Last Week In New Mexico Politics

News that Grants Mayor Martin Hicks planned to allow businesses in his western New Mexico city in defiance of Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham’s emergency health order headlines last week’s political news.

CDC adds 6 new possible symptoms of COVID-19

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has added six new symptoms to its list of possible coronavirus symptoms. The CDC has established that the virus displays symptoms including shortness of breath, fever, and coughing.

2020 Gathering of Nations moves online

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — April 23, 2020, would have marked the beginning of the 37th annual Gathering of Nations, but it was canceled in March because of the coronavirus pandemic.

Self-Driving Vehicles Start Medical Deliveries For COVID-19 Patients

Self-driving startup Nuro recently got the go-ahead to start testing two if its driverless vehicles on California roads. While the state’s shelter-in-place order put that program on hold, the robotics company found another use for its R2 robotic delivery vehicles. Starting this week, the unmanned R2 vehicles are delivering medical supplies to help patients affected […]