156 Articles in Albuquerque News
KOAT Action News

by: Faith Egbuonu

Mother, son charged for illegally selling guns, 'Glock' switches

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Video above: 20-year-old Joe Jasso and his mother, 42-year-old Rachael Jasso, have been accused of modifying firearms to fully automatic before selling to potential buyers. Jasso [Joe] pleaded guilty to his charges. A criminal complaint was filed at U.S. District Court. A date for Jasso's sentencing has

Published: Friday, June 14, 2024 01:05AM

KOAT Action News

by: T.J. Wilham

UNM security guard caught vandalizing gay pride flags

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — After graduating college and spending his whole life in New York, Ben Gerstner was looking for someplace to go to earn his Ph.D."Visiting Albuquerque for the first time, traveling west for the first time, as you know, a 21-year-old was incredible,” said Gerstner, who is openly gay.

Published: Friday, June 14, 2024 01:05AM

Working out in the extreme heat

The summer season brings hot weather and, for some places, extreme heat. That can be dangerous for people who exercise outside. Here are some important reminders if you work out outside.Be sure to wear light-colored athletic clothing. Dark colors and heavy clothes can cause your body to heat up faster

Published: Friday, June 14, 2024 01:05AM

KOAT Action News

by: Faith Egbuonu

Allegations on misuse of taxpayer funds from Mayor Tim Keller's staff, top city administrators raise questions

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Video above: The Office of Inspector General released a 16-page report alleging misuse of taxpayer funds from the city of Albuquerque in June 2024 in connection to sick pay leave upon resignation. The OIG received a complaint alleging violations of "the city's personnel policy and abuse of

Published: Friday, June 14, 2024 01:05AM

KOAT Action News

by: Andres Valle

Creating a more inclusive space to play sports for those who are LGBTQ+

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Participating in community sports may not seem special, but for members of the LGBTQ community, it can be uncomfortable.Now the "Hot Jocks" are trying to make the playing field more inclusive. Advertisement "There was something unique and special about having it be a queer and trans-centered space

Published: Friday, June 14, 2024 01:05AM

Beating the summer heat with 'Operation Cooldown'

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — The extreme summer heat is being felt across New Mexico. Albuquerque leaders are offering a way for people to stay cool and beat the heat: Operation Cooldown.When the temperatures reach 100 degrees or higher, Parks and Recreations will turn on the sprinklers at four city parks, allowing

Published: Friday, June 14, 2024 01:05AM

KRQE Local Reporting you can Trust

by: by: Travis Schlepp, Sandra Mitchell

Mother of boys hit and killed by socialite Rebecca Grossman dismayed by light sentence

LOS ANGELES (KTLA) – The mother of two boys hit and killed by California socialite Rebecca Grossman is expressing her disappointment in Grossman’s recent sentencing. Grossman, 60, was found guilty in February of two counts of second-degree murder, two counts of vehicular manslaughter with gross negligence and one count of

Published: Friday, June 14, 2024 01:05AM

KOAT Action News

by: Breana Albizu

Local students developing gunshot detection device

SANTA FE, N.M. — The threat of a school shooting. It's a big concern for any student, and like Edward Scott, it's something you can just never forget."Like, at any moment, there could be a school shooter, and you don't even know about it," he said. "I remember my freshman

Published: Friday, June 14, 2024 01:05AM

NTSB: Investigation shows gear failure behind deadly BCSO helicopter crash

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — On July 16, 2022, a helicopter flown by the Bernalillo County Sheriff's Office crashed outside of Las Vegas, New Mexico, while returning from fighting a wildfire. All members of the crew were killed in the crash. Advertisement >>> Video Above: Timeline of final flight of BCSO Metro

Published: Friday, June 14, 2024 01:05AM

Bernalillo County down to three finalists for manager

BERNALILLO COUNTY, N.M. — The top three candidates for the upcoming open manager position for Bernalillo County have been selected.The three finalists for Bernalillo County Manager are: Advertisement Cindy Chavez, of San Jose, California, has worked with Santa Clara County since 2013. Her resume lists her as the county Board

Published: Friday, June 14, 2024 01:05AM

KOAT Action News

by: Andres Valle

Border Patrol shows how they're working to save lives on the southern border

SUNLAND PARK, N.M. — According to border patrol officials, the Sunland Park area is the busiest and most heavily trafficked for undocumented migrants in the El Paso Sector.U.S. Customs & Border Protection allowed KOAT to tour the border in a ride-along to showcase the dangers of crossing the border illegally.

Published: Friday, June 14, 2024 01:05AM

Power outage restored in Santa Fe

SANTA FE, N.M. — A power outage affecting thousands of people in Santa Fe has been restored.A spokesperson with the Public Service Company of New Mexico said 10,000 customers lost power around 8 p.m. Tuesday, June 11. Advertisement Crews were dispatched and just before 10:25 p.m., and the number of

Published: Friday, June 14, 2024 01:05AM

Emergency alert siren tests in Mora and San Miguel counties

People in Mora and San Miguel counties may hear sirens starting Wednesday.The New Mexico Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Management is conducting weekly outdoor emergency alert siren tests. This is to warn residents of severe weather impacts in the Hermit's Peak/Calf Canyon burn scar. Advertisement The sirens are currently

Published: Friday, June 14, 2024 01:05AM

Albuquerque police officer arrested for intoxicated driving

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — A police officer with the Albuquerque Police Department is on administrative leave after being arrested for driving while intoxicated.Police Officer Jordan Hernandez was arrested around midnight on Sunday by New Mexico State Police. It happened after a state police officer saw him drive at a high rate

Published: Friday, June 14, 2024 01:05AM

City Desk

by: Damon Scott

A visitors center with no visitors: When will the taxpayer-funded project open?

Council to hear legislation regarding Route 66 Visitors Center commission

Published: Thursday, June 13, 2024 09:38PM

Updated: Thursday, June 13, 2024 11:01PM

City Desk

by: Guest commentary

Letter to the Editor: City Charter Amendments Need Review by Blue Ribbon Task Force

Submitted by Joaquin Baca, District 2 City Councilor

Published: Thursday, June 13, 2024 09:34PM

Updated: Thursday, June 13, 2024 09:36PM

City Desk

by: Associated Press

Unanimous Supreme Court preserves access to widely used abortion medication

The drug mifepristone was used in nearly two-thirds of abortions in the U.S. last year

Published: Thursday, June 13, 2024 07:44PM

City Desk

by: Rodd Cayton

County seeks input on how to spend $40.5 million

Residents can weigh in during webinars on Monday

Published: Thursday, June 13, 2024 09:45PM

Updated: Thursday, June 13, 2024 10:20PM

City Desk

by: Connor Currier

Opening of Los Padillas pool delayed

What pools are open?

