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Menus - July 14

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 - July 14

On this date ... 1971: Telephone workers nationwide, including CWA representatives in Tucumcari with the Bell Telephone System, were striking for better retirement benefits, wages and working...

 
 By Steve Hansen    News    July 14, 2021

Lake levels rising across central eastern NM

CLOVIS — Lakes in central eastern New Mexico have been looking less thirsty as the region has enjoyed a reawakening of the monsoon season. The level rise at Conchas Lake, about 30 miles northwest of...

 
 By Staff report    News    July 14, 2021

Community Narcan training set for July 19

The Quay County Health Council next week is offering free training on how to use Narcan to revive those who have overdosed on opioids. The council is offering the training at 3 p.m. July 19 at the...

 
 By Staff report    News    July 14, 2021

Ranch selected for award semifinals

A Quay County ranch has been selected as a semifinalist for the 2021 New Mexico Leopold Conservation Award. Given in honor of conservationist Aldo Leo...

 
 By Staff report    News    July 14, 2021

New cases reported in Quay County on Thursday

Quay County on Thursday experienced its first confirmed cases of coronavirus in more than two weeks, with two in the San Jon ZIP code. No cases were reported in the county on Friday. The county's...

 
 By Staff report    News    July 14, 2021

Extension service announces project aimed at ag women

The New Mexico State University Cooperative Extension in Quay County will bring a risk management and empowerment program for women in agriculture starting in January. Farm and ranch women are generat...

 

Jail log - July 14

These individuals were booked into the Quay County Detention Center from July 2 to July 8: • Devin William Apodaca, 18, no address listed, speeding (over 11-15 mph), no evidence of registration and...

 

Police blotter - July 14

These calls were made to the Tucumcari-Quay Regional Emergency Communications Center from June 28 to July 11: June 28 • 12:31 a.m.: Fireworks at East Center and South Monroe streets, Tucumcari. ...

 
 By Steve Hansen    News    July 7, 2021

Officials to add new language to zoning

Language will be added to Tucumcari zoning laws to accommodate growing, processing and retail sales of marijuana products for recreation, the Tucumcari City Commission decided in a special meeting on...

 
 By Ron Warnick    News    July 7, 2021

Main Street mystery

Did Route 66 once run through Tucumcari's Main Street? It's a question a television producer aims to answer in the coming weeks that could have...

 
 By Ron Warnick    News    July 7, 2021

Farmers Market to open Saturday

The general manager of the Tucumcari Farmers Market said two recent developments likely will boost the market - the lifting of many coronavirus...

 
 By Staff report    News    July 7, 2021

Tucumcari native acquires Del's

A Tucumcari native has fulfilled his dream of acquiring the city’s oldest restaurant after working there as a young teenager. Chase Waters, 30, closed the deal Wednesday on Del’s Restaurant,...

 
 By Staff report    News    July 7, 2021

Health secretary to return to academic life

Dr. Tracie Collins, who has served as New Mexico health secretary for eight months, will return to academic life at the end of July. Collins last fall accepted Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham’s request...

 

Calendar - July 7

Note: Events subject to change due to the COVID-19 pandemic. • July 16 — Fired Up Friday. The Quay County Health Council will host a chalk art contest. Food trucks will operated from 11 a.m. to 8...

 

Menus - July 7

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 - July 7

On this date ... 1971: Jazz legend Louis “Satchmo” Armstrong died of an apparent heart attack at age 71 after his wife Lucille found him collapsed at his home, according to a United Press...

 
 By Staff report    News    July 7, 2021

State announces support program

SANTA FE — New Mexico state officials on Friday announced a support program that will provide New Mexicans currently receiving unemployment benefits supplemental payments for returning to the...

 
 By Ron Warnick    News    July 7, 2021

Woman honored for 50 years with Altrusa

A Tucumcari woman recently was honored for her 50 years of membership with Altrusa International of Tucumcari and remains its only active charter...

 
 By Staff report    News    July 7, 2021

Cases staying down in Quay County

Quay County on Friday was about to enter its second week without a reported case of COVID-19 as the state lifted its health restrictions the previous day. The county's last confirmed coronavirus case...

 
 By Staff report    News    July 7, 2021

Courts to phase to more in-person proceedings

SANTA FE — New Mexico courts will phase more proceedings to in-person from now through July 19, though various public health precautions will still be taken to mitigate the spread of COVID-19, follo...

 

Jail log - July 7

These individuals were booked into the Quay County Detention Center from June 28 to July 2: • Scott Cain Garcia, 22, Tucumcari, contempt of court. • Jeremie Jack Oglesby, 39, Tucumcari, contempt o...

 
 By Ron Warnick    News    June 30, 2021

Governor selects new magistrate judge

New Mexico’s governor has chosen Tucumcari Municipal Judge Noreen Hendrickson as Quay County’s next magistrate judge and likely will take office sometime in mid-July. Reached by phone Wednesday...

 
 By Steve Hansen    News    June 30, 2021

City officials hire new attorney

The Tucumcari City Commission on Thursday hired a new city attorney to replace Randy Knudson, who had served as the city’s general counsel for at least 15 years. The commission's choice and...

 
 By Staff report    News    June 30, 2021

Police chief leaving position

Tucumcari Police Chief David Lathrom has resigned his position, effective July 7. City Manager Mark Martinez confirmed the resignation on Friday. "We appreciate his service and wish him the best in hi...

 

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