• Caregivers accused of scamming 95-year-old Santa Fe man

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — A couple hired to be caregivers for a 95-year-old Santa Fe military veteran is accused of fleecing him out of hundreds of thousands of dollars.

  • $5K reward for info on owl’s shooting death near Santa Fe

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A reward of up to $5,000 is being offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for the fatal shooting of a burrowing owl near Santa Fe.

  • State Police: 2 pedestrians killed in hit-and-run crash

    ESPANOLA, N.M. (AP) — Authorities say two pedestrians are dead after being struck by a hit-and-run driver’s vehicle in northern New Mexico.

  • The Latest: Advocates for historic sites denounce job cuts

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — The Latest on the reorganization of New Mexico’s Cultural Affairs Department (all times local):

  • Job cuts planned for New Mexico museums, historic sites

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — The New Mexico Cultural Affairs Department is seeking approval from state personnel officials to trim nearly a dozen jobs in response to a $2 million shortfall.

  • Ex-senator waives arraignment in corruption case

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Former New Mexico state Sen. Phil Griego is waiving his right to a court arraignment on newly confirmed charges of fraud, bribery and perjury as the criminal corruption case moves toward trial.

  • Cheap gasoline syphons riders from New Mexico commuter train

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico’s distinctive commuter rail line cuts a breathtaking path through Native American tribal lands, past silhouetted mountain ranges and swaths of cottonwood trees along the Rio Grande, ferrying workers between the state’s major metropolis of Albuquerque to the seat of state government in Santa Fe.