Fishing report — Dec. 15

This fishing report, provided by the Department of Game and Fish and thefishphone.com, has been generated from the best information availablefrom area officers, anglers, guides and local businesses. Conditions may vary as stream, lake and weather conditions alter fish and angler activities. Conchas Lake – Fishing is reported as slow with very little pressure. No […]

Fishing report — Dec. 1

This fishing report, provided by the Department of Game and Fish and thefishphone.com, has been generated from the best information available from area officers, anglers, guides and local businesses. Conditions may vary as stream, lake and weather conditions alter fish and angler activities.Coyote Creek — The water is low and fishing is slow with no […]

MainStreet depot project on track

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QCSun staff Tucumcari MainStreet program director Mark Lake said his organization’s Tucumcari Train Depot revitalization project is on schedule and should be on track to use all of its $1.4 million in state funding by June 2011. MainStreet is currently awaiting bids from contractors to restore the building’s 47 windows and 17 doors to their […]

Fishing report — Oct. 27

The fishing report from New Mexico Wildlife Department is generated by officers and anglers. Area lake reports Conchas Lake —Fishing is improving as temperatures cool down. White bass fishing is fair. All methods are working with a few big fish reported. Catfish fishing is good with chicken liver. A few small walleye and a few […]

County commissioners suspend Ute Lake Ranch subdivision plat

Thomas Garcia Quay County commissioners approved the development of one Ute Lake subdivision while halting another Tuesday. Following the recommendation of Quay County Manager Richard Primrose the commission suspended Ute Lake Ranch’s subdivision plat. “The suspension can be lifted at any time,” said commission chair Franklin McCasland. “The developers must first meet the requirements set […]

Fishing report — Oct. 6

The fishing report from New Mexico Wildlife Department is generated by officers and anglers. Are lake reports Sumner Lake: Winter trout waters, stilling basin – Pressure has been light and fishing is slow for all species.

Press Release: Free golf for county residents

UTE LAKE, New Mexico — If playing a Nicklaus Design championship golf course along the 8,400-acre Ute Lake wasn’t enough, Quay County residents can now play the extraordinary lakefront course at 12 Shores at Ute Lake absolutely free during the month of September as an end-of-summer “thank you” to the local market that has supported […]

Local officials hope for, expect extension of water fees

Thomas Garcia Continuing reservation fees for Ute Lake water rights is an issue which affects the 12 entities in the Ute Reservoir Water Commission, said Eastern New Mexico Rural Water Authority Project Manager Scott Verhines.

Amarillo man’s death is the second this summer at Ute Lake

QCS Staff An Amarillo man died following a boating accident at Ute Lake State Park in Logan, state park officials confirmed on Wednesday.

Fishing report — Aug. 25

The fishing report from New Mexico Wildlife Department is generated by officers and anglers. Area lake reports: • Clayton Lake: There has been light pressure and fishing is slow. A few channel catfish have been caught on night crawlers. Look for fishing to pick up in the next few weeks. • Conchas Lake: The water […]