Category: New Mexico News

Win Prizes for Visiting New Mexico’s Parks This Summer

Did you know that New Mexico is home to 40 state parks, five National Historic Landmarks and a National Park? We’re pretty fortunate to have so many scenic destinations in our area, and now we have an added incentive to get out and see the sights in New Mexico this summer! Last week, Governor Susana… Read more »

Beautification Grant will Benefit Outdoor Spaces in Ruidoso

With its peaceful fishing holes, miles of hiking trails and world-famous historic sites, our little corner of New Mexico is already a beautiful place to live. Thanks to the ongoing efforts of the local citizenry, we’ve been able to cultivate a lively, family-friendly environment in which to live. Now, thanks to a generous grant from… Read more »

Local Venue Recognized at Country Music Industry Awards Show

Here in Lincoln County, we’re fortunate enough to have a diverse array of local venues to see live music. From the beloved Spencer Theater for the Performing Arts to a host of music-friendly bars and restaurants in the area, there’s no shortage of places to catch your favorite band. In our last entry, we highlighted… Read more »

March 12 Will Be a Night for Music Lovers in Lincoln County

Summer concert season might not be here just yet, but the folks in Lincoln County are already gearing up for some great live music in our area. In two weeks, on the evening of March 12, two major musical acts will come to town – hard rock band Shinedown, and country singer-songwriter Jack Ingram. Whether… Read more »

New Mexico Named as the Next Big Ecotourism Destination

What sites come to mind when you think of ecotourism in America? If you’re like most people, you probably think of places like the Grand Canyon, Yosemite and the backcountry of Alaska. Well, according to Travel & Leisure you should add the scenic landscapes of New Mexico to that list as well. The popular travel… Read more »

Ruidoso Local Earns Title of ‘New Mexico True Hero’

In 2014, the New Mexico Tourism Department developed the Mexico True Heroes program to recognize citizens who engage in selfless acts of kindness to improve their local communities. After being reviewed by a panel of community leaders, four winners are chosen from a much larger field of nominees to be honored during the Gildan New… Read more »

New Mexico Cancer Retreat Recognized for Educational Efforts

Cancer Services of New Mexico (CSNM) was founded in 2001with a singular goal in mind: to provide the roughly 75,000 cancer patients and their families in New Mexico with the access to the resources, care and education they need to combat this devastating illness. According to the organization’s website, they are “the only statewide non-profit… Read more »