmed Al-Haj, Wafaa Shurafa and Jack Jeffery The Associated Press

Israeli military says it has struck Houthi targets in Yemen in response to attacks

Saturday's strikes appeared to be the first by Israel on Yemeni soil since the Israel-Hamas war began in October.

Published: Saturday, July 20, 2024 05:58PM

Updated: Saturday, July 20, 2024 06:13PM

Albuquerque Journal

by: Gino Gutierrez / Journal Staff Writer

Supplied on a Saturday: several school supply drives held in Albuquerque

Outside the arena at the Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Posse complex on Saturday morning, a long line of families was forming near the entrance gate. Umbrellas dotted the line as they used the shade to keep cool in the summer sun.

Published: Saturday, July 20, 2024 04:40PM

Updated: Sunday, July 21, 2024 12:44AM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: The Associated Press

Here's what to do with deli meats as the CDC investigates a listeria outbreak across the U.S.

The warning from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention comes as investigators work to identify the specific products involved in this listeria outbreak.

Published: Saturday, July 20, 2024 12:47PM

Updated: Saturday, July 20, 2024 06:14PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: +6By Jim Vertuno The Associated Press

Biden praises longtime U.S. Rep Sheila Jackson Lee of Texas, who died of cancer

The Democrat helped lead federal efforts to protect women from domestic violence, and to get Juneteenth recognized as a federal holiday.

Published: Saturday, July 20, 2024 12:17PM

Updated: Saturday, July 20, 2024 05:54PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: The Associated Press

11 dead and dozens missing after a highway bridge in China crumbles in flooding and heavy storms

The official Xinhua News Agency said five vehicles that fell off the bridge have been recovered after the structure in Shaanxi province crumbled at around 8:40 p.m. Friday.

Published: Saturday, July 20, 2024 09:45AM

Updated: Sunday, July 21, 2024 11:58AM

Piñon Post

by: Piñon Post

New Mexico Rats! New Mexico ranks fourth in the nation for this gross metric

When considering areas with significant rodent issues, many might think of New York City and its well-known pizza-eating rats. However, according to recent data from Yelp, New York doesn’t even rank in the top five most rodent-infested places in the U.S. Yelp, a website that features crowd-sourced business reviews, analyzed

Published: Saturday, July 20, 2024 12:00AM

KOB 4

by: Mesha Begay

Teen pleads guilty in murder of 5-year-old girl

One of the teen suspects accused of shooting into an Albuquerque home and killing a 5-year-old girl is taking a plea deal.

Published: Saturday, July 20, 2024 12:21AM

KOB 4

by: Mesha Begay

Annual golf classic raises $163K for charities in Albuquerque

The annual Community Charity Golf Classic raised $163,000 last week at the Twin Warriors Golf Club.

Published: Saturday, July 20, 2024 01:01AM

Updated: Saturday, July 20, 2024 01:08AM

KOB 4

by: Jonathan Fjeld

Authorities to increase bike patrols along Embudo Arroyo Trail

Neighbors spoke and officials listened. Authorities are going to increase bike patrols along Embudo Arroyo Trail in Albuquerque.

Published: Saturday, July 20, 2024 12:21AM

Updated: Saturday, July 20, 2024 12:23AM

KOB 4

by: Mesha Begay

Rio Rancho power outages spark concern

Some folks in Rio Rancho have had to reset their microwave clocks a lot lately after recent power outages.

Published: Saturday, July 20, 2024 04:14AM

Updated: Saturday, July 20, 2024 04:19AM

Los Alamos Daily Post

by: Submitted by Carol A. Clark

New Mexico History Museum Names 2024 Scholar And Recipient Of Steve Wimmer Southwestern Historical Research Fund

Joseph Kennedy NMDCA News: SANTA FE — New Mexico History Museum (NMHM) and the Fray Angélico Chávez History Library (FACHL) have announced that Joseph Kennedy has been selected as the 2024 scholar and recipient of the Steve Wimmer Southwestern Historical Research Fund. Kennedy aims to study the history of turquoise

Published: Saturday, July 20, 2024 12:00AM

Los Alamos Daily Post

by: Submitted by Carol A. Clark

Relax And Recharge At Salish Lodge & Spa

Salish Lodge & Spa with a view of the top of the Falls east of Seattle on the Snoqualmie River between Snoqualmie and Fall City, Wash. Photo by Debbie Stone River View room. Courtesy/Salish Lodge & Spa By DEBBIE STONE For the Los Alamos Daily Post Perched on a cliff

Published: Saturday, July 20, 2024 12:00AM

KOB 4

by: Mesha Begay

CNM, Unmudl hosts expo for training in AI-proof jobs

Students got a chance to learn more about the mechatronics program through Unmudl, while meeting reps from some of the major companies.

Published: Saturday, July 20, 2024 12:33AM

Santa Fe New Mexican

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

Vasquez, Heinrich call on Biden to bow out

First-term U.S. Rep. Gabe Vasquez called on Biden to drop out of the presidential race hours after Sen. Martin Heinrich.

