What Socorro County administration viewed as a way to recoup damages to roads from major projects was met with backlash from local business owners who use large trucks for business.
After almost 50 years of writing thousands of policies from auto to homeowners insurance and taking care of hundreds of claims, State Farm agent Hubert Hardern is retiring.
A fraud and embezzlement case that began five years ago may finally be put to rest.
The year was 1862. The mining boom which would bring prosperity to Socorro would not start for another handful of years, but in the early 1860s Socorro was little more than mostly adobe homes and buildings with a population of about a thousand.
The 185 year-old La Sagrada Familia Church in Lemitar observed its rededication Monday with a Mass celebrated by Archbishop of Santa Fe Michael J. Sheehan and Father Andy Pavlak of San Miguel Missions.
About 30 miles separate the area of Veguita from any permanent health services, and county officials are once again trying to bridge that gap.
New Mexico State Police reported about 4 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 14, just north of Socorro one person was killed in a single-vehicle rollover accident, and one person was transported to University of New Mexico Hospital.
Teens looking for homework assistance now have extra help, after the Seventh Judicial District Attorney's Office donated old computers to the Socorro Teen Center.
Its primary mission is to rescue soldiers and downed pilots in hostile combat areas, and the 58th Special Operations Wing operating out of Kirtland AFB continues to use the rough terrain of Cibola National Forest in Socorro County to train its combat personnel.
Socorro County Clerk's Office reported 1,267 people voted in this year's Socorro Consolidated Schools District election — roughly half the number of people who hit the polls in 2013 and 2011.
The final reading of the ordinance to amend some of the utility rates in Socorro was passed unanimously Tuesday night.
Patrick Sweeny and Jup Brown are running across America to promote physical activity and bring awareness to childhood obesity.
The discovery of four coyote carcasses under the Brown Arroyo diversion channel bridge on Highway 60 at the Socorro city limits is a sight not common in the city or the county.
Police Chief Mike Winders said officer training in situations like the one that happened in early January is to shoot.
The Magdalena Village Board voted Monday to direct Mayor Diego Montoya to withdraw the village's protest with the Office of the State Engineer concerning Magdalena Municipal Schools' application to upgrade its existing well to potable water.
Socorro County Undersheriff Edmond Sweeney and Sheriff William Armijo gave a 30-minute explanation Tuesday County Commission meeting regarding a lull in the department's budget, specifically to overtime pay distinctions.
Evaluations on an A-to-F scale administered by the Public Education Department (PED) last year have been a tough pill to swallow for some schools.
On the event of the 400th Anniversary of San Miguel Mission and the 125th Anniversary of New Mexico Tech in Socorro, a new display at the Macey Center recognizes the textiles that represent our history in Socorro County.