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Lincoln National Forest Reopened

Just in time for the upcoming holiday weekend, the Lincoln National Forest has reopened to the public as of 8:00 AM on Friday, June 24th. According to the Village of Ruidoso website, “All three national forest districts received substantial rain over the past two weeks, which significantly lowered fire danger. More rain is forecasted over the coming weeks for the forest, which covers areas in southeastern New Mexico around Carrizozo, Capitan, Ruidoso, Cloudcroft, and Carlsbad. Forest lands, roads, trails, recreation sites, and campgrounds will again be open to visitors.”
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Watch: Flash flooding tears through New Mexico neighborhood

RUIDOSO, N.M. — Heavy rains hit the Ruidoso, New Mexico, on Wednesday causing some flash flooding issues. A viewer sent sister station KOAT a video of a stream in the Ruidoso area rise and begin to flood in with the heavy rainfall. The water was close to some homes in the area.
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Video shows monsoon rain effects in Ruidoso

RUIDOSO, N.M. (KRQE) – Monsoon rains brought some tense moments to Ruidoso. Jesus Figueroa shared with KRQE News 13 video of the hail storm that came through the area and shredded leaves from trees and branches. The rain that came with quickly filled the river, pushing it over its banks. The river was so high, it […]
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Cooper honored as Sheepman of the Year

John W. “Punk” Cooper was recently named the New Mexico Wool Growers’ Association’s Sheepman of the Year. Cooper was honored during the 2022 New Mexico Wool Growers Annual Meeting and Awards Dinner, June 13 in Ruidoso,. Cooper was raised on the family sheep ranch near Arabela....
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Caught on Camera: Flash flooding in Ruidoso

RUIDOSO, N.M. — Heavy rains hit the Ruidoso area on Wednesday causing some flash flooding issues. A viewer sent us this video of a stream in the Ruidoso area rise and begin to flood in with the heavy rainfall. The water was close to some homes in the area.
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Scattered storms to the south Thursday

NEW MEXICO (KRQE) – We’ve certainly had our fair share of rain the past few days. Ruidoso received almost 2″ of rain over the past week, while the ABQ Sunport picked up nearly an inch and a half! This is over a quarter of the total rin we typically see during the entire monsoon. Our rather […]
ALBUQUERQUE, NM
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Soros-backed candidates Toulouse Oliver, Torrez team up to fundraise

George Soros-funded Secretary of State Maggie Toulouse Oliver, who is running for reelection, and Bernalillo County-area District Attorney Raúl Torrez, who is running for attorney general, are teaming up to fundraise off of claims that Republicans are “attacking” so-called “democracy” by asking questions about election fraud.
OTERO COUNTY, NM

100% Otero and Alamogordo Public Schools work to decrease barriers to learning

Executive Director of Health Services Alamogordo Public Schools. The ability to learn is an umbrella skill that will benefit a child throughout life. That is why It is imperative to find and remove barriers to learning. Children who have experienced ACEs or adverse childhood experiences may find learning especially difficult. ACEs have been proven to negatively impact brain development, learning and memory, social skills, and mental and physical health. Among New Mexico children, ages birth through age 17, almost 1 in 5 (18%) report 3-8 ACEs.
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Rains impact burn scars near Ruidoso

The rains have already had an impact on burn scars near Ruidoso. Lincoln County Sheriff Michael Wood documented this rain and soot mixture along Eagle Creek Canyon Road on Monday while checking areas affected by the Nogal and McBride fires.
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New animal joining Alamogordo zoo this fall

ALAMOGORDO, N.M. (KRQE) – The Alameda Park Zoo in Alamagorodo will soon be welcoming a South American Tapir to the zoo. The zoo announced on its Facebook Tuesday that the mammal will be coming this fall. It’s one of four species that lives in the Americas, with adults reaching 2.5 to four feet tall and […]
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