Three students were arrested after a fight broke out at Rio Grande High School on Thursday. The fight and a report of a possible gun prompted a lockdown at the school and a heavy police presence for much of the morning and early afternoon. In an update to reporters laterRead More →

More than 10 years in prison. Or nothing at all. Those are two possible outcomes facing a Kirtland Air Force Base airman after he fatally struck a woman with his car in Southeast Albuquerque earlier this year. The Albq Journal is reporting Airman 1st Class Calvin Cooper is charged withRead More →

17,000 Las Cruces elementary and middle school students will receive breakfast and lunch meals for Thanksgiving break. Nearly $125,000 of state funding given to LCPS was used to provide students with nine days worth of perishable food as a part of the Governor of New Mexico’s Hunger Initiative. Elementary andRead More →

Federal land managers are teaming up with the state Game and Fish Department to conduct a series of prescribed fires across hundreds of acres in three New Mexico counties. The work is scheduled to begin next week and is aimed at clearing out brush to reduce the severity and riskRead More →

A woman suspected of hurling a rock that struck a neighbor’s head, causing serious injury, has been arrested and charged with a felony. 26 year old Jessica Lee Griewahn, has been charged with a third-degree felony count of aggravated battery with a deadly weapon. The victim, a woman, suffered aRead More →

Alamogordo Police Department placed two Chaparral Middle School students in custody for possession of unloaded handguns on school property. KVIA TV is reporting Wednesday at 11:20 in the morning, administrators at Chaparral Middle School, were alerted that two students, aged 13, were in possession of firearms. The two students allegedlyRead More →

Police arrested a Las Cruces man suspected of violently attacking and sexually assaulting a former girlfriend during a night-long incident in which he held the woman against her will. 22 year old Marcos Alvarado Jr., was charged with two first-degree felony counts of criminal sexual penetration, two counts of first-degreeRead More →

The future of Jeffrey Epstein’s Zorro Ranch in New Mexico is unknown, but currently the 1,200 acres belonging to the state are vacant, according to a representative with the New Mexico State Land Office. While most of the Zorro ranch is on private land, the 1,200 acres, consisting of twoRead More →

Albuquerque Police Department detectives have charged a woman in the fatal stabbing of her wife in their West Side home Friday morning. The Albq Journal is reporting Tammy Archibeque, who also goes by Tammy Mae Montoya Ramirez, was arrested on unrelated charges Saturday and booked into the county jail. SheRead More →

New Mexico’s top prosecutor wants to create a special investigative unit to guard against hate crimes and bolster cybersecurity in response to the August mass shooting at a Walmart in El Paso, Texas, and other emergent threats. Attorney General Hector Balderas on Tuesday asked the Legislature to provide funding forRead More →