Department of Health reports first flu case of 2020-2021 season With COVID-19 widespread, getting flu shot important for New Mexicans SANTA FE – The New Mexico Department of Health (NMDOH) today reports the first confirmed flu case in New Mexico, marking the beginning of the 2020-2021 flu season as both theRead More →

Fall Sports Postponed Following Governor’s Update    Las Cruces Public Schools, in accordance with an update from the governor’s office Thursday, will comply with the order to postpone all fall sports. The directive affects student-athletes involved in football, golf, volleyball, and cross country.    Dr. Karen Trujillo, LCPS Superintendent, maintains theRead More →

New Supplemental SNAP Increases Being Issued in October The New Mexico Human Services Department announced today that New Mexico households receiving Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits will again receive the maximum amount for their household size for the month of October. Beginning in March 2020, SNAP households that wereRead More →

The state of New Mexico on Tuesday announced a calendar of 13 family-friendly Halloween activities New Mexicans can safely enjoy at home all through the month of October. By visiting TogetherNM.org, New Mexicans will find recipes, arts and crafts ideas, and other suggestions on how to celebrate Halloween safely. “ThisRead More →

Square Peg Podcast gets to know the Co-Director of the Transgender Resource Center Of New Mexico, Adrien Lawyer. The Transgender Resource Center of New Mexico provides support, community, and connection to transgender, gender nonconforming, nonbinary, and gender variant people and their families through advocacy, education, and direct services. If YouRead More →