Son held in death of his father

The Torrance County Sheriff’s Office has charged a 24-year-old man with an open count of murder and tampering with evidence for allegedly shooting his father in a heated argument and…[Read more]

Moriarty Council to meet over Google deal

The Moriarty City Council will hold a special meeting on Friday to consider an ordinance that would finalize a deal between the city, the state Economic Development Department and Google to construct infrastructure to the Moriarty Municipal Airport.

Summer fun

Last weekend had a lot going on for East Mountains and Estancia Valley residents.

Area's five high schools all earn good grades

The state Public Education Department has released annual grades for New Mexico schools and the news for area schools is much like last year — some bright spots but room for improvement.

Torrance falls behind on property assessments

While property owners in New Mexico's most populated counties wring their hands about "tax lightning," Torrance County's assessor said she's got other things to worry about — such as not having the staff to do regular assessments.