V.25 No.45 | 11/10/2016
Winter is Coming
Pray to the old gods and the new for snow
By Renée Chavez
We have winter weather conditions, costs, travel time and gear.
V.25 No.41 | 10/13/2016
Come one, Come all
Saturday, Oct 15: Albuquerque Roller Derby Bout
By Desiree Garcia [ Fri Oct 14 2016 12:00 PM ]
The Albuquerque Roller Derby team goes against The Chupacabras from Los Alamos under a carnival theme. Enjoy face painting, local art, a bounce house for the kids and more.
V.25 No.32 | 08/11/2016
Youth Against Violence
Saturday, Aug 20: UFC Fight 202: Diaz vs. McGregor Rematch
By Joshua Lee [ Fri Aug 19 2016 12:00 PM ]
McGregor and Diaz fight again. Co-main events includes Anthony Johnson vs. Glover Teixeira, Donald Cerrone vs. Rick Story, Hyun Gyu Lim vs. Mike Perry and more.
V.25 No.30 | 07/28/2016
Saturday, Aug 6: Glow Swim
By Joshua Lee [ Thu Aug 4 2016 12:00 PM ]
Rangers give presentations about water safety and how to properly use a lifejacket. All swimmers are required to wear a United States Coast Guard approved lifejacket.
A Midsummer Night's Wings
Saturday, Aug 6: Summer Wings, A Festival of Flight
By Monica Schmitt [ Thu Aug 4 2016 10:00 AM ]
Bilingual, guided walks to learn about native animals. Watch a hummingbird capture, banding and release, an insect capture, indentification and release and learn about natureÂ journaling.
V.25 No.24 | 06/16/2016
Skate or Cry
Tuesday, Jun 21: Bomb Lomas
By Joshua Lee [ Mon Jun 20 2016 10:00 AM ]
Celebrate National Skateboarding Day and join local athletes skating from Albertsons on Juan Tabo and Lomas to Los Altos Skatepark. There will be skate competitions, food and music.
V.25 No.19 | 05/12/2016
Saturday, May 21: Celtic Festival and Highland Games
By Renee Chavez [ Thu May 19 2016 10:00 AM ]
See rugby games, sheep herding, horses and a strong man competition.
V.25 No.1 | 01/07/2016
The Daily Word in innovative helmets, an escaped prisoner, and the State of the Union Address
By Cerridwen Stucky [ Wed Jan 13 2016 11:53 AM ]
Finally, a way to stop sports from killing people.
Albuquerque man shoots dog in a disturbing and unpleasant incident.
The future of mass transit, hopefully.
V.24 No.35 | 8/27/2015
The Daily Word in super lice, impending global doom and Kenny Rogers
By Constance Moss [ Fri Aug 21 2015 11:43 AM ]
Teenagers from North and South Korea competed in an international soccer tournament in Pyongyang, despite the threat of war between the two nations.
A woman on the New York City subway scratched and bit another female passenger for trying to sit next to her.
Mutant super lice are wreaking havoc on scalps in Western New York and have been reported in 25 states.
In a band? Here are five band photo clichés to avoid.
According to NASA, rumors of impeding global doom are greatly exaggerated.
July was planet earth's hottest month on record ever.
We have the best food trail in the nation: The Green Chile Cheeseburger Trail.
Charges against the New Mexico man who threw a banana peel at Dave Chappelle have been dropped.
Thanks to John Hankinson for the link!
V.24 No.19 | 5/7/2015
Eric Williams ericwphoto.com
Hell on Skates
Roller derby enters the new millennium
By Sonja Dewing
Roller derby is as adrenaline fueled as ever, but the sport is changing with the times.
V.24 No.16 | 4/16/2015
Duke Wins NCAA National Championship
Wisconsin Giant-killers fall short in final game
By Michael Sanchez [ Fri Apr 10 2015 2:46 PM ]
Wherein Michael Sanchez breaks down a dynamic match-up between the Blue Devils and the Badgers.
V.24 No.10 | 03/05/2015
The Daily Word in girl power, girls playing sports and GIRLS GIRLS GIRLS!
By Amelia Olson [ Tue Mar 10 2015 11:20 AM ]
It’s Tuesday! Today’s Daily Word will ~*~BlOw YoUr MiNd~*~*
Netflix is releasing a new series that you can’t binge watch. WTF?!
Saudi girls can now participate in sports at school! Yes you read that right! Yes I know it’s 2015 and that seems like it shouldn’t be a headline. But it’s true! Yay! Sports for everyone!
This is just incredibly sad. 10 people were killed in a helicopter crash while filming for a reality TV show.
Apparently giving eviction notices to homeless folks won’t solve homelessness?
V.24 No.9 | 2/26/2015
Crib Notes: Feb. 26, 2015
By August March
What do you know about last week’s Albuquerque, New Mexico news? Take the Alibi pop quiz and know your score.
V.23 No.50 | 12/11/2014
Rio Grande Rivalry Resumes
Lobos win and the Pit gets a new name
By Michael Sanchez [ Fri Dec 5 2014 3:56 PM ]
Challenges on the heels of a win for Lobo men’s basketball, plus the Pit’s renaming brouhaha.
V.23 No.45 | 11/6/2014
The Daily Word in officer retention, UNM athletics and decriminalizing marijuana
By August March [ Thu Nov 6 2014 1:43 PM ]
In an effort to keep “seasoned officers” on the job protecting this city and its denizens, the Albuquerque City Council passed legislation intended to offer extra income to police officers willing to postpone retirement.
It was damn warm last month in Burque; in fact, it was the third-warmest October in a century in these here parts.
Autumn means our city will soon host wild avian visitors from up north; just don’t feed them.
Albuquerque Little Theater is bringing an Irving Berlin work to life in time for the winter holidays.
A Mexican child with a massive tumor on his neck and shoulder is having the ailment treated here in Albuquerque.
UNM Lobo starting quarterback Cole Gautsche has been injured, and Coach Davies said he may be out for the rest of the season.
In more UNM sports news, the captain of the UNM women’s basketball squad was charged with throwing a knife at her significant other.
Here’s this week’s New Mexico fishing report, courtesy of the Portales News-Tribune.
Over at Duke City Fix, New Mexico history writer Ben Moffett reviews Robert Turner Wood’s new book about Burque’s postwar transformation.
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