Smith, Mercer and Johnston elected to bench

The 13th Judicial District, which encompasses Valencia, Sandoval and Cibola counties, will be seeing a few new faces on the bench as several candidates were vying for three open seats.

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2014 General Election unofficial results

(Editor’s note: These are the unofficial results of Tuesday’s General Election. Read Thursday’s edition of the Valencia County News-Bulletin for full election coverage and the candidates’ reactions to the results.)…[Read more]

2014 Citizen of the Year – Charles Cox: Lifelong firefighter, Vietnam veteran, VFW post commander and Boy Scout troop master

News-Bulletin file photo: Charles Cox, a volunteer with the Belen Fire Department, is also the department's nationally-certified fire investigator. Cox retired after 34 years with the Aberdeen Proving Ground Fire Department.

Not many people can say they have lived their entire lives helping their community, serving their country, assisting veterans and shaping the lives of youths to become responsible adults and future leaders.

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300 manufacturing jobs coming to Valencia County

Come this spring, 300 new jobs will be available in Valencia County thanks to Global Fashion Technologies, Inc., a clothing manufacturing company that will be operating and headquartered at the old Solo Cup facility south of Rio Communities.

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Tomé Art Gallery, Belen Art League celebrate Dia de los Muertos

Dia de los Muertos — Day of the Dead — is a Mexican holiday celebrated in Mexico, Latin America, the United States, Canada and around the world on Nov. 1.

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In the Oct. 23 edition of the Valencia County News-Bulletin’s Election Guide, the candidates in the County Commission District 1 race were misidentified. The Republican candidate is Rowena Tachias; and…[Read more]