It’s Mardi Gras time in Red River!

It’s Mardi Gras time in Red River!

February 5, 2016

Mountain life, News:

Fun, food, contests and beads are ahead in Red River through Fat Tuesday (Feb. 9). With 48 scheduled events, and many unscheduled events, there’s plenty… Read More ›

(Chronicle file photo)

Resort seeks future ‘World Champion Shovel Racers’

January 28, 2016

Mountain life, Sports:

  Registration is now open for Feb. 6 World Championship Shovel Races Most people never get to win an Olympic medal, but the next best thing… Read More ›

Las Vegas man sentenced for falsely impersonating a federal officer

Las Vegas man sentenced for falsely impersonating a federal officer

February 4, 2016

News:

Man impersonated a DEA agent for a friend who was a deputy sheriff in Colfax County Leon Herrera, 37, of Las Vegas, New Mexico, was sentenced today in… Read More ›

Udall recruiting summer interns

Udall recruiting summer interns

February 4, 2016

News:

U.S. Senator Tom Udall invites New Mexico college students interested in gaining legislative or press relations experience to apply for summer internships in his Washington,… Read More ›

Nominations sought for Governor’s Awards for Excellence in the Arts

Nominations sought for Governor’s Awards for Excellence in the Arts

February 4, 2016

News:

The New Mexico Arts Commission and New Mexico Arts, a division of the Department of Cultural Affairs, are accepting nominations for the 2016 Governor’s Awards for Excellence in… Read More ›

Local businesses awarded renewable energy grants

Local businesses awarded renewable energy grants

February 3, 2016

News:

Strider McCash, owner of Angel Fire Dentistry, and artist JoAnne DeKeuster, owner of Enchanted Circle Pottery, were among nine Northern New Mexico businesses to receive funding for renewable energy projects… Read More ›

Anglers land $5,315 in Eagle Nest tourney

Anglers land $5,315 in Eagle Nest tourney

February 2, 2016

Fishing, News:

The 182 fishermen participating in the Saturday (Jan. 30) Ice Fishing Tournament at Eagle Nest Lake came from all directions, according to a post-tournament press release.… Read More ›

Angel Fire Police Blotter: Jan. 25 – 31, 2016

Angel Fire Police Blotter: Jan. 25 – 31, 2016

February 1, 2016

News:

Courtesy Police Chief Brad McCaslin  01/25/2016 15:20:00    16-000056           Animal Complaint Angel Fire Police Department responded to a report of two large dogs… Read More ›

Max Dre came down from the great Northwest and took first! (Photo and caption by Greg Furey)

Over 40 boarders slide at Angel Fire Resort

February 1, 2016

Mountain life, Shots:

Over 40 snowboarders participated in stop number four of the TransWorld SNOWboarding Trans Am Tour at Angel Fire Resort last weekend. View photos and see results here.

Forest Service invites public comment on Wilderness

Forest Service invites public comment on Wilderness

February 1, 2016

News:

The Carson National Forest Wilderness Preliminary Inventory Map is available for public review and comments, which are due by Feb 23. To review and comment online,… Read More ›

Weather: Expect heavy snow

Weather: Expect heavy snow

February 1, 2016

News:

A powerful storm will bring heavy snow and blowing snow over northern and western areas of the state into Tuesday (Feb. 2). Snow will become heaviest most places Monday… Read More ›

Winter hiking: Pescado Trail

Winter hiking: Pescado Trail

January 30, 2016

Hiking:

By Cindy Brown, from The Taos News Now is the time for hiking in solitude and snowy silence at Wild Rivers, just north of Taos. One… Read More ›

Colfax County Democratic Convention set Feb. 6

Colfax County Democratic Convention set Feb. 6

January 28, 2016

News:

The Colfax County Democratic Convention is 4 p.m., Saturday (Feb. 6) at the Colfax County Court House in Raton. According to a press release from Party Chair Jeff Carr, County… Read More ›

Bipartisan Driver’s License Compromise Passes House Floor

Bipartisan Driver’s License Compromise Passes House Floor

January 28, 2016

News:

A bipartisan compromise bill that will stop giving driver’s licenses to illegal immigrants and bring New Mexico into compliance with the REAL ID Act passed the… Read More ›

Return of the Jedi Challenge Results

Return of the Jedi Challenge Results

January 27, 2016

Photos & Video, Sports:

The United States Amateur Snowboarding Association (USASA) Jedi Challenge in Angel Fire drew boarders from all over to test their boarder/skier-cross race skills in a head-to-head race… Read More ›

(Chronicle file photo)

‘Shred Cancer’ in Jan. 31 Red River Slopestyle

January 27, 2016

Mountain life, Sports:

The “Shred Cancer Organization Jazz Jam Fundraiser” Slopestyle event Sunday (Jan. 31) will have a Mardi Gras Theme this year with prizes for Best Costumes and… Read More ›

Try ‘snolfing’ this February in Angel Fire

January 27, 2016

Mountain life, Sports:

What is “snolfing”? Snow golf, of course. A press release from Holy Angels Catholic Mission Church states, “Why let the winter stop you from golfing?… Read More ›

Fishing Report for Jan. 26

Fishing Report for Jan. 26

January 27, 2016

Fishing:

Cimarron River: We had no reports from anglers this week. Eagle Rock Lake: We had no reports from anglers this week. Eagle Nest Lake: As of this past… Read More ›

Leave No Trace Outreach Event

January 26, 2016

Mountain life, News:

Jan 29 – 30, 2016 The Subaru/Leave No Trace Traveling Trainers are excited to be on site reaching winter recreators at the Red River Ski & Summer… Read More ›

Celebration of songwriters returns to Red River

Celebration of songwriters returns to Red River

January 26, 2016

Mountain life:

5th Annual Red River Songwriters Festival, Jan 28-30, 2016  Ten-plus artists and songwriters convene in Red River this weekend for a celebration of music and song Thursday through Saturday (Jan… Read More ›