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 By Ron Warnick    News    May 4, 2022

Rawhide still rollin'

It was like Tucumcari Rawhide Days never went away. The annual festival that pays tribute to western lifestyles and the "Rawhide" television drama of...

 
 By Staff report    News    May 4, 2022

Rockin' Route 66 canceled again

The Rockin’ Route 66 festival in Tucumcari, usually scheduled in late June, has been canceled for a third straight year. The announcement of the cancellation was posted on the music festival’s...

 
 News    May 4, 2022

Pages past - May 4

On this date ... 1972: Two escaped prisoners from Kansas arrested in connection with the abduction and shooting of Quay County sheriff’s deputy Travis Haynes of Ragland were arraigned before...

 
 News    May 4, 2022

Calendar - May 4

Note: Events subject to change due to the COVID-19 pandemic. • Friday-Saturday — First Presbyterian Church Rummage Sale. The fellowship hall next to the church will be open for the sale from 9...

 
 News    May 4, 2022

Menus - May 4

The Tucumcari Senior Center and Logan Senior Center also offer grab-and-go meals to those who qualify. Those interested should call the Tucumcari facility at 575-461-2307 or the Logan facility at...

 
 By Staff report    News    May 4, 2022

Farmers Electric names new CEO

The Farmers’ Electric Cooperative board of trustees recently selected Antonio Sanchez Jr. as the cooperative’s new CEO. Sanchez was selected from more than 30 candidates and will report to the...

 
 By Staff report    News    May 4, 2022

Airport gets $1.3M grant

Tucumcari Municipal Airport will receive a $1.3 million grant from the state Department of Transportation to increase its refueling capacity for airplanes. The funds will be used to build new fuel...

 
 By Staff report    News    May 4, 2022

Man accused of fleeing police at 90 mph on streets

A Tucumcari man stands accused of leading police on a chase at speeds of over 90 mph on city streets and striking a parked vehicle before he was arrested at gunpoint by city police. Adam Manuel...

 
 By Staff report    News    May 4, 2022

K-Bob's making return to Tucumcari

K-Bob’s Steakhouse is returning to its old location in Tucumcari after a three-year absence. K-Bob’s conducted a job fair Thursday at the Tucumcari/Quay County Chamber of Commerce office. John Rin...

 
 By Staff report    News    May 4, 2022

MCC chief to pursue a Union County Learning Center

The Mesalands Community College board of directors on Thursday authorized its president, Gregg Busch, to collaborate with Clayton-area officials to establish a college-level Union County Learning...

 
 By Staff report    News    May 4, 2022

Tuesday is deadline to register to vote for primary

Next Tuesday is the deadline for New Mexico residents to register to vote for the June 7 primary election. That also is the day that early voting begins for the primary, from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Early...

 

State approves cloud seeding in region

As all of New Mexico is experiencing some level of drought, cloud seeding may help bring water to Quay County and other areas of the eastern part of the state. The Interstate Stream Commission...

 
 By Staff report    News    May 4, 2022

No apparent COVID-19 cases reported in county

No apparent cases of COVID-19 were reported in Quay County last week – the first time that had happened in many months. The total number in the county since the pandemic began in spring 2020 stood a...

 

NMDOT chief retires after 27 years

New Mexico Department of Transportation chief Michael Sandoval retired effective Sunday after 27 years in state government, according to a news release last week from the agency. Under his...

 
 By Staff report    News    May 4, 2022

MainStreet receives $7,000 grant

Tucumcari MainStreet last week received a $7,000 grant from the Resilient Communities Fund of the state MainStreet organization. Tucumcari’s grant will be used for the business microloan program,...

 
 By Staff report    News    May 4, 2022

Robotics teams do well in tourney

Five teams from Tucumcari Diamondback STEM robotics program recently competed at the KISS Institute for Practical Robotics’ botball tournament in Los Lunas, and all have been invited to the...

 
 News    May 4, 2022

Jail log - May 4

These individuals were booked into the Quay County Detention Center from April 25 to May 1: — David Sandoval Jr., 43, Tucumcari, contempt of court. — John Seek, 29, Tucumcari, felony contempt of...

 
 News    May 4, 2022

Police blotter - May 4

These calls were made to the Tucumcari-Quay Regional Emergency Communications Center from April 25 to May 1: Monday — 10:48 a.m.: Arrest warrant in 300 block of South Third Street, Tucumcari. ...

 
 By Ron Warnick    News    April 27, 2022

Quay County imposes indefinite burn ban

Just days after wildfires burned tens of thousands of acres in northern New Mexico, Quay County Commissioners on Monday unanimously approved an ordinance that issues a burn ban for an indefinite perio...

 
 By Staff report    News    April 27, 2022

Tucumcari city manager steps down

Tucumcari’s city manager is stepping down from his current position but will remain employed by the City of Tucumcari in his previous roles as assistant city manager. City Manager Mark Martinez...

 
 By Ron Warnick    News    April 27, 2022

Paulita's seeks to begin production at MCC in late May

One of the principals for the Paulita's New Mexico food company was busy washing windows Thursday in the gymnasium of the former armory building now...

 
 By Ron Warnick    News    April 27, 2022

Odeon won't host Rawhide film fest

A new film festival for this weekend's Tucumcari Rawhide Days was supposed to serve as a soft reopening of the city's historic Odeon Theatre, which...

 
 By Staff report    News    April 27, 2022

Four coronavirus cases reported locally

Four more cases of COVID-19 were reported last week in Quay County by the New Mexico Department of Health. The total number of the county’s confirmed cases during the previous week was three. The...

 
 By Staff report    News    April 27, 2022

TA Travel Center coming to First Street

A TA Travel Center is being planned to open in spring 2023 on South First Street near Interstate 40 in Tucumcari. A news release from Ohio-based TravelCenters of America stated a franchise agreement...

 

Pages past - April 27

On this date ... 1972: Perry Wells, who lives outside of city limits near Tucumcari’s east edge, said he was “pretty hot under the collar” after a city sewer line collapsed near his home,...

 

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