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  1. Poor rebounding dooms Waldorf in 1-1A tournament loss, 61-49Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Santa Fe New Mexican

    The Santa Fe Waldorf boys basketball team was one rebounder away from advancing in the District 1-1A tournament on Tuesday night. The Wolves could not keep the aggressive Coronado Leopards off the glass in the second half of the 1-1A opening-round game in Gallina, and Coronado advanced to the quarterfinal with a 61-49 win.

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  2. Lady Horsemen shut down Taos to advance in District 2-4A TournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Santa Fe New Mexican

    Taos' Madeline Quintana, number 40, blocks a shot from St. Mike's Jodi Gormley, number 12, during the first quarter of the St. Michael's High School vs Taos High School girls basketball game at St. Mike's on Monday, February 19, 2018. Luis Sanchez Saturno/The New Mexican From left, St. Michael's Cia Alvarez and Jocelyn Fernandez and Taos' Aaliyah Quintana battle for a loose ball during the second quarter Monday in the opening round of the District 2-4A Tournament at St. Michael's Perez-Shelley Memorial Gymnasium.

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  3. Whether killer is in custody still unknownRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Santa Fe New Mexican

    The state Department of Health is not saying whether a man diagnosed with schizophrenia who killed his mother was released from a state mental health facility over the weekend. And the man's stepfather said he has not heard a thing about the situation from the Department of Health or the New Mexico Attorney General's office - which has attempted to keep 35-year-old Justin Quintana in the New Mexico Behavioral Health Institute in Las Vegas, N.M., where he was first admitted in 2008.

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  4. Boy's death highlights holes in attendance enforcementRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 17 | Santa Fe New Mexican

    Jeremiah Valencia's picture appeared in the 2015-16 yearbook for Carlos Gilbert Elementary School. After spending his sixth-grade year at Carlos Gilbert, Jeremiah spent the start of the 2016-17 year at West Las Vegas Middle School.

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  5. AG wants man who killed mother to stay in mental institutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 17 | Santa Fe New Mexican

    New Mexico Attorney General Hector Balderas wouldn't comment earlier this month about a state mental hospital's planned release of a man with schizophrenia who shot and killed his mother nine years ago. But on Saturday, Balderas' office made a last-minute plea to keep 35-year-old Justin Quintana in the New Mexico Behavioral Health Institute in Las Vegas, N.M., where he was first admitted in 2008.

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  6. Santa Fe advances 4 wrestlers, while Capital has 3 in semifinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 16 | Santa Fe New Mexican

    Santa Fe High and Capital did what was expected on Friday, while Las Vegas Robertson continued its drive toward returning to glory. The Demons got four wrestlers into the semifinals of the Class 6A State Wrestling Championships in the Santa Ana Star Center on Friday afternoon, while Capital managed to get three to Saturday morning's 5A semifinal action.

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  7. New Mexico School for the Deaf clinches outright district titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 14 | Santa Fe New Mexican

    New Mexico School for the Deaf secured its first outright district title in 40 years with a 36-28 win over Coronado in a District 1-1A game in Gallina on Wednesday night. The Roadrunners improved to 6-1 with their district finale against Walatowa coming up Friday.

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  8. Students struggle with remedial needs at region's community collegesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 10 | Santa Fe New Mexican

    Robert Gutierrez, front right, tutors a student needing developmental math help at Santa Fe Community College. According to Santa Fe Community College data, some 76 percent of incoming high school students need to take at least one developmental education course in math, while 67 percent need developmental classes in English.

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  9. Man who killed his mother in 2007 may have been released from state hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 9 | Santa Fe New Mexican

    No one disputes Justin Quintana, a 35-year-old man who suffers from schizophrenia, shot and killed his own mother, State Police Officer Susan Kuchma, in Las Cruces nine years ago. And it's no secret the state Supreme Court recently ruled that authorities could not keep Quintana in the state mental hospital under a plea agreement reached last year.

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  10. Legislative roundup, Feb. 9, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 8 | Santa Fe New Mexican

    Members of the Robertson High School mariachi group sing for a crowd of Las Vegas, N.M., business owners, educators, politicians and residents Thursday at La Fonda during a celebration called Las Vegas Night at the Legislature. Nick Sanchez/For The New Mexican A member of the Robertson High School mariachi group sings for a crowd of Las Vegas, N.M., business owners, educators, politicians and residents Thursday at La Fonda during a celebration called Las Vegas Night at the Legislature.

