Upcoming Events

  1. Concert Band of the Desert Southwest

    April 24 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  2. Sustainable Ranching Panel Discussion

    April 25 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
  3. Luna County Early Childhood Coalition Meeting

    April 25 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
  4. American Legion Post 18 Pancake Breakfast

    April 27 @ 8:00 am - 11:00 am

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

March 11th, 2019: Local News

Here’s a look at today’s news: In New Mexico legislative news, Senate Bill 42, created to help missing persons living with Alzheimer’s or other forms of dementia passed the House tonight with a unanimous vote. The bill, SB-42, greatly strengthens the Missing Person Notification System, specifically Silver Alerts that can help recover people with dementia who may wander.  Because [...]

March 8th, 2019: Local News

Here’s some today’s local news: According to the New Mexico Department of Health, over the last seven years, the state has witnesses a steady increase in the number of children who are not vaccinated. A release state that “Since 2012 in New Mexico, there has been a 60% increase in the rate of people exempting from recommended vaccinations. In [...]

March 7th, 2019: Local News

Here’s a look at today’s local news: A brush fire located on U.S. Highway 180 West between Silver City Cliff was extinguished by volunteer firefighters Tuesday afternoon. Tyrone Volunteer Fire and Rescue personnel arrived at the scene located between mile marker 103 and 105 and discovered 3 separate fires. Grant County Sheriff’s Officers and New Mexico State Police assisted [...]

March 6th, 2019: Local News

Here a look at today's news: During an arraignment on Monday, Filemon Varela, pleaded not guilty on charges originating from a drive-by shooting that occurred on December 14th in Silver City. Law enforcement received a call that shots were being fired near the Shady Grove Mobile Home Park. In the area of 12th Swan Street, officers found a vehicle [...]

March 5th, 2019: Local News

Here’s a look at today’s news: Yesterday, the New Mexico House of Representatives passed Senate Bill 8, titled the “Firearm Sale Background Check Act”. According to a release, the bill “creates a new section of the Criminal Code making it unlawful to sell a firearm for a fee or other consideration without first conducting a federal instant background check. [...]

March 4th, 2019: Local News

Here’s a look at today’s news: New Mexico Governor, Michelle Lujan Grisham, has nominated Silver City’s, Mary Hotvedt, to the Western New Mexico University’s Board of Regents. Hotvedt, was one of eight individuals that were appointed by the Governor to serve in institutions from around the state. Hotvedt, has taught at WNMU for nine years in the capacity of [...]

March 1st, 2019: Local News

Here’s a look at some today’s headlines: U.S Border Patrol agents apprehended 180 illegal border crossers this past Tuesday during the early morning hours in Sunland Park, located in southern Dona Ana County. The group was comprised of mostly Central American families and unaccompanied children. Border Patrol EMT’s conducted medical screenings and some of the subjects required further medical [...]

February 28th, 2019: Local News

Here’s a look at today’s news: The Silver Consolidated Schools Board of Education has approved two resolutions this week which will allow the district to hold a special tax election in May. The election will be by mail-in ballot and is described as a continuation of the old tax, not a new tax that would raise the tax rate. If [...]

February 27th, 2019: Local News

 Here’s a look at today’s headlines:Yesterday, a bill to prevent telemarketers from calling personal cell phones passed the New Mexico House Floor with a unanimous vote. House Bill 424, would update the language in the Telephone Sales Solicitation section of the Unfair Practices Act to reflect the growing use of cell phones. House Bill 424 would replace “residential subscriber” with [...]

February 26th, 2019: Local News

Here’s a look at some local news: The Silver City Mainstreet Plaza project has advanced forward with the installation of a brand-new public restroom near the Big Ditch. The ADA-compliant building was funded by a community infrastructure grant provided by the Freeport-McMoRan Foundation. The building will be open for use in the next two to three weeks after heating [...]