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Silver City Sun-News
Colts can't hold lead on the roadSILVER CITY >> After jumping out to a 10-0 lead, the Silver High football team
Colts can't hold lead on the road
Silver City Sun-News / Posted 8 minutes ago
SILVER CITY >> After jumping out to a 10-0 lead, the Silver High football team wasn't able to hang on to it, and fell to Capital High, 27-16, in Santa Fe in the season opener Friday night. The Fighting Colts built their advantage after Jeremiah... Read more
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The Evening Sun
WWII veteran recalls eavesdropping on the Japanese NavyCHAMBERSBURG >> Fresh from his top secret radio training, Jim Doyle in 19
WWII veteran recalls eavesdropping on the Japanese Navy
The Evening Sun / Posted 5 hours ago
CHAMBERSBURG >> Fresh from his top secret radio training, Jim Doyle in 1944 sat in a barber's chair in Seattle. The barber asked Doyle's duty station. "Adak, Alaska." "That's a good duty. There's a woman behind every tree." Doyle, a... Read more
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York Daily Record
WWII veteran recalls eavesdropping on the Japanese NavyCHAMBERSBURG >> Fresh from his top secret radio training, Jim Doyle in 19
WWII veteran recalls eavesdropping on the Japanese Navy
York Daily Record / Posted 5 hours ago
CHAMBERSBURG >> Fresh from his top secret radio training, Jim Doyle in 1944 sat in a barber's chair in Seattle. The barber asked Doyle's duty station. "Adak, Alaska." "That's a good duty. There's a woman behind every tree." Doyle, a... Read more
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Silver City Sun-News
Labor Day fiestas offer Las Crucens plenty of choicesLAS CRUCES >> It signals the end of the summer for some, but Labor Day we
Labor Day fiestas offer Las Crucens plenty of choices
Silver City Sun-News / Posted 10 hours ago
LAS CRUCES >> It signals the end of the summer for some, but Labor Day weekend also means that it's the beginning of Full-Tilt Fiesta Season here. Celebrate wine, chiles and the arts at our top three regional celebrations: The New Mexico... Read more
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Las Cruces Sun-News
Labor Day fiestas offer Las Crucens plenty of choicesLAS CRUCES >> It signals the end of the summer for some, but Labor Day we
Labor Day fiestas offer Las Crucens plenty of choices
Las Cruces Sun-News / Posted 10 hours ago
LAS CRUCES >> It signals the end of the summer for some, but Labor Day weekend also means that it's the beginning of Full-Tilt Fiesta Season here. Celebrate wine, chiles and the arts at our top three regional celebrations: The New Mexico... Read more
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Clovis News Journal
Educators discuss early childhood educationRobin Wells, left, and Erica Stubbs discuss Early Childhood Education at the EL
Educators discuss early childhood education
Clovis News Journal / Posted yesterday
Robin Wells, left, and Erica Stubbs discuss Early Childhood Education at the ELAC meeting Thursday evening. The Early Learning Alliance Council (ELAC) held a town hall meeting at Eastern New Mexico University on Thursday evening. The meeting gave... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Kathryn Lockwood BrownShe was born on July 29th, 1952 in Bad Axe, Michigan, the daughter of Franklin
Kathryn Lockwood Brown
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted yesterday
She was born on July 29th, 1952 in Bad Axe, Michigan, the daughter of Franklin and Marie (Ziemba) Kladzyk. She attended nursing school at Michigan Tech and Northern Michigan University, and worked as an RN at Portage View Hospital and Keweenaw Home... Read more
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SaukValley.com
THE PEOPLE'S VOICE: Meet me at the Wallace Street reunion"From Avenue B, where the east plant wire mill was, all the way over to Avenue
THE PEOPLE'S VOICE: Meet me at the Wallace Street reunion
SaukValley.com / Posted yesterday
"From Avenue B, where the east plant wire mill was, all the way over to Avenue K – that was our playground," said Dave Barajas, 69, owner of La Familia and former resident of 519 Wallace St. Despite the mouth-watering aromas that fill his Rock Falls... Read more
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Silver City Sun-News
Commissioners vote to increase board sizeSILVER CITY >> Grant County will be represented by five county commissioners be
Commissioners vote to increase board size
Silver City Sun-News / Posted 2 days ago
SILVER CITY >> Grant County will be represented by five county commissioners beginning in January, 2017. The Grant County Board of County Commissioners voted unanimously on Thursday morning to increase the size of the board from three to five... Read more
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Mountain View Telegraph
NMFOG offers government website analysis...............................................................................
