Tags » New Mexico

Stubborn smell causing headaches at old courthouse

LAS VEGAS, N.M. (KRQE) – A mysterious odor at an old county courthouse is causing headaches. The 80-year-old building, now occupied by the San Miguel County Assessor and others, has officials scrambling for answers in what they are calling a serious health problem. 315 more words


NM boy wins national Spam contest

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – A New Mexico elementary school kid has won the grand prize in a national Spam recipe contest. Wyatt Braithwaite Bullion of Bosque Farms won $2,000 for his “When Pigs Fly Spam Bites” recipe. 34 more words


NM PARCC protesting continues

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – There were more protests of the controversial PARCC test Wednesday. Witnesses said that protests at Harrison Middle School sparked fights. When KRQE News 13 cameras showed up the kids got unruly and the school asked KRQE News 13 camera crews to leave. 54 more words


New Mexico Couple Gets Engaged, Then Stranded On Mountaintop

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (CBS Las Vegas/AP) — An ecstatic New Mexico couple who got engaged on top of Sandia Peak had to curtail their celebrations after getting stuck for hours because of high winds. 219 more words


Around $1M in pot seized in southwestern NM

LORDSBURG, N.M. (AP) – Federal officials say Border Patrol agents recently seized more than $1 million worth of marijuana in southwestern New Mexico.

KVIA-TV in El Paso reports… 75 more words


Chaparral man allegedly used teen's breath sample for car

LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) – A Chaparral man is accused of having a 15-year-old provide the breath sample for his vehicle’s interlock device.

Dona Ana County Sheriff’s officials say 33-year-old Charles Chacon also allegedly allowed the juvenile to drive the vehicle. 95 more words