|Panhandle Import Reduction Initiative Holds Rally In Carlsbad |
Dr. Daniel Fine is the Associate Director of the New Mexico Center For Energy Policy and he says Tuesday’s rally and meeting of the PIRI has put OPEC on notice.
|Red Raiders Start Big 12 Play |
Texas Tech will open Big 12 Conference play Thusday night when the Red Raiders host Kansas inside Jones AT&T Stadium. The Red Raiders are coming off a 59-45 victory over Louisiana Tech to close out the non-conference slate. Texas Tech, backed by 470 passing yards from Patrick Mahomes II and 123 yards on the ground from Demarcus Felton, racked up 666 total yards of offense against the Bulldo... Read More >>
|Additional West Nile Virus Cases In New Mexico In 2016|
The New Mexico Department of Health (NMDOH) announced three additional cases of West Nile Virus. During the past month, a 53-year-old Bernalillo County man, a 57-year-old Doña Ana County man, and a 40-year-old McKinley County man have been diagnosed with West Nile virus. All three individuals developed neuroinvasive disease and were hospitalized. These are the third, fourth, and fifth hu... Read More >>
|Governor Susana Martinez Announces 135 Arrests In Child Support Roundup|
Governor Susana Martinez announced that law enforcement arrested 135 parents who failed to pay child support during an annual sting. In addition, through the amnesty period allowing parents to come forward and pay child support debt – and the subsequent roundup – the Human Services Department collected $64,310. “This program ensures that we hold parents accountable when they f... Read More >>
|Udall, Heinrich: NM Is Ideal Location To Expand Defense Innovation Hub|
U.S. Senators Tom Udall and Martin Heinrich announced that they have asked Defense Secretary Ashton Carter to consider opening a “Defense Innovation Unit Experimental` (DIUx) office in New Mexico as part of the military`s mission to widen the technology gap between the United States and its adversaries. DIUx offices have been opened in regions with a strong high-tech presence to help impr... Read More >>
|Budget Special Session Possibilities|
© 2016 Michael Swickard, Ph.D. New Mexico Governor Susana Martinez will call a special legislative session because of lower oil and gas revenues than projected. If there are budget cuts, will some government workers get fired? Or will there be a tax increase a month before the November election? Both solutions may cost votes for legislators in close races. Cutting the budget usually means ... Read More >>
|NMMI Broncos Back In Action|
After having an off week the New Mexico Military Institute Broncos hit the road again this weekend with a contest at Trinity Valley. Head Coach Joe Forchtner offers more information.