Moisture and cooler temperatures over the last few days minimized fire growth on the northeast corner of the Medio Fire, pushing into the fire scar from the 2011 Pacheco Fire. Firefighters continue to monitor containment lines as drier weather is expected.
New Mexico state health officials on Friday announced 137 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.
Temperatures will be near to slightly below average today. A few isolated thunderstorms will be possible over the high terrain of southern New Mexico.
U.S. House Assistant Speaker Ben Ray Luján (D-N.M.) issued the following statement on the 19th anniversary of the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001.
The following is information for the distribution of a Missing Endangered Juvenile Advisory from the McKinley County Sheriff’s Office (MCSO). Please refer all media inquiries to the McKinley County Sheriff’s Office at (505) 722-2231.
Attorney General Hector Balderas today issued an advisory warning to New Mexicans about serial lawsuit scams that target people with disabilities and harm those communities and our justice system, and to encourage individuals with disabilities and the disability rights community to be vigilant against these scams.
The Santa Fe National Forest (SFNF) will lift campfire and smoking restrictions effective 8 a.m. tomorrow, Sept. 11, 2020, due to widespread moisture across the forest and decreasing fire danger.
he Medio Fire received substantial precipitation overnight minimizing fire behavior and growth. No flooding has been reported. Firefighters continue to monitor containment lines on the fire’s perimeter as drier weather is expected over the next few days.
As part of its comprehensive effort to increase access to COVID-19 testing in order to help slow the spread of the virus, CVS Health today announced that children age 12 years and older are eligible for testing at the more than 2,000 test sites located at select CVS Pharmacy drive-thru testing locations, starting Friday, September 11.
New Mexico state health officials on Thursday announced 161 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.
Low clouds this morning clear out near or just after sunrise, allowing temperatures to continue to warm up under mostly sunny skies. Breezy conditions will mix down through east-central NM in the afternoon.
Today, the House Committee on Energy and Commerce advanced bipartisan legislation introduced by Congressman Ben Ray Luján (D-N.M.), the U.S. House Assistant Speaker, to ensure Tribal Epidemiology Centers (TECs) can access lifesaving data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and other government health agencies, and to protect Tribes and Tribal members from scams.
During the Labor Day holiday, the New Mexico State Police participated in the Combined Accident Reduction Effort (C.A.R.E.) operation across all roadways within the state.
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.
Despite the COVID-19 pandemic, Northern New Mexico College is reporting an 11 percent increase in student headcount enrollment for the 2020 Fall semester, and a 3 percent increase in total student credit hours taken, the College’s highest enrollment since 2014.
Cibola County, NM – On September 6, 2020, at about 3:00 p.m. the New Mexico State Police, responded to a crash involving two commercial motor vehicles (CMV’s) on Interstate 40 around the 109 milepost near Laguna, NM.
On September 4, 2020 at about 11:36 p.m., New Mexico State Police investigated a fatal motorcycle crash on NM Highway 68, near mile post 19, north of Espanola, NM.
U.S. Rep. Ben Ray Luján, D-NM, is concerned that Native American communities could be the target of scams and that scam artists could reach out to tribal members to defraud them.