- Jewelry worth $1M taken from Santa Fe store during ceremony Updated: Dec-01-15 4:47 pm
SANTA FE, New Mexico - More than $1 million in jewelry was stolen from a store on a historic plaza in Santa Fe as crowds gathered for a holiday tree-lighting festival outside, police said Tuesday.
- Group says only half of female inmates paroled on time Updated: Dec-01-15 11:54 am
SANTA FE, New Mexico - An advocacy group is calling for lawmakers to reevaluate parole policies, saying only half of female inmates in New Mexico are paroled on time.
- New Mexico lawmakers discuss campaign finance reform Updated: Nov-30-15 6:54 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - The amount of money being spent on New Mexico politics by nonprofits and other independent groups is growing, but top elections officials told lawmakers Monday their hands are tied when it comes to ensuring transparency given that the state's campaign finance reporting laws are outdated.
- Former Espanola councilor gets probation in pistol-whipping Updated: Nov-29-15 2:57 pm
ESPANOLA, New Mexico - A former northern New Mexico city councilor charged with pistol-whipping a man and shooting at his vehicle made a plea agreement that spares him jail time, defense attorneys said.
- New Mexico exchange to open new center in Santa Fe Updated: Nov-29-15 5:00 am
SANTA FE, New Mexico - The state health insurance exchange is opening a new health center in Santa Fe in an effort to reach more people.
- Functional end to veteran homelessness to grow in New Mexico Updated: Nov-28-15 4:02 pm
LAS CRUCES, New Mexico - Las Cruces is among 13 cities in the country to functionally end veteran homelessness, and advocates say Albuquerque and Santa Fe aren't far behind.
- Ski Santa Fe opens to crowds, bus to slopes mostly empty Updated: Nov-27-15 12:16 pm
SANTA FE, New Mexico - Ski Santa Fe opened to crowds of skiers but the new bus route from downtown Santa Fe to the ski basin remained mostly empty.
- Santa Fe woman claims she stabbed man in self-defense Updated: Nov-22-15 3:16 pm
SANTA FE, New Mexico - Police in Santa Fe are investigating a woman's allegation that she stabbed a man because he tried to sexually assault her.
- Legal experts urge caution as tribes enter pot business Updated: Nov-18-15 10:48 pm
SANTA FE, New Mexico - Tribes across the U.S. are finding marijuana is risky business nearly a year after a Justice Department policy indicated they could grow and sell pot under the same guidelines as states.
- Legal experts urge caution as tribes enter pot business Updated: Nov-18-15 6:33 pm
SANTA FE, New Mexico - Tribes across the U.S. are finding marijuana is risky business nearly a year after a Justice Department policy indicated they could grow and sell pot under the same federal guidelines outlined for states.
- Settlement clears way to complete temple in Arroyo Hondo Updated: Nov-18-15 4:10 pm
SANTA FE, New Mexico - The Santa Fe County Commission has approved a settlement that clears the way for a sect to complete a temple southeast of the city.
- Storm moves on but New Mexico still has wintry weather Updated: Nov-17-15 9:33 am
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - A storm system is moving eastward but a blizzard warning remains in effect for much of far northeastern New Mexico while other parts of the state cope with conditions that closed schools in some areas.
- Santa Fe mayor pushes for city film commission Updated: Nov-15-15 2:19 pm
SANTA FE, New Mexico - Santa Fe would be able to lure big-budget productions and nurture independent filmmakers if the city had $50,000 to establish a film commission, according to the mayor.
- Nun who stood up to Billy the Kid moves toward sainthood Updated: Nov-13-15 5:14 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - An Italian-born nun who challenged Billy the Kid, calmed angry mobs and helped open hospitals and schools in New Mexico territory took a step Friday toward possible sainthood with documents about her purported good deeds being sent to Rome.
- Santa Fe Archbishop: 'Spotlight' to bring up 'horrific' past Updated: Nov-12-15 5:53 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - The upcoming release of a movie detailing the Boston Globe's 2002 investigation into the church's cover-up of clergy abuse may bring up "horrific memories" for New Mexico victims of sex abuse, Santa Fe Archbishop John Wester said.
- 2nd heavy transformer being moved on New Mexico highways Updated: Nov-12-15 12:33 pm
SANTA FE, New Mexico - Travelers are being warned to expect delays on several northwestern New Mexico highways as trucks continue hauling extremely heavy loads of electrical transformers headed for Utah.
- Rural marijuana patients file lawsuit calling system biased Updated: Nov-10-15 9:27 am
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - Medical marijuana patients in rural New Mexico have filed a lawsuit claiming the state's system is biased toward patients who live in big cities.
- Spaceport master plan calls for new hangar, lease space Updated: Nov-06-15 7:10 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - It could be late 2017 before Virgin Galactic begins launching commercial space flights from the New Mexico desert, but state spaceport officials say they have a new master plan aimed at attracting tenants and boosting revenue.
- Worms, recycling are 'wave of the future' in Eldorado Updated: Nov-05-15 6:44 am
SANTA FE, New Mexico - Worm castings - worm poop, actually - are known in some gardening circles as the original Miracle Grow. Many enthusiasts in Eldorado swear the red wigglers can turn your barren backyard into a green paradise.
- AP names new Santa Fe, New Mexico, correspondent Updated: Nov-02-15 6:35 pm
SANTA FE, New Mexico - The Associated Press has named San Diego Union-Tribune reporter Morgan Lee as its new correspondent in Santa Fe, covering the Legislature, politics and government for New Mexico.
- Man dies after being struck by Rail Runner train in Santa Fe Updated: Nov-01-15 4:23 pm
SANTA FE, New Mexico - New Mexico transit officials say a man died after he deliberately stood in front of a Rail Runner train in Santa Fe.