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  1. New Mexico ranchers ask court to block fencing to aid mouseRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Las Cruces Sun-News

    ALBUQUERQUE >> New Mexico ranchers are asking a federal judge to block the Forest Service from fencing off riparian areas in two national forests to protect the habitat of a tiny mouse. The Albuquerque Journal reports that the requested temporary restraining order would apply to fencing in the Lincoln and Santa Fe national forests.

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  2. Democrat files ethics complaint against New Mexico legislatorRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Las Cruces Sun-News

    ... a narrow majority. She supported the governor and Republicans on key votes, including Martinez's effort to stop New Mexico from issuing driver's licenses to immigrants illegally in the country. Ken Ortiz, a spokesman for Secretary of State Dianna ...

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  3. Prosecutor wants Rio Arriba sheriff's office declared vacantRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Las Cruces Sun-News

    SANTA FE >> A court is being asked to declare that the office of a northern New Mexico sheriff is vacant because he was convicted of abusing a driver during a traffic stop. Rio Arriba County Sheriff Thomas Rodella was convicted Friday of pulling his gun on a driver and violating the driver's civil rights.

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  4. Gov. Martinez wins challenge over green building codesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Las Cruces Sun-News

    ... the court's earlier ruling that it hadn't provided sufficient reasons for the changes. Doug Meiklejohn of the New Mexico Environmental Law Center said Tuesday no decision has been made on whether to take the case to the state Supreme Court. BUFFALO, ...

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  5. New Mexico hopes 'singing road' curbs speedingRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Las Cruces Sun-News

    Tigress Productions is creating the road between Albuquerque and the mountain community of Tijeras for a new National Geographic Channel series dubbed "Crowd Control" that will debut in November. The road uses a series of rumble strips to create music.

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  6. Obamacare Will Cancel 50,000 More Plans Before NovemberRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KFI

    ... in the state who had a plan that wasn't ACA-compliant would have the opportunity to convert to one," said New Mexico insurance superintendent John Franchini, apparently without any irony. The state decided in May not to extend plans not compliant ...

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  7. Basque Country Intrigue Smolders in Contemporary Women's Suspense NovelRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | CNN

    Author, T.A. Barnes is pleased to announce the promotion of his timely suspense novel, featuring strong contemporary women characters caught up in Spain's Basque Separatist struggle. Set against the rich backdrop of the Basque culture in the north of Spain, Resistance Music will please the student of European history and culture as well as those concerned with the intricacies of separatist movements everywhere.

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  8. New Mexico tries 'singing road' to slow speedersRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Chico Enterprise-Record

    >> New Mexico transportation officials are hoping a "singing road" along historic Route 66 will curb speeding. Tigress Productions is creating the road between Albuquerque and the mountain community of Tijeras for a new National Geographic Channel ...

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  9. Lawsuit: Motel owner sexually assaulted workersRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    Three women are suing a New Mexico halfway house employee and motel owner over allegations the women were forced to work with the owner who sexually assaulted them. The lawsuit recently filed in Dona Ana County state district court says Cindy Hannan, the house mother of the New Life Recovery House in Alamogordo, required the women to work at a nearby Super 8 Motel and ignored complaints about the owner's behavior.

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  10. Prosecutor wants sheriff's office declared vacantRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KRQE Albuquerque

    A court is being asked to declare that the office of a northern New Mexico sheriff is vacant because he was convicted of abusing a driver during a traffic stop. Rio Arriba County Sheriff Thomas Rodella was convicted Friday of pulling his gun on a driver and violating the driver's civil rights.

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  11. Ruidoso Health Office offering flu vaccinations during clinicsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Ruidoso News

    ... hands, cover coughs and sneezes with your sleeve, and stay home when you're sick. Please be sure to check out the New Mexico Department of Health website to get more information about influenza at nmhealth.org . BEIJING (AP) - The 10,000 doves ...