Published: Thursday, June 13, 2024 10:45PM

Updated: Thursday, June 13, 2024 11:30PM

City Desk

by: Elizabeth McCall

Overnight shelters, wall heights, boats in the front yard: See what zoning changes could be coming

Councilors plan to discuss zoning changes on Monday

Published: Thursday, June 13, 2024 10:55PM

Updated: Thursday, June 13, 2024 11:27PM

Albuquerque Journal

by: Nakayla Mcclelland / Journal Staff Writer

Gas prices expected to fall and stay low through summer

Commuters and vacationers can breathe a sigh of relief at the gas pump knowing gas prices appear to be dropping as the summer travel season kicks in, according… Read moreGas prices expected to fall and stay low through summer

Published: Thursday, June 13, 2024 06:30PM

Updated: Friday, June 14, 2024 01:00AM

Albuquerque Journal

by: Cathy Cook / Journal Staff Writer

Blue collar county employees get a 10% raise

County commissioners approved a new bargaining agreement with Bernalillo County blue collar union employees on Tuesday, giving them a 10% base pay increase. Read moreBlue collar county employees get a 10% raise

Published: Thursday, June 13, 2024 06:20PM

'Spirit of service': Albuquerque Fire Rescue graduates its 102nd Cadet Class

Twenty new firefighters were ushered into the ranks Thursday as the graduation ceremony for the Albuquerque Fire Rescue 102nd Cadet Class took place at Balloon Fi… Read more'Spirit of service': Albuquerque Fire Rescue graduates its 102nd Cadet Class

Published: Thursday, June 13, 2024 06:22PM

Updated: Friday, June 14, 2024 01:00AM

New Mexico Sun

by: New Mexico Sun

UNM-GPS launches dashboards on pedestrian and cyclist car crash data

The University of New Mexico Geospatial and Population Studies (UNM-GPS) has launched two new dashboards aimed at examining data on crashes involving pedestrians and cyclists. Although pedestrians are involved in only about 2% of traffic crashes in New Mexico, they account for 20% of all crash-related fatalities.

Published: Thursday, June 13, 2024 12:00AM

Officials: Aircraft down near Double Eagle Airport

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – An aircraft went down near the Double Eagle Airport shortly after takeoff Thursday afternoon, according to the ABQ International Airport. Officials say the pilot of the plane is fine and walking and there is no major damage to the plane. Albuquerque Fire Rescue says crews are

Published: Thursday, June 13, 2024 04:54PM

Story time in the park kicks off at Albuquerque’s Aztec park

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – In partnership with Albuquerque Public Schools’ Story Time in the Park, the City of Albuquerque, and Bernalillo County, KRQE Cares Books for Kids kicked off the summer story time sessions at Aztec Park. During each session, volunteers read a book to the students while they enjoy

Published: Thursday, June 13, 2024 02:55PM

Source New Mexico

by: Austin Fisher

Santa Ana Pueblo takes back ancestral land, declares conservation efforts, trespassing enforcement

An area of high desert hills and prairie near Albuquerque which was once called Alamo Ranch will again be known by its original name: Tamaya Kwii Kee Nee Puu. The 60,000 acres represent ancestral farming and hunting grounds of the “Tamayame,” the original Keres word for the people of the

Published: Thursday, June 13, 2024 12:00AM

The Paper

by: City Desk ABQ

This Bites: New Ankle-Biting Mosquito May Suck ABQ’s Summer Fun

Posted inNews This Bites: New Ankle-Biting Mosquito May Suck ABQ’s Summer Fun by City Desk ABQ 9 hours agoJune 13, 2024 By ELIZABETH McCALL This summer may bite. For years the Environmental Health Department (EHD) has relied on part-time, seasonal “mosquito technicians.” This year, after seeing a rise in the

Published: Thursday, June 13, 2024 09:19AM

Albuquerque Journal

by: HOLLY MEYER / Associated Press

Ruing past boarding-school abuses, US Catholic bishops consider new outreach to Native Americans

U.S. Catholic Bishops convening for a two-day meeting are considering a new, multifaceted program of outreach to Native American Catholics.

Published: Thursday, June 13, 2024 02:33PM

Updated: Thursday, June 13, 2024 02:55PM

Albuquerque Journal

by: SCOTT SONNER and MORGAN LEE / Associated Press

Dozens of hikers became ill during trips to waterfalls near the Grand Canyon

Dozens of tourists say they became ill after visiting a popular Arizona tourist destination known for its towering blue-green waterfalls. Hikers have reported symptoms that include vomiting and diarrhea during a time of excessive heat. The wa…

Published: Thursday, June 13, 2024 02:28PM

Updated: Thursday, June 13, 2024 02:59PM

Young workers lonely, disengaged and looking for an exit: Report

(NewsNation) — As overall employee well-being declined, 1 in 4 young workers reported experiencing “daily loneliness” in 2023, a new Gallup State of the Workplace report found. The look at workplace environment and employee emotions revealed startling trends among the world’s workers. Approximately 20% of employees worldwide experience “daily loneliness”

Published: Thursday, June 13, 2024 01:25PM

New Mexico Sun

by: New Mexico Sun

Los Luceros Historic Site to offer Dawn til Dusk hours

The site will be open from 6 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., with the first extended Sunday on July 7.

Published: Thursday, June 13, 2024 12:00AM

Los Padillas Pool opening paused indefinitely after delay

NEW MEXICO (KRQE) – After officials announced delays in the opening of the Los Padillas community pool in the South Valley, the county says they don’t know when the pool might be opened. The pool was originally slated to open for summer, but in late May, county officials said contractors

Published: Thursday, June 13, 2024 06:57PM

KRQE Local Reporting you can Trust

by: by: Jordan Honeycutt

City of Rio Rancho hosting food truck fiesta in September

RIO RANCHO, N.M. (KRQE) – Calling all food lovers, this fall the City of Rio Rancho will have a food truck fiesta at Cabezon Park. The fiesta will also feature venders, magicians, henna, and face painters. Officials ban some fireworks in unincorporated portions of Santa Fe County If you own

Published: Thursday, June 13, 2024 04:25PM

KRQE Local Reporting you can Trust

by: by: Jordan Honeycutt

Las Cruces man charged with murder to be held behind bars until trial

LAS CRUCES, N.M. (KRQE) – A Las Cruces man, accused of stabbing and killing his neighbor, is being held behind bars. Gary Allyn was arrested after the Las Cruces Police Department found the body of Timothy White. On June 5, two people went to visit White and found him stabbed

