Fun Things To Do In Albuquerque

Albuquerque is a great city to visit and there are lots of fun things you can do there. The city is rich in Spanish and Native American heritage and you can find everything from art galleries in old adobe buildings to ancient Native American ruins. Read on to learn some

Albuquerque teen hikes 200 miles to fight hunger in New Mexico

Please install the latest Adobe Flash Player Plugin to watch this content. ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – An Albuquerque teen covered some major miles for a charitable cause, and Wednesday it paid off. Izzy Thomas, a senior at Albuquerque Academy, hiked 200 miles in 10 days along trails around the metro

Suit claims New Mexico inmates don’t have enough space

Inmates at the Springer Correctional Center watch TV in January. Luis Sánchez Saturno/New Mexican file photo Representatives of New Mexico prison inmates are once again claiming in federal court that state corrections officials are violating terms of court settlements intended to prevent crowded conditions like those that contributed to the

Some win, some lose in K-3 Plus funding

Copyright © 2017 Albuquerque Journal SANTA FE — New Mexico will spend far less money this summer helping children brush up on their math and reading skills. And the cuts won’t fall evenly. Albuquerque, Las Cruces and Los Lunas are among the districts hit hardest by reductions in state funding

PNM: Power restored to northwest Albuquerque customers

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – PNM officials say power has been restored to the thousands of customers affected by an outage Tuesday. More than 3,700 customers were affected by the outage. PNM says the outage was caused by lightning. Power has been restored to all Albuquerque customers. The cause was lightning.

Albuquerque issues fireworks ordinance reminder

The Associated Press and KOB.com Web Staff ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) – Officials in New Mexico’s largest city are urging people to attend public fireworks displays instead of purchasing fireworks this July Fourth. They pointed to triple-digit temperatures and dry conditions as reasons for the increased fire danger along Albuquerque’s stretch

On this run through New Mexico, no shortage of space (and salsa)

Destinations Like its painted desert landscapes, New Mexico is always different, always mysterious. And just when you think you’ve figured it out, it shifts suddenly like powdery silicate in a wind gust at White Sands National Monument, or the enigmatic native American art in the light of a setting sun,

Bee hotel to be built in Albuquerque

Eddie Garcia ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — The City of Albuquerque Open Space Visitor Center and the New Mexico Beekeepers Association are gearing up for the Burque Bee City and Pollination Celebration, which is set for June 18. Amy Owen, a Beekeepers Association board member, said a specially made a "bee hotel"

Silver Alert issued for 62-year-old in Albuquerque

Michael Dozier, 62 | J.R. Oppenheim ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — A 62-year-old man has gone missing, prompting the Albuquerque Police Department to issue a Silver Alert Friday. Michael Dozier was last seen at the Sandia Ridge Nursing Home at 2215 Lester NE. The alert states he was taken to the nursing