New Mexico

An Arizona man is suing after he was shot in the head by New Mexico sheriff following a chase in a front-end loader.

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A rapidly changing climate means there’s no longer a “typical” year on the Colorado Plateau. That’s confirmed by a long-term study of bugs in the Jemez Mountains of New Mexico.

US Forest Service

Federal and state officials have reached an agreement they say will strengthen their relationship as they work to improve forest conditions in New Mexico.

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More wells are needed to measure uranium plumes in a major aquifer in western New Mexico, state environmental officials said.

As things begin to dry out again in New Mexico, members of the arid state's congressional delegation are looking for ways to combat water scarcity here and across the American West.