Here's a sampling of the news from New Mexico. Links to NM online newspapers can be found under "Links."

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​    March 7, 2021

    - Legislative Session update - ABQ Journal

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             March 6, 2021
             - Legislative Session update - ABQ Journal


             March 5, 2021
             - Legislative Session update - ABQ  Journal


             March 4, 2021
             - Legislative Session update - ABQ Journal


            March 3, 2021
             - Legislative Session update - ABQ Journal 


            March 2, 2021
            - Legislative Session update - ABQ Journal

 

          March 1, 2021
          - Legislative Session update - ABQ Journal


          February 28, 2021
          -  Legislative Session update - ABQ journal


         February 27, 2021
         - Legislative Session update - ABQ Journal


          February 26, 2021
         - Legislative Session update - ABQ Journal


         February 25, 2021
         - Legislative Session update - ABQ Journal

 

         February 24, 2021
         - Legislative Session update - ABQ Journal


         February 23, 2021
         - Legislative Session update - ABQ Journal


         February 22, 2021
         - Legislative Session update - ABQ Journal


         February 21, 2021
         - Legislative Session update - ABQ JournalFebruary 20, 2021
         - Legislative Session update - ABQ Journal


        February 18, 2021
       - Legislative session update - ABQ Journal


        February 17, 2021
        - Legislative session update - ABQ Journal


       February 16, 2021
        - Legislative Session update - ABQ Journal


        February 15, 2021
        - Legislative Session update - ABQ Journal 

     

        February 14, 2021 
          - Legislative Session update - ABQ Journal


         February 13, 2021 
          - Legislative session update - ABQ Journal


         February 12, 2021 - Happy Birthday Abraham Lincoln!
         - Legislative session update - ABQ Journal 

     

          February 11, 2021
​          - Legislative session update - ABQ Journal


         February 10, 2021
     ​    - Legislative Session update - ABQ Journal

 

         February 9, 2021
​        - Legislative Session update - ABQ Journal


       February 8, 2021
​    - Legislative Session update - ABQ Journal


      February 7, 2021
​      -   Latest on Legislative Session 2021  - ABQ Journal


      February 6, 2021
​    - Latest Legislative Session news - ABQ Journal    


     February 5, 2021
    - State GOP announces candidates for CD1 - ABQ Journal


    February 4, 2021
    - Pay raises for Gov's people draws ire - ABQ Journal


    February 3, 2021
    - 2021 Legislative Session update - ABQ Journal


    February 2, 2021
    - Latest Legislative Session news - ABQ Journal

      

    February 1, 2021
    - Legislature 2021; latest news - ABQ Journal


        January 31, 2021
       - Border wall halted in southern New Mexico - ABQ Journal


      January 30, 2021
      - Latest news from the 2021 Legislative Session - ABQ Journal


      January 29, 2021
      - Legislature 2021 - ABQ Journal


      January 28, 2021
      - Industry angry over pause on oil and gas leases - ABQ Journal


      January 27, 2021
      - Thoughts on the now canceled 1776 Commission Report - ABQ Journal

 

       January 26, 2021
      - Dems pro-abortion bill advances - ABQ Journal

 

    January 25, 2021
   - Four years later the same post-election advice - ABQ Journal       


    January 24, 2021
   - Who won and who lost during Covid-19? - ABQ Journal


      January 23, 2021
       - Moratorium order shocks NM oil and gas industry - ABQ Journal


      January 22, 2021
​      - Man charged with threatening former Senate candidate - ABQ Journal​   


      January 21, 2021
​      - City Council delays vote on 'racial equity' bill - ABQ Journal


      January 20, 2021
     - NM Session begins amid security and health concerns - ABQ Journal


    January 19, 2021
   - NM legislative session 2021 - ABQ Journal


    January 18, 2021
    - County Commissioner arrested for alleged role in DC riot - ABQ Journal


     January 17, 2021
    - Officials brace for violence in Santa Fe - ABQ Journal 


    January 16, 2021
    - NM mourns death of former Senator Jim White - ABQ Journal


 January 15, 2021

 - Gov Grish declares state of emergency ahead of inauguration - ABQ Journal


January 14, 2021
   - NM officials fear possible violent protests - ABQ Journal 


January 13, 2021 
- Pay raises for state employees and teachers...really? - ABQ Journal


