There's plenty to do, see, and learn in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
Albuquerque is the largest city in the state of New Mexico, United States. It is the county seat of Bernalillo County and is situated in the central part of the state, straddling the Rio Grande. The city population was 545,852 as of the 2010 Census and ranks as the 32nd-largest city in the U.S. As of June 2007, the city was the sixth fastest-growing in America. It has a metropolitan population of 907,755 as of the 2011 Census estimate. Albuquerque is the 57th-largest United States metropolitan area. The Albuquerque MSA population includes the city of Rio Rancho.
Albuquerque is home to the University of New Mexico (UNM), Kirtland Air Force Base, Sandia National Laboratories, Lovelace Respiratory Research Institute, and Petroglyph National Monument. The Sandia Mountains run along the eastern side of Albuquerque, and the Rio Grande flows through the city, north to south.
New Mexico is star of filmmaking exhibit - Albuquerque Journal
24 Jan 2017 at 12:05am
Albuquerque JournalNew Mexico is star of filmmaking exhibitAlbuquerque JournalALBUQUERQUE
? Don't miss the new lights, camera, action exhibit of ?Hollywood Southwest? featuring New Mexico's extensive history in film and TV debuting next month at the Albuquerque Museum of Art and History, 2000 Mountain Road NW.
Police: Homeowner shoots and kills suspected burglar in southwest Albuquerque...
22 Jan 2017 at 10:16am
KRQE News 13Police: Homeowner shoots and kills suspected burglar in southwest AlbuquerqueKRQE News 13ALBUQUERQUE
(KRQE) ? Albuquerque Police say a homeowner is not facing charges after shooting and killing a suspected burglar. Police say around 11:30 p.m. Saturday they received a call from someone in the 9500 block of Sunburst Rd. SW ...and more »
Thousands join Albuquerque rally on women's rights - KRQE News 13
21 Jan 2017 at 3:34pm
KRQE News 13Thousands join Albuquerque rally on women's rightsKRQE News 13ALBUQUERQUE
(KRQE) ? Thousands of people from all over the state joined the Women's March at Civic Plaza in Albuquerque on Saturday morning. They packed the plaza's every corner, as locals joined a national movement on women's rights.'This city came together'; thousands gather to support rightsAlbuquerque Journal[PHOTOS] Albuquerque
Women's MarchNew Mexico Political ReportThousands gather for Washington Women's March in Albuquerque
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Kick-starting NM startups - Albuquerque Journal
23 Jan 2017 at 12:05am
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? Peter Soliz, founder and CEO of Albuquerque-based VisionQuest, said his company's rapid retinal screening technology for diabetics might still be languishing in a University of New Mexico lab if it weren't for the federal ...
'Scenic route' gets California couple stranded in NM - Albuquerque Journal
20 Jan 2017 at 4:05am
Albuquerque Journal'Scenic route' gets California couple stranded in NMAlbuquerque JournalALBUQUERQUE
? Maybe they should have taken that left turn at Albuquerque. In any case, a California couple was stranded for several days in western New Mexico after deciding to take ?a scenic route? back to the Golden State and getting stuck on ...and more »
ExxonMobil bets big on southeast New Mexico - Albuquerque Journal
17 Jan 2017 at 9:32pm
Albuquerque JournalExxonMobil bets big on southeast New MexicoAlbuquerque Journal
?With this acquisition, ExxonMobil will challenge the largest-producing companies now operating in New Mexico
,? said Daniel Fine, associate director of the New Mexico
Center for Energy Policy at New Mexico
Tech in Socorro. ?The ExxonMobil acquisition ...and more »
Former representative Heather Wilson nominated to head Air Force - Albuquerqu...
23 Jan 2017 at 10:36pm
Albuquerque JournalFormer representative Heather Wilson nominated to head Air ForceAlbuquerque JournalNew Mexico
is home to three Air Force bases ? Kirtland in Albuquerque
, Holloman in Alamogordo and Cannon in Clovis. ?America and our vital national interests continue to be threatened,? Wilson said in a statement issued by the White House. ?I will do ...
Trump taps former NM
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Cold, wet weather coming to New Mexico - Albuquerque Journal
19 Jan 2017 at 11:49pm
Cold, wet weather coming to New MexicoAlbuquerque Journal
Unlike previous storms this winter, this one will share some love with southern New Mexico
, said Todd Shoemake, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Albuquerque
. ?They really haven't fared all that well this winter, so it will be good ...
New Mexico colleges ranked by how much students make after graduation - KRQE ...
23 Jan 2017 at 5:16pm
KRQE News 13New Mexico colleges ranked by how much students make after graduationKRQE News 13ALBUQUERQUE
(KRQE) ? A list by the U.S. Department of Education ranks New Mexico's schools by what kind of earners they produce. It's no surprise that New Mexico Tech's grads make the most, but it's where the University of New Mexico placed ...and more »
State Police clear Quezada in election complaint - Albuquerque Journal
23 Jan 2017 at 10:06pm
Albuquerque JournalState Police clear Quezada in election complaintAlbuquerque JournalALBUQUERQUE
? The New Mexico State Police said Monday it has closed its investigation into Bernalillo County Commissioner Steven Michael Quezada about whether he failed to properly sign election materials, finding the allegations from a citizen ...State police say Bernalillo County election case is closedKOB.comall 3 news articles »