ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) - A fire likely caused by lightning is burning in the Carson National Forest near the Colorado border.
The Chino Fire was reported Thursday evening and is burning in ponderosa pine north of Tres Piedras and about four miles south of the Colorado state line.
On Friday morning New Mexico State Forestry reported the fire was estimated at 15 acres and was not threatening any structures.
One U.S. Forest Service engine crew was on the scene with three other engines en route.
Friday's forecast for the area was for windy conditions below the level of a Red Flag warning.
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.
Police officers were called out to Lovelace Hospital on Saturday after a patient woke up to find his laptop missing.