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Two FEMA disaster recovery centers open in New Mexico

26 ViewsNEW MEXICO (KRQE) – Two FEMA disaster recovery centers are now open in New Mexico for those impacted by wildfires. At the centers, residents can get help with disaster assistance applications, upload documents and get any questions answered.

Governor to discuss New Mexico wildfire response

88 ViewsNEW MEXICO (KRQE) – Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham will provide an update on the wildfires burning throughout New Mexico on Tuesday. KRQE News 13 will live stream the 10 a.m. briefing on this page.

New Mexico News: Wednesday’s Five Facts

13 ViewsDisaster declaration, Coming together, High fire danger, Recycling plant fire, Discounted tickets [1] Governor requests federal disaster declaration for wildfires – Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham is pushing for a presidential disaster declaration to start the process of wildland recovery. The usually does not happen until after the fire damage is

A closer look at abortion rights in New Mexico

12 ViewsALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – If the final decision of the Supreme Court is in line with the draft – it would not make abortion illegal. Individual states would decide whether to restrict or ban abortions.

Leaked Supreme Court draft opinion terrifies, angers ABQ community members

9 ViewsHundreds gather outside federal courthouse to advocate for abortion rights Protesters gathered at the Pete V. Domenici U.S. Courthouse in Albuquerque on May 3 in light of a leaked draft of a majority opinion from Politico written by Justice Samuel Alito that signifies the court’s decision to overturn Roe V. Wade

Senator Luján Shares He is ‘90%’ Recovered From Stroke

8 ViewsSANTA FE N.M. — Democratic Sen. Ben Ray Luján says Thursday that he’s 90% recovered from his stroke. The 49-year-old spoke during a visit to Santa Fe High School, part of his first public appearances since returning to Congress in March. The stroke had put him the hospital in

Santa Fe First RespondersSave Lives inUkraine

7 Views‘I thought we were going to die’: New Mexican first responders save lives in Ukraine Santa Fe City firefighter Rollin Tyler Jones and Emergency room Doctor Christopher Hammond dedicated their lives to help people in Santa Fe, but last month their journey took them to an international battleground in

Vice President Harris to Officiate Governor Lujan Grisham’s Wedding

11 ViewsSANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham is getting married, and Vice President Kamala Harris has been picked to officiate. The first-term Democratic governor made the announcement through her personal spokesman Tuesday, saying a small ceremony will be held May 21 in Washington, D.C.

Government is paying out big bucks for not releasing public documents

15 ViewsCity of Albuquerque has paid out more than $330,000 in past two years ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Big cities, small towns and school districts are paying out hundreds of thousands of dollars of your money because a court says they aren’t following the law. One city, Albuquerque, was recently recognized for being