Taos Shortz Film Festival rides again

A Lebanese entry, 'Tshweesh,' documents a day in the life of Beirut.
Two years ago, Taos Shortz Film Festival co-founders Duprelon "Tizzz" Tizdale and Anna Cosentine thought that the festival's 2017 edition would be its grand finale. Thanks to …
The five adults arrested at a makeshift compound in Northern Taos County in the summer of 2018 pleaded not guilty to new federal charges, including terrorism charges, at an arraignment Thursday (March 21) in U.S. District Court in Albuquerque.

New Mexico compound suspects plead not guilty to terror charges

The five adults arrested at a squalid compound where 11 children were rescued during a law enforcement raid in August 2018 pleaded not guilty to federal terrorism, firearms and kidnapping charges at …
Courtesy photoThe bite marks left by a loose canine that attacked hiker Cindy Brown and her leashed dog in Manzanita Canyon.
Health and Fitness

When loose dogs on public trails become dangerous

Growing more outraged, I repeated that her dog had bit me - hard. To this, she replied, "She has never done that before. I'm sorry, I don't believe you."
Photos by Jane Phillips/for The New MexicanFrom left, Senate Majority Leader Peter Wirth, D-Santa Fe, Lt. Gov. Howie Morales and Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham talk during a press conference at the Capitol on Saturday (March 16) shortly after the end of the 2019 legislative session.

2019 Legislative session ends with last-minute compromise on tax bill

The 60-day legislative session ended Saturday (March 16) with a down-to-the-wire agreement on a sweeping tax bill that will raise rates on e-cigarettes and new …

Enchanted Homes: Sustainable Living Issue

In this month’s Homes magazine, we profile a beautiful 5,000 square-foot passive solar homestead sitting on 30 forested acres in Gallina Canyon neighborhood and seven native plants we recommend that reduce water use.
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Local news

Deadline to file Catholic sex abuse claims set for June 17

The last day to file a claim against the Archdiocese of Santa Fe related to sexual abuse by its clergy will be June 17.  The announcment appeared in the Legal notices of The Taos News March …

Tempo Arts & Entertainment
Movie review: ‘Us’
Woven through the layers of paralyzing terror in writer-producer-director Jordan Peele's "Us" are the kind of enigmatic visual symbols …
SOMOS plans Ferlinghetti celebration
On March 24, 1919 Lawrence Ferlinghetti was born. This year he celebrates his 100th birthday. In honor of this monumental occasion ...
Star Guide for March 21-27, 2019
Welcome spring and welcome sun sign Aries in transit. Now is the time to put winter’s plans into motion. Mating for all ...
Spark of the night
With daylight saving time in effect, the evening's curtain of darkness may be drawn closed a little later, but the waning of light …
Dynamic invention
Scooby Doo's Mystery Machine, a taco and a Taos Air airplane were among the many cardboard creations that pilots steered down a …
A gift for the pope
Her face holds eternity. Many are her names. She has been immortalized by artists across millennium and across the world's cultures. …
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Peñasco Track preview

This week the Panthers have their first official week of track and field practice. While the roster is still being finalized, it seems that this year's team will …

Dynamic invention

A cardboard Box pilot reacts as snow flies into his face Saturday (March 16) during the 16th annual Cardboard Derby at Sipapu Ski and Summer Resort.
Scooby Doo's Mystery Machine, a taco and a Taos Air airplane were among the many cardboard creations that pilots steered down a racecourse at Sipapu Ski and Summer Resort on Saturday (March 16.)The …
Podcasts read by Larry Torres

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  • La Mrs. Sandoval batalla con el Filimotas
  • Viviendo humildes doesn't mean living como marranos
  • Canutito decides: 'Qué será, será.'
  • Grampo probably ate como un marrano bien hecho
  • Canutito learns about el amor milagroso de Amelia
  • Canutito learns cómo lamber las postage stamps
  • San Blás becomes Canutito's new best friend
  • El romarizo y la tos are just like Democrats and Republicans
  • Canutito estudia la encyclopedia
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