DAAC Announces Two Free Art Series in July In July, the theme is “East meets West” for the Doña Ana Arts Council (DAAC).  Two on-line art history series will be offered free of charge for all community members who register on the DAAC website.  While many COVID-19 restrictions are slowlyRead More →

New Mexico partners with OpenBeds to launch the New Mexico Behavioral Health Referral Network SANTA FE – The New Mexico Department of Human Services’ Behavioral Health Services Division, today announced that it has partnered with OpenBeds, a provider of a technology platform that identifies, unifies, and tracks behavioral health and socialRead More →

Museum awarded Humanities grant The National Endowment for the Humanities and the New Mexico Humanities Council are boosting “Virtual Learning Experiences” at the New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum with a $4,000 grant. The Las Cruces museum will purchase video equipment with the funds, according to Lisa Pugh, theRead More →

Safe Removal of Bears in Los Alamos A female bear and three cubs found raiding the neighborhood trash in Los Alamos have been safely captured and moved to a new, more appropriate hunting ground in the countryside of western New Mexico. The New Mexico Department of Game and Fish saysRead More →

New Weekend Gallery Hours and Call for Artists 2021 The Doña Ana Arts Council (DAAC) is conducting a call for artists to exhibit in the DAAC Arts & Cultural Center gallery between the months of June and December 2021.  Artists are encouraged to download an application at the “Artists’ Corner” onRead More →

NM COVID-19 Update – 28th of May, 2020 SANTA FE – Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham and state officials will host a remote news conference today, Thursday afternoon, to provide an update on COVID-19 efforts in New Mexico and related emergency public health orders. WHAT: Remote news conference regarding New Mexico’sRead More →

BLM to enact fire restrictions in New Mexico Santa Fe, N.M. – Due to increasing fire danger and to prevent human-caused ignitions, the Bureau of Land Management will implement fire restrictions on BLM-managed lands in New Mexico beginning May 20 at 12:01 a.m. Prohibitions include: use of campfires or charcoal;Read More →