A lack of jobs and opportunity in New Mexico is causing some families to make a hard choice about leaving the state. Those who are packing up their families and moving to Denver do it for reasons that often come down to cash: The pay is better, the variety and types of jobs available are plentiful, and the ability to snare promotions and move up careerwise can be too hard to pass up.
My family is none of your business. Or is it? Studies show that children from good families are more likely to succeed at school, be healthier mentally and physically, and avoid criminal activity. Healthy families are the immune system in our society. Given these facts, shouldn’t our leaders be asking the question “how can we promote a culturally competent model of healthy families?”
A man remains a fugitive of justice after several raids lead to the arrests of Luis Briseño's crew. Believed to have ties to the Sinaloa Cartel, Briseño is believed to be still at large in Ciudad Juárez, if not "six feet under for losing all that dope."
On February 21, 2017 we shared a story about a goup of teens that went on a property crime spree that lead to the murder of Steven Grececke in his driveway. The following story talks about one of the teens, Ryan Archibeque, 19, going to trial to determine should be sentenced as an adult or a child. Dr. Barry Fields said the teen has “basically been a well-functioning individual for most of his life.”
Wednesday, March, 29- US Customs seized $1 million worth of cocaine when a 22 year old American tried to smuggle 31.5lbs in the gas tank of his SUV through the Santa Teresa Port of Entry.
New Mexico leads the nation in the percentage of babies born into Medicaid families – which can be taken as a reflection of the state’s high poverty rate or an indication that government here takes care of its own. A survey conducted by the Kaiser Family Foundation shows us the numbers.
A columnist from the Albuquerque Journal lost her son to heroine addiction. Joline Gutierrez Krueger said she never knew her son had a problem until it was too late.
Sunday, at the Circle K on Lomas and Eubank, a man was stabbede to death after getting into a fist fight with another man. The victim was on his way to dinner with his mother and grandmother.
Guardians or conservators appointed by the DOA to oversee an elderly person deemed "incapacitated" by the state, are essentially allowed to block visitation from family members and are given complete control over the estate of the elderly person. Many of these elderly have died before seeing their fully grown adult children.
Is society coming unglued? many yooung people seem to not have been touch by the moral glue which holds a civil society together. This moral glue earlier was passed from generation to generation. What has ended that process in many families?