Primary Voter Turnout in Doña Ana County Less Than 2020

125 Views   According to unofficial voting numbers released by the Doña Ana County Clerk’s office Tuesday night, 15,400 voters cast ballots in this year’s primary election in the county. That is a decrease from 2020’s primary election when approximately 16,200 voters participated in the primary election in Doña Ana County.

‘We’re coming for you’: Officials crack down on fentanyl trafficking

113 Views   “To any of the folks that are stupid enough to try and deal this poison, fentanyl: We’re coming for you,” Sheriff Mark Cage said. The U.S. Marshals Service is helping New Mexico crack down on the trafficking of fentanyl. Operation Blue Crush was a combined effort of 20 law enforcement agencies that took 54 […]

Chief pitches satellite police academy in Roswell

96 Views   ROSWELL N.M- Becoming a certified law enforcement officer in New Mexico or anywhere else for that matter is not easy. Adam Rhodes, a sergeant with the Roswell Police Department, attended the police academy in Santa Fe and remembers just how intense it could be.

Mark Ronchetti wins GOP nomination for New Mexico governor

128 Views   NEW MEXICO (KRQE) – Mark Ronchetti has won the Republican primary for governor and will challenge incumbent Democratic Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham in November. The former television meteorologist defeated four other candidates Tuesday.

ABQ group helps host first annual national gun buyback event

136 Views   New Mexicans to Prevent Gun Violence, alongside faithbased groups and the Bernalillo County District Attorney’s Office, will be hosting the first annual Guns to Gardens National Buyback Day, on Saturday, June 11 at La Mesa Presbyterian Church. Gun owners turning over guns will recieve gift cards to places like Target, Walmart and Amazon […]