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Skating Through Options – Community Participation Welcome   As plans for the rehabilitation of the Las Cruces Skate Park, 151 N. Walnut St., move forward, the community is reminded it can continue to provide input relating to the recommended options outlined in the final assessment report at www.las-cruces.org/LCSkatePark. Comments can beRead More →

Las Cruces Community Spotlight- Flying Fur-babies with Barkhouse! This week’s Las Cruces Community Spotlight is going to the dogs and cats! Lyndsey Kalson of Las Cruces Today took a moment to find out more about this amazing community-driven program with Managing Director J. “Koko” Dean to put a spotlight onRead More →

The New Mexico Environment Department ordered three prominent Las Cruces businesses to close their doors for two weeks because of COVID-19 cases. The Walmart on Rinconada Boulevard, the Albertsons on Lohman Avenue and Texas Roadhouse, also on Lohman, each had four or more rapid responses within the last 14 days, the stateRead More →

The Governor issued several adjustments intended to clarify the intent of the emergency public health order effective through November 30th   The changes restrict “big box” stores and other large retailers from operating in-person services. Animal grooming services may not operate. Plant nurseries and Christmas tree lots may only operateRead More →

Community Forester Gives New Meaning to Tree of Knowledge   Student Government students from Mayfield High School recently received hands-on learning from the City Community Forester when they participated in tree planting as part of a non-traditional education activity. (COVID safe practices were strictly adhered to such as wearing masks,Read More →

Aviation Boatswain’s Mate (Equipment) 2nd Class Payson Rogers, left, from Las Cruces, New Mexico, recites the oath of enlistment to Lt. Cmdr. Andrew Kirchert, both assigned to USS Gerald R. Ford’s (CVN 78) air department, during an aerial re-enlistment ceremony Nov. 13, 2020. Under the leadership of Carrier Strike GroupRead More →

Pfizer announced Monday the launch of a coronavirus immunization pilot program involving four states to help with planning vaccine delivery and deployment. Last week, Pfizer announced its vaccine candidate looks to be 90% effective. The four states, which include Rhode Island, Texas, New Mexico and Tennessee, were chosen for theRead More →