Letter to Editor: Veterans medical services could use more staff

Veterans need to tell legislators that medical services need more staff

Landowners sought for USDA habitat program

By QCS Staff New Mexico landowners with property that will benefit from wildlife habitat improvements are being encouraged by USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) to visit NRCS’s Tucumcari Field Office, according to a press release. The agency is beginning the process of signing up interested landowners in anticipation of future funding.

Visit binds old ties

By Lynn Moncus Not long ago, we visited a little about Cousin Tink and the great times we had as kids. Because she is now living in Phoenix for a while, we decided we needed to see each other so this woman from lma flew out to visit the girl from Nara Visa. Her son […]

06-14-08: Police Blotter

The following is a sample of calls received during the last few days by the central dispatch office for Quay County, based at the Tucumcari Police Department.

06-14-08 Around Town

Baby born…Jason and Theresa Lafferty of Tucumcari are the parents of an 8 lb., 3 oz. baby boy who was born on May 5 in Amarillo, Texas, at St. Anthony’s Hospital. Named Logan Jason Wilbur Lafferty, he has one sister, July, who is 19 months old. His grandparents are Ted and Rose Chavez, Ed and […]

Xcel seeking rate increase in Texas

Freedom New Mexico Xcel Energy is requesting a 5.9 percent base rate increase in Texas to offset increasing infrastructure costs. Xcel filed a proposal of a base rate increase with the Public Utility Commission of Texas and area municipalities served by the company, according to Wes Reeves of Xcel Energy. He said Xcel also included […]

Ute pipeline passes committee

Freedom New Mexico

06-14-08Community Notes

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By QCS Staff Young readers caught the reading bug on Thursday with storyteller Judy Pancoast. The program kicked off the Tucumcari Public Library’s summer reading program. Pancoast led the children in song and dance moves as they covered some of the children’s well known book series from Curious George to Goosebumps. So far, 190 children […]

Big wheels keep on turning for thrill seekers at rally

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Robert Ciolli

Sands Dorsey’s fate edging closer to demolition

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Chelle Delaney A forensic engineer pointed out serious flaws in the