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 2021-02-26 05:12 

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Saggios manager on leave after report of insensitive comments...

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) The popular Albuquerque pizza restaurant, Saggios, is apologizing following comments a customer claims a manager made. The restaurant posted on Facebook Thursday, saying while a manager was interviewing an employee, insensitive an...

 2021-02-26 05:10 

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New Mexico ready to distribute Johnson & Johnson vaccine...

NEW MEXICO (KRQE) If approved by the FDA, the Johnson & Johnson vaccine could help rural communities in New Mexico. The FDA could soon give emergency use authorization for the vaccine. They are expecting four million doses ready to shop across the nation....

 2021-02-26 05:08 

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LIVE: New Mexico homeowners told they can't connect solar systems...

NEW MEXICO (KRQE) New Mexico has been called a 'national leader in clean energy,' with legislation putting the state on a path to renewable energy. However, some homeowners who want to install solar are being told they can't. "It seems lik...

 2021-02-26 05:05 

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Los Alamos National Lab reports record spending with small businesses...

LOS ALAMOS, N.M. (KRQE) Los Alamos National Lab is having a record spending year with New Mexico small businesses and they say it's having a great impact on the state's economy — even leading to an expansion. Small businesses in the state ar...

 2021-02-26 04:46 

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House leader seeks anti-discrimination rules for Legislature...

SANTA FE, N.M. (KRQE) Democratic House Speaker Brian Egolf says he wants to add new provisions to legislative ethics rules that prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, religion, national origin, gender, and sexual identity. Egolf, who is confronting...

 2021-02-26 04:39 

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LCPS superintendent dies in fatal pedestrian car accident...

LAS CRUCES, N.M. (KRQE) Las Cruces police are investigating a vehicle crash that killed a pedestrian Thursday evening. Sources and the Las Cruces Sun News have confirmed that the pedestrian killed was Las Cruces Public School Superintendent and former New...

 2021-02-26 03:57 

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Cemetery worker buried alive, dies after grave collapses...

An employee at a New York cemetery died Thursday morning after a grave collapsed on him, authorities said. | Local News from KRQE News 13 in Albuquerque, New Mexico...

 2021-02-26 03:45 

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NM school district protects students, staff from COVID-19 with robots...

PLEASANTON, Calif., (PRNewswire) SNAP Solutions Inc. announces an agreement with Gallup-McKinley School District in New Mexico for the installation of thirty-seven UVD Robots amongst the district's thirty-four schools and district offices. The robots,...

 2021-02-26 03:30 

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Rio Rancho Rams Baseball has a state title on their mind...

RIO RANCHO, N.M. (KRQE) The Rio Rancho Baseball team found out last week that their district will be able to play sports this school year, after adopting a hybrid learning model. Student-athletes were excited to hear the news. "I was happy to finally ...

 2021-02-26 03:15 

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Video shows burglars tunneling into Oregon stores to steal $10K in equipment...

Two men who were seen on surveillance cameras crawling into a Portland, Oregon business through a drywall tunnel spent as long as 12 hours inside, eventually stealing valuable equipment and personal information. | Local News from KRQE News 13 in Albuquerq...

 2021-02-26 03:15 

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Call center launched to help Texans with winter storm damage survey...

Gov. Greg Abbott along with the Texas Division of Emergency Management and the Texas Military Department launched a call center to help Texans who have little to no internet access with completing the state...

 2021-02-26 03:09 

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NMPED: COVID-19 positivity rate down, testing up...

NEW MEXICO (KRQE) The New Mexico Public Education Department says there is very little evidence of COVID-19 spread in schools. NMPED says only nine school facilities were on the COVID-19 Watchlist Wednesday and Tuesday. Schools are placed on the Watchlist...

 2021-02-26 03:05 

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PED Secretary requests modification to spring assessment...

SANTA FE, N.M. (KRQE) Spring assessments will not be canceled according to the Secretary of the New Mexico Public Education Department Ryan Stewart in a statement Thursday. According to a press release, Stewart is requesting the requirement that 95% of Ne...

 2021-02-26 02:53 

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New Mexico to boost vaccines for seniors, vulnerable groups...

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico health officials said Thursday they have a plan to boost COVID-19 vaccinations among older people and other vulnerable populations. Health Secretary Dr. Tracie Collins said during an online briefing that the plan ...

 2021-02-26 02:37 

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Sports Desk: APS athletes remain on outside looking in...

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) The New Mexico Activities Association released high school football schedules Wednesday. While it was welcome news to many, APS student-athletes remain on the outside looking in. The APS school board chose not to participate in a ...

 2021-02-26 02:34 

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ABQ BioPark named one of best botanical gardens in US...

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) The Travel Channel has named the ABQ BioPark Botanic Gardens as one of the 12 best botanical gardens in the United States. The garden's 36 acres and paths were complimented as well as the Japanese and children's garden wit...

