• Albuquerque man sentenced for string of armed robberies

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — An Albuquerque man has been sentenced to 24 years in federal prison for a string of armed robberies.

  • New Mexico Democrats seek repeal of state abortion ban

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Democrats in the New Mexico Legislature are preparing plans to ensure legal, safe access to abortions in case regulation of the procedure is returned to states.

  • Republican minority in New Mexico House choose new leader

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico House Republicans, who lost multiple seats in this month’s election, have chosen a new minority leader.

  • Santa Fe shelving plan to review contentious monuments

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — The capital city in the state with the largest percentage of Hispanic residents in the United States is shelving a plan to review its contentious monuments.

  • Report: New Mexico superintendent once arrested in Texas

    LAS VEGAS, N.M. (AP) — A recently hired interim superintendent of a troubled New Mexico school district once was arrested for public intoxication and accused of leaving two preschool-age children alone while she went to a nightclub.

  • Navajo Nation president extends crop insurance amid drought

    GALLUP, N.M. (AP) — Outgoing Navajo Nation President Russell Begaye has extended the tribe’s crop insurance amid ongoing extreme drought conditions.

  • New Mexico dairy concerned about Air Force contamination

    CLOVIS, N.M. (AP) — An eastern New Mexico dairy has lost tens of thousands of gallons of milk daily since the U.S. Air Force announced that water in the area was contaminated with chemicals associated with past military firefighting activities.

  • Regent’s remarks on University of New Mexico draws criticism

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A University of New Mexico regent’s public proclamation that the institution offers a poor “product” is drawing criticism.

  • Endangered fish are making a comeback in San Juan River

    FARMINGTON, N.M. (AP) — Biologists have captured more yearling razorback suckers this fall in the San Juan River than they have captured in one season in more than 20 years, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced this week.

  • Republican minority in New Mexico House to pick new leader

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Representatives making up the Republican minority in the New Mexico House are scheduled to meet Sunday to pick a new leader in the wake of the Nov. 7 general election that saw the GOP caucus lose multiple seats.