News

House Passes Ban On Conversion Therapy

by Carol Clark / Mar 16, 2017 / comments

House Passes Ban On Conversion Therapy

Submitted by Carol A. Clark 

SANTA FE – The New Mexico House of Representatives passed Senate Bill 121 Wednesday evening, a bill that would ban so-called conversion therapy for individuals under 18 years of age.

NMDOT Public Meeting On Hwy 30 Reconstruction On March 23

by Staff Reporter / Mar 15, 2017 / comments

NMDOT Public Meeting On Hwy 30 Reconstruction On March 23

Staff Report

NMDOT News:

The New Mexico Department of Transportation is hosting a Public Information open house at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, March 23, at the Santa Claren Hotel, 460 N. Riverside in Espanola.

Española Police Blotter: Feb. 26 - March 3, 2017

by Staff Reporter / Mar 15, 2017 / comments

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

Staff Report

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
Courtesy photo

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

Staff Report

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

Staff Report

Pages