A Frijoles Canyon cavate at Bandelier National Monument. Courtesy photo
A Frijoles Canyon cavate at Bandelier National Monument. Courtesy photo
Entrance fees at Bandelier National Monument will be waived on August 25 to celebrate the National Park Service's 103rd birthday.
TAOS ― U.S. Rep. Ben Ray Luján (D-N.M.), the U.S. House Assistant Speaker, presented a local Vietnam War veteran with the Vietnam Veteran Lapel Pin – a commendation of the nation's lasting thanks to U.S. military veterans who served during the Vietnam War.
WASHINGTON — U.S. Senators Tom Udall and Martin Heinrich and U.S. Representative Deb Haaland announced that the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) has awarded $295,375 to Central New Mexico Community College (CNM) to enhance and develop the ABQid Seed Fund, which will support a diverse, inclusive population of entrepreneurs and business owners in Central New Mexico.
Saturday’s Abiquiu Volunteer Fire Department fundraising dance netted nearly $1,000, but its real success was in meeting organizers’ goal to show the community a good time.
Saturday’s Abiquiu Volunteer Fire Department fundraising dance netted nearly $1,000, but its real success was in meeting organizers’ goal to show the community a good time.
SANTA FE, NM – The New Mexico Department of Health (NMDOH) is investigating possible cases of lung disease that are associated with vaping. A 29-year old male from Bernalillo County was determined to have vaping- associated lung disease and three additional cases are under investigation. All have reported use of vape cartridges, possibly containing Tetra hydro cannabinol (THC). There have been similar cases reported in at least 14 other states. 
TAOS ― As part of its ongoing efforts to better serve the public, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Taos Field Office has begun a pilot program offering permits for fuelwood and Christmas trees online.   
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senators Tom Udall and Martin Heinrich and U.S. Representative Xochitl Torres Small announced that the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) has awarded $750,000 to New Mexico State University’s (NMSU) College of Engineering to create the Innovation and Commercialization for Regional Energy Workforce (I-CREW). The I-CREW program will focus on accelerating clean energy technology and developing a statewide clean energy workforce.
Animal Protection of New Mexico News:Conservation and animal protection groups see changes as inadequate for protecting people, companion animals, wildlife and public lands
The obituary for Kimberly A. Cordova has been provided by family and funeral homes. Please read on for full details.
During a RCLC meeting Friday in Taos, Neptune’s Paul Black (together with Paul Black) discusses a stakeholder engagement and community outreach program the company is launching soon. Courtesy photo
During a RCLC meeting Friday in Taos, Neptune’s Paul Black (together with Paul Black) discusses a stakeholder engagement and community outreach program the company is launching soon. Courtesy photo
The Regional Coalition of LANL Communities (RCLC) met Friday in Taos where they heard from an auditor contracted to complete six years of back audits in order to bring the organization into compliance following past mismanagement issues.
New Mexico’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate was 4.9 percent in July 2019, unchanged from June 2019 and up from 4.8 percent in the previous year. The national unemployment rate in July was 3.7 percent, unchanged from June 2019 and down from 3.9 percent  in July 2018.
The National Weather Service forecasts record and near record warmth through Monday. Courtesy/NWS
The National Weather Service forecasts today’s high in the Española Valley near 92 with sunshine throughout the day with partly cloudy skies later in the evening and tonight’s low around 61. Courtesy/NWS