A formation of U.S. Air Force jets on Friday will conduct a flyover in southern New Mexico to show appreciation for healthcare workers, first responders and other essential personnel during the...
ALAMOGORDO, N.M. (AP) — A New Mexico man has been sentenced to nearly a year in prison after he pleaded no contest in the theft of thousands of dollars for a high school football booster...
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — National forests around New Mexico are imposing campfire restrictions to protect the health and safety of employees and communities during the coronavirus outbreak....
ALAMOGORDO, N.M. (AP) — The New Mexico Supreme Court has upheld a ruling convicting an Alamogordo man of fatally shooting his ex-wife and her boyfriend in 2015.
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico is expanding coronavirus testing to many people without medical symptoms as state health officials acknowledge Tuesday that the demand for hospital beds and...
ALAMOGORDO, N.M. (AP) — A New Mexico man is facing charges after authorities say he squeezed his infant stepdaughter so hard he broke three of her ribs.
ALAMOGORDO, N.M. (AP) — The group known as Cowboys for Trump is seeking arbitration in a fight with the New Mexico secretary of state over fines and required reports.
ALAMOGORDO, N.M. (AP) — Officials at White Sands National Park say entrance fees will be increasing with the start of the new year.
The increase isn't related to the recent change in...
ALAMOGORDO, N.M. (AP) — County officials in New Mexico have asked for an investigation into alleged waste and mismanagement of public lands by federal wildlife agencies.
ALAMOGORDO, N.M. (AP) — The Air Force is seeking more airspace for training F-16 fighter pilots at Holloman Air Force Base in Alamogordo.
The Las Cruces Sun-News reports the Air Force is...
ALAMOGORDO, N.M . (AP) — A southern New Mexico county has renewed an agreement with another county hundreds of miles away to continue housing its juvenile detainees there.
ALAMOGORDO, N.M. (AP) — A former New Mexico foundation director has pleaded guilty to tax evasion after authorities say he didn’t include more than $1 million allegedly embezzled on his...
ALAMOGORDO, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico authorities have arrested two middle school students on charges of possession of deadly weapons on school property.
ALAMOGORDO, N.M. (AP) — The New Mexico State Police have identified the officer who fatally shot a 22-year-old man during a traffic stop west of Alamogordo earlier this month.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Authorities say a New Mexico State Police officer shot and killed a 22-year-old man during a traffic stop after the driver attacked the officer with a knife.
ALAMOGORDO, N.M. (AP) — A former New Mexico State Police officer charged with drunken driving wants a 911 call related to her arrest tossed out.
ALAMOGORDO, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico's Democratic state auditor is investigating a county's travel reimbursement to one of its commissioners who founded the group Cowboys for Trump.
ALAMOGORDO, N.M. (AP) — A New Mexico man convicted of robbing a Kentucky Fried Chicken restaurant with a machete in 2017 has been sentenced to nine years in prison.
ALAMOGORDO, N.M. (AP) — A man who killed a Ruidoso-area ranch worker with an ax two years ago will spend the next 45 years in prison.
Prosecutors in Otero County said Friday that 28-year-old...
ALAMOGORDO, N.M. (AP) — The New Mexico Museum of Space History is being sued for breach of contract by an artist whose merchandise was sold in the museum's gift shop.
ALAMOGORDO, N.M. (AP) — Border Patrol checkpoints that closed in New Mexico when personnel were reassigned to assist the processing of asylum-seekers earlier this year have reopened.
ALAMOGORDO, N.M. (AP) — A New Mexico man is facing charges after sheriff's deputies reported finding weapons and an explosive device in his car.
ALAMOGORDO, N.M. (AP) — Federal and state officials plan to temporarily close part of a highway in southern New Mexico's Otero County for a day later this month to remove crash debris from an...
ALAMOGORDO, N.M. (AP) — A clinic that provides opioid abuse treatment in the Tularosa Basin is set to close after its doctor announced he's moving to Albuquerque.
ALAMOGORDO, N.M. (AP) — A New Mexico city has reduced the penalties for possession of small amounts of marijuana, bringing the city measure in line with a new state law.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The head of development and external affairs at New Mexico State University Alamogordo has been named state director of the New Mexico League of United Latin American...
ALAMOGORDO, N.M. (AP) — Officials in a southern New Mexico county near to the U.S.-Mexico border want President Donald Trump to visit.
ALAMOGORDO, N.M. (AP) — Authorities say a visitor has died on a hiking trail at White Sands National Monument in New Mexico.
They say rangers responded to a call around 4 p.m. Saturday that...
ALAMOGORDO, N.M. (AP) — Strong storm winds caused scattered damage in the Alamogordo area on Tuesday, forcing the local zoo to close to the public Wednesday so crews can clear downed trees and...
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico's top prosecutor is demanding that the U.S. Air Force close a publicly accessible lake at Holloman Air Force Base, saying Thursday the concentration of...
ALAMOGORDO, N.M. (AP) — Authorities say an intoxicated 12-year-old girl went on joy ride in the family car with three other children inside, leading police on pursuit on a New Mexico...