Published: Friday, July 19, 2024 11:45PM

Updated: Sunday, July 21, 2024 07:23AM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Kylie Garcia kgarcia@sfnewmexican.com

Santa Fe chosen as one of six finalist cities to host Sundance Film Festival

The festival began searching for a new home earlier this year following a drop in attendance after the coronavirus pandemic.

Published: Friday, July 19, 2024 11:15PM

Updated: Saturday, July 20, 2024 04:21AM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Carina Julig cjulig@sfnewmexican.com

Governor meets with residents, business owners near Pete's Place to discuss safety concerns

Gov. Lujan Grisham considers putting a state police substation in the neighborhood around the homeless shelter to deter crime.

Published: Friday, July 19, 2024 11:30PM

Updated: Saturday, July 20, 2024 06:07PM

KOB 4

by: Mesha Begay

Albuquerque police chief reprimanded for February crash

Todd Perchert was driving his gold 66 Mustang and suffered several injuries, including a broken collar bone and ribs.

Published: Friday, July 19, 2024 11:23PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Gabrielle Porter gporter@sfnewmexican.com

Behavioral health court programs could be in place by year's end, officials say

Lawmakers on Thursday passed a bill that included $3 million for pilots in Santa Fe, Los Alamos and Rio Arriba counties.

Published: Friday, July 19, 2024 11:00PM

Updated: Friday, July 19, 2024 05:55PM

KOB 4

by: Jonathan Fjeld

Families prep for hosting Connie Mack World Series players

The Connie Mack World Series is a week away and families in the Four Corners are getting ready to host baseball teams from all over the U.S.

Published: Friday, July 19, 2024 11:24PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

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

SFCC secures EPA funding to train environmental workers

Over 130 more students will participate in SFCC's Environmental Job Training Program in the next five years to learn to address brownfields.

Published: Friday, July 19, 2024 10:45PM

Updated: Friday, July 19, 2024 05:55PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: The New Mexican

Summer reading send-off glow party at La Farge library

Brendan Trujillo, 5, loops glow sticks together Friday to make a necklace at a glow party held at the La Farge Branch Library to celebrate the end of the Santa Fe Publ…

Published: Friday, July 19, 2024 10:30PM

Updated: Saturday, July 20, 2024 12:42PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Phaedra Haywood phaywood@sfnewmexican.com

Family of girl who drowned in tribal lake sues pueblo, local government agencies

The suit alleges the pueblo failed to maintain the lake and public safety agencies failed to call in a state police search team in a timely manner.

Published: Friday, July 19, 2024 10:15PM

Updated: Friday, July 19, 2024 05:55PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Sophie Austin The Associated Press

In a California gold rush town, some Black families are fighting for land taken from their ancestors

A historic gold-rush town in Northern California is at the center of a restitution fight led by Black families who say their ancestors' land was taken.

Published: Friday, July 19, 2024 10:06PM

Updated: Saturday, July 20, 2024 05:52PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Nicholas Gilmore ngilmore@sfnewmexican.com

Retirement community guard accused of sexually assaulting coworker

Jairo Castillo, 24, stands accused of sexually assaulting a coworker at La Secoya de el Castillo senior living community.

Published: Friday, July 19, 2024 10:00PM

Updated: Friday, July 19, 2024 05:53PM

City Desk

by: City Desk staff report

Which members of NM delegation want Biden to drop out?

City Desk ABQ asked each what they think

Published: Friday, July 19, 2024 10:25PM

Updated: Sunday, July 21, 2024 07:49PM

City Desk

by: Andy Lyman

These are the New Mexicans who will nominate Joe Biden or pick his replacement

A rundown of who’s representing the NM Democratic Party and how they’re chosen

Published: Friday, July 19, 2024 10:57PM

Updated: Sunday, July 21, 2024 07:49PM

City Desk

by: City Desk staff report

PHOTOS: A new mural is unveiled in the South Valley

“Glimpses of Our Barrios” has scenes from the Southwest Mesa and the South Valley

Published: Friday, July 19, 2024 08:13PM

Updated: Friday, July 19, 2024 10:29PM

Albuquerque Journal

by: Colleen Heild / Journal Investigative Reporter

Federal judge sends 'dark money' case back to state court

A top federal judge in New Mexico found no basis on Friday to hear a lawsuit in federal court alleging that a “dark money” political group is violating state campaign finance laws, including refusing to divulge its donors.

Published: Friday, July 19, 2024 07:15PM

Updated: Friday, July 19, 2024 10:19PM

City Desk

by: Elise Kaplan

Vasquez joins Heinrich in calling for Biden to step aside

The congressman echoed the senior senator’s concern over beating Trump

Published: Friday, July 19, 2024 10:07PM

Updated: Friday, July 19, 2024 11:17PM

KOB 4

by: Jonathan Fjeld

AFR: Central near San Mateo reopened following gas leak

Central Avenue is shut down near San Mateo as Albuquerque Fire Rescue is helping crews stop a gas leak in the area.

