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Underground leaked jet fuel headed towards ABQ municipal wells

July 27, 2017 12:22 pm
Underground leaked jet fuel headed towards ABQ municipal wells

ALBUQUERQUE — The jet fuel that has been seeping into the ground for decades from a spill at Kirtland Air Force Base in Albuquerque has migrated thousands of feet toward drinking-water wells connected to the aquifer that provides 60% of Albuquerque’s drinking water, according to at least one report. The leak […]

Albuquerque holds Gay Pride parade

June 10, 2017 7:25 pm
Albuquerque holds Gay Pride parade

This weekend marks Albuquerque’s 41st annual PrideFest, which started Saturday with a march starting at Robinson Park Downtown. Organizers of the festival expected about 14,000 people from throughout the Southwest to attend the various planned events. Due to the mayor’s ART transit project construction, this year’s parade was moved off […]

GOP poll shows Lujan Grisham lead over Pearce in governor race

June 6, 2017 9:47 am
GOP poll shows Lujan Grisham lead over Pearce in governor race

A Republican polling company often used by Rep. Steve Pearce (R) recently found he would loose in a hypothetical matchup against candidate Michelle Lujan Grisham (D) in the race for Governor. There are also a large number of undecided voters in the poll, however the results are within the margin of […]

Trump, Pence announce plan to privatize air traffic control

June 5, 2017 10:46 am
Trump, Pence announce plan to privatize air traffic control

WASHINGTON – Together at the White House on Monday Vice President Pence announced plans to privatize the air traffic control system of the United States. Donald Trump in an unusually scripted speech said “we’re still stuck with a horrible system that doesn’t work, other than that its quite good.” “This is […]

Trump pulls out of Paris Climate Accords for ‘better deal’

June 1, 2017 3:31 pm
Trump pulls out of Paris Climate Accords for ‘better deal’

WASHINGTON–  President Trump on Thursday announced the US will pull out of all agreements 200 other countries agreed to in the Paris Climate Accords, saying he can negotiate a more fair deal for the US. However, the president of France saying the deal cannot be renegotiated. Trump made the announcement […]