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.
Casa San Ysidro leader has passion for New Mexico - Albuquerque Journal
30 Apr 2016 at 12:15am
Albuquerque JournalCasa San Ysidro leader has passion for New MexicoAlbuquerque Journal
She said her time as tour coordinator let her meet the docents, understand how the museum works as well as the relationship between Casa and Albuquerque
Museum ? the museum's website explains that Casa San Ysidro is a program of the museum.and more »
New Mexico sues Texas oil company for lease payments - Albuquerque Journal
29 Apr 2016 at 8:53am
Albuquerque JournalNew Mexico sues Texas oil company for lease paymentsAlbuquerque Journal
This Tuesday, March 8, 2016 photo provided by the New Mexico
State Land Office shows an oil-and-water mixture on the ground at a waste-water disposal site serving the oil and gas industry outside Eunice, N.M.
The State Land Office wants the Midland, ...and more »
Here's what happens after a New Mexico mass layoff - Albuquerque Business First
29 Apr 2016 at 3:03pm
Albuquerque Business FirstHere's what happens after a New Mexico mass layoffAlbuquerque Business FirstAlbuquerque
has layoffs on the brain this week after news of a reported 215 layoffs at Intel in Rio Rancho. Being laid off is a tough blow to receive but there are some rules that have been put in place to protect workers. These rules are outlined by ...
New Mexico Labor Film Festival aims to get community involved - Albuquerque J...
29 Apr 2016 at 12:05am
Albuquerque Journal (blog)New Mexico Labor Film Festival aims to get community involvedAlbuquerque Journal (blog)
The event encircles the world with nine films, four states, seven cities and seven film festivals in two countries. This year's festival is also in conjunction with the second annual ?Gracias Bus Tour,? put on by the New Mexico
Federation of Labor. The ...
Here are all the mass layoffs in New Mexico since the start of 2015 - Albuque...
26 Apr 2016 at 2:39pm
Albuquerque Business FirstHere are all the mass layoffs in New Mexico since the start of 2015Albuquerque Business First
In comparison, Comcast, which has 450 employees at a new
bilingual call center, would have to issue a WARN notice if it was laying off 149 people or more. Why the difference? For a plant closing, the employer must give notice if a site will be shut ...New Mexico
awaits fate of troubled Intel Rio Rancho plantAlbuquerque Journalall 36 news articles »
Why Did the Former Republican Gov. of New Mexico Join the Libertarian Party t...
27 Apr 2016 at 8:37am
Democracy Now!Why Did the Former Republican Gov. of New Mexico Join the Libertarian Party to Run for President?Democracy Now!
We are on the road in Albuquerque
, New Mexico
, where we speak with the state's former two-term Republican Governor Gary Johnson about why he is now running for president as a Libertarian. He could become the only third-party candidate on the ballot in ...and more »
University of New Mexico under national attention for the wrong reasons - KOA...
25 Apr 2016 at 4:19pm
KOAT AlbuquerqueUniversity of New Mexico under national attention for the wrong reasonsKOAT AlbuquerqueALBUQUERQUE
?The University of New Mexico's recent investigation by the Department of Justice is getting national attention. The DOJ has already investigated the Albuquerque Police Department, and continued negative press hurts the city and the ...and more »
Number of mental health patients up 4 in New Mexico - Albuquerque Journal
25 Apr 2016 at 11:42pm
KRQE News 13Number of mental health patients up 4 in New MexicoAlbuquerque JournalALBUQUERQUE
? The number of New Mexicans who got mental health and substance abuse treatment in programs administered through the state increased by 4 percent last year over the previous year, according to the Human Services Department.More people accessing mental health services in New Mexico
KRQE News 13all 139 news articles »
Albuquerque records best job growth since 2007 - KOAT Albuquerque
26 Apr 2016 at 10:03pm
KOAT AlbuquerqueAlbuquerque records best job growth since 2007KOAT Albuquerque
According to officials, that was good news considering that sector's job growth has been stagnant recently. Overall, the state of New Mexico's
job growth wasn't all too hot. Since March, the growth was only 0.4 percent. The state is still ranked 44th ...
New Mexico floats near the bottom in construction employment - Albuquerque Bu...
26 Apr 2016 at 2:56pm
Albuquerque Business FirstNew Mexico floats near the bottom in construction employmentAlbuquerque Business First
New data from the Associated Builders and Contractors shows that in March, the construction unemployment rate was 14.2 percent in New Mexico
. While that's better than the 14.8 percent rate one year ago, it's not much improvement. But the year-over-year ...and more »