Published: Thursday, June 13, 2024 04:50PM

City Desk

by: Associated Press

Santa Ana Pueblo is on a preservation mission as it celebrates trust status for ancestral lands

The Santa Ana transfer is one of the largest in New Mexico

Published: Thursday, June 13, 2024 01:52PM

Education leaders discuss teacher retention issues in New Mexico

NEW MEXICO (KRQE) – New Mexico has struggled for years to keep teachers on the job and while lawmakers have boosted pay, some say it’s not enough. Lawmakers are looking at how workload and class size are contributing to the teacher turnover problem. Story continues below News: Suspected vandal of

Published: Thursday, June 13, 2024 05:10PM

Classic for a cause: Dozens gather for 2024 Hot Rods for Hunger Car Show

Dozens of families gathered at Albertsons Market at Eubank and Candelaria on Sunday to take in the color and flash of various classic cars, and for a good cause. Read moreClassic for a cause: Dozens gather for 2024 Hot Rods for Hunger Car Show

Published: Thursday, June 13, 2024 03:39PM

Updated: Thursday, June 13, 2024 05:37PM

KRQE Local Reporting you can Trust

by: by: Jordan Honeycutt

Senate Republicans push for stronger racketeering law in special session

SANTA FE, N.M. (KRQE) – Republicans in the state Senate plan to bring back a bill aimed at strengthening New Mexico’s organized crime law. The bill would update the Racketeering Act to cover more crimes like human trafficking, sexual abuse, dog and cockfighting, and escaping from custody. It also defines

Published: Thursday, June 13, 2024 06:55PM

City Desk

by: Rodd Cayton

County manager field narrowed to three

County official, candidates from Oregon and California to be interviewed next week

Published: Wednesday, June 12, 2024 11:05PM

Updated: Thursday, June 13, 2024 12:25AM

Source New Mexico

by: Jennifer Shutt

Republican IVF bill fails in U.S. Senate

Alabama Republican Sen. Katie Britt’s efforts to pass legislation that would block Medicaid funding from going to states that ban in vitro fertilization were unsuccessful Wednesday when Democrats blocked the bill from advancing.

Published: Thursday, June 13, 2024 12:00AM

Source New Mexico

by: Jennifer Shutt

State abortion bans forcing interstate travel, U.S. Senate panel hears

WASHINGTON — When Lauren Miller flew from her home state of Texas to Colorado two years ago she felt a moment of relief when the plane took off — not because she had been delayed for hours or because she needed a vacation, but because she was about to meet

Published: Thursday, June 13, 2024 12:00AM

Albuquerque Journal

by: Cathy Cook / Journal Staff Writer

Los Padillas pool closed indefinitely

The Los Padillas pool opening is indefinitely delayed.

Published: Thursday, June 13, 2024 02:15PM

Updated: Thursday, June 13, 2024 05:26PM

KRQE Local Reporting you can Trust

by: by: Miranda Nazzaro, The Hill

Need to renew your passport? An online portal is now open

(THE HILL) – The State Department has opened an online passport renewal portal, allowing a limited number of Americans to submit an application online. The department is conducting a trial for the renewal system over the next several months, with a certain number of applications accepted each day. The beta

Published: Thursday, June 13, 2024 01:16PM

Poll: Majority of Americans view Kamala Harris unfavorably

(NewsNation) — The nation’s second-in-command is struggling to find support among American voters, a new POLITICO/Morning Consult poll revealed. Data found 52% of people view Vice President Kamala Harris unfavorably, and most don’t think she could win an election as the Democratic nominee. Senate Republicans block bill on women’s right

Published: Thursday, June 13, 2024 04:37PM

Man accused of planning mass shooting to start ‘race war’ arrested in New Mexico

NEW MEXICO (KRQE) – An Arizona man who is accused of planning a mass shooting in an attempt to start a “race war” was arrested in New Mexico, according to federal authorities. Mark Adams Prieto, 58, of Prescott, was indicted on Tuesday for charges of firearms trafficking, transfer of a

Published: Thursday, June 13, 2024 05:00PM

Source New Mexico

by: Jennifer Shutt

U.S. Supreme Court rejects attempt to limit access to abortion pill

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Supreme Court ruled in a much-anticipated decision Thursday that mifepristone, one of two pharmaceuticals used in medication abortion, can remain available under current prescribing guidelines. The high court unanimously rejected attempts by anti-abortion groups to roll back access to what was in place more than eight

Published: Thursday, June 13, 2024 12:00AM

Restaurant Inspections: See which Marriott got red tagged

Restaurant inspection June 1-7

Published: Thursday, June 13, 2024 03:30PM

Updated: Thursday, June 13, 2024 03:37PM

Crews respond to water main break on Avenida Cesar Chavez in Albuquerque

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – The Albuquerque-Bernalillo County Water Utility Authority (ABCWUA) says a water main has broken near Avenida Cesar Chavez and Walter SE. Some homes and businesses in the area may have water service temporarily cut off. Officials: Aircraft down near Double Eagle Airport ABCQUA says crews are on-scene

Published: Thursday, June 13, 2024 03:15PM

City Desk

by: Elise Kaplan

Man who alerted FBI to possible corruption in APD’s DWI unit speaks out

‘It was kind of reminding me of the show Better Call Saul’

Published: Wednesday, June 12, 2024 11:34PM

Updated: Thursday, June 13, 2024 04:58PM

Source New Mexico

by: Nash Jones, KUNM News

Socorro cooling center seeks volunteers amid heat advisory

Though summer doesn’t officially begin until next week, temperatures are already hitting the triple digits across parts of New Mexico. The National Weather Service has issued a heat advisory for Thursday from 12:00 to 7:00 p.m. in the middle and lower Rio Grande Valley. A shelter in Socorro is seeking

Published: Thursday, June 13, 2024 12:00AM

Officials ban some fireworks in unincorporated portions of Santa Fe County

SANTA FE, N.M. (KRQE) – The Board of County Commissioners has banned the sale and use of certain types of fireworks within unincorporated portions of Santa Fe County for at least the next 30 days. The resolution does not ban all types of fireworks. “Currently, there are two or more

Published: Thursday, June 13, 2024 04:42PM

Albuquerque Journal

by: Olivier Uyttebrouck / Journal Staff Writer

Suit: family remains homeless 2 years after fatal SWAT action

An Albuquerque family alleges in a lawsuit that they remain homeless nearly two years after a 2022 SWAT standoff resulted in the destruction of their house and th… Read moreSuit: family remains homeless 2 years after fatal SWAT action

