On October 23, 2020, at around 5:30 p.m., the New Mexico State Police responded to a two-vehicle head-on fatal crash on the frontage road of Interstate 25 near milepost 341 south of Las Vegas, NM.
We are excited to make a special announcement. Dr. Patricia Trujillo, Director of Equity & Diversity, and Stephanie Montoya, Staff Reporter and Public Relations Specialist, are leaving Northern to join the staff of the New Mexico Department of Higher Education.
U.S. House Assistant Speaker Ben Ray Luján (D-N.M.) issued the following statement on the Senate’s confirmation of Justice Amy Coney Barrett to the U.S. Supreme Court.
he United States Department of Agriculture’s Forest Service, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, and WildEarth Guardians reached an out-of-court resolution in the case WildEarth Guardians vs. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, et al. CV-13-00151-TUC-RCC in U.S. District Court in Arizona concerning the Mexican spotted owl.
Each week the Valley Daily Post features a few pets that are ready for adoption at the Española Humane. Take a look at this week’s highlighted pets and then drop by the shelter to see the whole selection.
The New Mexico Department of Agriculture will host two pesticide disposal events in the state during the month of November. The disposal events will allow agricultural producers, licensed pesticide dealers, pest control companies, golf courses and homeowners to properly dispose of unwanted pesticides at no cost to participants.
Congressman Ben Ray Luján (D-N.M.), the U.S. House Assistant Speaker, issued the following statement on the passing of former state Representative Nick Salazar, who served in the New Mexico legislature from 1973 to 2018.
Attorney General Hector Balderas issued the following statement regarding the passing of New Mexico State Representative Nick Salazar.
Attorney General Hector Balderas announced that Donald Qualls was sentenced to three years in the New Mexico Department of Corrections for Possession Of Visual Medium Of Sexual Exploitation (Child Under 13). Qualls was apprehended as a result of an investigation into the online sharing of child exploitation materials by the Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Task Force of the New Mexico Office of the Attorney General.
The United States Department of Agriculture approved the New Mexico Department of Agriculture’s state hemp production regulatory plan last week.
Record or near-record lows are forecast the next couple of nights, followed by a slow warming trend through early next week.
On September 29, 2020, at approximately 9:00 a.m., the New Mexico State Police investigated a crash involving two vehicles on Interstate 10, near milepost 159 south of Las Cruces.
All Santa Fe National Forest (SFNF) offices will be closed Monday, Oct. 12, in observance of Columbus Day and Indigenous Peoples’ Day. Regular virtual business hours will resume on Tuesday, Oct. 13.
The North Central Regional Transit District (NCRTD) has announced that the RTD Blue Buses will not be in service on Monday, October 12, in observance of Indigenous Peoples’ Day.
The North Central Regional Transit District (NCRTD) has announced that its RTD 341 TSV Green route between the Town of Taos and Taos Ski Valley will be suspended for the upcoming 2020/2021 winter season.
New Mexico state health officials on Monday announced 158 additional COVID-19 cases. New Mexicans who have non-health-related questions or concerns can also call 833-551-0518 or visit newmexico.gov, which is being updated regularly as a one-stop source for information for families, workers and others affected by and seeking more information about COVID-19.
Above average warmth will continue with many locations observing temperatures in the upper 70's and 80's today. A few locations may even reach record highs for today.