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Late Española City Official 'Was a Born Leader'

“He was born a leader,” Muhammad Imtiaz Hussain said of his younger brother, Muhammad Afzaal Hussain, who was shot and killed less than a block from their apartment building in Albuquerque. Muhammad Afzaal led the planning and land use department in the City of Española, 90 miles away.
ESPANOLA, NM
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ttention All Woodwind, Brass and Percussion Players!

The Los Alamos Community Winds will begin rehearsals for its 23rd concert season on Tuesday, August 23 at 7:15 p.m. in the LAHS Band Room. We would like to invite any and all players of woodwind, brass, or percussion instruments. We are in particular need of Trombones and Percussion. There is no audition. Just show up with your instrument ready to play.
LOS ALAMOS, NM
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Locals of All Ages Learn About Exotic Animals at the Library

On Aug. 4, Española Public Library was filled with curiosity and excitement as local children and adults had the opportunity to learn about exotic animals from rainforests around the world including birds, reptiles and insects. Exotics of the Rainforest is an organization that provides entertainment and education to people...
ESPANOLA, NM
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You Can't Get Away With Murder

If there is light at the end of the dark tunnel of the senseless, barbaric murder of Muhammad Afzaal Hussain, Española’s director of planning and land use, it is the glimmer of hope that the man police identified as the “primary suspect” Tuesday in the death of Hussain and that of Aftab Hussein has been apprehended.
ALBUQUERQUE, NM
Rio Grande Sun

Local Burger Place Robbed at Gunpoint, Reward to Help Find Suspect

Hey, sir. Hey, old, actually young pal. Your order is ready and getting cold. “We have a Milagro Tostada ready for you- Mr. short, skinny, pathetic coward.”. There could be multiple reasons this fellow is not coming back to Dandy Burger to get his order placed yesterday, Tuesday morning. The...
ESPANOLA, NM
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Lynn Bjorklund Is Best Predictor In Weekly Pace Race

Runners gather Tuesday for the ACRR weekly pace race at Fireman’s Park at 45th Street and Arizona Avenue. Courtesy/ACRR. Lynn Bjorklund was the top predictor in the Atomic City Road Runners (ACRR) weekly pace race held at Fireman’s Park at 45th Street and Arizona Avenue at 7 seconds off her predicted time.
LOS ALAMOS, NM
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Irreplaceable Old Growth Trees And Golf Course Expansion Plans

When the area where the Los Alamos Golf Course is today was homesteaded over 100 years ago, the trees surrounding the farmed fields to the south were already about 100+ years old. These slow-growing evergreens cannot be justifiably replaced. Nature takes care of watering them and the native understory growth, not to mention their life-expectancy could be yet another couple of hundred years.
LOS ALAMOS, NM
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Bear Fest returns to Los Alamos

LOS ALAMOS, N.M. (KRQE) – The Bear Fest is returning to Los Alamos at the end of the month. It’s the perfect chance to learn all about bears. The Pajarito Environmental Education Center’s annual Bear Festival starts Friday, August 25 with “Bears, Beers, and Bites.” It features a discussion about black bears, beer, or wine from Bathtub Row Brewery and d’oeuvers that represents food bears eat in the wild.
LOS ALAMOS, NM
Rio Grande Sun

Blotter: Caller Reports Suspicious Man Hiding in Tree

The police blotter is published to give readers an abridged look at criminal activity in their community and neighborhood. It is simply an illustration of what local law enforcement, funded by taxpayers, must deal with daily throughout the Española Valley. Española Police officers, Ohkay Owingeh Tribal Police, Rio Arriba...
ESPANOLA, NM
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Registration Now Open For Y’s 2022 Golf Tournament

Golfers having lunch at the 2019 tournament. Courtesy/YMCA. Golfers in The Family YMCA’s Aug. 26 golf tournament not only get a chance at a large cash award and other prizes, but they also get to play soccer, ring toss and other games on the course as they support a charitable cause.
ESPANOLA, NM
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Kiwanis Scholarship Winner Christina Nisoli Addresses Club

Kiwanis Club Scholarship Chair presents Christina Nisoli, Class of 2022, with her scholarship. Photo by Brooke Davis. Christina Nisoli, who was chosen to receive the Kiwanis “Stephen Stoddard Scholarship” this year, spoke to the club on August 2, recalling her past service while attending Los Alamos High School and outlining her plans for the future.
LOS ALAMOS, NM
Rio Grande Sun

Suspect Arrested and Charged with Murder of Española Planning Director

Suspect Arrested and Charged with Murder of Española Planning Director. After weeks of fear and confusion in Albuquerque’s Muslim community, police arrested Muhammad Atif Syed, 51, on Monday night and charged him with the murders of Española’s planning and land use director, Muhammad Afzaal Hussain, 27, and another man, Aftab Hussein, 41.
ESPANOLA, NM
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LAPD Ofc. David Boe Bids Los Alamos Farewell

One of the most beloved police officers in Los Alamos, Ofc. David Boe, is retiring Friday. He stopped by the Los Alamos Daily Post newsroom Wednesday to say goodbye and play one last time with newsroom mascot Oli M. He spoke of several highlights of his career starting with his graduation from the New Mexico Police Academy, later teaching at the academy, earning a Top Driver Award, two Officer of the Year awards and teaching bike patrol techniques to many officers at LAPD and surrounding agencies. Ofc. Boe also served as the Department’s Fleet Manager, updating numerous processes including equipment inventory and maintenance record documents. ‘Many incidents have touched my life during my time at LAPD and here in the Los Alamos community … I am going to miss my colleagues and the public I’ve interacted with.’ Ofc. Boe and his wife Cindy will be moving to a new home in Rio Rancho. Photo by Carol A. Clark/ladailypost.com.
LOS ALAMOS, NM
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2022 Los Alamos County Fair And Rodeo This Weekend!

Scene from the 2021 Los Alamos County Fair and Rodeo Parade on Central Avenue. Courtesy photo. The community is invited to join Los Alamos County and other partnering organizations Aug. 11-14 for exhibits, the Friday Night Concert, the parade, a fair at Ashley Pond Park, Summer Arts & Crafts Fair at Fuller Lodge, the Rodeo at Brewer Arena, and much more!
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Bear Fest Returns To Los Alamos Saturday Aug. 27

Los Alamos Bear Festival and feast kick off 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Aug. 27 at the Los Alamos Nature Center. Courtesy/PEEC. Come celebrate the life, habits, and diet of the New Mexico black bear at the iconic Los Alamos Bear Festival and feast at the Los Alamos Nature Center the weekend of Aug. 26-27.
LOS ALAMOS, NM
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