NM students hold walkouts in support of DACA

Kai Porter ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Hundreds of college and high school students across New Mexico walked out of class Tuesday in support of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program following President Donald Trump’s decision to phase out the Obama-era program. Among the crowd at UNM, KOB met first-year medical student

Things To Do In New Mexico

Being in New Mexico is ideal for those who want to take time off and just have a blast. If you’re in this position, you’ll know how hard it can be to spend time in a new location without knowing where to go. If you’re heading over to New Mexico,

US Finds Security Flaws in New Mexico Medicaid System

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — The computer system behind New Mexico’s Medicaid program fell short of the U.S. government’s security requirements during a review that found data was left vulnerable and operations were put at risk, a federal inspector general said. The New Mexico Human Services Department stated it has

Albuquerque eyes business for west Route 66

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Officials in Albuquerque want to attract businesses to the western part of the city’s Route 66. Business advocates and city officials will make the case for Albuquerque’s Route 66 on Saturday at an event designed to draw attention to the opportunity along the historic road. The

Inside the turf war between Texas and New Mexico over dirt

New Mexico is tired of Texas playing dirty, and now the two states are digging in for a turf war — over actual soil. The Lone Star State has come under fire after years of allegedly dispatching road workers across state lines to collect protected New Mexico State Trust land

Albuquerque salon gives free haircuts to kids

Please install the latest Adobe Flash Player Plugin to watch this content. ALBUQUERQUE, N.M (KRQE) – A local salon is making sure kids start the school year looking sharp. Nuve Salon gave free haircuts to dozens of K-12 kids on Saturday. Salon owner, Ryan Valdez, says with all the costs

US Concealed-Carry Gun Bills Prompt Warning in New Mexico

FILE–In this Feb. 22, 2017, file photo, former U.S. Congresswoman and shooting survivor Gabrielle Giffords, left, talks with Democratic New Mexico Sen. Daniel Ivey-Soto in Santa Fe, N.M. A national gun-safety group on Tuesday, Aug. 1, 2017, stepped up pressure in New Mexico against proposed U.S. firearms legislation that would

2 Protesters Accused of Vandalizing New Mexico Gop Office

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The Republican Party of New Mexico headquarters has been hit with spray paint, and officials say two protesters are responsible. New Mexico GOP spokesman Dominic Pacheco said Thursday a receptionist saw the demonstrators paint a red “A” on the Albuquerque headquarters building sign before fleeing. The