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…

The Gypsy Paver Hidden Camera Investigation

The Gypsy Paver

Larry Barker Investigation

Jerry Thorndyke wants you to think he’s a businessman. He’s got a fleet of trucks, a hot-mix spreader, a steel-drum roller and a handful of …

Public employees take taxpayers for a ride

Public employees take taxpayers for a ride

Larry Barker Investigation

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – When Lacresia Rivera needed to run to the store, she did it in style. Rivera had a whole parking lot to choose from. Ty…

The Gang of Thieves The inside story

The Gang of Thieves: The inside story

Larry Barker Investigation

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – From the outside, it looked like any number of other run-down auto-repair shops along Albuquerque’s East Central Avenue…


Hollywood blunders in N.M. production

Larry Barker Investigates CHILILI, N.M. (KRQE) – The secluded landscape of juniper and piñon near Chilili is at the heart of an astonishing …


Inside the case of the call-girl website

Larry Barker Investigates ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – Dr. Chris Garcia is among New Mexico’s most respected educators in a career spanning 40 years…


Counterfeits peddled as real Indian art

Larry Barker Investigates SANTA FE (KRQE) – They are fakes and frauds, counterfeits designed to deceive. But, it’s not just deception. It’s …


Killer walks halls as execution stalled

Larry Barker Investigators SAN JUAN COUNTY, N.M. (KRQE) – Meet 23-year-old Bobby Fry. As seen in this 1996 home video, he appears to be a lo…


State on hook for insurance-deal payouts

Larry Barker Investigates SANTA FE (KRQE) – State employee Martin Hoefler could not have foreseen the unbelievable cold-hearted tragedy that…


Tax rolls riddled with bogus farms

Larry Barker Investigates ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – A palatial estate complete with a luxury home and manicured gardens and grounds in Los Rancho…