Candidates log thousands of miles on road to state office

By Kevin Wilson: Freedom New Mexico Since Roosevelt County rancher Matt Rush filed for the state land office race, he’s logged 30,000 miles on his truck, with only one trip to Lubbock and the rest across New Mexico. “My one piece of advice to anyone who’s considering running for a statewide office,” Rush said, while […]

Certified candidates announced for March election

Freedom New Mexico The following have been certified as candidates for the regular municipal election on March 2.

School board candidates participate in forum

Thomas Garcia Four of the six candidates seeking election to the Tucumcari School Board

Candidates file for school board elections in Quay County

By QCS Staff Thirteen candidates have filed to run for school board positions in

Democrats take stage in forum

By Chelle Delaney: QCS Associate Editor Five of the six Democratic candidates running for U.S. Rep. Tom Udall’s seat made a pitch for votes at a Quay County Democratic candidate forum Tuesday night.Democrats running for national, state and county offices spoke to a crowd of about 75 Tuesday night at the Tucumcari Convention Center.A representative […]

Community Notes: Gayle to sing at Methodist Church, Schultz to talk at Presbyterian, Udall seeks student artwork

April 1: Deadine for candidates to withdrawCandidates for the Primary Election are reminded that April 1 is the last day to withdraw their candidacy from the June 4, Primary Election. Gayle set to sing at Methodist ChurchFour-time female vocalist of the year and 2007 female vocalist of the decade, Suzy Gayle, will present a concert […]

County, state candidates file

By QCS Staff In the local county races,

Filing dates set for Quay County candidates

By QCS Staff The following are the guidelines and fees for running for Quay County political offices, according to the Quay County Clerk. l Candidates for County Commissioner Districts 1 and 2 – (4 yr term); Quay County Treasurer ( 4 yr term); Quay County Clerk – (4 yr term) must file their Declarations of […]

Candidate vies for congressional seat

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By Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun Ben R. Lujan, chairman of the New Mexico Public Regulation Commission, hosted a luncheon Friday to garner support for his bid for the District 3 U.S. representative seat. As a member of the Commission, Lujan said he has held corporations to their promises, and protected New Mexico consumers. In […]

Jan. 8: Date for candidates to declare

By Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun By Chelle Delaney Quay County Sun Jan. 8 is the date for citizens to declare their candidacy for positions in four municipalities in Quay County. Candidates must live in their districts and must have a certified copy of their voter registrations from the Quay County clerk, said Quay County […]