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Flash flooding likely again Wednesday afternoon Broken fire hydrants plague communities across New Mexico Former UNM basketball star Morris Udeze playing NBA Summer League with Houston Advertisem*nt Restaurant in Okinawa, Japan offers a taste of New Mexican food overseas Man who killed child in drunk driving crash outside River of Lights sentenced Burn scar flash flooding likely again Wednesday Clovis occupational therapist charged with sexually assaulting minors Advertisem*nt Capital High School students develop gunshot detection tech Joint law enforcement effort targets burglaries in NM Los Lunas man sentenced to 9 years after shooting New Mexico State Police officer ACLU-NM, advocates ask New Mexico governor to halt special session Ruidoso MVD sets up temporary location with limited service New Mexico looking to get more locals into the transportation industry NMDOT details what revamped part of I-25 will look like in Albuquerque Parts of Ruidoso evacuated due to flooding on Tuesday Flash Flood Emergency alert issued for South Fork, Salt burn scars Evacuation orders issued in Ruidoso due to flash flooding BCSO hiring workshop being held Tuesday Concert set for August 9 to help relief efforts in Ruidoso Albuquerque police looking for man accused of June murder Dog found with zip ties around mouth, neck in California wilderness These are the best breweries of 2024, US Open Beer Championship rules STD diagnoses jumped in recent years, especially among seniors 17-year-old arrested after migrants found in trunk of vehicle Storms more likely ahead Technical difficulties delay jury selection in Alec Baldwin trial Jury selection selected in Alec Baldwin trial after technical difficulties caused delay Jury selection begins after technical difficulties cause a delay in the trial against Alec Baldwin Jury selected in Alec Baldwin trial after technical difficulties caused delay References
  • 09-07-2024 18:30 via krqe.com

    Former Sen. Jim Inhofe dead at 89: family - Albuquerque news - NewsLocker (1)

    (The Hill) — Former Sen. Jim Inhofe (R-Okla.) has died at the age of 89, his family announced Tuesday.Inhofe died shortly before 5 a.m. on Tuesday, surrounded by his wife, Kay, and three surviving children, Molly, Jimmy and Katy, the family said.Inhofe’s family said he contracted a sudden illness over the holiday, but did not provide details.His death comes nearly two years after the former senatorretired from the upper chamberin 2023 after serving for more than 20

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  • Flash flooding likely again Wednesday afternoon

    10-07-2024 06:28 via krqe.com

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    Thunderstorms will again develop Wednesday afternoon across mountain peaks and move to the south. There is an even higher risk of burn scar flash flooding for the Ruidoso area starting early Wednesday afternoon.
    Storms brought heavy rainfall around the Ruidoso area early Tuesday afternoon, which caused life-threatening and damaging flash flooding. Storms moved out of the Sacramento Mountains this evening, but there was still plenty of active weather across the state. Storms have also been develo

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  • Broken fire hydrants plague communities across New Mexico

    10-07-2024 06:00 via krqe.com

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    CARRIZOZO, N.M. (KRQE) – There's something terribly amiss in the picturesque Lincoln County town of Carrizozo. The casual visitor probably wouldn't notice but if you live in this small southern New Mexico community you know all about it. Just ask Carrizozo Mayor Bob Hemphill, "It's a big deal because we need to protect the citizens."To understand what's happened in Carrizozo look no further than the charred remains at 504 D Avenue. Carrizozo Fire Chief Leeroy Zamora remembers February 21,

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  • Former UNM basketball star Morris Udeze playing NBA Summer League with Houston

    10-07-2024 04:44 via krqe.com

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    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.(KRQE) – Morris Udeze will get his NBA opportunity with his hometown team. Udeze is on the Houston Rockets roster for the NBA Summer League. Udeze played his final season of college basketball with the University of New Mexico Lobos after transferring from Wichita State.
    His lone season with the Lobos was a success as Udeze was a double-double machine finishing with 15 on the season. He averaged 16.4 points and 9.6 rebounds per game and was All-Mountain West. Udeze w

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  • Restaurant in Okinawa, Japan offers a taste of New Mexican food overseas

    10-07-2024 02:48 via krqe.com

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    NEW MEXICO(KRQE) –Almost seven thousand miles from the Land of Enchantment, a New Mexican restaurant is giving people a taste of the red and green."I love the demand but it's definitely a lot to keep up with,” said Andre Park, owner of Mesilla Kitchen.Story continues below
    Podcast: A Deep Dive With New APS SuperintendentNews: Albuquerque police focus on Central Ave. bus stops to keep riders safeLegendary New Mexico: What makes the Frontier Restaurant’s tortillas and

