Capital High Students Take On The COVID-19 Virus

As the Covid-19 virus rampages through New Mexico, students and teachers in hard-hit south Santa Fe neighborhoods have launched a determined effort to reduce the spread of the virus among south-side Santa Fe families.

Find out how much money went to struggling New Mexicans

More unemployment money sent across state as well as food help in the Duke City ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Throughout the pandemic you’ve likely heard about the millions of dollars in relief money the government has spent to help those in need. And that’s just here in our state.

WATCH: National Park Service releases body camera footage from Petroglyph incident

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – The National Park Service has provided additional details and body camera footage following an incident where a man was tased at Petroglyph National Monument. During the December 27 incident, NPS explains that a law enforcement officer at the monument contacted two individuals who were seen climbing on and among petroglyph cliff features off-trail.

Low-income New Mexicans to get more help with utility bills

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Low-income New Mexicans will be receiving more help with their utility bills. The state Human Services Department says it has received more than $5 million in federal coronavirus relief money to pay for the assistance.

Teen pilots airlift pets from crowded New Mexico shelters

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Student pilots in New Mexico are helping airlift pets from crowded animal shelters to increase their odds at adoption. KRQE reports that high school students in Albuquerque have flown pets from a shelter in Las Cruces as part of a “relay” to Aurora, Colorado, where there are fewer stray dogs compared […]

Nearly 16K Moderna vaccine doses arrive for long term care residents, staff

According to state health officials, 15,700 Moderna vaccines are in New Mexico as of Sunday. New Mexico is one of the first states in the nation to give the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine to residents and staff at long-term care facilities on Sunday, according to state health officials. Eighty-three-year-old Briton Parkes-Berret said COVID-19 scares him.