Fri, 24 Feb 2017 22:41:25 GMT
A panel of House lawmakers has reached what supporters are touting as a compromise as consumer advocates push to rein in the payday and title loan industry in New Mexico. The measure approved Friday by the House Business and Industry Committee calls for banning small loans with payback periods under 120 days.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 11:45:32 GMT
Twenty-five hundred Texans led by Brig. Gen. Henry Hopkins Sibley moved up the Rio Grande Valley in the early months of 1862.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 07:59:25 GMT
U.S. Rep. Louie Gohmert speaks during the Tyler Young Professionals Network Luncheon at Jack Ryan's in Tyler, Texas, on Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017. Former U.S. Congresswoman and mass shooting survivor Gabrielle Giffords, left, talks with Democratic New Mexico Sen. Daniel Ivey-Soto in Santa Fe, N.M., on Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 03:52:32 GMT
The Attorney General's Office claims The Pinnacle Law Center, Balanced Legal Group, Real Estate Law Center and several individual attorneys are targeting homeowners in foreclosure, claiming they can help them get their loans modified or stop foreclosure. The homeowners hand over several thousand dollars and get nothing in return.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 23:24:00 GMT
A vehicle accident in New Mexico has forced the closure of the eastbound lanes of Interstate 10 in southeastern Arizona.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 23:23:59 GMT
This undated image provided by the New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum shows one of three conceptual rendering of the proposal chile pepper license plate for New Mexico. With red and green chile saturating nearly every facet of life in New Mexico, a legislative panel on Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017, put its support behind a measure that calls for the creation of a special license plate adorned with the hot peppers.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 21:16:33 GMT
New Mexico's two senators have introduced legislation they say has been years in the making to set aside tens of thousands of acres as wilderness on opposite ends of the state in areas recently designated as national monuments. But ranchers from some rural communities fear the designations will amount to another layer of bureaucracy aimed at pushing them from the land.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 21:16:32 GMT
Meteorologists expect abnormally dry, warm weather to follow New Mexico's unseasonably warm February, creating concern about the snowpack in the northern part of the state. Experts say warm weather could threaten NM snowpack SANTA FE - Meteorologists expect abnormally dry, warm weather to follow New Mexico's unseasonably warm February, creating concern about the snowpack in the northern part of the state.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 19:04:09 GMT
With red and green chile saturating nearly every facet of life in New Mexico, a legislative panel is supporting a measure to adorn special license plates with the hot peppers. The House Transportation and Public Works Committee on Thursday gave a favorable recommendation to the legislation sponsored by Republican Rep. Cathrynn Brown of Carlsbad.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 14:33:48 GMT
Thrice-married Millicent Rogers, an oil heiress and friend of James Bond's creator Ian Fleming and movie stars such as Clark Gable, was a fashion icon photographed in magazines in the 20th Century. MacLeod and Jerry Bellune love traveling together and spending their children's inheritance.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 10:21:30 GMT
According to the New Mexico Legislature , House Bill 166, proposed by Representative Rick Little, overwhelmingly passed the House by a 53-13 final vote, last week. With a 50% progression to becoming state law, if enacted, this bill would exempt hemp from the state's list of controlled substances thereby setting the stage for New Mexicans to annul federal prohibition of hemp.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 06:19:41 GMT
The New Mexico House of Representatives has approved a budget bill that would hold general fund spending steady at $6.1 billion for the fiscal year starting in July. Democratic lawmakers pushed through the bill on a 37-32 party-line vote.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 02:17:47 GMT
Harvest Gold considers forming mutual domestic Forming a mutual domestic water users association would help residents get access to state funds to repair the system Check out this story on Daily-Times.com: http://www.daily-times.com/story/news/2017/02/22/harvest-gold-considers-forming-mutual-domestic/98257446/ Harvest Gold resident Susan Moreland, center, and fellow community members attend a meeting with New Mexico Environment Department and San Juan County officials on Tuesday at McGee Park in Farmington to discuss forming a mutual domestic water users association. At left, Harvest Gold resident Robin Stephens asks questions on Tuesday about forming a mutual domestic water users association during a meeting at McGee Park in Farmington.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 21:59:57 GMT
Former U.S. Congresswoman and mass shooting survivor Gabrielle Giffords is stepping into a tense debate about whether to require background checks on most private gun sales in New Mexico. Giffords and her national gun-safety advocacy group Americans for Responsible Solutions on Wednesday threw their weight behind efforts to build a broader support in New Mexico for bills designed to keep guns out of the hands of convicted criminals, perpetrators of domestic violence and the mentally ill.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 08:12:56 GMT
As New Mexico's state legislature talks about possibly legalizing recreational marijuana, KOB's Caleb James looks at what that could do for the state. Will it mean millions of dollars, and no more money troubles? The scenic drive straight up Highway 285 is no doubt the shortest shot to the Colorado state line - about three hours from the Albuquerque metro area.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 01:34:21 GMT
A New Mexico Senate panel is delaying its first deliberations about increasing the state's authority to impose administrative penalties against oil and natural gas companies for violations of operating and environmental regulations. The Senate Conservation Committee on Tuesday postponed discussion of the bill from Democratic Sen. Richard Martinez of Espanola that would allow the New Mexico Oil Conservation Division to impose administrative penalties of up to $10,000 a day for violations of the Oil and Gas Act.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 20:49:54 GMT
Chef Ryan Numair from Mas Tapas Y Vino joined New Mexico Living in the kitchen to make one of their signature dishes, Start with olive oil in a hot pan, add the shrimp, spices and follow with white wine. Cook it down until the wine makes a sauce and serve.