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3 hrs ago | Alamogordo Daily News

Rael visits Alamogordo on campaign trail

Gubernatorial candidate Lawrence Rael made a pit stop in Alamogordo to address Otero County democrats, answer questions and seek their support Friday morning.

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Related Topix: Alamogordo, NM, US News, Otero County, NM, Susana Martinez, US Governors

4 hrs ago | Las Cruces Sun-News

It could be a wet Easter weekend in Las Cruces, southern New Mexico

Cloud cover increased Friday over Las Cruces and southern New Mexico. The humidity rate and dewpoint temperature also climbed and that raised the potential - and hopes of many Las Crucens - that much needed rain could fall Saturday and Sunday.

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Related Topix: Las Cruces, NM, Weather, Santa Teresa, NM

5 hrs ago | KOAT-TV

Local author on 'Most Frequently Challenged' book list

"MAGICAL REALISM." AWARD WINNING LOCAL AUTHOR RUDOLFO ANAYA, IS GETTING A RECOGNITION OF A DIFFERENT KIND.

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Related Topix: Education Etc., New Mexico Government, Libraries

8 hrs ago | Politico

Hobby Lobby president promotes Biblical curriculum - Teachers jab back at Martinez

HOBBY LOBBY PRESIDENT PROMOTES BIBLICAL CURRICULUM: Public schools in Mustang, Okla., will offer a Bible course next fall developed by Steve Green, president of the Hobby Lobby craft chain.

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Related Topix: Susana Martinez, US Governors, New Mexico Government, Libraries

12 hrs ago | Carlsbad Current-Argus

Letters: Granddaughter of Eddy County namesake dies

When I was battling cancer in Austin, Texas, some years back, I met Sister Mary Rose McPhee, who passed on April 14. She ran the Seton Medical Center, but I knew of her before I ever met her, though we didn't get a chance to talk about it.

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Related Topix: Eddy County, NM, US Politics, US News, Senator Tom Udall, Tom Udall, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Senator Martin Heinrich, Representative Martin Heinrich, Democrat, Opinion

16 hrs ago | USA Today

New Mexico: A land enchanted by chile peppers

The Buckhorn Tavern in San Antonio, N.M., is just one of many burger joints in the state renowned for its green chile cheeseburger.

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Related Topix: San Antonio, NM, Life, Food, Hamburger, Bobby Flay, Chefs, Albuquerque, NM, Hatch, NM

17 hrs ago | KRQE Albuquerque

SF school board, union at odds over contract

Re-engaging high school dropouts and helping them earn their diplomas is a plan some teachers love, but there's a snag with the contract of a program that aims to do that.

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Related Topix: Education Etc.

22 hrs ago | The Daily Lobo

Curandera ritual plants flourish at ABQ BioPark

Out of respect for the mythical practice of curanderismo, the BioPark has devoted an entire section of its grounds to growing the plants that have been vital to this ritual of natural healing.

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Related Topix: Home Gardening, Pagan/Wiccan

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Ballot Access News

Montgomery Newspaper Again Criticizes Legislature for Failing to Pass Ballot Access Reform

The April 17 Montgomery Advertiser has this editorial , criticizing the legislature for again failing to pass any ballot access reform.

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Related Topix: Alabama Government, Alabama, New Mexico Government

KOAT-TV

Police: Shaken 3-month-old has brain bleed

According to the criminal complaint, police went to a home in the 700 block of Halter Drive SW Tuesday after someone reported a baby was in distress.

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Related Topix: New Mexico Government

Daily Kos

NM-Gov: AFT Goes After Susana Martinez (R) For Bashing Teachers

Received this e-mail today from the New Mexico chapter of the American Federation of Teachers regarding Gov. Susana Martinez over recordings of her bashing teachers: In one audio clip posted yesterday, Martinez told campaign staffers that she would hide her opinions on teachers during the campaign.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Susana Martinez, New Mexico Government, US News, Liberal Political News

Business Journal

Diabetes complications down in U.S.; still costs NM $1.25 billion

According to the American Podiatric Medical Association, diabetes costs New Mexico around $1.25 billion a year in medical bills, with the average diabetes-related amputation costing $43,619.

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Related Topix: Diabetes, Health, New Mexico Government, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Carlsbad Current-Argus

Think New Mexico: Job growth proposals will boost NM

Prompted by a large decline in federal spending, New Mexicans are now engaged in a healthy and useful dialogue about how best to diversify our economy.

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Related Topix: New Mexico Government

KOB-TV

Zozobra may move to Friday before Labor Day

According to the Santa Fe New Mexican , the city is reviewing a plan by the Kiwanis Club to move the burning of Zozobra this year to Aug. 29. The annual Fiesta, however, would still take place the week after Labor Day.

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Las Cruces Sun-News

Community notices

With Easter Sunday approaching, Animal Humane New Mexico reminds residents that baby bunnies and chicks make tempting gifts, but may not belong in your Easter basket.

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Related Topix: Pets, Rabbits, Las Cruces, NM, Mesilla, NM, Family, Teenagers

Wed Apr 16, 2014

KOAT-TV

No more overnight family visits for inmates

Once you're logged in, at the top of each article, video or slideshow you will see a list of your Facebook friends who recently visited Choose to share stories you'e read with your friends or turn sharing OFF to keep your reading experience anonymous .

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Related Topix: Prison, New Mexico Government, Riot

KOAT-TV

Mother Jones Article Lujan Remarks

RECORDINGS, INCLUDE OFFENSIVE REMARKS BY STAFFERS, ABOUT LATE HOUSE SPEAKER BEN LUJAN.

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Related Topix: New Mexico Government, US Governors, Susana Martinez

KOAT-TV

No More Conjugal Visits

After exposing a policy that allowed a convicted rapist and murderer to have conjugal visits behind bars, well now that the sate is getting rid of that.

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Related Topix: New Mexico Government, Riot

Daily Kos

NM-Gov: Susana Martinez (R) Goes After Mother Jones After MJ Reveals How Awful She Is

In the general election, Martinez ran as the clean-government advocate who would do away with everything New Mexicans disliked about her predecessor.

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Related Topix: Susana Martinez, US Governors, Bill Richardson, US Politics, US News, Illegal Immigration, New Mexico Government

Las Cruces Sun-News

New Mexico Supreme Court revives election challenge against maverick Democrat

SANTA FE >> New Mexico's highest court revived a lawsuit on Wednesday that seeks to remove a maverick Democratic legislator from the June 3 primary election ballot.

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Related Topix: US News, Santa Fe, NM, Crownpoint, NM, Susana Martinez, US Governors

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