Public Safety

Remembering Black Wall Street and the Tulsa race massacre

TULSA, OK (CBS Newspath) – It’s an American story of prosperity, unthinkable loss, and resurgence. 100 years ago, Tulsa, Oklahoma’s Greenwood District was a beacon of wealth and development for African Americans, but it was wiped away by racial violence in a matter of hours. “You have more than 30

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Education Equity And Alleviating Learning Losses; U.S. Senator Ben Ray Luján Another busy week of news, and we have you covered. We begin with the region’s in-depth coverage of New Mexico U.S. Senator Ben Ray Luján’s visit to the southern New Mexico. He talks with Fred Martino about priorities important to

Gun sales surging in New Mexico

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — A lot of people were buying guns in New Mexico during the pandemic. “We have had ladies in their 80s come in here wanting to buy a shotgun,” said Arnold Gallegos, owner of ABQ Guns on the West Side.

NMSU experts: Three Rivers Fire a ‘wake-up’ call for fire season

NEW MEXICO (KRQE) – The Three Rivers Fire continues to burn near Ruidoso and now covers about 7,020 acres and is 23% contained. Now, we’re getting a closer look at what the restoration process will look like and why New Mexico State University experts are calling it a ‘wake-up’ call for

Quay County Armed Robbery Suspect Arrested in Texas

Quay County, NM – On Saturday, May 1, 2021, at around 10:20, am, the New Mexico State Police was alerted to an armed robbery that had just occurred at the Circle K located at 2624 South First Street in Tucumcari, NM.  The male robbery suspect had fled the scene in