Published: Friday, July 19, 2024 08:55PM

Updated: Friday, July 19, 2024 11:20PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Nicholas Gilmore ngilmore@sfnewmexican.com

Crews continue cleanup of hazardous spill at ski basin

Workers are testing soil near Ski Santa Fe after a truck carrying hydrogen peroxide caught fire and caused a spill Wednesday.

Published: Friday, July 19, 2024 09:45PM

Updated: Friday, July 19, 2024 05:55PM

Albuquerque Journal

by: Matthew Narvaiz / Journal Staff Writer

Cookies to pay state $350K for violations on opening day celebration

The dispensary, Cookies, was charged with five violations by the state’s Cannabis Control Division.

Published: Friday, July 19, 2024 06:45PM

Updated: Saturday, July 20, 2024 09:04AM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By KEVIN McGILL - Associated Press

Ten Commandments won't go in some Louisiana classrooms until at least November as lawsuit plays out

Louisiana has agreed to delay implementing a requirement that the Ten Commandments be placed in all of the state’s public school classrooms, at least until November.

Published: Friday, July 19, 2024 04:03PM

Updated: Friday, July 19, 2024 02:14PM

Albuquerque Journal

by: Rozanna M. Martinez / Journal Arts Editor

Seeing stars: Sundance Film Festival may be moving to Santa Fe

Santa Fe has made the short list to host the Sundance Film Festival.

Published: Friday, July 19, 2024 05:30PM

Updated: Friday, July 19, 2024 10:19PM

Albuquerque Journal

by: Matthew Reisen / Journal Staff Writer

Two truck drivers killed in fiery head-on crash on I-25 after hitting elk

Two semitractor-trailer drivers were killed in a head-on collision Thursday night after one of them hit an elk on Interstate 25 and swerved into the opposite lane near Caballo Lake.

Published: Friday, July 19, 2024 05:23PM

Updated: Friday, July 19, 2024 10:19PM

Vietnam Communist Party chief Nguyen Phu Trong, the country's most powerful leader, dies at age 80

Nguyen Phu Trong, general secretary of Vietnam’s ruling Communist Party and the country’s most powerful politician, has died following months of ill health.

Published: Friday, July 19, 2024 04:02PM

Updated: Friday, July 19, 2024 12:45PM

KOB 4

by: Jonathan Fjeld

Santa Fe named finalist to host Sundance Film Festival

Santa Fe was selected as one of six finalist cities vying to host the Sundance Film Festival in 2027 and beyond.

Published: Friday, July 19, 2024 06:19PM

Updated: Friday, July 19, 2024 07:40PM

Albuquerque Journal

by: Gino Gutierrez / Journal Staff Writer

'We need this': students and staff celebrate a successful end of the Governor's Summer Challenge 2024

When Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham approached the New Mexico National Guard’s Adjutant General, Maj. Gen. Miguel Aguilar, in March with an idea to combine the state’s summer reading program with a physical education program run by the National …

Published: Friday, July 19, 2024 05:29PM

Updated: Friday, July 19, 2024 10:18PM

Albuquerque Journal

by: Matthew Reisen / Journal Staff Writer

Bernalillo County jail mistakenly releases another inmate

The Metropolitan Detention Center mistakenly released an inmate for the second time in less than a month.

Published: Friday, July 19, 2024 06:13PM

Updated: Friday, July 19, 2024 10:19PM

Albuquerque Journal

by: Olivier Uyttebrouck / Journal Staff Writer

Man claims self-defense in 2023 shooting death

Christopher Rodriguez told jurors Friday that he fatally shot a man in self-defense in 2023 during a contentious handoff of a 2-year-old girl between her parents outside a South Valley fast-food restaurant.

Published: Friday, July 19, 2024 06:15PM

Updated: Friday, July 19, 2024 10:19PM

New Mexico Political Report

by: Matthew Reichbach

Heinrich, Vasquez call on Biden to withdraw from campaign

The U.S. Senator and congressman each said Joe Biden should step aside for a new candidate. Meanwhile, another of the state's representatives backed Biden.

Published: Friday, July 19, 2024 04:59PM

Updated: Saturday, July 20, 2024 05:27AM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Kim Shanahan

Denise Montoya succeeds a legend, but she's prepared

New state Home Builders Association CEO has connections, some background and a great predecessor in Jack Milarch.

Published: Friday, July 19, 2024 03:26PM

Updated: Friday, July 19, 2024 11:39AM

City Desk

by: Elise Kaplan

Sen. Heinrich calls on Biden to pass the torch

Senior senator joins Democratic lawmakers across the country

Published: Friday, July 19, 2024 04:21PM

Updated: Friday, July 19, 2024 11:13PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: +23By Charlotte Graham-Mclay, Elainen Kurtenbach, David McHugh, Haleluya Hadero and Barbara Ortutay The Associated Press

A faulty software update causes havoc worldwide for airlines, hospitals and governments

A global technology outage grounded flights, knocked banks offline and media outlets off air after a faulty software update disrupted companies and services around the world.

