GRANTS – El Malpais National Monument is pleased to announce a variety of ranger programs during the month of July at El Malpais and El Morro National Monuments.

Question: My peach tree branches are hanging lower as the peaches get bigger. Is it too late to thin the fruit?

Savannah M., Alamogordo, N.M.

Crownpoint, NM – Students and educators in the kindergarten through high school system participated in a week-long robotics camp at Navajo Technical University sponsored by NTU’s engineering depart


Three weeks ago, I wrote about patriotism and why it is important to foster it in our youth. I received a lot of praise for that column, and some complaints.

“For the times they are achangin” sang Bob Dylan. And the digital age has changed the way information is eaten, swallowed, and digested.

No one likes to feel hustled while shopping, whether it’s in a retail store or trade show booth.


The best thing about summer in Cibola County is looking at how green everything is around us; and what could beat those breathtaking sunsets?

While many of us have been glued to the television watching the Warriors and Raptors series as it rages on, a group of local youth actually were able to play some basketball and develop their skill



Tuesday Grants/Milan Rotary Club Meeting, 12 p.m. at El Cafecito Restaurant, 820 E Santa Fe Ave., Grants.

GEMINI May 22/Jun 21

Others look to you for guidance this week, Gemini. Try to lead them in the right direction. If you do not have all of the answers, try to find them.

MAY 19

Sam Smith, Singer (27)

MAY 20

Rachel Platten, Singer (38)

MAY 21

Mark Crilley, Author (53)

MAY 22


Services for Dorthy Thornton, age 86, will be held on Wednesday, June 26, 2019 at 3 p.m. at the Grants Church of Christ located at 920 N. First St., Grants, New Mexico.

Memorial services for Thomasine "Tommie" Shepherd, 81, will be at 11 a.m. on Friday, June 28, 2019, at Compassion Mortuary in Grants, New Mexico.

Rosary Services will be held for Ralph I. Ortega at 8 a.m.

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