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New Mexico woman wanted by FBI for drug trafficking

NEW MEXICO (KCBD) - The United States District Court for the District of New Mexico issued a federal arrest warrant for 28-year-old Marysol Pena on Feb. 13, 2019. Pena is wanted by the FBI for her alleged involvement in a drug trafficking organization that operated in New Mexico as well as other sta


New Mexico murder suspect commits suicide in jail

CIBOLA COUNTY, N.M. (KRQE) - A man accused of murdering another man over a car stereo system appears to have committed suicide in his jail cell. Zachary Asher was arrested last year after Isaac Martinez from Grants was found tied up and shot in the head in the Zuni Mountains. He had been missing for


Tribes push to protect sacred New Mexico site from drilling

ACOMA PUEBLO, N.M. (AP) - Native American leaders are banding together to pressure U.S. officials to ban oil and gas exploration around a sacred tribal site that features massive stone structures and other remnants of an ancient civilization but are facing the Trump administration's pro-drilling sta


New Mexico 15-year-old’s family says his friends created plan to murder him

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Bernalillo County, New Mexico sheriff deputies have arrested two brothers and another teen in connection with the murder of a 15-year-old Albuquerque boy, according to KOAT.


Home sales slow slightly in New Mexico

Home sales in New Mexico slowed a bit in February, and a low inventory continued to be a challenge in Lincoln County. February housing market numbers indicate that while the 2019 year-to-date number of sales is about 1 percent behind 2018’s record-breaking numbers, this will be another banner year f


New Mexico veteran held without bond in Irish prison

(KRQE) - A former U.S. Serviceman and Santa Fe living treasure is being held without bond in an Irish prison. Since retiring as Marine Corp Captain in 1966, Ken Mayers has worked as a peace activist, but that peaceful protest got him thrown in jail.


Police report: 5-month-old killed in auto crash

A five-month-old baby was killed in a traffic accident north of Thoreau last Wednesday. The accident was reported to New Mexico State Police about 8:15 a.m. on State Road 371 around Milepost 8 north of Thoreau, according to a news release from the state police.