- AFT national president to unveil New Mexico preschool plan Updated: Sep-03-15 5:08 am
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - American Federation of Teachers national president Randi Weingarten is scheduled to unveil a plan aimed at expanding early childhood education in New Mexico amid a stalemate over funding.
- Auditor: New Mexico had $100M special education shortfall Updated: Sep-02-15 5:38 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - New Mexico saw a shortfall of more than $100 million in special education funding for three years, and that shortfall put the state at risk of losing important federal funding, the New Mexico State Auditor's office announced Wednesday.
- Colorado mine spill prompts changes in warning system Updated: Sep-02-15 5:22 pm
DENVER - A massive wastewater spill from an old gold mine in Colorado has prompted state officials to expand the list of downstream users they will warn after such accidents.
- Albuquerque starts new superintendent search amid turmoil Updated: Sep-01-15 5:32 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - Albuquerque Public Schools must enter another superintendent search after its new school chief resigned following the hiring of an administrator facing child sex abuse charges.
- Secretary of state charged with theft, money laundering Updated: Aug-28-15 7:44 pm
SANTA FE, New Mexico - New Mexico's Democratic attorney general on Friday charged Republican Secretary of State Dianna Duran with embezzlement, fraud, money laundering and campaign finance violations, further widening a rift between the two over enforcement of the state's laws governing campaigns.
- Education chief, school board named in whistleblower lawsuit Updated: Aug-25-15 7:15 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - The chief financial officer for New Mexico's largest school district has filed a whistleblower lawsuit against the district and the head of the state's Public Education Department.
- Teen curfew to be on agenda for legislative session Updated: Aug-17-15 6:46 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - Gov. Susana Martinez voiced her support Monday for letting communities decide for themselves whether to impose and enforce curfews for teens, saying such measures can be an important tool for keeping youngers on the right track.
- Religion news in brief Updated: Aug-05-15 12:35 pm
Dems hit Bush after comments on funding for women's health