Calendar — March 2

Thursday City Commission work session at 9 a.m., City Hall Friday Lodger’s Tax Advisory Board at 10 a.m., City Hall March 10 City Commission work session at 5 p.m., City Hall City Commission at 6 p.m., City Hall March 14 Quay County Commission at 9 a.m., Quay County Courthouse Economic Development Corp. at 5:15 p.m., […]

Community calendar — Jan. 26

Thursday Housing Authority Board at 5 p.m., City Hall City Commission at 6 p.m., City Hall Friday City Finance Board at 10 a.m., City Hall Monday Drawing for Super Bowl tickets at 5 p.m., Brian Urlacher Cross Country Autoplex Tuesday Senior Advisory Board at 9 a.m., Senior Center Feb. 4 Lodger’s Tax Advisory Board at […]

Bill Curry becomes new Quay County Commission chairman

Thomas Garcia Installation of a new commissioner, commission chair and county treasurer were a few of the items addressed by Quay County commissioners on Monday.Brad Bryant’s first day as district 3 commissioner began with the approval of the agenda and selection of Bill Curry as the newest commission chair.“I thought it went smooth,” Bryant said. […]

Community calendar — Dec. 8

Thursday Eastern New Mexico Feral Hog Symposium at 9 a.m., Tucumcari Convention Center. City Commission Work Session at 5 p.m., City Hall. City Commission at 6 p.m., City Hall. Friday Quay County Pecan Treasures Food Show at 8 a.m., Quay County Extension Service.

Panel rejects Raton racino deal

Charles D. Brunt After an often heated exchange with an attorney representing the stalled racino in Raton, the New Mexico Racing Commission unanimously rejected a proposal Thursday that supporters said would have put La Mesa Racetrack and Casino back on track. Albuquerque attorney Sam Bregman, representing Canadian investor and racino President Michael Moldenhauer, told commissioners […]

Commission discusses credit cards, demolition

Russell Anglin Besides a lengthy discussion of city rules pertaining to the decoration and maintenance of Tucumcari Memorial Cemetery Park, Tucumcari city commissioners addressed multiple issues at their city hall meeting Thursday. In his report to the commission, city finance director Dennis Dysart said credit card payments cost the city $12,000 yearly in processing fees. […]

Cemetery conditions concern residents

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Russell Anglin The prayer garden at the west side of Tucumcari Memorial Park Cemetery was busy Wednesday morning with five visitors seeking out the gravestones of loved ones between 11 a.m. and noon. Betty Cooper-Coslett, a lifelong Quay County resident whose first husband is buried in the garden, said she was unhappy with what she […]

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Community calendar — Oct. 6

Thursday City Commission work session at 5 p.m., City Hall City Commission at 6 p.m., City Hall. Monday Economic Development Corp. at 5:15 p.m., EDC. Oct. 15 Library Advisory Board at noon, Tucumcari Public Library. Oct .28 Housing Authority Board at 5 p.m., City Hall. City Commission at 6 p.m., City Hall. Oct. 22 City […]

Community calendar — Sept. 15

Thursday Housing Authority Board at 5 p.m., City Hall. City Commission at 6 p.m., City Hall. Friday-Saturday Mesalands Community College Rodeo, Quay County Rodeo Arena. Friday City Finance Board at 10 a.m., City Hall. Lodger’s Tax Advisory Board at 10 a.m., City Hall. Monday Library Advisory Board at noon, Tucumcari Public Library. Sept. 27 Quay […]