Española School District’s newest Board member was sworn July 15 at the Board’s regular meeting. Matthew Casados, 53, of Santa Cruz officially took the District 1 Board position, vacated by Yvonne Salazar.
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.
Crews worked Tuesday to demolish the old Española Valley High School sign. The sign was constructed almost 15 years ago and was shot Aug. 12, 2012. It was shipped to Sarasota, Fla. to be repaired, but has not worked correctly since, Superintendent Fred Trujillo said at an April 15 board meet…
Española School District Associate Superintendent Anna Vargas Gutierrez gave a presentation at the Board’s regular June 17 meeting on the District’s wellness.
The Española School Board is under the gun to replace Yolanda Salazar, the District 1 member who resigned at the June 3 Board meeting. It has until July 18, or 45 days, to fill the position or it falls to the Secretary of State to select a candidate.
Kaitlyn Ortiz (left) and Josephine Salazar listen June 4 to Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham talk about the importance of getting New Mexicans vaccinated. The governor made a circuit through Northern New Mexico College's gymnasium, one of several stops in the Valley.
Stetson Trujillo (left) won reserve state champion in chute dogging, reserve state champion in goat tying, third in light rifle and will go to Nationals in all three categories. He finished fifth in team roping and seventh in breakaway.
Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham (left) visits with Nars and Tillie Martinez, both of Española, June 4 at Northern New Mexico College's Eagle Memorial Gym. The Martinezes were there to get vaccinated at the College's shot clinic. The governor visited several places in the Española Valley, encoura…