SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) - New Mexico and nearly a dozen tribes in the state will share more than $660,000 in federal grants for historic preservation projects. The funding is being awarded by the National Park Service to help communities protect their historic places, traditions and cultures.
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) - New Mexico will continue its push to crack down on drunken drivers through the Labor Day weekend as part of a national effort. The campaign began Friday and will run concurrently with the state's 100 Days and Nights of Summer, in which drivers can expect more DWI checkpoints, saturation patrols and more officers on the road through the end of September.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - Police say a female driver pulled over for suspected DWI in Albuquerque tried to breastfeed her child as officers were interviewing her. They say Natasha Abrams failed field sobriety tests Thursday night. Albuquerque TV station KOB reports Abrams' 5-month-old child was given to her parents after they arrived on the scene. Police officers with a DWI unit were sent to assist a Bernalillo County sheriff's deputy who had stopped an erratic driver and smelled alcohol on her breath
ROSWELL, N.M. (AP) - An arrest warrant has been issued for a man accused of fatally shooting a woman during an argument inside a Roswell hotel room. Roswell police filed the criminal complaint in court Friday and obtained an arrest warrant for 35-year-old Jeremy Hawkins, who remains at large. They say Hawkins is facing an open count of murder and four other criminal counts in connection with the death of 31-year-old Ashley Sena of Roswell
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