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    • Congressman Stands Up For Weed

      A New Mexico congressman has proposed blocking Border Patrol from using federal money to conduct seizures of legal cannabis from state-licensed operators. Rep. Gabe Vasquez (D-NM) filed the amendment to the fiscal year 2025 DHS appropriations bill, which provides funding to the agency. It will have to go before the House Rules Committee before it […] Congressman Stands Up For Weed is a story from The Paper.. Publishing from New Mexico's largest city, The Paper is your source for local, independent news, covering politics, arts, culture, and events.

    • The Paper: June 19, 2024

      You can pick up the old-fashioned paper version (it’s our favorite version, TBH) or read it cover to cover here on your favorite device. Love local news as much as we do? Support the local, independent journalists who write it every week. The Paper: June 19, 2024 is a story from The Paper.. Publishing from New Mexico's largest city, The Paper is your source for local, independent news, covering politics, arts, culture, and events.

    • 37th Year of Flamenco Festival Features 126 Artists and 23 Shows

      Marisol Encinias has been performing flamenco her whole life.  “I’m 53 now, and I began dancing with my grandmother when I was 5,” Encinias said.  Encinias’ mother started the Festival Flamenco de Albuquerque in 1987. It’s since grown to be the country’s largest flamenco festival and the largest international festival outside of Spain.  This year, […] 37th Year of Flamenco Festival Features 126 Artists and 23 Shows is a story from The Paper.. Publishing from New Mexico's largest city, The Paper is your source for local, independent news, covering politics, arts, culture, and events.

    • What’s Next for Spaceport America?

      It was glamour and glitz again as Virgin Galactic sent its last space tourists into the heavens this month. Now the company will fade away for two years to build the next generation ship – not here but in Mesa, Arizona.  What’s next for Spaceport America? Maybe it’s time to go back to Plan A. […] What’s Next for Spaceport America? is a story from The Paper.. Publishing from New Mexico's largest city, The Paper is your source for local, independent news, covering politics, arts, culture, and events.