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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

Holloman AFB unit completes 100th F-16 flight with full active duty crew

6 ViewsALAMOGORDO, N.M. – To travel at the speed of sound, everything must first be safe and sound. At Holloman Air Force Base, an important U.S. Air Force F-16 maintenance squadron recently marked a special milestone for their crew. An airman conducted the 100th flight of the eighth aircraft maintenance unit

State workers, National Guard asked to fill school gap

4 ViewsSANTA FE, N.M. (KRQE) – Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham announced a statewide initiative on Wednesday, Jan. 19 that will provide support for schools by encouraging state workers and National Guard members to volunteer to become licensed pre-K teachers or childcare workers in an effort to keep doors open for in-person

Former New Mexico military base town is up for sale

6 ViewsFORT WINGATE, N.M. — Looking to buy an old military base town? Well, you’re in luck because the town of Fort Wingate, New Mexico, just east of Gallup, is for sale. Founded in 1867, the area was home to former Generals, Buffalo Soldiers and Navajo Code Talkers.

Undersecretary of the Air Force visits Task Force-Holloman

11 ViewsHOLLOMAN AIR FORCE BASE, N.M. — The Honorable Gina Ortiz Jones, undersecretary of the Air Force, visited Task Force-Holloman Sept. 30, 2021, to receive a first-hand look at TF-H operations, which includes in-processing, quality of life support, and out-processing Afghan evacuees in support of Operation Allies Welcome. TF-H is the first