Parks and Recreation Department Encourages Safe Practices The City of Las Cruces Parks and Recreation Department reminds the community to follow COVID-19 safe practices and the State Public Health Order ( still in place which includes:     Wearing face coverings in public settings except when eating, drinking, or swimming.Read More →

City of Las Cruces Launches Las Cruces Small Business Continuity Grant Program The City of Las Cruces has launched the Las Cruces Small Business Continuity Grant Program to assist Las Cruces businesses and nonprofit agencies and organizations who have been negatively impacted by Covid-19. The one-time grants, of as muchRead More →

(Audio) Lt. Governor Howie Morales On Latest Public Health Update, “Trick or treating, unfortunately, will not be permitted this year, but…” Lyndsey Kalson, host of Real Country Afternoons on KXPZ Zia Country, and Operations Manager of Bravo Mic Communications and Las Cruces Today sat down for a chat with Lt.Read More →

The Governor and State officials for New Mexico have given another live update on the New Mexico response to COVID-19. “I’m prepared to make another very TOUGH decision,” Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham stated as she led into slides describing updates to the NM Public Health Order. LT. Governo Howie MoralesRead More →

State Encourages Residents to “Stay Inside the Triangle” Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham and state health officials this week once again reminded New Mexicans to limit their travel outside of the home in order to reduce the risk of spreading the virus. “Every time we leave the house, we take aRead 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, New Mexicans will find recipes, arts and crafts ideas, and other suggestions on how to celebrate Halloween safely. “ThisRead More →

Gov. Lujan Grisham Quarantining Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham on Monday announced she is temporarily self-quarantined in Santa Fe after a possible exposure to COVID-19 out of an abundance of caution and in accordance with state Department of Health guidelines. A custodial staff member of the governor’s residence reported feeling unwellRead More →