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  • Man who killed child in drunk driving crash outside River of Lights sentenced

    10-07-2024 02:37 via krqe.com

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    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.(KRQE) –The man who killed a seven-year-old boy during a drunk-driving hit-and-run crash outside of the River of Lights in 2021 will spend more than two decades behind bars. Sergio Almanza was sentenced on Tuesday but before the judge issued his ruling, the family of Pronoy Bhattacharya got to speak on the boy's behalf, two days after what would have been his tenth birthday.Story continues below
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  • Burn scar flash flooding likely again Wednesday

    10-07-2024 01:10 via krqe.com

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    Thunderstorms will again develop Wednesday afternoon across mountain peaks and move to the south. There is an even higher risk of burn scar flash flooding for the Ruidoso area starting early Wednesday afternoon.
    Storms brought heavy rainfall around the Ruidoso area early Tuesday afternoon, which caused life-threatening and damaging flash flooding. Storms have moved out of the Sacramento Mountains this evening, but there is still plenty of active weather across the state. Storms have also been de

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  • Clovis occupational therapist charged with sexually assaulting minors

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    CLOVIS, N.M.(KRQE) –An occupational therapist who specializes in working with children is behind bars after parents notified law enforcement of his bizarre procedures. "It was clear that every one of those parents felt that there was something off,” said Raúl Torrez, New Mexico Attorney General.Story continues below
    Podcast: A Deep Dive With New APS SuperintendentNews: Albuquerque police focus on Central Ave. bus stops to keep riders safeLegendary New Mexico: What

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  • Capital High School students develop gunshot detection tech

    10-07-2024 00:42 via krqe.com

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    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.(KRQE) – Campus life for high schoolers in 2024 has various challenges, among them, keeping students and faculty safe from an active shooter. A small group of students at Capital High School in Santa Fe are taking this challenge into their own hands.
    Students in the 21st century are confronted with the everyday threat of gun violence on campus. Haize, Edward, and Craig are like millions of other teens in America working toward graduation, honing new skills and intere

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  • Joint law enforcement effort targets burglaries in NM

    10-07-2024 00:27 via krqe.com

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    EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) — The Las Cruces Police Department (LCPD) and the New Mexico State Police have completed a joint project that targeted "hot spots" for burglaries, auto burglaries and motor thefts, according to the LCPD in a news release.
    From Monday, April 29 through Tuesday, June 18, the joint operation resulted in 22 field interviews, 26 business contacts, 3 DWI arrests, 12 misdemeanor arrests, 3 felony arrests and 101 citations in connection to property crime, LCPD said.
    “We

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  • Los Lunas man sentenced to 9 years after shooting New Mexico State Police officer

    10-07-2024 00:18 via krqe.com

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    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.(KRQE) –After shooting a New Mexico State Police officer in 2022, a 22-year-old from Los Lunas, Caleb Elledge, has received a 9-year prison sentence. Elledge was barred from owning a gun during the incident, because he was a convicted felon.The incident began in February of 2022, when Lt. Jeremy Vaughan approached Elledge's vehicle. Elledge fled, rammed the officer's vehicle, and led officers in a chase, the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) says. Elledge fired

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  • ACLU-NM, advocates ask New Mexico governor to halt special session

    10-07-2024 00:16 via krqe.com

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    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.(KRQE) —More than a dozen advocacy groups are calling on the governor to cancel the special legislative session planned for this month. The governor called the special session with a plan to address the state's criminal code and the rules for determining competency to stand trial."What we're calling on her to do is to scrap the plans for the special session and instead really use the time between now and the regular 60-day session to regroup, convene experts, c

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  • Ruidoso MVD sets up temporary location with limited service

    09-07-2024 23:56 via krqe.com

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    RUIDOSO, N.M.(KRQE) – Ruidoso's Motor Vehicle Division office will reopen with limited services on Wednesday in a temporary space. An MVD press release states the MVD office on US Highway 70 was badly damaged by flooding in the last week of June.Flash Flood Emergency alert issued for South Fork, Salt burn scarsMVD staff will be working out of Ruidoso's Horton Complex at 237 Horton Circle until the main offices reopen. A variety of disaster-related services are being offered.
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  • New Mexico looking to get more locals into the transportation industry

    09-07-2024 22:37 via krqe.com

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    SANTA FE, N.M.(KRQE) – New Mexico is working to make it easier for job seekers to connect with roles within the state's Department of Transportation. The goal is to get more skilled workers in the state.To do that, the state's Department of Workforce Solutions (DWS) and the New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) will be working together for the next four years to help connect locals to the Industry Credential Pipeline Program. NMDOT will connect with high school and postseco

