Department of Health break rooms.

Health department says ‘give me a break’

Larry Barker Investigation

SANTA FE (KRQE) –  The Department of Health is a state agency with a whopping budget. But one, $600,000 expenditure, is raising hackles over…

Dogs, cats and the case of the vanishing cash

Dogs, cats and the case of the vanishing cash

Larry Barker Investigation

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – A ton of public money vanished. It wasn’t misplaced or stolen, it was simply squandered. State legislators would like N…

Santa Fe's Dirty Deed

Santa Fe’s Dirty Deed: City dumps recycling

Larry Barker Investigation

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – “Yes we did make a mistake,” Lawrence Garcia, the city of Santa Fe’s environmental services director said. He was stati…

APS Storage Rendering

News 13 investigation uncovers $1.6M APS blunder

Larry Barker Investigation

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – An Albuquerque Public Schools board member says the evidence is in, and it’s clear: $1.6 million was wasted by APS. Her…

Public employee caught loafing on the job

Public employee caught loafing on the job

Larry Barker Investigation

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – Deputy County Manager Jarvis Middleton says he was “shocked and appalled.” “I was basically amazed at the audacity of t…