Local writer’s book selected for a national literary award (LAS CRUCES, NM) The Military Writers Society of America announced the book, Under Fire with ARVN Infantry, by Bob Worthington has won a Gold Medal for Excellence in Literature in the memoir/biography category. The award was presented at the organization’s annualRead More →

Professor Rus Bradburd,  in Las Cruces we know this college educating, fiddle-playing writer also as the color-commentator for New Mexico State University Aggies. But he’s got a pretty colorful story, and we’re here to learn more with The Square Peg Podcast:  Mold Breakers, Trailblazers and Takers of Roads Less Traveled.Read More →

NMSU Atomic Aggies Launch at Spaceport America written by Alice Carruth, Public Relations Director for Spaceport America New Mexico State University’s student rocket team the “Atomic Aggies” held two successful rocket launches at Spaceport America on Saturday, September 19. The Atomic Aggies were due to compete in the 2020 SpaceportRead More →

The Bureau of Land Management seeks nominations to fill vacancies on National Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board  GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. — The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) is seeking nominations to fill three positions on its National Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board. The National Wild Horse and Burro AdvisoryRead More →

Lt. Governor Howie Morales called into the Bravo Mic Communications studios with Lyndsey Kalson of Las Cruces Today to announce the Las Cruces and Dona Ana County portion of funds being allocated from the national CARES Act. According to Lt. Governor Morales, Las Cruces City Government will receive over $7Read More →

After finishing up his New Mexico State men’s basketball career this past March and receiving his bachelor’s degree this summer, Ivan Aurrecoecha has signed a professional contract with Thor Akureyi, a men’s basketball team based out of Akureyi, Iceland. Aurrecoechea’s new squad is the best professional men’s basketball league inRead More →

Grants to Improve Water Access in Doña Ana County WASHINGTON— $100,000 in Community Facilities Grants have been awarded to the Doña Ana Mutual Domestic Water Consumer Association by USDA-Rural Development to maintain reliable water service for over 2,000 New Mexicans living in rural areas of the county. The $100,000 inRead More →

Recovery Council Urges Businesses to Apply for Loan Program The state of New Mexico’s Economic Recovery Council is urging small businesses that have been hard hit by the COVID-19 public health emergency to apply for an emergency loan program now available through the New Mexico Finance Authority. The Small BusinessRead More →

Space Exploration Grants to UNM, NMSU, Navajo Technical College   Funds for fellowships will support STEM opportunities for minority students, space exploration programs   WASHINGTON—Nearly $2.3 million in combined awards from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) will be granted to 3 New Mexico universities for fellowships supporting minority andRead More →