Website says zoo is lucky to have devils

Website: Local zoo lucky to have devils

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – If you didn’t already know, the Rio Grande Zoo is only one of two places in the U.S. people can see Tasmanian devils. T…

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Senate rejects casinos plan

SANTA FE (KRQE) – The Senate did not like the Navajo Nations plans to open up more casinos. The Senate overwhelmingly voted against the agre…

Carlsbad housing crunch hurts teachers

Carlsbad housing crunch hurts teachers

CARLSBAD, N.M. (KRQE) – A housing shortage in Carlsbad is being blamed for the increasing teacher turnover rate. Now lawmakers and realtors …

Social media fight leads to stabbing

Social media fight leads to stabbing

BAYARD, N.M. (KRQE) – An argument that started on social media resulted in one New Mexico teenager stabbing another. Bayard police say the t…

2 counties refuse to perform marriages

2 counties refuse to perform marriages

EDDY COUNTY, N.M. (KRQE) – Judges in two southeast New Mexico counties are saying “I don’t” to marrying couples despite the state’s Supreme …

Officials upset over airborne radiation

Officials upset over airborne radiation

CARLSBAD, N.M. (KQRE) – Part of the WIPP site in Carlsbad remained evacuated Thursday. Federal and state agencies are scrambling to deal wit…

ABQ Film Office nominated for award

ABQ Film Office nominated for award

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – The Albuquerque Film Office has been nominated for an international award. The Location Managers Guild of America nomin…

Woman fights insurance on mastectomy

Woman fights insurance on mastectomy

HATCH, N.M. (KRQE) – Finding a lump in your breast is one of the most frightening things that can happen to a woman. So imagine how much mor…

Reward offered in bank robbery case

$11K offered to find bank robber

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – A big reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest of a man who police say robbed a First Financial Cr…

6 fires put out in East Mountains

6 fires put out in East Mountains

CEDAR CREST, N.M. (KRQE) – Firefighters were quick to put out six small fires in the East Mountains on Wednesday, but now they’re looking fo…

Crews extinguish most of Crawford Fire

Crawford fire just about out

VALENCIA COUNTY, N.M. (KRQE) – The Crawford Fire, a destructive wildfire in Valencia County, is just about out. The fire broke out late Wedn…