- Work begins on interim ventilation system at nuke dump Updated: May-25-15 5:16 am
CARLSBAD, New Mexico - Workers at the federal government's nuclear waste repository in southern New Mexico are installing a temporary ventilation system that will increase airflow in the underground facility.
- Boy dies, 8 others hurt in vehicle rollover near Carlsbad Updated: May-23-15 7:28 pm
CARLSBAD, New Mexico - New Mexico State Police say a boy has died and eight others, including six children, were injured in a rollover crash in Eddy County.
- New Mexico Supreme Court to rule in assessor lawsuit Updated: May-16-15 6:14 am
CARLSBAD, New Mexico - A lawsuit that will determine if county officials can hire outside contractors for technical assistance is in the hands of the New Mexico Supreme Court.
- Workers seal storage bunker at nuclear waste dump Updated: May-14-15 7:25 pm
CARLSBAD, New Mexico - Officials say workers have sealed off the first of two storage bunkers affected by a radiation leak at the federal government's underground nuclear waste repository in southern New Mexico.
- Underground radiation levels at waste plant increase Updated: May-14-15 8:19 am
CARLSBAD, New Mexico - Underground air sampling results show an increased level of radiation at one station in the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant following a fire that shut down the plant last year.
- Carlsbad site could be used for plutonium disposal Updated: May-13-15 12:46 pm
CARLSBAD, New Mexico - A U.S. Department of Energy report indicates that a site in southern New Mexico may be used to dispose of plutonium from surplus nuclear weapons.
- Starting salary for Albuquerque police behind other agencies Updated: May-10-15 2:40 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - A state report on salaries across New Mexico police agencies has found the Albuquerque Police Department's rank-and-file members could earn more elsewhere.
- New Mexico cattle disappear in possible rustling case Updated: May-06-15 10:25 am
CARLSBAD, New Mexico - Deputies are investigating possible cattle rustling at ranches near Carlsbad.