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15-year-old driver shot in head in New Mexico road rage incident  Atlanta Journal Constitution

A road rage incident between a New Mexico man and a car full of teenage boys ended last month with a 15-year-old driver shot in the head and the other driver ...

Las Vegas high school coach not registered with club team  KRQE News 13

New details have emerged about the Robertson High School Wrestling coach accused of running over a junior wrestling coach.

Cardinals are ‘going up tempo’  Albuquerque Journal

Even though the move was just 1.2 miles from West Las Vegas High School to Robertson, ...

St. Michael's honors elders with rout of West Las Vegas  Santa Fe New Mexican

St. Michael's used its victory against West Las Vegas to honor the 1968-69 Horsemen team that capped off a three-peat of state championships that season ...

Clark County schools seek diversity in pursuit of teachers  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Hiring teachers in Clark County is hard, but hiring a diverse pool of educators that mirrors the student population in the Las Vegas Valley is even more difficult.

Las Vegas high school coach accused of hitting wrestling coach with vehicle  KRQE News 13

A high school wrestling coach is behind bars after hitting another coach with his car.

West Las Vegas High School athlete, coach Salomon Esquibel dies, age 68  Albuquerque Journal

SANTA FE, N.M. — When it came to sports, Salomon Esquibel was a don among the West Las Vegas High School Dons. He starred on the gridiron, led his ...

Police: 1 Man Dead in North Las Vegas School Shooting  U.S. News & World Report

NORTH LAS VEGAS, Nev. (AP) — A man was shot and killed Tuesday on the campus of a high school in North Las Vegas, Nevada, police said.

Intimate 'Independent Lens' film documents problems with rural health care  Current

The Providers” examines the challenges of delivering care to patients in northern New Mexico.

Poinciana football gets boost with grant from Riddell, Peyton Manning  Orlando Sentinel

The Poinciana High School football team has been named one of Riddell's "18 in 18" Smarter Football program award winners.

Nevada DMV offers gender-neutral driver’s licenses, ID cards  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Nevada residents who don't identify with a specific gender now have the option to remain gender-neutral on state-issued driver's licenses and ID cards.

West Las Vegas ready to make some noise  Santa Fe New Mexican

Robertson has long been the premier team in the city and one of the best in Class 4A. Gonzales believes West Las Vegas can become a contender as well.

How do N.M. schools ensure coaches don't cross line with their students?  taosnews

The recent arrests of New Mexico high school coaches on sex charges involving underage female students don't shock Richard Tripp.

Mayor of Las Vegas, N.M., finds herself in fight for political life  Santa Fe New Mexican

Las Vegas has a reputation for political wheeling and dealing. But it's hard to remember any mayor facing so much controversy so soon and from so many.

Riddell and Peyton Manning Award New Equipment to 18 Programs for Dedication to Smarter Football  PR Newswire

DES PLAINES, Ill., Sept. 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Riddell and brand ambassador Peyton Manning announced the 18 recipients of the 2018 Smarter ...

Lady Braves hold off Lady Dons | Sports  Santa Fe New Mexican

The second-seeded Lady Braves will play No. 1 Las Vegas Robertson on Friday for the tournament title.

Peyton Manning, Riddell award Stearns football team $10000 equipment grant  Bangor Daily News

Attention to safe football practices has earned the Stearns High School football program one of Riddell's 2018 Smarter Football equipment grants.. Maine news ...

Las Vegas soccer star Matt Polster hopes to join Rangers FC  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Matt Polster, who played high school soccer for Palo Verde and Major League Soccer with the Chicago Fire, is now trying out for Rangers Football Club, ...

‘A big deal’  Albuquerque Journal

SANTA FE, N.M. — Hard work takes La Plaza Little League All-Stars to regional tournament.

Time for conference to give Highlands the boot  Santa Fe New Mexican

For a conference with a history that dates back more than a century, it's time for the RMAC to consider cutting ties with the one member that has proven it.

System Failure: Optic investigation finds 7 more with deficient education licenses  Las Vegas Optic

By Martín Salazar and Mercy López Las Vegas Optic.

Cowboys look to round up some consistency  Albuquerque Journal

SANTA FE, N.M. — It's fair to say that the New Mexico Highlands University football team is coming off a rough season, both on the field and, well, with the field.

‘A beautiful light’ dimmed  Albuquerque Journal

Just 5 foot, 1 inch, Grace Gallegos was a perfect flyer for the West Las Vegas squad that won a state championship in 2015. (Courtesy of Isabel Cavazos).

Women underrepresented in top Clark County School District jobs  Las Vegas Review-Journal

A former superintendent. A graduate of the old Las Vegas High School. A future governor of Nevada. The 11 superintendents who have run the Clark County ...