 2021-02-26 02:32 

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New Mexico attorney general eyes utility costs during freeze...

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The New Mexico attorney general's office has opened an inquiry into utility costs during a recent winter blast that plunged New Mexico and other states into a deep freeze and upended the natural gas market. Attorney Gene...

 2021-02-26 02:18 

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Twitter announces 'Super Follows,' and not everyone is happy about it...

Twitter outlined the Silicon Valley giant...

 2021-02-26 02:14 

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Governor Laura Kelly signs economic recovery bill...

TOPEKA, Kan. (KSNT) Kansas Governor Laura Kelly signed a new bill to help with economic recovery in Kansas Thursday morning. The bill, Senate Bill 15, allows banks to offer low-interest loans to people struggling to recover from the pandemic. During a pre...

 2021-02-26 02:03 

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Border Patrol vehicle involved in crash near Sunland Park...

NEW MEXICO (KRQE) Border Patrol officers were involved in a rollover crash in Sunland Park. It happened just before 8 a.m. Thursday on Paisano Drive. It's unclear what caused the crash but dispatchers tell our affiliate, KFOX14 in El Paso, that no one...

 2021-02-26 01:58 

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Kansas labor officials speak out after state audit predicts $600M in unemployment fraud...

TOPEKA, Kan. (KSNT) — The Kansas Department of Labor is on the defense about how much money was paid out in fraudulent unemployment claims. A top leader at the department spoke with Kansas' Capitol Bureau on Thursday. The state's labor depar...

 2021-02-26 01:57 

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City works to address illegal dumping...

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) The city and county are working together to better tackle the problem of illegal dumping. Each year they clean up more than 1,200 tons of illegally dumped trash but they say it's gotten worse during the pandemic. Anything from...

 2021-02-26 01:54 

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Heinz website now takes 57 minutes to load but there's a reward for your patience...

Heinz, which is known for the slow-pouring nature of its ketchup, now has a website to match the new load time is 57 minutes. | Local News from KRQE News 13 in Albuquerque, New Mexico...

 2021-02-26 01:50 

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Concierge health service loses vaccines after reportedly vaccinating ineligible people...

Concierge health care provider One Medical is being penalized by California and Washington state for reportedly vaccinating ineligible people, including those with connections to company leaders. | Local News from KRQE News 13 in Albuquerque, New Mexico...

 2021-02-26 01:48 

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'One of the best dummies we have ever seen': Solo driver busted for carpool 'passenger'...

A solo driver...

 2021-02-26 01:44 

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Fauci: Whatever vaccine is available, take it...

"The longer one waits not getting vaccinated, the better chance the virus has to get a variant or a mutation." | Local News from KRQE News 13 in Albuquerque, New Mexico...

 2021-02-26 01:32 

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Legislation proposes parole eligibility for juveniles serving life sentences...

SANTA FE, N.M. (KRQE) A couple of Democratic state lawmakers are looking to get kids who are serving life sentences eligible for parole after 15 years. However, the proposal is facing pushback. Proponents said people who've committed crimes when they ...

 2021-02-26 01:29 

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COVID-19 relief package hangs in the balance as lawmakers stay along party lines...

WASHINGTON (NEXSTAR) — The clock is ticking for Congress as the next COVID-19 relief package hangs in the balance. "I hope Congress passes the American rescue plan, which I've been pushing," President Joe Biden said. The president remain...

 2021-02-26 01:17 

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COVID-19 bill can't include $15 minimum wage hike, Senate referee says...

The Democratic-controlled Senate cannot include President Joe Biden...

 2021-02-26 01:14 

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Family of Santa Fe County inmate files wrongful death lawsuit...

SANTA FE, N.M. (KRQE) The family of a woman who died at the Santa Fe County jail is now suing. Carmela DeVargas was in custody for a probation violation in November 2019 when she died from meningitis. Her family has now filed a wrongful death lawsuit sayi...

 2021-02-26 01:07 

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New Balloon Museum exhibit features women in ballooning...

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) A new exhibit at Albuquerque's Balloon Museum is exploring the history of women in ballooning. The exhibition is called 'In their Words: Stores from Women on the Ground and in the Air.' Curators conducted interviews wi...

 2021-02-26 00:58 

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3 arrested following shootout with Portales police...

PORTALES, N.M. (KRQE) A 21-year-old and two teens have been arrested after a shootout with Portales police. Officers from the Portales Police Department were investigating an earlier shooting and approach the suspects who quickly retreated into a house. P...

 2021-02-26 00:52 

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Bernalillo County working to address community center food waste...

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) Bernalillo County is working to stop food waste at its community centers when there's an excess of meals meant for local kids. A picture sent to KRQE News 13 shows a dumpster outside Los Vecinos Community Center in Tijeras was...

 2021-02-26 00:39 

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New Mexico's revised framework giving couples hope for weddings...

