Hot temperatures are expected for most of northern and central New Mexico today. rain chances will remain low, but a few showers and thunderstorms will be possible in northeastern and far south central parts of the state through the late afternoon.
The Republican COVID-19 relief plan unveiled yesterday doesn’t meet the needs of New Mexico families and doesn’t address our unprecedented state fiscal crisis, which means it will make the recession longer and more painful, James Jimenez, executive director of New Mexico Voices for Children, said in a statement today.
Secretary of State Maggie Toulouse Oliver announced today that her Office will conduct a public hearing on August 28, 2020 to obtain public input on the new Alternative and Election Day Voting Administration Rule to be codified as Part 1.10.15 NMAC.
The New Mexico Department of Agriculture (NMDA) has received reports of New Mexico residents who have been mailed unsolicited foreign seeds not clearly labeled as seeds. The seed shipments may be obscured as jewelry items.
Luján’s Clean Energy Standard Act would cut dangerous emissions and create opportunities in low-income neighborhoods and communities of color.
Del Norte Credit Union (DNCU), local financial mainstay and winner of multiple categories in Santa Fe Reporter’s annual “Best Of Santa Fe” readers’ poll, has announced plans to highlight several local businesses and fellow award winners in upcoming advertising campaigns.
Each week the Valley Daily Post features a few pets that are ready for adoption at the Española Humane. Take a look at this week’s highlighted pets and then drop by the shelter to see the whole selection.
Today, U.S. House Assistant Speaker Ben Ray Luján (D-N.M.), along with U.S. Representatives Joe Neguse (D-CO), Andy Levin (D-MI), and Tom Malinowski (D-NJ), issued a joint statement urging Senate Republicans to include funds for local governments in their coronavirus relief package.
Much less shower and thunderstorm activity is expected today as drier air moves in. Any storms that do develop would most likely form over the northern or south central mountains of New Mexico with low potential for a storm to drift into the eastern plains. Afternoon temperatures will be hotter with many locations reaching the upper 80's to 90's.
The following is information for the distribution of a Silver Alert from the Lea County Sheriff’s Department. Please refer all media inquiries to Lea County Sheriff’s Department at (575) 396-3611.
U.S. House Assistant Speaker Ben Ray Luján (D-N.M.) issued the following statement after Senate Republicans unveiled their proposal to cut Federal Pandemic Unemployment Compensation (FPUC) program benefits from $600 to $200 a week.
On July 25, 2020 at around 9:00 p.m. the New Mexico State Police responded to a fatal crash involving a 2014 Polaris All-Terrain Vehicle (ATV) near Laborcita Canyon Road and Sunset Drive in La Luz, NM north east of Alamogordo.
July 27, 2020 – With the onset of the summer monsoons and decreasing fire danger, the Carson, Cibola and Santa Fe National Forests are rescinding Stage 2 fire restrictions, including the ban on campfires, at 8 a.m. Wednesday, July 29, 2020.
State Police will be conducting sobriety checkpoints; saturation patrols; and registration, insurance and driver's license checkpoints in all New Mexico counties during the month of August 2020.
New Mexicans who have non-health-related questions or concerns can also call 833-551-0518 or visit newmexico.gov, which is being updated regularly as a one-stop source for information for families, workers and others affected by and seeking more information about COVID-19.