2 fill vacant co-op seats

John Larson — El Defensor Chieftain: Socorro Electric Co-op Board President Anne Dorough speaks during the meeting.

Members of the Socorro Electric Cooperative turned out in force for the reconvened annual meeting Saturday with 356 registering, 153 percent of the 256 required for a quorum. Don Wolberg…[Read more]

Access cut off to canyon

Courtesy photo of activity around Monticello Box Canyon

Property owners have put up gates on Monticello Road to keep trespassers out of the box canyon and hot springs. A group of people trying to get the Socorro County…[Read more]

Co-op meeting, election Saturday

A continuation of the Socorro Electric Cooperative’s Annual Meeting is this Saturday at Macey Center. Registration and voting will be from 1-3 p.m. The business meeting begins at 3 p.m….[Read more]

All aboard for train show

Courtesy photo: The toy train show is Saturday in Socorro

The 12th annual Toy Train Show and Swap Meet will be held in Socorro at the Best Western Hotel Convention Center on Saturday. There will be operating layouts, raffle prizes…[Read more]

Water lawsuit back in court

The New Mexico Court of Appeals has scheduled a hearing Thursday, Aug. 20 at 10 a.m. for oral arguments in the case of Magdalena Mercantile & Laundromat, LLC, Magdalena Development…[Read more]