Published: Friday, July 19, 2024 03:35PM

Updated: Friday, July 19, 2024 05:32PM

ABQ Raw

by: newsdesk

APD Police Chief Medina Avoids Criminal Charges and Gets Verbal Reprimand from His Own Department

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Published: Friday, July 19, 2024 02:53PM

Updated: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:00PM

The Taos News

by: Staff report

Town asks residents to be on alert for fire hydrant vandalism

The Town of Taos is urging residents to remain vigilant after law enforcement received multiple reports of fire hydrant vandalism earlier this week.

Published: Friday, July 19, 2024 09:38AM

Updated: Friday, July 19, 2024 10:09AM

Sen. Heinrich calls for Biden to step aside

United States Sen. Martin Heinrich called on President Joe Biden to withdraw from the 2024 presidential campaign Friday morning. Read moreSen. Heinrich calls for Biden to step aside

Published: Friday, July 19, 2024 11:55AM

Environment Department confirms boil water advisory required for North Ranchos De Placitas Water & Sanitation District Water System

The New Mexico Environment Department’s (NMED) Drinking Water Bureau has confirmed that a “boil water advisory” is required for the North Ranchos De Placitas W&am… Read moreEnvironment Department confirms boil water advisory required for North Ranchos De Placitas Water & Sanitation District Water System

Published: Friday, July 19, 2024 10:39AM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: +14By Kirill Zarubin The Associated Press

Russia convicts US journalist of spying in a trial widely seen as politically motivated

Wall Street Journal reporter Evan Gershkovich has been convicted of espionage charges that his employer and the U.S. vehemently reject. He was sentenced to 16 years in prison.

Published: Friday, July 19, 2024 10:14AM

Updated: Friday, July 19, 2024 05:18PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: +4By Steve Peoples, Bill Barrow and Michelle L. Price The Associated Press

Republicans emerge from their convention thrilled with Trump and talking about a blowout victory

Republican officials, strategists and activists who packed into their national convention this week are exuding a confidence not seen in decades. Boos and infighting marred Donald Trump’s first convention in 2016.

Published: Friday, July 19, 2024 04:54AM

Updated: Friday, July 19, 2024 05:24PM

Governor: Legislature should be 'embarrassed' after rejecting her special session agenda

SANTA FE — Five hours and no action on her crime-related agenda. Read moreGovernor: Legislature should be 'embarrassed' after rejecting her special session agenda

Published: Friday, July 19, 2024 08:00AM

Roswell Daily Record

by: By Alex Ross Roswell Daily Record

Lawmakers end special session with no action on crime bills

The New Mexico House of Representatives and Senate adjourned Thursday without taking action on the crime bills that they were called to Santa Fe to consider.

Published: Friday, July 19, 2024 09:22AM

Rio Grande Sun

by: By Jennifer A. Garcia

Police Blotter: Weeds Cause Fistfight Between Two Neighbors

The police blotter is published to give readers an abridged look at criminal activity in their community and neighborhood. It is simply an illustration of what local law enforcement, funded by taxpayers, must deal with daily throughout the Española Valley.

Published: Friday, July 19, 2024 04:00AM

Updated: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:03PM

Piñon Post

by: Piñon Post

New Mexico ‘Self-righteous’ MLG throws ‘tantrum’ at Dems who killed crime special session

On Thursday, the New Mexico Legislature convened a special session called by Democrat Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham to address public safety measures. The session aimed to consider eight bills related to criminal competency standards, mental health treatment, crime reporting, pedestrian safety, gun violence, drug overdoses, and wildfire relief. In the

Published: Friday, July 19, 2024 12:00AM

Roswell Daily Record

by: By Alex Ross Roswell Daily Record

Suspected child rapist and kidnapper arrested following high-speed pursuit

An attempt to apprehend a man accused of kidnapping and sex crimes against children touched off a high-speed police pursuit Wednesday that ended with the suspect crash…

Published: Friday, July 19, 2024 12:00AM

Source New Mexico

by: Ashley Murray

Top Trump adviser says 2024 election ‘not over’ until Inauguration Day

MILWAUKEE — A top Trump campaign official said Thursday that the 2024 presidential race will not be over until Inauguration Day, rather than after Election Day on Nov. 5 — when voters across the nation go to the polls to cast their ballots and a result normally is projected. The

Published: Friday, July 19, 2024 12:00AM

Roswell Daily Record

by: By Terri Harber Roswell Daily Record

Business excellence recognized at RCCEDC awards gala

Nearly two dozen area businesses were recognized as “Best of Chaves County” by the Roswell-Chaves County Economic Development Corporation (RCCEDC). The event drew 360 …

Published: Friday, July 19, 2024 12:00AM

Source New Mexico

by: Paige Gross

IT glitch causing delays in flights, business operations globally

Air travel, banking, media and hospital systems are just some of the industries affected by a bug in a software update that has scrambled business operations for many globally Friday morning. Many of those who use Microsoft Windows are likely experiencing a “blue screen of death” or an error page.

