Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

New Mexico News

Local, regional, and statewide news continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

3 hrs ago | 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.

Comment?

Related Topix: Alabama Government, Alabama, New Mexico Government

8 hrs ago | 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.

Comment?

Related Topix: New Mexico Government

11 hrs ago | 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.

Comment?

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

12 hrs ago | 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.

Comment?

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

16 hrs ago | 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.

Comment?

Related Topix: New Mexico Government

18 hrs ago | 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.

Comment?

22 hrs ago | 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.

Comment?

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 .

Comment?

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.

Comment?

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.

Comment?

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.

Comment?

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.

Comment?

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

Las Cruces Sun-News

New Mexico town hall yields water recommendations

ALBUQUERQUE >> Hundreds of New Mexico officials, business leaders and others finished hashing out recommendations Wednesday for improving the way the drought-stricken state uses its water and plans for the future.

Comment?

Related Topix: Albuquerque, NM, Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

New Mexico prisons to end overnight family visits

Joining a growing trend nationally, New Mexico Department of Corrections announced Wednesday it is ending its 30-year-old policy of allowing inmates overnight visits with lovers and family.

Comment?

Related Topix: New Mexico Government, Mississippi Government, Mississippi, Connecticut, California, Connecticut Government, California Government

KRQE Albuquerque

NM 'milk-man rapist' pleads guilty in Montana

An ex-con known in New Mexico as "The Milk-Man Rapist" has pleaded guilty to similar charges in Montana.

Comment?

Related Topix: New Mexico Government

Carlsbad Current-Argus

NM Watchdog: New Mexico a little bit poorer in this year's 'Rich States, Poor States' survey

SANTA FE >> The Land of Enchantment did not prove to be much of a land of opportunity in the past year, dropping four places in the "Rich States, Poor States" ratings.

Comment?

Southwest Farm Press

Chili pepper production down in New Mexico

New Mexico commercial production fell sharply last year according to a USDA year-end crop production report and confirmed by the latest crop statistics from the New Mexico Department of Agriculture.

Comment?

Related Topix: New Mexico Government, Agriculture, Science, US News, United States Department of Agriculture, New Mexico State University, Life, Food, Vegetables

KCBD-TV Lubbock

Univ. of New Mexico campus to get more lighting

TV reports that installing additional safety lighting on some parts of the campus is a priority for student leaders because of potential risks at night.

Comment?

Related Topix: New Mexico Government

Carlsbad Current-Argus

Carlsbad selected for veterans cemetery

Martha Mauritson/ Current-Argus A veteran's grave is marked by two small flags at Sunset Gardens Cemetery in east Carlsbad.

Comment?

Related Topix: Carlsbad, NM, Susana Martinez, US Governors, Albuquerque, NM, Bayard, NM

Business Journal

Land Office earns $69 M in March

Commissioner of Public Lands Ray Powell said the New Mexico State Land Office earned $69 million through royalties and other payments in March.

Comment?

Related Topix: New Mexico Government

•••
•••
•••
•••

New Mexico Hot Topics

•••
•••
•••
•••