ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) - Former governor Bill Richardson will take on some new duties while helping to monitor Peru's presidential runoff election.
Richardson will be part of an organization of American delegation that will monitor the June 5th vote.
Peru has been the site of massive protests, stemming from leftists who oppose the conservative candidate, who is the daughter of the ex-president Alberto Fuji-Mori.
He is in prison on human rights violations.
Fuji-Mori is also accused of sterilizing tens of thousands of poor women to curb population growth.
A Sheriff's Deputy who was fired for forging a certificate of completion for a training course she did not complete caught a break from the New Mexico Law Enforcement Academy Board.
It's been 11 years since a woman was buried alive after a tractor-trailer full of sand turned over onto her car.
Roswell has seen a major increase in burglaries this year and a lack of officers might be to blame.
Celebrating one of his personal heroes, President Barack Obama praised Nelson Mandela as the last great liberator of the 20th century, urging the world to carry on his legacy by fighting inequality, poverty and discrimination.
Operation Gingerbread arrived in Albuquerque Tuesday for an event to raise funds for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.
The Game and Fish Department is looking for a poacher who killed four deer.