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Angel Fire Police Blotter: July 9-15

07/09/2018 09:22:13   18-000394       Cattle Out Angel Fire Police responded to a report of cattle out. Officer located the cattle and determined they were not posing...

Fishing Report for Tuesday, July 17

Catches of the week: Abiquiu Lake: Brooklynn Medina, age 6, of Espanola, caught a 22-inch walleye July 11. She was fishing with her dad...

Carson National Forest lifts fire restrictions

As of today (Monday, July 16) at 8 a.m., fire restrictions on the Carson National Forest are lifted. According to a press release from Anna...

Fire breaks out in San Cristobal

Forest Service officials report the lightning-caused Lobo fire, discovered today about 2 miles east of San Cristobal on the Questa Ranger District in the...

Rains continue to douse area blazes

Rainfall continues to give firefighters the edge over wildfires: The lightning-caused Morris Creek Fire on the UU Bar Ranch, Philmont Scout Ranch and state...

What is happening with Angel Fire streets?

Angel Fire homeowner Ray Honea asked a pointed question during the recent July 10 Angel Fire Village Council meeting: "Why are the roads so...

Lone Piñon performs in Cimarron Friday (July 20)

https://youtu.be/EnY0ib-Uhqc The ShortGrass Music Festival’s second summer concert of the season, featuring acoustic conjunto Lone Piñon, is set for 7 p.m. Friday (July 20) at the...

Fishing Report for Tuesday, July 10

Catches of the week: Charette Lakes: Dylann Zalma-Woffard, age 2, of Santa Fe, caught her first fish, a 20-inch rainbow trout July 4....

InBankshares, Corp buys International Bank

InBankshares, Corp (“InBankshares”), a newly established bank holding company founded by a group of seasoned banking executives, has bought Raton Capital Corporation, the bank...

Rain brings good news, bad news for fire zones

This week's weather forecast brings good news and bad news for areas affected by current or extinguished wildfires. As the chance for thunderstorms increases this...

UPDATED: Rains give firefighters momentum; Carson re-opens

Editor's note: An earlier posting of this story noted the Carson National Forest was closed; however, according to a press release today, the Carson...

Another flash flood warning issued

The National Weather Service in Albuquerque has issued a hazardous weather outlook is for portions of north and central New Mexico. At 1:19 p.m. MDT,...

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WWII veteran Sewell saw action — in a post office

RED RIVER — Dan Sewell, who recently celebrated his 89th birthday on May 12, is proud to be a veteran but admitted with a laugh, “I had the least exciting military career imaginable.”

Judy Brunson remembers life in Red River

For the 2009 Summer Enchantment magazine I asked to interview longtime Red River residents Johnny and Judy Brunson. Johnny declined. He never liked the limelight. In light of Johnny’s death on Aug. 18, this is...

Veterans break ground on local cemetery

After a celebratory morning in a field near the gorge of the Río Pueblo de Taos, veterans from Taos County are one step closer to having a final resting place nearer to home. Taos County, the...

Grant Gray’s life at ‘the end of the railway’

Editor's Note: The following first appeared in the Sangre de Cristo Chronicle's 1998 Summer Enchantment. Grant Gray died Nov. 4, 2015. See his obituary here. By Ellen Miller-Goins Although it has become a popular spot for vacationers,...

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