WIPP lab

WIPP air filters explained

CARLSBAD, N.M. (KRQE) – We’ve heard several times that the air filters outside WIPP indicate there’s no immediate danger to the public. But …

30-year-old sworn in as Belen mayor

30-year-old sworn in as Belen mayor

BELEN, N.M. (KRQE) – A new mayor is at the helm in Belen and at just 30 years old, Jerah Cordova is the youngest mayor the city has ever had…

LANL looks for new options for its waste

LANL looks for new options for its waste

LOS ALAMOS, N.M. (KRQE) – Los Alamos National Lab is now looking at other ways to get toxic waste off its campus. LANL’s nearly 4,000 barrel…

Carlsbad welcomes two new residents

Carlsbad welcomes two new residents

CARLSBAD, N.M. (KRQE) – Carlsbad has two new residents, two baby mountain lions. A 5-month-old female and a 7-month-old male are now residen…

3 animals die in duplex fire

3 animals die in duplex fire

CANON AIR FORCE BASE, N.M. (KRQE) – No humans were hurt, but officials confirm three animals died in a recent fire on Canon Air Force Base. …

Man drags police officer, disappears

Man drags police officer, disappears

ROSWELL, N.M. (KRQE) – A Roswell police officer was dragged Monday night by a vehicle driven by a fleeing suspect. Roswell police say this a…

ABQ Mayor names new fire chief

ABQ Mayor names new fire chief

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – Albuquerque has a new fire chief. David Downey has been with Albuquerque Fire Department for two decades and has spent …

Stephanie Garbalena-Soto

Police search for missing girl

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – Police are looking for a missing 12-year-old girl who was last seen at her home in the North Valley on March. 7, 2014. …