Juan Guzman-Montesinos, 58, was sentenced Friday in Socorro District Court to six years in a correctional facility after agreeing to a plea deal to third-degree felony criminal sexual contact with a minor under the age of 13.
Michael Mideke, of Hop Canyon, describes himself as an "amateur scientist-photographer who has been making still photographs for 64 years and movies for 52 years."
Medical personnel at Socorro General Hospital got the chance to test their skills at handling a highly-infectious disease on Dec. 4., with an exercise mimicking the admittance of a patient exhibiting symptoms of Ebola.
The Office of the State Engine (OSE) has given San Augustin Plains Ranch LLC (APR) until Christmas Eve to be more specific on what it plans to do with the 54,000 acre-feet of water per year it wants to pump from the San Agustin aquifer under Socorro and Catron counties.
Festival of the Cranes 2014 reportedly proved to be one of the most successful in terms of commerce for a local advocacy group and the Bosque del Apache.
As part of federally mandated protocol, the Bureau of Land Management published a notice of the 30-day comment period on the proposals to the environmental assessment of the SunZia Southwest Transmission Line.
For the second year in a row, Socorro-area taxpayers will have free help available to prepare their 2014 tax returns.
Birth always brings new beginnings for families but when it happens in high school, the responsibilities can be weighty for students.
Auxiliary aspects of the new rodeo arena and soccer fields on the west side of Socorro continued to gain support at Monday's Socorro city council meeting.
The 11th annual "Luminarias on the Plaza Art Stroll" will take place 4:30 to 8:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 6.
With the Nov. 4 election of Darryl Cases as Socorro County's probate judge, it's not hard to presume that public service is a Cases family tradition.
In the continuing search for evidence of Socorro's origin, Jornada Research Institute (JRI) conducted additional research in November to find traces of the Piro Pueblo of Pilabó, which lies underneath modern Socorro near San Miguel Church.