ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) - Despite recent rains, the New Mexico drought map is still pretty grim.
The maroon colored areas on the U.S. Drought Monitor map indicate where drought is still severe.
The feds say New Mexico still has the worst drought in the country.
According to the National Weather Service, a large part of the state finally had above-normal precipitation in June, but many communities got only a fraction of their normal totals for the first six months of the year.
The annual Holiday Shop and Stroll in OldTown is a New Mexican tradition. And here to tell us all about how you can go join in on the fun is James Dechamplon with the city of Albuquerque's Historic Old Town events.
The snow has fallen, the slopes are open and the skis and snowboards are a sliding! It's time to get your old gear ready to go or try out your new stuff. Jerry Shere and Lyndsi Johnson from Sport Systems is here with me.
The Toys for Tots campaign is coming into its final days of collecting and then distributing to the less fortunate kids around town. In the final push, a phone bank was held for people to donate monetarily and with any toys and Albuquerque…