Five additional COVID-19 deaths
SANTA FE – New Mexico state health officials on Friday announced 341 additional COVID-19 cases. Per the state Department of Health, the most recent cases are:
99 new cases in Bernalillo County
32 new cases in Chaves County
12 new cases in Cibola County
3 new cases in Colfax County
27 new cases in Curry County
45 new cases in Doña Ana County
16 new cases in Eddy County
1 new case in Grant County
26 new cases in Lea County
1 new case in Lincoln County
14 new cases in Luna County
7 new cases in McKinley County
4 new cases in Otero County
2 new cases in Rio Arriba County
1 new case in Roosevelt County
16 new cases in Sandoval County
9 new cases in San Juan County
17 new cases in Santa Fe County
1 new case in Sierra County
1 new case in Socorro County
3 new cases in Torrance County
3 new cases in Valencia County
1 new case among individuals being held by federal agencies at the Otero County Prison Facility
The Department of Health on Friday reported five additional deaths in New Mexico related to COVID-19.
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Everyone is encouraged to self-respond immediately to ensure being counted
Santa Fe, NM — The official deadline for the 2020 Census is now in the hands of Federal Courts, with lawsuits ongoing in both Maryland and California.
"While there is justifiable cause for hope, it is not completely clear when the count will end," said Pam Coleman, Director of the State Personnel Office and Chair of the State Complete Count Commission. "At the direction of a Federal District Court, Census Bureau has reinstated its October 31 deadline. However, the Census has stated they plan to appeal the Judge's order.
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Silver City, NM – To explore the expanded training and higher education options available to them, impacted mine employees and contractors flocked to the community's first drive-thru training expo hosted by Western New Mexico University and Freeport-McMoRan on Wednesday afternoon.
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By Alexis Rico
The City of Bayard Council met for a regular session meeting on September 28, 2020, via Zoom at 2:00 p.m. Present for the meeting were Mayor Pro-Tem Raul Villanueva, Councilor Charles Kelly, Councilor Eloy Medina, and Councilor Adrian Ortiz. Mayor Chon Fierro was out of town and could not attend the meeting.
The council began the meeting with the review and approval of the agenda for the meeting.
As there was no public input for the meeting, the next item reviewed and approved by the Council was the consent agenda.
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