UNM investigates possible hate crime

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – It doesn’t get much worse. A UNM student came back to her dorm room to find the most offensive word you can imagine scr…

ABQ mayor talks Sandia Labs in Washington

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – Albuquerque Mayor Richard Berry is in Washington meeting with high-level officials of the Obama Administration. His off…

Pay increase passed for firefighters

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – The Albuquerque City Council has unanimously passed a pay increase for city firefighters. The 2.5 percent salary increa…

Panel wants state to fund Spaceport

SANTA FE (KRQE) – A Senate panel announced Monday it’s backing a bill that would keep Spaceport America from using local taxes to fund opera…

NM girl sings in Super Bowl ad

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – Two of the biggest ads featured in Sunday’s Super Bowl have quite the New Mexico connection, including one that’s stirr…

Chris’ Monday Evening Forecast

Snow is falling in parts of the northern mountains, western New Mexico and in the Sacramentos tonight. Moisture continues to be pumped into …

Roswell cop saves woman from fire

ROSWELL, N.M. (KRQE) – A Roswell police officer is being hailed a hero for saving a woman from her burning home. Just after midnight Saturda…

NM film to star ‘Mad Men’ actress

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – Another movie will soon be filmed in New Mexico and it will star January Jones of “Mad Men” and actor Ethan Hawke. The …

Info released on ex-judge arrest

CHAPARRAL, N.M. (KRQE) – KRQE News 13 has learned Anthony Cobos, a former El Paso County judge, had been renting out his deceased stepmother…

Woman stabbed 20 times in ABQ apartment

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – Police say a woman was almost killed because she kept complaining about her loud neighbors. Police say the woman was st…

Texting, driving bill headed for full vote

SANTA FE (KRQE) – A statewide texting while driving ban cleared another hurdle Monday. The bill’s last Senate committee signed off on the pr…

Lawmaker wants treasurer requirements

SANTA FE (KRQE) – Right now, in order to manage an entire county’s finances, there are two simple requirements. Number one: be 18 years old.…

ABQ firefighters may get 2.5% pay bump

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – The Albuquerque City Council is expected to vote on a bump in pay for firefighters which would be the first for the dep…

Lobos, Aggies face off in blood drive

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – The UNM Lobos are facing off with the New Mexico State Aggies, but not on the field or even on the court. This time, it…