5 hrs ago
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.
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13 hrs ago
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.
18 hrs ago
Alamogordo Daily News
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)
Ski resort land proposal draws opposition
Efforts continue by the Mescalero Apache tribal administration to secure the 400 acres of Ski Apache Resort that now is part of the Lincoln National Forest.
We know too well, these are essential to help heat our homes during winter, especially with the high cost of propane used by many of us in Lincoln County.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Ruidoso Downs man shot after altercation
One man was shot in the abdomen about 1:30 p.m., Wednesday in Ruidoso Downs, and the suspected gunman still was on the loose Thursday.
Historical Potpourri: Lincoln - Legends created
Veronica N. Gonzales, cabinet secretary, New Mexico Department of Cultural Affairs, is shown speaking inside San Juan Mission.
Chamber Chat: A time to engage
The Ruidoso Chamber of Commerce is encouraging everyone to engage not only in the chamber and our functions but also in the community.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Ruidoso recycling under review
By May, Ruidoso General Services Director Jeff Kaplan plans to present to village councilors a new agreement on handling recyclable material in the village.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
ENMU-R: Simtable to be demonstrated at WUI conference
A Simtable will be demonstrated at Friday's Wildland and Urban Interface conference at the Ruidoso Convention Center.
State Politics: Candidate speaks at Dems meeting
Dick Mastin, candidate for New Mexico representative in District 59, recently spoke at a meeting of the Lincoln County Democratic Party.
Boys and Girls Club will administrate USDA summer food program
According to a recent report issued by the US Department of Agriculture, during the school year, about 31 million American children receive school meals through the National School Lunch Program and School Breakfast Program every day.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
Past Tense: Recipe: Take two bad men, add alcohol and - instant gunfight
It happened on April 5, 1894. John Selman was a constable in El Paso, despite a lifetime of criminal activity.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Alamogordo Daily News
Johnathan Corn has been charged in the crash that killed Lucy Lucero of La Luz in March
State police say a La Luz man was nearly twice the legal limit when he allegedly slammed into and killed a 58-year-old La Luz woman last week has been charged in connection her death.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Historical Potpourri: Quilting - with a twist
Polly E. Chavez - For the Ruidoso News The title of this art quilt is "Winter in Lincoln County - Sierra Blanca," by artist Shannon Conley.
Multiple fires break out around Ruidoso
Ruidoso firefighters were quick to respond and "knock down" a fire that broke out Tuesday evening at Cherokee Mobile Home Park on U.S. 70. Firefighters battled three fires in the Ruidoso area Wednesday and one on Tuesday, after strong wind gusts topped trees and damaged power lines.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Forest Health Conference field visit planned
Residents and visitors alike are reminded about the upcoming Forest Health Expo slated for April 11 and April 12 at the Ruidoso Convention Center.