APS announces proposed calendar for next school year

22 Views  Â ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — On Thursday, tens of thousands of families across the Albuquerque metro found out their kids will have a longer school year next year. New Mexico’s largest school district is reacting to new legislation, and it’s asking for the public to weigh in.

Which projects across New Mexico are getting funds from state lawmakers?

24 Views  Â SANTA FE, N.M. (KRQE) – The bill that decides which projects get funded around the state and how much they’ll get has reached the governor’s desk. The Capital Outlay contains pages and pages full of projects with a total cost of more than a billion dollars.

Amber Alert canceled for 3-year-old Deming girl

33 Views  Â DEMING, N.M. (KRQE) – An Amber Alert has been canceled for 3-year-old Avyanna Gaco-Hernandez. Deming Police Chief Clint Hogan says Avyanna was returned safely to her home around 8:33 a.m. Wednesday. Hogan says the the incident does not appear to be a kidnapping.

UNM lifts COVID-19 vaccine requirement

29 Views  Â ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — The University of New Mexico announced Monday they’ll no longer require the students and employees to be vaccinated for COVID-19.

Hundreds of dollars could come to New Mexicans if bill is passed

35 Views  Â **Editor’s Note: House Bill 547 was amended before passing the House Saturday. With an amendment, the proposed rebates were increased to $500 for single filers and $1,000 for joint filers. The original proposal offered $300 for single filers and $600 for joint filers. NEW MEXICO (KRQE) – The legislative session is

Jaramillo becomes first woman to be appointed AFR fire chief

35 Views  Â ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Mayor Tim Keller appointed Emily Jaramillo as chief of Albuquerque Fire Rescue. Jaramillo was officially promoted Tuesday, becoming the first woman to lead the state’s largest fire rescue in its 123-year history.