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  1. Mars, UndergroundRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Air & Space

    In a muggy hotel room off I-40 in Grants, New Mexico, two roboticists from NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory are bent over a mass of electronics, the open body of a robot called LEMUR, short for Limbed Excursion Mechanical Utility Robot. LEMUR is designed to climb the porous walls of a cave 150 million miles away, on Mars.

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  2. On this date, British Parliament passed this unpopular act for AmericansRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2016 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... husband of actress Elizabeth Taylor, and three other people, were killed in the crash of Todd's private plane near Grants, New Mexico. In 1968, President Lyndon B. Johnson named Gen. William C. Westmoreland to be the U.S. Army's new Chief of Staff. ...

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  3. Grants police surprise 3-year-old boy for his birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 20 | KRQE Albuquerque

    Last week, the Grants Police Department received an invitation to 3-year-old Bobby Lee's birthday party. In a letter, his mom wrote about his love for law enforcement and how much it would mean if a few could officers stop by.

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  4. New Mexico lawmakers OK watered-down payday loan reform billRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 18 | KRQE Albuquerque

    ... by conflicted senators who live in poor districts and who wanted rates capped at 36 percent. Sen. Clemente Sanchez, a Grants Democrat and the bill's sponsor, said the debate over payday loans wasn't over, but his proposal was a start.

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  5. Defense contractor admits stealing medical equipment from Camp PendletonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 15 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    A former Camp Pendleton defense contractor who helped steal $250,000 worth of medical equipment that was supposed to be used overseas to treat injured Marines pleaded guilty Tuesday in federal court. John Montano, 44, of Grants, N.M., was indicted in September.

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  6. Man admits to role in Camp Pendleton $250K theftRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 14 | 10News

    A former Camp Pendleton defense contractor plead guilty to conspiring to steal hundreds of thousands of dollars in medical equipment meant for military personnel overseas. John Montano, 44, of Grants, N.M., plead guilty Tuesday to one count of conspiracy to engage in theft of government property, the Office of the United States Attorney Southern District of California said.

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  7. Golf gifts up lobbyist spending to nearly $250K, other spending notaRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 9 | Silver City Sun-News

    ... encourage support of House Bill 50, which would expand gun background checks in the state. Sen. Clemente Sanchez, D-Grants, noted such activity Monday in questioning a bill that would have required lobbyists to report what measures they lobbied on ...

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  8. OCW delivers largest grant to a VA facility in two yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 9 | American Legion Magazine

    ... "Anything to help veterans is what we are all about," said Aaron Dean, a Legion Rider and member of Post 80 in Grants, N.M. "Our belief is veterans helping veterans. And that's what made (the donation) so awesome a everybody working together to get ...

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  9. County may help fund brine well repairs before collapseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 3 | Carlsbad Current-Argus

    ... going to be a big mess." SB 4 has passed the Senate and now sits with the House Local Government, Elections, Land Grants and Cultural affairs committee, while SB 3 is awaiting approval in the Senate's Finance Committee. Another pair of identical ...

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  10. Navajo language to be taught in Grants-areaaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 2 | Las Cruces Sun-News

    The Navajo language will be offered in one more New Mexico school district under an agreement signed by the tribe and educators. Navajo language to be taught in Grants-area schools GRANTS, N.M. - The Navajo language will be offered in one more New Mexico school district under an agreement signed by the tribe and educators.

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  11. Navajo language to be taught in Grants-area schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 2 | KRQE Albuquerque

    The Navajo language will be offered in one more New Mexico school district under an agreement signed by the tribe and educators. Navajo President Russell Begaye announced the agreement with the Grants-Cibola district on Wednesday.

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  12. Bills to cap small loan interest rates stallRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 28 | Las Cruces Sun-News

    ... contributions." Senate Bill 15 was tabled 5-2, with Democrats Mary Kay Papen, D-Las Cruces, and Clemente Sanchez, D-Grants, joining the effort to kill the bill, Soules said. Also Monday, a companion bill died in the House Business and Industry ...

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  13. Bill aims to ban interlock users from buying alcoholRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2017 | KRQE Albuquerque

    ... our biggest problems in New Mexico, and it's costing a lot of money. It's costing lives," said Rep. Harry Garcia (D-Grants). Rep. Garcia joined three other lawmakers in sponsoring a bill that won't allow drivers to buy alcohol with an ignition ...

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  14. Committee questions millions in New Mexico state agency procurementRead the original story

    Jan 30, 2017 | KOB-TV

    ... CCA to house and to provide services to all its female inmates in the New Mexico Women's Correctional Facility in Grants, New Mexico. DFA has historically approved this contract as a four-year sole source contract, based on the unique legislative ...

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  15. NMSU's Studio G expansion will aid studentaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2017 | Las Cruces Sun-News

    ... the U.S. Economic Development Administration to expand Studio G to students at campuses in Alamogordo, Carlsbad and Grants, as well as students at Dona Ana Community College in Las Cruces. DACC President Renay Scott said she welcomes the chance for ...

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  16. Four ethics bills clear first House committeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2017 | Las Cruces Sun-News

    ... measure passed on an 8-1 vote, and must also be approved by the House Judiciary and Local Government, Elections, Land Grants and Cultural Affairs committees. Secretary of State Maggie Toulouse Oliver said she preferred an independent ethics ...

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  17. Gayland E. RatzlaffRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | The Hutchinson News, Hutchinson Kansas

    ... and friends. He is survived by his wife, Angelenna Ratzlaff of Antlers, Okla.; children, Rodney Eugene Ratzlaff of Grants, New Mexico, Denise Rena Perry of Antlers, Okla.; stepdaughter, Kelsey Durham of Paris, Texas; sisters, Linnette Jones and ...

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  18. New Mexico Democrats seek out jobs in hemp, newaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | Las Cruces Sun-News

    ... legislation to spur more employment and economic activity in New Mexico," said Democratic Sen. Clemente Sanchez, of Grants, expressing concern that young, educated people are fleeing the state in search of jobs. Democrats want to funnel a greater ...

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  19. NM Dems seek out jobs in hemp, new minimum wageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | Farmington Daily Times

    ... legislation to spur more employment and economic activity in New Mexico," said Democratic Sen. Clemente Sanchez, of Grants, expressing concern that young, educated people are fleeing the state in search of jobs. Democrats in the New Mexico ...

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  20. New Mexico Democrats seek out jobs in hemp, new minimum wageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | KRQE Albuquerque

    ... the state minimum wage and adding local preferences to economic development incentives. Sen. Clemente Sanchez of Grants on Thursday announced the Democrats' six-point plan to boost employment that includes investments in broadband internet ...

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