ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) - Locals are paying tribute to the brave men and women and their families this Memorial Day.
A public Memorial Day Celebration is being held Monday at Sunset at Memorial Park in Albuquerque.
Mayor RJ Berry will pay tribute to those who have served in the Military and Military Cadets will be rendering a salute to individual grave sites of veterans.
Another celebration was held at New Mexico Veterans Memorial Park, with music and other elements in honor of veterans.
Governor Susana Martinez attended a tribute Monday morning at Santa Fe National Cemetery.
She's ordered all flags be flown at half-staff in honor of American troops who have died.
In Rio Rancho people crowded alongside Country Club Drive to watch a special Memorial Day parade.
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.
Sunday night in Albuquerque and around the world people gathered for candlelight vigils to remember the loss of their children.
Department of Agriculture officials are warning customers to not get burned when buying firewood.
Church groups, parents and teachers met Sunday at the 20th annual Albuquerque Interfaith Convention. State education reform was their central focus.