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 →

The Las Cruces City Council has approved design and build contracts for four General Obligation Bond projects. The council voted to award three of the four contracts to Highland Enterprises. The project includes walking, jogging, biking and recreational trail projects, and improvements to be made at Maag Park, Harty BallfieldRead More →

A special audit unveiled by State Auditor Brian Colón showed millions of dollars of taxpayer money was spent in Susana Martinez administration to pay at least a dozen legal settlements without much investigation or documentation to justify them. Many of those settlements were secret until this year. Of 18 settlementsRead More →

  44 year old Jessica Biszick-Lee, is going to testify against her husband in a child abuse case. The LC Sun News is reporting 44, were dismissed last month, against her so she can testify against her co-defendant, Bruce Lee, her husband. Bruce Lee is facing three counts of rapeRead More →