A sweeping land-use plan involving communities near Department of Defense operations throughout Socorro and neighboring counties is coming to fruition.
Socorro County Detention Center inmates will no longer have completely free access to medical services.
Although the county's domestic violence agency is seeing a surge in people seeking assistance, a report of last year's incidents showed a drop in abuse numbers.
Michael Bletzer has a rough job ahead of him. The Albuquerque archaeologist is determined to map the boundaries of the original pueblo over which Socorro was built.
The next quarter decade of transportation planning is in the works, and officials are looking for local input.
The cost of electricity is going up.
Firefighters from three area fire departments responded Monday afternoon to a scrap lumber fire at a saw mill near the Very Large Array, off Highway 52 west of Magdalena.
Major rains in the last week have exceeded Socorro County's average rainfall in September, causing some road problems from overflowing deluge.
Socorro Police Department officers arrested a woman who was driving while four times over the legal limit of alcohol consumption with three children unseated and without seat belts Aug. 18 near Park Street and Garfield Avenue in Socorro.
Socorro's Jon Spargo is on a mission.
The Magdalena Village Board of Trustees approved a letter from Mayor Diego Montoya to the Office of the State Engineer protesting the Magdalena School District's application for an upgraded water well, in a special meeting last Friday.
Because the sale of Joseph Vallejos' business JM Abstract and Title Co., through which he used to defraud and embezzle funds from clients, is still finalizing, the sentencing in a district court case cannot proceed.
Socorro Mayor Ravi Bhasker said during the Monday city council meeting the city is looking at what it would cost to acquire the Socorro Electric Cooperative (SEC) within the municipal limits.
Socorro County Commissioner Phillip Anaya, 64, representing district 3, died Thursday after battling long-term health issues.
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 35 years.
The Magdalena Village Board of Trustees is back to full strength as of Monday after the board approved Mayor Diego Montoya's choice of Lynda Middleton to fill the fourth seat, which had been vacant since June 23 with the resignation of Barbara Baca.
Mercedes Murphy was selected Sept. 6 by Gov. Susana Martinez as the replacement for Judge Edmund Kase in the New Mexico Seventh Judicial District's Division I.
Socorro Electric Cooperative members may soon see a slight increase on their electric bills due to the rising costs of producing power.
Northbound traffic on Interstate 25 was backed up for several miles Sunday afternoon because of an RV fire 12 miles north of Socorro.
In the form of an open letter to the Board of Education and superintendent Mike Chambers, Magdalena Mayor Diego Montoya explained his position to the Board of Trustees Monday night for not agreeing to support the school's plan to generate its own water supply.