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Freeport-McMoRan Oil & Gas Inc. Files Registration Statement for Initial Public Offering

PHOENIX, AZ, June 23, 2015 – Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE: FCX) today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Freeport-McMoRan Oil & Gas Inc. (FM O&G), filed a registration statement on Form S-1 (the Registration Statement) with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) related to its potential initial public offering (IPO) of Class A common stock representing a minority interest in FM O&G. FM O&G intends to apply to list the common stock on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker "FMOG."-- Continue reading

Commissary Fire PM Update as of June 23, 2015

EMNRD-FORESTRY DIVISION

Commissary Fire PM Update as of June 23, 2015 on behalf of the Santa Fe National Forest

"Firing Operations Continue Today"

Start Date: June 5, 2015 Percent Contained: 0%
Size: 350 acres Growth Potential: Moderate
Vegetation: Ponderosa pine, aspen, mixed conifer, grass and brush

Summary: Fire crews on the lightning-caused Commissary Fire on the Pecos/Las Vegas Ranger District successfully completed firing operations, with hand ignitions, on 150 acres yesterday as part of a strategy to manage the fire for resource objectives. Resource objectives on the Commissary Fire include improving wildlife and range habitat, encouraging regeneration of aspen, and improving watershed and overall forest health.-- Continue reading

Snell Middle School cafeteria use may cause conflict

By Margaret Hopper

Cobre school board met Monday evening, June 22, with four members present: Frances Kelly, Robert Montoya, Frank Gomez and Toy Sepulveda. Board president Sepulveda said the closed session had started at 6:03 where they discussed finances, the cafeteria proposal, the Cobre and Snell handbooks and the athletic handbook. No actions were taken at that time.-- Continue reading

Moore and Middle Fires Grow Together 062315 10 a.m.

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On behalf of the USFS - Gila National Forest: Update of 6-23-2015 -- 10:00 AM

MIMBRES, NM –The Moore and Middle fires grew together Monday as activity increased to the north and south of Tom Moore Mesa in the Gila Wilderness. The lightning-caused fires will now be reported as the Moore Fire. The fire is estimated at 4,000 acres with approximately 55 personnel assigned. The Moore Fire is being managed by the Gila Las Cruces Zone Type 3 Incident Management Team. Personnel on the incident include smokejumpers, hotshots and stock to transport supplies into the Gila Wilderness.-- Continue reading

Health Council holds special meeting 062215

Health Council holds special meeting 062215

By Mary Alice Murphy

The Grant County Community Health Council is undergoing a transition, as Gila Regional Medical Center will no longer be the fiscal agent for the council.

At the special meeting of the Grant Council Community Health Council held Monday, June 22, 2015 at the Grant County Administration Center Commission Chambers, Council Co-Chairwoman Priscilla Lucero said the Steering Committee has been working quite a bit on transition plans.

-- Continue reading

NM Forestry Wildland Fire Information-Red Canyon Wildfire Update 062215 5 p.m.

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Incident -- Red Canyon Wildfire Update of 6-22-2015
Cibola NF Fire Reaches 3,425 Acres
Magdalena, NM – The Red Canyon Fire on the Magdalena Ranger District has grown in size to 3,425 acres with approximately 85 personnel on the incident. The lightning-caused fire is located in the San Mateo Mountains, 2 miles southeast of Grassy Lookout.-- Continue reading

NM Forestry Wildland Fire Information-Commissary Fire Update 062215 2 p.m.

EMNRD-FORESTRY DIVISION

Incident Name: Commissary Fire

Commissary Fire Update: June 22, 2015; 2:00 P.M. "Firing Operations Begin Today"

Start Date: June 5, 2015 Percent Contained: 0
Size: 222 acres Growth Potential: Moderate
Vegetation: Ponderosa pine, aspen, mixed conifer, grass and brush

Summary: Fire managers on the lightning-caused Commissary Fire on the Pecos/Las Vegas Ranger District are taking advantage of favorable conditions over the next few days to continue to manage the fire for resource objectives.-- Continue reading

NM Forestry Wildland Fire Information-Red Canyon Fire update 062215 10:30 a.m.

EMNRD-FORESTRY DIVISION

Incident Name: Red Canyon -- Update as of 6-22-2015 Time: 10:30 AM

Fire Number: 15-30320390N

Start Date & Time: 6-15-15 1300

Start Location: 2 mile south of Grassy Lookout in the San Mateo Mountains

Latitude: 33*, 44', 14.94 " E

Longitude: 107*, 26', 49.61" W

Legal T 6S, R 6W, Sec 28

Cause of Fire: lightning confirmed-- Continue reading

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