Saturday afternoon the moon looked as if it were falling from the sky and leaving a vapor trail from this view from Mount Taylor as a vertical cloud sat above it.
The Cibola County Compliance office is now closed, leaving hundreds of accused offenders without supervision. It was preceded in death by pre-trial services.
At the Grants city council meeting, which took place on Dec. 28, the council received a report about the water, trash and sewer rates increasing by 2.2% each.
Cibola County may be insolvent by the end of February, the accumulation of financial problems plaguing the government entity.
Cibola General Hospital was honored with The New Mexico Performance Excellence Award from the donor organization Quality New Mexico, at a reception in Santa Fe earlier this month.