Jackie Kent, KRQE News 13

Jackie Kent

KRQE News 13

Albuquerque, NM, United States

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Recent:
  • KRQE News 13
Past:
  • WWLP-22News
  • KAMR Local 4 News
  • KRON 4 News
  • WISH-TV
  • NBC4 Columbus
  • WDTN

Recent articles by Jackie:

City councilors proposing new, updated trails on the west side

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – Miles of more trails for walking, biking, and even horseback riding could be coming to Albuquerque’s west side. A couple of city councilors want to use city-owned open space to make it happen. People who already love Albuquerque’s many trails say there could always be more. “They’re amazing. They’re amazing. Compared to some […] → Read More

Investigators track ammunition in fatal film set shooting

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Authorities pursued new leads Tuesday on possible sources of live ammunition involved in actor Alec Baldwin’s fatal shooting of a cinematographer on the New Mexico set of a western movie, as they searched the premises of an Albuquerque-based firearms and ammunition supplier. The search took place after a provider of […] → Read More

Bandelier National Monument seeking tips on latest poaching cases

NEW MEXICO (KRQE) – Park rangers at Bandelier National Monument are looking for the person or persons responsible for poaching two animals over the weekend. “The national park inside Bandelier National Monument, we don’t allow hunting,” Chief Ranger Dennis Milligan explained. However, over the weekend, U.S. park rangers said they found an elk killed illegally near […] → Read More

Official: Man dies in apparent Sipapu snowboarding crash

VADITO, NM (KRQE) – A 28-year-old snowboarder from Rio Rancho died at Sipapu Ski and Summer Resort this weekend, according to Taos County Sheriff Jerry Hogrefe. Hogrefe said it appears Jario Hernandez hit a tree while going down the mountain at the resort on Saturday, though the investigation is ongoing. The resort is about 45 […] → Read More

City pushing for affordable housing complex in North Valley

The City of Albuquerque wants a retail project to go along with that affordable housing project on 4th, south of Candelaria. → Read More

Lawmakers push for more independent oversight of CYFD

New Mexico lawmakers are calling for CYFD to be more transport and have more accountability after the department is involved in recent cases. → Read More

Estancia requires people be ‘legally armed’ to enter town meetings, ACLU threatens lawsuit

ESTANCIA, NM (KRQE) – A civil rights group is calling out a New Mexico town that will soon be requiring people to be “legally armed” to enter town meetings. Estancia Mayor Nathan Dial said the new rule set to go into effect Dec. 7 doesn’t mean everyone will be armed with a weapon. “‘Legally armed’ […] → Read More

Multi-vehicle crash kills 1, critically injures 5

ALBUQUERQUE, NM (KRQE) – A crash involving three cars and a motorcyclist in northeast Albuquerque killed one person and left five others in critical condition, according to officials. Albuquerque Fire Rescue said it happened around 7 p.m. Saturday at Montgomery and Morris. News 13 will provide updates on air and online as they become available. → Read More

City councilors propose investments in public safety, facilities

The funding that officials say could have gone toward a new stadium for New Mexico United could be directed toward reducing crime and homelessness. . → Read More

Colorado governor calls out New Mexico’s mask mandate

SANTA FE, N.M. (KRQE) – The mask debate continues. This time, it’s governor versus governor. Colorado Gov. Jared Polis said last week he won’t be requiring masks like New Mexico and will be leaving it up to counties, even as their cases keep climbing. He’s claiming masks haven’t helped improve New Mexico’s case count. Gov. Michelle […] | Local News from KRQE News 13 in Albuquerque, New Mexico → Read More

Las Vegas high school coach under investigation for treatment of players

LAS VEGAS, N.M. (KRQE) – Players on a New Mexico girls basketball team say they’ve had enough of their coach, claiming she’s verbally abusive. They’re refusing the play unless the district hires a new coach at West Las Vegas High School and now, the New Mexico Public Education Department is checking out their claims. Gabriella Salinas’ […] | Local News from KRQE News 13 in Albuquerque, New Mexico → Read More

Locals questioning placement of new ‘Welcome to Albuquerque’ signs

The five new welcome signs come with a $400,000 price tag, paid for by taxpayers. One of the signs near the South Valley has sparked a firestorm on social media. → Read More

APS dealing with supply chain issues

The district is looking to businesses and universities that may have overbought supplies. School cafeterias are also substituting some meals based on food availability. → Read More

What’s next for New Mexico United after stadium bond fails?

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – After voters soundly rejected the idea of a publicly financed soccer stadium, New Mexico United says they are giving up on building downtown but they’re keeping an open mind on some of the more affordable strategies other teams have taken. In the meantime, they hope to keep playing at Isotopes Park. “We’ll […] → Read More

Two incumbents lose city council seats

Former City Councilor Dan Lewis, who served District 5 from 2009 to 2017, is leading incumbent Cynthia Borrego. → Read More

Thousands in Bernalillo County turn out for Election Day voting

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – County officials are hopeful about the turnout for the heated Albuquerque mayoral race, soccer stadium bond, and much more on the Nov. 2 ballot. Bernalillo County Clerk Linda Stover says more than 14,000 people voted in just the first five hours of the polls being open Tuesday. The busy sites are typically […] → Read More

DA’s Office working to prevent another backlog of officer-involved shooting cases

Now, the Bernalillo County District Attorney's Office is looking for more special prosecutors to make sure it doesn't fall behind again on police shooting cases. → Read More

VIDEO: NMSP rescue injured hiker near Cabezon Peak

New Mexico State Police made their first helicopter high-angle hoist mission to rescue an injured hiker, and it was all caught on camera. → Read More

NMSP: Woman in critical condition after gun goes off during argument

NEW MEXICO (AP) –Police say they have arrested a man believed to have shot a woman in the head while she was driving him down the highway near Grants, in western New Mexico. The pair, believed to be boyfriend and girlfriend, started arguing Wednesday while driving down Interstate 40 in a Ford Mustang, New Mexico State […] → Read More

Parking enforcement officer busted for parking in crosswalk

An Albuquerque man snapped a photo of the city employee in an Albuquerque Parking Division van parked in a crosswalk and posted it to the city's 311 app. → Read More