Journey of faith: Taos Pueblo faithful walk to Chimayó for Good Friday pilgrimage

As young Marian Suazo holds a crucifix aloft, members of the Taos Pueblo Guadalupanas and church fiscales continue their pilgrimage on foot to Chimayó on Good Friday morning (April 19) along Gusdorf Road after a brief stop at the Velasquez home.
The women were members of the Guadalupanas and the men were fiscales representing the San Geronimo Church both from Taos Pueblo. They were taking a little rest while on their journey to the Santuario de Chimayó ...
State and local agencies encouraged pilgrims to stay safe by walking on roadway shoulders and wearing bright, reflective clothing that's appropriate for the weather. Those walking at night should bring flashlights.
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Take care of pilgrims walking to Chimayó

This week, thousands of people will make their way on foot to the Santuario de Chimayó. You will see them walking along roads and highways around the region. They are on the annual pilgrimage to …
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Arts

Heritage Fine Arts opens with 'Gratitude'

There's a new kid on the block, albeit an art lover and rather famous music writer and producer who's been in and around Taos for nearly 40 years. Tree Menane is the name and the …
Jesse Moya/The Taos NewsMichael Vigil, left, and Geody Madden were busy hanging hundreds of student artwork for the Celebramos art show at the Stables Gallery. The show opens with a reception Saturday (April 20) from 1 to 4 p.m.

Celebramos kicks off student art show in Taos

Taos students spent all semester on their art projects and the time has come to hang them for all to see.The annual Celebramos Student Art Show kicked off this week as …
All children are invited to attend the annual Easter Egg Hunt at 1 p.m. Sunday (April 21) in Kit Carson Park. All are invited to also help color the eggs Saturday (April 20) starting at 9 a.m. at the Juan I. Gonzales Agricultural Center on Chamisa Road. Admission to both is free.
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Arroyos del Norte holds Earth Day walk

Arroyos Del Norte Elementary will be kicking off Earth Day with their Walk, Jog or Bike for Fitness event.At 10 a.m. on Monday (April 22), the school is encouraging the community to live a bit …

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Sports

Taos Track: Big schools, fast times

The Taos Track team traveled to the Rio Rancho Invitational on Saturday (April 13). The Tigers were only one of four 4A schools at the meet, which also included Los …

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Photo gallery: Questa's Cutthroat Festival in Cerro

Rio Grande cutthroat trout acclimatise inside an oxygen-infused bag of water Friday (March 29) before volunteers release them into the Río Grande during Questa's Cutthroat Festival in Cerro. The native New Mexican cutthroat trout was designated the official state fish in 1955.
Community volunteers helped the New Mexico Department of Game and Fish relocate 10,000 Rio Grande cutthroat trout to the upper box of the Río Grande Basin on Friday (March 29.)
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