5 Things You Need To Know Before You Go | June 11, 2013June 11th, 2013 at 6:15 am by Rebecca Valdez under 5 Things, Morning Show
5. Later today we could find out if America’s favorite football player has finally landed with a new team. Rumors are flying that Tim Tebow’s about to become a New England Patriot.
4. Today you can start voting for next year’s theme for Balloon Fiesta. The choices: “Pushing the Envelope”, “Where Dreams Take Flight”, “The Sky’s the Limit”, “Spirit of the Winds” and “Love at First Flight”. Go to KRQE links to vote and you could win a cool prize pack including a hot air balloon ride.
3. The “Silver Fire” keeps growing in the Gila. It’s burned more than 22-hundred acres and none of it is contained. Firefighters say it’s probably going to keep growing. The “Jaroso Fire” in the Pecos has burned about 13-hundred acres in a remote area of the Santa Fe National Forest.
2. In just a couple hours PNM says all of Albuquerque should have the power back on. Thousands of people lost it last night when wind knocked over or damaged 11 high voltage poles on Tramway between Montgomery & Comanche. Most of the outages are up in the heights.
1. Fire danger’s up again and it’s going to be another hot day. Today will be mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 99. Light south wind becoming southwest 10 to 15 mph in the morning. Tonight will be mostly clear, with a low around 61. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light and variable.