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  • NMDOT details what revamped part of I-25 will look like in Albuquerque

    09-07-2024 22:31 via krqe.com

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    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.(KRQE) –KRQE News 13 is getting a look at what a revamped stretch of I-25 in Albuquerque will look like. The New Mexico Department of Transportation released an animation showing the plans for the interstate from Montgomery to Candelaria.What are the rules for parking in Albuquerque neighborhoods?Crews will be adding a lane and reworking both interchanges including shutting down the westbound Montgomery Loop ramp permanently. Construction is expected to start

  • Parts of Ruidoso evacuated due to flooding on Tuesday

    09-07-2024 22:05 via krqe.com

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    RUIDOSO, N.M.(KRQE) – The National Weather Service issued a flash flood emergency for the South Fork burn scar and below the Salt burn scar on Tuesday.
    Evacuation orders were issued for Cedar Creek, Upper Canyon, Brady Canyon, areas along the Rio Ruidoso, Paradise Canyon, Hull, and Cherokee Mobile Village according to the Village of Ruidoso but have since been lifted.Currently, all bridge crossings in Ruidoso are closed due to flooding:
    Paradise Canyon and MeanderGavilan Canyon Road

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  • Flash Flood Emergency alert issued for South Fork, Salt burn scars

    09-07-2024 22:05 via krqe.com

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    RUIDOSO, N.M.(KRQE) – The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood emergency for the South Fork burn scar and below the Salt burn scar until 4 p.m. Tuesday. According to a post on X, storms are moving over the Scarmento Mountains with gusty winds up to 45 mph and small hail.
    Evacuation orders have been issued for Cedar Creek, Upper Canyon, Brady Canyon, areas along the Rio Ruidoso, Paradise Canyon, and Hull, according to the Village of Ruidoso.View latest weather alerts
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  • Evacuation orders issued in Ruidoso due to flash flooding

    09-07-2024 22:05 via krqe.com

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    RUIDOSO, N.M.(KRQE) – The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood emergency for the South Fork burn scar and below the Salt burn scar until 4 p.m. Tuesday. According to a post on X, storms are moving over the Scarmento Mountains with gusty winds up to 45 mph and small hail.
    Evacuation orders have been issued for Cedar Creek, Upper Canyon, Brady Canyon, areas along the Rio Ruidoso, Paradise Canyon, Hull, and Cherokee Mobile Village according to the Village of Ruidoso.
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  • BCSO hiring workshop being held Tuesday

    09-07-2024 22:04 via krqe.com

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    BERNALILLO COUNTY, N.M.(KRQE) - The Bernalillo County Sheriff's Office is holding another hiring workshop Tuesday evening. The workshop will include information about the hiring process for those interested in joining study materials for a written exam will be provided.BCSO deputy charged with assault wants Bernalillo County DA’s Office taken off caseTest dates will also be provided to potential cadets and court security specialist candidates. The workshop will be tonight from 6:00

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  • Concert set for August 9 to help relief efforts in Ruidoso

    09-07-2024 21:46 via krqe.com

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    RUIDOSO, N.M.(KRQE) –A show scheduled for next month is looking to help relief efforts in Ruidoso. The Randy Rogers Band, a Texas-based country group, will headline the Heal the Hill benefit concert on August 9 at the Jacks Back Stage on Mechem Dr.Ruidoso ready to welcome back touristsThe show will raise funds for the Lincoln Community Foundation to help Ruidoso residents affected by the wildfires and flooding. The South Fork Fire left two people dead and destroyed 1,400 build

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  • Albuquerque police looking for man accused of June murder

    09-07-2024 21:39 via krqe.com

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    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.(KRQE) – An arrest warrant has been issued for a man accused of murdering someone near Coors and I-40 late last month in Albuquerque. On June 30, the Albuquerque Police Department responded to a homicide at the Days Inn near Coors and Illif. Police found a man who had been killed by a gunshot wound.FBI accuses 22-year-old of taking part in ‘violent’ crime spree in Gallup, New MexicoAPD said Michael Pacheco shot the victim because he believed he was havin

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  • Dog found with zip ties around mouth, neck in California wilderness

