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  • Not So Shabby, New Mexico: List Makers Find Much to Like in City, State
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      It seems there's always a slew of rankings in which Albuquerque and New Mexico fail to fare well. But in 2005 there was a surprising series of surveys that showed Albuquerque and New Mexico at the top of positively positive lists.

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      The explosives stolen from a West Side storage area were powerful enough to have blown shrapnel more than a half-mile along the highways the thieves drove after stealing the material, a federal agent testified Wednesday.

    Legality of Train Track Funding Raised
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      One day after a red-carpet ceremony celebrating the state's $75 million purchase of tracks for its commuter train, Gov. Bill Richardson's administration quietly asked the Attorney General's Office whether a key part of the deal was legal.

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    This is one of the smallest rocks that was moved to make way for extending Paseo del Norte on the city's West Side.

    Petroglyphs Moved for Paseo
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      Five petroglyphs that stood in the way of the Paseo del Norte expansion have been relocated, clearing the way for the road's long-delayed construction west of Golf Course Road.

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