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Board to act on Las Cruces doctor's short-term license suspension

LAS CRUCES - The culmination of the first of two hearings on a suspended medical license for a Las Cruces doctor will take place Thursday in Albuquerque. The New Mexico Medical Board will review a hearing officer's report on a short-term license suspension issued to Rauth earlier this summer. It wil

LAS CRUCES SUN-NEWS - 2017-09-19 22:31:36

Police identify armed robbery suspect shot by Circle K clerk

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - Police have identified the man they say was attempting to rob a Circle K convenience store when he was shot by the clerk as 23-year-old Ferron Mendez. They say Mendez was armed with a gun when he held up the convenience store located on Eubank and Candelaria NE Monday afternoon.

ABQJOURNAL - 2017-09-19 19:25:00

DOI Announces $62 Million Construction Contract On Navajo-Gallup Water Supply Project

WASHINGTON, D.C. The Department of the Interior announced Friday that the Bureau of Reclamation is awarding a construction contract of almost $62 million for part of the Navajo-Gallup Water Supply Project in New Mexico to increase the supply of clean drinking water to surrounding communities. "This

LADAILYPOST.COM - 2017-09-19 12:02:00

El Paso man arrested for 8th DWI

An El Paso man was arrested in New Mexico on Sunday, September 17 after New Mexico State Police say a traffic stop revealed he had seven previous DWI's. New Mexico State Police say an officer arrested 60-year-old Alfonso Ingo after noticing Inglo had bloodshot watery eyes, smelled of alcohol, and a

ELPASOPROUD.COM - 2017-09-20 01:58:17

Las Cruces City Council urges support of DACA program, search for permanent protections

LAS CRUCES - Concerns over the potential for the negative social, economic, legal and legislative impacts of President Donald Trump's discontinuation of the DACA program led the Las Cruces City Council to pass a resolution urging the state's congressional leaders to continue to support the program a

LAS CRUCES SUN-NEWS - 2017-09-19 00:41:40

Both sides assail proposals for NM's national monuments

The Rio Grande Gorge as seen at dusk is the center piece of the newly designated Rio Grande del Norte National Monument, photographed on Monday March 25, 2013. (Dean Hanson/Journal) Hikers explore the Organ Mountains near Las Cruces. (Associated Press) WASHINGTON - Neither Democrats nor the lone Rep

ABQJOURNAL - 2017-09-19 07:23:00

NMSP Officer Makes 100th DWI Arrest This Year

For those who know and work with Ofc. LaFave this appeared to be business as usual, given his previous accolades and work ethic. He has been with the New Mexico State Police for six years, with eight years' experience prior, and in that relatively short time frame has amassed numerous awards and rec

LADAILYPOST.COM - 2017-09-19 11:59:00

Autumn brings fire danger to New Mexico

Shawn Bennett, the meteorologist in charge at the National Weather Service in Albuquerque, said autumn is a transition season as well. That can mean fire danger. "It's not uncommon in the fall, but it's more prevalent in the spring," he said. As the weather transitions into autumn, red flag warnings

KOB.COM - 2017-09-20 01:33:00

Powerful Earthquake Strikes Mexico, Killing Over 100

MEXICO CITY - A powerful earthquake struck Mexico on Tuesday afternoon, toppling buildings, killing children in a school that collapsed, rattling the capital and sending people flooding into the streets for the second time in just two weeks. By night, nearly 150 people had been reported killed acros

NEW YORK TIMES - 2017-09-19 18:53:43

In The Home: Albuquerque Home Remodeling & Lifestyle Fall Show

Homeowners, get ready for fall with the Albuquerque Home, Remodeling & Lifestyle Show! The bi-annual event features the latest in technology and innovation for the home September 23 & 24 at Expo New Mexico. Among the featured attractions this year is the ever-growing popularity of solar energy. As s

KRQE NEWS 13 - 2017-09-19 18:45:04

Chinese Lantern Festival to fuse ancient with modern

Silk tulips await to be placed in displays throughout Villa Hispana at Expo New Mexico on Tuesday, as workers in the background assemble a frame for another display. The New Mexico Chinese Lantern Festival will be held from Oct. 6 through Nov. 12. (MARLA BROSE/JOURNAL) ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - An ancient

ABQJOURNAL - 2017-09-20 01:30:00

CCA Welcomes Civil Rights Hero Dolores Huerta

The legendary Dolores Huerta, one of America's most influential activists of the past 100 years, visits Santa Fe to attend an event held in her honor Oct. 5, at the Center for Contemporary Arts. After a visit to Capital High School, where she will address the student body, Huerta will be present at

LADAILYPOST.COM - 2017-09-19 21:48:00

Heinrich amendments to defense bill will bring thousands of jobs to NM

The Senate approved its 2018 defense authorization bill Monday.In that bill, Sen. Martin Heinrich added amendments that would have a huge economic impact on New MexicoThe bill would allow the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to break ground and begin construction of a $174,000,000 National Nuclear Safet

KOAT 7 - 2017-09-20 00:56:00

New Mexico's new school science standards might leave out climate change, evolution

A hand-picked group of math and science experts said not to do it. A focus group of 85 teachers, professors and school administrators, convened by former Education Secretary Hanna Skandera, said not to do it. Christopher Ruszkowski wants to do it. More than four years after a succession of prof

SANTA FE REPORTER - 2017-09-20 05:00:00

New Mexico Jazz Festival: The Music and The Muse

Prints by Reginald Gammon that explore aspects of African American life and history. Runs through 9/30. Reginald Gammon (1921-2005), originally from Philadelphia, moved to New York City in 1951. He taught in the New York public schools and for 21 years at Western Michigan University. When he retired

WEEKLY ALIBI - 2017-09-19 17:34:48

New Yorkers fear for safety of family members affected by earthquake in Mexico

The death and devastation triggered by a 7.1 earthquake in Mexico has many in the city on edge as they desperately attempt to contact from relatives and loved ones. Nestor Leon, owner of popular Mexican eatery El Kallejon in East Harlem, said he was almost too worried to work Tuesday night even th

NY DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-20 01:08:38

Oryx building new 220-mile Permian pipeline

Jordan Blum, Houston Chronicle Published 11:59 am, Tuesday, September 19, 2017 Oryx Midstream Services said it will build a 220-mile crude pipeline system in the Permian Basin that will run from New Mexico to Midland. Midland-based Oryx, which primarily is owned by Houston private equity firms, sai

MIDLAND REPORTER-TELEGRAM - 2017-09-19 17:36:08

Black Football Coach In New Mexico Fired For Telling Players Not To Use 'N-Word'

A middle school assistant football coach in New Mexico says he's out of a job for telling players to stop using the n-word, KRQE-TV reports. Thomas Davis, the ex-assistant Mesa Middle School coach, told the news outlet that he confronted the students about calling each other the racial epithet durin

NEWS ONE - 2017-09-19 12:55:54

Man accused of exposing himself to crowd at New Mexico church

MESILLA, N.M. (KRQE) - A Nevada man is facing charges after police say he exposed himself to hundreds of people at a New Mexico church. It happened Saturday at the Basilica of San Albino Church in Mesilla near Las Cruces. Officers say people there for a festival called to report a naked man standing

KRQE NEWS 13 - 2017-09-20 04:10:08

Lifeline for New Mexico: New international treaty bans nuclear weapons research and production

Greg Mello, executive director of Los Alamos Study Group On Wednesday September 20 at the United Nations, the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons will open for signature. For signatories, this treaty prohibits nuclear weapons altogether. Its explicit goal is a universal norm against all for

NMPOLITICALREPORT.COM - 2017-09-19 23:21:15