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Analysis: Which college softball program grossed the most in New Mexico

University of New Mexico-Main Campus, Luna Community College and New Mexico Highlands University top the list of highest grossing college softball programs in New Mexico in 2016

New Mexico ranks No. 42 on Cato Institute’s K-12 education analysis

New Mexico was rated 10th worst for the performance of its K-12 public education system in a study by the Cato Institute that challenges other influential rankings of student achievement.

Analysis: California, New York, D.C. have most progressive income taxes

California, Connecticut, New York, New Jersey and Washington, D.C., ranked among the U.S. jurisdictions with the most progressive individual income tax systems, according to a recent Tax Foundation analysis.

CITY OF SANTA FE: Santa Fe’s Workers Will See Wage Increase in March

The community of Santa Fe came together in 2007 and decided to adjust the Living Wage with the annual cost of living in order to help ensure that workers’ wages would keep pace with inflation.

NEW MEXICO OFFICE OF THE ATTORNEY GENERAL: AG Balderas Signs Multi-State Letter Urging FTC to Protect New Mexicans from Identity Theft

Today, Attorney General Hector Balderas and a coalition of 31 Attorneys General sent a letter to the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) urging the commission to maintain and strengthen its Identity Theft Rules, which were originally adopted in November 2007.

NEW MEXICO HIGHLANDS UNIVERSITY: President Minner to Speak at Statewide Human Resource Conference

New Mexico Highlands University President Sam Minner is one of the featured speakers at the Society for Human Resource Management of New Mexico’s annual conference in Albuquerque April 1 – 2.

CENTRAL NEW MEXICO COMMUNITY COLLEGE: ABQid Accelerator Joining Forces with CNM Ingenuity

Plans are in motion for the ABQid business accelerator to be merged into CNM Ingenuity, the 501(c)3 enterprise arm of Central New Mexico Community College.

CLOVIS - CURRY COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: New Mexico MainStreet Announces Six Communities Awarded Funding for Projects

Today, New Mexico MainStreet (NMMS) announced their partnership with New Mexico Gas Company for local MainStreet design initiative projects.

State institution: These 2-year New Mexico schools attract the most in-state students

New Mexico State University-Grants, Pima Medical Institute-Albuquerque and Toni & Guy Hairdressing Academy-Albuquerque enrolled the most in-state students of all two-year New Mexico schools, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of fall 2017 da

Analysis: New Mexico ranked 2nd most affected by government shutdown

New Mexico ranked No. 2 among the District of Columbia and the 50 states in a recent analysis by WalletHub.com on how they were affected by the 35-day partial shutdown of the federal government.

Analysis: Albuquerque ranks 37th among largest U.S. cities lacking funds to pay debts.

Albuquerque, N.M. ranks 37th worst among the 75 largest cities in the United States for the handling of its finances, according to a Truth in Accounting (TIA) analysis of municipal data released this month.

SILVER CITY GRANT COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE & CONFERENCE CENTER: The Potala Palace Ribbon Cutting & Grand Opening Weekend on Feb. 8

The Chamber of Commerce will assist with a Grand Opening Weekend Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for The Potala Palace on Friday - February 8 at 2:00 pm.

NEW MEXICO OFFICE OF THE ATTORNEY GENERAL: AG Balderas Secures Multiple Felony Convictions against Criminal Fraudster

Today, Attorney General Hector Balderas announced the successful prosecution of Edward Boysel who fraudulently operated a concealed firearms training business while failing to report his income and unlawfully receiving state benefits.

NEW MEXICO ENVIRONMENT DEPARTMENT: Environment Department moves to hold Air Force accountable for groundwater contamination at Holloman Air Force Base

The New Mexico Environment Department issued a Notice of Violation today to Holloman Air Force Base in response to detected toxic pollutants in groundwater.

NEW MEXICO ENVIRONMENT DEPARTMENT: Gov. Lujan Grisham signs executive order committing New Mexico to essential climate change action

Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham on Tuesday formally ordered that New Mexico will join the U.S. Climate Alliance, fully embracing the goals set by the 2015 Paris Agreement, aligning New Mexico with the U.S. governors and states that have committed to a climate-conscious future and moves to protect people, natural resources and cultural heritage.

New Mexico ranked No. 25 in 2019 business climate index

25 finished at No. 25 among the 50 states in the Washington-based Tax Foundation’s analysis of how states’ tax systems affect their ability to attract and retain businesses.

Albuquerque has 102nd highest home vacancy rate among U.S. metro areas

The number of vacant homes in the Albuquerque area was more than 2,600 in the third quarter of 2018, a an 18-unit decrease over what it was a year ago, according to new real estate numbers reported by ATTOM Data Solutions.

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