Attention potential nursing students: TEAS testing now available
We are excited to inform you that Northern New Mexico College (NNMC) Associate Degree Nursing (ADN) Program is now offering the ATI Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS) testing services for those interested in applying for entry into the fall 2024 nursing student cohort. Navigate to the ADN website for testing dates and additional important 2024 program application information.
Indulge in Italian Delicacies: 4 Taos Restaurants Worth Your Attention
This piece presents a guide to four exquisite Italian restaurants in Taos. Have you had the pleasure of dining at any of these establishments? If yes, we would love to hear about your experiences in the comments section below.
Penasco, February 22 High School 🏀 Game Notice
The Mesa Vista High School basketball team will have a game with Penasco High School on February 22, 2024, 17:00:00 CST.
Taos artist resculpts history in new national monument
TAOS, N.M. — On any given day, you’ll find Nikesha Breeze hard at work in their studio. But Breeze isn’t alone—they’re surrounded by piles of paint tubes, jars filled with paint brushes, other tools, and faces inside the Taos workspace. KOAT interviewed the interdisciplinary artist...
Video: NMSP checks on woman, finds drugs near where newborn sleeps
Police found a shocking sight; the home was a mess, and drugs were near where the newborn slept.
Raven Chacon: Three Songs Extols Indigenous Matriarchy
Raven Chacon (Diné) honors matriarchal Indigenous resistance at the Harwood Museum in a unique grouping of visual, video, and sound works that will be shown in New Mexico for the first time. TAOS, NM—In 2016, while taking part in the No Dakota Access Pipeline resistance at Standing Rock, multidisciplinary...
The gas price fluctuate between $2.79 and $2.89 in Taos as of 2024-02-18. Find the cheapest station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Sunday is $3.279, a week ago the price is $3.189 , according to AAA.
Cars & Guitars: Cooper and Bell Collections to be Exhibited
Taos artists Ron Cooper and Larry Bell invite the public to view objects that inspire them. The exhibition will last for two days, March 9 and 10 from noon to 5:00pm, in Cooper’s Garage, a new contemporary art venue in Taos. Cooper will show six vintage cars that he and his crew have recently created or restored. Bell will share twelve unique 12-string guitars from his collection. A few friends have agreed to play them in pop-up jam sessions throughout the two-day show.
Escalante Beats Mesa Vista, Ties for District Lead
Northern New Mexico loves its basketball. Sometimes, almost a bit too much. So much, in fact, that sometimes a coach needs to remind everyone to bring the temperature down, just a bit. But that environment is what makes so much of the game special, and so meaningful for everyone involved.
Taos Winter Sports Team Athletes Finish Strong At IFSA Junior National Tour At Copper Mountain, Colorado
TWST athletes and coaches pose at the start of the event, from left, Head Coach Andrea Krejci, Neve Rebholtz, Kiana Swim, Ian McLean, Grey Elsasser, Dusty Elsasser, Stolle Wannamaker, Ava Wannamaker and Coach Joe Colonius. Courtesy/Ted Elsasser. Kiana Swim earned a third place sporting some serious bling on the yeti...
Michael Hearne’s Award-Winning Big Barn Dance is Coming to Bryan, Texas
It started with a casual conversation about an award-winning music festival that happens in Taos, New Mexico, every September. That conversation, which took place between Michael Hearne and a representative of Destination Bryan, culminated in what is about to take place in Bryan, Texas, May 3-4. Singer-songwriter Michael Hearne, who...
Lawsuit names Questa judge and Taos Police Department for wrongful death
TAOS COUNTY, N.M. (KRQE) – The family of a man hit and killed by a Questa judge last year is now suing that judge and the Taos Police Department. They claim the judge used his position to influence the investigation and that the Taos police officers put the man in danger when they dropped him off […]
Public overwhelmingly voices opposition to nuclear lab transmission line project
A controversial power line project that would dissect the Caja Del Rio plateau in northern New Mexico had a second, in-person public meeting Thursday at the Santa Fe Community College to hear public opinion on a draft environmental assessment. The public showed up in droves to ask the federal government...
Tri-Cities Events Calendar: Things to do in Northern New Mexico
San Juan County Federation of Democratic Women Meeting/Luncheon, 11:30 a.m. Red Lobster, 3451 E. Main St. Dutch luncheon: guests will pay for their meals/beverages of choice. The meeting is free. The speaker is Soberta Bitsiu, a Family Crisis Center representative, all Democrat women are invited. RSVP required. Details: Lela Holmes (505) 860-5595 or email@example.com.
New Mexico Eatery Lands On Yelp's Top 100 Most Romantic Restaurants List
Choose this upscale dinner spot to make a reservation for Valentine's Day.
Highschool Basketball | 19 February McCurdy Girls Game Notice
The McCurdy Girls Basketball team will have a Conference game with Penasco(Penasco, NM) on 19 February, 2024, 5 PM. As of now, Bobcats has won 3 games and lost 6 games, and the winning rate is 0.333.
Northern Making History with First Winning Season
Mya Williams found out she was the conference’s player of the week from an Instagram post. The “glue player,” as her coach called her, was “shocked” to see her name and face, and immediately started receiving text messages. “I was like, Oh look, it’s me!”...
Taos Chamber Music Group Presents Celebratory Program ‘Hommage À Fauré’ March 16-17
The Taos Chamber Music Group (TCMG) presents a celebratory program honoring those who teach and forge new paths, “Hommage à Fauré” at 5:30 p.m. Saturday, March 16 and Sunday, March 17 at the Harwood Museum of Art in Taos. The preeminent pianist, Robert McDonald, will join Sally Guenther (cello) and Ruxandra Marquardt (violin) in a tribute to Gabriel Fauré in the centenary year of his death.
Letters to the Editor
Online, Jan. 31: “Dixon Garlic Farmer, Revered Author Stanley Crawford Dies at 86″. Live a life so that someone can tell stories like this about who you were. What a beautiful legacy. Peace and comfort to his family and friends. Sarah Boses, via Twitter @sweetsprocket23. Immense loss. Stanley Crawford...
Taos Opens Kachina Peak, Now 100% Open
Taos Ski Valley took to social media on February 13, 2024 with an announcement that powder hounds and big mountain skiers have been waiting for: Kachina Peak is OPEN. By opening the lift, and the subsequent terrain, Taos joins Crested Butte in recently announcing that 100% of their terrain is ...