Job changes due to coronavirus – Here’s what you need to know

17 Views    SANTA FE, N.M. (KRQE) – This week the state of New Mexico began assisting workers whose hours are reduced or who are laid off because of the COVID-19 public health emergency with applications for unemployment insurance benefits. Under the emergency provision to the Unemployment Insurance rules, the requirement for “work search” has been waived for up […]

NM reporter in self-quarantine after possibly being exposed to COVID-19

41 Views   ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Christian Marquez is a reporter for KOB 4 partner, Searchlight New Mexico, who had recently attended a journalism conference in New Orleans.  When he returned to New Mexico, he was notified that multiple people at the conference had tested positive for COIVD-19. 

Coronavirus offers reprieve from air pollution

21 Views   Environmental experts say the planet is getting a breather from the constant output of pollution by humans as the coronavirus puts many activities by individuals and businesses on hold.