‘Be kind and happy with them’ – that’s not a bad way to live  Albuquerque Journal

SANTA FE, N.M. — The pink is everywhere this month as a signal of breast cancer awareness. It's hard to miss as the long-standing efforts to promote the ...

‘He’s got a scorer’s mentality’  Albuquerque Journal

SANTA FE, N.M. — D.J. Bustos can't really remember the first time he bounced a basketball. But one of his first memories in the gym dates back to his preschool ...

Las Vegas, N.M., voters elect first female mayor  Santa Fe New Mexican

Tonita Gurule-Giron defeated former Councilor Joseph “Joey” Herrera by just 23 votes in a runoff election Tuesday.

Former Dons standout takes on trainer/mentor role  Albuquerque Journal

SANTA FE, N.M. — Vera Jo Bustos runs summer training camps in New Mexico.

Lady Trojans Suffer Setback Against Questa | Sports  Rio Grande Sun

Sometimes, a stumble may help prevent a fall. The youthful bunch — for the most part — that is the Mesa Vista High School girls basketball team, has risen to the ...

New Mexico grades most Santa Fe schools D or F  Santa Fe New Mexican

More than half of Santa Fe's public schools received D's or F's in statewide ratings this year, leading New Mexico Public Education Secretary-designate ...

Taos Tigers take down Mike's and West in Otero, shoot to thrill in Trinidad  taosnews

Following their usual annual competition rotation, the Taos High School Tigers wrestling team just completed their “eight-day slam” that included two away ...

Belen volleyball sweeps Highland | Sports |  Valencia County News Bulletin

BELEN — An injury-plagued Belen High School volleyball team (3-2) swept Highland on Thursday night (25-10, 25-15, 25-9).

Former Baylor men's basketball coach Dave Bliss hired by Las Vegas high school  ESPN

Disgraced former Baylor men's basketball coach Dave Bliss has been hired as the boys basketball coach and athletic director at Calvary Chapel, a Christian ...

West Las Vegas trying to keep the past in the present  Albuquerque Journal

LAS VEGAS, N.M. – They hail from all over the state. They date back to the 1950s. They even come from schools no longer in existence. And they've created ...

Indigo Theater cures cinematic drought in Las Vegas, N.M.  Santa Fe New Mexican

"Star Wars: The Force Awakens" was the first screening at the Indigo Theater, a new boutique movie house on Bridge Street, a block off the plaza in this ...

Toppers Boys And Girls Golf Teams Win 2018 LAHS Fall Golf Finale  Los Alamos Daily Post

The boys and girls golf teams both won their home tournament, the 2018 LAHS Fall Golf Finale, Monday at the Los Alamos County Golf Course. Teams from ...

Locals complete Air Force basic training  KTNV Las Vegas

Below is list of Las Vegas locals who have completed Air Force basic training. All completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military ...

Vegas Shooting: The Victims

The massacre in Las Vegas on Oct. 1, 2017, was the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history. Here's what we know about the victims.

Cobre softball faces three games to get shot at state championship  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

It wasn't the way the Cobre High School Lady Indians wanted to open the state Class AAAA softball tournament, but they were able to stay alive. On Wednesday ...

51s break out the bats, top Reno in series finale  Las Vegas Review-Journal

The 51s pounded Reno starter Anthony Vasquez on their way to a 15-6 win over Reno in the series finale at Greater Nevada Field.

Riddell And Peyton Manning Award Smarter Football Equipment To 18 Programs  SGB Media

Riddell and brand ambassador Peyton Manning announced the 18 recipients of the 2018 Smarter Football equipment grants and congratulated each program ...

Media mogul remembered as 'fearless advocate' for education whose 'charity was unmatched'  Las Vegas Sun

The staunchest supporters and most outspoken critics of Jim Rogers undoubtedly would agree that so often it seemed that Rogers' tongue dripped with acid ...

Española Volleyball Maintains Size | Sports  Rio Grande Sun

Española Valley High School volleyball coach Damon Salazar gathered his players around him before the optional summer practice, July 6, was set to start.

Former West Las Vegas basketball standout wonders what her UNM job has in store  Albuquerque Journal

In an office usually bustling with energy and life, former West Las Vegas star hoopster Vera Jo Bustos is now part of a lonely staff of two stuck in a…

Remembering Las Vegas’ first national basketball champions  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Paul Son-Dice of Las Vegas, led by former UNLV Rebels Armon Gilliam, Sudden Sam Smith and Greg Goorjian, won the 1984 AAU men's national basketball ...

Database: How many children have experienced school shootings in America?  The Washington Post

The Washington Post has spent the past year determining how many children have been exposed to gun violence during school hours since the Columbine ...

The secret world of Nellis: Inside the military marvel mere miles from the Las Vegas Strip  Las Vegas Sun

On a hot August afternoon, the world is buzzing in the wide-open atrium of the Nellis Air Force Base Exchange. Pilots *fresh* from the day's mission huddle at ...

