Candidate filings

The following candidates filed Tuesday for the March 6 election, according to City Clerk Christine Dougherty. District 1: Antonio J. Apodaca: incumbent Dora Salinas-McTigue District 2: Jimmy R. Sandoval: incumbent Howard D. Littell Agnes T. Arellano Amy J. Guiterrez District 3 James L. Witcher: incumbent George Aragon Daniel Lopez Philip M. Preciado withdrew his candidacy [...]

Mesalands wind energy program among award finalists

Special to the Quay County Sun The North American Wind Research and Training Center at Mesalands Community College was a finalist for the NAIOP 2011 Awards of Excellence. The New Mexico Chapter of the NAIOP annually recognizes excellence in commercial real estate from around the state in various categories. The new wind center was a [...]

Mesalands wind energy program among award finalists

The North American Wind Research and Training Center at Mesalands Community College was a finalist for the NAIOP 2011 Awards of Excellence. The New Mexico Chapter of the NAIOP annually recognizes excellence in commercial real estate from around the state in various categories. The new wind center was a finalist in the education post secondary [...]

Courteous driver may have learned hard lesson

I was in Albuquerque recently and, while getting onto I-25 during the afternoon rush hour, a car slowed down to the speed limit allowing me to merge, as courteous drivers should do. After I got nestled into an inner lane, the car passed me and I noticed that its rear-end was crunched. While the possibilities [...]

Courteous driver may have learned hard lesson

I was in Albuquerque recently and, while getting onto I-25 during the afternoon rush hour, a car slowed down to the speed limit allowing me to merge, as courteous drivers should do. After I got nestled into an inner lane, the car passed me and I noticed that its rear-end was crunched. While the possibilities [...]

Police blotter —

The following is a sampling of calls received by the central dispatch office for Quay County, based at the Tucumcari Police Department:

Police blotter – Jan. 11

The following is a sampling of calls received by the central dispatch office for Quay County, based at the Tucumcari Police Department: Friday At 7:31 a.m., a woman reported shots fired on the 1500 block of South Jackson Street. At 12:01 p.m., a woman reported an unwanted man at a residence on the 1500 block [...]

More than 120 Logan residents help recreate historic picture

More than 120 residents of Logan gathered to recreate a photo taken 100 years earlier. The residents of Logan poses for a photo on Jan. 6, 1912, the day President William Howard Taft signed a proclamation declaring New Mexico's statehood. Logan's residents gathered to commemorate the state's centennial celebration by recreating a historic photo. The [...]

Region expecting 1-3 inches of snow

Freedom New Mexico Eastern New Mexico can expect 1 to 3 inches of snow by Monday evening, the National Weather Service is reporting.

Region expecting 1-3 inches of snow

Eastern New Mexico can expect 1 to 3 inches of snow by Monday evening, the National Weather Service is reporting. A winter weather advisory, in effect from 6 p.m. today until 6 p.m. Monday, has been issued for Curry, De Baca, Quay and Roosevelt counties. NWS reports snow will begin this afternoon, intensify tonight, then [...]