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New Mexico Residents Emerge From Snowy Standstill

The city of Albuquerque was back up and running Sunday after being inundated with record snowfall for the past few days.


A truck cruises down I-25 in New Mexico. (credit: Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Strange Looking Billboards Puzzling New Mexico Motorists

Motorists in southern New Mexico are stumbling upon a series of puzzling billboards along highways and fear they’re warnings in hieroglyphics.


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New Mexico House Passes Bill To Repeal Immigrant Driver’s Licenses

The New Mexico House of Representatives passed a bill Thursday that would end the state’s practice of giving driver’s licenses to people even if they can’t prove they are in the country legally.


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Officer Stumbles Upon $33,000 In Artwork At Old Meth Lab

An Albuquerque officer searching a former meth lab stumbled upon artwork by late-American Indian artist Al Momaday that was worth more than $30,000 and likely was stolen, police said.


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Zero Turnout In School Election; Officials Weigh Next Move

The rural southeastern New Mexico town of Hagerman held an uncontested election for three school board seats, but nobody voted. Now what?


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Police: Woman Dials Wrong Number, Offers Detective Drugs

Police say a woman selling drugs made a big mistake that landed her in jail — she mistakenly called an Albuquerque police detective.


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Police: Another Albuquerque Officer Involved In A Shooting

Authorities say a police officer fired his weapon during an incident Tuesday but declined to say if anyone was hit or injured.


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Woman Sues Over Use Of Her School Photo On Novelty Flask

A New Mexico woman is suing a novelty products maker over a flask that includes her likeness and the phrase, “I’m going to be the most popular girl in rehab.”


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Weather Prompts Rescheduling Of New Year’s Event

It was bad enough that weather wasn’t cooperating with plans to hold a New Year’s Eve dancer in Carlsbad, but then the truck carrying the alcohol crashed.


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New Mexico Teacher Quits After Student Writes About Jesus, Pot

A New Mexico high school teacher has left her job after a student rewrote the biblical story about Jesus handing out bread and fish to the poor into a narrative about Jesus handing out marijuana to the sick.