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NEW MEXICO OFFICE OF THE ATTORNEY GENERAL: AG Balderas Secures Jail Sentence for Woman Who Stole Thousands of Dollars from Elderly Patients

Today, Attorney General Hector Balderas announced that Leanne Bennett was sentenced to one and a half years in the department of corrections for stealing from elderly patients who suffered from dementia.

NEW MEXICO OFFICE OF THE ATTORNEY GENERAL: NM Attorney General’s Office Statement on New Mexico Racing Commission Decision

Please see the below statement from the New Mexico Office of the Attorney General, attributable to David Carl, Press Secretary, regarding today’s decision at the New Mexico Racing Commission

NEW MEXICO ENVIRONMENT DEPARTMENT: New Mexico Environment Department Approves Funding for Seven Projects Related to Volkswagen Settlement Allocation

The New Mexico Environment Department (NMED), under the leadership of Governor Susana Martinez, is pleased to announce the Volkswagen Steering Committee has approved funding for seven projects in the first funding cycle of New Mexico’s Volkswagen Settlement Allocation.

NEW MEXICO ENVIRONMENT DEPARTMENT: New Mexico Environment Department Issues Notice of Violation to United States Air Force for Failing to Properly Address Groundwater Contaminated with Per- and Poly-Fluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS)

The New Mexico Environment Department (NMED) has determined that Cannon Air Force Base is operating in violation of the New Mexico Water Quality Act (WQA) and its correlated Ground and Surface Water Protection Regulations.

NEW MEXICO HIGHLANDS UNIVERSITY: Contract Awarded for Historic Rodgers Hall Renovation

The New Mexico Highlands Board of Regents awarded the primary construction contract for the historic Rodgers Hall renovation to Franken Construction Company at a public hearing Nov. 19.

These 2-year schools have the worst 'on time' graduation rates in the U.S.

University of New Mexico-Los Alamos Campus, New Mexico State University-Alamogordo and University of New Mexico-Valencia County Campus are among two-year schools in the U.S. with the lowest 'on time' graduation rates, according to a Higher Education Tribu

NEW MEXICO SUPREME COURT: Supreme Court Suggests Sanctions For Deficient Legal Briefs in Appeals Santa Fe

The New Mexico Supreme Court today advised state courts to impose appropriate sanctions on attorneys who submit deficient legal briefs in cases.

NEW MEXICO SECRETARY OF STATE: Bipartisan State Canvassing Board Unanimously Certifies 2018 General Election Results

New Mexico’s State Canvassing Board met today in Santa Fe and unanimously certified the official results of the 2018 general election.

NEW MEXICO SECRETARY OF STATES: Bipartisan State Canvassing Board Orders Automatic Recount in House District 20, Sets Date for Certification of Recount Results

New Mexico’s State Canvassing Board – comprised of Governor Susana Martinez, Secretary of State Maggie Toulouse Oliver, and Chief Justice Judith Nakamura – met today in Santa Fe and officially ordered an automatic recount of the House District 20 general election results.

ROSWELL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: OM Wellness Spa Holiday Open House on Dec. 14

Come to mingle, watch demos, take a class, meet the staff and shop for the Holidays! Refreshments & giveaways complete the fun!

These 4-year schools have the worst 'on time' graduation rates in New Mexico

Navajo Technical University, University of Phoenix-New Mexico and Institute of American Indian and Alaska Native Culture and Arts Development have the lowest 'on time' graduation rates among four-year schools in New Mexico, according to a Higher Education

These 4-year schools have the top 'on time' graduation rates in New Mexico

Santa Fe University of Art and Design, Southwest University of Visual Arts-Albuquerque and Brookline College-Albuquerque have the best 'on time' graduation rates among four-year schools in New Mexico, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of fe

NEW MEXICO OFFICE OF THE ATTORNEY GENERAL: AG Balderas Secures More Than $60,000 Disbursement for New Mexico Legal Aid

Today, Attorney General Hector Balderas announced the successful disbursement of more than $60,000 to New Mexico Legal Aid.

NEW MEXICO HIGHLANDS UNIVERSITY: Business Students Participate in Ethics Competition

New Mexico Highlands University business students participated in the Fourth New Mexico Business Ethics Case Competition Nov. 9 – 10 at the University of New Mexico.

MESALANDS COMMUNITY COLLEGE: General Obligation Bond D Passes in NM

General Obligation Bond D (G.O. Bond D) was approved. Mesalands Community College is slated to receive $800,000 from G.O Bond D, to renovate and upgrade the Math-Science Learning Center and the Business Office.

LUNA COMMUNITY COLLEGE: Presidential pick withdraws name from Luna search

Luna Community College will continue its search for a president after the LCC Board of Trustees’ initial choice for the position withdrew his name from consideration on Tuesday.

CENTRAL NEW MEXICO COMMUNITY COLLEGE: CNM Hosting Popular Hour of Code Events for Kids

CNM will host the international “Hour of Code” at six CNM locations during Computer Science Education Week, Dec. 3-9.

Health Connections down to nearly last million in capital, according to second quarterly report

An embattled Albuquerque-based nonprofit health insurance cooperative that has been fighting questions about its solvency for more than a year announced in its second quarterly report this year that it's about down to its last million in capital.

VETS FIRST CHOICE: Vets First Choice Adds Chief Financial Officer and Chief Human Resources Officer

Vets First Choice, a leading provider of technology-enabled health care services for companion and equine veterinary practitioners, today announced the recent appointment of Christine Komola as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer and Jim Young as Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer.

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