BioPark gorilla welcomes baby to the world

17 Views   ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — The Albuquerque BioPark Zoo welcomed a brand new baby gorilla to the world Wednesday morning. Samantha gave birth to her baby at 10:29 a.m. Wednesday. The zoo reports Samantha and her baby are doing well and have started nursing.

Las Cruces police respond to shooting

12 Views   LAS CRUCES, NM – Las Cruces police investigated a shooting near La Posada Lane that injured two individuals. KVIA reports one of them, a 35-year-old man, has died from his injuries.

In New Mexico, there’s not enough water for everyone

11 Views   At least not for our current way of life, experts say NEW MEXICO (KRQE) – “Is there enough water for everyone in New Mexico?” That’s what KRQE News 13 has been asking experts. And the consensus is: probably not, especially in the Rio Grande Valley.

New Mexico community left with few pandemic relief options

28 Views   All we had out here was a dirt road. We picked out a patch,” recalled Madrid, remembering how his father stood out amid the desert sand and mesquite trees more than 50 years ago scanning the land that would become the family’s home. “He picked it for one reason – it’s got good […]

Eddy County Health Council Seeking New Members

28 Views   The Eddy County Health Council is looking for new members. The council’s goal is to identify and address healt needs in the county, according to Sarah Bowman, the interim coordinator of the council. New Mexico Community Health Councils played key roles in the State’s public health system, mobilizing communities, identifying local health needs, […]

Sidewalk filled with homeless camps outside Albuquerque senior apartments

58 Views   ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — As Robert Hilgendorn looks out of a window at Ed Romero Terrace, he said, “Hopefully they can get something done.” The senior apartments sit in the heart of the city’s International District. Hilgendorn said he’s never seen the area as bad as it is now.