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July 27, 2017: Local Headlines 2017-07-27T17:01:57+00:00

June 13th, 2018: Local Fire UpDate

Our goal here at Silver City Radio is to keep you, our listeners, up to date on the latest forest fire news. The Willow Fire that started on Sunday, is burning on lands 6 miles east of Mogollon in the Glenwood Ranger District Gila National Forest, and is covering 375 acres with a 0% containment. The fire has crossed [...]

June 13th, 2018: Local News

Here’s a look at some local headlines: The Grant County Commission met in a combined work and regular session meeting yesterday with the expectation of deciding the future of Gila Regional Medical Center. The commission went into “executive session” and returned to regular session with the statement that they could not reach a decision at this time. Commissioner Brett [...]

June 12th, 2018: Local Fire Update

Fire Report 061218: The Spurgeon Fire started yesterday afternoon and is located at Mile Post 38 on US Highway 180, North of Alma in the Glenwood Ranger District. The size of the fire at the time receiving this report (4:24 P.M.) is 25 acres. Engines are responding, grasses are burning, and there is 0% containment. The Willow Fire that [...]

June 12th, 2018: Local News

Here's a look at today's news: Sixth Judicial District Attorney Francesca Estevez, took a plea deal of guilty to one count of reckless driving and two counts of disorderly conduct yesterday in Las Cruces, a day before her trial was set to begin. Judge Douglas Driggers, sentenced Estevez to a conditional discharge and one year of unsupervised probation. With [...]

June 11th, 2018: Updated Fire Report -Spurgeon Fire

Spurgeon Fire 06/11/2018 The Spurgeon Fire started today and is located at Mile Post 38 on US Highway 180, North of Alma in the Glenwood Ranger District. The size of the fire at the time of receiving this report (4:24 P.M.) is 25 acres. Engines are responding, grasses are burning, and there is 0% containment. Summary: The Spurgeon Fire, [...]

June 11th, 2018: Local News

Here’s a look at today’s local news: The Deming-Luna County Economic Development Corporation was awarded a state grant last week in the amount of $5,000 through the state’s Local Economic Assistance and Development Support – or LEADS – program. The grant was among nearly $157,000 in LEADS grants to 16 communities across the state. The grant was created to [...]

June 11th, 2018: Local Fire Report

The Willow Fire, that started on Sunday, is burning on National Forest lands in the northeast corner of Willow Mountain in the Glenwood Ranger District. As of the last report received, the fire is comprised of 80 acres and is located about 400 yards above Crest Trail #182 with 0% containment. Therefore, Crest Trail #182 will be closed from [...]

June 8th, 2018: Buzzard Fire Update

As Fire Activity Decreases, Erosion Control and Seeding Work Continues June 8, 2018 Daily Update Acres: 40,303                                                                             Start Date: May 22, 2018 Cause: Human-caused                                                                              Location: 10 miles NE of Reserve, NM (Gila NF) Containment: 68%                                                                     Fuels: Timber (litter, grass and understory) Total Personnel: 513                                                                  General Information:  At 6:00 a.m. Friday morning, June 8, 2018, the Gila Las Cruces Type 3 Incident Management Team took over management of the Buzzard Fire.  Firefighters continue [...]

June 8th, 2018: Local News

The Gila Regional Medical Center Auxiliary have announced they are now accepting applications for the GRMC Educational Financial Assistance Scholarship, also known as the GRMC Auxiliary Scholarship. The Scholarship assists individuals in Nursing Education, entry level R.N., advanced training for those who are already R.N.s, and for those enrolled in other health care fields. The GRMC Auxiliary Scholarship is [...]

June 7th, 2018: Local Fire Update

Three Fire Starts on Glenwood Ranger District -- June 7, 2018 Juniper Fire Location: Glenwood Ranger District, in the San Francisco Breaks. Legal Description T12S, R21W, Section 25. Start Date: June 7, 2018 Size: ~10 acres Cause: Lightning Vegetation: Piñon juniper and grass Resources: Smoke Jumpers; air attack over the fire for assessment. Full suppression strategy Containment: 0% Spring [...]