The New Mexico pecan industry is important to the state’s economy, and New Mexico Department of Agriculture officials remind the public of the Pecan Weevil Quarantine Rule that affects movement of in-shell pecans.
Attorney General Hector Balderas announced that James Lambros, who stole over $1,000,000 from the life-savings of a 98 year old former Albuquerque resident and several thousand dollars from his former friend, was sentenced to 12 years in the Department of Corrections to be followed by five years of probation.
All Santa Fe National Forest (SFNF) offices will be closed Wednesday, Dec. 25, 2019, and Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2020, in observance of the Christmas and New Year’s Day holidays.  Forest offices will resume regular business hours on Thursday, Dec. 26 and Jan. 2, respectively.
Santa Fe Indian School Lady Braves couldn’t come up with another comeback and lost to Tohatchi High School 50-38 in the championship game Dec. 14 at Capital High School. Indian School is 5-2 on the season. The Braves host Wingate High School Thursday in Santa Fe.
On December 14, 2019 at about 10:30 p.m. the New Mexico State Police investigated a fatal crash on U.S. Highway 550 around mile post 168, north of Aztec. 
On December 15, 2019 at about 4:45 p.m. the New Mexico State Police investigated a fatal crash on Interstate 25 around mile post 360, north of Las Vegas, NM. 
A new temporary exhibit will open at the New Mexico Museum of Natural History & Science on January 10, 2020. The exhibit titled, “Sayaka Ganz- Reclaimed Creations,” features sculptures made of discarded and reclaimed household objects.
“Our state has a long tradition of serving our nation in all the branches of our military. Having the chance to nominate some of New Mexico’s best and brightest young people to our United States Service Academies is a distinct honor for me each year,” said Luján.
“We flat out need to be better. I need to be better, the boys need to be better. We are growing up and learning each and every game. The wins and the losses teach us something and it’s all necessary and part of the process.” Gabe Martinez, Head coach of Española Valley boy's basketball.
U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue released the following statement regarding the latest jobs report released today by the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL). The jobs report shows the economy added 266,000 new jobs in November with an unemployment rate of 3.5%, which remains at a record 50 year low.

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