Created on Tuesday, 28 October 2014 17:52
SILVER CITY, N.M. – The Gila National Forest has announced that Diane Taliaferro has accepted the position as the new Silver City District Ranger and will assume her duties on Nov. 3, 2014.
"We are fortunate to have Diane on the Gila as she will bring a wide array of experiences to the forest," said Kelly Russell, Forest Supervisor.
Taliaferro comes from the Forest Service Region 3 office in Albuquerque, New Mexico, where she held the position of Wilderness and Wild & Scenic Program Manager.-- Continue reading
Created on Tuesday, 28 October 2014 16:16
November 11, 2014
Fort Bayard National Cemetery
Come join us as we honor all Veterans Past and Present
Hosted by The American Legion Post 18
Participating will be the Silver/Bayard VFW, The Marin-- Continue reading
Created on Tuesday, 28 October 2014 11:38
By Jim Owen
The Bayard City Council on Tuesday moved forward on two major infrastructure projects.
Officials approved a grant agreement to obtain funding for replacement of all city residents' water meters with devices that can be monitored automatically. Currently, Bayard employees must go door to door to manually read meters. The project, which is to begin in January, also will include replacement of a main waterline on Railroad Street.-- Continue reading
Created on Tuesday, 28 October 2014 11:38
Photos by Mary Alice Murphy
The Silver City Museum on Saturday, Oct. 25, hosted members of Western New Mexico University's Anne-Marie Elder's Theater 250 communications class, the storyteller class to-- Continue reading
Created on Tuesday, 28 October 2014 10:14
· 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
Created on Monday, 27 October 2014 14:17
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
Created on Monday, 27 October 2014 13:49
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.-- Continue reading
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