Published: Friday, July 19, 2024 12:00AM

New Mexico Sun

by: New Mexico Sun

County Treasurer's Office to close for staff training on July 24

The County Treasurer's Office will be closed Wednesday, July 24, for staff training and development. Regular business hours will resume at 8 a.m. on Thursday, July 25.

Published: Friday, July 19, 2024 12:00AM

New Mexico Sun

by: New Mexico Sun

Some recycling routes in NW parts of the city delayed until Saturday

Published: Friday, July 19, 2024 12:00AM

Legislators pass disaster assistance funding, end special session quickly

The two issues passed were only a fraction of what Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham had on her special session agenda.

Published: Friday, July 19, 2024 01:13AM

Updated: Friday, July 19, 2024 03:29PM

Piñon Post

by: Piñon Post

New Mexico Heinrich bleeds supporters after he throws Biden under the bus

On Friday, Democrat Sen. Martin Heinrich called for Joe Biden to withdraw from the 2024 presidential race, a significant shift following his previous, more reserved statements regarding Biden’s cognitive abilities and political future. Heinrich praised Biden’s accomplishments, stating, “Joe Biden is one of the most accomplished presidents in modern history.

Published: Friday, July 19, 2024 12:00AM

New Mexico Sun

by: New Mexico Sun

Cattle collaborations among key topics at NMSU's upcoming field day

New Mexico State University’s annual field day at the Rex E. Kirksey Agricultural Science Center in Tucumcari, New Mexico, will be held on August 6 and will cover topics such as forage sorghum, alternate cropping systems, and cattle genetic testing. This event is free and open to the public.

Published: Friday, July 19, 2024 12:00AM

City Desk

by: Elise Kaplan

APD chief reprimanded for car crash that injured citizen

An internal investigation found he violated two department policies

Published: Friday, July 19, 2024 12:14AM

Source New Mexico

by: Patrick Lohmann

Sen. Heinrich calls on Biden to drop out

New Mexico’s senior senator is calling on President Joe Biden to “pass the torch” to give Democrats a better chance of defeating former President Donald Trump in November. Heinrich is the third Democratic United States senator to publicly call on Biden to step down, following Sens. Jon Tester of Montana

Published: Friday, July 19, 2024 12:00AM

Source New Mexico

by: Jennifer Shutt

Ohio’s J.D. Vance pitches for swing-state votes in accepting nod as Trump VP

MILWAUKEE — J.D. Vance — the freshman Ohio senator who used to rebuke Donald Trump’s character and policies before becoming one of his most ardent supporters in Congress — formally accepted the nomination as Trump’s running mate Wednesday at the Republican National Convention. Vance spoke directly to the swing-state voters

Published: Friday, July 19, 2024 12:00AM

Source New Mexico

by: Jennifer Shutt

Trump describes assassination attempt in speech accepting GOP presidential nomination

MILWAUKEE — Donald Trump in an unusual speech accepting the GOP presidential nomination Thursday at the fourth and final night of the Republican National Convention gave a detailed account about the attempt on his life last weekend when a gunman shot at him during a campaign rally in Pennsylvania. “I

Published: Friday, July 19, 2024 12:00AM

Piñon Post

by: Piñon Post

New Mexico Vasquez joins Heinrich in throwing Biden ‘to the wolves’

On Friday, Sen. Martin Heinrich, after weeks of criticism for a limp statement on Biden’s cognitive decline, finally threw the octogenarian Democrat to the wolves and called for him to drop out of the presidential race after being a fervent supporter. He wrote, “While the decision to withdraw from the

Published: Friday, July 19, 2024 12:00AM

New Mexico Sun

by: New Mexico Sun

Sheriff's office warns residents about scam involving fake arrest orders

The Sheriff's Office has issued a warning regarding fake arrest orders being sent to individuals via smartphones. Victims are then instructed to purchase grocery store gift cards or make payments through cash apps such as Zelle and Venmo.

Published: Friday, July 19, 2024 12:00AM

Edgewood Independent

by: Associated Press

New Mexico Democrats mostly rebuff calls from Democratic governor to address high crime rates

The Independent News The hometown news source for the East Mountains, Edgewood and Estancia valley. By MORGAN LEE Associated Press SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Democrats in the state legislative majority on Thursday resisted calls by New Mexico’s governor for immediate action to address the “dangerous intersection” of crime and

Published: Friday, July 19, 2024 12:00AM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Gabrielle Porter and Daniel J. Chacón gporter@sfnewmexican.com dchacon@sfnewmexican.com

Legislature ends one-day special session, ignoring most of governor's crime bills

Lawmakers brought a one-day special session to an abrupt end, passing a funding bill while ignoring the rest of Lujan Grisham's agenda.

Published: Thursday, July 18, 2024 11:45PM

Updated: Saturday, July 20, 2024 04:45AM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Esteban Candelaria ecandelaria@sfnewmexican.com

1 in 3 New Mexico college students are parents, study finds

Survey results show that single mothers with degrees earn more over their lifetime.

