Bernalillo County Newswire

Bernalillo County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Bernalillo County, NM.

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  1. PNM loses support for rate increase request after hearingsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KOB-TV New Mexico

    Bernalillo County and other groups have withdrawn their support for Public Service Company of New Mexico's request for a rate increase in light of new information provided at hearings. The Santa Fe New Mexican reports that PNM is looking to increase its collections from customers by about $123.5 million per year, raising rates by an average of 14.39 percent.

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  2. Firefighters to be vigilant for illegal fireworks this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KOB-TV New Mexico

    There will a lot of eyes out there this weekend looking for illegal fireworks across the state, including the Metro. Bernalillo County and Albuquerque firefighters will be extra vigilant in tracking down people using them, especially near the Bosque and open space areas.

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  3. One Hour Getaways: Carlito SpringsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | KOB-TV New Mexico

    ... is some poison ivy to watch out for. The space gets its name from a spring that flows from exposed rock. Bernalillo County says it once supplied water to a home and cabins. Now it feeds gardens, an orchard, birds and animals. To get there, take I-40 ...

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  4. Bernalillo County settles 1995 lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | KRQE Albuquerque

    Bernalillo County has settled a class action lawsuit over living conditions at MDC. The lawsuit was filed in 1995 by an inmate.

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  5. Video: Police perspective of anti-Trump chaos in AlbuquerqueRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | KRQE Albuquerque

    ... APD said hundreds of officers were pelted with fist-sized rocks, six APD officers were injured, and one Bernalillo County Sheriff's deputy was treated for smoke inhalation from fires started. Some officers used pepper spray. Others were shown on ... 1 comment

  6. Judge takes step to settle MDC jail lawsuitRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    A federal judge has approved an agreement that puts Bernalillo County on a road to resolve a long-standing lawsuit over living conditions and medical services at the Metropolitan Detention Center. MDC was formerly operated by the city of Albuquerque but is now run by the county.

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  7. Water authority identifies water users for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KOAT-TV

    Bernalillo County have been advised to conserve water, but even with the guidelines, some residents are using a lot more than others. "Not surprisingly, it's the big turf users who are our top users in our community," Katherine Yuhas of the Albuquerque Bernalillo County Water Utility Authority said.

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  8. New Mexico fireworks restrictions: What you need to knowRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KRQE Albuquerque

    ... if it says "caution" that device is legal. According to the city, the following fireworks are illegal: Bernalillo County Commissioners approved a ban on certain fireworks in unincorporated areas of the county. The restrictions have banned the use of ...

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  9. Dog rescued from overturned car in New MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KOBI NBC5

    "If you saw the accident, you would wonder how in the world they survived out of that," witness Mark Chavez said. "It was either get the dog out right away or he's probably going to drown," Deputy Isaiah Bryce of the Bernalillo County Sheriff's Department said.

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  10. City, county seek to replace aging radio communications systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KRQE Albuquerque

    The City of Albuquerque and Bernalillo County are working on making a pricey upgrade to their radio communications system with hopes it will improve coverage and make repairs easier. Right now, the radio system that first responders for both the city and county use to communicate has a couple of big issues.

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  11. Woman police refer to as 'gym bandit' arrested againRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KOAT-TV

    ... from the gym, and then two months later her home was broken into. According to a criminal complaint, Bernalillo County deputies spotted Duncan in a stolen car last week. The complaint said Duncan led deputies on a chase through the South Valley, ...

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  12. Southern Utah wildfire growsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Columbian

    ... along the eastern edge of the Manzano Mountains southeast of Albuquerque. The newspaper reports that Bernalillo County Fire Marshal Chris Gober denied the request, saying he and the U.S. Forest Service didn't want to release anything that might ...

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  13. Woman wanted for leading deputies on Albuquerque car chase arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KRQE Albuquerque

    An arrest warrant had just been issued for Duncan after Bernalillo County deputies say she took them on a chase through the South Valley in a stolen car.

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  14. Deputies asking for help in search for missing girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KOB-TV

    A 12-year-old girl is missing, and deputies are asking for the public's help. The Bernalillo County Sheriff's Department says Mya Garduno was last seen on Monday night at about 6:00 p.m. in the Valley Gardens community near Coors and Gun Club SW.

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  15. Commissioners warn against personal fireworks in AlbuquerqueRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KRQE Albuquerque

    ... we worry about dry conditions, because we realize just one spark can really do a lot of damage," explained Bernalillo County Commissioner Maggie Hart Stebbins. The Dog Head Fire burned through nearly 18,000 acres in the Manzano Mountains. Twelve ... 18 comments

  16. BCSD issues endangered missing person alert for 12-year-old Albuquerque girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KRQE Albuquerque

    Garduno was last seen on Monday June 27th at about 6 p.m. in the Valley Gardens community near Coors and Gun Club SW. Bernalillo County Sheriff's Department says Garduno's absence is inconsistent with her normal patterns of behavior leading Law Enforcement to be concerned for her safety.

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  17. Bernalillo Co. Commission approves money for affordable downtown housing, urges firework banRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KOB-TV New Mexico

    The Bernalillo County Commission voted to use bond money for a new mixed-income housing development in downtown Albuquerque and passed a motion asking county residents not to use fireworks this season at its meeting Wednesday evening. The commission approved the sale of up to $10 million in multifamily housing revenue bonds for the Sterling Downtown Project, which would be built on what is now a parking lot at the corner of Silver and 8th Street.

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  18. Bernalillo County Commission to vote on voluntary fireworks ban resolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KRQE Albuquerque

    ... our firefighters and the people who live in those areas that can really be affected by forest fires," said Bernalillo County Commissioner Maggie Hart Stebbins.

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  19. bernalillo county commissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | KRQE Albuquerque

    In the wake of a commissioner's controversial $18,000 trip to France, the Bernalillo County commission is considering stricter travel rules at a meeting Tuesday evening. The proposal would require any commissioner trip that costs more than $3,500 to be signed off on in a public vote by the commission.

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  20. Crash after deputy pursuit closes most lanes of I-25 at AlamedaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | KOB-TV New Mexico

    ... right lane of traffic remains open at this time, but traffic has already backed up behind the crash. The Bernalillo County County Sheriff's Department says the vehicle involved was being pursued by deputies before the crash. KOB welcomes a lively ...

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