Fire marshals to assess whether schools are COVID-19-safe for hybrid learning

“This is a public health order inspection, not a fire inspection or fire code inspection,” Albuquerque Deputy Chief Fire Marshal Gene Gallegos said. There’s a list of requirements each school needs to check off to make sure it’s safe for kids and teachers to return. The fire marshal will play a part in getting kids back […]

NMSP provide updates on officer-involved shooting in Carlsbad

CARLSBAD, N.M. (KRQE) – New Mexico State Police gave an update on an officer-involved shooting near Carlsbad Wednesday. Authorities were searching for 29-year-old EJ Kincaid who was wanted for a parole violation and absconding. An officer attempted to pull him over near Mermod and Walnut when Kincaid took off.

New Mexico State Police Unit Arrests Missouri Fugitives

Carrizozo, NM – On Wednesday, January 20, 2021, agents with the New Mexico State Police Fugitive Apprehension Unit received information from the United States Marshals Service that two wanted violent fugitives were driving through New Mexico. The fugitives were identified as Tracy Brown, 57, and Diana Thomas, 47, both of Bismarck, Missouri.

State relief plans take shape at New Mexico Legislature

 SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — An economic relief package is taking shape at the New Mexico Legislature as a Senate panel endorsed a $600 rebate to low-income workers and a separate bill that would waive licensing fees on liquor stores. Residents of New Mexico who earned up to $31,200 during 2020 would be eligible for […]

Las Cruces Moving Forward On Major Projects

The Las Cruces City Council, serving as the Tax Increment Development District (TIDD) Board of Commissioners, received updates on Monday, Jan. 25, 2021 regarding projects in the downtown TIDD. Later, when convened for a City Council Work Session, the Council was updated on the General Obligation (GO) Bond Projects.

Demand for COVID-19 vaccine continues to grow

Just as fast as doses of the COVID-19 vaccine are coming in to the state of New Mexico, they’re also going out. ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Just as fast as doses of the COVID-19 vaccine are coming in to the state of New Mexico, they’re also going out. “We really did review the CDC recommendations for what we […]