Year in Review: July, 2006

Here are the highlights of the second half of 2006, as reported in the Quay County Sun. July 1: Almost half of the floating Ute Lake Marina’s slips are covered. The Marina also has gas pumps and a convenience store. The grand opening coincides with the 4th of July weekend. July 1: At 4-7 p.m […]

Ute Lake Marina opens in style for Fourth

By Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun For some there was no better way to start the Fourth of July weekend than with free hot dogs and a new marina. That’s what about 200 guests and civic and governmental officials had to say at Friday’s noon-time grand opening of the Ute Lake Marina in Logan. “It’s […]

Parks officials close Ute Lake Marina

William Thompson The Ute Lake Marina, in service since 1980, was recently closed down by New Mexico State Parks officials due to safety concerns and contractual violations on the part of the marina’s owners, according to a parks department press release. Sid and Beverly Smith were the owners of the marina since October 2003. The […]