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 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

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

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

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

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