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Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge

Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge is located in San Antonio, Socorro County, New Mexico. Situated between the Chupadera Mountains to the west and the San Pascual Mountains to the east, the 57,331 acre Bosque del Apache was established in 1939 to provide a critical stopover site for migrating waterfowl. The refuge is well known for the tens of thousands of cranes, geese, and ducks who winter here each year. Over 30,000 acres of Bosque del Apache are designated wilderness.
SOCORRO COUNTY, NM
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Calling all Hikers: Bosque Del Apache National Wildlife Refuge

It was created as a resting place for birds migrating during the winter. During certain times of the year, you will find a wide variety of birds visiting the site such as cranes, geese and ducks. What: The Bosque Del Apache National Wildlife Refuge. Where: two-hour drive from Rio Rancho...
RIO RANCHO, NM
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Snedeker, Hossler, Spaun, Frittelli lead Valero Texas Open

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Brandt Snedeker and Beau Hossler each shot rounds of 5-under 67 to join J.J. Spaun and Dylan Frittelli atop the leaderboard after the third round of the Valero Texas Open on Saturday. Both Spaun, who shot 69, and Frittelli (70) finished with a share of...
SAN ANTONIO, NM
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Villanova to 7th Final Four, beats Houston 50-44 in South

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Villanova coach Jay Wright has won national championships with well-balanced and fundamentally sound teams, yet even he knew staying in contention for another title was going to take a rugged and exhaustive effort. Ugly at times, the final result was beautiful for the Wildcats, who...
SAN ANTONIO, NM
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Crowd clashes with San Antonio police after fatal shooting

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — San Antonio police clashed with a crowd that gathered after three police officers fatally shot a man they said pulled out a gun while they tried to arrest him. Police Chief William McManus says the shooting happened Monday afternoon when officers tried to arrest the man on two felony warrants. The police chief says the officers opened fire when the man pulled a gun from his waistband. Family members identified the man who died as Kevin Johnson. They say Johnson was shot nine times in the back, but police haven't confirmed that. The three officers who were involved in the shooting have been placed on administrative duty.
SAN ANTONIO, NM
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San Antonio students help clean Bosque Park

Save Our Bosque Task Force did a cleanup of San Antonio Bosque Park, Friday, February 25. About 60 San Antonio Elementary kids, with teachers and families pitched in. They cleaned up litter, stacked branches in piles to be removed, had lunch, did nature walks in the bosque, and generally had a great day.
SAN ANTONIO, NM
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Historical Anecdotes: Conrad Hilton and San Antonio, New Mexico

How many of you have driven through the little town of San Antonio, New Mexico, or perhaps stopped to get a green chile cheeseburger at the Owl Cafe or the Buckhorn Tavern? How many of you realize that this is the home of Conrad Hilton, the Hilton Hotel chain magnate? He started as a porter carrying luggage for guests at his father’s five-room hotel in San Antonio. He also attended the New Mexico Military Institute right here in Roswell for a while. His son, Conrad “Nicky” Hilton, was the first husband of actress Elizabeth Taylor.
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Socorro’s outstanding CRNA

If you visit Socorro General Hospital to deliver a baby, have a colonoscopy or undergo a surgical procedure, odds are good you’ll meet Scot Brown. Brown is the hospital’s only full-time CRNA, Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist. CRNAs do the full scope of anesthesia in New Mexico, so Brown...
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