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Fishing Report: Week of Nov. 20

This fishing report has been generated from the best information available from area officers and anglers. Conditions encountered after the report is compiled may...

The oldest specialized plant-eating reptile discovered near Alamogordo, New Mexico

The New Mexico Museum of Natural History & Science (NMMNHS) has announced the discovery of Gordodon, a new sail-backed reptile based on an incomplete...

New Mexico State Parks joins REI’s #OptOutside for Black Friday

https://youtu.be/GKevr0SxBHI New Mexico State Parks proudly joins other states by waiving fees on “Black Friday” in support of a growing number of other organizations who...

Taos Ski Valley opens with the debut of its high-speed quad chair

https://youtu.be/ZEQitlwU6wE Skiers and riders have been lining up since 6:30 AM at Taos Ski Valley this morning! It’s opening day and we’re celebrating the launch...

Fishing Report: Week of Nov. 6

This fishing report has been generated from the best information available from area officers and anglers. Conditions encountered after the report is compiled may...

Pile burns planned across the Carson National Forest

Fire managers on the Carson National Forest plan to conduct pile burns on the Camino Real and Tres Piedras Ranger Districts sometime between November...

Rehabilitated eagle released back into wild

Santa Fe Raptor Center Director Lori Paras releases a juvenile bald eagle into the wild Sunday (Oct. 28) at the Río Grande Gorge Bridge...

Celebrate Habitat’s 25th Anniversary – Eat Out For A Cause

Celebrate Habitat’s 25th Anniversary and Mondo Italiano is donating 25% of their Food Proceeds to help us build homes in Taos! Join us! Sunday, November...

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Sadie Renfro’s rearview mirror sees back 92 years

The dirt roads went on and on. Sadie Brown didn’t care for them. During school years, she had to lodge with town families far from her own on the remote Brown Ranch in Long Canyon, 30 miles northeast of Folsom, New Mexico.

Two brothers and a dam changed history

The story of Eagle Nest Dam begins with the Cimarron River, a tributary of the Canadian River beginning at the confluence of the Cieneguilla Creek and the Moreno Creek, some 50 miles in length. Great parcels of...

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...

Rough and tumble winters in Red River

Editor's note:  The following is a reprint of an article that appeared in the 2002-2003 Winter Enchantment magazine published by the Chronicle. Johnny Brandenburg died Oct. 9, 2003, at age 82. His obituary is...

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