Texas’ border mission grows, but crossings still high

10 Views   AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The deadliest smuggling attempt in U.S. history underscores the limitations of Texas Gov. Greg Abbott’s massive border security operation. Texas is spending $3 billion on a mission that includes National Guard members, jail for suspects arrested on trespassing charges and buses to shuttle migrants

New Mexicans train at Albuquerque gym for American Ninja Warrior

9 Views   ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – For American Ninja Warrior competitors, the dream is to compete in the finals on the Las Vegas strip. But to get there, a group of local athletes put in the hard work at the NinjaForce obstacle gym in northeast Albuquerque. That is where six out of eight

In aftermath of shootings, Lobo Village residents fear for their safety

43 Views   On June 11 and 19, shootings occurred at 11:15 p.m. and 12:15 a.m., respectively,  on the premises of Lobo Village, a University of New Mexico student housing apartment complex located on South Campus. The shootings and response have brought up safety concerns among residents. No one was injured

Showers and storms across New Mexico this weekend

48 Views   NEW MEXICO (KRQE) – Isolated to scattered storms are expected across the western half of the state up to the Continental Divide on this Thursday afternoon, and continuing through the evening hours. Most of these storms will be slow moving, expected to form on mountaintops and upper elevations before pushing

New program seeks to recruit retired teachers to help fill classrooms

58 Views   ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – A brand-new program could bring teachers out of retirement and back into the classroom as soon as this fall, and they get to hold onto all those retirement benefits. It’s been in the works for years and was just signed by the Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham

UNM, Albuquerque community reacts to Roe overturning

48 Views   On Friday, June 24, the Supreme Court announced their ruling in the Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization case, ​​overturning the constitutional right to abortion decided in Roe v. Wade, 1973, and further protected in Planned Parenthood v. Casey, 1992. The decision kicked off a weekend of protests from abortion