Published: Thursday, June 13, 2024 05:22PM

Updated: Thursday, June 13, 2024 06:53PM

Source New Mexico

by: Jerod MacDonald-Evoy, Arizona Mirror

Arizona man indicted for plans to start a ‘race war’ with mass shooting

The Department of Justice indicted a Prescott area man this week based on allegations that he planned to shoot up a Bad Bunny concert in Atlanta to initiate a “race war.” Mark Adams Prieto, 58, was indicted by a federal grand jury on firearms trafficking, transfer of a firearm for

Published: Thursday, June 13, 2024 12:00AM

New Mexico gas prices relatively low as summer travel begins

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – As New Mexicans prepare for summer travel, drivers are seeing good news at the pump. Gas prices are relatively low thanks to a growing nationwide oil supply, according to AAA New Mexico. “New Mexicans are paying less for gasoline so far this summer when compared to

Published: Thursday, June 13, 2024 01:47PM

City Desk

by: Damon Scott

Residents say Rail Trail must be safe, clean in order to be a success

Gentrification also a top concern

Published: Wednesday, June 12, 2024 10:44PM

Updated: Thursday, June 13, 2024 12:24AM

Albuquerque Journal

by: Gino Gutierrez / Journal Staff Writer

Cooled down: City launches second iteration of Operation Cooldown

As thermometers around Albuquerque edged above 100 degrees on Thursday afternoon, dozens of families gathered at Quigley Park in the northeast part of the city. A… Read moreCooled down: City launches second iteration of Operation Cooldown

Published: Thursday, June 13, 2024 04:30PM

Updated: Thursday, June 13, 2024 05:25PM

KRQE Local Reporting you can Trust

by: by: Jordan Honeycutt

20 fire academy graduates join Albuquerque Fire Rescue

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – Albuquerque Fire Rescue has 20 new firefighters ready to respond to emergencies after taking their oath of service. City leaders joined AFR Fire Chief Emily Jaramillo in welcoming the new cadets. Officials: Aircraft down near Double Eagle Airport Chief Jaramillo spoke Thursday afternoon after the graduation

Published: Thursday, June 13, 2024 04:38PM

Committee discusses educator retention issues in New Mexico

NEW MEXICO (KRQE) – During a legislative finance committee meeting Thursday, the legislative education study committee discussed educator retention and some of the reasons teachers are leaving the classroom. Story continues below News: Suspected vandal of La Cieneguilla Petroglyphs indicted in federal court Trending: Vandals cause major damage to former

Published: Thursday, June 13, 2024 12:28PM

Source New Mexico

by: Danielle Prokop

New Mexico officials tell lawmakers the state needs more money invested in water infrastructure

The confluence of money and water appeared before a panel of New Mexico lawmakers who hold the purse strings of state government. State officials said in order to strengthen the state’s water, lawmakers will need to invest more money in 2025. But that applies not just to the basics, like

Published: Thursday, June 13, 2024 12:00AM

Man robbed California bank day after release from prison: DOJ

(KTLA) — On May 7, Eric Walter Gray was released from state prison. On May 8, he did everything he could to get sent back, prosecutors say. “One day after his release from [San Quentin Rehabilitation Center], this defendant allegedly chose to return to crime by taking three victims hostage

Published: Thursday, June 13, 2024 01:21PM

CYFD launches new center to keep foster kids from sleeping in offices

NEW MEXICO (KRQE) – Foster teens sleeping overnight in office buildings: it’s a problem the New Mexico Children, Youth and Families Department (CYFD) has promised to fix, as it struggles to find foster families. Now, the department is opening up what it calls a solution. KRQE News 13 spoke with

Published: Thursday, June 13, 2024 05:46PM

Albuquerque Journal

by: Ryan Boetel / Journal Business Editor

NMDWS to host rapid hire event

The New Mexico Department of Workforce Solutions is holding a rapid hire event in Albuquerque next week, during which it will look to hire people to investigate a… Read moreNMDWS to host rapid hire event

Published: Thursday, June 13, 2024 04:35PM

Updated: Thursday, June 13, 2024 04:59PM

Fort Wayne couple accused of trafficking teen boys found in Mexico

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) – A man and woman wanted in Fort Wayne for allegedly trafficking teen boys were caught Wednesday in Mexico. Stephanie N. Followell, 41, and Kirk W. Depoister, 49, were arrested and taken to the Gateway International Port of Entry, where they were turned over to U.S.

Published: Thursday, June 13, 2024 02:20PM

ABQ Raw

by: newsdesk

Car Crashes Near Auto Body Shop in SE Albuquerque

News - At around 2:50 PM, the Albuquerque Police Departement, Albuquerque Fire Rescue, and Albuquerque Ambulance responded to a crash at San Mateo and Bell.

Published: Wednesday, June 12, 2024 09:52PM

Updated: Wednesday, June 12, 2024 10:13PM

ABQ Raw

by: newsdesk

NTSB Releases Cause of BCSO Helicopter Crash that Killed 4 First Responders

Chapelle, NM – On July 16th, 2022, the Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Department helicopter was returning to its home airport at Double Eagle on the west side after firefighting operations. It crashed soon after refueling in Las Vegas NM, at the Las Vegas Municipal Airport (LVS). The crash resulted in the

Published: Wednesday, June 12, 2024 08:37PM

Updated: Wednesday, June 12, 2024 09:25PM

Albuquerque Journal

by: Cathy Cook / Journal Staff Writer

Five takeaways from the Bernalillo County Commission meeting

The Bernalillo County Commission approved an employee bargaining agreement, property purchases and a decision on county manager candidate finalists this week.

Published: Wednesday, June 12, 2024 07:02PM

Updated: Thursday, June 13, 2024 10:32AM

City Desk

by: Source NM

Enviro group files ethics complaint; request for board member removal

It’s unclear what the next steps are for the 12-member Water Quality Control Commission before the August 5 hearings

Published: Wednesday, June 12, 2024 05:22PM

Albuquerque Journal

by: Alaina Mencinger / Journal Staff Writer

OIG report alleges time off increases violated City policy

While one longtime city employee was paid $57 per hour, another employee with the same job title was making more.

Published: Wednesday, June 12, 2024 05:54PM

Updated: Wednesday, June 12, 2024 10:52PM

Albuquerque Journal

by: Olivier Uyttebrouck / Journal Staff Writer

Santa Ana Pueblo, BIA sign vast tract into trust

PUEBLO OF SANTA ANA — When a 60,000-acre tract of prime ancestral land hit the market in 2016, Pueblo of Santa Ana leaders snapped it up in just 30 days.

