Sandoval County Newswire

Sandoval County Newswire

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

Results 1 - 20 of 194 in Sandoval County, NM

  1. New Mexico teens jumpstart firefighting career helping station in needRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | KRQE Albuquerque

    A New Mexico fire department is hurting for help, but that same department is also finding some much needed assistance by inspiring a new generation of firefighters. When they're not out on a call, four teens from different backgrounds are soaking in what it means to be a Sandoval County firefighter.

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  2. Judge rules criminal past can't be used in trial of Andrew RomeroRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | KOB-TV New Mexico

    A Sandoval County judge ruled Tuesday that suspected cop killer Andrew Romero's criminal history cannot be brought up in his murder trial for the death of Rio Rancho police officer Gregg "Nigel" Benner. There will be a lot of things a jury won't get to hear about the suspect's checkered past.

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  3. DoJ: Supreme Court ruling means only 5 states will have federal election observers this NovemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Boing Boing

    ... that it would have sent election observers into those states in the absence of the Supreme Court ruling. In Sandoval County, New Mexico, federal observer reports showed that Native-American voters had difficulty getting voting information in their ...

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  4. Exclusive: U.S. curtails federal election observersRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 17 | Yahoo!

    ... official, oversaw teams of federal observers in the U.S. South before leaving the department in 1994. In Sandoval County, New Mexico, federal observer reports showed that Native-American voters had difficulty getting voting information in their ... 1 comment

  5. Triple-digit heat puts strain on firefightersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | KOB-TV

    ... are only going to last so long before they start getting dehydrated and worn out," said James Maxon, the Sandoval County Fire Chief. Maxon says SIX of his firefighters suffered heat exhaustion during a house fire in Placitas Monday. That's why it's ...

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  6. NM Wildfire Updates, 7.13.16.,Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | The Grant County Beat

    ... Monastery Fire: This fire has burned approximately three acres of private land in Jemez Springs, Sandoval County. The fire's progression has been stopped. A helicopter resource that had conducted bucket work at the site has been released. Resources ...

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  7. New fire burning 5 acres in Jemez SpringsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | KRQE Albuquerque

    One structured has been burned but it is not believed to be a home, according to the Sandoval County Fire Chief.

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  8. And Now We WaitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Santa Fe Reporter

    ... the stalled negotiations. La Bajada Ranch stretches along I-25, from La Cienega's western edge to the Sandoval County line. Juniper trees, short grass and shrubs dot the sprawling woodland. Experts have identified 54 archeological sites on the ...

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  9. Fire hydrant failure posed problems for firefighters battling a blaze in PlacitasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | KOAT-TV

    Sandoval County Fire Chief James Maxon said there was a little water when crews first tapped into a hydrant on Placitas Trails Road, but then nothing. Maxon said firefighters brought in collapsible pools, referred to as portable hydrants, which tankers can fill with water.

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  10. Three suspects in gruesome Sandoval County murder indictedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | KOB-TV New Mexico

    A 13th Judicial District Court grand jury last Friday indicted the three suspects in a brutal murder in Sandoval County that happened in February. The three men indicted in the murders of John Santistevan, Geraldine Sena and Samuel Sena are Alberto Rodriguez, of Los Lunas; Samuel Jimenez-Perez and Omar Flores-Castillo, of Albuquerque.

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  11. Fire continues to burn at Nageezi well siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Farmington Daily Times

    ... responders. More than 50 emergency personnel responded to the fire, including crews from San Juan County, Sandoval County and Farmington, as well as New Mexico State Police and the Navajo Nation, according to a WPX Energy statement released this ...

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  12. Oil tanks explode in San Juan County; all rig crews accounted forRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | KOB-TV New Mexico

    ... no drilling being done at the site, though it had been active as recently as a month ago. Units from Sandoval County, Farmington, New Mexico State Police and the Navajo Nation were assisting San Juan County workers as of just before 1 a.m. WPX says ...

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  13. Fire claims Placitas homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | KOB-TV

    Sandoval County Fire Chief James Maxon says firefighters had to truck water in to fight the fire because hydrants in the area did not have water. Sandoval County Fire was joined by Bernalillo County Fire and two other departments.

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  14. KRQE News 13Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2014 | KRQE Albuquerque

    President Barack Obama says the extraordinary sacrifices by U.S. service members are keeping America safe and free. And he SANTA FE - Attorney General Gary King is asking the New Mexico Supreme Court for permission to intervene in a lawsuit on behalf of a di ALBUQUERQUE - From the West Mesa to the East Mountains and everywhere in between, several agencies are working to make sure this week SANDOVAL COUNTY, N.M. - Sandoval County residents enrolled in the Code Red system are now getting very important phone calls.

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  15. NM man accused of trying to sell protected hawksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Las Cruces Sun-News

    ... trying to sell hawks without federal permission. Wayne Martin of the CochitA (COH'-cheh-tee) Pueblo in Sandoval County pleaded not guilty Wednesday in federal court in Albuquerque. The indictment accuses Martin of violating the Migratory Bird Treaty ...

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  16. Crime Victim Assistance Unit expands, two departments join forcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | KRQE Albuquerque

    The Rio Rancho Police Department and Sandoval County Sheriff's Office are joining forces. The two departments will expand the services of the Crime Victim Assistance Unit.

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  17. New partnership to help Rio Rancho crime victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | KRQE Albuquerque

    Rio Rancho police say they will now partner with the Sandoval County Sheriff's Office to expand services of the Crime Victim Assistance Unit.

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  18. King Brothers' Alamo Ranch in New Mexico sellsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 28 | The Navajo Times

    Purchased by the late King and his brothers in 1961, Alamo Ranch is considered one of the state's legacy ranches. It stretches across more than 100 square miles of high desert hills, prairies of native grass and arroyos in Sandoval County.

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  19. King Brothers' Alamo ranch sold to Santa AnaaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | Las Cruces Sun-News

    ... It stretches across more than 100 square miles of high desert hills, prairies of native grass and arroyos in Sandoval County. The ranch went on the market in February for $33 million. It was sold for an undisclosed price on June 14. Hall and Hall ...

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  20. King Brothers' Alamo Ranch in New Mexico sellsRead the original story

    Monday Jun 27 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    ... It stretches across more than 100 square miles of high desert hills, prairies of native grass and arroyos in Sandoval County. The ranch has views of the Jemez Mountains to the north, Albuquerque's city lights to the southeast and Mount Taylor on the ...

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