LAS CRUCES (KRQE) - The scene looks horrific.
Rats, dog poop, bugs and weapons were all found inside a four-bedroom college apartment where children live. But it is all fake.
There was a mock house on the New Mexico State University campus, where trainees and child advocacy studies students practiced collecting evidence in child abuse cases.
The Southwest Region National Child Protection Training Center based at NMSU trains attendees from San Diego to San Antonio.
They say training, like this, is badly needed to protect the children.
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.