Board to announce new details in WIPP investigation

DOE releases scathing report on WIPP leak

CARLSBAD, N.M. (KRQE) – Radiation from nuclear waste leak at WIPP near Carlsbad should have never reached the surface.

That’s according to federal inve…


Thursday Morning Forecast

Today will be mostly cloudy with a high near 72. Tonight you can expect partly cloudy skies with a low around 49.…


Video: Morning News April 24, 2014

You may soon be able to watch your favorite shows online without those annoying digital hiccups. The FCC is looking at a new set of rules that would prevent internet prov…

easter bandit

Easter burglar steals from popular NM spot

ESPAÑOLA, N.M. (KRQE) – She took her time burglarizing a very popular restaurant on Easter Sunday, then put her face right in plain view of the camera, as she atte…

Captain Fantastic to shoot in NM

Captain Fantastic to shoot in NM

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – A new movie called Captain Fantastic is set to shoot in New Mexico.

But it’s not one of those superhero movies.

It will star Viggo Mort…

Water Authority votes against adding fluoride

Water Authority votes against adding fluoride

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – The city-county Water Authority Board voted Wednesday against adding fluoride to our water for now.

But the board pledged to consider it a…

Overnight Tramway closures scheduled

Overnight Tramway closures scheduled

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – Tramway is closed Wednesday night in both directions between Candelaria and Menaul.

Construction is shutting down the area Wednesday an…

First look inside WIPP radiation cleanup

Poor management, safety to blame for WIPP leak

CARLSBAD, N.M. (KRQE) – Poor management, an eroding safety culture, ineffective maintenance and a lack of oversight are being blamed for a radiation leak at WI…

Martinez striking early in TV ad battle

Martinez strikes early in TV ad battle

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – Two weeks after her first campaign spot on TV, Governor Susana Martinez’s campaign is already up with a second television ad.


Volcano Vista star guard Hannah Fenske signs with Navy

Volcano Vista star guard signs with Navy

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – Volcano Vista HS star guard Hannah Fenske signed her national letter of intent to play for the U.S. Navy.

Fenske averaged 17.3ppg, 6.3apg, …