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At the time of compiling this report, the New Mexico Department of Health, announced a total of 56,289 New Mexico COVID-19 confirmed positive cases statewide. In addition, COVID-19 cases recorded locally are as follows: Grant County increased 6 new cases to a total of 247 with 75 recovered; Luna County increased 14 new cases to a total of 1,413 with 300 recovered; Hidalgo County increased 1 new case to a total of 133 with 86 recovered, and Catron remains at 10 total cases with 6 recovered. Sadly, yesterday the NMDOH reported 14 additional COVID-19 related deaths and 1,214 new cases statewide.

PNM is honoring Veterans in New Mexico by providing a free Virtual Home Energy Checkup the entire month of November. In addition, they will receive multiple energy-saving products free of charge that include:

  • Up to 40 ENERGY STAR® LED dimmable light bulbs
  • One LED night-light
  • Up to two efficient-flow showerheads
  • Two bathroom-faucet aerators
  • One kitchen-faucet aerator
  • Two smart power strips

All of the products are valued at $127.24 and are designed to help save energy and water, increase comfort, and lower the monthly bill. Veterans my visit to arrange for the free virtual home energy checkup.

The Southwest Solid Waste Silver City Landfill will be open tomorrow on Veteran’s Day, from 8:00 A.M. to 12 Noon. The Tri-City Transfer Station will be closed the entire day. The changes in hours of operation are in observance of the Veterans Day Holiday.

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