Sean Olson / Journal Staff Writer, Author at Albuquerque Journal
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Council votes to boost public art funding by 50%
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Burque Rio Sunset needs a little ... Burque Rio Sunset needs a little love. The tile-like mural along the Montaño Bridge — one of about 1,400 pieces of public art in ...
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Teen’s death in APD-sparked fire ruled a homicide
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An autopsy report has ruled the ... An autopsy report has ruled the death of a 15-year-old boy killed in a fire sparked by the Albuquerque Police Department’s SWAT team during ...
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Gas balloon race postponed, try again Wednesday
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The America's Challenge gas balloon race ... The America's Challenge gas balloon race was put on hold yet again Tuesday 'due to a persistent wet and unstable weather pattern that's pumping ...
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From slinging burritos to hawking rides
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For this year's Balloon Fiesta, restaurateur ... For this year's Balloon Fiesta, restaurateur Marcus Cassimus decided to try his hand at something new — being a carny. 'I hate that description,' ...
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Councilors want to replace 'zero-fare' bus service with pass ...
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Two Albuquerque city councilors want to ... Two Albuquerque city councilors want to end the zero-fare bus pilot, formally reinstating fees but making free passes widely available to anyone who applies. ...
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Jury: Two MDC guards not guilty of involuntary manslaughter
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Two corrections officers who stood trial ... Two corrections officers who stood trial in the 2019 death of an inmate left the Bernalillo County courthouse as free men Tuesday after a ...
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Keller wins latest veto battle over safe outdoor spaces
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City Council fails to redirect funding City Council fails to redirect funding
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Rain, wind curb ballooning events
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Weather interferes with Balloon Fiesta events Weather interferes with Balloon Fiesta events
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Albuquerque Community Safety took 16K calls in first year
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New department responds in place of ... New department responds in place of police