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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Students at Valencia High School protested PARCC testing Monday morning, chanting "Say No to PARCC."
After several hours of interviews Saturday, and a two-hour executive session, the Los Lunas Board of Education chose Dana Sanders as the superintendent of Los Lunas Schools.
Beginning in July, villagers can expect to pay 25 cents more in additional gross receipts taxes on a $100 purchase.
Candidates wanting to get their name out to voters in the city of Belen might have to play by some new rules when it comes to campaign signs.
For the second year in a row, Belen Consolidated Schools received an unmodified audit, the best opinion it could get.
A Hub City man and his nephew were found dead Monday in their single-wide mobile home of apparent gunshots to their heads.
In a unanimous vote, the Belen Board of Education accepted the resignation of the district superintendent Tuesday evening.