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Letter to Editor on dog attack on Georgia Street

Dear Editor:

This attack happened in Silver City on Palm Sunday after my brother-in-law returned home from church.

The responding Silver City Police Department officer 'bumped' it down to "Animal Cont-- Continue reading

Solar flares up

Commentary by Marita Noon

It is amazing that something that seems as upbeat as "free" electricity from the sun can have such a dark side.

I started covering some of the shenanigans from the solar indu-- Continue reading

Was stopping Nevada's fracking rush behind the Bundy Showdown?

Commentary by Marita Noon

Was stopping Nevada's fracking rush behind the Bundy Showdown?
The story of rancher Cliven Bundy has captured an abundance of media attention and attracted supporters from acr-- Continue reading

What Is Up with Tumbleweed Control in NM?

by Kathy Hill

Certain New Mexico TV stations and newpapers are spending a lot of time talking about the piles of tumbleweeds in Colorado and Wyoming.

What about the potential for wildfires with loss o-- Continue reading

Refuting misinformation in article on Gila River being an endangered river

By Mary Alice Murphy

American Rivers named the Gila River No. 4 among America's Most Endangered Rivers of 2014, according to an article in the Albuquerque Journal and a news release from the Gila Cons-- Continue reading

If the goal is "energy independence," what issues should be a priority in America?

Commentary by Marita Noon

Recently the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee (DCCC) sent out a "2014 Priority Issues Survey." In addition to the obligatory Tea Party bashing: "help the Democrats-- Continue reading

Clouds on the solar horizon

Commentary by Marita Noon

Clouds on the solar horizon

Consumers considering installing solar panels on their rooftops have far more to think through than the initial decision to "go solar."

They may s-- Continue reading

Learning from extremists’ tactics, job creators file a lawsuit against the federal government


Commentary by Marita Noon

For years environmentalists have usurped individual private property rights and thwarted economic development. Now, thanks to Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt, it app-- Continue reading

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