$10 not in lawmaker’s minimum wage bill

Proposal would increase NM minimum pay annually Sen. Richard Martinez, D-Española, has fired the first shots in New Mexico’s 2014 minimum wa…

Halfway house embezzler heads to prison

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – The former executive of an Albuquerque halfway house who embezzled more than $200,000 has been sentenced to two years i…

Names released of airmen killed in crash

HOLLOMAN AIR FORCE BASE, N.M. (KRQE) – The identities of three Holloman Air Force Base airmen killed in a rollover accident have been releas…

Councilors vote down Belen crematory

BELEN, N.M. (KRQE) – It looks like a proposed crematorium in the center of a New Mexico town isn’t going to happen. For the second time in l…

SWAT team catches burglar using K-9

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – According to APD, SWAT officers were searching for a burglary suspect near the intersection of 94th Street and Volcano …

Testimony begins in Ronald Santiago trial

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – Testimony started Thursday morning in the trial of Ronald Santiago, the former Countrywide Mortgage loan processor accu…

John’s Thursday Afternoon Forecast

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – Watch the latest Albuquerque, New Mexico and the Regional Southwest weather video forecast and weather report from the …

Police investigate fatal shooting

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – A shooting investigation in northwest Albuquerque has now turned into a death investigation. Sheriff’s deputies say the…

NM confirms 3 more flu deaths

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – Three more people have died from the flu in New Mexico. The Department of Health says two of them were in Bernalillo Co…