Wednesday, December 13, 2017

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Colfax County Sheriff’s Blotter: Oct. 16 – Nov. 30, 2017

ARRESTS: Jeffry Rivera was arrested for Harassment, Trespassing (after lawful custodian asked him to leave), and Resisting, Evading, or Obstructing in Raton. Jerimiah L....

Eagle Nest father pleads guilty in infant death case

Monday (Nov. 27) Mariano Araica-Avalos of Eagle Nest pleaded "No Contest" to one count of Abandonment of a Child Resulting in Death, a second-degree...

Angel Fire Police Blotter: Nov. 6-12

11/06/2017 07:18:00          17-000632    Residential Alarm Angel Fire Police Responded to a report of an alarm. Residence was checked and found to be secure. Location: 170 EL...

Village recognizes local heroes

Paid and volunteer firefighters and emergency medical staff perform heroically all year-'round but Angel Fire Fire Chief John Murtagh wanted to recognize the "extraordinary"...

Bill Humbert appointed to Angel Fire Village Council

Angel Fire Village Council members took no time at all to unanimously appoint William "Bill" Humbert, Mayor Barbara Cottam's choice to fill Brinn Colenda's...

‘Pick Your Poison’ race scores big with competitors

The Questa High School Drama Club and the Questa Economic Development Fund teamed up to create the first foot race at the Rio Grande...

Questa miners get federal assistance, but is it three years too late?

In the summer of 2014, Molycorp, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Chevron, gathered its employees together and announced the the molybdenum mine would close, leaving...

Vietnam Veterans Memorial celebrates Veterans Day Saturday

Veterans Day will be celebrated at a special 11a.m. ceremony Saturday (Nov. 11) presented by the New Mexico Department of Veterans Services (DVS) at...

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Rhoda (Limburg) Blake rejected high society for adventure

Editor's note: Taos Ski Valley's co-founder Rhoda Blake died Nov. 3, 2015. See here for her obituary. The following article originally appeared in the Sangre de Cristo Chronicle 1999-2000 Winter Enchantment. By Ellen Miller-Goins Had fate...

Chavez remembered as humble veteran and proud father

CIMARRON—If you spoke with Bernardino “Nino” Chavez you would not guess the longtime Cimarron resident had earned a Bronze Star, Purple Heart and participated in the D-Day Invasion on June 6, 1944.

Lloyd and Olive Bolander:  An indelible part of New Mexico’s skiing history

New Mexico Ski Hall of Fame – 2004 —By Ellen Miller-Goins; reprinted from the Sangre de Cristo Chronicle’s 2008/2009 Winter Enchantment magazine. Editor’s note: Lloyd blander died Jan. 20, 2014. His Taos News obituary can be...

Yes, they trudged through deep snow to the old Moreno Valley School

Editor's note: This is a re-print of an article by Ellen Miller-Goins that appeared in the March 4, 1999, Sangre de Cristo Chronicle. Although it is written in the present tense, many of those...

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