The 2020 Northwest New Mexico Local Food Summit moves to a virtual format. It will go from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on July 10 with the cook-off the next day.
SANTA FE – New Mexico state health officials on Thursday announced 248 additional COVID-19 cases. Per the state Department of Health, the most recent cases are:
Restaurants continue to operate during the coronavirus pandemic. Many are now open for indoor and patio dining, in addition to takeout, curbside, and delivery.
With the number of daily confirmed coronavirus cases nationwide climbing past 50,000, an alarming 36 states saw an increase in the percentage of tests coming back positive for the virus.
The annual Electric Light Parade has been cancelled following a public health order that classified parades as mass gatherings, which are prohibited.
With risk of $100 fine, businesses face increased pressure to police unmasked patrons.
City Councilor Renee Villarreal requested specifics on the proposed changes to the joint powers agreement, which neither Kyle Mason, who is the city’s emergency management director, nor City Councilor Michael Garcia, who serves on the coalition’s board, could explain.
The state representative and former director of the Regional Coalition of LANL Communities could get off the hook because the request for reimbursement is just that: a request.
They claim Sweetwater committed wage theft by shortchanging them on overtime pay, using cash so no paper trail existed.
The work will be split between Los Alamos National Laboratory in Northern New Mexico and the Savannah River Site in South Carolina.
The state Supreme Court has approved the First Judicial District Court's reopening plan.
Santa Fe County saw an 11 percent increase to 296 claims for regular unemployment insurance benefits.
District spokesman David Carl said García’s annual salary will remain at $195,570 and no other details were available.
She has been working as a staff attorney in the First Judicial District, assisting judges with case-related research mostly in civil cases since 2018.
Exactly what happens next isn't clear — particularly for an industry badly damaged by the coronavirus pandemic.
Wyatt Huston, who is passing through Santa Fe, paints scenes Thursday on the Plaza. Santa Fe could see a few thunderstorms Friday and Saturday with highs forecast in the mid- to upper-80s.
The following individuals were booked into the San Miguel County Detention Center between June 18, 2020 and June 24, 2020:
Dan Hicks, a Las Cruces native who has been Spaceport America's CEO since 2016, has been placed on administrative leave pending an investigation.
The delay is a victory for Trump, who also is mounting a Supreme Court fight against congressional efforts to obtain his banking and other financial records.
Lea County cumulative total added 8 positive tests for COVID-19 on Thursday after adding two positive cases on Wednesday The county now has a cumulative total of 142 residents who have tested positive for COVID-19. Of those 142 cases, the state says 31 have been designated as totally recover…
Three more people in the state have died from COVID-19.
An initial assessment by ground crews in the fire area indicated two corrals have burned and one hogan sustained minor fire damage.
There are 384 personnel battling the Wood Springs 2 fire near Sawmill, Arizona. Navajo leaders visit the fire zone to view the response.
Police say the fatal crash happened at about 9 p.m. Wednesday south of Las Cruces.
New Mexico remains one of the most UFO-centric states, with a study listing it as the state with the fifth-most UFO sightings per capita in the U.S.
To the average citizen, Dean Parker and Bobby Fink seem like just a couple of Hobbsans. But, on the national cornhole circuit, the duo is among the top of their class. Going one-step further, of the 232 professional American Cornhole League (ACL) players, Fink is the only member to hail from…
All out-of-state visitors must quarantine for 14-days and face masks are mandatory in public.
The Board of Directors of the JF Maddox Foundation has announced the appointment of Ray Caraway as CEO of the nonprofit organization, effective Sept. 18, 2020. Caraway is currently President & CEO of the Community Foundation of Northern Colorado, a role he has held since January 2003. He…
Las Cruces Police Chief Patrick Gallagher's retirement takes effect Aug. 1.
Education news from Carlsbad and Eddy County.
Las Vegas will soon have a new chief of police, Mayor Louie Trujillo confirmed this week. Current Chief of Police David Bibb has been notified of the change in command, but has agreed to remain in the role until his replacement takes over.
City officials asked for the community’s help in enforcing Las Vegas’ ban on aerial fireworks this holiday weekend, especially in light of fire restrictions in place across the entire region.
As the number of reported COVID-19 cases continues to go up statewide every day, Mora County is one of two counties in the state to have no reported cases. According to the New Mexico Department of Health’s website, nearly 350 tests were conducted in Mora County as of June 30. De Baca County…
The Lincoln County Cowboy Symposium renamed, the All American CowboyFest, was canceled for the first time in 30 years due to the pandemic
An indictment said Maxwell facilitated Epstein’s crimes by "helping Epstein to recruit, groom, and ultimately abuse " girls as young as 14.
Lincoln county receives federal funding through PILT for maintenance of public lands and roads in the county.
The London-based environmental watchdog Global Witness said the accident “is a damning indictment of the government”s failure to curb reckless and irresponsible mining practices.
COVID-19 hasn't stopped Carlsbad's Fourth of July spirit as a parade and fireworks show are still set for Saturday. The show starts at 9 p.m.
Brian Runnels was last seen alive in Carlsbad nearly six years ago. His remains were found in April and the OMI said he died from an apparent homicide.
The federal designation helps promote interstate routes that offer facilities for electric cars and alternative-fuel vehicles.
Here are my top 5 places to visit in the Land of Enchantment during the July 4 weekend, according to my personal travels.
Masks in New Mexico are required for protection against COVID-19, according to state health orders, but what are the consequences for non-compliance?
See how the Complete Streets project is progressing in periodic photos of downtown Farmington.
There are 118 confirmed cases of COVID-19 at the San Juan County Adult Detention Center after more testing found 21 new cases among detainees.
Recently released body camera video shows the final moments before an unarmed Colorado man was shot and killed by a park ranger at Carlsbad Caverns.
Max Ortega III alleges in his lawsuit, filed June 23 in state District Court, the department violated its own policies and his constitutional rights.
If the protests had driven an explosion in cases, experts say, the jumps would have started to become apparent within two weeks — and perhaps as early as five days.
As the state prepares for the Fourth of July weekend, out-of-state visitors will now be required to quarantine for 14 days upon arrival. Police also will begin fining people for not wearing face coverings.