|Temple Grandin Visits New Mexico State University|
Temple Grandin is a world-renowned author and designer of one-third of the livestock-handling facilities in the United States, who helped develop more humane ways to treat cattle being led to slaughter. She also happens to be autistic, and has written books as how she was able to break the boundaries of autism. Watch now in the You Tube link at the bottom of the page.
|Has The Mouse Been Found? |
An endangered mouse that has been causing problems for people in the nearby Lincoln National Forest has apparently been found in parts of New Mexico and Arizona, according to a report from a Phoenix radio station. KJZZ reports a research team from Northern Arizona University confirmed the presence of the endangered New Mexico Meadow Jumping Mouse. It’s the first regional survey in a decad... Read More >>
|What Would Happen To New Mexico If Oil, Natural Gas And Coal Development Ended On Fed Land?|
As the nation’s 10th largest energy producing state, energy production on federal lands in New Mexico provides a critical source of jobs, economic growth and government revenue. But if we take some of the leading political figures’ rhetoric seriously, they are proposing to shut down this vital economic driver, and the impacts would be staggering.The Energy Institute’s Senior V... Read More >>
|AAA Releases Weekend Gas Watch |
The statewide gas price average in New Mexico is now $2.15 for a gallon of regular unleaded fuel, according to the AAA New Mexico Weekend Gas Watch. That price is five cents more than last week and 53 cents less per gallon than last year. Of the major metropolitan areas surveyed in the Land of Enchantment, drivers in Santa Fe are paying the most on average at $2.18 per gallon while drivers in A... Read More >>
|WalletHub Conducts Two Studies|
Spokeswoman Jill Gonzalez offers more information how NM Community Colleges compare with others in the country how the state compares with others on Women’s Equality.
|Artesia Man Sentenced |
Charles Edward Gist of Artesia has been sentenced in federal court in Las Cruces to 21 months in prison followed by two years of supervised release for his conviction on methamphetamine trafficking charges. Gist and co-defendant Jose Alfredo Villa of Lake Arthur, were arrested in Sept. 2015, on an indictment charging them with conspiracy to distribute meth from Nov. 17, 2014 through Nov. 20, 20... Read More >>
Volunteers with the Carlsbad Community Volunteer Network (CCVN) take a moment to pose while dedicated their time to the Terri Able Community Kitchen. CCVN would like to say thanks to all of its volunteers. For more information, please call (575) 887-0871.