Gov. Lujan Grisham revives commission to fight organized crime

13 Views   SANTA FE, N.M. – Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham’s office says they have a plan to crack down on the organized crime that is plaguing the state.  The Organized Crime Commission will investigate organized crime rings, come up with programs to address this crime, and give annual reports to both

Tax rebate checks to be sent on June 16

41 Views   Tax rebate checks approved in the 2023 legislative session will begin to hit bank accounts on June 16, 2023. The state Taxation and Revenue Department will send $500 rebate checks to single filers and $1000 rebate checks to couples filing jointly.

Pay incentives helping recruit Albuquerque police officers

18 Views   ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — For the last few years, the Albuquerque Police Department has been struggling to hire new officers. Now, they say new recruitment efforts have been successful. So how are they getting more recruits? The simple answer is higher pay, but APD Chief Harold Medina also pointed out

Martin Heinrich eyes another reelection to U.S. Senate

46 Views   ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – New Mexico’s senior U.S. Senator, Martin Heinrich (D) is looking for a third term in federal office. The two-term D.C. lawmaker released a video Thursday, announcing a 2024 reelection campaign.