Local officials say the need for subsidized and assisted living facilities in Socorro County growing.
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Coming to Socorro from Angel Fire, El Defensor Chieftain's new staff writer Eric Heinz is not unfamiliar with New Mexico.
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Albuquerque District Office has lifted fire restrictions effective July 9 on BLM-administered public lands in Bernalillo, Catron, Cibola, McKinley, Sandoval, Socorro, Torrance and Valencia counties.
After a water shortage nixed the event last year in Magdalena, the Old Timers Reunion is back on this year and happening this weekend.
The Cibola National Forest and Grasslands, Magdalena Ranger District Staff invites the public to an open house at the District's new office 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. Saturday, July 12.
It was an announcing gig Henry Minitrez, Socorro High Class of 1989 graduate, has been working toward for over 25 years.
Children in second through seventh grade are working on projects that can inspire interest in innovation.
It was felt not only on the third floor of a building at New Mexico Tech but also in Magdalena and Hop Canyon. An earthquake measuring 5.2 on the Richter Scale occurred at 9:52 p.m. Saturday near Duncan, Arizona, 160 miles away.
With extraordinarily dry weather and the eccentricity of Fourth of July week, a few man-made fires occurred recently, according to local fire officials.
Court documents attached with memos from the Office of Navajo Labor Relations (ONLR) stated it has initiated its own investigations in regard to complaints filed against Alamo Navajo School Board, Inc. Executive Director Michael Hawkes.
In an effort to reduce conflicts and problem areas between it and the members, the Socorro Electric Cooperative's Board of Trustees is trying something new.
A black bear was struck and killed by the driver of a 2010 Chevy Impala Saturday on Interstate 25 near San Acacia.
New Mexico's standing as a paleontological hot spot has once again been confirmed.
A power failure at the Socorro County Detention Center Tuesday evening resulted in the transfer of 53 prisoners to alternate facilities. Detention Center Director Evangel Maldonado said the jail went dark at about 7 p.m. and immediately contacted Socorro Electric Co-op and Socorro Fire Department.
Don't worry: the answer isn't brown.
While some students take the summer off to relax and recharge, one New Mexico Tech undergraduate took advantage of the time to intern as a technical writer for both the Chamber of Commerce and the City of Socorro.
Kirtland Air Force Base gathered 25 high school students to begin their exploration of space on June 23, all thanks to the local chapter of the nonprofit Tuskegee Airmen Inc.
The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) reminds New Mexicans that the state's prohibition of texting while driving went into effect July 1.