San Miguel County Newswire

San Miguel County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for San Miguel County, NM.

Results 1 - 20 of 38 in San Miguel County, NM

  1. VIDEO: Storm damage near Conchas LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | KOAT-TV

    DOUG: HAIL AND HEAVY RAIN PUMMELED SAN MIGUEL COUNTY LAST NIGHT, RIPPING OFF A ROOF, FLOODING ROADS, AND BREAKING WINDOWS. SHELLY: ACTION 7 NEWS REPORTER MIKE SPRINGER SPOKE TO ONE WOMAN WHO LIVES AT CONCHAS LAKE.

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  2. VIDEO: Storm damage near Conchas LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | KOAT-TV

    DOUG: HAIL AND HEAVY RAIN PUMMELED SAN MIGUEL COUNTY LAST NIGHT, RIPPING OFF A ROOF, FLOODING ROADS, AND BREAKING WINDOWS. SHELLY: ACTION 7 NEWS REPORTER MIKE SPRINGER SPOKE TO ONE WOMAN WHO LIVES AT CONCHAS LAKE.

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  3. Mora settles pair of fracking ban lawsuitsRead the original story

    Apr 29, 2015 | Planning

    ... county will move forward now with drafting an ordinance similar to ones approved by Santa Fe County and San Miguel County that restrict, but don't ban, oil and gas development. "We'll be very thorough in looking at our options and make informed ...

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  4. Woman attacked by rabid fox in New MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... 2014 there were 12 cases of rabies found in wildlife, including six bats in Bernalillo County, one bat in San Miguel County, four skunks in Eddy County, and a fox in Roosevelt County. So; if you are bitten or scratched by a wild animal in unusual ...

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  5. New Mexico Receives Nearly $2.5 Million in Federal Disaster Assistance for the Tres Lagunas FireRead the original story

    Apr 6, 2015 | PressReleasePoint

    ... Fire threatened hundreds of homes, as well as roads and bridges, and burned thousands of acres of land in San Miguel County. The Fire Management Assistance Grant Program provides a 75 percent federal cost share, with the state paying the remaining ...

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  6. New Mexico Receives Nearly $2.5 Million in Federal Disaster Assistance for the Tres Lagunas FireRead the original story

    Apr 6, 2015 | Federal Emergency Management Agency

    ... Fire threatened hundreds of homes, as well as roads and bridges, and burned thousands of acres of land in San Miguel County. The Fire Management Assistance Grant Program provides a 75 percent federal cost share, with the state paying the remaining ...

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  7. The DitchRider's blog post was featuredRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2015 | Duke City Fix

    ... poetics under Gregory Corso. After 20 years living in a restored roadhouse on the Santa Fe Trail in San Miguel County, John has moved into Santa Fe, with artist spouse, Annie. He has become a familiar face and voice at poetry venues throughout the ...

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  8. Martinez picks Republican for New Mexico Senate vacancyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2015 | The Miami Herald

    ... nominees to the governor last month. The list included Santa Fe County Commissioner Liz Stefanics, former San Miguel County Commissioner Hugh Ley and former Santa Fe County Commissioner Jose Varela Lopez. Martinez had called for the counties to hold ...

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  9. Martinez announces pick for New Mexico Senate vacancyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2015 | KRQE Albuquerque

    ... nominees to the governor last month. The list included Santa Fe County Commissioner Liz Stefanics, former San Miguel County Commissioner Hugh Ley and former Santa Fe County Commissioner Jose Varela Lopez. Griego held the seat for more than 18 years ...

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  10. Martinez announces pick for New Mexico Senate vacancyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2015 | Las Cruces Sun-News

    ... nominees to the governor last month. The list included Santa Fe County Commissioner Liz Stefanics, former San Miguel County Commissioner Hugh Ley and former Santa Fe County Commissioner Jose Varela Lopez. Griego held the seat for more than 18 years ...

