Two Rio Rancho middle school boys may face criminal charges after allegedly spiking classmates’ drinks with what most likely was copper sulfate, according to police.
Nearly 600 drivers have been cited under a 10-month-old Rio Rancho ordinance that prohibits the use of electronic devices like cell phones while driving, and police department officials said they’ve seen a significant decrease in car crashes in the city already.
ALBUQUERQUE — Cleveland and Rio Rancho high schools closed out the 2014-15 school year by winning spring sports championships in the Duke City.
In his 15 years as a competitive hot-air balloon pilot, Ray Bair of Rio Rancho said he has won every award possible — except first place.
When Cubby was discovered on Valentine’s Day by animal rescue NMDOG, the 6-year-old heeler-corgi cross was missing his hind legs.
It had to get smaller before it could get bigger.
Despite rainy weather, the first Metro Public Safety Day held in Rio Rancho was a success, organizers said.
With some memories of four years at Rio Rancho High School revisited during commencement exercises Monday morning at Santa Ana Star Center, it was only appropriate that some advice for the future would be dispensed by those who had “been there, done that.”
Cleveland High School Prinicipal Scott Affentranger, the only principal in the school’s six-year history, didn’t have any “lawnmower” analogies to provide inspiration for the Class of 2015.
The City of Rio Rancho is on track to make upwards of $500,000 this fiscal year from $75 fees levied on water users who fail to pay their bills on time, prompting one city councilor to propose an overhaul of the city’s pay structure to limit the hardship faced by low-income residents.