Day two of Taos compound trial
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Day two of the Taos compound trial saw two more witnesses take the stand. The first witness is the stepmother of the Wahhaj family, referred to as Sister Jamela in the courtroom. Three of her stepchildren are currently on trial for conspiracy to commit terrorism and...
Jury selection opens in terrorism trial of extended family members
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Jury selection began Monday in federal court as members of an extended family confronted kidnapping and terrorism charges stemming from the search for a missing 3-year-old boy by agents who raided a squalid New Mexico encampment in 2018. The boy’s badly decomposed remains were eventually...
Attention: Construction Project
Mountain House CSD will repair and resurface the Questa and Bethany Village basketball courts. Work will start on October 2, 2023, with an estimated completion date of October 27, 2023. Both basketball courts will be fenced off throughout the project and will not be accessible to the public. *Weather Permitting.
Small fire starts in Taos Canyon
TAOS, N.M. — Fire personnel were working a small fire in the Taos Canyon on Monday afternoon. The fire was caused by lightning on Sunday. The fire is a tenth-acre size, and fire crews will continue to try and contain the fire on Tuesday. Smoke was reported from the fire at 12:30 p.m. The fire has been named the Casita Fire.
Exploring Angel Fire's Pizza Scene: Two Unforgettable Culinary Experiences
In this article, we delve into the world of two pizza stores located in Angel Fire. Have you had the chance to taste their delicious offerings yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts and experiences in the comments section below.
Doughy Delights: Taos' Top 3 Pizza Stores You Need to Try
This article presents a tour through three exceptional pizza stores in Taos. Have you had the chance to visit any of these yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts and experiences in the comments section below!
Taos Ski Valley 2023-24 Ski Season: A New Era of Skiing and Sustainability
Taos Ski Valley is gearing up for the 2023-2024 ski season. The resort is investing heavily in new infrastructure and amenities, with a goal of creating a more sustainable and enjoyable experience for skiers and snowboarders of all levels. Here are some of the biggest changes coming to Taos Ski...
Weekly Safety Report: Wrongful Death Complaint and Compound Raid Trial in Taos, New Mexico
Two incidents occurred in Taos, New Mexico this week. The first incident involves a wrongful death complaint filed by the father of a 17-year-old boy who died while in the care of a behavioral health treatment center. The complaint alleges negligence by the center's staff and tribal police in providing timely and appropriate medical treatment. The second incident is the beginning of jury selection for one of the suspects involved in a raid on a compound in Taos in 2018. The suspect is facing federal firearms and conspiracy charges related to the discovery of malnourished children and a deceased child, along with a large stash of guns and ammunition.
Five Suspects in Taos Compound Case Face Terrorism and Kidnapping Charges as Trial Begins
Jury selection has started for the trial of five individuals connected to the Taos compound in New Mexico. They are involved in a case of alleged terrorism against the U.S., originating from a 2018 law enforcement raid. Two men, three women, and their partners, lived in the compound where a makeshift firing range was found, along with eleven undernourished children.
Locals with bench warrants can turn themselves in for lenient treatment in Taos
TAOS, N.M. (KRQE) – Taos County Magistrate Court is hosting a ‘safe surrender’ event from Friday, September 29 to Saturday, September 30. Individuals with outstanding bench warrants can turn themselves in for lenient treatment. The event will accept anyone with a bench warrant from a New Mexico magistrate court – the warrant doesn’t have to be […]
New Mexico Ski Resort Blanketed By Fresh Snowfall
Taos Ski Valley saw September snow earlier this month.
New Home Needed: Meet the Latest Adorable Pets Up for Adoption in Taos, NM
Interested in adopting a pet — or just looking at some adorable pets near you up for adoption? There are dozens of endearing pets up for adoption at animal shelters in and around Taos.
NMDOT Invitation to Attend Public Meeting on the N.M. 434 Roadway Rehabilitation Project
The New Mexico Department of Transportation District Four and its contractor, Fisher Sand & Gravel, will be hosting a Public Meeting at the Angel Fire Community Center on Friday, September 29, to give an overview of the upcoming project on NM 434 within Coyote Creek Canyon. Project Construction is anticipated...
Experience the Flavor: Top 3 Must-Try Mexican Dishes in Taos
In this article, we're exploring three delectable Mexican dishes you can find in Taos. Have you had the chance to taste any of these yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
Attorney: Father of teen plans wrongful death complaint against Taos health center
Sep. 18—The father of a 17-year-old boy who died in 2021 while in the care of a federally funded behavioral health treatment center in Taos filed a wrongful death complaint in federal court, accusing the center's staff and Taos Pueblo Tribal Police of failing to provide timely and appropriate medical treatment to the child.
El Valle Blaze is fully contained
Taos, NM (KKOB) — Fire crews fully contained the 525-acre El Valle Fire by the end of their shift Sunday evening. They will continue to maintain a presence in the area to patrol and mop-up interior heat before calling it controlled and out. Suppression repair activities will also continue.
Centuries of Hands: Remudding of the San Francisco de Asís Church
A New Mexico icon, a spiritual home – the annual Enjarra or re-mudding of the San Francisco de Asís church in Ranchos de Taos restores the church and unites the community. A striking work of art, this over 200 year-old adobe church is maintained by centuries of hands that worked on it with love and devotion.
Experience Art and History: A Guide to Taos's Trio of Top Museums
This article presents an exploration of three remarkable museums in Taos. Have you had the opportunity to visit any of these? If the answer is yes, we encourage you to share your experiences in the comments section below.
How did Overland win over the mountain town
Every industry has its mainstay brands that only get stronger with more competition. There will always be some new and fresh idea that challenges all those before it and tries to change the industry. Then there are those brands they face, who have been around for decades, weaving in and out of competition and outlasting every challenge thrown their way. For every new and exciting watch brand, there is a Rolex standing strong. While there are plenty of explanations for why a brand outshines every other around it, Overland Sheepskin Co. has an explanation all its own. On this, their 50th year, we look back and try to understand how this family-owned business became the King of the Mountain towns and what keeps them on top.
UNM-Taos Nursing Program selected as a recipient of the NMHA Commitment to Community award
The New Mexico Hospital Association (NMHA) recently announced that the UNM-Taos Nursing Program has been selected as a 2023 recipient of the NMHA Commitment to Community award. Nominations originate from New Mexico Hospitals as a way to honor community organizations that work in partnership with them to strengthen the health...