Published: Wednesday, June 12, 2024 04:50PM

Updated: Wednesday, June 12, 2024 10:22PM

Albuquerque Journal

by: Cathy Cook / Journal Staff Writer

Bernalillo County is buying property for future affordable housing

Bernalillo County is using $3 million in state grant funding to purchase property for future affordable housing projects, according to county spokeswoman Melissa Smith.

Published: Wednesday, June 12, 2024 05:00PM

Updated: Wednesday, June 12, 2024 10:15PM

Albuquerque Journal

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

Engine failure caused helicopter crash that killed 4 BCSO first responders. feds say

Federal investigators say engine failure due to poor maintenance caused a helicopter crash nearly two years ago that claimed the lives of four Bernalillo County first responders.

Published: Wednesday, June 12, 2024 04:51PM

Updated: Wednesday, June 12, 2024 10:22PM

Albuquerque Journal

by: Ryan Boetel / Journal Business Editor

Array CEO tells congressional panel solar jobs to triple

The CEO of Albuquerque-based Array Technologies told a congressional panel on Wednesday he expects solar manufacturing jobs to triple in the next decade as the country moves to onshore advanced manufacturing.

Published: Wednesday, June 12, 2024 04:30PM

Updated: Thursday, June 13, 2024 03:31PM

Albuquerque Journal

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

Man pleads guilty to illegally possessing device to create fully automatic firearms

An Albuquerque man has pleaded guilty to charges of modifying firearms to make them fully automatic before selling them.

Published: Wednesday, June 12, 2024 03:41PM

Updated: Wednesday, June 12, 2024 10:14PM

City Desk

by: Searchlight NM

LANL plans to release highly radioactive tritium to prevent explosions. Will it just release danger in the air?

The venting may harm pregnant women and fetuses, advocates say

Published: Wednesday, June 12, 2024 04:26PM

City Desk

by: NM Political Report

Program administrator outlines how waitlisted community solar projects will be selected

New guidelines follow petition from several developers who have projects on the waitlist

Published: Wednesday, June 12, 2024 04:26PM

The Paper

by: The Paper staff

Weak in Review: June 12

Posted inNews Weak in Review: June 12 by The Paper staff June 12, 2024June 10, 2024

Published: Wednesday, June 12, 2024 12:05AM

Updated: Monday, June 10, 2024 02:04PM

Edgewood Independent

by: City Desk ABQ

Groundwater Study Planned for Carñuel

The Independent News The hometown news source for the East Mountains, Edgewood and Estancia valley. By Rodd Cayton, City Desk ABQ Help could be on the way for residents of the Carñuel area. Bernalillo County Commissioners Tuesday approved an intergovernmental agreement with the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) that will bring

Published: Wednesday, June 12, 2024 12:00AM

New Mexico Sun

by: New Mexico Sun

County considers partnership for senior services in Chimayo

Published: Wednesday, June 12, 2024 12:00AM

New Mexico Sun

by: New Mexico Sun

Feminist Border Arts Film Festival expands program for ninth annual event

Published: Wednesday, June 12, 2024 12:00AM

New Mexico Sun

by: New Mexico Sun

Local artists showcase introspective works at Gallery One

"Interpretive Reflections" on View at Gallery One

Published: Wednesday, June 12, 2024 12:00AM

Source New Mexico

by: Nuria Martinez-Keel, Oklahoma Voice

Native leaders, Oklahoma City University announce Tribal Sovereignty Institute

OKLAHOMA CITY — A new institute at Oklahoma City University will seek broader understanding and a greater body of scholarship on tribal sovereignty. Native American leaders and OCU announced on Tuesday the creation of a Tribal Sovereignty Institute. The goal, they said, is to expand education on the self-government and

Published: Wednesday, June 12, 2024 12:00AM

Source New Mexico

by: Danielle Prokop

Enviro group files ethics complaint; request for board member removal

Environmental groups are asking the New Mexico Ethics Commission to determine if a board member must step aside from decision-making as the state attempts to create new uses for the extremely salty and often toxic wastewater from oil and gas operations. An environmental nonprofit, New Energy Economy and Navajo Nation

Published: Wednesday, June 12, 2024 12:00AM

Source New Mexico

by: Leah Romero

New Mexico 50th in child welfare, showing both improvements and declines in several areas

For the third year in a row, New Mexico is last in the nation for child welfare, according to the 2024 KIDS Count Data Book released this week. The Annie E. Casey Foundation prepares the report for all 50 states. Its mission to track child well being in the country

Published: Wednesday, June 12, 2024 12:00AM

Edgewood to Honor Its Founders

The Independent News The hometown news source for the East Mountains, Edgewood and Estancia valley. By Linda Burke, Town of Edgewood There was no denying that complaints over property rights, roads and feeling ignored by the county had become frequent topics of conversation at the Homestead Restaurant, everyone’s central gathering

Published: Wednesday, June 12, 2024 12:00AM

Source New Mexico

by: Mitch Perry, Florida Phoenix

Rick Scott, Elizabeth Warren excoriate Federal Reserve Board’s ethics policy as ‘farce’

Florida GOP U.S. Sen. Rick Scott and Massachusetts Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren are chastising Federal Reserve Board Chair Jerome Powell, telling him in a letter that the central bank’s recently announced policy to address illicit trading by Federal Reserve Bank officials is simply “a farce.” The lawmakers have pressed the

Published: Wednesday, June 12, 2024 12:00AM

Source New Mexico

by: Ariana Figueroa

Biden touts gun safety record to advocates, as son found guilty on felony charges

WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden on Tuesday touted his administration’s efforts to reduce gun violence as the second anniversary of bipartisan gun safety legislation he signed into law approaches. “Never give up on hope,” Biden said during an annual conference hosted by the advocacy group Everytown for Gun Safety. The

Published: Wednesday, June 12, 2024 12:00AM

Searchlight New Mexico

by: Alicia Inez Guzmán

LANL plans to release highly radioactive tritium to prevent explosions. Will it just release danger in the air?

Published: Wednesday, June 12, 2024 12:00AM

Updated: Tuesday, June 11, 2024 12:00AM

City Desk

by: Connor Currier

Take a look at Martineztown’s new multigenerational center

City unveils its third multigenerational center

Published: Tuesday, June 11, 2024 10:25PM

Updated: Tuesday, June 11, 2024 10:44PM

Edgewood Independent

by: Tierna Unruh-Enos

Moriarty Nonprofit Asks for Donations to Help Feed East Mt. Families in Need

The Independent News The hometown news source for the East Mountains, Edgewood and Estancia valley. A Moriarty nonprofit is partnering with a charitable foundation that helps fund organizations throughout New Mexico, Texas and Oklahoma to raise money and help feed families in the East Mountain communities and the Estancia Valley.

