My Turn
444 results total, viewing 71 - 80

Without Reservations

Opinion: Hogrefe – Right man for the job

It is the purpose of this missive to give the readership of The Taos News some personal insight into their incumbent sheriff, Jerry Hogrefe, who is running for re-election.I have known Jerry for 24 … more

Opinion: Conservation economy creates jobs in Taos

Jobs! Jobs! Jobs! In our community, it is always good to see well-paying jobs become available. Conservation work generates jobs. Right now, the Taos Land Trust is hiring youth crews to restore the … more

Opinion: Cordova – Bilingual, trained, best candidate for sheriff

The time is upon us once again. The selection of sheriff for Taos County is one of great importance and one candidate continues to stand out as the best choice.Jake Cordova has served as a deputy … more

Opinion: Learning to farm and garden in drought conditions

Some parcientes in Taos are lucky and have received water from their acequias this year. I haven't and it's unlikely that I will."There's no water coming down from the mountain," said Steve Montoya, … more

Opinion: Education needed about acequia associations, water rights

In recent weeks The Taos News has featured articles, an editorial, anuncios and two cartoons about Taos area acequias. Careful, accurate, informed coverage about acequia-related events, issues, news … more

Opinion: Israel's troubled 70th anniversary

Author Thomas Friedman once noted that "When it comes to discussing the Middle East, people go temporarily insane." Nowhere is that insanity more prevalent than the Gordian knot of the … more

Opinion: An apology to our community

On June 28, 2013 while battling the Yarnell Hill fire in Arizona, 19 Granite Mountain Hotshots were tragically killed when the fire overran them. more

Opinion - Nominating Petitions: Outdated Path to the Ballot

The pathway to the ballot in New Mexico starts with a nominating petition.Every other year in the late fall and winter, voters are approached by well-meaning volunteers armed with clipboards asking, … more

Opinion: Time to ban 'assault-style weapons,' invest in school safety

The music, art and presentations by young people at Taos Plaza and the TCA on March 14 were moving in the truest sense of the word. The #NeverAgain movement is making a difference because now the … more
« Prev | 1 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 45 | Next »
Currently viewing stories posted within the past 730 days.
For all older stories, please use our advanced search.