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) The state's new framework has given New Mexico brides and grooms renewed hope for when they might be able to have the wedding of their dreams. Albuquerque resident Madison Murphy was able to pull off a picture-perfect wedding ...

 2021-02-26 00:17 

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Where New Mexico stands in reaching 'herd immunity'...

NEW MEXICO (KRQE) With vaccine distributions well underway and more in the pipeline, people are wondering when it's possible to reach 'herd immunity' in New Mexico, especially if kids can't be vaccinated yet. Nearly one year into the pande...

 2021-02-26 00:04 

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Spot rain showers expected throughout New Mexico...

NEW MEXICO (KRQE) A trough that brought cooler temps and limited snow to the state today will clear the state overnight. A dry westerly flow will take over leading to warming temps and sunny skies on Friday. Highs will top out in the 50's. Winds will ...

 2021-02-25 23:54 

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House could vote on Biden's $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief package, $1,400 checks Friday...

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says the House of Representatives will vote on President Joe Biden...

 2021-02-25 23:41 

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US carries out airstrike against Iranian-backed militia target in Syria...

The United States on Thursday carried out an airstrike in Syria against a structure belonging to what it said were Iran-backed militia, two officials told Reuters. | Local News from KRQE News 13 in Albuquerque, New Mexico...

 2021-02-25 23:34 

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Bill would prevent transgender females from competing in girls, women sports...

SANTA FE, N.M. (KRQE) Some New Mexico Republican lawmakers are pushing a bill to level the playing field for female athletes competing with transgender athletes born as males. One of the sponsors of the controversial bill says this legislation all comes d...

 2021-02-25 23:06 

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NMDOH announces COVID-19 vaccine equity plan...

SANTA FE, N.M. (KRQE) The state announced a new component to its vaccine registration to ensure more equitable distribution. The New Mexico Department of Health says they want to make sure vaccines are going to the "most exposed" and vulnerable Ne...

 2021-02-25 23:03 

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Congressional Democrats renew push for LGBTQ civil rights protections...

Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday passed a civil rights bill meant to protect members of the LGBTQ community. | Local News from KRQE News 13 in Albuquerque, New Mexico...

 2021-02-25 22:24 

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Min wage provision threatens success of COVID relief bill...

The U.S. House is poised to pass Democrats...

 2021-02-25 22:21 

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Police chief warns militia groups 'want to blow up' Capitol during State of the Union...

The acting U.S. Capitol Police chief took questions publicly for the first time Thursday since the deadly attack on the complex Jan. 6. | Local News from KRQE News 13 in Albuquerque, New Mexico...

 2021-02-25 22:16 

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Supreme Court upholds Clovis man's murder and rape convictions...

SANTA FE, N.M. (KRQE) The state Supreme Court upheld a Clovis man's convictions on Thursday for first-degree murder and raping the victim after she had died. In a precedent-setting decision, the court unanimously concluded that a victim does not need ...

 2021-02-25 22:10 

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Baarack from the brink: Wild sheep rescued in Australia shorn of 77 pounds of fleece...

A wild and ailing sheep found in a forest in Australia, named Baarack by rescuers, has yielded a fleece weighing more than 77 pounds - nearly half the weight of an adult kangaroo - after being shorn for the first time in many a year. | Local News from KRQ...

 2021-02-25 21:49 

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American Airlines jet has close encounter with unidentified flying object...

Pilots of an American Airlines jet flying over New Mexico say they saw something fly directly over them that they cannot explain. The extremely strange encounter happened over the northeast corner of New Mexico west of Clayton, New Mexico as the jet was c...

 2021-02-25 21:45 

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[ FOX New Mexico ]

Ex-US Olympics gymnastics coach with ties to Nassar dies by suicide following human trafficking, sexual assault charges...

2012 USA Olympic coach John Geddert is dead, officials reported Thursday afternoon. He was charged Thursday morning for human trafficking, criminal sexual assault, lying to a peace officer, and racketeering. | Local News from KRQE News 13 in Albuquerque, ...

 2021-02-25 21:43 

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Albuquerque IT business wins subcontract from Sandia National Labs...

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) An Albuquerque IT business has been awarded a subcontract of up to $700 million over a possible seven years from Sandia National Laboratories. Encantado Technical Solutions, LLC was awarded Sandia's largest subcontract to date...

 2021-02-25 21:39 

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High court sends Albuquerque property dispute back to trial court...

SANTA FE, N.M. (KRQE) On Thursday, the state Supreme Court decided that a district court in 2015 wrongly dismissed an inverse condemnation claim from a property owner seeking compensation from the city of Albuquerque for loss of rental income on land used...

 2021-02-25 21:01 

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Woman contracts COVID-19 in between vaccine doses...

Many have asked whether you can get COVID-19 in between vaccine doses. The answer is yes. | Local News from KRQE News 13 in Albuquerque, New Mexico...

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