Letter to the editor: Most Pipeline jobs only temporary

The Jan. 25 editorial about the Trans-Canada pipeline headlined “Pipeline denial cost thousands of U.S. jobs” uses the conservative mantra — facts be damned to defend the status quo. The editorial states with today’s technology leaks are unlikely; that should make the Gulf Coast residents feel better. Professor John Stansbury, University of Nebraska, said that [...]

Police blotter — Jan. 25

The following is a sampling of calls received by the central dispatch office for Quay County, based at the Tucumcari Police Department. Friday • At 8:18 a.m., a man reported a shoplifter at a retail store on the 200 block of West Route 66. A man was arrested and taken to the Quay County Detention [...]

Legislative tidbits — Jan. 18

Days remaining in session: 29

Community briefs — Jan. 18

Youth soccer registration open Tucumcari Youth Soccer League’s Spring registration is running now through Jan. 31. Cost is $25 per child ages 4 to 13, you can pick up registration forms at Tucumcari Recreation Center, Tucumcari Elementary and Radio Shack. Return the forms and money to Radio Shack.

On the shelves — Jan. 18

The following books are available from the Tucumcari Public Library. For information call 461-0295. Fiction “Kill Alex Cross,” by James Patterson. Alex Cross investigates when the president’s children are kidnapped, but the FBI and CIA stand in his way. “Red Mist,” by Patricia Cornwell. The chief medical examiner Kay Scarpetta investigates a string of killings [...]

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Payne [image #1, align=left, size=medium] Please join Irene Payne, her family and friends to celebrate her 80th Birthday Jan. 15 at 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the Logan United Methodist Church 103 S 2nd St. No gifts please, just your presence is requested. No local invitations will be sent. —Submitted by Colette Lawrence It’s [...]

School menus —

The following are the menus for schools in Quay County:

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The following is a sampling of calls received by the central dispatch office for Quay County, based at the Tucumcari Police Department:

Senior menus — Jan. 4

The following are the lunch menus for Jan. 5 – Jan. 11 for the Tucumcari Senior Center. Thursday Meatballs, wild rice, carrots and peppers, breadstick, fruit yogurt. Friday Chili relleno with cheese, tossed salad with dressing, pinto beans, crackers, fruit. Monday Pepper steak, steamed rice, sliced tomato, whole wheat bread with margarine, peach yogurt, lemon [...]

School menus — Jan. 4

The following are the menus for schools in Quay County.