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14 hrs ago | Quay County Sun

Vanderpool defends EDC's record

Pat Vanderpool, executive director of the Greater Tucumcari Economic Development Corporation, found himself defending the corporation's record Thursday at a meeting of the Tucumcari City Commission.

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Related Topix: Tucumcari, NM

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

KOB-TV New Mexico

New Mexico State Police officer arrested on child abuse charges

A New Mexico State Police officer is charged with felony child abuse and misdemeanor domestic violence after he was arrested by Tucumcari police Thursday, according to the Quay County Sun.

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Related Topix: Domestic Violence (Domestic Abuse), Law, Tucumcari, NM

Tue Aug 12, 2014

Quay County Sun

County advances EDC agreement

The Quay County Commission took a first look at a proposed contract between the county and the Greater Tucumcari Economic Development Corp. that would provide regular reports to the county on the EDC's operations and results.

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Related Topix: Tucumcari, NM

Quay County Sun

Teachers learn about child abuse

Quay County's child wellness team of law enforcement, child welfare workers and advocates, and the Tenth Judicial District Attorney's office Tuesday enlisted support of another group of front-line allies: public school educators.

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Related Topix: Domestic Violence (Domestic Abuse), Law, Family, Kids, Tucumcari, NM

KRQE Albuquerque

Report: State slow to start child visit program

New Mexico's embattled child welfare agency has been slow to set up home visiting services two years after winning a federal grant, a new evaluation said.

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Related Topix: Albuquerque, NM, McKinley County, NM, Luna County, NM

Thu Aug 07, 2014

KVII-TV Amarillo

Pronews 7 Investigates: Transparency in Tucumcari: Part II

The Greater Tucumcari Economic Development Corporation, or their local EDC, currently operates with a mix of public and private funds, but when Quay County Commissioner Sue Dowell asked for basic accountability measures, the EDC declined to provide her with basic financial information.

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Related Topix: Tucumcari, NM

Wed Aug 06, 2014

Quay County Sun

Rainfall brings benefits

Area lakes continue to benefit from increased summer rainfall, which has raised some water levels to their highest point in a decade.

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Related Topix: Weather, US News, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Tucumcari, NM, San Jon, NM

Tue Aug 05, 2014

Quay County Sun

County changes word in tax proposal

Four letters could have cost Quay County $300,000 in potential revenue from a gross receipts tax the county has proposed to finance most of an independent emergency communications dispatching system.

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Related Topix: Tucumcari, NM, San Jon, NM

Quay County Sun

Old clips recalls hand-model memories

One thing readers of this column would probably be surprised to know about me is that I was once a hand model.

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Related Topix: Tucumcari, NM

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Iol.co.za

SA man's US murder trial postponed

An appeal over whether a South African man's apparent confession to four murders in the United States can be heard by a jury seems to have resulted in his trial being postponed yet again.

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Related Topix: Tucumcari, NM

Quay County Sun

Statea s grades for County schools released

All Quay County schools but one received passing grades in the state's 2014 school grading results released Thursday by the New Mexico Public Education Department.

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Related Topix: San Jon, NM, Standardized Testing, Education

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Quay County Sun

Commissioner calls for accountability

Quay County Commissioner Sue Dowell continued to protest what she called a lack of accountability to the county from the Greater Tucumcari Economic Development Corporation by voting no on the county's 2014-2015 budget.

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Related Topix: Tucumcari, NM

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Quay County Sun

Lynn Moncus was hard but believed in her students

I recently learned of the passing of Lynn Moncus and wished to express my condolences to the residents of Quay County.

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Related Topix: New Mexico State University, Tucumcari, NM

Quay County Sun

Quay County unemployment rate rises almost 2 %

Quay County's unemployment rate for June 2014 was 6.6%, up almost two percentage points from May's rate of 4.70%, but down a half of a percentage point from June 2013's rate of 7.1 percent, according to a press release from the New Mexico Department of Workforce Solutions.

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