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  1. Lawmakers consider new gambling compacts for tribal casinosRead the original story

    1 hr ago | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    New Mexico lawmakers are facing a hard deadline as agreements that allow a handful of American Indian tribes to operate casinos approach their expiration date. Gov. Susana Martinez's office has spent the last three years working with tribes to craft a new gambling compact that supporters say would bring stability to New Mexico's gaming industry, protect jobs and increase revenues to the state.


  2. Pink cloud visible in Arizona after New Mexico rocket launchRead the original story

    1 hr ago |

    Early risers across much of Arizona were treated to a colorful sight - a pink cloud from a NASA research rocket that was launched Wednesday from a U.S. Army installation in New Mexico. The rocket was launched from White Sands Missile Range at 5:26 a.m., and a bright pink cloud was visible for the next 20 minutes as sunlight hit the vapor released from the rocket, range spokeswoman Cammy Montoya said.


  3. Much at stake in season's final home gameRead the original story

    Monday Feb 2 | The Daily Lobo

    New Mexico guard Antiesha Brown shoots over Boise State defenders during Wednesdays game at WisePies Arena. The Lobos host the Fresno State Bulldogs at 2 p.m. Saturday.


  4. Sen. Jerry Ortiz y Pino: Governor's love of children not evident in her policiesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Silver City Sun-News

    ... at different rates and with different pathways. Using an arbitrary calendar to judge them is dangerous. New Mexico has never required social promotions. We've simply left that decision to the family and the teacher who together can assess how ...


  5. Magazine takes look at CarlsbadRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Carlsbad Current-Argus

    CARLSBAD >> A five-page spread in the March edition of New Mexico Magazine doesn't tell locals anything they didn't already know about Carlsbad. But if you are just visiting, the article makes some good suggestions for ways to enjoy the sunny southeast corner of the state.


  6. 26Read the original story

    4 hrs ago |

    ... park! The Yellow Cake Genie A True Story About A Uranium Miner and His Family. This story begins in Silver City New Mexico. The authors are born in Silver City. Kate Iturralde Gloria Iturralde Buy the book on Amazon A week after two of their members ...


  7. MomentumHOW Very High SchoolRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | American Reporter

    What if you woke up and found out the "recession" means that the number of your unemployed friends and neighbors in your home state, New Mexico, rocketed up an astounding 6.3% in one single, solitary, sad and sorry day? You won't hear any tv or radio reports or read any news articles framing the crisis in these terms, but I actually went to the raw numbers, and with a tiny bit of poetic license - which comes from actually having owned and managed businesses - I am fairly certain my numbers are solid. In one 24-hour period, New Mexico - whose officials cautiously bragged that its former 3.9 - 4.9 percent unemployment rate was among the 10-lowest the country - got rocked and socked with bad news.


  8. Need a lift? Taos skiing gets more accessibleRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | SFGate

    ... trees have been preserved in an ancient riverbed cut off by red sand dunes. A new ski lift in Taos Ski Valley, New Mexico, provides access to the high-alpine trails and tree skiing of Kachina Peak, formerly only accessible on foot. Peru: KiChic, an ...


  9. Albuquerque DriversRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Duke City Fix

    ... cameras here. The jury is still out on this technology, and these cameras have been extremely controversial. The New Mexico Department of Transportation has asserted the right to restrict or prohibit red light cameras on state highways. Back when ...


  10. Man Shoots Intruder on StutzRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | KOAT-TV



  11. Santa Fe art group, George R.R. Martin working to renovate old...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | KOB-TV

    ... art experience that unfolds through an interactive and magical narrative." "There's nothing like this in New Mexico and you'd be hard pressed to find anything in the world like this," he said. "We're trying to create a whole new form of ...


  12. OP-ED: Desert Pilgrimage to the Cradle of the BombRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Huntington News

    ... nuclear bomb was built. Nowhere is Hannah Arendt's phrase the banality of evil more potent than at Los Alamos, New Mexico. The prosperous county -one of the nation's richest - sits amongst the pinon pines and junipers in the high-altitude desert of ...


  13. Wind, snow slam New MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | KRQE Albuquerque

    ... erstate is going to be real icy and we're having to drop a lot of salt and cinders," said Richard Garcia with the New Mexico Department of Transportation.


  14. Bill to keep NM on daylight saving time advancesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | KRQE Albuquerque

    ... what the clock says. Pirtle's bill now moves to the Senate Judiciary Committee. If it becomes law, The time in New Mexico would remain unchanged after it springs forward March 8. The federal government allows states to exempt themselves from time ...


  15. Vote on bill limiting solitary confinement delayed amid committee squabbleRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Farmington Daily Times

    Discussion of a bill that would limit the use of solitary confinement at New Mexico jails and prisons ended dramatically Thursday when the House Safety and Civil Affairs Committee chairman, Rep. Bill Rehm, R-Albuquerque, accused a fellow committee member of being out of order and adjourned the meeting before a vote could be taken. The committee had been considering House Bill 376, which would ban the use of solitary confinement for mentally ill and juvenile prisoners, and limit the amount of time any prisoner could be kept in solitary to no more than 15 days at a time and no more than 60 days in a 12-month period.


  16. Bill to keep Daylight Savings Time year-round advances in New Mexico LegislatureRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Las Cruces Sun-News

    ... no matter what the clock says. Pirtle's bill now moves to the Senate Judiciary Committee. If it becomes law, New Mexico time would remain unchanged after it springs forward on March 8. The federal government allows states to exempt themselves from ...


  17. New Mexico Senate panel punts on stream commission billRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Washington Times

    ... Water Settlements Act for a possible diversion project along the Gila River. Supporters say drought-stricken New Mexico has a rare chance to tap a new source of water, but critics argue the effort could end up costing the state and water users in ...


  18. NM Restaurant week featuring sites in Santa FeRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | KRQE Albuquerque

    From Sunday, February 22 through Sunday, March 1, the annual New Mexico Restaurant Week organization will be featuring select eateries in Santa Fe. One of those spots is Epazote on the Hillside where New World Cuisine is prepared on a hot stone in front of patrons at their table.


  19. Marka s Thursday Evening Weather ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | KRQE Albuquerque

    A powerful storm system will continue passing through New Mexico tonight spreading widespread rain and snow showers to the area. In Albuquerque our best chance for snow will be during the overnight hours however will also have very gusty east winds at that same time.


  20. NM congresswoman has concerns about training centerRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | KOAT-TV

    Albuquerque's mayor said he's outraged a New Mexico congresswoman asked officials to halt police training at a federal facility. For nearly 30 years, Albuquerque police and other police departments have trained at the Department of Energy National Training Center in southeast Albuquerque.