2014 Best of Barker

Here is a look back at the top Larry Barker investigations of 2014. In the past year, 13 Investigates has exposed a gang at the BioPark, a $…

The Hitoshi Hoshi Collection

13 investigates: Guardians of the Tomb

Inside this Story: Interactive Map of the Hitoshi Hoshi Asian Art Collection

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – They are symbols of wealth and power; priceless treasures steeped in mystery created half a world away by faceless arti…

13 investigates ABQ’s $50M headache

13 investigates ABQ’s $50M headache

Inside this Story: Interactive ADA Sidewalk Map

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – There is something terribly wrong on the streets of Albuquerque. It is right out in the open and to the untrained eye n…

Pine Hill Dorm

The most dangerous school in America?

Inside this Story: Interactive Map, Tour Video, Udall & Senate Indian Affairs Committee

PINE HILL, N.M. (KRQE) – It is a remote public school literally in the middle of nowhere. Located on the Navajo Reservation, the Pine Hill S…

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: 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…

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

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…