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  12. WIPP Cleanup Could Top $550MRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Roll Call

    The Energy Department Tuesday released a plan to reopen the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant in New Mexico following a February accident and release of radiation. The department expects to spend between $310 million and $550 million, with the intention of resuming additional storage of transuranic waste from the nation's legacy nuclear defense sites by 2016.

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  13. Eric Weather Forecast for Wednesday October 1stRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | KOAT-TV

    CONTINUES. For the most part we are looking cloud free out there with no blanket on the skies last night more chilly temperatures especially west and north of the Albuquerque metro some spots close to freezing be sure the kiddos have a jacket out as they head off to school we will be cold front coming through northern New Mexico areas north of Albuquerque and probably even North Santa Fe with a slight chance of some rain in Mount Snow showers and Thursday morning schedule settled down nicely with temperature rebound on tap for the weekend and Southeast New Mexico the Lord corner of the state today you're going to stay dry just a touch of a breeze mostly 80s in the Southwest... We expect highs in the 70s and 80s guys also stay dry across Northwest New Mexico there will be a slight chance for showers cool temperatures today 60s to about 70 and tonight you'll land close to freezing also ... (more)

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  14. Writers on the Range: A Colorado cyclist's plea to motoristsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | The Summit Daily News

    ... a cyclist is 12 times, and a pedestrian 23 times, more likely to be killed on the road than a motorist. And New Mexico, California, Arizona, Colorado and Oregon all have higher cyclist fatality rates than the nation as a whole. Most cycling deaths ...

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  15. Greeley Gets a New Mexican Restaurant on 16th StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | KUAD-FM Windsor

    According to the Greeley Tribune , the restaurant, at 901 16th St. is owned by Martina and Ernesto Becerra. It is in the former site of D.P. Dough, which recently moved a few doors down to 911 16th St. Hours are 7 a.m. to 8 p.m., Tuesday through Friday, and 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Saturdays.

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  16. Success of Native American students a priorityRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | The Daily Lobo

    Keeping and graduating Native American students has been a problem for some time, but the source and solution have not yet been found. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Native Americans make up 10.4 percent of New Mexico's population, well above the national average of 1.2 percent.

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  17. Powered by TacosRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Santa Fe Reporter

    Freshly stocked up on a new supply of "love juice" and hankering for New Mexico's ample supply of would-be groupies, the quintet composed by trumpeter El Cucuy, vocalist Vega De La Rockha, guitarist RamA3n Holiday, guitarrA3n master Poncho Rockafeller and violinist Maximilian "Dirty" Sanchez, make their glorious Santa Fe return on Wednesday. Between placing bets on an underground Phoenix cockfight and garnishing his dinner with just the right amount of GMO cilantro, SA nchez took time to chat SFR and left no stone unturned.

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  18. Feds unveil cleanup plan for nuclear waste dumpRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    Shipments of plutonium-contaminated waste to the federal government's troubled nuclear dump site in southeastern New Mexico may resume as early as 2016, the U.S. Department of Energy said in announcing that the agency is committed to cleaning up the facility after a shutdown in February. A recovery plan developed by the department over several months with help from nuclear industry experts details what needs to be done to decontaminate the underground Waste Isolation Pilot Plant after a truck fire and an unrelated release of radiation contaminated 22 workers and forced the site's closure.

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  19. Red River's Success StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | FireHouse.com

    ... to note that the first such program in the United States was operated by the Red River Fire Department in New Mexico. The program has been around for more than 20 years. The Town of Red River is in a remote area of northern New Mexico, some 20 miles ...

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  20. Column: A mismatch of taxes and spending in S.C.Read the original story

    17 hrs ago | The Star

    ... it did when we reached our peak, in the fourth quarter of 2007. Only seven states - Alaska, Wyoming, Florida, New Mexico, Michigan, Louisiana and Georgia - are farther away from recovery than South Carolina. And the report noted that Alaska's 2008 ...

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