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Governor Orders Immediate School Personnel Background Check Policy & Compliance Review For All 89 School Districts: AG Orders Investigation Into Hiring

by Carol Clark / Aug 25, 2015 / 1 comments

Gov. Susana Martinez. Courtesy image

Governor Orders Immediate School Personnel Background Check Policy & Compliance Review For All 89 School Districts: AG Orders Investigation Into Hiring

Submitted by Carol A. Clark

New Mexico Voters Statewide Strongly Oppose Proposals To Increase Cougar Trapping

by Carol Clark / Aug 25, 2015 / 0 comments
image of New Mexico Mountain Lion. Courtesy of APNM

New Mexico Voters Statewide Strongly Oppose Proposals To Increase Cougar Trapping

Submitted by Carol A. Clark

Animal Protection of New Mexico News:

Police Nab Three Taggers At McCurdy

by Staff Reporter / Aug 25, 2015 / 1 comments

For the past three months residents and business owners in the Espanola area have noted an increase in tagging and graffiti. Because of this upswing in vandalism Espanola Police have increased patrols to catch and stop would be graffiti artists before they destroy private and public property.

It appears that this police effort is beginning to pay off.

Regional Coalition of LANL Communities Petitions DOE for Information

by Reporter / Aug 24, 2015 / 0 comments

Regional Coalition of LANL Communities Petitions Department of Energy for Legacy Waste Information

Coalition’s board members make plea to Dr. Monica Regalbuto, newly appointed Associate Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of Environmental Management, requesting a Life Cycle Baseline Cost for cleaning up legacy waste at LANL

San Ildefonso Release Statement On Easement Negotiations

by Reporter / Aug 24, 2015 / 0 comments

San Ildefonso Pueblo leaders met last week with Santa Fe County officials in an attempt to finalize negotiations on a proposal put forth by the Pueblo to address access issues regarding County Road 84 running through its land. Unfortunately, negotiations ended in an impasse.

Upper Gold King Mine Spill Still Not Cleaned Up

by Carol Clark / Aug 23, 2015 / 0 comments
Mine Wastes on Animas River bank rocks in Durango Aug. 14, 2015. Courtesy/Dr. Jack Nyhan

Upper Gold King Mine Spill Still Not Cleaned Up

 

By Dr. JACK NYHAN

 

Independent Environmental Scientist

Northern New Mexico

Senators Demand Answers in EPA Investigation of Mine Spill

by Reporter / Aug 23, 2015 / 0 comments

Senators Demand Answers in EPA Investigation of Mine Spill

Rare City/County Meeting Tackles Joint Concerns

by Reporter / Aug 20, 2015 / 0 comments

Members of the Espanola City Council and Rio Arriba County Commission met Wednesday night for a joint work session to address services concerning senior citizen, 911 emergency, solid waste and possible annexation plans from Santa Fe County to Rio Arriba County. 

JMEC Celebrates At 67th Annual Meeting

by Reporter / Aug 19, 2015 / 0 comments
Jemez Mountain Electric Cooperative (JMEC) Board listens on as new General Manager, Joseph Sanchez addresses attendees. Valley Daily Post image

JMEC Celebrates At 67th Annual Meeting

Ohkay Owingeh Airport And Other NM Airports Selected For Federal Grants

by Reporter / Aug 19, 2015 / 0 comments

Ohkay Owingeh Airport And Other NM Airports Selected For Federal Grants

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