I-40 eastbound back open after accident

QCS staff A single semi-tractor trailer accident three miles east of Santa Rosa stopped traffic on eastbound I-40 from Santa Rosa to Tucumcari for over an hour and sent the driver to the hospital according to the New Mexico State Police dispatch. New Mexico Department of Transportation crews salted and sanded I-40 before reopening it […]

City could benefit from curfews

Am I alone in thinking we need a curfew in this town? I woke up recently to find my mail box smashed flat. Just one of many around town, I guess. This latest wave of destruction is part of a problem that has been going on in Tucumcari for many years. I had visitors from […]

06-03-09: 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. FridaylAt 8:56 a.m., a male reported a customer at a gas station on east Tucumcari turned in a wallet he found on gas pumps.l At 3:16 p.m., an […]

05-30-09: 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. Tuesdayl At 7:38 a.m., a male reported a skunk in a trap on east Evans Avenue. l At 8:53 a.m., a female reported vandalism to a building on […]

05-09-09: 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. Tuesdayl At 5:36 a.m., an anonymous caller on east Hwy

05-02-09: 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.Tuesdayl At 2:25 a.m., a female reported a TV in front of the office at a motel on east Tucumcari Boulevard and she doesn’t know what happened.l At 1:25 […]

Tucumcari, San Jon to split $1 million in federal grants

Thomas Garcia Several Eastern New Mexico communities recently received a portion of $5 million in federal Community Development Block Grant funds, said an Eastern Plains Council of Government official. “It was a good day,” said Gregg Williams, director of Economic Development, EPCOG. “A total of 10 communities in eastern New Mexico received these funds for […]

04-11-09: Calendar

Sunday: 6:30 a.m., Easter Sunrise services at the Three Crosses, East Route 66Sundays ongoing: 2:30 p.m., American Legion Auxiliary Bingo, Bingo Hall, 100 S. Eighth Street, Logan. Monday: 9 a.m., regular meeting, Quay County Commission, Commission Chambers, Quay County Courthouse, 300 S. Third St., 461-2112.Monday: 11:30 a.m., monthly meeting of NARFE, National Active and Retired […]

04-04-09: 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. Tuesdayl At 12:22 p.m., a female reported an attempted break-in at her business on south Seventh Street. The outside pane in one window was broken and there was […]

Bookmobile Schedule

The following is the Rural Bookmobile East schedule for Quay County: Monday