Published: Thursday, July 18, 2024 11:30PM

Updated: Friday, July 19, 2024 10:01AM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Milan Simonich

Governor can't fight crime with ineptitude

Lujan Grisham's special session collapses in five hours. If cooler heads prevail, she will not try for a second act.

Published: Thursday, July 18, 2024 11:15PM

Updated: Friday, July 19, 2024 02:32AM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Gabrielle Porter gporter@sfnewmexican.com

'It's out there': COVID outbreak temporarily mutes local chorale group

Coronavirus cases began rising slightly in May across New Mexico, although state leaders say they're now leveling off.

Published: Thursday, July 18, 2024 11:00PM

Updated: Thursday, July 18, 2024 06:16PM

City Desk

by: UNM Health

UNM Hospital, SRMC receive highest awards in clinical care

Published: Thursday, July 18, 2024 11:36PM

Updated: Friday, July 19, 2024 10:32PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

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

Gun stolen from Republican senator's vehicle in Santa Fe

Brantley said the vehicle break-in happened outside a casita she is renting about five or six blocks from the state Capitol.

Published: Thursday, July 18, 2024 10:45PM

Updated: Thursday, July 18, 2024 06:14PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Steve Peoples, Jill Colvin and Jonathan J. Cooper The Associated Press

Trump describes assassination attempt in personal detail as he accepts Republican nomination

Trump’s address, among the longest convention speeches in modern history, marked the climax and conclusion of a massive four-day Republican pep rally as voters weigh an election that currently features two deeply unpopular candidates.

Published: Thursday, July 18, 2024 10:35PM

Updated: Friday, July 19, 2024 02:37AM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Nicholas Gilmore ngilmore@sfnewmexican.com

Man accused of shooting, killing brother in Gonzales Ranch

Charles Sena, 45, faces a charge of second-degree murder in the killing of 43-year-old Greg Sena in the rural community.

Published: Thursday, July 18, 2024 10:30PM

Updated: Thursday, July 18, 2024 06:16PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: The New Mexican

Retired FBI agent sworn into San Juan County seat

Rep. William A. Hall II was appointed to fill the House District 3 seat left vacant by former Minority Leader Ryan Lane.

Published: Thursday, July 18, 2024 10:30PM

Updated: Thursday, July 18, 2024 06:14PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Phaedra Haywood phaywood@sfnewmexican.com

Man convicted in 2021 gang rape gets 45 years in prison

A prosecutor several factors warranted the maximum sentence, including Owin Erlandi Lemus Cardona's "lack of remorse and lack of accountability."

Published: Thursday, July 18, 2024 10:15PM

Updated: Friday, July 19, 2024 02:28AM

Rio Rancho Fire and Rescue adds two new engines

The approval of a $4 million public safety bond for new Fire and Police Department equipment has allowed Rio Rancho Fire and Rescue to acquire new equipment, incl… Read moreRio Rancho Fire and Rescue adds two new engines

Published: Thursday, July 18, 2024 04:03PM

City Desk

by: Associated Press

Trump, in highly personal speech, will accept GOP nomination again days after assassination attempt

Published: Thursday, July 18, 2024 10:23PM

Updated: Thursday, July 18, 2024 10:24PM

City Desk

by: Associated Press

Obama, Pelosi and other Democrats make a fresh push for Biden to reconsider 2024 race

Published: Thursday, July 18, 2024 08:19PM

Updated: Thursday, July 18, 2024 08:28PM

ABQ Raw

by: newsdesk

Update on Fatal Crash: Two Innocent Victims Dead, Repeat Felon Charged in Case

As reported yesterday, the Albuquerque Police Department (APD) is investigating a fatal traffic collision that occurred yesterday, July 17, 2024, at the intersection of Marquette Ave. and Espanola St. N.E. Incident Details: At approximately 4:20 PM, APD officers initiated a traffic stop on a vehicle in the vicinity of 7817

Published: Thursday, July 18, 2024 07:35PM

Updated: Thursday, July 18, 2024 08:01PM

City Desk

by: Rodd Cayton

New APS superintendent announced changing goals

Just ahead of the school year, the district’s board went over future benchmarks

Published: Thursday, July 18, 2024 10:19PM

City Desk

by: Source NM

LFC: Bernalillo County violent crime mostly flat from 2017 high

Analysts recommended continued investments in treatments for drug abuse, mental health and addressing poverty to reduce crime

Published: Thursday, July 18, 2024 08:13PM

City Desk

by: Rodd Cayton

How does a movie about ABQ’s infamous serial killer case impact the investigation?

Q & A with the Albuquerque Police Department about Boneyard

Published: Thursday, July 18, 2024 10:09PM

Updated: Thursday, July 18, 2024 10:16PM

City Desk

by: Source NM

NM House lawmakers introduce one bill at special session, bypassing most of NM Gov’s crime agenda

Published: Thursday, July 18, 2024 10:28PM

Updated: Thursday, July 18, 2024 10:59PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Nicholas Gilmore ngilmore@sfnewmexican.com

Elderly woman dies in Chimayó house fire

Authorities said two firefighters suffered minor injuries while trying to rescue a woman from a Chimayó house fire Wednesday morning.

