• GOP lamaker puts New Mexico bail bond proposal on hold

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A Republican state lawmaker on Wednesday asked the House to suspend action on a proposed constitutional amendment he drafted to allow judges to deny bail to defendants deemed a flight-risk or danger to the public.

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  • NMAA apologized to girls team over Navajo hair buns issue

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The New Mexico Activities Association has apologized to the Dulce High School girls’ basketball team after referees made players undo their traditional Navajo hair buns over safety concerns.

  • Santa Fe archbishop to host Albuquerque forum on immigration

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Santa Fe Archbishop John Wester is planning to host a forum around the subject of immigration.

  • Santa Fe archbishop to travel to El Paso to hear the pope

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Santa Fe Archbishop John Wester says he will be traveling in the U.S.-Mexico border after all to see Pope Francis during his Ciudad Juarez visit this month.

  • Roundhouse operator has been fielding calls for 32 years

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — One caller needed to talk with his lawmaker, but didn’t know who that was.

  • Police seize Santa Fe archdiocese files in molestation case

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Authorities have seized records from the Archdiocese of Santa Fe as part of an investigation into claims that a Catholic school teacher inappropriately touched female students.

  • New Mexico bail bond amendment passes House Judiciary

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — A proposed constitutional amendment to reform New Mexico’s bail bond system has been approved by the House Judiciary Committee.

  • Compensation in 2015 for New Mexico lawmakers

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Here is a list of the compensation received by New Mexico legislators in 2015, according to Department of Finance and Administration records. Lawmakers receive payments for daily expenses, mileage and travel to out-of-state legislative conferences. They are not paid an annual salary.

  • New Mexico succeeds in legal fight to bar horse slaughter

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A court decision will prevent a horse slaughter operation from opening in New Mexico after the state’s lengthy legal battle.