Her love for the law won't stop when she steps off the bench tomorrow for the very last time, but 13th Judicial District Court Judge Violet Otero says it's time to hang up her robe and retire.
Belen residents will be getting a bit of a reprieve from a scheduled increase on their city utility bill that was to take effect beginning next month.
Of the seven attorneys who were interviewed by the Judicial Nominating Commission on Monday to replace retiring District Court Judge Violet Otero, four names have been sent to the governor for her consideration.
It's been a year in the making, but for Wayne Trujillo, organizer of Viva La NM Heritage Music Festival, the time has come to share his vision of bringing top New Mexico bands to one place — Valencia County.
Seven attorneys have submitted their applications to the judicial selection nominating commission for the judicial vacancy due to the pending retirement of District Court Judge Violet Otero, who will step down from the bench on June 21.
Anticipating a modest increase in revenues, the Belen City Council unanimously approved a preliminary 2014-15 fiscal year budget last week that would represent a 6.18 percent increase to the general fund.
Even though the Primary Election is less than a week away, one Belen city councilor is hoping that they can clarify its sign ordinance to make it clear when campaign signs can be erected in the Hub City.
Los Lunas police are asking for the public's help in locating two people who they say robbed a Los Lunas business last week.
While some people might not have the monetary means to contribute to their favorite charity or local organization, most can pitch in their time and effort for a good cause.
A New Mexico State Police officer, who has been on leave from his position, was arrested Thursday after police say he put a man repossessing his vehicle in a choke hold.
Sheriff's deputies are still trying to figure out who shot and killed a San Clemente man in his home last week.
The mother of a teenager charged with the murder of a 12-year-old boy has been arrested on charges that she didn't do enough to prevent her son's actions.
The Rio Communities City Council will soon be considering adopting three different ordinances dealing with health and safety, nuisances and animal control.
The city of Belen is without a city manager after the council unanimously voted not to hire the mayor's nominee.
Two months after the Belen City Council voted down a special-use zone change that would have allowed for a crematorium in the Hub City, the funeral home owner has filed an appeal in district court.
Now that spring has arrived, more people are out in the city parks enjoying time with family and friends.
Eleven months after someone intentionally set fire to Adelante's Bargain Square, the local nonprofit agency is finally moving forward with rebuilding its Belen thrift store.
A Los Lunas attorney has been selected by Gov. Susana Martinez to fill the vacancy created by the retirement of District Court Judge William Sanchez.