Silver lightning… Jasper remembered

By Joy Stromberg, Questa, New Mexico Jasper is dead. Last night I cried. I'm glad he's not in pain but right now, I'm gonna remember him. When I...

Speak Up: ‘Don’t let this happen to another family’

By Jessica Cross How does a mother begin to express what the death of her child means? The impact is has on her life? Her...

‘A thank you letter to a stranger’

On the morning of Thursday, January 7, 2016 , I was in the Durango Airport for a flight back to Texas. I had been in...

Editorial: Brace yourself for an epic mud season

There is still a lot of snow in them thar hills — close to four feet to be exact. And according to scientists with the state engineer’s office and the National Weather Service who watch and record this kind of data, 13 inches of moisture are trapped in the snow.

Opinion: ‘Airbnb bill’ a win-win for tourism, communities

The “sharing economy” – wherein private individuals provide services or their private property for a fee – has become a sizeable subset of New...

Editorial: Recent Legislative Session Casts Shadow on Sunshine Week

By Greg Williams, President of the New Mexico Foundation for Open Government   Closed-door budget talks and a failed effort to create a transparent ethics commission...

Find the Christmas meaning through the words of children

This time of year it’s easy to get caught up in the hustle and bustle of the season. Often the true meaning of Christmas is lost.

Four reasons people fear the dentist – and why they shouldn’t

A dental appointment still provokes fear in many people. In fact, that fear leads millions of Americans to avoid the dentist – despite the...

Sewer issues could clog Valley of the Utes development

Officials with the Village of Angel Fire have really stepped in a bucket of sewage this time.

Letter: UNM Ski Team ‘warrants a second look’

The decision of the Regents of the University of New Mexico to cancel the ski program is puzzling and warrants a second look. The ski team is,...