NMFOG offers government website analysis
Mountain View Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
........................................................................................................................................................................................ The New Mexico Foundation for Open Government did an audit of... Read more
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Silver City Sun-News
Lady Colts sweep Lady Mavericks in season openerSILVER CITY >> First game jitters and nerves gave way to smooth play, and the S
Lady Colts sweep Lady Mavericks in season opener
Silver City Sun-News / Posted 3 days ago
SILVER CITY >> First game jitters and nerves gave way to smooth play, and the Silver High volleyball team swept Lordsburg High, 3-0, in the season opener in Silver City on Tuesday night. The Lady Colts won, 25-23, 25-11, 25-16, to improve to 1-0 on... Read more
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Silver City Sun-News
Council passes ordinance banning 'single point tethering'SILVER CITY >> Putting your dog out on a chain will be illegal in Silver City b
Council passes ordinance banning 'single point tethering'
Silver City Sun-News / Posted 4 days ago
SILVER CITY >> Putting your dog out on a chain will be illegal in Silver City beginning next week. The Town Council unanimously approved changes to the city's animal control ordinance Tuesday that prohibit single point tethering of animals – which... Read more
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Silver City Sun-News
FBMC kitchen repairs cost $151,000SANTA CLARA >> The New Mexico Department of Health spent $151,000 in repairs to
FBMC kitchen repairs cost $151,000
Silver City Sun-News / Posted 4 days ago
SANTA CLARA >> The New Mexico Department of Health spent $151,000 in repairs to the kitchen facilities of the Fort Bayard Medical Center during the summer, according to state officials. The 130,000-square-foot medical center building was constructed... Read more
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Silver City Sun-News
Commissioners to decide on board size ThursdaySILVER CITY >> The Grant County Board of County Commissioners will decide on Th
Commissioners to decide on board size Thursday
Silver City Sun-News / Posted 4 days ago
SILVER CITY >> The Grant County Board of County Commissioners will decide on Thursday whether or not to increase the size of the board from three to five commissioners. Commissioners did not discuss the pending ordinance during Tuesday's work... Read more
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Silver City Sun-News
Silver City man elected Kiwanis District GovernorSILVER CITY >> Bob Carson, owner of Carson Insurance Agency in Silver City, isn
Silver City man elected Kiwanis District Governor
Silver City Sun-News / Posted 4 days ago
SILVER CITY >> Bob Carson, owner of Carson Insurance Agency in Silver City, isn't just an insurance agent. He's a governor. Carson was recently elected to the position of Kiwanis Club Southwest District Governor. He was installed at the 97th Annual... Read more
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The Record-Journal
Letters to the editor: ‘Perks’ concernsAs a Southington homeowner whose property has twice been impacted by town proje
Letters to the editor: ‘Perks’ concerns
The Record-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
As a Southington homeowner whose property has twice been impacted by town projects, I feel true sympathy for fellow residents who are affected by the solar panel project. I echo the sentiments, however, of letter writer Nancy Chiero (R-J, 8-22) in... Read more
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Silver City Sun-News
Silver City/Bayard VFW Post 3347 Officers (Aug. 25) During a recent meeting of the officers of the Silver/Bayard Veterans of Fore
Silver City/Bayard VFW Post 3347 Officers (Aug. 25)
Silver City Sun-News / Posted 5 days ago
During a recent meeting of the officers of the Silver/Bayard Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3347, a picture was taken of the officers and the chamber president, Scott Terry. As was stated by Post... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Lucie Thorne: poet, singer, guitarist - ABC South East NSW - Australian Broadcasting Corporation Sitting in the g
Lucie Thorne: poet, singer, guitarist
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 5 days ago
- ABC South East NSW - Australian Broadcasting Corporation Sitting in the garden of an old butter factory in the Bega Valley, Lucie Thorne says, "I love to sing, I love to... Read more
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Silver City Sun-News
WNMU pool and fitness center holds open houseSILVER CITY >> The community was invited to an open house on Friday for the for
WNMU pool and fitness center holds open house
Silver City Sun-News / Posted 6 days ago
SILVER CITY >> The community was invited to an open house on Friday for the for the newly renovated Western New Mexico University swimming pool and recreation center. Lawrence Garcia, Western New Mexico University student body president, opened the... Read more
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Silver City Sun-News
WNMU hosts 'Live On The Lawn' in spite of weatherSILVER CITY >> The rain didn't stop Silver City community members and Western N
WNMU hosts 'Live On The Lawn' in spite of weather
