Thousands of dollars worth of livestock at two Peralta residences were killed last week by what police were told were packs of dogs.
A 21-year-old corrections officer is facing charges of contributing to the delinquency of a minor and selling or giving alcohol to a minor after deputies found several drunk minors in his house Saturday, two of whom had to be transported to the hospital.
After leading police on a chase through the streets of Belen, almost hitting two officers and driving into a local park, a suspected burglar is now in custody and charged with a slew of crimes.
What better way to show people they matter the most to you than to give them a party?
A Los Lunas woman charged with numerous felony charges for using other people's credit cards for personal purchases has been sentenced to 42 months in federal prison.
While they're happy it's over, two Los Lunas police lieutenants feel fortunate to have been able to attend an intensive training course that will not only help the department, but their futures as well.
For some time now, I've been wanting to rant and rave about the good and the bad customer service I've noticed in and around Valencia County.
The public and the governing body gave their two cents on two different proposed ordinances that will be considered by the Peralta Town Council later this month.
Valencia County and its insurance company, New Mexico County Insurance Authority, is suing a Tomé man for damages he allegedly caused when he crashed into a Valencia County sheriff's deputy two years ago.
A Valencia County sheriff's deputy has filed a civil lawsuit asking for personal injury and money damages regarding a traffic crash in October 2011.
The nine candidates seeking the four seats on the Rio Communities city council spoke last week about the issues they want to tackle if elected to the first governing body of the newest municipality in the county.
A man who described himself as a "good husband and father" has been sentenced to 12 years in prison for shooting and killing his wife, Amber, in their Meadow Lake home in May 2011.
A man who police say carjacked and eventually killed a man in February has been indicted by a Valencia County grand jury.
A week after the Rio Communities municipal election campaigns began, the candidates were able to present their views and meet their fellow residents.
A Belen man was indicted last week by a Valencia County grand jury on charges he allegedly kidnapped and beat his 13-year-old daughter.
A total of 15 candidates have filed the necessary paperwork to run for office in the first ever municipal election in Rio Communities.
A man who shot and killed his wife in their Meadow Lake home in May 2011 pleaded guilty on Friday to second-degree murder, which includes a firearm enhancement.
For Luz Chavez, community service has been a life worth living.
There were more questions than answers about the recent incorporation of Rio Communities at a meeting Tuesday night, but committee members asked residents to be patient and to become involved in the process.