October events in Socorro continue this weekend with New Mexico Tech's 49ers Weekend, celebrating the 125th anniversary of the founding of the School of Mines in 1889.
Michael Bletzer has a rough job ahead of him. The Albuquerque archaeologist is determined to map the boundaries of the original pueblo over which Socorro was built.
Celebrating the free state of Socorro, this year's Socorrofest offers something for everyone, as the cliché goes.
The cost of electricity is going up.
Firefighters from three area fire departments responded Monday afternoon to a scrap lumber fire at a saw mill near the Very Large Array, off Highway 52 west of Magdalena.
Return to the early days of New Mexico at the Magdalena Public Library 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 8 when it presents an appearance by actor, singer and historian Steve Cormier in a program of old cowboy songs and stories.
Socorro's Jon Spargo is on a mission.
The Magdalena Board of Trustees voted to accept two capital outlay grants — together totaling $153,830 — for improving the village water system, at its Monday night meeting.
Many of the best chess players in the state will converge on Socorro for the New Mexico Open Chamnpionship Chess Tournament at Fidel Center this Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
The Magdalena Village Board of Trustees approved a letter from Mayor Diego Montoya to the Office of the State Engineer protesting the Magdalena School District's application for an upgraded water well, in a special meeting last Friday.
The New Mexico Firefighters Training Academy hosted over 350 firefighters from across the state and even a crew from Juarez, Mexico last week. The eight-day training extravaganza – a partnership of the 59th annual Fire School and the New Mexico Emergency Medical Technicians Association – saw firefighters, EMTs and paramedics training in a wide variety of fire- and EMS-related disciplines.
He's a World War II veteran who fought and tended the wounded in the bloody battles on Saipan and Tinian. He's 91 years old and whom CBS News has referred to as the oldest person to run across America from coast to coast.
The Pie Festival. It's the event that has brought fame and visitors — from both across the state and nationwide — to tiny Pie Town, New Mexico, for the last 35 years.
The Magdalena Village Board of Trustees is back to full strength as of Monday after the board approved Mayor Diego Montoya's choice of Lynda Middleton to fill the fourth seat, which had been vacant since June 23 with the resignation of Barbara Baca.
Anyone driving the loop around New Mexico Tech, specifically Olive Lane, can't help but notice the gaping cavity on the south side of Macey Center.
The American Cancer Society's Relay for Life is an event that is partly a fundraiser for the fight against cancer and partly a community event celebrating cancer survivors and increasing awareness of the disease.
Unwanted dogs running loose in Socorro and Magdalena, as well as county wide, are becoming less of a problem than they were just a few years ago, thanks to a burgeoning dog rescue network.
Northbound traffic on Interstate 25 was backed up for several miles Sunday afternoon because of an RV fire 12 miles north of Socorro.
Socorro Electric Cooperative members may soon see a slight increase on their electric bills due to the rising costs of producing power.