Six days after the sudden resignation of New Mexico Sen. Phil Griego (D-39), the Valencia County commissioners submitted a name to the governor's office for consideration — Santa Fe County Commissioner Elizabeth Stefanics.
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Nearly two years after a Los Lunas teenager took his own life after being bullied and tormented, the state Legislature passed a bill that carries his name as well as his mission.
Rio Communities city councilors unanimously voted earlier this month to approve a solar overlay zone for a piece of property PNM is interested in for a solar generation facility.
Los Lunas High School students showed their hearts when their teacher lost a loved one.
All Los Lunas village staff promotions and transfers will now need approval from the governing council.
An Albuquerque man was arrested earlier this month for selling bootleg CDs at the Belen flea market.
Valencia County commissioners have seven names to mull over today before choosing a nominee for the vacant seat for New Mexico Senate District 39. Hopefuls from throughout the district asked…[Read more]
The bright spot in The Pit Friday night was the Lady Tigers winning the girls Class 5A state basketball championship. Up in the bleachers, the crowd of fans was wild with enthusiasm as the team played a razor-edge game against Gallup. When the Tigers won 68-63, the crowd exploded.
In the wake of a surprise resignation by a state senator, six counties, including Valencia County, are scrambling to come up with nominees for the governor to consider for the now-vacant seat.
Valencia County sheriff's deputies have arrested one man for a home invasion Monday morning but are still looking for a second suspect.
The streets of the Hub City haven't been the same for the past couple of months since Belen's favorite resident Trinnie "Pito Pito" Baca became ill.
With the legislative session whirling quickly to a close, Senate Majority Leader Michael Sanchez (D-29) is tired but still having fun.
An elderly woman and her pets have the Belen fire chief and a couple of helpful neighbors to thank for saving their lives from what could have been a tragic fire.
Sparks flew between Peralta Mayor Bryan Olguin and Municipal Judge David Young at a recent Peralta Town Council meeting over the court's budget. The municipal court had exceeded its budget before the end of the fiscal year, and Olguin was not happy.
Caught between a rock and a hard place, the Valencia County commissioners unanimously voted to uphold a resolution that keeps the salaries of the county's four chief deputies equal.
Five shovels gleamed in the midday sun as local dignitaries helped with the ground-breaking of a new power plant on Belen's west mesa.
St. Mary's Catholic School in Belen is well known to the local community but their efforts to get their name out there has garnered them a national award.
The Los Lunas Community Services Department is hosting a fun run on El Cerro de Los Lunas on Saturday, March 14. The event, "King of the Hill," features a 5K and 10K run on Los Lunas Hill. The 10K run begins at 9 a.m., and the 5K begins at 9:30 a.m.
The mayor and councilor of the town of Peralta will receive monthly stipends starting this month after nearly eight years that elected officials have served on a volunteer basis.