ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) - Approval for a new urban Target near Uptown in Albuquerque will translate into hundreds of jobs.
The 160,000 foot Target will be built at Louisiana Boulevard and Indian School Road.
The $20 million store will have parking on the ground level and the store on the second floor.
The year long project will break ground in March of next year and employ 200 construction workers.
Once open, there will be about 200 jobs.
A winter storm warning has been issued for Albuquerque and surrounding areas through 11 p.m. Thursday.
Tempers flared Wednesday night at the Albuquerque Public Schools Board of Education meeting as the firestorm over teacher evaluations and student testing continues.
An Albuquerque man says an emergency vet clinic turned away his dying dog because he didn't have enough cash in his pocket to pay to save him. The dog later died.
Closing arguments wrapped up Wednesday in the final sentencing phase of John McCluskey's federal murder trial. The same jury that convicted him of killing an Oklahoma couple, must now decide whether McCluskey should face the death penalty.
Meeting 211 goes to the University of New Mexico Lobos. The Lobos and New Mexico State renewed their rivalry on a basketball court Wednesday night with the Lobos winning 79 to 70.
MMA fighter Holly Holm has more than a fight to talk about this week. Holm also has a major sponsor in her corner.