Man dies after grabbing electric wires

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – Police are investigating the death of a man who climbed to the top of an electrical pole, was electrocuted and died Thu…

School district struggles with budget

MORIARTY N.M. (KRQE) – A school district with money problems wanted to close two schools, but the state has said ‘no.’ Now the Moriarty-Edge…

Chihuahua returns home thanks to Facebook

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – A tiny Chihuahua has caused a big stir on social media. “Biggie” ran away from his Nob Hill home last week so his socia…

Audit: HSD mismanaged Medicaid money

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – A state audit says the Human Services Department mismanaged federal Medicaid money. It also says the HSD improperly han…

First responders get training in autism

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – First responders from across the state were in Albuquerque on Thursday to learn how to help children with autism and pe…

Arson house fire caused $60K in damage

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – New details have been released in the case of a suspect accused of setting a person’s home on fire. Albuquerque police …

Bird strike stops Sunport flight

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – A bird strike forced a Southwest Airlines plane leaving the Albuquerque Sunport to turn back. Flight 155 to Phoenix was…

Senate

Veteran Service Bill blocked in Senate

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – Senate Republicans have blocked a bill that would help the nation’s 22 million veterans. Republicans complained the bil…

Praxair to add 200 jobs to Kirtland area

SAN JUAN COUNTY, N.M. (KRQE) – More jobs are coming to the four corners area. Gov. Susana Martinez was in San Juan County on Thursday for th…