Balloon Fiesta to host prestigious international competition

60 Views   ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) –  The Federation Aeronautique Internationale (FAI) has picked the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta to host the 66th annual Gordon Bennett FAI World Long Distance Gas Balloon Championship. Officials say this event is recognized as the oldest and most prestigious event in aviation.

Sandia Peak Tram closed until May for maintenance

78 Views   ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Now through May 3, the Sandia Peak Tram and TEN 3 restaurant will close for their regular, annual spring maintenance. The tram and the 10,300-foot-high restaurant closed Tuesday. They’ll close through May 3 and resume regular operations May 4.

Taos Ski Valley to reopen after water failure

64 Views   The reopening comes just before the 2023 ski season comes to a close TAOS, N.M. — The Taos Ski Valley resort plans to reopen Thursday after a water system failure in the village closed the resort earlier this month.

Ski Santa Fe extending their season

74 Views   With spring around the corner, Santa Fe Ski says they’re extending operations before the snow melts away Ski Santa Fe has announced they are extending their season to April 16. Management is happy about it, and the people are definitely happy about it.

New Mexico chefs selected as semifinalists in 2023 James Beard Awards

125 Views   NEW YORK, NY — Five New Mexico chefs have been announced as semifinalists for best chef in the 2023 James Beard Awards. The James Beard Awards highlights chefs who demonstrate high standards in their leadership and culinary skills, along with chefs who are making a positive impact in local communities.

Two New Mexico cities among ‘Most Sinful Cities in America,’ study says

165 Views   NEW MEXICO (KRQE) – A new WalletHub study lists two New Mexico cities made the “Most Sinful Cities in America.” WalletHub compared more than 180 U.S. cities across 38 key indicators of vices and illicit behavior. Its data set ranges from violent crimes per capita to excessive drinking to adult entertainment