Cody Polston of Socorro looks for the truth in the strangest of places. He and members of the Southwest Ghost Hunters Association, an organization he founded in Socorro in 1985, are trying to clear up mysteries or, as the case may be, validate claims of hauntings.
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The Gateway to the Stars Guided Dark Star Party, a chance for fledging astronomers to use equipment provided by the Very Large Array and Magdalena Ridge Observatory, is coming up this Saturday, Oct. 25, from 6:30 to 10 p.m.
Despite the seasonal trend of autumn's fall in gasoline prices, the Socorro area remains above the New Mexico average as well as neighboring counties.
The 2014 General Mid-Term Election is already underway with early and absentee voting, and Election Day will be Tuesday, Nov. 4.
To avoid being tried as an adult with the possibility of being sentenced as one, 17-year-old Danny Yazzie, Jr. entered into a plea agreement Sept. 24, with the conditions he testify against two co-defendants, according to court documents.
Through the Socorro dispatch center's new record-keeping system, officials plan to start mapping dispatch calls received from agencies and the public.
Subhas Shah will end his 37-year career by closing the floodgates, not opening them.
A sweeping land-use plan involving communities near Department of Defense operations throughout Socorro and neighboring counties is coming to fruition.
Socorro County Detention Center inmates will no longer have completely free access to medical services.
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.
The 43-mile, $287 million San Acacia Levee project begins with Socorro.
Not everything that goes into the Rio Grande is an aquatic treasure.
As part of an initiative to incentivize people enrolled in the Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program (SNAP) to find employment, the state's Human Services Department (HSD) is reestablishing some old requirements.
Magdalena Volunteer Fire Department will conduct fire hydrant testing Sunday, and Fire Chief Richard Rumpf said residents may experience some cloudy drinking water for a brief period of time. Because 42 fire hydrants will be flushed at once, the potable water system may get comingled with some sediment, he said.
"Double Value" funds are now available at the Socorro Farmers Market for people who receive SNAP, the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program formerly known as food stamps.
Formed in the mid-to-late 70s, some of the Socorro Amateur Radio Association's (SARA) original founders are still active today. Several amateur radio operators, often known as 'hams', maintain an active organization that today has more than 30 members.
Celebrate the change of seasons in beautiful southern New Mexico with Spanish music, regional cuisine, and museum exhibits at El Camino Real Historic Trail Site. This Saturday, Oct. 18, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. the site presents the first of three free concerts and festivals designed for the entire family, all featuring music of the Spanish guitar.
Although the county's domestic violence agency is seeing a surge in people seeking assistance, a report of last year's incidents showed a drop in abuse numbers.