Ute Park Fire deemed safe enough for transition

Yesterday evening officials were confident enough with the Ute Park Fire's 92-percent containment today they are transitioning Ute Park Fire management from the Type...

Red River’s Dairy Bar robbed

At about 9:40 p.m. the Dairy Bar in Red River was robbed. According to a post on the Red River Marshal's Office Facebook page,...

Ute Park Fire Update: Highway 64 is open

According to this morning's update from the Ute Park Fire incident website, US 64 is open from Eagle Nest to Cimarron — from  mile marker...

Jerry Hogrefe tops Taos County sheriff race for Dems

Red River's Jerry Hogrefe easily won a highly contested race in the Taos County. He will face Republican Jani Dean Davis in November. According to the...

UPDATE: Ute Park Fire at 36,800 acres, 30% contained

The Ute Park Wildfire grew slightly today but so did the firefighter's containment efforts, according to this morning's update from Bea Day, Incident Commander...

Fishing Report for Tuesday, June 5

Catches of the week: Abiquiu Lake: Carol Bevel of Tijeras caught a 29-inch, 13-pound, 2-ounce, channel catfish June 2. She was using a bluegill...

Fire restrictions, closures increasing statewide

As drought continues to increase fire danger statewide, the Kid's Pond at the Seven Springs Fish Hatchery in the Jemez Mountains will be closed at dusk...

Wildlife warning: Drought impacts predators

Before the Ute Park Wildfire exploded in Cimarron Canyon, Jordan Mitchell, Cimarron District Officer with the New Mexico Department of Game and Fish, was at...

Air quality monitoring for potential impacts to areas of Northern New Mexico

With the Ute Park Fire burning in Colfax County, the New Mexico Department of Health (NMDOH) and New Mexico Environment Department (NMED) are monitoring...

Today’s weather offers good news and bad news

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WOLUKRzH_CY&feature=youtu.be Today's weather could bring both good news and bad news to firefighters on the front line of the Ute Park Park on Hughway 64...