Category Archives: 770 News

Mother Reports Threats Made by Scammer

Mother Reports Threats Made by Scammer

A SCAMMER CALLS AN ALBUQUERQUE MOTHER AND CLAIMS HER CHILD HAS BEEN INJURED. BUT THE MOTHER, KASSANDRA BARELA, EVENTUALLY FOUND OUT THAT IT WAS A SCAM. CHANNEL 13 NEWS SAYS BARELA GOT THE CALL FROM NEW ZEALAND EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING. SHE SAYS THAT WASN’T UNUSUAL BECAUSE SHE OFTEN GETS BUSINESS CALLS FROM INTERNATIONAL PHONE NUMBERS.…MORE

Council Makeup Remains the Same

Council Makeup Remains the Same

WE NOW KNOW WHAT THE MAKEUP OF THE ALBUQUERQUE CITY COUNCIL WILL BE FOLLOWING TWO RUNOFF ELECTIONS ON TUESDAY. POLITICAL BLOGGER JOE MONAHAN SAYS THERE WAS NO MAJOR PARTISAN CHANGE FOR THE COUNCIL AS IT REMAINS DEMOCRATIC. BUT MONAHAN SAYS WOMEN NOW HAVE THE MAJORITY ON THE COUNCIL, FOR THE FIRST TIME. REPUBLICAN BROOK BASSAN…MORE

More Inmate Lawsuits Filed in Southern NM

More Inmate Lawsuits Filed in Southern NM

MORE FEDERAL LAWSUITS ARE FILED OVER CLAIMS OF ABUSING PRISON INMATES FOR THE DONA ANA COUNTY JAIL IN LAS CRUCES. THE JAIL IS ALREADY INVOLVED IN ONE OF THE BIGGEST INMATE CIVIL RIGHTS SETTLEMENT IN THE U-S. NOW, TWO MORE LAWSUIT HAVE BEEN FILED. ONE IS FOR 42 YEAR OLD SUSAN HYLTON. SHE CLAIMS SHE…MORE

City Wants Your Input on Homeless Center

City Wants Your Input on Homeless Center

ALBUQUERQUE CITY LEADERS WANT YOUR INPUT ON WHERE TO LOCATE THE HOMELESS SHELTER THE CITY WANTS TO PUT UP. MOST PEOPLE SAY THEY JUST DON’T WANT IT IN THEIR BACK YARD. BUT THIS SATURDAY AT THE CONVENTION CENTER AT 9AM, THE CITY HOPES TO HAVE A BETTER IDEA OF WHERE TO LOCATE THE CENTER THAT’LL…MORE

UNM Is In Compliance

UNM Is In Compliance

THE JUSTICE DEPT IS ENDING ITS MONITORING OF UNM’S HANDLING OF SEXUAL MISCONDUCT CASES ON CAMPUS. UNIVERSITY PRESIDENT GARNETT STOKES MADE THE ANNOUNCEMENT AT A BOARD OF REGENTS MEETING TUESDAY. UNM ENTERED INTO AN AGREEMENT WITH THE JUSTICE DEPT IN 2016 AFTER A D-O-J INVESTIGATION FOUND THAT THE UNIVERSITY HAD FAILED TO COMPLY WITH FEDERAL…MORE

LANL Fixes Loss of Nuclear Waste

LANL Fixes Loss of Nuclear Waste

LOS ALAMOS NATIONAL LAB OFFICIALS SAY THEY’VE CORRECTED THEIR INVENTORY AFTER A STATE REPORT SAID THE LAB LOST TRACK OF 250 BARRELS OF NUCLEAR WASTE. ACCORDING TO THE SANTA FE NEW MEXICAN, THE REPORT FOUND RECORDS THAT STILL LISTED THE WASTE AT THE LAB, WHEN IT HAD ALREADY BEEN SHIPPED TO THE WIPP SITE OUTSIDE…MORE

Public Meeting on Medical Pot for Dogs Delayed

Public Meeting on Medical Pot for Dogs Delayed

SOME ADVOCATES ARE URGING THAT THE STATE OF NEW MEXICO ALLOW MEDICAL MARIJUANA TO BE ADMINISTERED TO DOGS THAT SUFFER SEIZURES DUE TO EPILEPSY. THAT IDEA IS A LITTLE PREMATURE ACCORDING TO ALBUQUERQUE VETERINARIAN DR. JEFF NICHOL. HE SAYS IT HAS ROBUST RESEARCH ON THE HUMAN SIDE BUT NO RELIABLE STUDIES YET ON DOGS. NICHOL…MORE

Ten Day Notice for Nuisance Properties

Ten Day Notice for Nuisance Properties

THE CITY OF ALBUQUERQUE TUESDAY TOOK THE NEXT STEP TO ADDRESS TWO NUISANCE PROPERTIES. A CITY CODE ENFORCEMENT OFFICER POSTED A TEN DAY NOTICE AT TWO 7-11 STORES THAT WERE DECLARED A NUISANCE TO PUBLIC SAFETY LAST MONTH. IT GIVES THE PROPERTY OWNERS 10 DAYS TO PUT SAFETY SOLUTIONS IN PLACE, SUCH AS SECURITY GUARDS…MORE

Rent Scammer in NM

Rent Scammer in NM

A RUDE SURPRISE WHEN AN ALBUQUERQUE MAN FINDS SOMEONE HAS LISTED HIS CONDO FOR RENT ON CRAIGSLIST. THE AD APPEARED ON CRAIGSLIST ABOUT A WEEK AGO … AND CURTIS BAYER DIDN’T FIND OUT ABOUT IT UNTIL PEOPLE STARTED STOPPING BY HIS CONDO WITH THE POSSIBILITY OF RENTING IT. IT WAS LISTED WELL BELOW THE MARKET…MORE

The Cost of Ousting Davie

The Cost of Ousting Davie

IT’LL COST UNM 825-THOUSAND DOLLARS TO END ITS RELATIONSHIP WITH FOOTBALL COACH BOB DAVIE. THE ALBUQUERQUE JOURNAL REPORTS THAT THE UNIVERSITY VOTED TUESDAY TO MAKE THE PAYMENTS OVER A 30 MONTH PERIOD. DAVIE HAD TWO YEARS REMAINING ON HIS CONTRACT WHEN IT WAS ANNOUNCED LAST MONTH THAT HE AND THE UNIVERSITY HAD MUTUALLY AGREED TO…MORE

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