• Fire crews on scene of wildfire south of Tijeras

    Fire crews on scene of wildfire south of Tijeras
    BERNALILLO COUNTY, N.M. (KRQE) - The Bernalillo County Fire Department is on the scene of a wildland fire Sunday near Raven Road and Mars Court just south of Tijeras. No evacuations have been announced at this time and no structures are threatened.
    Heavy smoke is visible in the area. The public is advised to seek an alternate route from the area. This is a developing story and News 13 will provide updates as they become available.
    Fire crews on scene of wildfire south of Tijeras
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  • Albuquerque extending access to free WiFi hotspots in the community

    Albuquerque extending access to free WiFi hotspots in the community
    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) - The city is partnering with Albuquerque Public Schools to continue offering free internet access to as many families as possible. The city has extended its public access to free WiFi hotspots in neighborhoods.School buses are also equipped with mobile WiFi units. Eighty of these WiFi buses will be spread out across the metro. A list of available hotspots is available on the KRQE resource site.New Mexico Coronavirus Resource GuideTracking Coronavirus in New MexicoTracki
  • One-on-one interview with Eric Trump

    One-on-one interview with Eric Trump
    POCONO MANOR (WBRE/WYOU) - The campaign trail continues to make its mark in our region. Eric Trump also held a campaign event in Monroe County the same time Democratic candidate Joe Biden was in our area.“If we win Pennsylvania, we win America," said Eric Trump.That’s how critical this battle ground state is and he wasted no time saying why he believes his dad should stay in office.There was an excited socially distanced crowd here at Kalahari Resort and Convention as Eric Trump held
  • Raiders activate 4 offensive lineman from COVID-19 list

    Raiders activate 4 offensive lineman from COVID-19 list
    The Las Vegas Raiders activated four starting offensive linemen from the COVID-19 list on Saturday after they all tested negative for the coronavirus.Kolton Miller, Denzelle Good, Rodney Hudson and Gabe Jackson were all placed on the list Thursday because they had “high risk” contact Monday with fellow starter Trent Brown before he tested positive for the virus.The four linemen all teste negative every day since their last contact with Brown and will be eligible to play Sunday's game
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  • NMED releases updated COVID-19 Watchlist

    NMED releases updated COVID-19 Watchlist
    NEW MEXICO (KRQE) - The New Mexico Environment Department updated its daily Rapid Response COVID-19 watchlist. This list includes places of employment in New Mexico that have had two or more rapid responses in the last 14 days. There are currently 78 establishments on the watchlist.Page 2 of2020-10-24 Watchlist releaseContributed to DocumentCloud by Scott Brown (KRQE News 13) • View document or read text Page 3 of2020-10-24 Watchlist releaseContributed to DocumentCloud by Scott Brown (KRQE
  • Pilipovich, former Air Force basketball coach, now at New Mexico

    Pilipovich, former Air Force basketball coach, now at New Mexico
    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) - The newest member of Paul Weir's basketball staff at New Mexico is a man Lobo fans have seen before. Former Air Force Falcons Coach Dave Pilipovich has been hired as the Lobos’ special assistant to the head coach.
    Weir released a statement through a press release expressing excitement about his new hire. "Dave can truly make us better from top to bottom," said Weir.
    Pilipovich comes to UNM with 30 years of coaching experience. "I am thrilled to be in Albuque
  • Pilipovich, former Air Force basketball coach, at New Mexico

    Pilipovich, former Air Force basketball coach, at New Mexico
    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) - The newest member of Paul Weir's basketball staff at New Mexico is a man Lobo fans have seen before. Former Air Force Falcons Coach Dave Pilipovich has been hired as the Lobos’ special assistant to the head coach.
    Weir released a statement through a press release expressing excitement about his new hire. "Dave can truly make us better from top to bottom," said Weir.
    Pilipovich comes to UNM with 30 years of coaching experience. "I am thrilled to be in Albuque
  • PHOTOS: The Great New Mexico Chile Taste-Off comes to Robinson Park

