Valle de Oro opening

1st urban wildlife refuge opens in NM

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – New Mexico is now home to the southwest’s first urban national wildlife refuge. Friday, Interior Secretary Sally Jewell…

Forecast

John’s Friday Evening Forecast

For most, the dry spell will continue through the weekend. However, a few afternoon storms will still fire for parts of the state Saturday a…

Bluewater

Bluewater drowning victim identified

THOREAU, N.M. (AP) – Authorities say an Albuquerque man drowned while trying to swim after a floating device at Bluewater Lake. The New Mexi…

Barelas pedestrian bridge

Barelas bridge to be completed Saturday

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – An Albuquerque neighborhood is finally getting a much needed pathway to Tingley and the Bosque. The Barelas Pedestrian …

student

NM updates teacher evaluation ratings

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) – The Public Education Department says a slightly smaller share of New Mexico teachers were rated as effective or better…

NM drought maps

Monsoon helps ease NM drought

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – New Mexico has been getting so much rain so fast, the state’s drought map continues to look dramatically different. In …