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  11. Gov. appoints former Estancia mayor Ted Barela to fill vacant District 39 Senate seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2015 | KOB-TV New Mexico

    Former Estancia mayor Ted Barela has been appointed to fill the vacant Senate season for District 39, which came open after former Democratic Senator Phil Griego resigned March 14. The district is made up of six counties, which made filling the seat more difficult, as each county commission had to nominate someone. San Miguel County nominated former Democratic County Commissioner Hugh Ley for the position, Lincoln County nominated Republican Jose Varela Lopez, and Valencia and Bernalillo counties nominated Liz Stefanics.

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  12. Former San Miguel County judge agrees to permanent banRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | KOB-TV New Mexico

    A former San Miguel County magistrate who publicly supported various candidates while retired but still serving occasionally as a judge has agreed to never serve again in a judicial position. The Las Vegas Optic reports that Philip Romero had retired from his San Miguel County position but still ran afoul of a state prohibition against judges supporting candidates because he continued to fill in temporarily for judges in other counties.

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  13. Former San Miguel County judge agrees to permanent banRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | KOB-TV

    A former San Miguel County magistrate who publicly supported various candidates while retired but still serving occasionally as a judge has agreed to never serve again in a judicial position. The Las Vegas Optic reports that Philip Romero had retired from his San Miguel County position but still ran afoul of a state prohibition against judges supporting candidates because he continued to fill in temporarily for judges in other counties.

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  14. New Mexico Supreme Court denies Senate vacancy petitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | KOB-TV

    The New Mexico Supreme Court has denied an emergency petition that was filed in an effort to speed up the process for filling a state Senate vacancy. Anthony and Jennifer Trujillo of Santa Fe County and Rick Lopez, chair of the Torrance County Republican Party, filed the petition Monday.

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  15. Panel nominates Santa Fe County commissioner for senate postRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2015 | Washington Times

    Bernalillo County on Wednesday nominated former state lawmaker and Santa Fe County Commissioner Liz Stefanics to fill a vacancy in the state Senate that has ignited party bickering and spurred two legal challenges. Bernalillo County commissioners announced in a statement that their choice will be forwarded to the governor, who will make a final decision after receiving nominations from five other counties covered by Senate District 39. Republican Gov. Susana Martinez is awaiting nominations from Santa Fe, San Miguel and Valencia counties.

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  16. Debate over Senate vacancy lands before NM Supreme CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | Las Cruces Sun-News

    A group of registered voters wants Gov. Susana Martinez and commissioners in four counties to move faster in filling a vacant state Senate seat. Anthony and Jennifer Trujillo of Santa Fe County and Rick Lopez of Torrance County filed an emergency petition with the New Mexico Supreme Court on Monday.

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  17. Debate over Senate vacancy lands before NM Supreme CourtRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2015 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    A group of registered voters wants Gov. Susana Martinez and commissioners in four counties to move faster in filling a vacant state Senate seat. Anthony and Jennifer Trujillo of Santa Fe County and Rick Lopez of Torrance County filed an emergency petition with the New Mexico Supreme Court on Monday.

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  18. Sen. Pete Campos: State must reform process for capital outlay spendingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | Silver City Sun-News

    This legislative session, the Legislature is expected to approve a capital outlay bill expending more than $200 million for capital projects without the benefit of any formal system for planning, vetting or selecting the projects. New Mexico is regrettably unique among the states in its folly.

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  19. State must reform process for capital outlay spendingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | Deming Headlight

    This legislative session, the Legislature is expected to approve a capital outlay bill expending more than $200 million for capital projects without the benefit of any formal system for planning, vetting or selecting the projects. New Mexico is regrettably unique among the states in its folly.

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  20. Snow pounds northeastern New MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | KOAT-TV

    Snow crews in the northeastern part of the state stayed busy Wednesday afternoon and and into the evening after snowstorms from Colorado trickled south. Around 5 p.m. snowplows, along with salt and sanding spreaders from the New Mexico Department of Transportation, San Miguel County and the city of Las Vegas began loading up.

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