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History of the Mountain Country: T.D. Neal, Eagle Nest’s Founding Father

Editor's note: The following is a reprint of an article by Lori Gallagher, sister of Chronicle founder Joe Gallagher, that first appeared in the...

Raton centenarian Laura MacDougall recalls 100 years of area history

Editor's note: This is a reprint of a story by Ellen Miller-Goins from the July 15, 1999 Sangre de Cristo Chronicle. Laura MacDougall died Feb....

Moreno Valley winters were no big deal for Jeannine Neal

Editor's note: The following article by Ellen Miller-Goins first appeared in the Sangre de Cristo Chronicle's 2002-2003 Winter Enchantment magazine. Jeannine Neal died Sept....

Neal family roots run deep in Red River, Eagle Nest

Editor's Note: The following originally appeared in the Chronicle's 2012 Spring Land & Home magazine. Dirk Neal said he can tell the difference between a...

It was a rocky start for Angel Fire’s ski area 50 years ago

Taos Ski Valley founder Ernie Blake's advice? Raise the mountain 1,000 feet! This side of the Moreno Valley had a sleepy history until 1966. Aside...

Sally LeBus reminisces about life in Angel Fire

Editor's note: The following is a reprint of an article by Ellen Miller-Goins that first appeared in the Sangre de Cristo Chronicle's 1998 Summer...

Historic Chase Ranch: A living classroom… then and now

Editor's note: The following is a reprint of an article by Gabriel Weinstein in the Sangre de Cristo Chronicle's Spring 2014 Land & Home magazine. The late...

Homestead: Swanson Ranch

Editor's note: The following is a reprint of an article by Kevin Duke that first appeared in the Sangre de Cristo Chronicle's Spring 2011...

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...

Las Vegas – As Wicked as Dodge City

  "Without exception there was no town which harbored a more disreputable gang of desperadoes, and outlaws than did Las Vegas." - Ralph Emerson Twitchell, historian Located on the edge of the...