Published: Thursday, July 18, 2024 10:00PM

Updated: Thursday, July 18, 2024 06:16PM

Santa Fe New Mexican

by: By Kimberlee Kruesi The Associated Press

Federal appeals court dismisses lawsuit over Tennessee's anti-drag show ban

A federal appeals court has dismissed a lawsuit challenging Tennessee’s first-in-the-nation law designed to place strict limits on drag shows, reversing a lower court ruling that deemed the statute unconstitutional.

Published: Thursday, July 18, 2024 03:03PM

Updated: Friday, July 19, 2024 03:01AM

Special session to start, despite legislative opposition

“We’re asking lawmakers to do right by New Mexico, to do right by all of our cities and counties and to create the kind of opportunities for us to get help to the people who need that help,” Lujan Grisham said.

Published: Thursday, July 18, 2024 06:05AM

Updated: Thursday, July 18, 2024 04:36AM

New Mexico has some of the nation’s toughest oil and gas regulations. Enforcing them is another matter.

According to James Kenney, the Environment Department secretary, the two lawyers in his office already have 79 oil and gas air quality investigations on their plates, comprising 70% of their caseload. Furthermore, he said 15% of New Mexico’s oil production is already happening under federal consent decrees after companies were

Published: Thursday, July 18, 2024 06:01AM

Updated: Thursday, July 18, 2024 04:37AM

Las Cruces Sun

by: Jessica Onsurez

New Mexico Lottery Powerball, Pick 3 Day results for July 17, 2024

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

Published: Thursday, July 18, 2024 05:00AM

Police and fire gear up for battle of the badges

The annual Battle of the Badges blood drive is set to take place 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. July 27. Read morePolice and fire gear up for battle of the badges

Published: Thursday, July 18, 2024 03:45PM

Rio Grande Sun

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

‘What Are You Looking at Baboso?’ Comment, Staring Allegedly Starts Fight at Fiesta Saturday

A fight on July 13 at the Española Fiesta, that allegedly began because one man was staring at another, ended with both of them being arrested and charged with battery and public affray.

Published: Thursday, July 18, 2024 04:00AM

Updated: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:03PM

Rio Grande Sun

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

After Months of Anticipation, New City Clerk Named

After months of at least two employees filling in to help out with the vacant city clerk position, Mayor John Ramon Vigil on July 9 made an appointment.

Published: Thursday, July 18, 2024 04:00AM

Updated: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:03PM

Rio Grande Sun

by: By Chris Patrick Morgan Special to the SUN

Moving Arts Looking for New Home

Moving Arts Española needs a new space.

Published: Thursday, July 18, 2024 04:00AM

Updated: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:03PM

Rio Grande Sun

by: By Chris Patrick Morgan Special to the SUN

Bring ’Em Out: Lowrider Day is July 27

The lowrider is, perhaps, Española’s most unique form of artistic and cultural expression.

Published: Thursday, July 18, 2024 04:00AM

Updated: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:03PM

Rio Grande Sun

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

Developer Wants to Bring Business to Española

West Side Plan Includes New Townhomes and a Grocery Store

Published: Thursday, July 18, 2024 04:00AM

Updated: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:03PM

Pets of the Week 7/18/24

Everyone’s favorite tugboat Tank can’t resist a full sploot on a cool floor in the hot dog days of summer! Our chonky meatball muffin makes everyone weak in the knees with his sweet swagger and charm — this one-year-old, 73-lb. handsome hunk is perfection on paws! Tank is house trained,

Published: Thursday, July 18, 2024 04:00AM

Updated: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:03PM

ABQ Raw

by: newsdesk

Governor Signs Special Session Proclamation with Public Safety the Focus

SANTA FE – Today, Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham readout a proclamation convening a special session of the New Mexico State Legislature on July 18, 2024, to address critical public safety concerns affecting the state. A packed room of police, fire, medical, lawmakers, and victims were in the room showing the

Published: Thursday, July 18, 2024 02:25AM

Updated: Monday, July 22, 2024 02:00PM

Roswell Daily Record

by: Christina Stock Photo

Picturing the Day

Locals may think that this part of Roswell — the railroad district on the east side of town — looks rather bleak. However, for location scouts in the film industry, th…

Published: Thursday, July 18, 2024 12:00AM

MLG Shows Carrot And Stick In Final Hours Push For Her Special Session Crime Bills; Meeting Starts At Noon Today With No Apparent Deal, Plus: Heinrich Nicks Nella In First Negative TV Ad, And: The Full Special Session Proclamation  

MLG had some carrot and some stick for New Mexico's legislature as she signed the proclamation calling for a special session starting at noon today that has been strongly opposed by a variety of Democratic Party interest groups. She corralled leading law enforcement officials as well as a number of

Published: Thursday, July 18, 2024 12:00AM

Roswell Daily Record

by: By Terri Harber Roswell Daily Record

Behavioral health needs highlighted during committee meeting

Members of the Public Safety Committee on Tuesday heard about continuing efforts to reduce the number of people in jail with behavioral issues when they met.

