• Albuquerque mayor urges Forest Service to withdraw proposal

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The mayor of New Mexico’s largest city is urging the U.S. Forest Service to withdraw consideration of a potential wilderness designation that he says would limit the public’s access to a popular recreation area bordering Albuquerque.

  • Carlsbad, Artesia to oppose proposed county tax

    CARLSBAD, N.M. (AP) — Carlsbad and Artesia officials are planning to object to a tax hike supported by Eddy County.