Livestock, New Mexico 41, Estancia, NM
Despite the fact that the railroad was named the Santa Fe Railroad, it did not come to Santa Fe. In fact it was named after the Santa Fe Trail. Santa Fe raised money to built their own tracks linking to the main line. Now, it is used by NM’s Railrunner.
Political Rookie Begaye Sees a Need for Change in Navajo Government
Russell Begaye, who represents the Shiprock, New Mexico, chapter on the Navajo Nation Council, has announced his candidacy for Navajo president.
Begaye, 61, is the third Shiprock resident to join the race. He will face opponents Duane “Chili” Yazzie and Donald Benally – two career politicians from Shiprock – in the August 26 primary election. Also running for president are Myron McLaughlin, Kenneth Maryboy, Moroni Benally, Chris Deschene and the tribe’s only two-term president, Joe Shirley Jr.
What the Hell Is Wrong With Albuquerque Cops?
After a 16 month investigation, the DOJ report on the Albuquerque Police Department (APD) was released and it concluded that “APD engages in a pattern or practice of unconstitutional use of violence and use of deadly force… and the use of less than lethal force…” and “system deficiencies that cause or contribute to the use of excessive force”, such as substandard training of officers, inadequate community policing, institutional failures in the investigation of shootings and accountability system, an aggressive culture among officers, a disconnect between officers and the community over this aggressive behavior, lack of use of the crisis intervention team and weak civilian oversight.
Zoo shots! This is our feline appreciation post.
Welcome new follower(s)! This account serves as an rp blog for a personification of the state of New Mexico. (Not Hetalia related) For those who aren’t here for that, there are a few things you might want to blacklist/block, especially the first one:
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