Hampton named to new fire department post in Red River

RED RIVER – Starting in early December James Hampton will be moving from his role as engineer and lead attendant to fire code inspector and maintenance supervisor for the Red River Fire Department.

BLM to lift fire restrictions Monday

The Bureau of Land Management Farmington District Office will rescind fire restrictions Monday (July 23) at 12:01 a.m. on BLM-managed lands within the following...

Editorial: Cimarron needs to be a good neighbor

In times of catastrophe, the ranches outside Cimarron have helped the village bounce back. It’s now the village’s turn to be a good neighbor and share water with its nearby ranches.

State Police arrest Peñasco man for sexual assault of a minor 

On Oct. 1, the Rio Arriba County Sheriff's Department requested that the New Mexico State Police Investigations Bureau take over a criminal investigation involving allegations that...

Three structures destroyed in fire

Firefighters battled a blaze that engulfed three small structures Wednesday (April 18) evening on U.S. Highway 64 near mile marker 280 across from Squash Blossom Road (B41). No injuries have been reported so far.

Editorial: Fire Department offers thinning advice on site

ANGEL FIRE — As the Angel Fire Village Council continues to deliberate its tree-thinning rules, the Angel Fire Fire Department is offering free on-site consultation to the owners of land within the village.

Schools now canceled Thursday

<p style="margin-bottom: 0in">Due to the current weather conditions, Cimarron Municipal Schools has canceled classes Thursday (March 8).</p><p style="margin-bottom: 0in;">The cancellation applies to Cimarron High School, Cimarron Elementary and Middle Schools, Eagle Nest Elementary and Middle Schools, and Moreno Valley High School.</p>

Angel Fire Rotary assists Missoula Children’s Theatre

ANGEL FIRE — The Rotary Club of Angel Fire will donate proceeds from its first Kentucky Derby Day to the Missoula Children’s Theatre.

Powerful Winter Storm barrels down on New Mexico

A powerful winter storm is bearing down on the state, with the potential to bring hurricane-force winds, frigid temperatures and heavy snow.

Two area residents die in motorcycle collision near Black Lake

BLACK LAKE—Area residents John A. “Andy” Lebus and Crystal Romero died in a single-vehicle motorcycle accident about 11 p.m. Friday (May 9) near milemarker 27 on New Mexico Hwy 434 near Black Lake, Colfax County Undersheriff Steve A. Marquez told the <em>Sangre de Cristo Chronicle</em> Saturday (May 10).