Many people are working very hard to protect us all from the COVID-19 virus, and they deserve our thanks. The City of Socorro, Socorro County, the federal government, state agencies, notably the Department of Health, and the National Guard have contributed resources and labor to the organiza…

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Editor: A couple of days ago, Tri-State generation and transmission, which supplies electrical power to our Socorro Co-op, announced that they would be reducing wholesale power cost by 8%. This reduction won’t happen until 2023, as it takes time to replace expensive, dirty, coal power with c…

Amidst the outcry for re-opening, I'd like to extend my appreciation to our mayor, Dr. Bhasker, for demanding that masks be worn in public places of business. If you think about it, this extra step prevents the virus from jumping from community to community, neighborhood to neighborhood and/…

Recently Socorro County witnessed and experienced a great loss in the passing of Marcus Pino as he lost his battle with COVID19. Marcus Pino was first a kind and loving person and a leader in his community. He was a loving son, Father, grandfather, grandson, uncle, nephew and cousin/brother …

This ends up being a very personal message to my big Alamo Navajo Magdalena Socorro family. It is a message to Caitlyn, Shoshanna, Mary Ann, Kyle, Kim, Dora, Noah, Robert, Kee, Casey, Cecelia, Libby, Nina, Alayna, Fae, Mikey, Gita – to all of you, younger and older, whom I love that I haven’…

To our good fortune, Socorro is home to three women dedicated to music, the arts and this community - Eileen Comstock, Elise Brower and Ronna Kalish. At no time is this more evident than the holiday season when music and theater provide the backdrop for so many festivities.

The electric power industry is making a transition from large area grids to distributed networks of smaller generators. Distributed generation in rural areas is more resilient to natural disasters, single generator mechanical failures, and enjoy lower transmission costs.

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