    PHOTOS: The Great New Mexico Chile Taste-Off comes to Robinson Park
    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) - Hundreds of green chile lovers came to the Downtown Growers' Market at Robinson Park on Saturday for the Great New Mexico Chile Taste-Off.
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  • BCSO release Body-Worn device update for week of Oct. 23

    BCSO release Body-Worn device update for week of Oct. 23
    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) - On Friday, Sheriff Manuel Gonzales announced the 12th Body-Worn Device Update from the Bernalillo County Sheriff's Office.Monday, Oct. 19, 2020 - Captain Kingsbury began developing an implementation plan for the cameras.Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2020 - Captain Kingsbury examined recent uniform changes and vendor options for mounting a body camera device. The county procurement office reviewed a vendor cost contract. Undersheriff Koren received a copy of a State of New Mexico p
  • Kirtland AFB asking public's input for restoration project

    Kirtland AFB asking public's input for restoration project
    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) - Kirtland Air Force Base is asking the public's assistance in creating a restoration advisory board (RAB). Officials say the board is intended to foster public participation by involving the community members in the Kirtland AFB restoration project. The air force base currently holds around five public meetings per year, including three for the Bulk Fuels Facility remediation project and two for other Kirtland environmental restoration sites.The board will include volun
  • Nashville mom, stepson charged in killing of 14-year-old boy with autism

    Nashville mom, stepson charged in killing of 14-year-old boy with autism
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — A man beat his teenage stepbrother to death at a Tennessee home, while the boy’s mother watched and did nothing to stop it, an arrest warrant alleges. Rebecca Greenwood, 52, and David Matheny, 33, were booked taken to jail Saturday morning on charges of criminal homicide. Police said Greenwood called 911 just before noon Friday to a report finding her 14-year-old son, Sayeed Nelson deceased at their Nashville home.Rebecca Greenwood & David Matheny (Court
  • Homicide investigation shuts down parts of SW 4th St.

    Homicide investigation shuts down parts of SW 4th St.
    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) - Albuquerque police are currently investigating a homicide in the southwest part of the city. A dead man was discovered Saturday morning in the area of 1309 4th Street.Traffic is currently shut down at 4th and Barelas, as well as at Cromwell and 4th. There is so far no information on a time of death or any suspects involved. This is a developing story and News 13 will provide updates as they become available.
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  • Homicide investigation shuts down 4th St. north of Broadway

    Homicide investigation shuts down 4th St. north of Broadway
    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) - Albuquerque police are currently investigating a homicide in the southwest part of the city. A dead man was discovered Saturday morning in the area of 1309 4th Street.Traffic is currently shut down at 4th between Barelas St. and Cromwell Ave. There is so far no information on a time of death or the identity of any suspects. This is a developing story and News 13 will provide updates as they become available.
    BCSO release Body-Worn device update for week of Oct. 23
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  • Every Kid Outdoors pass gets fourth graders into national parks for free

    Every Kid Outdoors pass gets fourth graders into national parks for free
    SANTA FE, N.M. (KRQE) - The New Mexico Forest Service announced on Friday the Santa Fe National Forest and Santa Fe Public Schools would once again collaborate to give every fourth-grader an "Every Kid Outdoors" pass. The passes allow students and their families free access to hundreds of national forests, parks, and waters during the 2020-2021 school year.Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the students will be receiving the passes through school distributions, hybrid learning, and direct mailings. O
  • UPDATE: Brittany Alert canceled; Rio Rancho boy located

    UPDATE: Brittany Alert canceled; Rio Rancho boy located
    RIO RANCHO, N.M. (KRQE) - Rio Rancho police have canceled a Brittany Alert they issued early Saturday morning. Angel Navarro has been found.The Rio Rancho Police Department issued a Brittany Alert on Saturday in an effort to locate 17-year-old Angel Navarro. Navarro was last seen on the evening of Oct. 23, walking away from his residence on Lisbon Avenue in Rio Rancho around 11:00 p.m.Navarro is Hispanic, five-foot five-inches tall, weighing 120 pounds, with short brown hair, and brown eyes. He
  • Brittany Alert issued for Rio Rancho boy

