ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) - A Manzano high school grad isn't just valedictorian of her class. She's the valedictorian of all of Albuquerque Public Schools.
Katherine Cordwell has the highest grade-point average in APS history: a 5.0.
Cordwell earned straight A's, took advanced-placement courses and more than 36 high school credits when she only needed 25 to graduate.
Katherine will walk with the rest of her class at graduation Saturday.
She plans to go to the University of Maryland where she'll major in math.
A District Court judge has ordered city leaders respond to a petition filed by an animal activist on the city's trap-neuter-return approach of managing feral cats.
Police responded to dozens of weather-related crashes in only a matter of hours Sunday.
A small plane crashed at about 8 a.m. Sunday morning on the Canyon Rim Trail near N.M. 502 and the entrance of Los Alamos.
Albuquerque's famous Bugg Lights Christmas can now be seen every night until Christmas Eve.
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Sunday night in Albuquerque and around the world people gathered for candlelight vigils to remember the loss of their children.