Some ranchers at odds with state over antelope roundup


Thomas Garcia Some area ranchers are at odds with the recent herding and exporting of prong horned antelope from Quay County by the New Mexico Department of Game and Fish. Starting on Feb. 26 the DGF set up traps in Quay County to capture and move 161 antelope to the Santa Ana Pueblo near Albuquerque […]

No fast changes for antelope hunt plan in sight


Thomas Garcia The New Mexico Department of Game and Fish will recommend a one-year extension for the proposed changes to the Antelope Private Land Use System (A-PLUS). The department will meet with the State Game Commission at 9 a.m. Thursday at Deming, where it will make its recommendation. Comments on the proposed changes were collected […]

State planning to change antelope hunting regs


By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun Quay County landowners voiced concerns about proposed antelope hunting regulations and how they would affect their safety and access to hunting areas. Fifteen Quay County landowners attended a meeting Wednesday in Logan about the Antelope Private Land Use System (A-PLUS), for the 2009-2011 hunting seasons. The possible changes were […]

Game and Fish to hold meeting in Logan on antelope

By QCS Staff The state’s Department of Game and Fish will conduct one of its A-PLUS Northeast Area meetings at 6 p.m. Wednesday, at the Logan Civic Center, 901 Martinez St., Logan, according to a press release. The meeting is to gather information and comments from landowners and the public about proposed changes to the […]