New Mexico’s jail population dropped by a third earlier this year as officials agreed to incarcerate fewer people to avoid the spread COVID-19. But the population has crept back up since June and infections have soared among both inmates and staff from 37 cases by early June to nearly 970 as of September 25, according to government data reviewed by New Mexico In Depth.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Longtime KOAT weatherman Howard Morgan has died. He was 91. Morgan started on television in the 1950s as a host for a children’s