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Theater group hosts statewide conference
Courtesy Lincoln County Community Theater member and Theater New Mexico Spring Festival Conference Chairperson Sharon Lurix presents an iPad mini from LCCT's raffle to local supporter Kai Brown of Alto.
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Ranch history of Lincoln County
File photo The expanse of sky seen from the Goodloe Ranch. The ranching tradition is steeped deep in Lincoln County history and continues.
Wed Apr 23, 2014
Museum honors New Mexico farm, ranch leaders
LAS CRUCES, N.M. >> The New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum in Las Cruces has a pair of new displays that pay tribute to the New Mexico Farm & Livestock Bureau's Farm Family of the Year and the New Mexico Cattle Growers' Association Cattleman of the Year.
Some gardening tips and plants that have become 'deer-licious'
Squash, from Zia Scapes, is being grown in a seed starter. Night-time temperatures still are too cold to plant most vegetation outside.
Tue Apr 22, 2014
Cosmetic snow for Easter
The Scaramento Mountains above Ruidoso were blanketed in snow to the delight of visitors in town to celebrate Easter.
Rainwater an option for dry spring watering
Although no state, county or village rules compel homeowners to install rainwater catchment systems, the reality of living in the Southwest during a prolonged drought with water sources disappearing and water rates increasing, prompts many residents of Ruidoso and Lincoln County to look for ways to augment the water supplied from the village or ... (more)
State politics: Gubernatorial candidates woo Lincoln County voters
Howie Morales, of Silver City who is seeking the Democratic Party nomination for governor, will be in Ruidoso Friday from 5:30 to 8 p.m. at the Village Lodge.
Students celebrate Bog Springs project
Ruidoso News Students from Kala Scarafiatti's ecology class dug holes and planted plants donated by the Lincoln County Garden Club and others.
Police blotter: From the Ruidoso and Ruidoso Downs police departments
April 14, 10:30 p.m., Officer S. Beltran dispatched to 200 block of Apache Trail in reference to someone breaking in and stealing medication.
Mon Apr 21, 2014
Lincoln County rancher's contribution part of display at Las Cruces museum
Al Porter, left, Farm Credit of New Mexico and CoBank, present the 2013 Cattleman of the Year Award to Stirling Spencer in November, along with Stan Fettig and Aubrey Dunn, both of the Farm Credit.
Vega named interim magistrate judge
Mickie Vega of Carrizozo was appointed Friday by the governor to serve as Lincoln County Magistrate Court judge until the election later this year.
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High Mesa Tour kicks off 2014 art loop season
It's that time of year when many of the finest artists in Lincoln County emerge from their burrows and display their winter creations during the annual artists' studio tours.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Chamber Chat: Chamber has served community since 1941
The Ruidoso Valley Chamber of Commerce was originally formed in 1941. At that time the community saw a need for an organization that would promote growth and prosperity for our area.
Internist joins LCMC medical complex
Dr. John Michael Benavidez, MD, has joined the hospital's medical group as an internist.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
How irresponsible 'journalism' can hurt
On the Internet this week, a local web site published a report of suicide based on "Sources close to the incident" regarding a local resident's death.
Prom week kicks off with awards ceremony
The countdown is on. With graduation right around the corner and the Ruidoso High School prom set for April 26, a week of festivities is scheduled to usher in the final month of the 2013/2014 school year.
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Martinez announces proposed rural locations for veterans cemeteries
Phase one of Governor Martinez's initiative to provide for federally-rated final resting places that are closer to home for our state's veterans calls for new cemeteries of three to four acres to be established in Angel Fire, Carlsbad, Fort Stanton and Gallup.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Patient records at Lincoln County Medical Center go electronic
On May 3, Lincoln County Medical Center in Ruidoso will transition to a new electronic health and financial record, designed to improve patient care.
Carrizozo special election scheduled for $1.8 million general obligation bond
A special Carrizozo School District election will ask voters to authorize the issuance of $1.8 million of general obligation bonds over the next four years.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
First-hand account of March place crash
A single-engine airplane crashed outside of the Ruidoso airport after a mechanical failure on March 19. Both men in the plane walked away without injuries Daniel Bastardo, a line service technician at Sierra Blanca Regional Airport, was watching the Piper Arrow out of the corner of his eye as he went about his business in the airport terminal ... (more)