    09-07-2024 21:28 via krqe.com

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    LOS ANGELES (KTLA) - An investigation is underway after a dog was found in a remote area of Malibu Creek Canyon with zip ties over its muzzle and neck.The dog was discovered by a pair of rock climbers last Wednesday evening, according to the Los Angeles County Department of Animal Care and Control.One of the rock climbers that found the dog told Nexstar's KTLA in an email that they were able to gain the dog's trust long enough to remove the zip tie from its mouth. The dog warmed up to them after

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  • These are the best breweries of 2024, US Open Beer Championship rules

    09-07-2024 21:27 via krqe.com

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    (NEXSTAR) — There are nearly 10,000 craft breweries across the U.S., according to the Brewers Association, but which is the best?
    It's a spot in Ohio, the U.S. Open Beer Championship unveiled on Tuesday when it released its annual list of winners. For 2024, judges analyzed more than 9,000 beers across 170 different styles, submitted from breweries from Hawaii to Maine and all points in between.
    Gold, silver, and bronze medals are given to the three best brews in each category, which includ

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  • STD diagnoses jumped in recent years, especially among seniors

    09-07-2024 21:27 via krqe.com

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    (The Hill) - Diagnoses of sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) jumped up in recent years, especially among older Americans, according to new data.The data from FairHealth found a 4.8 percent increase in patients with STD diagnoses from 2020 to 2023. The 65 and older age group saw the highest increase in this period, with a 23.8 percent increase in STD diagnoses.Axios, which reported first on the new figures, noted the data is consistent with findings from the Centers for Disease Control and Prev

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  • 17-year-old arrested after migrants found in trunk of vehicle

    09-07-2024 21:22 via krqe.com

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    LAS CRUCES, N.M.(KRQE) –A 17-year-old has is in juvenile detention after law enforcement discovered three undocumented migrants in the trunk of the car he was driving. State Police pulled over the vehicle on I-25 near a border patrol checkpoint.A New Mexico State Police officer pulled over 17-year-old Leland Antonio Munoz Dominguez on June 26. Police say the teen was reported missing earlier this year.New Mexico wants federal government to pay for PFAS cleanup at air force bas

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  • Storms more likely ahead

    09-07-2024 20:25 via krqe.com

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    NEW MEXICO(KRQE) – Thunderstorms are just beginning to form around the burn-scar areas of Ruidoso and Santa Fe with a few more localized storms beginning to brew, indicating Monsoonal moisture in place.It was a quieter start as very clear skies are still gripping much of the region, unlike yesterday morning's severe thunderstorms in the eastern part of New Mexico. Low-level moisture is more widespread out west and into The Four Corners, but the moisture isn't as concentrated, especia

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  • Technical difficulties delay jury selection in Alec Baldwin trial

    09-07-2024 20:11 via krqe.com

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    SANTA FE, N.M.(KRQE) – Jury selection in the involuntary manslaughter case against actor Alec Baldwin has begun after being delayed due to technical difficulties involving audio Tuesday morning. Due to the delay, jury selection could possibly spill into Wednesday.Monday, proceedings took place to determine what can and cannot be used as evidence during the trial. Judge Mary Marlowe Sommer ruled that Baldwin's role as a producer on the film cannot be presented as evidence. The judge a

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  • Jury selection selected in Alec Baldwin trial after technical difficulties caused delay

    09-07-2024 20:11 via krqe.com

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    SANTA FE, N.M.(KRQE) – Jury selection in the involuntary manslaughter case against actor Alec Baldwin has begun after being delayed due to technical difficulties involving audio Tuesday morning. Due to the delay, jury selection could possibly spill into Wednesday.Monday, proceedings took place to determine what can and cannot be used as evidence during the trial. Judge Mary Marlowe Sommer ruled that Baldwin's role as a producer on the film cannot be presented as evidence. The judge a

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  • Jury selection begins after technical difficulties cause a delay in the trial against Alec Baldwin

    09-07-2024 20:11 via krqe.com

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    SANTA FE, N.M.(KRQE) – Jury selection in the involuntary manslaughter case against actor Alec Baldwin has begun after being delayed due to technical difficulties involving audio Tuesday morning. Due to the delay, jury selection could possibly spill into Wednesday.Baldwin pleaded not guilty to involuntary manslaughter. The actor was holding a gun that had a live round in when it went off killing cinematographer Halyna Hutchins on the set of the movie "Rust" in October 2021.
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  • Jury selected in Alec Baldwin trial after technical difficulties caused delay

    09-07-2024 20:11 via krqe.com

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    SANTA FE, N.M.(KRQE) – Jury selection in the involuntary manslaughter case against actor Alec Baldwin has concluded after being delayed due to technical difficulties Tuesday morning.
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