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.
Police: Man Dies After Shooting at an Albuquerque Car Wash | New ... - U.S. N...
27 Mar 2017 at 5:26pm
Albuquerque JournalPolice: Man Dies After Shooting at an Albuquerque Car Wash | New ...U.S. News & World Report
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) ? Albuquerque police are investigating a shooting at a car wash that has left a man in critical condition.Motorcyclist killed at carwashAlbuquerque JournalAPD: One dead after shooting at car wash near Coors and QuailKOB 4all 12 news articles »
Deportations could devastate NM's economy - Albuquerque Journal
27 Mar 2017 at 12:01pm
Albuquerque JournalDeportations could devastate NM's economyAlbuquerque Journal
If the undocumented immigrant population in New Mexico
disappeared, the state could lose tens of millions of dollars each year in federal money and local taxes. That's according to estimates from the state's de facto demographer, Robert Rhatigan ...and more »
NM has highest rate of Medicaid-covered births - Albuquerque Journal
28 Mar 2017 at 12:05am
Albuquerque JournalNM has highest rate of Medicaid-covered birthsAlbuquerque JournalNew Mexico
leads the nation in the percentage of babies born into Medicaid families ? which can be taken as a reflection of the state's high poverty rate or an indication that government here takes care of its own. medbabies According to figures from ...and more »
Governor says New Mexico is facing a crisis soon - KRQE News 13
27 Mar 2017 at 2:31pm
KRQE News 13Governor says New Mexico is facing a crisis soonKRQE News 13ALBUQUERQUE
(AP) ? Gov. Susana Martinez says New Mexico is facing a crisis and soon will not be able to sign checks or pay contracts and that employee furloughs are possible. She outlined the state's dire fiscal situation during a luncheon with ...Gov. says furloughs could start next monthAlbuquerque JournalNew Mexico
governor warns of furloughs, fiscal crisisThe Daily ProgressThe Latest: Governor says New Mexico
is facing a crisis soonKFDAKOB 4 -Albuquerque Business Firstall 17 news articles »
Enchanted images: Event showcases fine art photography from New Mexico - Albu...
26 Mar 2017 at 12:01am
Albuquerque JournalEnchanted images: Event showcases fine art photography from New MexicoAlbuquerque Journal
The annual event showcases fine art photography from New Mexico
curated by four jurists and filed into seven categories, with awards presented in each division. Visitors can win a chance for a $100 Visa gift card by completing a People's Choice Award ...
Housing upsurge - Albuquerque Journal
19 Mar 2017 at 11:49pm
Albuquerque JournalHousing upsurgeAlbuquerque JournalALBUQUERQUE
? The law of supply and demand is firmly at work in Albuquerque's resale housing market. Based on the first two months of the year, with tight inventory the story in most neighborhoods, Realtors are hopeful that the peak spring ...
NM consumers could get more ID protection - Albuquerque Journal
26 Mar 2017 at 12:02am
Albuquerque JournalNM consumers could get more ID protectionAlbuquerque JournalNew Mexico
, Alabama and South Dakota are the only states that don't have a notification law, said Paul Stull, president and CEO of the Credit Union Association of New Mexico
. ?This is the very first time that New Mexico
is giving consumers a tool to ...
Xcel to build NM's largest wind farm - Albuquerque Journal
21 Mar 2017 at 10:27pm
Albuquerque JournalXcel to build NM's largest wind farmAlbuquerque Journal
The New Mexico
facility, called the Sagamore Wind Project, will cost about $865 million, providing about 300 construction jobs and 20 to 30 full-time positions once it begins operating in 2020. Chicago-based Invenergy LLC will build the wind farm for Xcel.and more »
Relief, uncertainty swirl in New Mexico over health care - Albuquerque Journal
24 Mar 2017 at 3:21pm
Albuquerque JournalRelief, uncertainty swirl in New Mexico over health careAlbuquerque JournalALBUQUERQUE
? Republican plans to overhaul former President Barack Obama's Affordable Care Act were derailed indefinitely Friday, but not before state insurance regulators warned of a ?major potential impact? for New Mexico if some of the GOP ...Senators voice concerns with health overhaulKOB 4all 12 news articles »
Albuquerque Zoo Welcomes New Tiger - U.S. News & World Report
21 Mar 2017 at 3:54am
Albuquerque Zoo Welcomes New TigerU.S. News & World ReportALBUQUERQUE
(AP) ? The Albuquerque zoo has welcomed a new tiger after going nine months without one. The ABQ BioPark zoo's last tiger, an 18-year-old Bengal tiger named Scout, was euthanized in June because it was suffering from liver ...and more »