Officials brief Quay County on grants

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By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun New Mexico Secretary of Taxation and Revenue Rick Homans spoke to about 50 Quay County residents on Wednesday, providing an overview of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act in New Mexico. He also introduced several members of the New Mexico Recovery and Reinvestment Competitive Grant Advisory Team. “We are […]

Governor seeks project ideas for stimulus funds

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Chelle Delaney By the time Gov. Bill Richardson left Tucumcari on Friday, he had a multi-million-dollar wish list from local government and elected officials. Richardson was here on a listening tour to hear what projects city and county leaders hoped to receive funding for from the federal stimulus package, the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act. […]

One-time payment set for veterans

By QCS Staff U.S. Senators Jeff Bingaman and Tom Udall announced Tuesday that New Mexico will benefit from over $4 million through the Veterans Administration as a part of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, according to a press release. The recovery funding will be used at the Raymond G. Murphy VA Medical Center in […]

12-27-2008: Calendar

December 2008 Monday: 6 p.m., regular meeting, Recreation Board, Youth Recreation Center, 900 E. Laughlin Ave.Mondays ongoing: 7 p.m., VFW Post # 2528 Bingo, 105 E. Main St., Tucumcari. Call 461-3061.Mondays ongoing: 7 p.m., regular meeting, AA Unity Group, 1424 S. Sixth St. Mondays ongoing: 7 p.m., Celebrate Victory (Recovery Modes), Faith-based AA and NA, […]

Jan. 8: Day to apply for candidacy, members sought for gray wolf committee

Jan. 8 is date to file to run for City Commission The city of Tucumcari will be taking declarations of candidacy for City Commission districts 1, 2, 3 and 4 on Jan. 8. Persons interested in running for the City Commission must obtain a certified copy of their current “Affidavit of Voter Registration” on file […]

1/21 Editorial

Another year, another stab at re-writing the Endangered Species Act. Last year, the House of Representatives actually managed to pass a bill containing some promising provisions, including one requiring that compensation be paid to people whose property values are diminished by a federal listing. Now the action moves to the U.S. Senate — the graveyard […]