January 12, 2021 
- Yvette Herrell defends her vote and for supporting Trump - ABQ Journal


January 11, 2021 
- NM lawmakers seek quick approval of pandemic aid package - ABQ Journal


January 10, 2021 
- More Dems join the CD1 fray - ABQ Journal


January 9, 2021 
- NM GOP rebukes leader of Cowboys for Trump - ABQ Journal


January 8, 2021 
- Cowboys for Trump founder's account of Capitol rally/riot - ABQ Journal


January 7, 2021 
- Legislators prepare for a 'ghost session' without the public - ABQ Journal 


January 6, 2021 - The BIG day in DC 
-  State says vaccine reporting inaccurately low - ABQ Journal


January 5, 2021 
- Another hat thrown into ring for Haaland seat - ABQ Journal


January 4, 2021 
- Looking back at the 2020 protests - ABQ Journal


January 3, 2021 
- Letting go of the post-election polarized environment - ABQ Journal


January 2, 2021 
- Amazing! 39 apply to be ABQ's Police Chief - ABQ Journal


January 1, 2021 - Happy New Year!
- Herrell to object to certifying Biden election win - ABQ Journal


December 31, 2020  - Adios 2020
- 41,000 vaccines distributed in NM in December - ABQ Journal


December 30, 2020 
- Cong. Deb Haaland, the issues and a balance - ABQ Journal


December 29, 2020 
- Mega churches fined for violating public health order - ABQ Journal


December 28, 2020 
- NM adds 747 new Covid-19 cases and 30 deaths - ABQ Journal


December 27, 2020 
- NM nursing homes try to endure - ABQ Journal


December 26, 2020 
- Be charitable this Christmas, but be careful too - ABQ Journal


December 25, 2020  A Merry Christmas to all!
- Lawmakers seeking larger emergency response role - ABQ Journal


December 24, 2020  
- Op Ed: 2020 Latino vote indicates trouble for the Dems - ABQ Journal


December 23, 2020  
- Bernco Sheriff gets national attention for pushback - ABQ Journal


December 22, 2020  
- Candidates emerge for CD1 Congressional seat - ABQ Journal


December 21, 2020  
- NM at an energy crossroads - ABQ Journal


December 20, 2020  
- Face-to-face w/ NM's pollster - ABQ Journal


December 19, 2020  
- Candidates line up for possible CD1 vacancy - ABQ Journal


December 18, 2020  
- Deb Haaland as Interior Secretary?  Yes, says Biden - ABQ Journal


December 17, 2020  
- Gov Grish eases up on retail restrictions...but for how long? - ABQ Journal


December 16, 2020  
Visitors to Santa Fe drop by 42% - ABQ Journal


December 15, 2020  
- Dem House could restrict bill introductions in new session - ABQ Journal


December 14, 2020  
- All voter fraud cases must be heard - ABQ Journal 


December 13, 2020  
- 1,803 new NM Covid-19 cases and 24 new deaths - ABQ Journal


December 12, 2020  
- NM Ethics Panel wants names of organization's donors - ABQ Journal 


December 11, 2020  
- First of many underfunded pension funds? - ABQ Journal


December 10, 2020  
- Legalized marijuana no good for NM - ABQ Journal


December 9, 2020  
- Outlining care rationing in NM - ABQ Journal


December 8, 2020  
- Pearce wins second term as NMGOP Chairman - ABQ Journal


December 7, 2020  Remember Pearl Harbor 
- NMGOP to elect state Chairman - ABQ Journal


December 6, 2020 
- Covid's war on the holidays in Santa Fe - ABQ Journal


December 5, 2020 
- Gov Grish says 'no' to cabinet job - ABQ Journal


December 4, 2020 
- Gov Grish picked to head Dem governors group - ABQ Journal


December 3, 2020 
- Forty more Covid-19 deaths in NM - ABQ Journal


December 2, 2020 
- Advocacy groups criticize pace of police reforms - ABQ Journal


December 1, 2020 
​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​- NM to receive 10k doses of antibody - ABQ Journal


November 30, 2020 
​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​- Covid-19 cases drop, hospitalizations rise - ABQ Journal 


