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Man Charged With Threatening Ronchetti

An Albuquerque man is charged with threatening U.S. Senate candidate Mark Ronchetti. Stephen Yochim is accused of sending emails to Ronchetti and his wife using ethnic slurs and threatening physical violence. Officials say Yochim claims…

997 New COVID-19 Cases in New Mexico

State health officials reported 997 new cases of COVID-19 in New Mexico yesterday. There are now 166-thousand-823 confirmed cases of the virus in the state, including 644 patients in the hospital. The Department of Health…

Man Found Dead in Parking Lot

Police are investigating after a man was found dead in a gas station parking lot. Authorities were called to the scene Wednesday at Central and Western Skies Northeast, where the man was found unconscious. He…

Newly Elected El Paso GOP Chairman Resigns

The chairman of the El Paso Republican Party is resigning after less than a year in the position. Rick Seeberger notified party officials of his resignation on Wednesday, stating that “The GOP’s County Executive Committee…

FBI Wants Couy Griffin Held Without Bond

Federal authorities are requesting that Otero County Commissioner Couy Griffin be held without bond pending trial. Griffin, also the Cowboys for Trump president, was arrested in Washington D.C. in connection with the U.S. Capitol riots…