Authors Say Plan For The Worst On Colorado River

32 Views   The Colorado River provides water to 40 million people around the West, including New Mexico, but the historic drought gripping our region has prompted a 20 percent drop in flows in the river. Reservoirs are drying, with Lake Mead at its lowest levels since it was filled in the 1930s. As scientists incorporate […]

Ojo Spa Resorts looking to hire new employees as business booms

27 Views   ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — The search for relaxation has local spa businesses like Ojo Santa Fe flooded with calls of people requesting appointments. “It’s hard to imagine, but as recently as about six months ago, we were closed,”  said James Walker, the marketing director for Ojo Spa Resorts.

Floodwaters in Belen enters homes causing damage, frustrations

29 Views   BELEN, N.M. (KRQE) – While waters have receded in most areas around Belen, the clean-up of everything left behind will continue. Desiree Benavidez has lived in her home on 6th Street for over ten years now. This isn’t her first time dealing with floodwaters, but it is the first time it’s entered her home.

If CDC guidance changes, masks could be back for vaccinated New Mexicans

79 Views   “Our public health order requires us to follow CDC guidance when it comes to masking. If CDC changes, we’ll automatically change,” Dr. David Scrase said. ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — New Mexico state health officials said “delta” will soon be the dominant variant in the coming weeks. Epidemiologists estimate the delta variant is 50 percent more transmissible […]