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Calendar - Sept. 16

Note: Events subject to change due to the COVID-19 pandemic. • Sept. 26 — Altrusa International COVID Cash Drawing. This year’s reverse raffle will be conducted via a Facebook live event....

 

Public health order establishes polling restrictions

New Mexico Secretary of Health Kathy Kunkel has issued a public health order establishing social distancing restrictions for polling places during the fall election season. “Election facilities...

 

State announces child care copayments to be waived

The New Mexico Early Childhood Education and Care Department announced last week that parent copayments for the Child Care Assistance program will be waived for the months of September and October....

 
 By Ron Warnick    News    September 16, 2020

More COVID-19 cases reported in Logan area

Three more confirmed cases of coronavirus were reported Friday in the Logan ZIP code by the New Mexico Department of Health. With that, Logan has exceeded the number of cases (33) since the pandemic...

 
 By Ron Warnick    News    September 16, 2020

Tax board discusses using money for billboards

Flush with nearly $40,000 of money unused from the previous fiscal year or unspent from festivals canceled because of COVID-19, the Tucumcari Lodgers Tax Advisory Board used much of its meeting...

 
 By Lily Martin    News    September 16, 2020

Piece of railroad history erased in Melrose

One of Melrose's longest-standing buildings is no more. The Melrose train depot was demolished Sept. 9. The building, constructed in 1907, was owned...

 

Altrusa awards scholarships

The scholarship committee of Altrusa International of Tucumcari Inc. recently announced it has awarded $500 scholarships to several area students. The scholarship allows each student to apply it to...

 

Police blotter - Sept. 16

These calls were made to the Tucumcari-Quay Regional Emergency Communications Center from Sept. 7 to Sept. 13: Monday • 1:03 a.m.: Disturbance in 200 block of South U.S. 54, Logan. • 1:19 a.m.: Do... Full story

 

Jail log - Sept. 16

These individuals were booked into the Quay County Detention Center from Sept. 7 to Sept. 13: • Randolph Charles Morgan, 55, Phoenix, shoplifting ($100 or less). • Ana Romero, 37, Clovis, felony...

 
 By Staff report    News    September 9, 2020

Tucumcari man charged in Friday homicide

A Tucumcari man was charged with first-degree murder after being accused of fatally shooting another resident in the head at a home Friday. Dead was...

 
 By Staff report    News    September 9, 2020

Three more COVID-19 cases reported in Logan

Three more confirmed cases of coronavirus were reported Friday in the Logan ZIP code by the New Mexico Department of Health. With that, Logan has exceeded the number of cases (33) since the pandemic...

 
 By Staff report    News    September 9, 2020

New COVID-19 case reported Thursday in county

The New Mexico Department of Health on Thursday confirmed a new case of coronavirus in Quay County — the third day in a row one was reported. The latest case was a male age 10 to 19, according to...

 
 By Staff report    News    September 9, 2020

New coronavirus case reported in Logan

The New Mexico Department of Health on Wednesday confirmed a new case of corornavirus in the Logan ZIP code. The latest case was a woman age 20 to 29, according to the agency's website. That brought...

 
 By Ron Warnick    News    September 9, 2020

Zia Club officer confident in license

One of the officers of the Tucumcari Zia Club that's applied for a liquor license for the former Cooper's Cleaners building expressed confidence the...

 
 By Ron Warnick    News    September 9, 2020

County misses on coronavirus benchmarks

Additional elementary students in Quay County didn’t begin classes after Labor Day as previously anticipated because it didn’t meet the state criteria for school reopenings. And Tucumcari Public... Full story

 
 By Ron Warnick    News    September 9, 2020

Beetles helping with tree infestation

Tucumcari Lake this summer is experiencing what could be described as a good insect infestation - especially when notorious saltcedar trees are... Full story

 

Calendar - Sept. 9

Note: Events subject to change due to the COVID-19 pandemic. • Sept. 26 — Altrusa International COVID Cash Drawing. This year’s reverse raffle will be conducted via a Facebook live event....

 

Menus - Sept. 9

The Tucumcari Senior Center and Logan Senior Center remain closed to the public indefinitely but will deliver meals to those who qualify. Those interested in meal deliveries should call the Tucumcari...

 

Pages past - Sept. 9

On this date ... 1970: Two children died after their bicycle was struck by a car, and a Tucumcari man was shot and wounded by police after they tried to question him about the accident. A 9-year-old...

 
 By Staff report    News    September 9, 2020

Texas truck driver cited

A Texas truck driver was cited for violating the state’s public health act last week at the San Jon Port of Entry after being accused of refusing to wear a mask and throwing his driver’s license...

 

Police blotter - Sept. 9

These calls were made to the Tucumcari-Quay County Regional Emergency Communications Center from Aug. 31 to Sept. 6: Monday • 9:18 a.m.: Property damage in 700 block of West Sunset Avenue,...

 
 By Staff report    News    September 9, 2020

Quay sees 2 more confirmed cases

Quay County saw a confirmed case of coronavirus Thursday in Logan and Friday in San Jon, according to the New Mexico Department of Health. The latest victims were age 30 to 39 and 50 to 59, according... Full story

 
 By Staff report    News    September 9, 2020

Revised health order relaxes some quarantine requirements

A revised public health order, issued Thursday by Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham that went into effect Friday, relaxed some of the requirements for a 14-day quarantine when traveling to New Mexico from...

 
 By Staff report    News    September 9, 2020

County to receive more than $520,000 in relief money

Quay County is receiving more than $520,000 and the city of Tucumcari more than $40,000 in federal coronavirus relief money. Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham’s office on Sept. 1 announced a total of...

 
 By Staff report    News    September 9, 2020

Police investigating Thursday shooting

Tucumcari Police are investigating after a man was shot but not seriously injured during an apparent spat early Thursday. Deputy Chief Peter Rivera said the victim was not cooperating with law...

 

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