Knighthawks claim K-9 Division chess championship at Santa Fe Prep  taosnews

In a repeat performance, the Taos Knighthawks Chess Club claimed top honors in the K-9 Division at the Northern Schools Chess League finals held at Santa ...

Report: Man arrested for sex trafficking juveniles also had daughter working for him  KLAS-TV

A 63-year-old Las Vegas man arrested for sex trafficking juveniles also had his adult daughter working for him, according to an arrest report released Thursday.

Behind the brotherhood: Author Carmen Baca on the Penitentes  Santa Fe New Mexican

Over the past century, the visual poetics of the lay New Mexican Catholic religious order Los Hermanos Penitentes have captured the imaginations of countless ...

Innoventure student entrepreneurs find ways to help their own communities  Las Cruces Sun-News

Many times, a successful business idea starts not with a product, but with a problem. Entrepreneurs often see a need in their community as an opportunity to put ...

Southern Nevada's title reign extends well beyond Bishop Gorman football  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Bishop Gorman's football team has won eight consecutive state titles and three straight mythical national championships. But the Gaels are far from the only ...

Lifelong fan finally finds a way to be a Lobo  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE – The burning desire to be a part of the University of New Mexico basketball program never left Vera Jo Bustos – even when she was spurned ...

Ray Lewis promotes love in passionate Hall of Fame speech  Las Vegas Review-Journal

One of the great leaders football has seen, Ray Lewis used his Pro Football Hall of Fame induction speech to call for more enlightened leadership in our country.

Sick student’s selflessness paid back in spades  Albuquerque Journal

Summer Miller-Walfish has always been about helping others. Now the West Las Vegas High School 2007 grad is getting some much-needed help from others.

Rodeo accident leaves sports star paralyzed  Albuquerque Journal

Jeremiah Gouin was looking ahead to a career in the rodeo business and was training for that goal at a camp in Maxwell this week when that dream was ...

What does Bryce Harper like to do in Las Vegas? Sleep and eat In-N-Out  Las Vegas Sun

During Major League Baseball's offseason, Bryce Harper spends most — if not all — of his time in Southern Nevada. Those days are numbered, however, ...

Local Schools Clinch Home Matches | Sports  Rio Grande Sun

The West Las Vegas High School Lady Dons came into Pojoaque on a 15-match winning streak, and looked like they would complete a perfect season in the ...

Sixth Inning Surge Helps Elkettes Outlast Lady Devils  Rio Grande Sun

The bats came out to play for both the Elkettes and Lady Sundevils in Pojoaque Valley's 11-7 victory over Española Valley High School, Monday afternoon.

Northern New Mexico Students Celebrated During Scholarship Award Ceremony  Los Alamos Daily Post

The 2018 Los Alamos Employees' Scholarship Fund award winners. Photo by Andrea Multari/LANL Foundation. LANL FOUNDATION News: ESPAÑOLA—On ...

Anderson’s resignation creates ripple effect in Nevada Legislature  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Nevada Assembly Republican Leader Paul Anderson's decision to step down from the state Legislature will have ripple effects as the party gears up for the 2018 ...

Softball: Santa Fe Indian School faces daunting path to title  Santa Fe New Mexican

The Lady Cardinals head to the winner's bracket semifinals, and Santa Fe Indian School advances to a weather-delayed consolation bracket.

Gunner's injury forces other West Las Vegas boys to step up  Santa Fe New Mexican

Perhaps D.J. Bustos' ankle injury was the best thing to happen to the Dons because it showed them they don't need to rely on him all the time.

New Mexico State Athletics - @NMStateWSOC Entertains Cochise College in Exhibition Match  NMSU Aggies

LAS CRUCES, N.M. – The New Mexico State women's soccer team opens the 2016 season with an exhibition match on Monday, Aug. 15, at noon in the friendly ...

Class 4A volleyball: West Las Vegas sweeps St. Michael's to advance  Santa Fe New Mexican

The St. Michael's girls volleyball team's stay was a short one at the Class 4A state tournament.

More Than 100 Students Receive Scholarships From Los Alamos Employees' Scholarship Fund  Los Alamos Daily Post

LANL FOUNDATION News: ESPAÑOLA—Charlyna Gonzales of Peñasco High School, Khaled Khweis of Taos High School and Wilbur Wang of Los Alamos ...

UNLV starts second half of Mountain West schedule without Ben Carter  Las Vegas Review-Journal

As the second half of Mountain West play begins, two major factors have emerged giving strong indications as to how the rest of UNLV's basketball season will ...

Martinez, Branch Among Coaching Applicants | Sports  Rio Grande Sun

Richard Martinez's appeal is yet to be scheduled, but that didn't stop the former Española Valley High School coach from submitting an application for his old ...

