Paragliders flying length of Rio Grande reach San Luis Valley

About a dozen powered paragliders, including two from Taos, are two days into their adventure flying the length of the Río Grande. They camped out at the San Luis State Park Thursday (Sept. …

Substance abuse summit in Taos looks at 'bridging the gaps'

As substance abuse continues to be one of the most costly health problems facing New Mexico, particularly in rural areas with little access to resources, a local organization in Taos is inviting …

Get ready to work up a sweat

Get ready to dance, Taos. New Orleans-based Big Sam’s Funky Nation is coming to town to rock your socks off and promote its new album “Songs In the Key of Funk.” Big Sam will …

Powered paragliders to cruise above length of Río Grande

About twice a week, visitors to the Río Grande Gorge Bridge may spot a couple of colorful paragliders swooping down along the deep rift and …
My Turn

Opinion: Río Grande listed among 10 most endangered rivers

To the People of Taos and other concerned citizens: The Río Grande has been listed as one of the 10 most endangered rivers on the planet. One of the first Wild and Scenic rivers in the world to …
Local news

Funeral home feud reaches Taos

Besides hosting funerals for Taos families, a trio of companies have marketed themselves so aggressively that the free-market battle has erupted beyond local media advertising...

Sights and sounds at the 2018 PASEO Art Festival

Visitors to the 2018 PASEO had their senses activated and minds transported with the range of interactive art installations that graced the space-themed festival. Over 30 local, national, and …

Tempo
On the defensive
If you're looking for a heroine you can get behind, you might find her in Lee Isaacs, the protagonist of local author … Read More
Courage to change
Deep blue plumbago flowers edge the stone path that leads to Barbara Zaring's backyard, where red tomatoes hang heavy and corn silk … Read More
New works by Kate Rivers
David Anthony Fine Art in Taos will be featuring an exhibition of new works by artist Kate Rivers timed to coincide with the opening … Read More
Impressive visions
'Pressing On" is an exhibition of handmade prints now in its eighth year. It is shown in conjunction with the Taos Fall Arts Festival. … Read More
Taos Fall Arts: 'Beyond the Horizon'
A special art experience awaits visitors this year to the Taos Fall Arts Festival exhibit, opening with a reception Friday (Sept. 21), … Read More
The real deal
There's a second line parade coming, a boisterous and funky gumbo of sounds that thumps up your heartbeat, gets your feet moving and … Read More
Taos News poll

While walking, have you been harassed by passing drivers?

This is a multiple choice question. Harassment is not just sexual; it can be anger-based. And harassment happens to men and women.  While walking, have you been harassed by passing drivers?

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Sports

In Memoriam, Bill Burgess, 1937-2018

An older version of Bill Burgess' resume, one that ended with his role as Angel Fire Ski School Director in 1967, was called, simply "Ephemera."

Lifestyles
Aurafitness focuses on mind, body well-being
Aurafitness in Taos is a sanctuary for mind and body. The yoga studio feels calming with its soothing green colors, plants, textiles … Read More
The new 'Late Bloomers'
If you are 50 or older, you're probably already part of a very exciting cultural movement. I, and others, have been giving voice to … Read More
Catch a glimpse of a lesser goldfinch
Lesser goldfinches are in Northern New Mexico all during nesting season, but their population really exploded in late August. Young … Read More
You say potato, they say potatoes
Regenerative agriculture is an approach to farming that enriches the soil rather than depleting it. Read More
Herb of the month: Golden crownbeard, goldweed
Añil del muerto, a plant with bright yellow flowers and blue-green leaves, begins blooming near the end of July and throughout most … Read More
Designing a conservation strategy for rare plant species
Did you know 235 rare and endangered plant species live in New Mexico? Of these, 109 species occur only in New Mexico and nowhere else … Read More
Business

Coldwell Banker Mountain Properties sees a bright future ahead in Taos, Angel Fire

Her smile began at the Texas border and grew bigger the closer she got to Northern New Mexico. Having grown up in Houston, Lisa Sutton knew in her late teens that the rugged beauty of …

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