Published: Tuesday, June 11, 2024 12:00AM

City Desk

by: Bethany Raja

Long-awaited Behavioral Health Crisis Center to open

Center aims to be a supportive place of healing

Published: Tuesday, June 11, 2024 08:41PM

Updated: Tuesday, June 11, 2024 10:38PM

City Desk

by: NM Political Report

New Mexico again ranks at the bottom for child wellbeing

Some stats, however, have shown improvement

Published: Tuesday, June 11, 2024 04:17PM

Updated: Tuesday, June 11, 2024 04:18PM

City Desk

by: Tierna Unruh-Enos

Inspector general finds mayor’s staff received preferential treatment, gave over $52,000 in taxpayer dollars in sick leave payouts

Investigation recommends employees give back payouts

Published: Tuesday, June 11, 2024 11:00PM

ABQ Raw

by: newsdesk

APD Cop Accused of Driving Drunk in His Cop Car

BREAKING NEWS - Around midnight on Sunday, the New Mexico State Police arrested Albuquerque Police Department (APD) officer Jordan Hernandez.

Published: Tuesday, June 11, 2024 12:07AM

Updated: Tuesday, June 11, 2024 01:49AM

Edgewood Independent

by: Associated Press

US gas prices are falling

The Independent News The hometown news source for the East Mountains, Edgewood and Estancia valley. This story is republished from Associated Press as a part of our commitment to bringing you the best in news coverage that matters to New Mexico. By WYATTE GRANTHAM-PHILIPS Gas prices are once again on

Published: Tuesday, June 11, 2024 12:00AM

Edgewood Independent

by: New Mexico Political Report

New Mexico Again Ranks at the Bottom for Child Wellbeing

The Independent News The hometown news source for the East Mountains, Edgewood and Estancia valley. By Susan Dunlap, NM Political Report New Mexico continues to rank at the bottom of the country for child well-being, with a score of 50th and also at the bottom for childhood education, according to

Published: Tuesday, June 11, 2024 12:00AM

City Desk

by: Associated Press

Fight over constitutional provisions to guard against oil, gas pollution moves ahead in New Mexico

Landmark lawsuit alleges the state failed to meet constitutional obligations

Published: Tuesday, June 11, 2024 03:25PM

ABQ Raw

by: newsdesk

Man Shot Near Balloon Fiesta Park

News - Around 9AM, the Albuquerque Police Department responded to a shots fired call in an open space area near Balloon Fiesta Park.

Published: Tuesday, June 11, 2024 09:59PM

Updated: Tuesday, June 11, 2024 10:07PM

ABQ Raw

by: newsdesk

Man Killed in Alley Way in War Zone

BREAKING NEWS - Around 12:45PM, APD received a call about a man shot in the chest near an alley way by San Pedro and Arizona SE.

Published: Tuesday, June 11, 2024 06:58PM

Updated: Tuesday, June 11, 2024 11:45PM

City Desk

by: Associated Press

President Joe Biden’s son, Hunter Biden, is convicted of all 3 felonies in federal gun trial

Published: Tuesday, June 11, 2024 03:52PM

Updated: Tuesday, June 11, 2024 03:55PM

City Desk

by: Associated Press

What will become of The Epoch Times with its chief financial officer accused of money laundering?

Published: Monday, June 10, 2024 09:49PM

Updated: Tuesday, June 11, 2024 03:27PM

City Desk

by: City Desk staff report

PHOTOS: Albuquerque Pride Parade

Published: Monday, June 10, 2024 09:46PM

Albuquerque Journal

by: Olivier Uyttebrouck / Journal Staff Writer

Governor, GOP lawmakers spar over special-session proposals

Republican lawmakers took aim Monday at Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham’s plan to use the special session to kick-start a court-supervised outpatient treatment program for people with severe mental illness.

Published: Monday, June 10, 2024 06:53PM

Updated: Tuesday, June 11, 2024 01:35PM

Albuquerque Journal

by: Cathy Cook / Journal Staff Writer

Who will be Bernalillo County's next county manager? A first look at the candidates

The Bernalillo County commissioners will narrow down county manager candidates during the commission’s regular meeting Tuesday. The county manager is Bernalillo County's top administrator, responsible for determining how to implement county policies.

Published: Monday, June 10, 2024 06:15AM

Updated: Monday, June 10, 2024 10:29AM

Albuquerque Journal

by: Megan Gleason / Journal Staff Writer

Judge denies state’s request to dismiss oil and gas pollution lawsuit

New Mexico’s leaders will have to continue in their efforts to prove they haven’t violated the state constitution by allegedly allowing oil and gas production to pollute the environment.

Published: Monday, June 10, 2024 05:46PM

Updated: Monday, June 10, 2024 09:09PM

One in 10 Democratic primary voters in NM chose ‘Uncommitted’ instead of Joe Biden

The Independent News The hometown news source for the East Mountains, Edgewood and Estancia valley. This story is free to read. Enjoy! As a local, independent newspaper we rely on readers to support the journalists telling our local stories. Consider becoming a subscriber today. This story originally appeared in Source

Published: Monday, June 10, 2024 12:00AM

Edgewood Independent

by: Associated Press

Alzheimer’s drug that can slow disease gets backing from FDA advisers

The Independent News The hometown news source for the East Mountains, Edgewood and Estancia valley. This story is republished from Associated Press as a part of our commitment to bringing you the best in news coverage that matters to New Mexico. By MATTHEW PERRONE / ASSOCIATED PRESS A closely watched

Published: Monday, June 10, 2024 12:00AM

Edgewood Independent

by: Bethany Raja, The Independent

Estancia Police Chief on Leave

The Independent News The hometown news source for the East Mountains, Edgewood and Estancia valley. Estancia Interim Police Chief Jason Downing has been placed on administrative leave with pay pending an internal investigation. According to Estancia Town Clerk Michelle Jones, Downing has been the interim chief of police for just

Published: Monday, June 10, 2024 12:00AM

NMDOT Extends Public Comment on Plans to Demolish Carnuel Bridge

The Independent News The hometown news source for the East Mountains, Edgewood and Estancia valley. After the New Mexico Department of Transportation held a meeting May 16 to hear public concerns about its I-40 Tijeras Arroyo Bridges study, there has been a huge public interest and response. The study was

Published: Monday, June 10, 2024 12:00AM

Updated: Tuesday, June 11, 2024 12:00AM

Edgewood Wants Your Photos!