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  11. Taos beats St. Michael's in double OTRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 7 | Santa Fe New Mexican

    The St. Michael's Horsemen held a fourth-quarter lead, only to see the Taos Tigers rally and force overtime. And just like the two teams' first District 2-4A boys basketball matchup, the Tigers wore down St. Michael's in the second overtime to pull out the win.

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  12. Blue Griffin girls may not have wins, but they do have passionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 6 | Santa Fe New Mexican

    When he embarked on one of the more challenging situations in the state - head girls basketball coach at Santa Fe Prep - Rodriguez heard plenty of laughs from his players. "In the beginning [of the season], when the girls made mistakes, they laughed it off," Rodriguez said.

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  13. Lady Cardinals rout Elkettes in District 2-4A showdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 31 | Santa Fe New Mexican

    Las Vegas Robertson's Alianza Darley, right, goes up for a shot while Pojoaque Valley's Ashten Martinez defends during the first quarter of Wednesday's district game in Ben Lujan Gymnasium. Jane Phillips/For The New Mexican The Lady Cardinals added No.

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  14. Legislative roundup, Feb. 1, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 31 | Santa Fe New Mexican

    Vietnam veterans Napoleon Quintana, left, and Gene Gonzales of Las Vegas, N.M., listen to a speech by Lt. Gov. John Sanchez at the Capitol Rotunda during a celebration Wednesday of Military and Veterans Day .

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  15. Horsemen hold on against DonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 30 | Santa Fe New Mexican

    St. Michael's Antonio Gabaldon goes for a layup during Tuesday's game against West Las Vegas at Perez Shelley Gymnasium. Jane Phillips/For The New Mexican St. Michael's Lincoln Barker, #42, goes up for two points while West Las Vegas's Joseph Martinez, #24 tries to block during the first quarter of their game at Perez Shelley Gymnasium on Tuesday, January 30, 2018.

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  16. Rebounds key to Elkettes' win over West Las VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 26 | Santa Fe New Mexican

    West Las Vegas' Jenna Bustos, center, and Pojoaque's Shania Thronas, left, both go for the rebound off of a missed layup during Friday's game in Las Vegas. Nick Sanchez/For The New Mexican West Las Vegas' Briana Marquez, right, rushes the key during the Lady Dons' game Friday against the Pojoaque Elkettes in Las Vegas.

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  17. Flu-ravaged Horsemen rally past Sandia PrepRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 26 | Santa Fe New Mexican

    One by one they pushed though the locker room door inside Sandia Prep's gymnasium after Friday night's nondistrict boys game, some of them looking like some variation of the walking dead. Hit hard by the flu bug this week, the St. Michael's basketball team summoned every bit of reserve energy to rally past Sandia Prep, 64-54, in the final nondistrict game of the regular season for the Horsemen.

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  18. Bullet to head killed man in July police standoff, autopsy showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 24 | Santa Fe New Mexican

    Four of the 17 gunshots Santa Fe police officers aimed at a young man with a history of schizophrenia in July struck him at close range, and one of the bullets struck him in the head, causing his death, according to an autopsy report released Wednesday by the state Office of the Medical Investigator. The formal finding on how 24-year-old Anthony Benavidez died is the latest development in a case that is now the subject of a wrongful death lawsuit against the city by Benavidez's estate.

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  19. Las Vegas, N.M., passes resolution in support of refugeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 23 | Santa Fe New Mexican

    The Las Vegas Optic reported that the Las Vegas City Council approved last week a symbolic measure that backs New Mexico cities who house refugees amid the partisan climate nationally around immigration. Supports said Las Vegas needed to make a stand as President Donald Trump tries to impose a temporary travel ban on some Muslim-majority countries and seeks immigration restrictions.

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  20. For owner of op.cit. books in Santa Fe and two other stores in Northern New Mexico, future is brightRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 22 | Santa Fe New Mexican

    Noemi de Bodisco does not hesitate to answer when asked whether physical books are winning or losing the competition against digital rivals. She should know.

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