November 29, 2020 
​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​- Eddy County deep red and feeling blue - ABQ Journal
- NM reports 2,142 new Covid-19 cases and 23 deaths - Associated Press


November 28, 2020 
​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​- Get thee to the breadlines says SF archdiocese - ABQ Journal
- 'Buy local' push picks up steam - Associated Press


November 27, 2020 
​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​- Gov Grish hungering for HHS job - ABQ Journal
​- 'Buy local' picks up steam in NM - Associated Press


November 26, 2020 - Happy Thanksgiving!
​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​- Gov Grish signs pandemic aid package - ABQ Journal


November 25, 2020 
​​​​​​​​​​​​​​- Legislature passes Covid-19 relief bill in one-day session - ABQ Journal
- Netflix may expand in NM - Associated Press


November 24, 2020 
​​​​​​​​​​​​​​- Journal says: Avoid the family on Thanksgiving Day - ABQ Journal


November 23, 2020 
​​​​​​​​​​​​​​- Native American voting on the upswing - ABQ Journal


November 22, 2020 
​​​​​​​​​​​​​- Mimi Stewart wants top Senate post - ABQ Journal
- Some essential NM businesses closing - Associated Press


November 21, 2020 
​​​​​​​​​​​​- We say Gov. Grish' Covid reset makes sense - ABQ Journal
- Teachers' vacations reason enough to close schools? - Associated Press


November 20, 2020 
​​​​​​​​​​​- Trump lawyer mentions NM in vote challenge - ABQ Journal
- GOV Grish wants legislature to approve pandemic relief - Associated Press


November 19, 2020 
​​​​​​​​​​- NM Senate Republicans choose Baca - ABQ Journal
​- NM tightens the Covid-19 'screws' - Associated Press


November 18, 2020 
​​​​​​​​​- Egolf's comments reveal his 'one party ambitions' - ABQ Journal
​- More death and disease and fewer students in NM - Associated Press


November 17, 2020 
​​​​​​​​- Dems favor 'regular' legislative session - ABQ Journal
- NM: "We're sorry; we're closed" - Associated Press


November 16, 2020 
​​​​​​​- Biden gives boost to Udall 'climate change' plan - ABQ Journal
- NM political news roundup - KRQE


November 15, 2020 
​​​​​​- Trump supporters brave weather to demonstrate on Central - ABQ  Journal
​- More Covid cases, more deaths in NM - Associated Press


November 14, 2020 
​​​​​- Gov Grish tightens the Covid screws...again - ABQ Journal
- NM shuts tax offices, halts jury trials to stem pandemic - Associated Press


November 13, 2020 
​​​​- GOV Grish' Chief-of-staff leaving - ABQ Journal
​- More high Covid numbers for state - AP


November 12, 2020 
​​​​- Gov Grish chooses new DOH Cabinet Secretary - ABQ Journal 
- NMSU in the whiskey business - Associated Press


November 11, 2020 
​​​​​​​​- Marijuana lovers like their chances - ABQ Journal
- Navajos report 79 new Coronavirus cases and one more death - Associated Press


November 10, 2020 
​​​​​​​- Top Dem pledges 'fair' redistricting - ABQ Journal
- Hospitals straining under weight of Coronavirus - Associated Press


November 9, 2020 
​​​​​​- CD3's 'Blue Wall' still standing - ABQ Journal
- More bad news for NM's Covid-19 numbers - Associated Press


November 8, 2020 
​​​​​- The Left parties in Albuquerque's streets - ABQ Journal
- 1,300 new Coronavirus cases reported - Associated Press


November 7, 2020 
​​​​- NM ponder options for 60-day session - ABQ Journal
- Top Dem says re-districting process will be fair and open - Associated Press


November 6, 2020 
​​​​- Egolf says CD2 will be redrawn - ABQ Journal
- Another Coronavirus warning from Gov Grish - Associated Press


November 5, 2020 
​​​- BIG historic GOP turnout gives Herrell a win - ABQ Journal
- NM's Dems' Progressive priorities - Associated Press


November 4, 2020 
​​- Torres-Small is out; Herrell is in - ABQ Journal
- Dems keep Senate seat - Associated Press


