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Art in the Barn held at The Red Barn

Photos by Mary Alice Murphy

On Saturday, Oct. 25, artists from The Grant County Art Guild plied their artistic creations at The Red Barn. 

Freeport-McMoRan Reports Third-Quarter and Nine-Month 2014 Results

· Net income attributable to common stock totaled $552 million, $0.53 per share, for third-quarter 2014, compared with net income of $821 million, $0.79 per share, for third-quarter 2013. Net income attributable to common stock for the first nine months of 2014 totaled $1.5 billion, $1.47 per share, compared with $2.0 billion, $1.96 per share, for the first nine months of 2013.

· Consolidated sales for third-quarter 2014 totaled 1.08 billion pounds of copper, 525 thousand ounces of gold, 22 million pounds of molybdenum and 12.5 million barrels of oil equivalents (MMBOE), compared with third-quarter 2013 sales of 1.04 billion pounds of copper, 305 thousand ounces of gold, 23 million pounds of molybdenum and 16.5 MMBOE.-- Continue reading

The plan is to open NM 152 late Thursday, Oct. 30

Management is pushing the open date for NM 152 and wants construction crews to finish a lot of the work while the road is open. There will be warning signs for the narrow sections of the road until we-- Continue reading

Preparations continue for Catwalk reconstruction

Preparations continue for Catwalk reconstruction

 

The Catwalk National Recreation Trail remains closed after flash flooding severely damaged the recreation area. Forest Service engineers applied for and were approved for Emergency Relief, Federal Owned (ERFO) funding to reconstruct the entire Catwalk hanging structure, pedestrian bridges, trails and picnic areas. (Courtesy Photos) (more at the end of article)

GLENWOOD, N.M. — The Glenwood Ranger District hosted an open house for area residents to present plans to reconstruct and restore the Catwalk National Recreation Trail and parking facilities on Wednesday, Oct. 15.

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Early Voting Ends this Saturday, Nov. 1

Silver City, NM, October 27, 2014:

Grant County Clerk Robert Zamarripa would like to remind everyone that Early/Absentee will end on Saturday November 1, 2014.

Early voting hours are Monday through Saturday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Grant County Administration Building located at 1400 Highway 180 East.

Early voting hours at the Bayard Community Center will be Tuesday through Saturday 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.-- Continue reading

Local Beer, Bands, and Bratwurst Bring Out the Crowd

 

Article and Photos by Charlie McKee

While it did not quite have the turnout of the more than 200-year-old, world-famous Oktoberfest of Munich, Germany, Little Toad Creek Brewery & Distiller-- Continue reading

Halloween "Spooktacular" Attracts Kids of All Ages

Article and Photos by Charlie McKee

Western New Mexico University's (WNMU) Graham Gym was the spooky locale on Oct. 25 for this year's free Halloween Party for kids, sponsored by the Southwest New Me-- Continue reading

Zumba Enthusiasts 'Party in Pink' to Support Breast Cancer Research

 

Article and Photos by Charlie McKee

On Saturday, Oct. 25, in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, local Grant County Zumba instructors organized a "Zumbathon Party in Pink" to raise funds fo-- Continue reading

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