ABIQUIU LAKE, N.M. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Albuquerque District, announced today that effective immediately the Cerrito Day-Use Recreation Area, including the boat ramp and the swim beach, are closed after tests showed the presence of a blue-green algae bloom in the reservoir.
Abiquiu – Rio Arriba County Public Works Director Napoleon R. Garcia announced late Wednesday that the Rio Arriba County Roads Department has currently opened the CR 155 bridge for use during the Holiday season, but will close…
The 4-H Youth Development Program is a long standing youth organizations. It can be found in over 50 counties around the world and all 33 counties in New Mexico. In Rio Arriba County, we have 17 4-H clubs and have a membership of over 250 members and 100 adult volunteer leaders. We have grown an astonishing 87% in the ten years!
(Courtesy Photo – Horizon Cowgirls, Jasmine, Mia, Mercedes, Tessie, Alyssa and Destiny, at Camporee at Rotary Park in Bernalillo NM) Local Girl Scouts Troop Honored For Outstanding Work Girl Scouts Troop #10532 or better known as the Horizon Cowgirls, participated in a statewide project to collect canned goods for New Mexico’s needy families. The Horizon […]
Santa Rosa de Lima Fiesta Reprinted in part from information from our friends at the AbiquiuNews.com. On Aug. 22 the St. Thomas the Apostle Parish will be celebrating its annual Santa Rosa Fiesta in Abiquiu, NM. Read about this special event and history below. Santa Rosa de Lima FiestaAbiquiu, New MexicoSaturday August 2210:00 AM – […]
County Road 155 Bridge Update Republished here with permission of the Abiquiu News. www.abiquiunews.com ABIQUIU – Friday Rio Arriba County Commissioner Danny Garcia issued the following statement. “Due to a wetter than usual monsoon season, work on the bridge on Rio Arriba County Road 155 has been postponed until September 1, I know that the […]
Northern Youth Project Summer Fieldtrip Connects Communities The Northern Youth Project, located in Abiquiu began as a way to involve teens in positive extracurricular activities in an area with limited programing for their age group. It all started one summer as Leona Hilary and a handful of teens including current staff member Anastacia Maestas started […]
Rio Arriba County Fair Now Until Sunday Rio Arriba County continues the tradition of celebrating our western culture and heritage with the annual Rio Arriba County Fair, Thursday, July 30 through Sunday, August 2. This year’s fair theme is “Blue Jeans and Country Dreams” and the Rio Arriba County Fair Association (RACFA) promises to present the best of the […]