Department of Health reports deaths due to methanol poisoning from hand sanitizer SANTA FE – The New Mexico Department of Health (NMDOH) reports three recent deaths from methanol poisoning. In addition to the three people who died, one person is permanently blind, and three others are still in critical condition.Read More →

Wildfire smoke poses additional potential health issues for people with COVID-19 SANTA FE – The New Mexico Department of Health and the New Mexico Environment Department today issue a smoke advisory for the Rio Grande Valley from Taos to Las Cruces and all surrounding communities from 9 p.m. tonight through noonRead More →

Updated New Mexico COVID-19 cases: Now at 9,367 Update includes ten additional deaths related to COVID-19 SANTA FE – New Mexico state health officials on Thursday announced 121 additional COVID-19 cases. Per the state Department of Health, the most recent cases are: 31 new cases in Bernalillo County 2 new casesRead More →

Updated New Mexico COVID-19 cases: Now at 6,472 Update includes eleven additional deaths related to COVID-19 SANTA FE – New Mexico state health officials on Thursday announced 163 additional positive tests for COVID-19. Per the state Department of Health, the most recent cases are: 22 new cases in Bernalillo CountyRead More →

COVID-19 cases at NMSU identified following large-scale testing event Writer: Justin Bannister, jbannist@nmsu.edu At least 12 campus community members at New Mexico State University’s Las Cruces campus and Doña Ana Community College have tested positive for COVID-19 following a large-scale testing operation conducted Monday morning in coordination with the NewRead More →

Updated New Mexico COVID-19 cases: Now at 5,503 Update includes eleven additional deaths related to COVID-19 More details on the extension of the current health order can be found here.  SANTA FE – New Mexico state health officials on Thursday announced 143 additional positive tests for COVID-19. Per the stateRead More →