Latest From Silver City

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December 18th, 2019: Local News

Here’s a look at some area news: The U.S. Justice Department has reportedly announced more than $3.8 million will be awarded to the state of New Mexico in an effort to combat drugs and crime. The grants are meant to support treatment, recovery and prevention programs in addition to assist in strengthening adult drug court and veteran’s treatment court [...]

December 17th, 2019: Local News

Here’s a look at some local news. The Town of Silver City is now offering Candidate Packets for the Municipal Election to be held on Tuesday, March 3rd. The elective offices are available, each with a 4-year term are Councilor District 1 and Councilor District 2. Declaration of Candidacy is Tuesday, January 7th between the hours of 9:00 A.M. [...]

December 16th, 2019: Local News

Here’s a look at some local news: The Gila National Forest will be conducting an orientation and training session for the Gila Southwest Firefighter recruitment program for the 2020 wildland fire season. According to a news release from the Gila National Forest Service, the SWFF program has a long and distinguished history in the southwest. SWFF crews are mobilized [...]

December 13th, 2019: Local News

Here’s a look at some local news: The Wilderness Ranger District is reminding the public of the importance of closing the gates in the pasture area between mile markers 18-22 and Lake Roberts on the north side of Highway 35. The Wilderness Ranger District has turned the Forest Service horses and mules into the area of Terry Canyon. This [...]

December 12th, 2019: Local News

Here’s a look at some local news: The New Mexico Department of Health’s Grant County Public Health Office will host a flu shot clinic on Monday, December 23rd. The annual flu vaccination is available for no charge for children and uninsured adults, while supplies last. The seasonal flu vaccine protects against the influenza viruses which are expected to be [...]

December 11th, 2019: Local News

Here’s a look at some local news: The Grant County “Complete Count Committee” has been created to help ensure a complete 2020 U.S. Census count for Grant County. In a news release issued by the Town of Silver City, the committee’s goal is to count every single person in Grant County, including babies and children, and undocumented immigrants. The [...]

December 10th, 2019: Local News

Here’s a look at some local news: PNM has released five seasonal tips that can cut back on energy use while still enjoying the coming holidays. According to a release in PNM News, use LED string lights that are cheaper than old incandescent lights. In addition, outdoor laser projectors that shine lights on the home cost even less on [...]

December 9th, 2019: Local News

Here’s a look at some local news: The New Mexico Department of Health has enacted emergency rules governing the licensure and regulation of boarding homes that residentially house individuals discharged from mental or behavioral health care institutions. According to a release from the NMDOH, the rules were put into effect as of December 5th, and were promulgated to protect [...]

December 6th, 2019: Local News

Here’s a look at some local news: On November 24th, U.S Customs and Border Protection reported that U.S. Border Patrol Agents working at a checkpoint just east of El Paso seized approximately 260 pounds of marijuana valued at over $200,000 from a Dodge Caravan bearing New Mexico license plates. A canine service dog alerted the possible presence of contraband. [...]

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