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Albuquerque, NM, United States

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Past articles by Matt:

VIDEO: Quick thinking Plano cop saves child from choking to death

A 17-year veteran of the Plano Police Department is being praised after he kept a child from choking to death last month. → Read More

'Greater-than-anticipated' cracks found in $70M McKinney ISD stadium

According to Chief Financial Officer Jason Bird, officials with McKinney ISD noticed the cracking in January of this year. → Read More

Watch: North Texas motorcyclist captures close-call wreck on GoPro

The crash happened at Custer Road and McDermott Drive in Plano on Saturday. → Read More

Texas teachers can pack heat; Florida lawmakers pushing for options

The issue of making schools safe is on the minds of every school and parents in America. In North Texas, two districts think they have found the best approach, which involves giving employees guns. → Read More

Astros' win huge for Albuquerque, younger players

Bregman and Giles leave behind blueprint for younger players to follow ​ → Read More

World Series: Longtime strength coach talks Bregman’s performance

ALEX BREGMAN HOUSTON ASTROS LA DODGERS ELEVATE PHW ADRIAN GONZALES → Read More

Matt Howerton's Saturday Weather Forecast

WEBVTT MATT: GOOD SATURDAY MORNING TOYOU, NEW MEXICO.A WONDERFUL SHOT OF THE SANDIAMOUNTAINS AS THE SUN STARTS TOPOKE ITS HEAD ABOVE THEMOUNTAINS AS IT STARTS OURSATURDAY MORNING HERE IN THEDUKE CITY.GETTING STARTED TODAY, YOU NEEDA JACKET TODAY.HEADED OUTSIDE, IT IS PRETTYCHILLY.FREEZE WARNING STILL IN EFFECTACROSS SOME AREAS IN NEW MEXICO.A WARM-UP TOMORROW.TEMPERATURES WILL BEGIN TOREBOUND… → Read More

Matt Howerton's Friday Forecast

Weather anchor Matt Howerton brings you the latest weather updates. → Read More

Police investigating after man seen taking pictures of kids at bus stop

ALBUQUERQUE, NM — Residents at St. Anthony Apartments in Albuquerque were greeted by disturbing letters left on their doors Thursday. The letters, were a warning from management. According to the piece of paper, a man has been reportedly seen taking pictures of children getting on and off the bus at a nearby stop. Albuquerque Police say that they’re actively investigating the incident. A… → Read More

Locals heading to World Series

The Huston Astros and Los Angeles Dodgers are headed to the World Series, and two Albuquerque Natives, Alex Bregman and Ken Giles, play for the Huston Astros. → Read More

Matt Howerton's Friday Weather Forecast

WEBVTT THINK -- MATT: I THINK THINGS WILL BE WEWILL SEE A COOLDOWN THISWEEKEND.MY FALL DAY, TEMPERATURES ACROSSTHE STA COOL.BREEZY TEMPERATURES.HIGHS IN THE 60'S.SUNNY AND WINDY IN ALBUQUERQUETODAY.73 R RANCHO.LET'S TALK ABOUT THE WINDS.WE WILL SEE THEM WITH IN THEAFTERNOON HOURS -- WHIP UP INTHE AFTERNOON HOURS.SOME OF THESE WILL COST UP TO 40MILES PER HOUR.BE PREPARED FOR THAT.THESE WILL STAY… → Read More

Matt Howerton's Thursday forecast

Weather anchor Matt Howerton brings you the latest weather updates. → Read More

APS employee arrested for promoting prostitution

A maintenance supervisor at APS has been arrested for promoting prostitution. → Read More

Deputies spending hours transporting suspects after Torrance County jail closes

ALBUQUERQUE, NM — Deputies with the Torrance County Sheriff’s Office are spending more time behind the wheel, and less time patrolling neighborhoods in the wake of the Torrance County Detention Center closing. The privately-run jail closed its doors at the end of the September, leaving a little over 70 inmates belonging to Torrance County up in the air. Last week, Sheriff Heath White inked a… → Read More

Hollywood agent based in Albuquerque talks Weinstein sex scandal

Hollywood agent based in Albuquerque talks Weinstein sex scandal Weinstein facing numerous sex abuse allegations WEBVTT HOSPITAL, ONE OF THEM DIED.WE WILL KEEP YOU UPDATED WITHANY NEW DETAILS.FOR THE LAST 8 DAYS, SCANDAL HASROCKED HOLLYWOOD.HARVEY WEINSTEIN, ONE OF THEFILM INDUSTRY'S MOST PROMINENTPRODUCERS, HAS BEEN FIGHTING OFFACCUSATIONS OF RAPE AND SEXUALHARASSMENT.MANY OF HIS… → Read More

Some donations ruled out for Keller in runoff

Some donations ruled out for Keller in runoff Goods and services can't be donated per committee WEBVTT HOWERTON IS HERE WITH MORE.MATT: DOUG.KELLER AND LEWIS ARE LOOKING FORANY ADVANTAGE THEY CAN GET AHEADOF ELECTION DAY.BUT SINCE KELLER CHOSE TO RUN ACAMPAIGN PAID FOR WITH PUBLICFUNDS, HE'LL BE GETTING LESSHELP.TAKE A LOOK.>> THIS TURNOUT IS REALLYTREMENDOUS.MATT: IT'S A BATTLE FOR… → Read More

Councilor proposes businesses share costs, work with APD on crime plans

ALBUQUERQUE, NM — A new bill spearheaded by Councilor Pat Davis would offer businesses in Albuquerque the opportunity to partner with the city to create specific crime plans for their area, and to share the costs when it comes to executing those plans. The bill was introduced at a council meeting this week. In a nutshell, Davis wants to give businesses an opportunity to band together and… → Read More

Governor wants additional $6.5 million for Bernalillo County DA

Governor wants more money for Bernalillo County DA → Read More

GPS darts now being used by deputies to prevent dicey pursuits

ALBUQUERQUE, NM — A handful of squad cars for the Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Office are now equipped with GPS tracking darts that shoot out and stick to a suspect’s vehicle during dangerous high-speed chases. The goal, according to Sheriff Manuel Gonzales, is to deescalate a chase while maintaining surveillance of the suspect or suspects. The futuristic technology is called “StarChase” --and it… → Read More

Local football coaches and parents mixed about kneeling during anthem

Local football coaches and parents mixed about kneeling during anthem First local varsity games played since NFL protests WEBVTT GAMES TONIGHT.SHELLY: HE HAS THE REACTION FROMTHERE.MATT:rt FOOTBALL IS A SPORT THATBRINGS US TOGETHER.BUT RIGHT NOW, PROTESTS IN THENFL HAVE MANYrt TAKEN -- TAKINGSIDES.>> IT'S A NUMBNESS YOU WANT TOSUPPORT THE PEOPLE, YOUUNDERSTAND THAT THERE'S ISSUESTHAT NEED… → Read More