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Rio Arriba Sheriff Cracking Down On DWI

by Staff Reporter / Mar 12, 2017 / comments
Photo of checkpoint conducted in Hernandez last year by local law enforcement. Photo by Valley Daily Post

Rio Arriba Sheriff Cracking Down On DWI

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The Rio Arriba County Sheriff’s office announced that they will be conducting direct patrol operations and sobriety check points in conjunction with super blitz for the month on March 2017. The Sheriff’s office explained efforts are to reduce the incident of DWI related crashes and impaired drivers to maximize the deterrent effort...

An End To Daylight Savings Time?

by Staff Reporter / Mar 11, 2017 / comments

Industrial Hemp Bill Goes to Governor’s Desk

by Staff Reporter / Mar 08, 2017 / comments
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Industrial Hemp Bill Goes to Governor’s Desk

HB 144 Establishes the New Mexico Industrial Hemp Research & Development Fund

Española Police Blotter: Feb. 19 - 25, 2017

by Staff Reporter / Mar 04, 2017 / comments

Española Police Blotter: Feb. 19 - 25, 2017

The following information is provided by the Española Police Department. These arrests were made between Feb. 19 and Feb. 25. Neither arrests nor charges indicate a conviction, and neither means that a person is guilty of the charges filed against them.

Read on to see this week's blotter. 

Man With Gun Apprehended Outside Ohkay Casino

by Staff Reporter / Mar 03, 2017 / comments

Man With Gun Apprehended Outside Ohkay Casino

The Rio Arriba Sheriff’s Office confirmed that a male armed with a handgun and threatening suicide by cop was detained Friday.

Local Legislators Pass Minimum Wage Increase

by / Mar 03, 2017 / comments

Local Legislators Pass Minimum Wage Increase

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Police Cooperation Brings Kidnap Victim Home Safely

by Staff Reporter / Feb 26, 2017 / comments
State Police maintain a security perimeter around a home in Espanola where a kidnapping victim and her accused abductor were found early Sunday Morning. Valley Daily Post photo

Police Cooperation Brings Kidnap Victim Home Safely

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Call For Proposals: Venture Acceleration Fund Accepting 2017 Applications

by Staff Reporter / Feb 26, 2017 / comments

Call For Proposals: Venture Acceleration Fund Accepting 2017 Applications

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Española Police Blotter: Feb. 12 - 18, 2017

by Staff Reporter / Feb 24, 2017 / comments

Española Police Blotter: Feb. 12 - 18, 2017

The following information is provided by the Española Police Department. These arrests were made between Feb. 12 and Feb. 18. Neither arrests nor charges indicate a conviction, and neither means that a person is guilty of the charges filed against them.

Read on to see this week's blotter. 

Minimum Wage Increase Passes House Committee

by Staff Reporter / Feb 21, 2017 / comments

Minimum Wage Increase Passes House Committee

Proposed Bill to Raise Minimum Wage to $9.25 an Hour Passes Along Party Lines

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