Taos Fall Arts celebrates 45 years of artistic excellence

The Taos Fall Arts opening reception has been one of the most anticipated events in the local arts scene.
The excitement in Taos is palpable every year, anticipating opening night of the Taos Fall Arts Festival. The opening reception and awards presentations take place this year from …

Taos Ride Photo Contest

Grab your camera and show off your favorite car, van, truck or cycle!
Courtesy Doug HilsonAmerican artist and critic Peter Plagens

More to enjoy at Taos Fall Arts

The Taos Fall Arts Festival presents a number of ways to learn more about art and artists this year. This new program is titled "Art & Words: Critical Thinking and Writing …

Events planned around Global Climate Strike Week

Climate Strike at state capitolTaos climate activists will head to Santa Fe Friday (Sept. 20) for a Climate Strike Event at the Roundhouse. People will caravan down beginning at 9 a.m.To offer a ride …
Allied Forces land on Attu Island, May 11, 1943    "There was nothing fancy about this meal prepared by sailors in the Holtz Bay on May 19, but the food was hot. Note the ski standing upright in the foreground. Snow can be found year-round on Attu Island." states the original caption.
In this week's paper

Leyendas: The deep breadth of Taos' history

Whether it be an 1865 murder gone unpunished; a young fur trapper captured by Mexican troops, in-prisoned and then banished only to return to New Mexico as a territorial governor; a pair of seemingly out-of-place stone pillars with possible ties to the Knights Templar...
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Taos walks for suicide awareness

Taos community members gathered Wednesday (September 18) to bring awareness to suicide and the steps to prevention.  The Walk for Life began at Kit Carson Park with a gathering of teens and …

Taos Opinions
Opinion: 'Pocha Nostra' feedback
Why allow such trash at a public event? We didn't go this year, but the videos speak for themselves. Why? Trashy! Not classy.
Opinion: The end of humanity?
Most of us know that we are facing a crisis in terms of global warming.As we pump more and more carbon dioxide into the atmosphere, it …
Opinion: Get involved, make voice heard regarding Carson National Forest forest plan
Whether you're passionate about pursuing Río Grande cutthroat trout, an annual deer or elk hunt with family and friends, or you just …
Opinion: La Pocha Nostra exhibit did exactly what it was supposed to do
By Lindsey Lozen I believe that the La Pocha Nostra exhibit did exactly what it was supposed to do as good art should always do; …
Opinion: Demand transparency, accountability from LANL
As you know, many Taoseños from around the county are pleased that the town adopted Resolution 19-22 last May. Many more will sign on …
Opinion: Forest plan can do more to protect water and wildlife
Whether you’re passionate about pursuing Rio Grande cutthroat trout, an annual deer or elk hunt with family and friends, or you just …
La Vida

Austrian wine industry survives invasions, disease and dilution

Wine grapes have been grown in what is now Austria for thousands of years, cultivated by Celtic tribes even before the Romans infiltrated the region. And with a history that long, there have to have …

Tempo Arts & Entertainment
Taos Star Guide
Luna’s last quarter moon phase peaks on Saturday (Sept. 21) at 7:40 p.m. Then, on Sunday (Sept. 22), the annual Libra equinox …
Garifuna Collective keeps Belizean music alive
The Garifuna Collective is based in Belize and made up of more than 50 musicians of varied generations who strive to express and keep …
Printmakers create a superb impression
Much like the "first impression" we make on others upon a first meeting, the first impressions made from a block of wood or a metal …
'Armond Lara Extravaganza' comes to town
A special exhibition is coming our way. FaraHNHeight Fine Art in collaboration with Revolt Gallery is "honored and enthusiastic" to …
NeoRio embraces science with creativity
NeoRio offers thought-provoking art installations right on the rim of the Río Grande gorge, along with a farm-to-table feast, poetry …
High Road Art Tour offers a creative wonder around every turn
Locals love to tell visitors to "take the high road." The reason is because the route from Española north to Taos through the winding …
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Sports

Taos Composite mountain bike team compete in first two races of season

Taos Composite High School Mountain Bike Team entered its fifth season with some top performances at two races.Colorado League's South ConferenceThe team took 10 athletes to the first race on Aug. 25 …

Rio Grande Water Level

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Podcasts read by Larry Torres

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  • Canutito learns about el inocente Tatayo
  • Grampo and Chumba buy candy 'con watchas'
  • Grama Cuca sueña con el Elvis Presley
  • El viento created havoc por doquiera
  • Grama is still mad con el Filimotas
  • Spamglish: Filimotas was weird porque se le cayó la mollera
  • En un tiempo, Grama Cuca fue una beautician
  • Canutito sells blanquillos para comprar Easter eggs
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