Lincoln County prep sports scores and schedules  Ruidoso News

Lincoln County high school sports schedule scores.

It Takes a Foot Thief  The New York Times

How a clandestine meeting with a conquistador statue's vandal got me thinking about the myths I grew up listening to about the origins of the American ...

Clinton to Call for 'Path to Citizenship' for Undocumented Immigrants  Newsweek

LAS VEGAS (Reuters) - Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton will call on Tuesday for a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants during a ...

NXN Southwest Returning Rankings: Fastest 5,000 Boys  MileSplit

Check out the top returners from the NXN Southwest Region.

Sunday Spotlight: Musician finds the funny side of Norteño culture  Santa Fe New Mexican

Some of Carlos Medina's videos have been viewed as many as 40000 times. Various users have posted comments saying that Medina's comedy is a tribute to ...

Pojoaque Freshman Medals in Two Events | Sports  Rio Grande Sun

Pojoaque Valley High School sprinter Alicia Quintana had a strong finish to her freshman campaign.

LANL scholarships to benefit 73 Northern New Mexicans | Local News  Santa Fe New

Seventy-three students from Northern New Mexico are recipients of scholarships through the Los Alamos Employees' Scholarship Fund.

Celebrations, May 22, 2016 | Celebrations  Santa Fe New Mexican

Doug and Lou Brown are celebrating 50 years of marriage. The couple were married Feb. 19, 1966, in Santa Fe.

2014 Los Alamos Employees' Scholarship Fund Recipients Share Dreams and Gratitude  Los Alamos Daily Post

LANL Director Charles McMillan visits with Mesa Vista High School graduate Jeanette Varela who is the first in her family to attend college, and Pecos High ...

Española Trio Represents North | Sports  Rio Grande Sun

Three weeks ago, one of the state's best setter-hitter duos was not planning to play another volleyball game.

Ex-Rebel Fedde stays patient after Tommy John surgery  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Former UNLV star pitcher Erick Fedde, the Washington Nationals' first-round draft pick last year, is working his way back from Tommy John surgery. He said he ...

BYU Cougars vs. Arizona Wildcats Betting Odds, Analysis, College Football Pick  Bleacher Report

The BYU Cougars and Arizona Wildcats will battle at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale on Saturday night in a game oddsmakers believe to be almost ...

Cristiano Ronaldo’s rape accuser Kathryn Mayorga is seen for the first time since rape claims  Daily Mail

Kathryn Mayorga was spotted near her family's home on the outskirts of Sin City, Las Vegas, sporting dark shades, a floppy hat, a dark top, black jeans and ...

World Champion Vashti Cunningham, Randall's Daughter, Has Her Sights On Gold In Rio

Vashti Cunningham remembers watching the London 2012 Olympic Games in her hotel room each night after competing in the most important meet on her own ...

Photos: Nebraska's highest-ranked commit from each recruiting class since 2002  Omaha World-Herald

Check out the Huskers' highest-ranked commit, according to, from each recruiting class since 2002.

Two come out as victims of priests  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Two men suing the Archdiocese of Santa Fe alleging that as children they were sexually abused by priests gave up their anonymity ...

Los Alamos Employees' Scholarship Fund Awards $422500 To College Bound Students  Los Alamos Daily Post

Seventy-eight New Mexico students received $422,500 in scholarships from the Los Alamos Employees' Scholarship Fund during a special event May 20 at the ...

On top of his game: State’s top racquetball player keeps rigorous pace  Albuquerque Journal

Albuquerque's 44-year-old Raymond Maestas, who is New Mexico's top-ranked men's racquetball player, says he relies heavily on his strength and stamina to ...

Big Ten East dominating recruiting rankings, but Huskers holding their own  Omaha World-Herald

One of our recruiting features at The World-Herald will be a monthly Big Ten recruiting rankings update.

Read an excerpt from YA thriller ‘How to Disappear’ by Ann Redisch Stampler  Hypable

Read an excerpt from How to Disappear by Ann Redisch Stampler, a young adult thriller out on store shelves today!

Obama’s Speech on Immigration  New York Times

Readers differ on the president's decision to act on his own without Congress.

The Curious Case of Michael Loyd, Jr.  Sports Central

Michael Loyd, Jr. was a superstar on the Las Vegas high school basketball scene. He was a do-everything type, leading his team to a 21-5 record his senior ...

Top 500 Girls Outdoor 100m Returners: Sha'Carri Richardson Is In Front To Start 2018  MileSplit

This *content* requires a MileSplit Pro plan. Join Now and select any plan for instant access! MileSplit Pro Join Now Already a Pro member? LOG IN. Who will ...

College Football Picks: Week 4 Predictions for Every Game  Bleacher Report

There are still more than two months until the College Football Playoff selection committee announces its choices for the semifinals, and more than a month until ...

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