Community Issues

NMSU coaches held onto gun used by player in self-defense killing

5 Views   Experts say coaches “didn’t cooperate” with police investigation New Mexico State basketball players and coaches skipped town in a university-owned bus while investigators were trying to interview them and find the gun that was used by one of their players in a self-defense defense shooting on the UNM

Survey: New Mexico ranks low for trying to find a job

33 Views   NEW MEXICO (KRQE) – A new WalletHub survey ranks the best and worst places to find a job in the U.S. New Mexico pops up towards the bottom of the list at 36th place. It also put New Mexico’s job market in 47th place. The survey compared all 50 states across

How often does child abuse & neglect occur in New Mexico?

26 Views   NEW MEXICO (KRQE) – KRQE News 13’s latest investigative report highlights a tragic example of what some children in New Mexico’s foster care system face. New Mexico has seen several high-profile stories of child abuse in the last decade, but just how frequent are cases of child abuse and neglect inside the

Target 7 Investigates: Is there a safe space?

26 Views   An investigation into the potential use of “safe outdoor spaces” in Albuquerque. Those experiencing homelessness have been seen camping in parks, on sidewalks and outside local businesses. The problem is so troublesome that some businesses have begun playing loud music to try and keep the homeless from their