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New Mexico begins accepting abuse-neglect reports by text

SANTA FE – New Mexico is launching a round-the-clock program to let young people reach state officials by text message to report abuse or neglect, find references or ask questions. Reach NM uses...

DATE: Dec. 29, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

Police fatally shoot carjacking suspect after fatal burglary

DENVER – Denver police officers fatally shot a man who appeared to be trying to steal a car shortly after they responded to a nearby burglary where a homeowner was found dead on Monday, police...

DATE: Dec. 29, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

Authorities investigate vandalism that cuts off gas in Aspen

ASPEN – Authorities on Tuesday were investigating the vandalism of Aspen’s natural gas system that left thousands of residents and visitors without gas in the middle of the busy holiday season. The...

DATE: Dec. 29, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

New Mexico leans on outdoor recreation for economic recovery

CARLSBAD, N.M. – New Mexico officials are hoping an appetite for outdoor recreation during the coronavirus pandemic will help the state’s economy recover. The New Mexico Outdoor Recreation Division...

DATE: Dec. 28, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

Teen pilots airlift pets from crowded New Mexico shelters

ALBUQUERQUE – Teenage pilots are airlifting animals from shelters in New Mexico to places out of state where they have a better chance of being adopted. The program is a collaboration between the...

DATE: Dec. 28, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

Premium oil and gas tracts in short supply in New Mexico

SANTA FE – There are fewer premium tracts available for leasing by oil and gas developers on state trust land in the Permian Basin, and New Mexico land managers say that’s having an effect on...

DATE: Dec. 25, 2020 | CATEGORY: Business

Parents convicted in 2009 ‘balloon boy’ hoax pardoned

DENVER – A couple convicted of criminal charges in the so-called balloon boy hoax that fascinated the country more than a decade ago were pardoned Wednesday by the governor of Colorado. Richard and...

DATE: Dec. 23, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

Congress passes bill on Navajo Nation water rights in Utah

SALT LAKE CITY – Congress has passed a long-awaited bill that would address water availability issues for residents living on the Navajo Nation in Utah who lack access to running water – a problem...

DATE: Dec. 23, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

New Mexico governor: Coronavirus poses no threat for Santa

SANTA FE – It’s official, at least according to New Mexico Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham: Santa Claus and his reindeer are immune to COVID-19 and can safely visit homes all across the state. Lujan...

DATE: Dec. 23, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

Boebert appoints outgoing Trump, Gardner staff

GRAND JUNCTION – Congresswoman-elect Lauren Boebert of Colorado has appointed Trump administration officials and staff members for outgoing Republican U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner to top positions in her...

DATE: Dec. 23, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

Colorado receiving fewer COVID-19 vaccines than expected

DENVER – The federal government has told Colorado it will receive thousands fewer doses of the Pfizer-BioNTech coronavirus vaccine in a second shipment than originally expected, although the state...

DATE: Dec. 18, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

Colorado reports 40K people filed for jobless benefits

DENVER – Colorado reported unemployment filings have ticked up during the latest surge of the coronavirus pandemic, rising by more than 11% in the last week, officials said. The Colorado Department...

DATE: Dec. 18, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

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