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UNMH Reverses Surgery Payment Policy

UNMH Reverses Surgery Payment Policy

The Albuquerque-area’s public safety net hospital can no longer demand half upfront from uninsured folks getting elective surgeries as of late last week. But …

Mora County Sues Over Opioid Epidemic

Mora County Sues Over Opioid Epidemic

The opioid epidemic has racked up enormous costs for local governments in New Mexico, as cities and counties struggle to pay for medical care, law enforcement …

ABQ Upholds Gas Plant’s Permit

ABQ Upholds Gas Plant’s Permit

Honstein Oil Company’s gasoline distribution plant is located in the middle of a low-income Albuquerque neighborhood, and just a few blocks from an …