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From left are Ken Ladner, Mayor; Raul Turrieta; and Lee Gruber, director and founder of CLAY Festival. Photo by Roger Lanse.By Roger Lanse

After Silver City Fire Department Chief Milo Lambert stated at the Tuesday, July 11, meeting of the Silver City Town Council, that during June 2017, the SCFD

New SC MainStreet director Charmeine Wait
and Board President Patrick Hoskins
The Silver City MainStreet Board of Directors has selected a new Executive Director after an extensive search. Charmeine Wait will be the new MainStreet Executive Director and assumes her new responsibilities starting on

Lordsburg/Hidalgo County

On July 10, 2017 around 5:41 p.m. the New Mexico State Police responded to a multi-vehicle crash on I-10 east bound at mile post 6. The initial information indicated that Mr. Leroy Turner Jr. (64) of Houston, TX and his passenger Sharon Buckner(59) also of Texas were

By Mary Alice Murphy

"I think we can do better," Steve Pearce told New Mexico press representatives at a call on Monday afternoon. "In fact, we must do better."

He said he was one of six children raised on a small farm in the town of Nadine. "My mother worked in the fields when she could get

By Roger Lanse

When Silver City police officers were dispatched to the Silver City impound lot at 1510 W. Market Street on Sunday, July 9, at about 4:38 a.m., they saw flames coming from the third and fourth bays on the west side of the lot. Officers immediately summoned the Silver City Fire

Location: 4 miles west of mile marker 37 on U.S. Highway 180 and south of Saliz Pass, near the top of Whiterocks Mountain close to the Arizona border. Legal description -- T9S, R21W, Section 30.

Start Date: July 10, 2017 Size: ~7-10 acres Cause: Lightning

Vegetation: Ponderosa pine transitioning

Americorps Water Team 5 members pose for a last group photo on the front porch of Officer's Quarters 23B. From left are Team Leader Brittany Donovan, Heather Thompson, Tony Le Calvez, Kendall Bailey, Emmanuel "Manny" Garcia-Neyers, Lucas "Luke" Anderson, Sarah Talmadge, Rebecca Smith and Eli

Lee GruberBy Mary Alice Murphy

The regular monthly luncheon meeting of the Silver City-Grant County Chamber of Commerce took place Thursday, July 6, 2017, for members to hear updates on the upcoming Clay Festival and to hear about the PNM rate case.

Lee Gruber, Clay Festival founder and

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