Silver City Sun-News / Posted 6 days ago
SILVER CITY >> The rain didn't stop Silver City community members and Western New Mexico University students from attending Friday's "Live On The Lawn" event. The concert was sponsored by WNMU and the Mimbres Region Arts Council. Old James stadium... Read more
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Silver City Sun-News
Silver City honor guard unit takes top prizeFor the second year in a row, the Silver City unit took top honors in the "Larg
Silver City honor guard unit takes top prize
Silver City Sun-News / Posted 6 days ago
For the second year in a row, the Silver City unit took top honors in the "Large Unit" competition, while the Fruitland unit captured the top prize in the "Small Unit" competition—units which do not have a Rifle Volley unit. Representing the Marine... Read more
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Silver City Sun-News
Colts open up season 0-3 on the fieldSILVER CITY >> Conditioning proved to be a fatal factor in the Silver High boys
Colts open up season 0-3 on the field
Silver City Sun-News / Posted 7 days ago
SILVER CITY >> Conditioning proved to be a fatal factor in the Silver High boys' soccer team season opener Thursday against Deming High. The Fighting Colts fell, 5-2, in the match that was played at the Ben Altamirano Sports Complex. Silver jumped... Read more
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Silver City Sun-News
Flamenco artist Robert Michaels to performSILVER CITY >> Flamenco artist Robert Michaels brings his musical talents to Si
Flamenco artist Robert Michaels to perform
Silver City Sun-News / Posted 7 days ago
SILVER CITY >> Flamenco artist Robert Michaels brings his musical talents to Silver City this evening when "Live On The Lawn" returns to Western New Mexico University. WNMU and the Mimbres Region Arts Council are partnering to bring tonight's... Read more
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The Omak-Okanogan County Chronicle
Zajac's family releases video in wake of his deathWINTHROP — The family of a local fireman killed last week in the Okanogan Compl
Zajac's family releases video in wake of his death
The Omak-Okanogan County Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
WINTHROP — The family of a local fireman killed last week in the Okanogan Complex fires has released a video statement reacting his death. Andrew Zajac, 26, of Winthrop, Tom Zbyszewski, 20, of Walla Walla, and Richard Wheeler, 31, of South Haven,... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Obama declares wildfire emergency in Washington state In this handout photo released by the US Forest Service on August 21, 2015, a
Obama declares wildfire emergency in Washington state
Manila Bulletin / Posted 8 days ago
In this handout photo released by the US Forest Service on August 21, 2015, a firefighter with Silver City Inter-agency HotShots (IHC) ignites vegetation to burnout areas on the Wolverine Fire... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Deaths, Aug. 22, 2015■ Kenneth Ray Capehart, Grand Junction, 60, died Aug. 16, 2015. Family and fri
Deaths, Aug. 22, 2015
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
■ Kenneth Ray Capehart, Grand Junction, 60, died Aug. 16, 2015. Family and friends are invited to a noon celebration today at 714 Ivanhoe Way. Burgers will be provided; bring a side dish and chair. Call 970-234-1744 with questions. Mr. Capehart was... Read more
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iol.co.za
Huge illegal liquor bust on Cape FlatsCape Town - Police raided a house in Mitchells Plain and confiscated a huge amo
Huge illegal liquor bust on Cape Flats
iol.co.za / Posted 9 days ago
Cape Town - Police raided a house in Mitchells Plain and confiscated a huge amount of illegal liquor. On Tuesday, a tip-off from an anonymous person about a house selling alcohol without a valid liquor licence led Mitchells Plain South African... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Music in the mountains"She was made possible through grants to the music festival, so we're really ex
Music in the mountains
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
"She was made possible through grants to the music festival, so we're really excited to have her," Jackman said. The Slambovian Circus of Dreams, another headliner, pioneered the art-folk/ Americana genre. The Ragbirds, described as "hook-laden pop... Read more
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Silver City Sun-News
Good and bad come out of scrimmage at Silver HighSILVER CITY >> There were some good things and some bad things that came out of
Good and bad come out of scrimmage at Silver High
Silver City Sun-News / Posted 9 days ago
SILVER CITY >> There were some good things and some bad things that came out of the scrimmage between Silver High and Lordsburg High on Wednesday night. The Colts looked pretty good with the starting offense and defense, but stalled out with others... Read more
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Silver City Sun-News
New year begins for Silver SchoolsSILVER CITY >> Silver Consolidated Schools are back in session, and so far this
New year begins for Silver Schools
Silver City Sun-News / Posted 10 days ago
SILVER CITY >> Silver Consolidated Schools are back in session, and so far this year, the enrollment is 2,876 students. The Silver Consolidated Schools Board of Education held its first meeting of the school year on Tuesday, and Superintendent Lon... Read more
