News Releases

Traffic Report for week of March 18th to 25th, 2018

New Mexico Department of Transportation
Las Cruces, Mar 16, 2018

In all construction zones, motorists are asked to reduce speed, obey posted signs, and use extreme caution, as well as continue to be cautious of heavy equipment and construction personnel in the area.

Governor Susana Martinez Announces DWI Superblitz over St. Patrick’s Day Weekend

New Mexico Department of Transportation
Santa Fe, Mar 16, 2018

Also Announces Decrease in DWI Fatalities
Santa Fe, NM – Today, Governor Susana Martinez announced that law enforcement across the state will be out in full force this weekend to crack down on drunk driving during St. Patrick’s Day celebrations. The Governor also announced that last year DWI fatalities were down about 16 percent compared to 2016.

Drink. Drive. Jail. Operation Northern Safety - Safety Saturation Patrol

Santa Fe County
Santa Fe, Mar 15, 2018

Drink. Drive. Jail. This is the message police will be giving drivers this weekend as multiple agencies will be conducting saturation patrols on our streets and highways. Operation Northern Safety is a concerted effort of law enforcement agencies from Edgewood to Espanola collaborating to enforce traffic laws. Extra officers will be on the highways watching for drunk, aggressive, reckless and other unsafe drivers.

The New Mexico Film Office Announces "Untitled Roswell Project" pilot to begin production in New Mexico

New Mexico Film Office
Santa Fe, Mar 15, 2018

Santa Fe, N.M. - New Mexico Film Office Director Nick Maniatis announced today that the "Untitled Roswell Project," a new pilot for Warner Bros. Television / Palladin Productions LLC, will begin principal photography in mid March through the end of March in Albuquerque.

Salmonella Associated with Baby Birds

New Mexico Department of Health
Santa Fe, Mar 15, 2018

Proper hygiene practices help prevent Salmonella infection
The New Mexico Department of Health (NMDOH) cautions residents about the potential for annual spring time purchases of baby chicks to lead to Salmonella infections. Families are advised to keep baby chicks or other baby birds out of their homes and use caution in order to avoid the infection.

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