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Customers and vendors wore masks and took other precautions as walk-up service returned to the Taos Farmers Market  on the historic Taos Plaza.  The second farmers market of the season saw the return of face to face vendor interaction … more
Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham has ordered all state flags to be flown at half staff for the Memorial Day weekend.  The lowered flags are to be flown from sundown Friday (May 22) to sundown … more
Update: June 2    This job has been removed from the State Personnel website. The state received more than 2,000 applications for the positions.  The New Mexican Department of Health is accepting applications for contact-tracing positions, a job that involves working with New Mexicans who have tested positive for coronavirus to identify people they may have been exposed to. more
New Mexico will receive $77.3 million in federal government funding for COVID-19 testing and contact-tracing efforts, the state's five congressional representatives announced Thursday. The money, which will come from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, is part of $25 billion in funding passed by Congress last month for testing, health care providers and small businesses. more
Taos County will be providing face coverings for all employees following Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham's recent order declaring them mandatory for all New Mexico residents. County employees will have to wear face coverings while at work and in public places. more
Pursuing postsecondary education is a path with inherent obstacles and barriers. The COVID-19 crisis has created many unexpected twists in the road. Bridges is walking side by side with our clients as they navigate the uncertainties. more
The New Mexico Medical Assistance Division announced Medicaid rate increases this month for inpatient volumes at New Mexico hospitals, but with revenues declining sharply in response to record-low patient volumes, that may do little to stop the bleeding … more
Taos in summer is a living pageant of near weekly concerts and events, centered around Kit Carson Park. This summer, of course, will be different. Town Manager Rick Bellis said, "Nothing is happening till at least Labor Day." more
More than 15 percent of New Mexico residents worry about having enough food to eat each year, including almost a quarter of the state's children. But experts at The … more
Many Taos County residents will find that their preferred polling location from elections past won't be an option for the June 2020 primary, and perhaps not even by the time the general election … more
Tests were administered to Taos Pueblo tribal members for the COVID-19 coronavirus Tuesday (May 12) at Taos Pueblo. The testing came after a Taos Pueblo tribal member was confirmed positive with the virus by the state. It was unknown whether the person was living on or off pueblo land when they contracted the virus. more
Every New Mexican will be required to wear a face covering starting Saturday (May 16) when they are in public.  During a Wednesday (May 13) press conference, Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham announced a new update to … more
Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham and state officials will host a remote news conference Wednesday afternoon (May 13) at 4 p.m., to provide an update on COVID-19 efforts and emergency public health orders in New Mexico. more
The town of Taos council voted unanimously at a Tuesday (May 12) meeting to continue the existing emergency order and curfew during the current COVID-19 pandemic.  Following data from the … more
Due to concerns over COVID-19, New Mexico voters are being encouraged to mail in requests for absentee ballots for the 2020 primary election. According to the New Mexico Secretary of State … more
Holy Cross Medical Center this week saw both a boon and a setback to its pandemic-related medical supplies as it received a shipment of 2,000 new N95 respirator masks over the weekend, but ran out of … more
Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham has issued orders for essential and nonessential businesses as the state begins to loosen restrictions aimed at preventing the spread of coronavirus.  The following … more
The novel coronavirus has mutated into a new strain that is more contagious than the earlier virus from Wuhan, China, according to research led by Los Alamos National Laboratory. more
The Taos Farmers Market has set its opening day for May 16.  Taos Plaza will return to a somewhat normal summer Saturday as the Taos Farmers Market announced it would open up the season … more
Carol and Larry Miller of Ojo Sarco traveled to Denver on Feb. 29 to attend the memorial service of a friend. Friends and relatives flew in from all over the country, and the world-- from New York City to Tokyo to attend the service. One hundred and fifty guests stayed in the same hotel in downtown Denver and attended a reception dinner after the memorial. That day, the United States had 68 known cases of COVID-19 and the first death linked to the disease. Most Americans still had no idea how exponentially that number would grow. more
Governor Lujan Grisham relaxed some of the sanctions in her public health order as the state of New Mexico prepares to open up businesses amid the COVID-19 emergency. In a new public health … more
La Gobernadora Michelle Lujan Grisham y funcionarios estatales ofrecerán una rueda de prensa virtual hoy, jueves por la tarde, para proporcionar información actualizada sobre los … more
Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham will be providing an update at 3 p.m. Thursday (April 30) on the current status of the COVID-19 pandemic in the state.  The governor will be broadcasting live … more
The Taos County Democratic Party is getting creative when it comes to this year’s primary election and is hosting a virtual forum to get to know the District 42 representative candidates.  Kristina Ortez and Mark Gallegos will meet with community members via internet-based video at 7 p.m. on Thursday (April 30) to discuss their goals and focuses for the 2020 election.  more
Members of the Taos Pueblo Emergency Management Team and community volunteers were out in force Thursday morning (April 23) for a special mask giveaway for tribal members to promote safety during the COVID-19 pandemic.  more
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