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Roadway project could impact traffic in mountain community of Ruidoso

EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) — If you are planning to visit Ruidoso for a late summer or fall getaway, you could be impacted by road construction as soon as Monday, Aug. 22. The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) District Two will perform maintenance surface repair work on Mechem Drive (N.M. Highway 48) in Ruidoso. […]
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Tree falling on power lines blamed in fatal Ruidoso fire

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — An investigation has determined that a tree falling in power lines started a fatal fire that also destroyed more than 200 homes in the Ruidoso area four months ago, according to a newspaper. The Albuquerque Journal said a report issued by the New Mexico Energy,...
RUIDOSO, NM
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Roots Blossoms with Local Appeal

Justin Huffmon’s love of home—and coffee—have grown into a flourishing business. JUSTIN HUFFMON AND HIS WIFE, NENADA, were traveling in Rome, indulging in espresso shots, when they realized the extent of Italy’s devotion to coffee. “They’ll charge no more than one and a half euros per shot,” says Huffmon, a former bartender and beverage connoisseur. “The Italian government sees coffee as a quality of life, so they want it to be accessible.”
RUIDOSO, NM
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MON: Tree falling on power lines blamed in fatal New Mexico fire, + More

Tree falling on power lines blamed in fatal New Mexico fire - Associated Press. An investigation has determined that a tree falling in power lines started a fatal fire that also destroyed more than 200 homes in the Ruidoso area four months ago, according to a newspaper. The Albuquerque Journal...
RUIDOSO, NM
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Afternoon storms for parts of New Mexico

NEW MEXICO (KRQE) – Heavy rain continues for parts of south New Mexico this afternoon. Roswell, Alamogordo, and Ruidoso are seeing overcast skies, pouring rain, and cooler temperatures. Ruidoso is only in the upper 50s as of noon! This is certainly a taste of fall for some. Flash flooding is a big concern over the Sacramento Mountains […]
RUIDOSO, NM
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Jorge Miranda discusses logistics for his short film

The borderland continues to raise promising new filmmaking talent, Jorge Miranda is making a psychological horror film. Charles Horak talks to an El Paso Native about making a film on a micro budget. Jorge talks about the challenges of filming in a small space in Ruidoso, New Mexico. His new film is “A Girl In The Shadows” and you support the project on the Go Fund Me page.
RUIDOSO, NM

PNM named in lawsuit over alleged role in McBride Fire

NEW MEXICO (KRQE) — More homeowners are suing PNM for the McBride fire that took out more than 200 homes in Ruidoso. The lawsuit includes 36 plaintiffs—all of whom claim the McBride Fire damaged their property. The lawsuit alleges the fire was caused by the negligence of PNM and Trees, LLC—a company paid to keep trees […]
RUIDOSO, NM
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Lincoln, N.M. –New Mexico Historic Sites (NMHS) celebrates Brandie Yoxall as she takes on the role of instructional coordinator for Lincoln Historic Site (LHS) and Fort Stanton Historic Site (FSHS). In recent months, NMHS has brought several new staff members on board throughout the state, many of them in...
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This Trippy Ruidoso AirBnB Will Transport You Back in Time

The Village of Ruidoso is a place where many El Pasoans head out to in order to beat the heat. It's not too far, the temperature drops a bit, the surrounding forest is a great change of scenery and not to mention, the elevation isn't the only thing that will get you high if you catch my drift.
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Deming and Luna County community calendar for Friday, Aug. 5, 2022

It’s chile roasting season for the Luna County 4-H. Members will be roasting and selling green chile from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. on August 20 and 21 at the Southwestern New Mexico State Fairgrounds (4300 Raymond Reed Blvd.). Make your pre-orders now by calling 575-546-8806.. Your choice of mild or hot chile will be roasted and sacked for $30. A large sack of unroasted chile will be $40.
LUNA COUNTY, NM
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Tree falling on power lines blamed in fatal New Mexico fire

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — An investigation has determined that a tree falling in power lines started a fatal fire that also destroyed more than 200 homes in the Ruidoso area four months ago, according to a newspaper. The Albuquerque Journal said a report issued by the New Mexico Energy,...
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Forest Service rebuilding after New Mexico wildfires devastate lands, threaten flooding

Wildfires earlier this spring burned thousands of acres in Lincoln National Forest, leaving burn scars that could bring risks of flooding in the rainy summer months. The McBride Fire torched about 6,159 acres around the Ruidoso area from April 12 to May 27, destroying at least 200 structures – mostly homes and cabins in the popular tourism town – and killing two people.
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