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Sanchez declared winner

The waiting is finally over for Clemente Sanchez. Just over a month has passed since the June 5 primary and Sanchez, one of four Democratic candidates vying for the State Senate District 30 seat, was finally declared the winner.

SEC suit moves forward in court

Despite protests that they were never actually party to litigation against the Socorro Electric Co-op, a district court judge allowed for the filing of an amended complaint to replace a SEC board of trustees member with two other member-owners as the class action representative.

County coming up short, looking for money

Socorro County commissioners are looking at increasing the gross receipts tax rates for unincorporated areas of the county in the hopes of fending off a projected budget shortfall for the next fiscal year of nearly half a million dollars.