EDDY COUNTY, N.M (KRQE) - Officials say there is another confirmed case of rabies in Eddy County and this time in a skunk.
Two dogs encountered the animal on the 1400 block of north Guadalupe. Both were bitten but were both up to date on their rabies vaccines.
In the past year rabid raccoons, skunks and foxes have all been found in the county.
About 30 people who came in contact with them have had to get shots and dozens of pets have had to be put down.
In an effort to address the growing problem the desert willow veterinary clinic is hosting a vaccination event this Saturday.
It is from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
The cost is $10 per animal.
An Albuquerque Police officer involved shooting over the weekend marks the fifth since late October and city officials are taking notice.
A woman was stolen from her daughter's car, a woman who died more than five years ago.
Albuquerque police shot and killed a man Sunday night after responding to an assault call near UNM.
Deputies were led on a chase around 4 p.m. Monday after a person called 911 to report their vehicle had been stolen and was being driven recklessly around Albuquerque.
New Mexico could have hundreds of millions of dollars more to spend as legislators get ready to put together next year's budget in the upcoming legislative session.
Organizers of the Gildan New Mexico Bowl are hoping to shed the disappointing attendance numbers that weighed down the event last year when the Colorado State Rams and the Washington State Cougars face off Dec. 21.