After years of waiting and hoping, Belen city officials announced this week that the Federal Aviation Administration has given its final approval for a new crosswind runway at the Belen Alexander Municipal Airport.
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(Editor's note: This the first of a series of articles about the genetically-modified alfalfa being grown across the country and right here in Valencia County.)
For what may be the first time ever, taxes got a round of applause at last week's county commission meeting.
A Bosque Farms lawyer and municipal judge was nominated by the Republican Party of New Mexico to run for the 13th Judicial District Court Division VI judgeship in November's general election.
More than week after a 21-year-old Los Lunas man died after being shot while sitting in the passenger seat of a Jeep, detectives are hoping the public can help with the investigation.
Former Los Lunas mayor Robert Vialpando and his wife, Doris, a fine arts teacher at Los Lunas High School, were in a car crash on U.S. 380 driving east to Carrizozo late last month.
There might be no better way to spend a summer day than to prepare a snack, do a craft project, and learn how agriculture impacts your life.
It was hot in the large kitchen at Safe Site Child Development Inc., but a group of eager children didn't seem to mind. They were participating in Dr. Cleo's Cooking Club and learning how to cook a healthy meal from chef Jason Diaz.
Test-driving spiffy new cars to raise money for local students sounds like a pretty good deal. Valencia High School scored almost $6,000 by getting nearly 300 people to take a test drive.
The organization responsible for maintaining ditches and levees, as well as distributing water for irrigation throughout the valley, is raising taxes and water rates.
A frightening home invasion for a Tierra Grande man has him concerned for his family and other residents of Valencia County.
Los Lunas police are investigating the village's latest homicide of a man was killed while riding in the passenger seat of his friend's vehicle early Sunday morning.
A baby girl named Gianna Ryan Lindbloom was born on Tuesday, July 2 — exactly 29 years after her mom, Lorraine, was born, and 52 years after her grandmother, Joanne, was born.
Days after the governor appointed a Democrat to serve the remaining term of a retired district judge, the party's central committee decided over the weekend that it would rather nominate someone else.
Earlier this month, the Valencia County manager brought what he described as a "kind of obscure, proactive resolution" to the county commissioners for consideration.
Get out your poodle skirts and slick back your pompadours. There's gonna' be a dance party.
Because of an increased number of calls involving people in crisis, Bosque Farms Police Chief Greg Jones has decided to train his entire department to help better handle these types of calls.
The village of Los Lunas is expanding its governmental computer network to create a private, county-wide network that connects the village, Bosque Farms, Belen and the county's IT divisions in one network for information sharing.
A zone change on 40 acres in Los Chavez that has been bouncing around the system since 2008 has been granted what looks to be the last time.
Valencia High School students and staff may be familiar with the new energetic principal, Darian Jaramillo, because she started in May.