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Silver City Sun-News
Fort Bayard history spans 149 yearsSANTA CLARA >> Fort Bayard has had a long, distinguished history, and the fort
Fort Bayard history spans 149 years
Silver City Sun-News / Posted 10 days ago
SANTA CLARA >> Fort Bayard has had a long, distinguished history, and the fort played a role in the taming of the Southwest. On Saturday, the Fort Bayard Historic Preservation society will celebrate the 149th anniversary of the founding of Fort... Read more
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Silver City Sun-News
Resolution reached on Silver City Museum treesSILVER CITY >> The Town of Silver City has reached an agreement with the Lloyds
Resolution reached on Silver City Museum trees
Silver City Sun-News / Posted 10 days ago
SILVER CITY >> The Town of Silver City has reached an agreement with the Lloyds, whose property is adjacent to the Silver City Museum, according to a news release issued on Wednesday. The agreement calls for the preservation of the large Silver... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Latina advocate once honored with Rosa Parks gets markerCreated: 08/20/2015 7:43 AM By: The Associated Press LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) -
Latina advocate once honored with Rosa Parks gets marker
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 10 days ago
Created: 08/20/2015 7:43 AM By: The Associated Press LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) - A Latina advocate, who was once honored with Rosa Parks, now has her own historical marker. New Mexico State University this week unveiled a marker for Maria Gutierrez... Read more
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Silver City Sun-News
New Mexico Girls Explore STEM CareersEighth grade girls from across New Mexico converged on the campus on New Mexico
New Mexico Girls Explore STEM Careers
Silver City Sun-News / Posted 10 days ago
Eighth grade girls from across New Mexico converged on the campus on New Mexico Highlands University in July for a one-week hands-on residential camp to explore their interest in science, math, engineering or technology (STEM) careers. Forty-eight... Read more
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Las Cruces Sun-News
FOG report: Las Cruces website in Top 5 for access to public information onlineALBUQUERQUE >> Las Cruces ranked in the Top 5 of municipal websites in th
FOG report: Las Cruces website in Top 5 for access to public information online
Las Cruces Sun-News / Posted 10 days ago
ALBUQUERQUE >> Las Cruces ranked in the Top 5 of municipal websites in the state in a report released Wednesday by the New Mexico Foundation for Open Government. The open government nonprofit group conducted an audit of city and county... Read more
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Valencia County News-Bulletin
A GIFT OF LIFE & LOVE: Tragic death turns into a life-saving transplant...............................................................................
A GIFT OF LIFE & LOVE: Tragic death turns into a life-saving transplant
Valencia County News-Bulletin / Posted 10 days ago
........................................................................................................................................................................................ Everyone loves a love story. Jonathan Madrid always wanted to... Read more
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Silver City Sun-News
Players to compete for roster spotsSILVER CITY >> Wednesday night's scrimmage with Silver and Lordsburg was one th
Players to compete for roster spots
Silver City Sun-News / Posted 10 days ago
SILVER CITY >> Wednesday night's scrimmage with Silver and Lordsburg was one that head coach Butch Branson was looking to see players compete for roster spots. The Fighting Colts have a lot of positions to fill on offense and the quarterback position... Read more
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Silver City Sun-News
Run for Copper County brings in the classicsSILVER CITY >> More than 150 cars were entered in Saturday's 24th annual "Run t
Run for Copper County brings in the classics
Silver City Sun-News / Posted 11 days ago
SILVER CITY >> More than 150 cars were entered in Saturday's 24th annual "Run to Copper Country" Car Show, held in Gough Park. The annual event features classic cars of all makes, models, shapes and colors and the car show is sponsored by the Copper... Read more
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Silver City Sun-News
Registration open for 'Walk For The Heroes'SILVER CITY >> The sixth annual James H. Pirtle Walk For The Heroes fundraiser
Registration open for 'Walk For The Heroes'
Silver City Sun-News / Posted 11 days ago
SILVER CITY >> The sixth annual James H. Pirtle Walk For The Heroes fundraiser will take place on Sept. 26 and registration is now open for walkers and bikers who would like to participate. The annual event raises funds for local military... Read more
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Silver City Sun-News
GOP chair sees opportunity in Grant CountySILVER CITY >> If the three members of the Grant County Board of County Commiss
GOP chair sees opportunity in Grant County
Silver City Sun-News / Posted 11 days ago
