City Council Hears from Business Owners About Proposed Changes to the City’s Minimum Wage The Las Cruces City Council met Tuesday, September 22, via video conference, for a Special Work Session regarding the City’s proposed minimum wage for 2021. City Council especially sought input from employees, business owners or managersRead More →

Lockdowns. Social-distancing. Quarantines. How long ago was quarantine even word you could spell off the top of your head? Since the COVID-19 Pandemic reached America, they’ve all become part of casual conversations in the Mesilla Valley. They are all just parts of daily life now. But what happened to thoseRead More →

Santa Fe, N.M. – Today the House Health and Human Services Committee passed House Bill 195, the Tobacco Products Act, sponsored by Representative Elizabeth “Liz” Thomson (D-Albuquerque), Representative Joanne Ferrary (D-Las Cruces), Representative Jim Trujillo (D-Santa Fe) and Senator Linda Lopez (D- Albuquerque). House Bill 195 revises current provisions regulating the tobacco industry andRead More →