The Valencia County Community Expo will kick off events at noon on Saturday, Aug. 2, with a Poker Run.
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Joe Baca learned how to be who he is today with the help of the New Mexico Boys Ranch.
Two local municipalities have joined Valencia County in requesting Amtrak study the possibility of bringing its passenger train the Southwest Chief, through the city of Belen and then on to points south and west.
The Los Lunas Museum of Heritage and Arts will have a special guest Saturday, Aug. 2, anthropologist David A. Phillips Jr., the curator of archaeology at the Maxwell Museum of Anthropology and a research associate professor of anthropology at the University of New Mexico.
The School of Dreams Academy 2014-15 budget is on an even keel even after Gov. Susana Martinez's mandated 3 percent salary increase for education staff and an additional 3 percent for licensed educational assistants.
The recently appointed Los Lunas Schools district interim Superintendent Ron Williams abruptly rescinded his new position last week.
Citizen objections about a local rail crossing closure pulled Valencia County into the fray, pushing the commissioners to consider whether the county should be responsible for the road that crosses the tracks.
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.
(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.