White Sands Missile Range will open Trinity Site to the public for the second of two annual open houses, Oct. 5. Trinity Site is where the world's first atomic bomb was tested at 5:29:45 a.m. Mountain War Time July 16, 1945.
Surveillance and controlled buys over four weeks in July have resulted in the apprehension and arrest of a woman whom the Socorro Sheriff’s Department believes is a known drug trafficker operating in Socorro County. Amy Mendoza, 27, was arrested August 9 on two charges of possession of heroi…
One candidate withdrew their name and another has added their name in the race for the Socorro Consolidated School Board.
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 39 years, and it happens this weekend.
On Wednesday, September 4, Attorney General Hector Balderas, in coordination with Seventh Judicial District Attorney Clint Wellborn, Socorro County Sheriff’s Office, Ninth Judicial District Attorney Andrea Reeb, Curry County Sheriff’s Office, Roosevelt County Sheriff’s Office, Region V Drug …
Short, sweet and to the point. That was the way to describe last week’s Socorro City Council meeting that lasted a mere 12 minutes.
On Friday, September 13, The Light of the Cross exhibit at Casa Santiago in Magdalena will have a special evening viewing, celebrating the Eve of the Feast of the Holy Cross. LED lights, candles, and solar lighting are all a part of the "glowing" display, with musical background.
Maggie Rich is the 2018 -2019 Socorro County Rodeo Queen. She is 20 years old and a junior at New Mexico Tech. She will be representing Socorro County in New Mexico State Fair Queen Contest this week, through Saturday.
The 2019 Socorro County Fair royal court and runners-up pose for a group picture. Front row (from left): Princess Liliana Vega, Sweetheart Westie Rose Trujillo and Queen Aurra Kendall. Back row: Jayden Kayser, Princess runner-up, and Lottie Jaramillo Dryer, Queen runner-up.
The Bureau of Land Management will host a public meeting on Sept. 18 on the proposed Borderlands Wind Project. The meeting will start at 5 p.m., and will be held at the Quemado Elementary School and High School Cafeteria, located at 3484 Highway 60, Quemado.
The Fall 2019 Career Fair promises to be the biggest event of its kind at New Mexico Tech. More than 76 exhibitors will offer excellent opportunities for Tech students to explore jobs, graduate schools and internship options.
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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.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Thousands of New Mexico educators will see their health insurance premiums jump next month after state lawmakers handed out big raises.