November 3, 2020 
​- NM early vote turnout nears record - ABQ Journal
​- State marks high on Covid-19 hospitalizations - Associated Press


November 2, 2020
​​​​​​- Biden comfortably ahead in NM - ABQ Journal
- GOP claims continuing conflict in CD2 - Associated Press


November 1, 2020
​​​​​- Trump has supporters in Indian country - ABQ Journal
- Continuing votes count problems in Dona Ana County - Associated Press


October 31, 2020
​​​​- Healing our New Mexico history - ABQ Journal
- NMGOP pushes back at rejection of election challengers - Associated Press


October 30, 2020
​​​- Threatened NM Senator plans police reforms - ABQ Journal
- Election regulator optimistic about NM vote count - Associated Press


October 29, 2020
​​- Judge upholds ruling against Edgewood mayor - ABQ Journal
- NM cases up to 633 and deaths to 11 - Associated Press


October 28, 2020
​- Ads for GOP candidates focus on obelisk - ABQ Journal
- NM high court rejects GOP suit on absentee ballots - Associated Press


October 27, 2020
​- NM voter turnout swells; GOP files absentee ballot suit - ABQ Journal
​- Does NM have enough hospital beds? - Associated Press​​​​​


October 26, 2020
​​​​​- NM legislator flees home after receiving threats - ABQ Journal
- 828 new Covid-19 cases and 2 more deaths - Associated Press


October 25, 2020
​​​​- Yvette Herrell presses her case for CD2 - ABQ Journal
- NM sets new record for Covid cases/hospitalizations - Associated Press


October 24, 2020
​​​​- Cowboys for Trump fends off financial disclosures - ABQ Journal
- NM DA gets grant to target gun crimes - Associated Press


October 23, 2020
​​​- Voter watchdog group notes problems w/Latinos - ABQ Journal
- More fire restrictions while we wait for rain - Associated Press


October 22, 2020
​​- GOP's Ronchetti tops BRL in fundraising - ABQ Journal
- 'Cowboys for Trump' fend off financial disclosures - Associated Press


October 21, 2020
​- Dangerous suspects need to be on ICE - ABQ Journal
​- Gov Grish tightens the screws on businesses - Associated Press​


October 20, 2020
​- Yard signs the new Petroglyphs? - ABQ Journal
​- GOP mayor endorses Torres Small - Associated Press


October 19, 2020
​- Alexis Johnson admits to underdog status in CD3 - ABQ Journal
​- NM Covid-19 cases mount; 448 with 5 new deaths - Associated Press​​​​​​​​​​


October 18, 2020
​​​​​​​​​​- NM investment scandal winds down - ABQ Journal
​- Voters flock to early voting locations - Associated Press


October 17, 2020
​​​​​​​​​​- Swing district may be tilting Democratic - ABQ Journal
- Early voting locations expanded in state - Associated Press


October 16, 2020
​​​​​​​​​- The candidates for the PRC - ABQ Journal
- Gov's chief of staff leaving to help Biden 'transition team' - Associated Press


October 15, 2020
​​​​​​​​- NM senate race draws torrent of money - ABQ Journal
- CD2 race getting intense - Associated Press


October 14, 2020
​​​​​​​- After the obelisk fell the mayor's spin begins - ABQ Journal
- Gov Grish re-introduces amped up restrictions - Associated Press


October 13, 2020
​​​​​​- Protesters take over SF Plaza and destroy obelisk - ABQ Journal
​- Homeless shelter reports more Coronavirus cases - Associated Press


October 12, 2020
​​​​​- Crime becomes focus of Congressional debate - ABQ Journal
- NM reports 269 new Covid-19 cases and four more deaths - Associated Press


October 11, 2020
​​​​- "Big beautiful wall" goes up on NM border - ABQ Journal
​- Coronavirus cases just keep climbing here - Associated Press


October 10, 2020
​​​- Police background shapes candidacy of Michelle Garcia Holmes - ABQ Journal
- School districts challenge Gov's Education Secretary - Associated Press


October 9, 2020
​​- GOP fundraiser charged in covert lobbying effort - ABQ Journal
- CD3 to pick its first CongressWOMAN - Associated Press


October 8, 2020
​- CD3 Congressional debate gets nasty - ABQ Journal
​- Coronavirus infections rise steeply in NM - Associated Press​​


