JT Toppin withdraws from NBA Draft and signs with Texas Tech

4 Views   LUBBOCK, Texas – JT Toppin will be a Red Raider for Texas Tech next season after withdrawing from the NBA Draft on Tuesday. Toppin, who is a Dallas, Texas native, entered his name in the draft at the end of April to test the waters. Then, a week

Attorney General fights to put alleged shooter behind bars until trial

7 Views   “Everyone is frustrated. Police and prosecutors are frustrated. Victims are frustrated,” said Attorney General Raul Torrez. ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — The New Mexico Department of Justice appealed a decision made by a judge to keep a suspect accused of shooting someone at a graduation ceremony on house arrest.

New Mexico legislators ask FRA to address lack of safety inspector in state

27 Views   WASHINGTON — The five members of New Mexico’s congressional delegation have asked the Federal Railroad Administration to address the lack of a safety inspector for the state in the wake of the April derailment of a BNSF freight train near the New Mexico-Arizona state line that closed Interstate

Missing girl from Acoma Pueblo found safe

26 Views   New Mexico State Police said the missing girl from Acoma Pueblo is located and safe The update was released just before 2:40 p.m. Monday, May 27. Below are the previous details regarding the missing and endangered report.

Warmer temperatures, with storms in eastern New Mexico

25 Views   Tuesday morning is clear, milder and calm. For most of the state, it will be a sunny day, with light winds and warmer temperatures. Temperatures will climb today, thanks to high pressure, and 80s, 90s and 100s are back in the forecast.

Blue 2 Fire now over 7,000 acres near Ruidoso

39 Views   RUIDOSO, N.M. — U.S. Forest Service officials said Tuesday that the Blue 2 Fire is now at 7,178 acres, still with no containment. 10 crews, 32 engines, six helicopters and six bulldozers with five water tenders are fighting to get the Blue 2 Fire under control – that’s