Saturday, September 23, 2017

Century Tour rides 40th year

The 40th Enchanted Circle Century Tour bicycle event offered participants, volunteers and fans sunny skies followed by scattered showers Sunday (Sept. 10). The 100-mile course takes riders...

Fishing Report for Sept. 5, 2017

Catches of the week: Springer Lake: Mykel Jon Vasquez, 8, of Las Vegas, caught a 27-inch northern pike Saturday (Sept. 2) using a rattling Zara Spook. If you have...

Fruits of the forest… mushrooming in Red River

  The daily afternoon rain threatens in the distance as my sister Mary Miller and I scramble to find one more chanterelle (Cantharellus cibarius) at...

Fire department’s next goal? Land

Wheeler Peak Volunteer Fire Department Chief Deke Willis says firefighters served 221 lunches during the annual Labor Day weekend barbecue Sunday (Sept. 3) and...

Developers eye tiny house project for Red River

A group of investors hopes to beat winter weather and complete construction on a proposed "tiny house" project, The Silver Strike, by Memorial Day...

But I digress… Scribble On

  I’m normally not one to focus on petty complaints, but have recently noticed a flush of unsatisfactory pencils in my desk jar. I really shouldn’t be...

Obituary: Bonnie Barker

December 29, 1931 - August 19, 2017 Longtime part-time Red River resident Bonnie Barker, 85, passed away on August 19, 2017 in Wichita Falls, Texas.  Bonnie was born December 29, 1931 to...

Obituary: Janice More Lewis

Jan Moore Lewis passed from this life on August 13, 2017, in Taos, New Mexico. She was preceded in death by her parents, Thomas...

Fishing Report for Tuesday, Aug. 15

This fishing report has been generated from the best information available from area officers and anglers. Conditions encountered after the report is compiled may...

Buckaroo Ball nets $18k for foundation

Last week's Buckaroo Ball, the main fundraising event for the Red River Valley Foundation netted about $18,000, according to committee chair Linda Calhoun. The annual...