ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – At high noon today, the New Mexico legislators convenes this year’s 30 day session at the roundhouse in Santa Fe. Lawmakers will pass a budget that includes an additional $250 million over last year. Lawmakers will also consider legalizing marijuana.
Don’t be deceived by the nice weather we’re enjoying; the flu season is in full swing. Doctors in Texas and Southern Colorado are seeing a huge increase in the number of patients with the flu, particularly younger patients. Health officials warn the flu will be around for at least another month or so, they’re encouraging people to still get a flu shot.