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Fireworks, fires, smoking banned in NM

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – The drought situation in New Mexico is so dangerous right now that thousands of square miles of land are now off-limits…

Ticking clock causes school evacuation

FARMINGTON, N.M. (KRQE) – An elementary school in Farmington was evacuated Wednesday morning because of a suspicious device. Just before 8:3…

CNM students talk trash

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – Students at Central New Mexico Community College spent the day getting their hands dirty and talking trash Wednesday al…

Drug investigation leads to 28 arrests

SAN JUAN COUNTY, N.M. (KRQE) – Twenty-nine people have been charged for drug trafficking charges – 28 from San Juan County, and one from Mes…

John’s Wednesday Afternoon Forecast

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – Colder air has settled into the east, while the rest of the state will cool a few degrees today. Then a storm moves in …

Santa Fe County OKs minimum wage increase

SANTA FE (KRQE) – Santa Fe County now has one of the highest minimum wages in the nation. Last night County Commissioners unanimously approv…

APD swears in new police chief

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – The former secretary of public safety is now officially Albuquerque’s police chief Gorden Eden was sworn in Wednesday m…

BCSO receives life saving equipment

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – The Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Office is receiving some much needed life saving equipment today, 30 active shooter arm…

Man breaks into home, sets it on fire

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – It was bad enough someone broke into his home, but then a victim said the suspect lit his home on fire Wednesday …

KRQE News 13 Breaking News, Albuquerque NM

Near head-on collision closes Coors

A near head-on collision prompted the shutdown of southbound Coors at Tower early Wednesday morning. According to the Bernalillo County Sher…

Shelter-in-place lifted at Tony Hillerman

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – School officials have lifted the shelter-in-place at Tony Hillerman Middle School. Police were investigating the school…

Kristen’s Wednesday Morning Forecast

Good Morning! Expect mostly sunny skies today with a high near 67, light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Tonig…