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West Street resident arrested for burglary

By Roger Lanse

On Wednesday, May 6, at about 4:45 a.m., Silver City Police Department officers were dispatched to H&S Feed Supply on Truck Bypass Road in reference to an alarm inside the store. On arriving, officers observed a door that had been damaged in order to make entrance.

According to an incident report, when the manager arrived, having been notified by the alarm company, she stated that jewelry, men's cologne, and folding knives were missing. Officers noted that the alarm box had also been damaged.-- Continue reading

Local doctor injured in bicycle-vehicle crash

By Roger Lanse

At approximately 2 p.m. on Saturday, May 9, Brian Robinson, 45, of Silver City, was hit by a white 1997 Jeep SUV while he was riding his bicycle on Pinos Altos Road (Highway 15) in the vicinity of the veterinary clinic.

According to a Grant County Regional Dispatch Authority CAD call narrative, Silver City Police Department officers advised that a 45-year-old male had been hit by a vehicle and was on the ground. At first, officers were unsure if Robinson was alive, as he had "traumatic injuries," was barely breathing, and did not look well.-- Continue reading

NM 90/Hudson Street Bridge Public Involvement Meeting Silver City, NM for May 13

Silver City: The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) with Interstate Highway Construction will be holding a public involvement meeting to discuss the NM 90/Hudson Street Bridge Reconstruction Project for Silver City, NM.

6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
Wednesday May 13, 2015

Grant County Convention Center
3031 Highway 180 – E
Silver City, NM-- Continue reading

Robinson family releases statement

Following is a statement from the Robinson Family:

We are grateful for the support and love we have received from our friends and community since the tragic accident this past Saturday.

Brian is stabl-- Continue reading

Woman arrested in hit-and-run accident

Dorothy Spangler, 85, was arrested and charged with Leaving the Scene of an Accident involving Great Bodily Harm and Reckless Driving as a result of the traffic crash between a vehicle and a pedestria-- Continue reading

Clarified: Bicyclist injured on Pinos Altos Road

By Roger Lanse

The Silver City Police Department is investigating a collision between a bicycle and a motor vehicle that occurred Saturday, May 9, at about 2:30 p.m. on Pinos Altos road just north of-- Continue reading

Hurley Pride Festival held on chilly day

Article and Photos by Mary Alice Murphy

The annual Hurley Pride Committee Festival was held on a blustery, chilly day, May 9. Plenty of vendors were on hand, as well as owners and admirers of vintage cars for almost as far in two directions as the eye could see.

One owner, Alfonso Torres, Sr. of Bayard and his wife Jean posed in front of the 1927 Tall-T that he, with the help of his nephew, Gilbert Torres and family, had been working on for about five years. The before pictures show what little he had to begin with.-- Continue reading

Silver City Farmers' Market on Opening Day

Photos by Sandra Michaud

On a chilly and blustery May morning, more reminiscent of March, vendors and customers came out for the May 9 Silver City Farmers' Market opening of the season. Produce was fr-- Continue reading

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