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Supreme Court side-steps water grab issue

The New Mexico Supreme Court last week chose not to consider a petition filed by Ray and Carol Pittman of Datil to order the Office of the State Engineer to dismiss an application from San Augustin Plains Ranch LLC.

Two die in rollover accident on I-25

New Mexico State Police released the names of those involved in the rollover-fatality car accident about seven miles south of Socorro last Thursday.

Three arrested in car chase

Three men were arrested last Thursday, Oct. 30 following a vehicle pursuit by Socorro Police Department, which also led officers to chase one person on foot.

Soccer teams gear up for playoffs

Socorro High School's boys' and girls' soccer teams take to the field this Saturday for the opening round of the New Mexico National Guard State Soccer Championships.

Mag to restrict well drilling

In an effort to have more control over the municipality's water, the Magdalena Village Board of Trustees has drafted an ordinance to restrict the drilling of new domestic water wells within 300 feet of a municipal distribution water line, if the property is inside village limits.