State is ranked ahead of Mississippi in terms of the education, health, and support of children
Three teenagers accused of fatally beating two homeless men beyond recognition with cinder blocks, bricks and a metal fence pole may have been terrorizing transients around Albuquerque for months, police said Monday.
The union that represents nearly 400 nurses and technicians served the hospital with a strike notice on Monday
In 140 characters or less, an unofficial account, @Old_Man_Gloom, offers anything but the family-friendly image that the Kiwanis Club of Santa Fe wants on display.
Gov. Susana Martinez has been closely monitoring the border situation, but there’s no immediate plan to deploy the National Guard, an official says.
The Santa Fe Police Department took the following reports: Nicholas A. Dodson, 35, of Santa Fe was arrested at about 1 p.m. Sunday on two charges of possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia. He was found at Motel 6, 3007 Cerrillos Road, and taken to the hospital due to health issues.
Pit bull attacked and severely injured a Shih Tzu that later had to be euthanized
Event designed to highlight the potential for enhanced nightlife in downtown Santa Fe
Men without much start every morning at the corner hoping that somebody supplies them with work
Alex Rios, 18, and two boys, ages 16 and 15, are being held a day after allegedly killing the victims
CARLSBAD — The contractor that operates the federal government’s underground nuclear waste dump in southeastern New Mexico received a $1.9 million bonus just five days after an underground truck fire closed the facility.
Director Michael Gieleta melds Mozart’s The Impresario with Stravinsky’s Le rossignol into a smart, inventively synchronized entity that is greater than the sum of its parts.
LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — An Arizona company contracted to handle Medicaid-funded behavioral health care in southern New Mexico has cut nearly a quarter of its staff.
LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — Organizers behind a short-term shelter in Las Cruces for immigrants say more than 200 people have already passed through.
The city calls it “Cathedral Park.” Most young people in Santa Fe call it “the drug park.”
Creating social change is no walk in the park. For Samina Baig, 23, and Mirza Ali Baig, 31, it means climbing the world’s tallest mountains.
Taos Ski Valley has been busy working on its new Kachina chairlift, hoping to get it up and running by next ski season.
New Mexico hunters are furious over a one-paragraph amendment to the federal defense budget bill passed this spring by the U.S. House of Representatives that would withdraw from public access 300,000 acres of Bureau of Land Management land in Southern New Mexico.
Susana Martinez said Saturday that hundreds of detained immigrants represent the humanitarian consequence of false beliefs that anyone can stay in the U.S.
In 2009, the city collected just over $13,000 from parking citations. Last year, collections shot up to $436,039, while issuing about half the number of tickets.
The death of Cooper Beacom, a Santa Fe resident with roots in Taos, has renewed local interest in the issue and left his mother and others asking how something so wrong can be so easy.
The $250,000 proposal would include four speed bumps on Wilderness Gate Road, plus divider stripes and the installation of 790 feet of guardrails.
“To be a servant of the church meant everything to me 50 years ago. It means everything to me today,” Sheehan tells congregants.
The Kiwanis Club of Santa Fe, which hosts the annual burning, wants to more than double the number of volunteers involved with the event this year.
DENVER — A federal appeals court here on Friday struck down a second conservative-leaning state’s voter-approved ban on same-sex marriage, ruling that Oklahoma could not deny gay couples their “fundamental right” to wed.
ALBUQUERQUE — Gov. Susana Martinez’s administration is scaling back possible changes for New Mexico’s medical marijuana program.
Victor Hugo Villarreal II faces two felony counts of criminal sexual penetration of a child 13 to 18 years old and one misdemeanor count of enticement of a child.
Rep. Michelle Lujan Grisham says immigration authorities will start giving migrant girls as young as 9 years old pregnancy tests.
Officials say it will take months — and hundreds of thousands of dollars from state lawmakers — to clear the backlog.
The state Workforce Solutions Department said Friday that the state’s economy gained 2,500 jobs over the year.
DENVER — Like the glint of gold or rumors of oil in ages past, the advent of legal, recreational marijuana is beginning to reshape economies in Colorado and Washington state.
Tipped workers at county businesses have yet to see an increase in pay, and when they finally do, come Jan. 1, 2015, their wage hike will be much smaller than promised.
The officers said they wanted to meet some of the city’s homeless, hear their stories and learn of any possible mental illnesses.
A poll commissioned by Democrat Gary King’s gubernatorial campaign shows King trailing Gov. Susana Martinez by 6 percentage points
Hospital has advertised jobs online with HealthSource Global Staffing, which connects traveling nurses with jobs
Richardson, a Democrat, made his remarks in an interview on Larry King’s new video podcast show, PolitiKING Tonight, on Ora TV.
Hospital staff faced scrutiny after the death of 71-year-old Jim Napoleon Garcia, who received CPR on the floor while an ambulance was called to take him to an emergency room 500 yards away.
Democratic Sen. Tom Udall has stockpiled more than $3 million for his re-election bid, but Republican challenger Allen Weh is dipping into personal money to jump-start his campaign.
A New Mexico mother is facing a hate crime charge after authorities say she physically and sexually abused her daughter because she is gay.
The state law enforcement certificate has been revoked for an Albuquerque police officer fired after a video showed him kicking a suspected car thief.
Some homeowners following the state’s new drought-conscious motto that brown is the new green are being warned by local governments that they could be slapped with fines because of those dried up lawns.
Residents had to rescue what sodden goods they could and prepare for another potential rainstorm.
Law Enforcement Academy board approved some curriculum changes on physical fitness requirements and scores cadets must achieve to pass a firearms test.
With Coyote Canyon as their blank canvas, Navajo teacher and artist Bert Benally and Chinese dissident artist Ai Weiwei teamed up for the Pull of the Moon installation in late June.
Officials said De Baca County sheriff’s Deputy Mylessa Denny was found unresponsive, lying in the parking lot of the sheriff’s office in Fort Sumner.
A Santa Fe police lieutenant who resigned in January amid suspicions that he was billing the city for hours he didn’t work is back on the job
Democratic U.S. Sen. Martin Heinrich gave a much different assessment. He said the United States is in the midst of a humanitarian crisis.
Engage Santa Fe aims to attract at least 75 recent dropouts to a learning center this coming year
Mayor Javier Gonzales is systematically filling positions at City Hall
Direct observations by evaluators only account for 25 percent of a teacher’s score