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Regular sodas replaced with diet drinks at City Hall ahead of Santa Fe's soda tax vote

SANTA FE, N.M. (KRQE) – The decision to enact a so-called Soda Tax in Santa Fe will be left up to the voters in May, but this week people got a surprise when they showed up to work at City Hall. 331 more words


Man accused in officer’s slaying rejects plea deal

LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — An Ohio man accused in the 2016 slaying of a police officer in New Mexico has rejected a plea agreement, clearing the way for a trial later this year. 101 more words


T-shirt critical of Governor Martinez stirs reaction

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – Whether you’re a Republican or Democrat and you run for public office, any politician can be subject to satire.

One New Mexico artist has created a T-shirt that doesn’t portray Gov. 323 more words


LANL installs pod for breastfeeding moms, first of its kind in New Mexico

LOS ALAMOS, N.M. (KRQE) – The Los Alamos National Laboratory has found a new, more accommodating way to support its breastfeeding employees.

The Mamava pod was installed in the Oppenheimer Study Center last week and LANL already plans to install another in the coming weeks in a more secure area. 234 more words


Parents accuse Belen priest of making discriminatory comments against Muslims

BELEN, N.M. (KRQE) – In the center of town, sits Our Lady of Belen and the St. Mary’s Catholic School.

“They have school mass every Wednesday morning,” said Paulette Tafoya. 354 more words


Select New Mexico kids get once in a lifetime opportunity

SAN DIEGO (KRQE) – Twenty-six children from the Boys and Girls Club in New Mexico had a spring break they will never forget. Three days and two nights in San Diego, California at Sea World was just the tip of the iceberg. 428 more words


School officials: Alamogordo student passed out prescription drugs to classmates

ALAMOGORDO, N.M. (KRQE) – An investigation is underway after prescription drugs were passed out to students at a New Mexico middle school.

Alamogordo Public Schools says a student brought Xanax to school and gave them out. 46 more words