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Military training slated for Cibola

In cooperation with the Cibola National Forest, the U.S. Air Force Pararescue School will be conducting military training tactics exercises today, April 9 through Thursday, April 16 in the area north of Magdalena off of Forest Service Road 354 on the Magdalena Ranger District. The general schedule of maneuvers is four classes; six days in duration with approximately 29 students in each class.

Sevilleta to host training for volunteer naturalists

The largest wildlife refuge in New Mexico, Sevilleta National Wildlife Refuge is offering a select few a unique opportunity to take part in its volunteer naturalist program, a chance to learn in the field – and classroom – about the natural and cultural history of a refuge very few New Mexicans have ever visited.

Chewbacca, Anakin Skywalker set for Tech

John Larson — El Defensor Chieftain: Tech’s Physical Recreation Specialist Annine Gabaldon sits with the familiar image of Chewbacca in her gymnasium office. A visit from Peter Mayhew, the actor under the makeup, is the highlight of Comic Con 2015 on the campus.

New Mexico Tech's annual four-day Spring Fling begins next week, and as part of the stress-relieving activities the Physical Recreation Department is bringing "Star Wars" icons to its Comic Con 2015 on Sunday, April 12 at Fidel Center.

SEC bylaw meeting plans finalized despite objections

The Socorro Electric Cooperative Board of Trustees has finalized plans for the membership-wide meeting with the approval of the agenda for the April 25 in Finley Gym. The purpose of that meeting is to approve the new set of bylaws which were introduced on Jan. 27 at Macey Center.