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Meow Wolf announces worker layoffs amid budget cuts

36 Views   The company announced it needed to cut expenses by roughly 10% SANTA FE, N.M. — Dozens of workers at Meow Wolf are set to be laid off following a company announcement. A total of 111 employees at exhibitions and within its corporate team will be laid off. Additionally, another 54

Mobile children’s museum ready to serve Doña Ana County

87 Views   Windy conditions in Las Cruces Friday afternoon could not stop the excitement of community members in attendance for the ribbon-cutting ceremony for The Vamos Niños: Play to Learn Mobile Children’s Museum. The 44-foot traveling RV museum offers play-to-learn activities for children and aims to offer family resources along

Balloon Fiesta Announces New Mexico Day for the 2024 Event!

104 Views   Board of Directors shows Appreciation for New Mexico Residents with Free Admission to Attend Monday’s Flying Events Albuquerque, New Mexico – The Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta Inc., a 501-C-3 Not-For-Profit New Mexico Corporation, announced that Monday, October 7th will be New Mexico Day at the Balloon Fiesta! New

Becky G added to New Mexico State Fair concert lineup

132 Views   ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Officials have announced Becky G as the fifth and final concert of the 2024 New Mexico State Fair’s concert lineup. Becky G recently performed at the Academy Awards and at Coachella in 2023 – now the multi-platinum recording artist will perform in Tingley Coliseum following

New Mexico State Fair announces 2024 concert lineup

161 Views   NEW MEXICO (KRQE) – The New Mexico State Fair announced this year’s rodeo/concert series lineup Thursday. According to a news release, some of the big names coming this year are Jo Dee Messina, Brad Paisley, Cole Swindell, and Josh Turner.

Custom-built ‘Oppenheimer’ film set opens to visitors in New Mexico

116 Views   RIO ARRIBA COUNTY, N.M. (KRQE) – A new opportunity to tour the same set that was used during the award-winning “Oppenheimer” film is now available in New Mexico. Tucked away in the desert at Ghost Ranch, near Abiquiu, stand several buildings and dirt roads that were built specifically for the movie.

Concert canceled at Meow Wolf due to protest concerns

144 Views   SANTA FE, N.M. — Following employee safety concerns over planned protests, a concert at Meow Wolf was canceled about an hour before showtime. Musician Matisyahu was expected to perform in front of a sold-out crowd before the cancellation.

Frank Ray to perform at The Rio Grande Theatre

170 Views   KC Counts talked with the former Las Cruces police officer about becoming a successful musician, what advice he has for young people who want to make music a career, being a girl dad and more.