February is Black History Month and the 5th Annual New Mexico Black History Festival is underway through Feb. 28.
BERNALILLO — On the eve of the Sprint customer service center in Rio Rancho shutting down, an economic development leader told Sandoval County commissioners the building could be filled by a new tenant “in the next few months.”
Impact fees and governing body cooperation were among the topics addressed by the hopefuls for three city council seats during a candidate forum at Premiere Cinemas on Thursday morning.
The Rio Rancho Observer and Albuquerque Journal will host a city council candidate forum Feb. 2 and moderators are seeking voter input on questions for the contenders.
Rio Rancho voters rejected Central New Mexico Community College’s $84 million general obligation bond issue by an almost 3-1 margin, but that had little bearing on the outcome the outcome Tuesday.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — A former deputy with the Sandoval County Sheriff’s Office has been charged with battery after he slapped a teenage boy handcuffed in the back of his patrol car last August, according to a criminal complaint filed in Sandoval County Magistrate Court.
Sandoval County could join a list of 40-plus signatories if the county commission votes this week to support the Rio Grande Water Fund's efforts throughout the state.
Central New Mexico Community College's and Albuquerque Public Schools’ bonds and mill levy have passed with strong support from voters in spite of recent controversy over early voting sites, according to unofficial results Tuesday night.
The Rio Rancho Public Schools Board of Education held its first work session Monday to craft a district strategic plan, a process that will continue through the year.
House Bill 29, introduced in the Legislature, proposes to authorize local governments to impose midnight-to-5 a.m. curfews on minors under the age of 16, with certain exceptions, in response to recent violent incidents involving minors. Would you support such a curfew in the city of Rio Rancho?
Rio Rancho’s gross receipts tax (GRT) income to the general fund was below projections for December 2015 and January, but still exceeds year-to-date estimates, according to a report from Financial Services Director Dan Olsen.
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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Louisville coach Rick Pitino says schools and coaches should be fined for violations, and that players who had nothing to do with infractions should not be penalized.
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Jack Gibbs scored 25 points, Brian Sullivan had five 3-pointers and 22 points and Davidson beat Duquesne 93-82 on Saturday for the Wildcats' fourth straight win in the series.