    Brittany Alert issued for Rio Rancho boy
    RIO RANCHO, N.M. (KRQE) - The Rio Rancho Police Department has issued a Brittany Alert in an effort to locate 17-year-old Angel Navarro. Navarro was last seen on the evening of Oct. 23, walking away from his residence on Lisbon Avenue in Rio Rancho around 11:00 p.m.Navarro is Hispanic, five-foot five-inches tall, weighing 120 pounds, with short brown hair, and brown eyes. He was last seen wearing a turquoise sweatshirt and blue jeans. Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Navarro are ask
  • Pres. Trump, Biden to hold campaign events in battleground states

    Pres. Trump, Biden to hold campaign events in battleground states
    (NewsNation Now) — President Donald Trump and Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden are scheduled to campaign in battleground states with less than 10 days until election day.
    President Trump is expected to make multiple campaign stops on Saturday, holding an event in North Carolina and rallies in Ohio and Wisconsin.
    Before his Saturday rallies, Trump, who spent the night at his Mar-a-Lago resort after campaigning Friday in Florida, voted in West Palm Beach.Biden is also scheduled
  • Pres. Trump, Biden hold campaign events in battleground states

    Pres. Trump, Biden hold campaign events in battleground states
    (NewsNation Now) — President Donald Trump and Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden are scheduled to campaign in battleground states with less than 10 days until election day.
    President Trump is expected to make multiple campaign stops on Saturday, holding an event in North Carolina and rallies in Ohio and Wisconsin.
    Before his Saturday rallies, Trump, who spent the night at his Mar-a-Lago resort after campaigning Friday in Florida, voted in West Palm Beach.Biden is also scheduled
  • Live: Pres. Trump, Biden to hold campaign events in battleground states

    Live: Pres. Trump, Biden to hold campaign events in battleground states
    (NewsNation Now) — President Donald Trump and Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden are scheduled to campaign in battleground states with less than 10 days until election day.
    President Trump is expected to make multiple campaign stops on Saturday, holding an event in North Carolina and rallies in Ohio and Wisconsin.
    Before his Saturday rallies, Trump, who spent the night at his Mar-a-Lago resort after campaigning Friday in Florida, voted in West Palm Beach.Biden is also scheduled
  • Owner of Marble Brewery on leave after domestic violence arrest

    Owner of Marble Brewery on leave after domestic violence arrest
    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – The owner of Marble Brewery is on administrative leave following his arrest for domestic violence. Ted Rice was arrested Saturday and charged with aggravated battery against a household member. Friday, Marble Brewery released a statement saying they are taking the allegations extremely seriously and any allegation of physical assault by or against an employee is a serious violation of Marble's policy.pic.twitter.com/NWkrkEriym— Marble Brewery (@MarbleB
  • MVD making more services available online

    MVD making more services available online
    NEW MEXICO (KRQE) – The MVD is rolling out new options to help customers conduct business without having to visit an office. Friday, the division announced senior drivers, aged 79 and older, can now renew their licenses online, something that previously had to do in person.
    Now, if they submit their license information and vision test results on the website, they can complete the process remotely. MVD says it's a way to limit the number of people visiting offices during the pandemic w
  • Biden campaign launches 'TrumpCovidPlan.com' -- a site that reads 'Not Found'

    Biden campaign launches 'TrumpCovidPlan.com' -- a site that reads 'Not Found'
    AUSTIN (KXAN) -- Several times during this week's debate, Joe Biden pointed to Pres. Donald Trump's handling of the coronavirus pandemic in the U.S. as a mishandling, even saying that the President had no plan. On Friday, Biden revealed a new site called TrumpCovidPlan.com, featuring a photo of Trump and a promise: "You've never seen a plan like it."
    After eight months of this pandemic, we finally found President Trump's plan to beat COVID-19. https://t.co/KO4g328Uvr— Joe Biden (@JoeBiden)
  • Navy vet's 'sense of activism changed' since beating by feds

