The Great New Mexico Chile Taste-Off will be conducted this Saturday, September 21, at the Socorro Sports and Rodeo Complex.
New Mexico regulators shot down Socorro Electric Cooperative’s (SEC) request for rate hikes last week with a 4-1 decision.
Three male juveniles were detained on Wednesday evening, September 11, after threats were made about allegedly “shooting up the school (Sarracino Middle School).”
The 2019-2020 school year marks Glenn Haven’s third year as Magdalena Municipal Schools’ superintendent. He said that since taking over in July of 2017, the efforts and changes that have been implemented so far to improve the quality of education, “has been a very rewarding journey at this s…
From the Bard of Avon and circus artists from China, to a Bollywood extravaganza and a double-bill Celtic music performance, the 2019 – 2020 Performing Arts Series lineup once again showcases diversity and international flavors in the form of first-class entertainment.
Tri-State Generation and Transmission Association announced last week that it will not be raising its wholesale rates in the coming year.
Socorro Sedillo Park this Saturday, Sept. 21, will be the scene of a traditional Navajo pow wow. Jason Frame from the Socorro County Alternatives Program said one of the purposes of the pow wow was to raise awareness of substance abuse, “but mainly bring families and people together.”
For the third consecutive year, the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church in Datil will host its annual Fiesta. The fiesta takes place at the church Sunday, Sept. 22, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. The church is located at 53 Old State Highway 60 in Datil.
The N.M. Tech Performing Arts Series (PAS) will celebrate the opening of the 2019-2020 four-part Presidential Chamber Music Series with a performance featuring the Rahim AlHaj Quintet, at 7:30 pm on Monday, Sept. 23 at Macey Center, with a program called “Letters from Iraq.”
The Socorro County Board of Commissioners last week heard from a dozen residents of the county who are fighting to stop a high voltage transmission line from running through properties in southern Valencia County and northern Socorro County.
Gilbert Apps, center, was presented a Quilt of Valor during the Fiber Arts Guild meeting conducted on Saturday at Epiphany Episcopal Church in Socorro. Apps was drafted and served with the U.S. Marines during the Vietnam War from 1965 to 1967.
Opened in 1976 by Matt Williams, the Williams Windmill Inc. is a local Socorro County staple. Located just off of I-25 at the Lemitar exit, their multiple windmills are hard to miss driving by. Tamela Williams married into the business and is currently the head bookkeeper. El Defensor Chieft…
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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The need for mental health services in New Mexico is significant given its high rates of suicides and overdose deaths, but many counties in the sparsely populated state lack licensed providers that serve patients who rely on government assistance, independent U.S. in…
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A New Mexico task force examining the regulatory options for legalizing recreational marijuana has opposed state-run marijuana stores, officials said.
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Just a few dozen patients seeking relief from opioid dependency have enrolled in New Mexico’s medical cannabis program since opioid use disorder became a qualifying condition in June.