NEW MEXICO – New Mexico Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham held a press conference on Oct. 20 to provide a pandemic update. New Mexico Secretary of Health and Human Services Dr. David Scrase said that every single age group broke a record this past week in the number of COVID-19 cases. The 35-64 age…
THOREAU, N.M. – In the middle afternoon of October 17, the Cibola County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to an incident occurring in Thoreau, New Mexico. The call alleged that someone had been shot in the leg, according to a police report from CCSO. Deputy Brian Gardener arrived at the scene and…
LAGUNA, N.M. – A police chase that began west of Los Lunas, New Mexico turned fatal after ending near Laguna, N.M. Valencia County Sheriff’s Deputies were pursuing a vehicle travelling on State Road 6, just west of Los Lunas. The deputies terminated their pursuit after the vehicle made its way…
MILAN, N.M. – All five Village of Milan Board of Trustees commented about the Cibola Communities Economic Development Foundation funding request. Vivian Brumbelow, mayor pro tem, expressed concerns about Milan contributing $44,359 annually to support the CCEDF because of budgetary shortfalls that…
We at the Cibola Citizen understand that the world is filled with a lot more questions than answers right now. While we strive to learn and inform the public with the most up-to-date and factually correct information that we can, we can only do so much with our small staff and once-weekly…
The New Mexico Department of Health posts daily updates,https://cv.nmhealth.org/ Statistics are listed below by U.S. Postal Service zip codes, Cibola County. Tuesday, Oct. 13 87005 = 6 87007 = 12 87014 = 72 87020 = 192 87021 = 29 87026 = 103 87034 = 24 87038 = 17 87040 = 6 87049 = 21…
Drafting a last will and testament is an essential component of estate planning. Despite the importance of having a will, a recent survey from AARP found that two out of five Americans over the age of 45 do not have one. Putting wishes down on paper helps avoid unnecessary work and sometimes…
Do not feel obliged to include cause of death. While acquaintances who first learn of a person’s death via an obituary may be curious about cause of death, loved ones of the deceased do not have to include such information if they are uncomfortable doing so. Many obituaries never include such…
SANTA FE, N.M. – Congressman Ben Ray Luján (D-N.M.), along with U.S. Senators Tom Udall (D-N.M.) and Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.) and U.S. Representatives Deb Haaland (D-N.M.) and Xochitl Torres Small (D-N.M.), called on the U.S. Department of Agriculture to provide robust oversight of the New Mexico…
Don Bullis, left, presents a gun to the Cibola County Historical Society for them to add to the museum’s collection as they prepare to open. The firearm is believed to be the same gun used in the notorious 1967 murders in Budville, New Mexico. See next week’s edition of the Cibola Citizen for a…
SHIPROCK, N.M. — The American Indian Science and Engineering Society recognized Terry Dayish, a Governmental Relations Manager with the Arizona Public Service Company with the 2020 AISES Partner Service Award at its annual national conference. The AISES Partner Service Award is given to an…
THOREAU, N.M. – In the middle afternoon of October 17, the Cibola County Sheriff’s Office was…
LAGUNA, N.M. – A police chase that began west of Los Lunas, New Mexico turned fatal after ending…
MILAN, N.M. – All five Village of Milan Board of Trustees commented about the Cibola Communities…
NEW MEXICO – New Mexico Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham held a press conference on Oct. 20 to provide a pandemic update.
The Cibola Citizen welcomes announcements about community events. Please include contact information: phone number, email address or website. There is no…
SHIPROCK, N.M. — The American Indian Science and Engineering Society recognized Terry Dayish, a Governmental Relations Manager with the Arizona Public Service…
GRANTS, N.M. – The “Community Needs Pantry” is what the top of a digital flyer advertising the Sharing Closet reads. With places that typically provide pantry…
Title: “Finding Abbey- The Search for Edward Abbey and His Hidden Desert Grave” Author: Sean Prentiss Paperback: 5.5- by 8- inches, 240 pages ISBN: 978-0-…
GRANTS, N.M. - Matthew Fletcher, 2020 Grants High School graduate, was recently awarded the first Steve Bell GHS Athletic Scholarship. Steve was an outstanding…
LAS CRUCES, N.M. – The sports world lost legendary Louis “Lou” Ray Henson on July 25, 2020 in his home of Champaign, Illinois. Henson was 88 years old and had…
Long-time Belen High School teacher, Ryan Pemble, passed away suddenly of unexplained causes, on Tuesday, October 13, 2020. Due to the current situation,…
It is with great sadness that the family of Daniel Craig Chavez announce his sudden passing on Wednesday, October 7, 2020, at the age of 48. Services will be…
Gravesite services for Jimmy (Jumbo) Gonzales, 60, of San Rafael, New Mexico will be on Friday, October 16, 2020 at San Rafael Cemetery at 11 a.m. Jimmy was…