Published: Thursday, July 18, 2024 12:00AM

San Miguel County man arrested for killing brother

{{description}} Email notifications are only sent once a day, and only if there are new matching items. A San Miguel County man is behind bars after allegedly shooting and killing his brother following a dispute on their family’s property Monday night. Charles Sena, 45, of Gonzales Ranch, faces a charge

Published: Thursday, July 18, 2024 12:00AM

10 local businesses awarded micro grants

Cute & Sassy Boutique in Las Vegas was one of 10 local businesses awarded RDC micro grants. {{description}} Email notifications are only sent once a day, and only if there are new matching items. Cute & Sassy Boutique in Las Vegas was one of 10 local businesses awarded RDC micro

Published: Thursday, July 18, 2024 12:00AM

Roswell Daily Record

by: By Alex Ross Roswell Daily Record

Materials on display stolen from UFO museum

Some artifacts from the alleged 1947 UFO crash were recently reported stolen from the International UFO Museum and Research Center.

Published: Thursday, July 18, 2024 12:00AM

New Mexico Sun

by: New Mexico Sun

Albuquerque murder suspect apprehended by Texas deputies

Published: Thursday, July 18, 2024 12:00AM

Silver City Daily Press

by: Silver City Daily Press

Please! Don’t Pop

Published: Thursday, July 18, 2024 12:00AM

Roswell Daily Record

by: By Alex Ross Roswell Daily Record

Lujan Grisham moves forward with special session

Undeterred by opposition from lawmakers within her own party, Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham signed a proclamation Wednesday calling lawmakers back to Santa Fe for a spec…

Published: Thursday, July 18, 2024 12:00AM

Roswell Daily Record

by: By Alex Ross Roswell Daily Record

Woman found dead outside Hobby Lobby

A 55-year-old woman was found dead late Tuesday in a vehicle outside of the Roswell Mall.

Published: Thursday, July 18, 2024 12:00AM

Las Vegas Optic

by: Las Vegas Optic reports

The New Mexico Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources Department’s Forestry Division is working with the USDA Forest Service to help mitigate potential hazards from trees that could damage roads, structures, or powerlines on private lands within the Hermit’s Peak Calf Canyon fire area. “Our priority is to ensure the safety

Published: Thursday, July 18, 2024 12:00AM

Las Vegas Optic

by: Ryan Lowery

Colorado homicide suspect convicted for shooting at LVPD officers

Robert Rudichar A Colorado man is headed to prison for shooting at Las Vegas Police Department officers in the summer of 2023. Robert Rudichar Robert James Rudichar, 44, in March pleaded guilty to two counts of aggravated assault on a peace officer; a Las Vegas district court judge last week

Published: Thursday, July 18, 2024 12:00AM

ABQ Raw

by: newsdesk

APD Investigating Fatal Crash Involving Stolen Vehicle that Hit Innocent Elderly Victims

News - Around 4:25 PM, a person in a stolen vehicle reportedly crashed into another car at Marquette and Espanola. The individual driving the stolen car then fled the scene.

Published: Wednesday, July 17, 2024 11:06PM

Updated: Thursday, July 18, 2024 07:19PM

Las Vegas Optic

by: Vanessa Maciel

Local teen selected to attend UWC in Japan

Las Vegas teen Theo Williamson was recently selected to attend UWC ISAK Japan located in Karuizawa, a small town northwest of Tokyo. Theo Williamson Las Vegas teen Theo Williamson was recently selected to attend UWC ISAK Japan located in Karuizawa, a small town northwest of Tokyo. Sixteen-year-old Theo Williamson will

Published: Thursday, July 18, 2024 12:00AM

Las Vegas Optic

by: Vanessa Maciel

Café Justo offers Las Vegans a chance to help people living in Mexico

The Justo building, which is the offices of the Café Justo Co-op, in Salvador Urbina, Chiapas, Mexico. The group includes growers and board members. Frank Beurskens is standing second from the left and Jan Beurskens is at the far right. The Justo building, which is the offices of the Café

Published: Thursday, July 18, 2024 12:00AM

Searchlight New Mexico

by: Ed Williams

Life, death or deportation

Published: Thursday, July 18, 2024 12:00AM

New Mexico Sun

by: New Mexico Sun

UNM Hospital and SRMC earn national recognition for clinical care

Published: Thursday, July 18, 2024 12:00AM

FEMA may help with rent for those displaced due to fires, floods

Renters and homeowners who live in Lincoln, Otero, Rio Arriba and San Juan counties or on the Mescalero Apache Reservation and whose primary residence is uninhabitable…

Published: Thursday, July 18, 2024 12:00AM