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Albuquerque Downtown Grants

Albuquerque, NM (KKOB) — The City of Albuquerque’s Metropolitan Redevelopment Agency is launching two downtown revitalization initiatives this fall to support economic recovery downtown.The City has $500,000 in American Rescue Plan Act funding to use toward grants of up to $30,000 each for small businesses that occupy vacant street-level property or that expand a current…MORE

Balloon Lawsuit

Albuquerque, NM (KKOB) — Although the NTSB has not officially confirmed if the drugs tested for in hot air balloon pilot Nicholas Meleski, contributed to the crash, a wrongful death lawsuit was submitted today on behalf of the survivors of a victim who was one of five people killed on June 26th in Albuquerque’s deadliest…MORE

The Good News File: Our Town

Rio Rancho (KKOB) — When Mel Sussman and his wife moved to Rio Rancho from the east coast, they noticed that something near and dear to their hearts was missing from their new home.  “We saw that there were community theaters in Albuquerque and Santa Fe, but none in Rio Rancho,” said Sussman. So, in late 2019,…MORE

The Good News File: Just Keep Climbing

Albuquerque, N.M. (KKOB) — At just fourteen years old, Turner Liotta has traveled to places so remote, fewer than 10,000 people have been lucky enough to catch a glimpse of them. He has climbed what mountaineers refer to as ‘big walls’, summited glaciers, and spent weeks on end camping in extreme temperatures. His hard work, and…MORE

The Good News File: Activate the Alleys

(Albuquerque, N.M.) KKOB — Mixed in with the tall brick and stucco buildings in downtown Albuquerque, there’s a bright and colorful property next to the old Fire Stone store on Central Ave. and Seventh Street. It’s called OT Circus, and inside you’ll find a proud supporter of the neighborhood’s burgeoning art scene. Victoria Vandame is the…MORE

The Good News File: A flower for your thoughts

(Edgewood, N.M.) – When the pandemic hit, Nancy Brady was fraught over the idea that she had to stop visiting the hospice patients she had been volunteering to keep company. She originally joined Compassus, a local home-based care provider, as a volunteer because she missed helping people after retiring from a fulfilling career as an art…MORE

Take A Ride On Us

This Thanksgiving weekend DON’T DRINK & DRIVE! Take a Ride on Us instead. Open the Uber App and will pay up to $10 for your ride. Use the code THANKS2021. This code is valid from Monday, November 22nd, 2021 starting at 12 noon through Monday, November 29th, 2021 ending at 3am for the first 2,500…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

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