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Governor Releases TV Ads To Fight Drunk Driving

by Staff Reporter / Dec 28, 2016 / comments

Governor Releases TV Ads To Fight Drunk Driving

Staff Report 

New Mexico To See Push For Minimum Wage Increase In 2017

by Carol Clark / Dec 28, 2016 / comments

New Mexico To See Push For Minimum Wage Increase In 2017

Submitted by Carol A. Clark 

ALBUQUERQUE – As momentum for higher wages and the call for a $15 minimum wage grows across the nation, working families in New Mexico will see some increases in their state’s minimum wage in 2017.

State Police Checkpoints & Saturation Patrols In January

by Staff Reporter / Dec 26, 2016 / comments

State Police Checkpoints & Saturation Patrols In January

STATEWIDE -- State Police will be conducting Sobriety Checkpoints, Saturation Patrols and Registration, Insurance and Drivers' License Checkpoints in all New Mexico counties during the month of January 2017.

First Big Winter Storm Warning Of The Season

by Staff Reporter / Dec 15, 2016 / comments

 

First Big Winter Storm Warning Of The Season

Staff Report

The National Weather Service in Albuquerque has issued a winter storm warning for northern New Mexico for a storm event that is expected to affect the area from early Friday morning through Saturday morning. 

Española Police Blotter: Nov 13 - Nov 26, 2016

by Staff Reporter / Dec 15, 2016 / comments

Española Police Blotter: Nov 13 - Nov 26, 2016

The following information is provided by the Española Police Department. These arrests were made between Nov. 13 and Nov. 26. Neither arrests nor charges indicate a conviction, and neither means that a person is guilty of the charges filed against them.

State Auditor Reveals Rape Kit Backlog Worst In Nation

by Staff Reporter / Dec 07, 2016 / comments

State Auditor Reveals Rape Kit Backlog Worst In Nation

Staff Report 

SANTA FE ― New Mexico State Auditor Tim Keller released a statewide special audit of untested sexual assault evidence kits, commonly known as “rape kits.”

Gallinas Watershed Prescribed Burn Continues

by Staff Reporter / Dec 06, 2016 / comments

Gallinas Watershed Prescribed Burn Continues

SANTA FE ― Fire managers on the Santa Fe National Forest plan to continue the Gallinas Watershed prescribed burn next week, focusing on a 180-acre block in the Las Dispensas area and a 1,120-acre unit on Johnson Mesa. 

State Announces Pull Together Effort To Help Families This Holiday Season

by Staff Reporter / Nov 29, 2016 / comments

State Announces Pull Together Effort To Help Families This Holiday Season

Staff Report

ALBUQUERQUE — Gov. Susana Martinez has announced a new Pull Together effort to collect food and toys for New Mexico kids and families this holiday season.

DWI Checkpoints For The Holidays

by Staff Reporter / Nov 26, 2016 / comments

DWI Checkpoints For The Holidays
State Police Checkpoints And Saturation Patrols In December In Counties Across New Mexico

Staff Report 

SANTA FE – State Police are conducting Sobriety Checkpoints, Saturation Patrols and Registration, Insurance and Drivers' License Checkpoints in all New Mexico counties during the month of December 2016.

Top 10 Most Wanted DWI Fugitive Captured

by Kirsten / Nov 25, 2016 / comments

Top 10 Most Wanted DWI Fugitive Captured

Staff Report 

SANTA FE — Gov. Susana Martinez has announced that Thomas Frank, one of New Mexico’s most wanted DWI fugitives, has been captured.

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