- New Mexico senator defends wilderness designation Updated: Apr-28-16 2:09 pm
SANTA FE, New Mexico - Democratic U.S. Sen. Martin Heinrich on Thursday defended a proposal to create two federal wilderness areas in northern New Mexico in response to criticism that the legislation could limit state revenues from timber and mining operations.
- US to purchase archaeological site in northern New Mexico Updated: Apr-15-16 12:21 pm
SANTA FE, New Mexico - Members of the state's congressional delegation say the federal government will use conservation money to acquire a 365-acre archaeological site south of Santa Fe in Santa Fe County in northern New Mexico.
- Senators call for action to increase security along border Updated: Apr-14-16 2:15 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - New Mexico's U.S. senators are calling for more personnel and equipment to help the Border Patrol secure the U.S.-Mexico border along the state's southwestern corner.
- Sen. Warren: IRS should develop free online tax prep service Updated: Apr-13-16 7:01 am
BOSTON - Sen. Elizabeth Warren is filing legislation that would require the IRS to develop a free, online tax preparation service taxpayers could use to file returns directly with the federal government.
- US to provide $1.5M to replace flood-damaged Ruidoso bridge Updated: Apr-11-16 1:42 pm
RUIDOSO, New Mexico - The federal government is providing $1.5 million to Ruidoso to replace a bridge severely damaged by flooding back in 2008.
- New Mexico AG clears last 2 mental health providers of fraud Updated: Apr-05-16 9:51 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - The last two mental health providers under investigation for possible Medicaid fraud have been cleared by New Mexico's top prosecutor.