ALAMOGORDO, N.M. (AP) — A man convicted of eight felony charges for his involvement in two criminal cases in Alamogordo has been sentenced to 16 years in prison.
ALAMOGORDO, N.M. (AP) — A southern New Mexico county has demanded that Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham use the National Guard to re-open Customs and Border Patrol checkpoints that were closed last...
ALAMOGORDO, N.M. (AP) — A New Mexico magistrate judge has been censured by the state Supreme Court for alleged acts of willful misconduct against a neighbor.
ALAMOGORDO, N.M. (AP) — A 300 million-year-old plant-eating reptile fossil is returning home to southern New Mexico.
The Alamogordo Daily News reports "Gordodon" is slated to come home to...
ALAMOGORDO, N.M. (AP) — A New Mexico city has declared itself a Second Amendment Sanctuary city in a move to protest legislative actions they feel may infringe on residents' right to bear...
ALAMOGORDO, N.M. (AP) — Prosecutors say a man is facing up to 12 ½ years in prison after being convicted of multiple felony charges in a 2017 Alamogordo assault case.
ALAMOGORDO, N.M. (AP) — A New Mexico State Police officer assigned to the Alamogordo area is accused of claiming hours he didn't work and claiming to have written hundreds of fake traffic citations that didn't exist.
ALMOGORDO, N.M. (AP) — Authorities says two Alamogordo brothers were stopped and arrested after a SUV fled from a Border Patrol checkpoint in southern New Mexico and multiple shots were fired at several agencies' pursuing officers, including one who fired back with his rifle.
No injuries were reported from the incident late Thursday night which began at the checkpoint on U.S. 70 and continued into the Alamogordo city limits and ended on the city's highway bypass.
ALAMOGORDO, N.M. (AP) — Pat Garrett, an Old West sheriff who is remembered for killing outlaw Billy the Kid, will be the focus of new festival in southern New Mexico.
The first Pat Garrett Western Heritage Festival is scheduled for Friday and Saturday in Las Cruces, New Mexico, and comes amid renewed interest in the well-known lawman, the Las Cruces Sun-News reported .
ARTESIA, N.M. (AP) — The New Mexico state auditor has issued a warning about counterfeit money found in the southern part of the state.
The Artesia Daily Press reports the Office of the State Auditor last week issued a risk advisory alerting the public, business owners, and governmental agencies about counterfeit money in circulation.
ALAMOGORDO, N.M. (AP) — A new audit shows Alamogordo Public School is plagued by procurement issues, payroll problems and possible fraud.
The Alamogordo Daily News reports an independent audit released last week revealed 17 findings, including some that needed reporting to the State Auditor's Office and law enforcement.
ALAMOGORDO, N.M. (AP) — Officials say the move of a German Air Force donated Tornado fighter plane from Holloman Air Force Base to the Otero County Fairgrounds went well.
The Alamogordo Daily News reports the German Air Force Tornado jet fighter made its way down Highway 54/70 while being towed to Alamogordo on Saturday without any glitch.
ALAMOGORDO, N.M. (AP) — Authorities say three men already serving prison sentences for other crimes have been indicted in a 2009 double murder in Alamogordo.
An Otero County grand jury has charged 49-year-old Joe D. Chavez, 46-year-old Robert Chavez and 38-year-old Matias Loza each with two counts of first-degree murder.
Prosecutors say the three men are scheduled to be arraigned on Jan. 28 and could be facing life prison terms if convicted.
ALAMOGORDO, N.M. (AP) — The Latest on two Guatemalan children who died while in U.S. government custody (all times local):
Members of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus are taking aim at President Donald Trump's insistence that a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border will help alleviate the immigration crisis at the southern border and bolster security.
ALAMOGORDO, N.M. (AP) — The German Air Force has donated one of its Tornado fighter planes to the New Mexico Museum of Space History, and major preparations are underway to move the plane to its new home.
The twin-engine combat aircraft is slated for permanent display on the museum grounds in Alamogordo. For the last several years, it has been in front of the German Air Force headquarters at Holloman Air Force Base.
YUMA, Ariz. (AP) — The Latest on two Guatemalan children who died while in U.S. government custody (all times local):
The mother of a boy who died while in U.S. custody says her son was healthy when he left Guatemala with his father on their journey hoping to migrate to the United States.
The mother of 8-year-old Felipe Gomez Alonzo, Catarina Alonzo, spoke Saturday with Associated Press journalists at the family's home in a remote Guatemalan village some 250 miles west of Guatemala City.
ALAMOGORDO, N.M. (AP) — The federal government's partial shutdown hasn't stopped some people from visiting White Sands National Monument though the site in southern New Mexico is closed.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Prosecutors say a former Air Force airman in New Mexico could be facing up to 10 years in federal prison for computer fraud.
Michael Weber made his initial court appearance Tuesday in Albuquerque.
He remains in federal custody pending Wednesday's preliminary hearing and detention hearing.