Press Release: Land commissioner refuses to force furloughs

SANTA FE – Land Commissioner Patrick Lyons today said he will not implement unpaid furloughs for employees of the State Land Office, as Governor Bill Richardson has proposed to help remedy the state’s budget deficit.

Fugitive refuses to talk to police

CNJ staff Fugitive murder suspect Noe Torres said Tuesday he is refusing an invitation from police to talk.

Pet of the day: Fatty

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Name: Fatty. About: Fatty was a stray who adopted me about a year ago. His favorite activity is sleeping. He would eat anything until I started giving him cat food; now he refuses anything else. He weighs nearly 14 pounds. Owner: Sarah Meyer