Latest From Silver City

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July 9th, 2019: Local News

Here’s a look at today’s local news: According to Deming City Administrator, Aaron Sera, asylum-seekers who were being temporarily housed at the Southwestern New Mexico State Fairgrounds located in the Deming Industrial Park, will now be sent to the Deming National Guard Armory. Although the fairgrounds will no longer be used as a shelter, it will still be a [...]

July 8th, 2019: Local News

Here’s a look at some local news: Last week, Grant County Extension Agent Judy O'Loughlin, met with community members who are active in area schools and local tourism related businesses to discuss future plans regarding hospitality/tourism training to high school students and others in the community. The program is made possible by an $18,000 grant from the Freeport McMoRan [...]

July 5th, 2019: Local News

Here’s a look at some local news: There are four fires burning on Wilderness Ranger District according to a release from the Gila National Forest, U.S Forest Service. The Black Fire and the South Fire are both lightning caused and located in the Aldo Leopold Wilderness, Gila National Forest. In addition, the “Little Fire” and the “Woodrow Fire” are [...]

July 4th, 2019: Happy Independence Day!

The team at Silver Radio/SkyWest Media wants wish everyone a very happy and safe Independence Day! While you enjoy this July 4th of July with parades, local events, fireworks and BBQ’s, here are some interesting facts about our nation’s Independence celebration: On July 2nd, 1776, a letter was drafted to Britain’s King George explaining why the Continental Congress voted [...]

July 3rd, 2019: Local News

Here’s a look at some of today’s local news: The Grant County DWI Program and the Silver City Police Department hosted their second annual “Summer Bash” to benefit the community through education regarding drug and alcohol abuse. In addition, the family-themed celebration served as a way to collect donated school supplies for silver city teachers. The event was held [...]

July 2nd, 2019: Local News

Here’s a look at some local news: The “Little Fire” that started on July 29th, is burning on National Forest System Lands on the Wilderness Ranger District, Gila National Forest, in Catron County, more specifically located 4 ½ miles west of the Gila Cliff Dwellings National Monument. It has been determined the fire was lightning caused and at the [...]

July 1st, 2019: Local News

Here’s a look at some local news: The Silver City MainStreet Project received a $7,500 grant from Wells Fargo for the Silver Strand – Kelly Street project. According to a release from Silver City MainStreet, the funding will be used to activate the dead-end of Kelly Street between Bullard Street and the Big Ditch Park. The project includes wayfinding [...]

June 28th, 2019: Local News

Here’s a look at some local news: Grant County Commissioners have received several applications for three soon to be open positions on the Gila Regional Medical Center board of trustees. The three terms are set to expire on July 31st. The commissioners will assess the submitted applications and rank the candidates followed by a narrowing the group to six [...]

Upcoming Events

  1. Hidalgo County Fair Rodeo 2019

    August 22 - August 25
  2. American Legion Veteran’s Family Picnic

    August 24 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  3. WNMU Veterans Resource Fair

    August 30 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

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