SILVER CITY >> If the three members of the Grant County Board of County Commissioners, all Democrats, decide to increase the board size to five members next week, local Republicans will be ready to seek those seats in 2016. Deborah Maestas,... Read more
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Las Cruces Sun-News
Southern New Mexico attractions promise spacey adventuresLAS CRUCES >> Welcome to space central. From early rocket launches by so
Southern New Mexico attractions promise spacey adventures
Las Cruces Sun-News / Posted 12 days ago
LAS CRUCES >> Welcome to space central. From early rocket launches by some of the world's greatest space pioneers to new frontiers of civilian space tourism, it's all been happening right here, in our territory, and we're still on the cutting... Read more
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Perth Now
’It’s the world’s best secret’The autumn landscape of Kluane Lake in the Yukon. Picture: iStock “A CHILD rec
’It’s the world’s best secret’
Perth Now / Posted 12 days ago
The autumn landscape of Kluane Lake in the Yukon. Picture: iStock “A CHILD recently asked me if dragons live down there,” says our pilot, Tom Bradley, pointing to the expanse below. The din from the propeller of our small vintage aircraft, a 1966... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Peak-spotting in Canada’s HimalayasThe autumn landscape of Kluane Lake in the Yukon. Picture: iStock “A CHILD rec
Peak-spotting in Canada’s Himalayas
Adelaide Now / Posted 12 days ago
The autumn landscape of Kluane Lake in the Yukon. Picture: iStock “A CHILD recently asked me if dragons live down there,” says our pilot, Tom Bradley, pointing to the expanse below. The din from the propeller of our small vintage aircraft, a 1966... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Peak-spotting in Canada’s HimalayasAn aerial flight reveals the magical mountains, the Canadian Himalayas, of Yuko
Peak-spotting in Canada’s Himalayas
Daily Telegraph / Posted 12 days ago
An aerial flight reveals the magical mountains, the Canadian Himalayas, of Yukon’s Kluane National Park | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on QuestNews website SearchUse keywords to search content on QuestNews website The autumn... Read more
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Perth Now
Peak-spotting in Canada’s HimalayasThe autumn landscape of Kluane Lake in the Yukon. Picture: iStock “A CHILD rec
Peak-spotting in Canada’s Himalayas
Perth Now / Posted 12 days ago
The autumn landscape of Kluane Lake in the Yukon. Picture: iStock “A CHILD recently asked me if dragons live down there,” says our pilot, Tom Bradley, pointing to the expanse below. The din from the propeller of our small vintage aircraft, a 1966... Read more
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Silver City Sun-News
New pool, WNMU gym complex to open in SeptemberSILVER CITY >> Western New Mexico University is offering people an opportunity
New pool, WNMU gym complex to open in September
Silver City Sun-News / Posted 12 days ago
SILVER CITY >> Western New Mexico University is offering people an opportunity to exercise not only their minds, but their bodies, as well. As part of the school's ongoing campus improvement campaign, a new Olympic-size swimming pool is scheduled to... Read more
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Silver City Sun-News
Shepard gives 'State of the University' addressSILVER CITY >> There was a full house at the Little Toad Creek Brewery & Distil
Shepard gives 'State of the University' address
Silver City Sun-News / Posted 12 days ago
SILVER CITY >> There was a full house at the Little Toad Creek Brewery & Distillery Friday night in downtown Silver City when Dr. Joseph Shepard, President of Western New Mexico University, stepped up on a low stage in one corner of a dimly-lit... Read more
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Silver City Sun-News
Sunday storm downed power lines, treesSILVER CITY >> A sudden thunderstorm on Sunday afternoon knocked out power for
Sunday storm downed power lines, trees
Silver City Sun-News / Posted 12 days ago
SILVER CITY >> A sudden thunderstorm on Sunday afternoon knocked out power for Albertson's and Walmart and left branches and debris scattered across the streets of Silver City. The brief storm was accompanied by high winds that gusted up to 60 mph,... Read more
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KBOI-TV Boise
283,000-acre Soda Fire now 70 percent contained HOMEDALE, Idaho (KBOI) -- The nation's largest active burning fire is now 70
283,000-acre Soda Fire now 70 percent contained
KBOI-TV Boise / Posted 13 days ago
HOMEDALE, Idaho (KBOI) -- The nation's largest active burning fire is now 70 percent contained. Fire crews said Monday morning that cooler temperatures and more favorable conditions have helped... Read more
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Silver City Sun-News
Bash on BroadwayFor the fifth consecutive year, Western New Mexico University will team up with
Bash on Broadway
Silver City Sun-News / Posted 13 days ago
For the fifth consecutive year, Western New Mexico University will team up with the Silver City MainStreet Project to host theÊÊon Saturday. WNMU President Joseph Shepard will deliver a State of the University Address at 5:30 p.m.... Read more
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