New Mexico opens alternate care facility for COVID-19 patients

ALBUQUERQUE – With New Mexico hospitals facing a capacity crunch because of the coronavirus outbreak, the state on Friday opened an alternate care facility for COVID-19 patients in a renovated...

DATE: Nov. 20, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

New Mexico wary of oil downturn as agencies trim budgets

SANTA FE – State legislators kept a wary eye Tuesday on trends in oil prices and production as the number of active drilling rigs and new wells has plummeted from pre-pandemic levels, threatening a...

DATE: Nov. 19, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

New Mexico ski resorts will delay opening amid pandemic

SANTA FE – Multiple ski resorts in New Mexico have delayed their scheduled openings this month in response to state-mandated COVID-19 lockdown orders that went into effect Monday. The regulations...

DATE: Nov. 19, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

Governor calls on Legislature to approve pandemic relief

SANTA FE, N.M. — New Mexico’s governor is calling a special legislative session next week in the hope of providing new economic relief from the coronavirus pandemic and aggressive emergency...

DATE: Nov. 19, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

New Mexico seeks funding for 28 more electric vehicles

SANTA FE – New Mexico would add 28 electric vehicles to its fleet for state agencies under a budget request to legislators from the administration of Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham. Adding the...

DATE: Nov. 18, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

Republicans shake up state Senate leadership in New Mexico

SANTA FE – A new leader has emerged atop the Republican minority contingent in the New Mexico state Senate. In a caucus meeting Tuesday, Sen. Gregory Baca of Belen was chosen as Republican minority...

DATE: Nov. 18, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

Top Democrat says district will be redrawn after GOP win

ALBUQUERQUE — A day after Republicans won back New Mexico’s only conservative-leaning congressional district, a top state Democrat said its boundaries will be redrawn in redistricting that will be...

DATE: Nov. 6, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

Key GOP win wrinkles Democratic wave in New Mexico

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Democrats swelled with pride during their virtual Election Night celebration as Gov. Michelle Luján Grisham boasted that voters were turning out in droves and electing Democrats...

DATE: Nov. 6, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

Albuquerque police: Woman found dead, man gravely wounded

ALBUQUERQUE – Albuquerque police officers responding to a report of a shooting in progress found a woman dead and a man gravely wounded, the Police Department said Wednesday. The woman was found...

DATE: Nov. 5, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

N.M. senator pivots from fugitive to reformer

SANTA FE – A state senator who fled home because of threatening phone messages after criticizing a protest against coronavirus restrictions said he plans to pursue reforms that make police more...

DATE: Oct. 29, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

Storm blasts New Mexico; travel hazardous in some places

ALBUQUERQUE – A storm dropped snow on New Mexico on Tuesday, making travel hazardous in some areas. National Weather Service forecasters said snow was expected to begin tapering off in western New...

DATE: Oct. 27, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

New Mexico building infrastructure for vaccine distribution

ALBUQUERQUE – It could be well into next year before a COVID-19 vaccine is widely available, but top health officials in New Mexico said Tuesday that they have submitted their plan to the federal...

DATE: Oct. 27, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

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