1. Video of a vicious hit at a high school football practice has people concerned about what the coach is doing there. It happened during an organized drill in front of the coach, and it appears to be condoned.
2. High pressure over the Four Corners will keep skies mainly clear with temperatures warming into the 80s. Each afternoon there will be enough moisture to touch off scattered showers over the higher elevations.
Full Story: Mark’s Monday Evening Forecast
3. Prosecutors are asking a judge to lock up the suspected getaway driver in the murder of a UNM baseball player.
4. It’s a disturbing arrest—a 12-year-old girl popped for DWI and leading police on a chase with her friends in the car in Alamogordo. Lapel video obtained by KRQE News 13 shows the end of the situation that could’ve ended very badly.
5. A rapist who made a run for it after a judge let him out to visit his new granddaughter was sentenced Monday by that same judge who cut him a break. Judge Cindy Mercer let him have it, putting him away for a long time for his latest sex crimes.
The Evening’s Top Stories:
- Albuquerque city employee accused of raping teenage relative
- Santa Fe’s adopt-a-median program overrun with upkeep problems
- 2nd death in Bernalillo County linked to hepatitis A virus
- New Mexico hopes new signs will help deter wrong-way drivers
- NMDOT: I-40 WB construction work to take place overnight
- Planes, buses move migrants from crowded border shelters
- Albuquerque students inspired by grads to stay in school
- UNM student overcomes hearing loss to graduate early
- Local students lead effort to eliminate plastics in the district
- La Cueva teen awarded new car following Rich Ford contest