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  • State regulators accused of 'chummy' relations with utility 
    Updated: Sep-02-15 10:22 pm

    ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - Members of a powerful New Mexico regulatory body are too "chummy" with utility executives and should not be allowed to make decisions about the fate of a coal-fired power plant that serves customers around the Southwest, according to the latest pleadings of an environmental group.

  • 6 New Mexico sites make national list of historic places 
    Updated: Aug-31-15 9:18 am

    ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - A 1,200-year-old Native American ceremonial site in northern New Mexico and the post office that served scientists following the Manhattan Project are among the latest locations to make the National Register of Historic Places.

  • Pedestrian collapses, dies on Santa Fe street 
    Updated: Aug-31-15 1:34 am

    SANTA FE, New Mexico - Santa Fe police are investigating after a man suddenly died while walking down the street.

  • Boil water advisory lifted for system near Santa Fe 
    Updated: Aug-30-15 5:02 am

    SANTA FE, New Mexico - The New Mexico Environment Department's Drinking Water Bureau has lifted a boil water advisory for a system in Santa Fe County.

  • 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.

  • 6 New Mexico sites make national list of historic places 
    Updated: Aug-28-15 5:47 pm

    ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - A 1,200-year-old Native American ceremonial site in northern New Mexico and the post office that served scientists following the Manhattan Project are among the latest locations to make the National Register of Historic Places.

  • Man gets 6 years in prison for deadly assault 
    Updated: Aug-28-15 9:35 am

    SANTA FE, New Mexico - A man has been sentenced to six years in prison for the 2010 death of an Espanola man he had been partying with the night of the assault.

  • Santa Fe River turns green during drainage test 
    Updated: Aug-28-15 5:14 am

    SANTA FE, New Mexico - After a water drainage test in the Santa Fe River turned the normally clear water bright green many surprised residents are calling the city government for answers.

  • Boil water advisory issued for systems near Santa Fe, Raton 
    Updated: Aug-27-15 10:17 pm

    SANTA FE, New Mexico - The New Mexico Environment Department's Drinking Water Bureau has issued boil water advisories for systems near Santa Fe and Raton.

  • New Mexico panel revamps hunt limits on bears, cougars 
    Updated: Aug-27-15 6:55 pm

    SANTA FE, New Mexico - The New Mexico Game Commission on Thursday approved new rules that will clear the way for expanded hunting and trapping of bears and cougars around the state.

  • Game panel delays decision on Mexican wolf permit appeal 
    Updated: Aug-27-15 12:44 pm

    SANTA FE, New Mexico - The New Mexico Game Commission has delayed a decision on an appeal filed by federal officials who are seeking to release endangered Mexican gray wolves as part of recovery efforts in the Southwest.

  • PRC approves utility's deal with environmental groups 
    Updated: Aug-27-15 10:52 am

    SANTA FE, New Mexico - The Public Regulation Commission has accepted an agreement between Public Service Company of New Mexico and three environmental groups about the utility's proposal for a coal plant.

  • Allá bookstore is Santa Fe man's portal to Latin America 
    Updated: Aug-26-15 5:08 am

    SANTA FE, New Mexico - One of the nation's few Spanish-language bookstores hides in plain sight among art galleries, clothing stores and restaurants off the Santa Fe Plaza. Tourists and locals walking along West San Francisco Street can easily miss the second-floor shop where Jim Dunlap holds forth among wooden shelves filled with Latin American literature, history and art books, CDs and tapes of obscure regional folk music, and other items that reflect his interests.

  • Suspect in chase dead after police shooting in Santa Fe 
    Updated: Aug-25-15 9:53 pm

    SANTA FE, New Mexico - A driver who led law enforcement officers on high-speed chase along Interstate 25 from Albuquerque to Santa Fe was shot and killed early Tuesday after running away from his disabled pickup truck with a firearm and exchanging gunfire with officers, New Mexico State Police said.

  • 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.

  • Nun who stood up to Billy the Kid faces sainthood test story has photos
    Updated: Aug-25-15 5:19 pm

    ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - An Italian-born nun who confronted Billy the Kid, calmed angry mobs and helped open New Mexico territory hospitals and schools faced her first test for the long road to sainthood on Tuesday.

  • Emails show Santa Fe officials planned to fire police chief 
    Updated: Aug-25-15 2:59 pm

    SANTA FE, New Mexico - Santa Fe's former police chief says he voluntarily retired 13 months into the job, but emails show officials were planning to fire him.

  • Utility managers push for conservation even as drought eases 
    Updated: Aug-24-15 5:16 pm

    ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - Water managers across New Mexico aren't giving up on their push for residents to conserve water even though severe drought has disappeared from the state.

  • Downtown Santa Fe bathrooms to be kept locked 
    Updated: Aug-22-15 2:18 pm

    SANTA FE, New Mexico - Santa Fe officials say the presence of trash including used condoms and drug paraphernalia has spurred them to lock up restrooms in downtown parking facilities.

  • Thousands expected at Native American art show in New Mexico 
    Updated: Aug-21-15 5:42 pm

    Tens of thousands of people are expected to descend upon downtown Santa Fe, New Mexico, for what organizers say has become the world's largest juried show of indigenous artwork.

  • Man to avoid jail time in fatal Santa Fe shooting 
    Updated: Aug-20-15 9:58 am

    SANTA FE, New Mexico - A construction worker who was facing a murder charge for fatally shooting a Santa Fe man will avoid jail time.

  • Bloomington seamstress creates winning Gen Con costume 
    Updated: Aug-18-15 5:04 am

    BLOOMINGTON, Indiana - It all started with a pink sewing machine that has led seamstress Jan Lamm to a nice online business and a recent award for her work at Gen Con in Indianapolis.

  • Rain brings respite from drought, but also disease risk 
    Updated: Aug-16-15 11:40 am

    SANTA FE, New Mexico - For New Mexico gardeners and farmers, the summer rain may seem like a welcome respite from the drought.

  • Santa Fe Public Schools to hire "dropout prevention" coaches 
    Updated: Aug-14-15 12:09 pm

    SANTA FE, New Mexico - The Santa Fe school district plans to hire four administrators in an attempt to reduce truancy rates at the city's middle and high schools.

  • Man suspected of drugging, assaulting women 
    Updated: Aug-14-15 10:43 am

    SANTA FE, New Mexico - A Santa Fe man, who was arrested for assault with a deadly weapon last week, is facing new charges after police found that he may have drugged women and had sex with them while they were unconscious.