Taos Mayor Dan Barrone joined some town and county employees who braved snow and sleet Friday morning to pick up garbage along Paseo del Pueblo in Taos.
The main thoroughfare through town has been …
This weekly update is provided by the Stray Hearts Animal Shelter. Dogs in shelter: 117
Cats in shelter: 19
Facebook messages between the father and son accused in the death of 13-year-old Jeremiah Valencia in Nambé provides new evidence concerning the son’s involvement in the …
The next blood drive in Taos is 9:30 a.m. - 2 p.m. Tuesday, (April 24) in the Taos High School gym. United Blood Services New Mexico has to collect 300 units a day to meet the needs of hospitals …
Buck was just being his usual curious canine self.
Acequias are a physical feature in the landscape as much as a basis of community and local power. That they've endured is a testament to their continued influence.
Both the town of Taos and Taos County are under a burn ban until at least May 1, when the county commission will consider further burning restrictions.
UPDATED 4:30 p.m. 4/20/2018: Taos officials say the towns water tanks are full due to the help of area mutual domestic water systems and residents will still have water over the weekend. Crews and parts to replace a failed water pump are currently en route and the town hopes to have the situation resolved by Monday (April 23) afternoon. Water restrictions, though, are still in effect.
Deborah McLean has announced her retirement as executive director of the Taos Center for the Arts, according to the TCA's Board President Alford "Andy" …
The Sun God Lodge at the south end of Taos shut its doors for good this year, but that hasn't kept a new kind of customer from taking up in its shuttered rooms.
On contract with the owner of the …
While pants, shirts and other gear are distributed by the agency, firefighters' boots are their own, spokespeople said, and are subsidized with a government stipend.
Taoseños have opportunities this weekend to chat up politicos running for gubernatorial and Congressional seats.
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Two inmates that escaped from the Sandoval County Adult Detention Center Friday night (May 5) have been captured.
Andrew Bernard Mott, the man accused of assaulting an off-duty New Mexico State Police officer and his family in Costilla on March 11, has been released from the Taos County Adult Detention Center.Mott,
Residents throughout New Mexico are invited to participate in National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day, an initiative designed to reduce prescription drug-related deaths by collecting unused …
Lt. David Maggio, a 20-year veteran of the Taos Police Department, was named “acting police chief” immediately following Randall Parmer’s final day on the job yesterday, Friday …
By Cody Hooks
The Taos News
Micola “Mick” Sopyn, a former bodybuilder once named Mr. New Mexico, was found guilty of second-degree murder and use of a firearm by a …
The following is a condensed version of the Taos Police Department blotter from March 22-27.
7:38 a.m. Battery, Martinez Lane – A mother said her son grabbed her and hurt her. She …
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As winter gives way to spring, New Mexico residents may be emerging from a state of "seasonal sedentary syndrome."
For your health
I have to admit, if I need to convince myself that I made a good career choice or I need to feel like the training was worth it, all I need to do is visit the pharmacy aisles. It's hard enough to …
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No doubt you already know that too much sugar is bad for you. It can harm your heart, your pancreas, your kidneys, your joints and cause depression.
Wonderful World of Native Plants
Many of you have already noticed a small, ground-hugging plant with pale purplish striped flowers that is a harbinger of early spring throughout the state.
Growing throughout New Mexico, and the world for that matter, storksbill is a member of the geranium family that was likely introduced by Spanish explorers to the Southwest.
The Bug Man
Someone asked me if it was okay to have the perimeter of her house sprayed with pesticides for cockroach control.
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El Pueblito United Methodist Church, founded in 1960, is a humble house of worship staffed with humble workers. Yet its Taos community outreach is powerful. Its building is not a huge, campus-style …
The day begins early at Phoenix Mechanical. Even before the sun is up, Bob Draper and his large crew of employees are busy preparing to help residential and commercial customers.
“On an …
Hot tubs were once marketed as ‘party things.’ While a hot tub can be used for entertainment, its health benefits of hydrotherapy are now more widely known. Which is why for many …
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This year marks Enchanted Florist’s 25th year in business in Taos. The local, independent and family-owned business is run by Marjorie and Robert Perry and their daughter Carly Reyes.
Hawk Mechanical balances an old-style business tradition with a keen awareness of what’s new in the world of plumbing, heating and cooling — and the expectations of its customers.
During the last 16 years, Francesca’s Clothing Boutique has established itself as the leading woman’s clothing boutique in Taos County, winning Best of Taos Annually.
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For almost 30 years, New Mexico has maintained an iron grip on the bottom rung of key rankings.
Over the last two decades, New Mexico has turned its pockets inside out to keep old businesses from leaving and attract new ones to open their doors.
It had been months since he had pulled the trigger, but Abe Gordon still couldn't find the words.
He would play back the shooting in his head. The argument on the roadway in El Llano. The …
Addiction, in one form or another, has been a problem here in Northern New Mexico for generations. But as opioids have entered the lives of thousands of norteño families over the past two …
Stephen Bunker, 36
“I grew up on the streets pretty much,” said Stephen Bunker inside the jail's B pod.
Bunker spent his first years along the southern coast of Florida. His parents …
At the end of June, Abe Gordon walked out of the summer heat and into the Taos County Adult Detention Center, where his clients were starting to emerge from their cells.
The women's pod was his …
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