Category Archives: Uncategorized

Push for more broadband service in East Mountains

(News Release) Bernalillo County – Commissioner Charlene Pyskoty is focused on addressing the unique challenges of bringing expanded broadband internet services to the East Mountains within Bernalillo County, which includes the Village of Tijeras. Broadband speed and reliability have long been a concern of area residents, but the issue has become urgent with the coronavirus (COVID-19) public…MORE

Crackdown on tobacco in New Mexico

Santa Fe, NM (KKOB)–In just a couple of weeks, the rules will change for buying or selling tobacco in New Mexico. The Tobacco Products Act goes into effect on January first. It increases the minimum legal age to buy tobacco to 21 years, and also creates new licensing requirements for tobacco retailers. New Mexico had…MORE

FBI offers up to $2,000 reward in Albuquerque robbery

(PRESS RELEASE) Albuquerque, NM (KKOB)  The FBI is offering a reward of up to $2,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the unidentified man who robbed an Albuquerque credit union in October. Nusenda Credit Union, located at 6125 Guadalupe Trail NW, was robbed at approximately 2 p.m. on October 29, 2020. The…MORE

2020 Perfect Prediction – Official Rules

2020 Perfect Prediction – Official Rules

96.3 NEWS RADIO KKOB’s “Perfect Prediction Contest” ContestOfficial Rules A complete copy of these rules can be obtained by contacting radio station KKOB ( “Station”), owned and operated by Cumulus Radio LLC, 500 4th Street NW Albuquerque NM 87102, during normal business hours Monday through Friday or by sending a self-addressed, stamped envelope to the…MORE

Cover Up ABQ

We’ve teamed up with Graphic Connection to COVER UP ABQ – Listen to News Radio KKOB to win a logo’d mask – plus we’ve teamed up with Graphic Connection to donate up to 200 masks to an organization in need of masks, you can nominate below. Thank you to our sponsor Tell Us About A Charitable…MORE

TJ’S New Balance Contest – Official Rules

TJ’S New Balance Contest – Official Rules

96.3 and 770 KKOB’s “TJ’s New balance ” Contest Official Rules A complete copy of these rules can be obtained by contacting radio station KKOB (“Station”), owned and operated by Cumulus LLC, 500 4th St NW, Albuquerque, NM  87102, during normal business hours Monday through Friday or by sending a self-addressed, stamped envelope to the…MORE

It’s Warm Enough for Snakes Now

(Albuquerque)-Daytime temperatures are rising and that means snakes are more likely to be active with warmer weather.  That’s part of the warning in Las Cruces where the State Game and Fish Department has put out tips on what to do if you encounter a snake while hiking in open space or in the mountains. First, stop and visually…MORE

New Mexico Prepares for Surge in Coronavirus Cases

(Albuquerque)-New Mexico’s peak period for coronavirus cases is expected to be in about two weeks…and a new study shows the state could come up short on ICU beds. But Dr. David Scrase, the Human Services Dept. Secretary, says the actions of New Mexicans could help alleviate that problem:  he says if everyone in New Mexico…MORE

APS Grab & Go Meals New Schedule

(Albuquerque)-Albuquerque Public Schools is changing its schedule for the Grab & Go Meals that have been handed out since schools closed a few weeks ago. Spokeswoman Johanna King tells Newsradio KKOB those meals will now be served only three days a week…and they’ve also condensed the hours.  They found that fewer people showed up during the…MORE

State of NM Assisting Pueblos

(Albuquerque)-The state of New Mexico is helping pueblo tribes now to put up roadblocks.  It’s to keep non-tribal members off the reservations due to coronavirus.  The sickness has spread through at least three of the pueblos and the expectation is for the virus to affect other people. New Mexico has 19 pueblo tribes.MORE

There is no custom code to display.