When an American flag becomes too faded and worn to be flown, it should be respectfully retired in one of two ways — it is either buried or burned.
They are a bunch of pretty little birds that are making a pretty big mess.
A new gas-fired power plant on Belen's west mesa got the green light from the New Mexico Public Regulations Commission late last week. The PRC's approval was the last step before the construction on the plant could begin.
It's been called the Stanley Cup of the school bus world.
If a Florida utility company is successful in its efforts to purchase New Mexico Gas Co. later this year, most customers won't see much of a change. In fact, they might see a short-term drop in their monthly bills.
Only a handful of residents turned out Monday for the first of six public workshops being held to get the word out about an increase in gross receipts taxes to help the county meet budget priorities. The seven priorities were created in partnership with the public.
The outcry hasn't been quite as public as in some school districts, but educators in the Belen Consolidated Schools are not happy about the new teacher evaluation system handed down by the state.
Starting immediately, there are restrictions on the sale and use of fireworks in the unincorporated parts of Valencia County.
After nearly two hours in executive session, the Los Lunas Board of Education emerged to vote on the superintendent's goals and contract.
It's a tight fit for 14 students, an instructor and two assistants, but they make it work.
There's no way to sugar coat the situation. Valencia County commissioners voted to increase gross receipts taxes countywide by a half percent in order to avoid a nearly $1.8 million shortfall at the end of the next fiscal year.
It's a fair assumption that when those looking to hit it big with a New Mexico Lottery Scratcher are scraping away, the image in the background doesn't really register.
A small group of local animal activists says the time has come for Valencia County to take a long hard look at how it treats its animals, especially with regards to chaining and tethering.
What do you do after working for the Los Lunas Police Department for 26 years? Go to Disneyland of course.
It was a smooth Primary Election Day in Valencia County, the county clerk reported Tuesday night.
A trash service contract for unincorporated Valencia County got the green light from a district court judge last week when the county's award of a contract to Waste Management was affirmed.
A trial date has been set for a Bosque man police and prosecutors say killed a father of three and injured one of his daughters while driving drunk earlier this year.
When Margie Zamora talks, she uses her hands. They are small, subtle movements, and as the conversation goes on, you realize they aren't just random movements but instead purposeful language. American Sign Language to be specific.
Heading into the final days before the June 3 primary, the Valencia County clerk wants to remind voters that there would be a few changes this year.
After 32 years with the Belen Consolidated Schools, Curriculum Director Geneva Nixon was bid a fond "aloha" by her coworkers last week.