Thursday, July 20, 2017

BLM closes San Pedro Mountains

Due to increased risk of human-caused fire and current fire danger, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Taos Field Office is temporarily closing public...

Enchanting burrowing owls make home in Taos

Taos birdwatchers eagerly await John Lay's email missives. "Both owls on burrow," he wrote in early April. Like expectant parents, we're wondering if there will...

‘High-risk’ wildfire under control near Witt Road, Taos Canyon

Firefighters fought a fast-moving, "high-risk" wildland fire in the area of Witt Road near Taos Canyon late Tuesday afternoon (June 27). By around 8 p.m....

National Bank Holdings buying Peoples Bank

National Bank Holdings Corporation, the parent company of NBH Bank, and the privately owned Peoples, Inc. jointly announced today that they have entered into...

Body found in Rio Grande believed to be missing treasure hunter

On Wednesday evening (June 14) New Mexico State Police officers were contacted by Mitzi Wallace of Clifton, Colorado, who reported her husband was missing. Mitzi...

Fun-filled 4th of July planned for Taos

Taos' 4th of July celebrations kick off early on Tuesday (July 4) with a free pancake breakfast with Mayor Dan Barrone at Taos Plaza from...

Taos School of Music alum wins Van Cliburn bronze

Daniel Hsu, Taos School of Music 2017 Young Artist pianist, won this year’s Van Cliburn International Piano Competition Bronze Medal. Only 19 years old,...

Man dies after falling from kayak in Río Grande

A man who died Sunday afternoon (June 11) after falling from a kayak in a section of the Río Grande near Pilar has been identified...

Nancy Lee Stewart finds inspiration in her surroundings

  Editor's note: The following article by Ellen Miller-Goins first appeared in The Chronicle's 1997 Summer Enchantment magazine. Nancy Lee Stewart passed away April 14, 2017....