New Mexico state health officials on Tuesday announced 44 additional COVID-19 cases. 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.
On September 4, 2020, the Tucumcari Police Department responded to a shooting incident that occurred at 1011 South Jackson in Tucumcari, NM. The New Mexico State Police Investigations Bureau was called to take over the investigation.
The southwestern side of the Medio Fire is putting up a fair amount of smoke today as hot, dry conditions contributed to more active fire behavior. Aerial observation confirms that the interior pockets of fuel burning now are surrounded by black and have limited potential to spread. Containment lines around the fire’s perimeter continue to hold.
New Mexico Secretary of Health Kathy Kunkel this week issued a public health order establishing social distancing restrictions for polling places during the fall election season.
A brief glimpse into winter is expected Tuesday into Wednesday as an unseasonably cold system crosses the Land of Enchantment.
Unusually hot weather will dominate the area through the holiday weekend with Labor Day expected to experience widespread near record or record heat.
Det. Christopher Bryant, 46, of the Ruidoso Police Department made an initial appearance in Federal Court in Las Cruces Aug. 27 on charges of transportation of child pornography.
USDA’s Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) is extending a suite of nationwide waivers for the Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) and Seamless Summer Option (SSO) through the end of 2020, or until available funding runs out.
“We are very proud of the positive impacts we have made throughout the region and are grateful for the many partnerships and friendships that we have developed over the years,” LANL MSC President Graig Newell said. “It was a good run.”
Mostly sunny and warm to hot with highs 5-10 degrees above normal today. A few afternoon showers and storms along and near the central mountain chain and over the southwest mountains. Courtesy/NWS.
The Southwest Area Type 2 Incident Management Team 4 will transfer command of the Medio Fire back to the Santa Fe National Forest, led by Type 4 Incident Commander John Armstrong, at 6 am on Friday, September 4, 2020.
Reel Deal movie theater graciously donated a majority of their concessions equipment and supplies to the new Fieldhouse concession stand at Sullivan Field. Family member Jim O’Donnell was on hand as LAPS facilities crew members, along with Athletic Director Ann Stewart and Athletic Administrative Assistant Stephanie Fabry, loaded the equipment.
Sept. 2, 2020 – A Forest Service Burned Area Emergency Response (BAER) Team plans to begin assessing post-fire conditions on the Medio Fire as early as Thursday. With a primary focus on human life and safety, the BAER Team will analyze the fire’s impact, determine any values at immediate risk and recommend emergency treatments.
During the mid-month of August 2020, New Mexico State Police recovered six stolen motor vehicles in Los Lunas. The vehicles were reported stolen from the Albuquerque and Valencia County areas.
New Mexico state health officials on Wednesday announced 154 additional COVID-19 cases. 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.
Dry, sunny and warm with highs above normal today. A front with gusty north to northeast winds is expected in the northeast and east central plains but with little change in temperatures. The front may push into the Santa Fe area late this afternoon with gusty southeast winds.