U.S. Senator Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.), a member of the Senate Armed Services Committee and the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, issued the following statement in response to the U.S. Air Force’s announcement today to base the new U.S. Space Command headquarters in Huntsville, Alabama:
NEW MEXICO (KRQE) – With the Senate run-off in Georgia mostly wrapped up, many Americans are wondering what’s next. For New Mexicans, it could be a lot. New Mexico could soon see some benefits out of the White House, especially now with the Senate expected to fully support the Biden
More unemployment money sent across state as well as food help in the Duke City ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Throughout the pandemic you’ve likely heard about the millions of dollars in relief money the government has spent to help those in need. And that’s just here in our state.
The City of Las Cruces Minimum Wage Ordinance will increase on Jan. 1, 2021 to $10.50 an hour. The hourly wage for tipped employees will be $4.20 an hour, plus any reported tipped wages.
KSFR News Director Tom Trowbridge speaks with Andy Lyman of NM Political Report and NMPBS’ Growing Forward podcast about the past week in New Mexico politics.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Thousands of New Mexicans have already received much-needed help amid the pandemic from federal COVID relief funding. Now, as the end of the year quickly approaches, many people are rushing to spend it all before the use-it or lose-it deadline.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Xcel Energy says work is done on the Sagamore Wind Project, and the turbines will go online at the end of the month. Covering 100,000 acres, the wind farm is the largest in New Mexico and the second largest on the utility’s eight-state system.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) – A Virgin Galactic test flight Saturday ended prematurely when the spacecraft landed safely at Spaceport America in southern New Mexico after its rocket motor failed to ignite high above the Earth.
Many New Mexicans are hesitant about getting the COVID-19 vaccine, but legal experts said it may not be a choice for some. “It looks like employers can require their employees to get the vaccine,” KOAT legal expert John Day said.
A research team from the College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences at New Mexico State University is working in partnership with colleagues from Texas A&M AgriLife Research to study issues affecting pepper production in the Southwest.
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