The Independent News The hometown news source for the East Mountains, Edgewood and Estancia valley. If you’ve got a knack for getting that perfect shot, the Town of Edgewood wants to see what you’ve got. As part of the town’s celebrations leading up to the 25th anniversary on July 1,

Published: Monday, June 10, 2024 12:00AM

Updated: Tuesday, June 11, 2024 12:00AM

Albuquerque Journal

by: Cathy Cook / Journal Staff Writer

Program to compensate people downwind of nuclear weapons tests sunsets

A federal program to compensate people who got sick after being exposed to radiation through uranium mining or nuclear weapons testing is ending. A group of bipartisan House members, including New Mexico Rep. Teresa Leger Fernández, are pushi…

Published: Sunday, June 09, 2024 01:00AM

Updated: Sunday, June 09, 2024 07:22AM

Edgewood Independent

by: City Desk ABQ

New Mexicans React to Trump Verdict

The Independent News The hometown news source for the East Mountains, Edgewood and Estancia valley. As the entire country learned about the historic conviction of former president Donald Trump on Thursday, City Desk ABQ kept an eye out for what our local elected officials and politicians from both sides of

Published: Saturday, June 08, 2024 12:00AM

Updated: Wednesday, June 05, 2024 12:00AM

City Desk

by: Damon Scott

$1M from feds would add transitional housing for homeless families

Options are few for those leaving emergency shelters

Published: Friday, June 07, 2024 08:10PM

Edgewood Animal Sanctuary Director Involved in Crash While Transporting Injured Animal

The Independent News The hometown news source for the East Mountains, Edgewood and Estancia valley. The director of a popular animal sanctuary in Edgewood was recently involved in a wreck that totaled her company vehicle while taking one of her rescue pigs to an emergency vet appointment. Shanda Melendrez, aka

Published: Friday, June 07, 2024 12:00AM

Updated: Tuesday, June 11, 2024 12:00AM

Judge dismisses Native American challenge to $10B SunZia energy transmission project

The Independent News The hometown news source for the East Mountains, Edgewood and Estancia valley. This story is republished from Associated Press as a part of our commitment to bringing you the best in news coverage that matters to New Mexico. By SUSAN MONTOYA BRYAN / Associated Press A U.S.

Published: Friday, June 07, 2024 12:00AM

Edgewood Independent

by: Associated Press

Scientists have traced the origin of the modern horse to a lineage that emerged 4,200 years ago

The Independent News The hometown news source for the East Mountains, Edgewood and Estancia valley. By CHRISTINA LARSON The horse transformed human history – and now scientists have a clearer idea of when humans began to transform the horse. Around 4,200 years ago, one particular lineage of horse quickly became

Published: Thursday, June 06, 2024 12:00AM

City Desk

by: Rodd Cayton

APS wants to hear from 1,000 students by August 2026

Board members set engagement goals

Published: Thursday, June 06, 2024 08:56PM

Updated: Thursday, June 06, 2024 09:20PM

Edgewood Independent

by: Michael Hodock, The Independent

Edgewood Approves Another Resolution to Get Abortion Referendum on the Ballot

The Independent News The hometown news source for the East Mountains, Edgewood and Estancia valley. The Edgewood Commission for a third time approved a resolution in hopes of putting an anti-abortion referendum on the ballot. At a commission meeting May 30, commissioners unanimously approved a resolution directing the town clerk

Published: Thursday, June 06, 2024 12:00AM

Updated: Friday, June 07, 2024 12:00AM

The Paper

by: The Paper staff

Weak in Review: June 5

Posted inNews Weak in Review: June 5 by The Paper staff June 5, 2024June 6, 2024

Published: Wednesday, June 05, 2024 12:03AM

Updated: Thursday, June 06, 2024 11:05AM

Searchlight New Mexico

by: Molly Montgomery

A standoff between the housed and the unhoused in Española

Published: Wednesday, June 05, 2024 12:00AM

Local Dem Legislator Targeted by Gov. Goes Down

The Independent News The hometown news source for the East Mountains, Edgewood and Estancia valley. By Matthew Reichbach, NM Political Report Every legislative seat is up for grabs in 2024, which means all incumbents who sought reelection had to face the voters. Most did not face primary opponents, or easily

Published: Wednesday, June 05, 2024 12:00AM

City Desk

by: Rodd Cayton

What to expect: APS Board to discuss community engagement

Board aims to better reach students who are Indigenous, impoverished or with disabilities

Published: Monday, June 03, 2024 08:49PM

City Desk

by: Guest commentary

Letter to the Editor: Charter changes could allow a minority party to “game the election system”

Submitted by Ashley Long, president of the NM Federation of Labor, AFL-CIO

Published: Friday, May 31, 2024 09:33PM

Updated: Friday, May 31, 2024 09:35PM

City Desk

by: Guest commentary

Letter to the Editor: R-45 Undermines Public Safety and Erodes Community Trust

Submitted by Leonardo Castañeda, policy advocate at the ACLU of New Mexico

Published: Friday, May 31, 2024 05:00PM

Albuquerque Journal

by: Alaina Mencinger / Journal Staff Writer

Former PTA treasurer pleads guilty to taking $45K from Eisenhower Middle School PTA

A former Eisenhower Middle School Parent Teacher Association treasurer pleaded guilty to stealing more than $45,000 from the organization to pay bills and make personal purchases.

Published: Wednesday, May 29, 2024 02:13PM

Updated: Friday, June 14, 2024 01:00AM

Albuquerque Journal

by: Alaina Mencinger / Journal Staff Writer

An amended school calendar and a $2.15 billion budget: What happened at school board last night

The Albuquerque Public Schools board voted unanimously on Wednesday to approve a $2.15 billion budget for the upcoming fiscal year. The final step is the New Mexico Public Education Department review.

Published: Wednesday, May 29, 2024 08:07PM

Updated: Friday, June 14, 2024 01:00AM

The Paper

by: The Paper staff

Weak in Review: May 29

Posted inNews Weak in Review: May 29 by The Paper staff May 29, 2024May 23, 2024

Published: Wednesday, May 29, 2024 12:03AM

Updated: Thursday, May 23, 2024 09:16AM

Searchlight New Mexico

by: Susanna Space

Death threats. Harassment. Intimidation. For New Mexico women, a life in politics can bring all three.

