Albuquerque issues fireworks ordinance reminder

The Associated Press and 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 of the Rio Grande, theRead More

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, or the red-and-green chili sauceRead More

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" is in the works. "ItsRead More

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 home after leaving UNM Hospital.Read More

New Mexico commemorates Memorial Day Web Staff ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — On Memorial Day Monday, people everywhere remembered the men and women who protected America’s freedoms with their own lives. All over the state, New Mexicans paid tribute to this nation’s true heroes. Hundreds of people attended the ceremony at the New Mexico Veteran’s Memorial in Albuquerque, hearing from severalRead More

Albuquerque Beer Week starts Thursday


Morgan Aguilar ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Beer enthusiasts from New Mexico and beyond will be ready to taste what Albuquerque has to offer when the seventh annual Albuquerque Beer Week starts Thursday. Organizers expect about 12,000 people to attend one of more than 100 events spread across 11 days. "We start working on Albuquerque Beer WeekRead More

Mysterious stone pillars emerge from northern New Mexico forest


Please install the latest Adobe Flash Player Plugin to watch this content. CIMARRON, N.M. (KRQE) – Could it be a message left by some of New Mexico’s first explorers? A set of mysterious stone pillars found in the state’s remote northern forest has sparked that question. They’re carved stone pillars covered with symbols that clearlyRead More

Moving To Albuquerque New Mexico: What You Need To Know


Albuquerque, New Mexico is an amazing area. If you are considering moving to the area, there are some things that can help make your move more successful. Continue reading for some tips that you can use if you want to make Albuquerque your new home. First of all, you should consider what type of workRead More

Funding for lottery scholarships lags by nearly $8M


ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — New Mexico lottery officials say transfers to the state’s lottery scholarship program through April are lagging by nearly $8 million compared to the same time last year. They’re also projecting a return of about $37.5 million to the scholarship fund this fiscal year. That’s about $9 million less than the previous year.Read More

Best Places To Stay In Albuquerque, New Mexico

Read also: 1. Casas de Suenos Old Town Historic Inn (139 USD) When looking for a hotel in Albuquerque, consider the Casas de Suenos Old Town Historic Inn. A ten-minute walk away from the Zoo & Botanic Gardens as well as the Natural History Museum, the inn is perfectly situated for travelers who are uncomfortableRead More