Oct. 13, 2015
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A Clear Cut Extreme

US Forest Service offers $5,000 reward for those responsible for clear cutting hundreds of trees in Santa Fe National Forest

There are no leads yet, but a $5,000 reward still stands in connection with the arrests and convictions of those responsible for clear cutting a couple hundred trees near the Santa Fe ski basin.

Tuesday, October 13, 2015 Thomas Ragan

Morning Word: Gas Prices Rise

Production slowdown leads to a 10 percent jump

Wall Street is getting excited about crude oil again, and that's not particularly good news for consumers.

Tuesday, October 13, 2015 Peter St. Cyr

Cops on Camera

Santa Fe Police seek funds to add body cameras to equipment list

The Santa Fe Police Department is pursuing the purchase of 90 body cameras, priced at $795 each, and is asking City Council to add $42,741 to their budget to support the expected costs of just over $7

Tuesday, October 13, 2015 Elizabeth Miller

Morning Word: Property Crimes Plague NM Cities

Fewer police officers and drug addictions contribute to the problem

Newly released FBI crime statistics show that New Mexico led the country in burglaries per capita last year. Some cities had rates six times higher than national average.

Monday, October 12, 2015 Peter St. Cyr

Last Call

Blue Rooster shuts its doors, citing too much competition from new bars and free music

One year to the day after opening Blue Rooster as Santa Fe's downtown destination bar for the gay community, friends and family helped dismantle its interior decorations.

Friday, October 9, 2015 Julie Ann Grimm

This Weekend

Axle Contemporary puts the spotlight on Santa Feans.

Check out oil paintings of local residents, pay tribute to Gene Kelly and Fela Kuti, buy local produce and hear a lecture on animal intelligence.

Friday, October 9, 2015 SFR

Morning Word: Duran Gets More Time

Judge resets preliminary hearing for Dec. 1

Secretary of State Dianna Duran and her attorney have a little more time to prepare for a preliminary hearing. 

Friday, October 9, 2015 Peter St. Cyr

Wheel These Guys Back In

Thieves stealing mountain bikes from atop cars, inside homes

At least five valuable mountain bikes have been stolen in the city during the last week, often from cars parked at retail locations after the cable locks securing those bikes were chopped, says the Santa F...

Thursday, October 8, 2015 Elizabeth Miller

Trump Gets Trumped

Too busy trying to find jobs, some of Santa Fe's undocumented workers say they harbor no hard feelings toward Trump

As Mexico itself enters into the fray of Donald Trump politics, lampooning the contentious Republican candidate recently in a Mexico City theater, here in Santa Fe, the reaction to the man is mixed in...

Thursday, October 8, 2015 Thomas Ragan

Morning Word: Dems Want to Broaden Background Checks

Entrenched in the country's gun culture, Republicans have no interest in allowing a vote

A week after the mass shooting in Oregon, Democrats in the US Senate are preparing new legislation to broaden federal background checks. 

Thursday, October 8, 2015 Peter St. Cyr

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