Published: Wednesday, May 29, 2024 12:00AM

Updated: Thursday, May 30, 2024 12:00AM

City Desk

by: Guest commentary

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

Letter to the Editor from Jeffrey Paul, Albuquerque

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

Albuquerque Journal

by: Mahlet Habteyes / Journal Staff Writer

Next steps for a graduate: California beckons but lure of 'Land of Disenchantment' echoes in NM memories

A week ago Monday, I stood with my classmates as we proudly received our diplomas from La Cueva High School. Now, after graduating, I feel excited, nostalgic and, admittedly, a little apprehensive.

Published: Saturday, May 25, 2024 07:42PM

Updated: Friday, June 14, 2024 01:00AM

City Desk

by: Guest commentary

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

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

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

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

Albuquerque Journal

by: Alaina Mencinger / Journal Staff Writer

'I'll see you next year': Now all APS elementary schools will offer both art and music classes

Starting in August, every Albuquerque Public Schools elementary school will have both art and music education, every year. That includes all 91 elementary and K-8 schools on the roster.

Published: Wednesday, May 22, 2024 04:38PM

Updated: Friday, June 14, 2024 01:00AM

The Paper

by: The Paper staff

It’s Official: Data Shows New Mexico Has the Worst Drivers in the Nation

Posted inNews It’s Official: Data Shows New Mexico Has the Worst Drivers in the Nation by The Paper staff May 22, 2024May 22, 2024

Published: Wednesday, May 22, 2024 09:18AM

The Paper

by: The Paper staff

Weak in Review: May 22

Posted inNews Weak in Review: May 22 by The Paper staff May 22, 2024May 23, 2024

Published: Wednesday, May 22, 2024 12:03AM

Updated: Thursday, May 23, 2024 09:15AM

City Desk

by: Elise Kaplan

Timeline: The investigation into corruption in APD’s DWI unit

Published: Tuesday, May 21, 2024 09:11PM

Updated: Wednesday, May 22, 2024 10:51PM

The Paper

by: Commentary

Rely on Trust and Experience in HD18 Primary

Commentary Rely on Trust and Experience in HD18 Primary Submitted as Commentary May 20, 2024May 24, 2024

Published: Monday, May 20, 2024 06:30PM

Updated: Friday, May 24, 2024 10:50AM

City Desk

by: Guest commentary

UNM Hospital nurse adopts baby from the NICU

Sponsored content from UNM Health Sciences

Published: Friday, May 17, 2024 08:42PM

Updated: Friday, May 17, 2024 08:57PM

The Paper

by: The Paper staff

Republican Press Release Attributes Fake Hamas Quote to Rep. Vasquez

Posted inElections Republican Press Release Attributes Fake Hamas Quote to Rep. Vasquez by The Paper staff May 17, 2024May 17, 2024

Published: Friday, May 17, 2024 05:37PM

Albuquerque Journal

by: Colleen Heild / Journal Investigative Reporter

AG Torrez details his public safety priorities for special session

Some 75% of violent crimes in New Mexico remain unsolved, according to state Attorney General Raúl Torrez, citing recent FBI data.

Published: Thursday, May 16, 2024 07:01PM

Updated: Friday, June 14, 2024 01:00AM

The Paper

by: The Paper staff

Weak in Review: May 15

Posted inNews Weak in Review: May 15 by The Paper staff May 15, 2024May 13, 2024

Published: Wednesday, May 15, 2024 12:03AM

Updated: Monday, May 13, 2024 02:21PM

City Desk

by: Elise Kaplan

Another officer — the 9th — put on leave amidst internal investigation of DWI unit

Six officers have resigned since investigation began

Published: Thursday, May 09, 2024 12:08AM

Updated: Thursday, May 23, 2024 03:26PM

Searchlight New Mexico

by: Molly Montgomery

A power play on the Caja

Published: Thursday, May 09, 2024 12:00AM

The Paper

by: Pat Davis

The path to happiness in aging now runs through Santa Fe

Posted inNew Mexico The path to happiness in aging now runs through Santa Fe by Pat Davis May 8, 2024May 9, 2024

Published: Wednesday, May 08, 2024 08:21PM

Updated: Thursday, May 09, 2024 08:05AM

City Desk

by: Elise Kaplan

Sixth officer leaves APD amid corruption probe

Former long-time spokesperson served in DWI Unit from 2014 to 2018

Published: Tuesday, April 30, 2024 10:57PM

Updated: Wednesday, May 08, 2024 08:13PM

Albuquerque Journal

by: Megan Gleason / Journal Staff Writer

Green standards set by New Mexico’s Energy Transition Act

An increase in renewable energy sources like solar or wind is likely only getting started in New Mexico. A 2019 law ensures the state will keep ramping up work to make a green transition come to fruition.

Published: Tuesday, April 30, 2024 09:26AM

Updated: Friday, June 14, 2024 01:00AM

Albuquerque Journal

by: Megan Gleason and Alaina Mencinger / Journal Staff Writers

Early voting for the Legislature starts soon. Who's running in Bernalillo, Sandoval and Valencia counties?

Early voting for the 2024 primary election starts this week.

Published: Friday, April 26, 2024 09:16AM

Updated: Friday, June 14, 2024 01:00AM

Searchlight New Mexico

by: Alicia Inez Guzmán

The long path of plutonium: A new map charts contamination at thousands of sites, miles from Los Alamos National Laboratory

Published: Thursday, April 25, 2024 12:00AM

Updated: Wednesday, May 29, 2024 12:00AM

Albuquerque Journal

by: Esteban Candelaria / Journal Staff Writer

PED sued by school districts over 'unlawful, overreaching' 180-day rule

The governor blasted the suit, calling it a 'pathetic attempt to avoid accountability.'

Published: Wednesday, April 24, 2024 03:00PM

Updated: Friday, June 14, 2024 01:00AM

City Desk

by: Elise Kaplan

APD got a tip in 2022 that DWI officers were being paid to get cases dismissed. Its review did not find wrongdoing.

More than a year later, FBI is investigating the same officers

Published: Tuesday, April 23, 2024 10:30PM

Updated: Wednesday, April 24, 2024 01:20PM

Searchlight New Mexico

by: Joshua Bowling

Can the Albuquerque Police Department ever be reformed?

Published: Wednesday, April 10, 2024 12:00AM

Searchlight New Mexico

by: Susanna Space

The weight of an empty chair

Published: Wednesday, April 03, 2024 12:00AM

Updated: Wednesday, April 10, 2024 12:00AM

Searchlight New Mexico

by: Ed Williams

Fined and stripped of his marijuana license, Dineh Benally keeps on growing

Published: Wednesday, March 27, 2024 12:00AM

Updated: Wednesday, April 10, 2024 12:00AM

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