Udall staff holding office hours

QCS staff A staff member for U.S. Senator Tom Udall, D-N.M., will be holding ‘Udall Serving YoU’ office hours Thursday and Friday across the 3rd Congressional District for area residents who require help with a federal agency. Staff will be available 4 p.m.-5 p.m. Thursday at the Tucumcari City Hall chambers, 215 E. Center St. […]

Portales says yes to Sunday alcohol sales

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Alisa Boswell Portales voters approved Sunday restaurant alcohol sales by a narrow margin in a referendum Tuesday. The final total was 311-278 for allowing sales of alcohol on Sunday at local restaurants. Election officials described the flow of voters as steady most of the day, but only a fraction of the city’s 6,007 registered voters […]

Logan schools locked down

QCS Staff Police said Logan school was locked down almost two hours Wednesday after a teacher took a starter pistol from a student. “The gun was a starter pistol which shoots blanks,” said Logan Police Chief Bob Gore. Gore said a teacher noticed a student in the hallway with the pistol. “The teacher took the […]

Tucumcari restaurant owners win award

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Thomas Garcia Less than 24 hours after winning “Restaurateur of the Year” at the New Mexico Restaurant Association annual Hospitality Industry Awards in Albuquerque, Yvette Peacock and Yvonne Braziel were back at work doing exactly what earned them such a high honor. “The red carpet treatment stopped the minute we got back in to town,” […]

School cancellations

Tucumcari schools have cancelled Wednesday classes.

Press release: Mesalands reports enrollment increase

Kimberly Hanna Spring 2011 enrollment numbers have been calculated at Mesalands Community College and the results show another increase in enrollment. The third Friday census required by the State of New Mexico shows an increase in credit hours by 3.1 percent over last spring semester, and a slight decrease in headcount. However, Mesalands reports a […]

Lujan to hold office hours

U.S. Rep. Ben Ray Luj

Rep Lujan to hold office hours

Freedom New Mexico Rep. Ben Ray Luj

Weather delays area schools

Inclement weather has delayed the start of school on Tuesday in the following districts: * Tucumcari schools are delayed two hours. * Logan schools are delayed two hours. * San Jon schools are delayed two hours. *

New Year’s Day closures

Post offices: All will have regular business hours on Thursday and be closed Friday. Quay County courts District: Half day Thursday, closed Friday. Magistrate: Half day Thursday, closed Friday. Clerk’s office: Regular hours Thursday, closed Friday. District Attorneys: Half day Thursday , closed Friday. Banks Wells Fargo: Closed Friday Citizens Bank: Close at 2:30 p.m. […]