GRANTS, N.M. – The City of Grants five-member Lodgers Tax Advisory Board discussed data from two reports at the Nov. 21 meeting.

CIBOLA COUNTY, N.M. – Emergency personnel were on the ready this past holiday weekend.

December 6

17th annual Festival of Wreaths


Passionate Potpourri

I remember that my first view of Grants was from the backseat of an old Chevy the summer before I started fifth grade.

On Jan. 1, 2020 the New Mexico minimum wage will grow to $9 an hour from its current rate of $7.50 thanks to a law passed by the Legislature and signed by the Governor.


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Pirate winter sports begin

GRANTS, N.M. – The Grants High School Pirates are winding down from a successful fall sports season.

First quarter Milan Elementary


The Save Our Western Way of Life dinner and dance

The Save Our Western Way of Life dinner and dance was held on Saturday Nov. 16 at the Cow Palace in Grants, New Mexico.

Antiques Roadshow to visit Santa Fe

SANTA FE, N.M. – In search of America’s hidden treasures for the series’ 25th season, ANTIQUES ROADSHOW visits Santa Fe, New Mexico on Tuesday, June 16 as part of its 2020 Production Tour.

Southwest Yard & Garden: Chill Seeker: Some fruit trees are very picky about temperatures

Home and Garden Question: I’m trying to decide which fruit tree varieties will produce well in my yard, and many of them list a specific number of required chill hours.


Lt. Colonel Robert (Bob) L. Fitzsimmons (Ret.)

Graveside service for Lt. Colonel Robert (Bob) L. Fitzsimmons (ret.) to be held Saturday, Dec. 7 at 1 p.m. at the Grants Memorial Park.

Gene Spidle

To honor the life of Gene Spidle, on Monday Dec. 2, 2019 at 7 p.m., at St. Teresa of Avila Catholic Church, a Rosary was recited, led by Sandra Garduno. On Tuesday Dec. 3, 2019 at 11 a.m.

Lillian J. Vigil

On Thursday December 5, 2019 at St. Teresa of Avila Catholic Church a Rosary will be recited for Lillian J. Vigil at 10 a.m., led by Antonio Trujillo. A Mass will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m.

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