An ATM, a million bucks and a trip to Vegas

LAGUNA PUEBLO (KRQE) – The Laguna Development Corporation got its first inkling that something was missing the summer of 2013. Over the course of many months, it became clear to the corporation that the ATM in the Route 66 Pit Stop was coming up short. By the early part of last month, the scope of the […]

FSU shooter worked as Doña Ana County prosecutor

Related Coverage ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – A former New Mexico lawyer who’s accused of opening fire inside a library on the Florida State University campus Thursday had been “struggling with a developing mental disorder” and told Las Cruces police that he thought he was under surveillance. Florida police say Myron May, 31, shot and wounded three […]

More colleges looking at students’ social media

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – More colleges than ever said they are looking at social media pages to see which students applying will get in and which ones won’t make the cut. With so many social media sites from Facebook to Twitter to Instagram to Youtube, there is lots of opportunity for public posts to become a problem. […]

NM Dr. accused of drinking on job, sleeping with patients

HOBBS, N.M. (KRQE) – A Hobbs doctor has been suspended from practice because of allegations he had sex with patients, was drunk on the job, left some women giving birth unattended and that’s just the beginning. The allegations are outlined in this notice of suspension from the state medical board. Dr. Christopher Driskill who practices […]

NM Dr. accused of drinking on job, sleeping with patients

HOBBS, N.M. (KRQE) – A Hobbs doctor has been suspended from practice because of allegations he had sex with patients, was drunk on the job, left some women giving birth unattended and that’s just the beginning. The allegations are outlined in this notice of suspension from the state medical board. Dr. Christopher Driskill who practices […]

News Briefs: Woman accused of killing boyfriend

Valencia County Sheriff Woman accused of killing boyfriend TOME, N.M. (KRQE) – A Tome area woman has been arrested for murdering her boyfriend. Valencia County deputies say 29-year-old Andrea Kaesberg stabbed 33-year-old Elfego Orona in the back Wednesday night at a home off Highway 47. Sheriff’s investigators have not released a motive. Kaesberg is being […]

Lobos fall to Boston College

Hugh Greenwood helps cancer awareness ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – The first game in their trip to Puerto Rico did not turn out in their favor. The University of New Mexico suffered their first defeat of the season, falling to Boston College 69 to 65 in the Puerto Rico Tip Off Tournament. The Lobos lost more than […]

NM advocates preparing for immigration changes

In this photo taken July 1, 2014, two-year-old Adriana Ortez holds her stuffed animal, as she and her mother, Dayana Ortez, of El Salvador, wait to board a bus leaving the city bus station in McAllen, Texas. Ortez and her daughter, were released on their own recognizance by U.S. Customs and Border Protection Services after […]

Franklin’s Shoni Schimmel brings ‘Rez Ball’ back to NW

WASHINGTON, DC – JULY 27: Shoni Schimmel #23 of the Atlanta Dream shoots against the Washington Mystics at the Verizon Center on July 27, 2014 in Washington, DC. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty […]

West Linn’s Will Matthiessen says he’s accepting a baseball scholarship offer at Stanford

In what’s been a popular week for West Linn underclassmen to declare their college athletic intentions, Will Matthiessen became the latest, making a verbal commitment to Stanford baseball. Matthiessen announced his decision on Twitter. The Lions junior was all-Three Rivers League first-team as first baseman, and second team as a pitcher last spring. I’m very […]