October 7, 2020
​​- Election 2020 - ABQ Journal
- Candidate skips TV debate - Associated Press


October 6, 2020
​- Candidates debate why they want a U.S. Senate seat - ABQ Journal
​- Feds to monitor our election - Associated Press​​​​


October 5, 2020
​​​​- NM's election starts tomorrow with absentee ballots going out - ABQ Journal
- Senate race gets increasingly bitter - Associated Press


October 4, 2020
​​​- Ronchetti concerned with crime and education - ABQ Journal
- NM reports 298 new cases of Coronavirus and 3 deaths - Associated Press


October 3, 2020
​​- Coronavirus reshaping NM's economy - ABQ Journal
- GOP House candidate fixes campaign report - Associated Press


October 2, 2020
​- Pay-to-play lawsuit filed against ex-Gov. Richardson - ABQ Journal
- Voting rights groups organize hotline - Associated Press​​


October 1, 2020
​​- NM Sec. State should focus on the vote not fundraising - ABQ Journal
​- 'Cowboys for Trump' leader banned from tribal land - Associated Press


September 30, 2020
- State Senate candidate faces zoning problems - ABQ  Journal
- Tax relief coming for drought stricken ranchers - Associated Press


September 29, 2020
​- State Rep Trujillo officially resigns - ABQ Journal
​- Trump leads Facebook ad spending in NM - Associated Press​​​​​


September 28, 2020
​​​​​- CD2 candidates make pitch to voters on KOAT - ABQ Journal
- Biden endorses Lujan for Senate seat - Associated Press


September 27, 2020
​​​​- Poll shows ABQ'ens concerned about city's direction - ABQ Journal
- Permian investments grow as confidence returns - Associated Press


September 26, 2020
​​​​​- NM Senators 'pause' judge nominations - ABQ Journal
- Trump tweet hints at possible visit to NM - Associated Press


September 25, 2020
​​​​- Is Biden's working class appeal working? - ABQ Journal
- Demand surging for absentee ballots - Associated Press


September 24, 2020
​​​​- Stage is set for NM abortion clash - ABQ Journal
- School re-opening heads for the federal court - Associated Press


September 23, 2020
​​​​- CD2 candidates to debate on air/online Sunday at 4:00pm - ABQ Journal
- NM tapping federal loans to pay unemployment - Associated Press


September 22, 2020
​​​- Two groups pushing to disclose political spending - ABQ Journal
- Gov Grish lashes out at Trump for 'botching' the Covid crisis - Associated Press


September 21, 2020
​​- Torres Small shows off bipartisan work - ABQ Journal
- Coronavirus numbers for NM - Associated Press


September 20, 2020
​- SF employee furloughs broke labor law - ABQ Journal
​- NM reports 164 more new Covid-19 cases - Associated Press


September 19, 2020
​- Congress needs to stay in session - ABQ Journal
- Navajo judge halts hemp farm operations - Associated Press


​September 18, 2020
- Sandia Labs hits the 'pause button' on diversity training - ABQ Journal
​- GOP high court justice reschedules retirement - Associated Press​​​


September 17, 2020 
​​​- NM DOH warns Republicans about gatherings - ABQ Journal
- NMGOP wants ethics complaint tossed - Associated Press


September 16, 2020 
​​- Bizarre; NM lawmakers take up legislation on hair - ABQ Journal
- 82 new cases; 7 more deaths in NM from Covid-19 - Associated Press


September 15, 2020 
​- Power (outage) to the people - ABQ Journal
​- The great American hairstyle controversy (really?) - Associated Press​​​


September 14, 2020 
​​​- Half of New Mexicans want border wall stopped - ABQ Journal
- 103 new cases of Covid-19, 2 more deaths - Associated Press


September 13, 2020 
​​​- Coronavirus is NM's biggest concern says poll - ABQ Journal
- De Baca County now has two cases of Covid-19 - Associated Press


September 12, 2020 
​​- Voters split on school re-opening - ABQ Journal
- Trump endorses Herrell in close CD2 race - Associated Press


September 11, 2020 - We must never forget
​- GOP slams House Speaker over tax lien - ABQ Journal
- NRA backs Ronchetti in NM Senate race - Associated Press​