Rare dinosaur hip bone found in Quay County

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By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun Recent studies of a fossil collected last June in Quay County, indicate that it’s a hip bone of Triassic dinosaur that is not commonly found in this area of the southwest , said Axel Hungerbuehler, Mesalands Community College’s Dinosaur Museum curator. “Very rare to find bones of a early […]

Snow rollers appearance is rare

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By Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun On Sunday morning, they were all over several sections of Tucumcari. Women likened them to jellyrolls, or rolls of batting. Men described them as looking like logs or cylinders. “They look like a roll of insulation,” except they are snow, said Charlie Liles, chief meteorologist at the National Weather […]

Historical Institute to see rare zebra

TV Hagenah The President of the Tucumcari Historical Institute, Duane Moore announced earlier this week that the institute will be traveling to the New Mexico Zebra Ranch between Roy and Wagon Mound on Friday, June 11. “In the past we have traveled there on Saturday, but the ranch has changed its policy and they no […]