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Voters trickle in to cast ballot for proposed tax increase

Santa Fe County voters will head to the polls Tuesday to decide whether to raise their gross receipts tax rate by a fraction of a cent to raise just over $2 million annually for what the county says will enhance behavioral health services and more public safety positions. Although the passage of the

SANTAFE NEW MEXICAN.COM - 2017-09-18 05:45:00

Scenes From UWNNM Board Celebration Of Philanthropy With LANL's Charlie McMillan

Los Alamos National Laboratory Director Charlie McMillan, standing, is the featured speaker at a 'Celebration of Philanthropy' hosted by the United Way of Northern New Mexico Board of Directors, Friday evening Sept. 8 at the Pig + Fig Cafe in White Rock. The annual event is an opportunity for the Bo

LADAILYPOST.COM - 2017-09-19 14:02:00

Scenes From UW Youth Team Dinner Over Diamond

Bad weather? Pffft! While the organizers for the Dinner Over Diamond fundraiser decided to move the event into the lobby of Griffith Gymnasium due to the weather, Kim Selvage, left, and Amy Casson brave the elements and enjoy their meal on the overpass above Diamond Drive. The United Way Youth Team

LADAILYPOST.COM - 2017-09-18 21:04:00

United Way Hosts Annual Campaign Kick-Off

United Way of Northern New Mexico kicked off its annual Community Action Fund Campaign Wednesday at Ashley Pond Park. Jeff Favorite and the Los Alamos Hill Stompers entertained the crowd and Dan Sena of Daniel's Cafe and Mary's Gelato provided ice cream. "Starts with Me," three simple, yet powerful

LADAILYPOST.COM - 2017-09-19 16:59:00

Quorum Notice: Environmental Sustainability Board

Members of the Environmental Sustainability Board may attend a Recycle Audit, 8 a.m. to noon Sept. 22 and Sept. 29 in White Rock. A quorum may be present but no action will be taken. The meeting is open to the public. Members of the Environmental Sustainability Board may attend a Recycle Audit, 8 a

LADAILYPOST.COM - 2017-09-19 16:32:00

Udall And Moran's Bipartisan MGT Act Clears Senate In FY18 National Defense Authorization Act

WASHINGTON, D.C. U.S. Senators Tom Udall (D-N.M.) and Jerry Moran (R-Kan.) Monday applauded the inclusion of their Modernizing Government Technology (MGT) Act as part of the final National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for fiscal year 2018 (FY18). Their bipartisan legislation was introduced as a

LADAILYPOST.COM - 2017-09-19 15:20:00

NMDOT Announces Child Safety Seat Clinics In Coordination With Child Passenger Safety Week

SANTA FE Yesterday, the New Mexico Department of Transportation announced the sponsorship of annual statewide child safety seat clinics. The clinics will be held 10:00 a.m. to noon, Saturday, Sept. 23. The clinics will take place in eight cities and nine different locations as part of National Chi

LADAILYPOST.COM - 2017-09-19 15:08:00

Udall, Heinrich Urge U.S. Trade Rep. To Support New Mexico's Pecan Farmers, Lower Export Tariffs

WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Senators Tom Udall and Martin Heinrich joined a bipartisan group of six other senators Sept. 18 urging U.S. Trade Rep. Robert Lighthizer to help New Mexico's pecan farmers increase exports by taking action to lower the tariffs on pecan exports to India. India's current high

LADAILYPOST.COM - 2017-09-19 14:29:00

Balderas To Equifax: Disable Fee-Based Monitoring Services & Reimburse Fees For Security Freezes

ALBUQUERQUE Yesterday, Attorney General Hector Balderas announced he has written credit reporting firm Equifax to protest the firm's policy of charging for some credit monitoring services after a security breach caused by the firm's own mistakes. Joining with attorneys general from around the coun

LADAILYPOST.COM - 2017-09-19 14:25:00

Study: New Mexico 2017's 6th Most Diverse State In U.S.

