30 May 2012

Biggest on record


By JIM OWEN Daily Press Staff The Whitewater- Baldy Complex has become the largest wildfire in New Mexico history. About 170,272 acr...
24 May 2012

Wildfires merge; voluntary evacuations set in Mogollon


By JIM OWEN Daily Press Staff A pair of lightning- caused wildfires northwest of Silver City merged Wednesday afternoon, increasing the are...
17 May 2012

Mentally ill inmates sue to get out of segregation


DENVER (AP) — Troy Anderson is a mentally ill inmate in isolation at the Colorado State Penitentiary, deemed for more than a decade too dan...
 
16 May 2012

Jury finds Astorga guilty of aggravated circumstances in murder case


SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — A Santa Fe jury decided Tuesday that a man convicted of killing a Bernalillo County Sheriff’s deputy is guilty of ...
11 April 2012

Ranchers urged to prepare plans for wildfires


By JIM OWEN Daily Press Staff Wildfi res can be extremely costly for ranchers, even if the flames do not reach buildings. Because of th...

SCPD releases fi rst- quarter crime statistics


The Silver City Police Department has released crime statistics comparing the first quarter of 2012 with the same period in 2011. Calls com...
 

 CHECKING IT OUT Frank Torrez and Debra Rodriguez…


 CHECKING IT OUT Frank Torrez and Debra Rodriguez, occupational therapy assistant program students, investigate what products are available from Brit...

Health fair hosted by students at WNMU


Students in the occupational therapy assistant program at Western New Mexico University held their annual health fair Tuesday, April 10, at the...
09 April 2012

 SEASON UNDER WAY The Silver City Ladies Golf Association season is under way…


 SEASON UNDER WAY The Silver City Ladies Golf Association season is under way. Above, B.J.Matthews and June Decker get ready to tee off on the first ...
 

Wolf program loses partner in recovery effort


ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — For the third time in recent weeks, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has had one of its partners abandon an agreem...