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WNMU Police Academy Graduates Anthony Flores, Justin McNett, Geraldo Rico, Vincent Ontiveros, Jonathan Talley, William Lara, Jason Jordan, Steven Delgado, Jordan Torres, Daniel Tavizon, Keith Miller, Matthew Ordonez, Aaron Ordonez, Robert Strand, and Cody Dove.
A grand opening celebration for the new VA Community Based Outpatient Clinic in Silver City will be held at 1 p.m. Friday at the Clinic at 2950 Leslie Road.
An overview map of the Silver Fire shows the fire s perimeter within the Gila National Forest boundary.
At a celebration of Silver City artist Harry Benjamin's life, friends and family shared memories, watched videos and raised money for a scholarship fund in his name before a block party in the Downtown Arts District.
Courtesy Photo: Black Range Mountains' rugged, steep terrain that recently burned during the Silver Fire, Gila National Forest Silver City, NM; June 16, 2013--Firefighters working the Silver Fire may feel a historic name for the rugged Black Range is appropriate Sierra Diablos, the Devil Range.
Grant County Community Health Council quarterly meeting, 3 p.m. Monday, Grant County Administration Building.
Marines and firefighters are their own special breed, and Saturday they both honored a fallen brother, Carlos Nevarez III, a combat Marine and volunteer firefighter, who battled war and fires and survived both - only to be tragically run down and killed by his girlfriend, police allege.
SAN LORENZO, N.M. Small amounts of rain fell on the north and south side of the fire yesterday moderating fire activity.
The spectacular sunsets and lingering haze over the mountains this week are the vestiges of smoke from wildfires throughout the state, environment officials said.
Visitors at state parks over Memorial weekend declined 40.6 percent from last year, to just under 315,000.
Editor's Note: This is part 2 of the welcome session of the Legislative Finance Committee, which met in Silver City at Western New Mexico University June 12-14.
Grant County entities were awarded almost $1.9 million in Colonias Infrastructure Funds, thanks to legislation passed by Sen. Howie Morales to fund this year's CIF at $16 million.
The Western New Mexico University football staff is out conducting camps across the western part of the U.S. Head coach Adam Clark is excited about wrapping them up and stated its a win, win situation for the Mustangs.
Voters will decide if they want to approve a quarter of a percent increase in gross receipts tax, which would be used to fund a variety of community projects, after the Grant County Commission approved a resolution at its Thursday meeting calling for a special mail-in election on the measure.