Wildfire updates and fire forecast
The latest from fire officials has the White Peak fire burning near Cimarron, at 15 percent containment.
Sun Jun 16, 2013
Crews focus on protecting NM mining town from fire
Crews were focusing Sunday on protecting homes in a historic southwest New Mexico mining town from a 35-square mile wildfire that had prompted the evacuation of 26 people from their houses.
Sat Jun 15, 2013
Northern NM wildfire continues to grow
A wildfire in northern New Mexico that forced about 100 Boy Scouts to relocate to another camping area has grown to more than 1,000 acres.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
Las Cruces Sun-News
Boy Scouts moved in Philmont due to new NM wildfire
A wildfire in northern New Mexico has prompted approximately 100 Boy Scouts to relocate to another camping area within the Philmont Scout Ranch as a precaution.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
New wildfire burning in NM southwest of Cimarron
State Forestry officials say the White Peak's fire has charred an estimated 850 acres about 14 miles southwest of Cimarron.
Sun Jun 09, 2013
Bear cub leads police on wild goose chase around New Mexico before being captured in Black Bear Lane
Bear cub leads police on wild goose chase around New Mexico before disappearing into foothills at aptly named Black Bear Lane Police chased the bear from La Cueva High School, appropriately called 'Home of the Bears' for their mascotthe black bear, to Black Bear Lane, where they lost him.
Thu Jun 06, 2013
Bear enters house, attacks elderly woman
RATON, N.M. >>A large black bear broke into a home north of Cimarron and attacked an elderly, bedridden woman Tuesday night.
Four wildfires spark in northern N.M.
Firefighters are on their way to four new wildfires reported late Thursday across the Santa Fe National Forest and near Cimarron.
Wed Jun 05, 2013
Alamogordo Daily News
Elderly woman attacked by black bear in NM
Authorities say a 400-pound black bear broke into a home north of Cimarron and attacked an 82-year-old bedridden woman.