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Silver City Police Department offers tips for safe holiday shopping 2016

Holiday Season Crime Prevention Tips

It’s that time of year again and the Silver City Police Department wants you to have a safe and memorable holiday! Here are a few tips to help make that possible.

Shopping:
•Drive defensively. Traffic is heavier during the holidays. A good rule of thumb is right in, right out of parking lots.

•If you must shop at night, park in a well-lighted area.

•Keep all car doors locked and windows closed while in or out of your car.

•Never leave your car unoccupied with the motor running or with children inside.-- Continue reading

2016 MainStreet Lighted Christmas Parade

Photos Courtesy of several local photographers, with credits on each photo.

The Awards Ceremony was held at Little Toad Creek and Distillery, 200 North Bullard Street, immediately following the 26th Annual Lighted Christmas Parade. There were many beautiful entries and a great amount of hours that went into producing spectacular light displays for the enthusiastic crowds who attended the annual event coordinated by Silver City MainStreet.-- Continue reading

2016 Fiber Arts Holiday Market

The Southwest Fiber Arts Collective held a holiday market at the Woman's Club on Saturday, Nov. 26, 2016.

Photos by Mary Alice Murphy

Freeport-McMoRan Commences Exchange Offers and Consent Solicitations

Freeport-McMoRan Commences Exchange Offers and Consent Solicitations

To download a PDF of the release, please visit the following link: Freeport-McMoRan Commences Exchange Offers and Consent Solicitations

PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE: FCX) announced today that it has commenced offers to eligible holders to exchange any and all of the outstanding senior notes issued by Freeport-McMoRan Oil & Gas LLC (FM O&G), FCX Oil & Gas LLC and FMSTP Inc., as co-issuers, and guaranteed by FCX for (1) new senior notes to be issued by FCX and guaranteed by FM O&G and (2) cash.-- Continue reading

96-Year-Old War War II Veteran To Receive Honorary Degree

96-Year-Old War War II Veteran To Receive Honorary Degree

Pritikin, holding a photo where he is standing with Company D, first battalion, third regiment of the Marines.Silver City, NM – Every Mustang home basketball and volleyball game, Leonard Pritikin can be seen front row, in a bright yellow jacket and a veteran cap. He's a familiar sight to student-athletes and this December he'll be introduced to the entire graduating class, receiving an honorary degree from Western New Mexico University President Joseph Shepard.

"For so many years, I was kicking myself in the pants and sorry that I never went and got that degree," said Pritikin, a 96-year-old veteran. "Now I never have to kick myself in the pants anymore thanks to Dr. Shepard and the Board of Regents."-- Continue reading

State Police Checkpoints and Saturation Patrols in Counties Across the State in December 2016

Statewide - State Police will be conducting Sobriety Checkpoints, Saturation Patrols, and Registration, Insurance and Drivers' License Checkpoints in all New Mexico counties during the month of December 2016.

We are bringing awareness to this, in an effort to reduce alcohol related fatalities, through continued media attention and intensive advertising. These checkpoints are helping to change society's attitude about drinking and driving.-- Continue reading

Happy Thanksgiving 2016

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Freeport-McMoRan Completes $1.5 Billion At-the-Market Equity Offering

To download a PDF of the release, please visit the following link: Freeport-McMoRan Completes $1.5 Billion At-the-Market Equity Offering

PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE: FCX) announced today the completion of its at-the-market offering of common stock announced on July 27, 2016. FCX raised $1.5 billion in gross proceeds through the sale of 116.5 million shares of FCX common stock in open market transactions since July 28, 2016. The shares were issued pursuant to FCX’s shelf registration statement.-- Continue reading

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