• Tent City And Camping
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    Tent City And Camping

    THE LAST TIME WE REPORTED A HOMELESS PERSON WAS CAMPING ILLEGALLY IN OPEN SPACE… HE WAS SHOT AND KILLED. NOW, ALBUQUERQUE POLICE ARE FACED WITH A SIMILAR PROBLEM. TRANSIENTS ARE SETTING UP TENTS IN PUBLIC PARKS. ACTION 7 NEWS REPORTER LAURA THOREN ASKED THE CITY HOW THEY’RE DEALING WITH THE PROBLEM, THIS TIME. RIGHT NOW, SOME HOMELESS PEOPLE IN ALBUQUERQUE ARE MAKING CITY PROPERTY, THEIR BEDROOM. A STRETCH OF STREET BY FIRST AND IRON IS BEING CALLED “TENT CITY.” NOW TRANSIENTS ARE MOVING INTO PUBLIC PARKS. WHAT THEY’RE DOING IS AGAINST THE LAW. “It is illegal to camp in public areas and parks.” BUT MAYOR BERRY’S CHIEF OF STAFF, GILBERT…

  • Camping near Carlsbad Caverns NP + tips for visiting
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    Camping near Carlsbad Caverns NP + tips for visiting

    In this video we want to share some tips for visiting Carlsbad Caverns and where we camped with our RV. Let’s first review the ranger-led tours that we did at Carlsbad Caverns, and if you haven’t seen them yet check out our videos about each of the ranger-led tour. Links in the description below. So those are the four different ranger-led tours that we did. We did the self-guided natural entrance, we did the king’s palace, we did the left-hand tunnel, lower cave and last, but not least Slaughter Canyon. I think all four of them were very different and great in their own way. And I would thoroughly recommend…

  • Destructive fire traced to camp stove
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    Destructive fire traced to camp stove

    INVESTIGATORS SAY A CAMPING STOVE IS TO BLAME FOR THE MASSIVE HOUSE FIRE IN SOUTHEAST ALBUQUERQUE YESTERDAY AFTERNOON. THE HOUSE ON GARFIELD NEAR YALE AND COAL WAS COMPLETELY DESTROYED. AFD SAYS THE FIRE STARTED ACCIDENTALLY … AFTER THE STOVE ON THE BACK PORCH CAME TOO CLOSE TO COMBUSTIBLE MATERIALS. THE HOMEOWNER WAS OUTSIDE WHEN THE FIRE BROKE OUT AND