Indigenous Peoples Day | NMPBS ¡COLORES!

Indigenous Peoples Day | NMPBS ¡COLORES!

>>Kamerick: Melanie, thank you for joining us. How did this movement to change Columbus Day to Indigenous Peoples Day gain traction?>>Yazzie: Around 2013, 2014… it was a student movement, actually. It was established at UNM. And so, UNM Kiva Club, which is the native student organization on campus, really spearheaded trying to get the sealRead More Indigenous Peoples Day | NMPBS ¡COLORES!

Former Clovis PE coach breaks parole in Albuquerque

Former Clovis PE coach breaks parole in Albuquerque

P-E. COACH ARRESTED FOR D-W-I TWICE IN THREE MONTHS IS BACK BEHIND BARS– THIS TIME IN ALBUQUERQUE. STEPHEN WHITTENBERG WAS ARRESTED IN SEPTEMBER 2017 AND THEN AGAIN IN NOVEMBER 2017 FOR D-W-I. AFTER PLEADING GUILTY IN BOTH CASES HE WAS SENTENCED TO NINE MONTHS, FOLLOWED BY TWO YEARS PAROLE. ACCORDING TO JAIL RECORDS– WHITTENBERG WASRead More Former Clovis PE coach breaks parole in Albuquerque

Indigenous Peoples’ Day

Indigenous Peoples’ Day

>>ON MONDAY, NEW MEXICO WILL CELEBRATE CONTRIBUTIONS OF INDIGENOUS PEOPLE TO THE STATE. EARLIER THIS YEAR, GOVERNOR MICHELLE LUJAN GRISHAM, SIGNED A BILL TO OFFICIALLY REPLACE COLUMBUS DAY WITH INDIGENOUS PEOPLES DAY. NEW MEXICO HAS JOINED A HANDFUL OF STATES TO SCRAP THE FEDERAL OBSERVANCE WHICH NATIVE PEOPLE SAY REPRESENTS GENOCIDE, AND, INSTEAD CHOOSES TORead More Indigenous Peoples’ Day

Bernalillo County to go over new plans to South Valley

Bernalillo County to go over new plans to South Valley

YOUR INPUT ON PLANS TO THE SOUTH VALLEY.. BERNALILLO COUNTY AND THE OPEN SPACE DEPARTMENT ARE HOLDING A PUBLIC MEETING AT THE WESTSIDE COMMUNITY CENTER TONIGHT.. THEY WILL GO OVER UPDATED PLANS FOR THE SOUTH VALLEY POOL, LITTLE LEAGUES, THE WESTSIDE COMMUNITY CENTER, AND LOCAL PARKS.. THE MEETING STARTS AT 6 AND THE PUBLIC ISRead More Bernalillo County to go over new plans to South Valley

Couple loses $7,000 after Club Rio Rancho closes

Couple loses $7,000 after Club Rio Rancho closes

RUINED WHEN CLUB RIO RANCHO SHUT DOWN. TONIGHT THEY’RE SPEAKING OUT, AND SO IS A FORMER MINORITY OWNER OF THE COUNTRY CLUB. NEWS 13’S AARON DRAWHORN HAS MORE ON THEIR WEDDING WOES. AARON? THIS COUPLE IS NOT LOOKING TO GET RICH. THEY’RE SUING TO GET THEIR SEVEN THOUSAND DOLLARS BACK. . IMAGES OF WEDDING DAYSRead More Couple loses $7,000 after Club Rio Rancho closes