The following is a release from the New Mexico Department of Health: Department of Health Reports that Doctor Visits for Flu Are Decreasing Over Half of Persons Hospitalized with Flu are Young Adults The New Mexico Department of Health reports a decrease in people seeing their doctor for influenza-like illness. However, another flu death occurred [...]
The Western New Mexico University Veterans Club is having a "Great Fundraiser" to help veterans and their families. The Fundraiser will be held Super Bowl Sunday, February 2nd, at 2 pm until the game is over (and then some) at the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 3347: 2 Burnham Street, off Highway 180 and [...]
The New Mexico Department of Transportation announces that I-10 eastbound at mile post 16 the driving right lane is closed due to an accident. State police is on scene please reduce speed and use extreme caution. Expect delays. UPDATE: 1-30-14, 10:50 am I-10 is now open.
There will be a momentary interruption of electrical service that will effect PNM customers in the Cliff/Gila area on Friday, January 31st at approximately 10:00 am. For more information, contact PNM at 538-3768.
The SHS Lady Colt Basketball team will be holding a cake auction, Friday January 31st during the halftime of the Varsity game against Santa Teresa @ 7pm at the Silver high gymnasium. This is the first annual "Shoot for a Cure" fundraiser in which all the proceeds from the cake auction will be donated to [...]
The Gila National Forest will begin pile burning to remove debris as conditions permit. Slash debris piles were created by fuel reduction projects and clean-up efforts resulting from flood events. Project locations include the Wilderness Ranger District Office on NM State Highway 35, the Gila Cliff Dwellings National Monument Administrative Sight, McKnight Road (Forest Service [...]
The following is a release for the Mimbres Region Arts Council: “Captured!," a photo show featuring nature photography, opens with a reception from 2:30 p.m. till 4:30 p.m. on January 31 at the Mimbres Region Arts Council Gallery. The show is available for viewing during regular office throughout the month of February. This is an exhibit of of the photography [...]
The Grant County Community Concert Association is pleased to present Jesse Lynch’s Jazz 101 on January 24th, 2014. Jesse Lynch, a pianist, composer, arranger, improviser, and educator, has toured widely throughout the United States. He accompanied the Singing Policeman, Daniel Rodriguez, in his SilverCity concert in 2010, and received an enthusiastic audience response to the [...]
The following is a news release from the New Mexico Department of Health The New Mexico Department of Health confirms more flu deaths for the 2013-2014 season. New deaths reported are a 79-year-old man and a 73-year -old man from Bernalillo County and a 45-year-old man from Rio Arriba County. “Getting a flu vaccine is [...]
Last weekend, over two dozen volunteers showed up at the Puppy Dog Ranch dog rescue to help construct a security fence around the over seven acre property. Thanks to online fundraisers, $3000 have been raised since the unfortunate death of one of the rescued dogs, Junior. Junior was killed on January 2nd, 2014, during an [...]