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Archive for December 17th, 2012

  • Plans to privatize Cannon housing delayed

    December 17, 2012 • State NewsComments Off

    CLOVIS, N.M. (AP) — A plan to privatize housing at Cannon Air Force Base will be delayed but officials expect the 50-year deal to update and add housing won’t interfere with growth at the Clovis base. Construction of 677 new homes and renovations on...

  • Enviros worry about Arizona’s control of wolves

    December 17, 2012 • State NewsComments Off

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Environmentalists pushing for the release of more Mexican gray wolves in Arizona and New Mexico are worried federal regulators are allowing Arizona to control the process and severely limit releases. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife...

  • Late Albuquerque-raised rocker honored by school

    December 17, 2012 • State NewsComments Off

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Renowned rock drummer Randy Castillo will have his name adorn the performing arts center at West Mesa High School in Albuquerque. Castillo died at in 2002 from cancer at age 51 after years playing with Ozzy Osbourne, Motley Crue and...

  • Storm makes driving tough; icy I-40 briefly closed

    December 17, 2012 • State NewsComments Off

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Drivers across much of New Mexico are facing tough road conditions as a wintry storm that led to the brief closure of a stretch Interstate 40 leaves the state. The state Transportation Department closed a stretch of I-40 about 70...

  • NM woman’s Santa collection a jolly sight

    December 17, 2012 • State NewsComments Off

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Lots of families have beloved holiday decorations, but Jeri Gonzales takes Christmas collectibles to another level. If you visit her red-painted living room between Thanksgiving and New Year’s, you’ll be greeted by hundreds...

  • Conn. gunman had hundreds of rounds of ammunition

    December 17, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    President Barack Obama pauses as he delivers a speech at an interfaith vigil for the victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting on Sunday, Dec. 16, 2012 at Newtown High School in Newtown, Conn. A gunman walked into Sandy Hook Elementary School...

  • After landslide, Abe says Japan has difficult road

    December 17, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

    Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda reacts during a press conference after his Democratic Party of Japan made a big loss in parliamentary elections in Tokyo Sunday, Dec. 16, 2012. Noda has resigned as chief of the DPJ to take responsibility for the...