Despite record levels of recovering back and missing payments, North Central Solid Waste Authority Board members and staff discussed at its monthly board meeting the Authority still being in the red for 2021.
The Santa Fe District Court bench trial for former Española School Board and former Rio Arriba County commissioner Barney Trujillo began Thursday (7/22). Trujillo faces charges for failure to properly disclose campaign contributions.
Raydaniel Gallegos, 14, Española, gets his first dose of the Pfizer vaccine July 17 during the Blue Cross Blue Shield Health Fair event at McDonald's on North Riverside Drive. Jennifer Yun, a Walgreens employee, gave the shot and said they had vaccinated 25 people that day. Another fair will…
Dakota Drake and Maria Borassa pick up trash as part of the community cleanup in Chimayo on July 17. “I’m tired of seeing all this damn trash and no one seems to care,” Borassa said. “I think we can do a little bit of damage here today, I hope.”
The New Mexico Foundation for Open Government (FOG) is now accepting nominations for the 2021 William S. Dixon First Amendment Freedom Award – given to those who believe in government transparency at the state or local level – and who have made significant contributions to casting sunshi…
Rio Arriba rancher David Sanchez owner of Sanchez Ranches has given a 30 day notice to sue the government for property depredation caused by elk.
The light early morning shower had let up as El Vecino took a morning walk along one of his favorite forest roads. The chamiso shone a lovely sage green and was interspersed with the beautiful burgundy of blooming cholla cacti. The cool air was pregnant with the distinctively pungent fra…
Future Fates is a locally produced film that involves a cast, aged 7 to 65, from Española, Velarde, Abiquiu and Tierra Amarilla. The film will be screened at Moving Arts Española at 4 p.m., July 10. So far, the film has had screenings in Velarde, Tierra Amarilla, and Santa Fe.
Embattled Rio Arriba County Sheriff James Lujan was in court again Monday presumably for a status hearing on a change of venue motion submitted by Ninth Judicial District Attorney Andrea Reeb, who is re-prosecuting the case against Lujan for harboring and aiding a felon and bribery of a witness.
State Senator Leo Jaramillo and Rio Arriba County Commissioner Christine Bustos met the evening of June 23 with constituents in San Pedro and La Mesilla at the Henry Roybal Memorial Park in San Pedro to discuss issues with easements onto the Santa Clara Pueblo.