    Navy vet's 'sense of activism changed' since beating by feds
    PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — Navy veteran Chris David took some time off after getting surgery on his hand, and only went back to work within the past couple of weeks. But despite getting back into a routine, he says his life has been fundamentally changed since one night in July.David became an overnight sensation in July after a video went viral showing him being beaten by federal officers with batons outside the federal courthouse building in downtown Portland. He told KOIN he was beate
  • With Charlie Brown specials gone from TV, here's how to watch them for free

    With Charlie Brown specials gone from TV, here's how to watch them for free
    DALLAS (NEXSTAR) -- Good grief! You won't find the classic Charlie Brown holiday specials on broadcast television this year.The Peanuts animated classics, including "It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown" and "A Charlie Brown Christmas" are headed to AppleTV+.A deal with WildBrain, Peanuts Worldwide and Lee Mendelson Film Productions, making Apple "the home for all things Peanuts."
    Worry not, though. Families can still watch the holiday specials for free during limited windows around each
  • Record surge: US shatters single-day mark of COVID-19 cases

    Record surge: US shatters single-day mark of COVID-19 cases
    WASHINGTON (NEXSTAR) -- The United States recorded more than 85,000 confirmed coronavirus cases on Friday -- shattering the previous single-day record set in July, according to a New York Times database. The Times reported 85,085 cases on Friday compared to some 75,600 on July 16 during the nation's second case peak.The country has now reached an average of 64,000 daily coronavirus cases inching closer to the average of 67,000 daily cases we saw in mid-July.The recent numbers, that show a 34% sp
  • Windy weekend ahead

    Windy weekend ahead
    NEW MEXICO (KRQE) - Elevated to critical fire weather will occur for most of Eastern New Mexico this weekend. Winds will be strongest on Sunday ahead of the cold front.
    Snow showers will start in the northern mountain on Sunday evening. Snow accumulations Monday morning will be for Northeast New Mexico and areas above 7,000'. Rain showers will transition to snow showers Monday night for lowlands. Snow accumulations in Albuquerque will be dependent on elevation, so Foothills and West Mesa can exp
  • US government outlines plan to provide free coronavirus vaccine

    US government outlines plan to provide free coronavirus vaccine
    WASHINGTON (NewsNation Now) — The federal government outlined a plan Wednesday to make vaccines for COVID-19 available for free to all Americans.In a report to Congress and an accompanying “playbook” for states and localities, federal health agencies and the Defense Department sketched out complex plans for a vaccination campaign to begin gradually in January or possibly later this year, eventually ramping up to reach any American who wants a shot. The Pentagon is involved with
  • Moriarty restaurant refuses to follow new COVID-19 restrictions

    Moriarty restaurant refuses to follow new COVID-19 restrictions
    MORIARTY, N.M. (KRQE) – A Moriarty restaurant is taking a stand, posting a video to social media slamming the governor's new requirements for restaurants that go into effect Friday. One Moriarty restaurant says it will not follow the governor's new COVID-safe practices.State to impose new restrictions on businesses as COVID-19 cases spike
    Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham announced earlier this week additional requirements for restaurants if they want to continue indoor dining to include co
  • APD releases results of investigation into former spokesperson

    APD releases results of investigation into former spokesperson
    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – The Albuquerque Police Department says a high-profile former spokesperson would have been fired if he hadn't stepped down for collecting tens of thousands of dollars for work he didn't do. For years, Simon Drobik was the face of APD, frequently appearing on KRQE News 13 in his role as public information officer. Drobik resigned back in July, after APD launched an internal investigation into possible time card fraud, making him at one time the city's highest-
  • Longtime New Mexico lawmaker dies at 91

    Longtime New Mexico lawmaker dies at 91
    NEW MEXICO (KRQE) – New Mexicans are mourning the loss of a long-time lawmaker who served in the state legislature for more than four decades. Democrat Nick Salazar was first elected in 1973 representing parts of Colfax, Mora, Rio Arriba, and San Miguel counties, and didn't retire until 2018. He is credited with his work on behalf of New Mexico's seniors including sponsoring the creation of the Aging and Long Term Services Department. He was 91-years-old.
    Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham r

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