With Hispanic Heritage Month in full swing and the future of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals policy in question, drawing economic and demographic implications for the U.S., the personal-finance website WalletHub conducted an in-depth analysis of 2017's Most & Least Diverse States in Ameri

LADAILYPOST.COM - 2017-09-19 14:02:00

Hard Work Pays Off On Bandelier's Frijoles Canyon Trail

One of Bandelier National Monument's most scenic and popular trails, the Frijoles Canyon Trail between Upper Crossing and Alcove House, can now be hiked without having to climb over the huge logjams and other barriers caused by the floods following the 2011 Las Conchas Fire. For several years volun

LADAILYPOST.COM - 2017-09-19 13:25:00

Letter To The Editor: The Ordinance, Some Solutions

I have waited until having the opportunity to read all of Mr. Izraelevitz's (Council Chair David Izraelevitz) partitioned letters to the editor. Also, he accepted an invitation to have coffee with me and discuss some of the issues I take with the current ordinance and its enforcement. Heather Ortega

LADAILYPOST.COM - 2017-09-19 12:27:00

DOI Announces $62 Million Construction Contract On Navajo-Gallup Water Supply Project

WASHINGTON, D.C. The Department of the Interior announced Friday that the Bureau of Reclamation is awarding a construction contract of almost $62 million for part of the Navajo-Gallup Water Supply Project in New Mexico to increase the supply of clean drinking water to surrounding communities. "This

LADAILYPOST.COM - 2017-09-19 12:02:00

NMSP Officer Makes 100th DWI Arrest This Year

For those who know and work with Ofc. LaFave this appeared to be business as usual, given his previous accolades and work ethic. He has been with the New Mexico State Police for six years, with eight years' experience prior, and in that relatively short time frame has amassed numerous awards and rec

LADAILYPOST.COM - 2017-09-19 11:59:00

NM 502 Pavement Preservation Work ... Totavi Gas Station To Cities Of Gold Casino Begins Wednesday

The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) will begin pavement preservation work on N.M. 502 from milepost 8.50 to milepost 18.50, from the Totavi Gas Station to Cities of Gold Casino. The contractor will be milling the existing asphalt and then follow with a heater scarification overlay pr

LADAILYPOST.COM - 2017-09-18 23:46:00

Udall, Heinrich Join Effort To Protect Consumers From Equifax's Forced Arbitration Clauses

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- U.S. Senators Tom Udall and Martin Heinrich joined a broad Democratic effort led by Sens. Al Franken (D-Minn.) and Catherine Cortez Masto (D-Nev.) to push Equifax-the massive credit bureau that recently made public a data breach affecting 143 million Americans-to completely end i

LADAILYPOST.COM - 2017-09-19 11:38:00

Quilt show set for next weekend

The Los Alamos Piecemakers Quilt Guild will host its biannual Quilt Show "Tomorrow's Heirlooms" from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sept. 22 and 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sept. 23 at the Crossroads Bible Church, 97 East Road. The Quilt Show alternates each September with the Quilt Market. Brenda Edeskuty is the Quiltinista (

LOS ALAMOS MONITOR - 2017-09-19 00:15:00

UNM-LA reports drop in enrollment

Across the state, higher education enrollment has been declining and the University of New Mexico-Los Alamos did not buck that trend for fall 2017. At the advisory board meeting Monday evening, UNM-LA Chief Executive Officer Dr. Cindy Rooney presented the board members with the current enrollment n

LOS ALAMOS MONITOR - 2017-09-19 00:10:00

Lujn Statement Honoring Hispanic Heritage Month

"As we celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month, I am proud to honor the history, culture and achievements of our Hispanic communities. In New Mexico, we know well the indelible mark that Hispanic communities have had on our culture. Our art, music, food, and traditions are all reflective of the l

LADAILYPOST.COM - 2017-09-18 23:16:00

Mortandad Canyon chromium plume may be wider than expected

Chromium levels five times the acceptable state limit was detected in an injection well located in Mortandad Canyon at a chromium spill on Los Alamos National Laboratory property. The spill, located in the western part of the Pajarito Plateau in the eastern section of LANL property, has been monito

LOS ALAMOS MONITOR - 2017-09-18 22:25:00