Tuesday Jul 15
KOB-TV New Mexico
Monsoon rains bring badly needed water to thousands of NM farmers
The monsoon rains are bringing badly needed water to thousands of New Mexico farmers whose irrigation ditches were pretty close to running dry this summer.
CID tables proposal to require some water rights holders to sell
Photo by Zack Ponce - Current-Argus The Carlsbad Irrigation District Board tabled a proposal that would require any member with 5 acre-feet of water or less to sell their water to a third party such as a farmer.
Family dog dies after rattlesnake bite
Gina Bloom says that while on her family's annual trip to Elephant Butte, their dog Sadie was bit by a rattlesnake.
Las Cruces Sun-News
Dona Ana County farmers to get slight water hike as season winds to a close
Water rushes in an arroyo on Wednesday at the corner of Highway 28 and Avenida del Panteon near Lorenzo Guerra's farm.
parasailing on Elephant Butte Lake
It usually begins in my dreams. I race along the beach, flap my arms furiously, and before I know it, I'm aloft, high over water, feeling weightless and euphoric.