- Federal, state officials look to protect Pecos River fish Updated: May-01-16 5:52 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - Federal and state officials are partnering on a proposal for a $6 million pipeline that would help sustain an endangered species of fish during New Mexico's extremely dry times.
- After fatal crash, Albuquerque police seek to search car Updated: May-01-16 3:51 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - Albuquerque police is requesting a search warrant for a vehicle involved in a crash that killed a 4-year-old girl.
- Miss Indian World crowned at nation's largest powwow Updated: May-01-16 2:21 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - An Arizona State University law student has been crowned Miss Indian World.
- Roswell proposes charging parents of absentee students Updated: May-01-16 2:14 pm
ROSWELL, New Mexico - The Roswell City Council is considering a new ordinance that would penalize parents of chronically truant students.
- Captive-born wolf pups released into wild den in New Mexico Updated: Apr-30-16 5:44 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - Federal wildlife officials say they have, for the first time, successfully integrated wolf pups raised in captivity with a wild litter in New Mexico.
- New Mexico auditor orders study of contract awarding process Updated: Apr-30-16 2:39 pm
SANTA FE, New Mexico - State Auditor Tim Keller is calling for an audit of how New Mexico awards contracts.
- DEA sets up 103 sites in New Mexico for disposing pills Updated: Apr-30-16 11:33 am
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - The Drug Enforcement Administration plans to set up 103 sites across the state where people can dispose of their unwanted and expired prescription drugs on Saturday.
- Mesilla eatery gives old art new lease on life Updated: Apr-30-16 11:07 am
MESILLA, New Mexico - C.W. "Buddy" Ritter recently discovered a fleet of ships, a flock of birds, a dog, and several sheep he didn't know he had. And before Damon LaGarry is finished, there will likely be several more surprises turning up in the halls and dining rooms of Ritter's Double Eagle and Peppers restaurants on the Mesilla Plaza.
- Indigenous dancers compete at North America's largest powwow Updated: Apr-29-16 8:38 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - Nearly 3,000 indigenous dancers representing hundreds of tribes from across the United States, Canada and other parts of the world kicked off one of North America's most prominent powwows on Friday.
- Roswell man accused of attempted murder in stabbing case Updated: Apr-29-16 6:11 pm
ROSWELL, New Mexico - A Roswell man has been arrested in connection with a stabbing outside an apartment last month.
- Las Cruces man pleads guilty to murder in girlfriend's death Updated: Apr-29-16 5:43 pm
LAS CRUCES, New Mexico - A Las Cruces man accused of fatally stabbing and beating his girlfriend is facing life in prison after pleading guilty to first-degree murder.
- Chief: University of New Mexico police, DA not at odds Updated: Apr-29-16 5:01 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - The University of New Mexico Police Department is not at odds with the local district attorney's office, despite officers' frustrations over how few sexual assault cases have been prosecuted, the campus police chief said Friday.
- Workers testify to falsifying records, denying food aid Updated: Apr-29-16 4:32 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - State caseworkers and supervisors have testified that they falsified income information on emergency applications for people seeking food assistance, resulting in some of New Mexico's most needy being denied help.
- American Airlines apologizes to musician for barring violin Updated: Apr-29-16 4:21 pm
FORT WORTH, Texas - A concert musician who was not allowed to board a flight with her violin says she hopes the incident will raise awareness of regulations that permit violins and other small instruments as carry-on luggage.
- Santa Fe Opera announced 2017 season Updated: Apr-29-16 2:38 pm
SANTA FE, New Mexico - The Santa Fe Opera's 2017 season will include a world premiere, three new productions for the company and a collection of works spanning 300 years.
- Multiple arrests made in operation targeting prison gang Updated: Apr-29-16 9:47 am
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - Federal, state and local authorities in New Mexico have made multiple arrests while conducting a roundup that was the second phase of an operation targeting a prison gang.
- Xcel Energy approves $40M in new transmission projects Updated: Apr-29-16 5:54 am
CARLSBAD, New Mexico - More than 30 miles of transmission lines and several electrical substations will be upgraded as part of eight infrastructure projects being planned by Xcel Energy.
- Carlsbad to get official tent city for homeless residents Updated: Apr-29-16 3:31 am
CARLSBAD, New Mexico - The city of Carlsbad is set to provide homeless residents with another place to stay as it prepares to open up a tent city.
- Los Alamos lab plans to hire hundreds by 2020 Updated: Apr-28-16 11:31 pm
LOS ALAMOS, New Mexico - The head of the Los Alamos National Laboratory is assuring Santa Fe leaders that the lab will remain a strong force in the region as it looks to hire about 2,000 people in the next four years.
- Blowing dust causes 2nd freeway closure near Arizona border Updated: Apr-28-16 10:53 pm
SAN SIMON, Arizona - Blowing dust closed a 62-mile stretch of freeway near the Arizona-New Mexico border and triggered three separate accidents involving 12 vehicles, authorities said Thursday.
- New Mexico sues Texas oil company for lease payments Updated: Apr-28-16 10:02 pm
SANTA FE, New Mexico - The New Mexico State Land Office is suing a Texas-based oil company for years of overdue fees and recent environmental cleanup costs at a waste-water injection well used by various oil producers.
- EPA paying $1 million in response costs after mine spill Updated: Apr-28-16 9:36 pm
DENVER - The Environmental Protection Agency said Thursday it is reimbursing states, tribes and local governments about $1 million for their costs after the agency accidentally triggered a massive wastewater spill from a Colorado mine.
- Las Cruces police investigating an apparent murder-suicide Updated: Apr-28-16 7:37 pm
LAS CRUCES, New Mexico - Police say they're investigating what appears to be a murder-suicide involving an elderly couple at their Las Cruces home.
- Las Cruces couple is accused of 15 counts of child abuse Updated: Apr-28-16 6:55 pm
LAS CRUCES, New Mexico - Authorities say a Las Cruces couple has been arrested and accused of 15 counts of child abuse.
- New Mexico appoints new Health Department secretary Updated: Apr-28-16 5:32 pm
SANTA FE, New Mexico - A new Cabinet secretary has been appointed to lead the New Mexico Department of Health after the death of Sec. Retta Ward in March.