The Belen Board of Education selected a new member to fill the seat left vacant after long-time school board member Adrian Pino resigned last month.
Two area counselors who made the transition from Valencia Counseling Services to Valle del Sol New Mexico earlier this year say the situation at the Los Lunas mental health facility is short-changing clients and delivering poor care.
The Los Lunas Board of Education awarded the $24 million contract to build Phase II of Los Lunas High School to McCarthy Building Companies.
One Valencia County administrator is calling the county's stagnant budget a "perfect storm."
Belen Board of Education recently approved a resolution against New Mexico Public Education Department policy changes they say places an undue burden on district educators.
The Los Lunas Village Council approved the sale of 256.31 acre-feet of pre-1907 water rights, even though some residents were against the sale.
After searching for nearly three years, the Belen Area Food Pantry is slated to get a new home.
Administrators from Belen and Los Lunas schools expect the New Mexico Activities Association to place the three Valencia County high schools into a district with schools from Doña Ana County in the association's new alignment scheme.
Every year, Valencia County Fire Chief Steven Gonzales warns residents and farmers about the dangers of open burning.
Valencia County teachers and their supporters took their opposition curbside last week against state-mandated education policy changes as part of "Take It Back" rallies across New Mexico.
On a 3-2 vote, Valencia County commissioners pushed a proposed late term abortion ordinance forward for public hearing Wednesday evening.
Local teenagers were out on Los Lunas Main Street Saturday, with hand-painted signs asking for donations and encouraging people to adopt pets from the Valencia County Animal Shelter.
There has been one case of rabies confirmed in a 6-month-old dog at the Valencia County Animal Shelter.
After 25 years of wondering what happened to her stepsister, Michele Doel is hopeful that a reward will get someone's attention and start talking.
It rolls down hill and, sometimes, it hits the fan. And no matter how you try to avoid it, it's a fact of life.
Records show the city of Belen paid thousands of dollars to cover employee wages for the privately sponsored, poorly attended, expensively priced Celebrate Belen's Country and Americana Music Festival in August.
Many Valencia County residents face challenges when it comes to obtaining affordable health care, earning a living wage and putting enough food on the table.
It’s been a rough week for Valencia County residents trying to get rid of their trash. Since last Tuesday, Conejo Transfer Station has suffered intermittent closures due to mechanical problems.
Construction of Los Lunas High School was halted when district officials learned the contractor, McCarthy Building Companies, paid a $125 skeet shoot entry fee for a district administrator evaluating the proposals.