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  • Significant winter storm today and tonight

    .AN UPPER LEVEL STORM SYSTEM WILL TRACK SLOWLY SOUTH ACROSS NEW MEXICO TODAY AND TONIGHT. SNOW WILL INCREASE IN COVERAGE AND INTENSITY ACROSS MUCH OF CENTRAL AND NORTHERN NEW MEXICO TODAY BEFORE EXPANDING INTO THE SOUTHERN PART OF THE STATE THIS EVENING.

    THE HEAVIEST SNOWFALL ACCUMULATIONS WILL FAVOR THE NORTHERN MOUNTAINS...ESPECIALLY THE EAST SLOPES OF THE SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS AND ALONG INTERSTATE 40 FROM TIJERAS EAST TO TUCUMCARI. THE SNOW IS EXPECTED TO END FROM NORTHWEST TO SOUTHEAST DURING TUESDAY MORNING.

  • WEATHER ALERT: All LAPS schools dismissing early today!

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  • Storm-related announcements for Feb. 22

    LANL has scheduled an early release of employees for 2 p.m., according to county emergency coordinator Philmont Taylor.

    There were several scheduling announcement from Los Alamos Public Schools:

    Monday, February 22nd

    All LAPS schools will dismiss early.

     - 12:30 - LAMS

     - 12:45 - Elementary

     - 1:00 - LAHS

    All after-school and evening athletics and activities are canceled.

  • Driver's face tough sledding in northern New Mexico

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Difficult driving conditions are increasing throughout northern New Mexico.

    The state Department of Transportation has not posted any road closures but a winter storm moving through New Mexico is leaving roads icy or slushy.

    Motorists are being urged to use caution and reduce their speed.

  • CANCELED! Tonight’s Charter Review Committee Meeting

  • Pre-primary convention nets 7

    Thursday, seven members of the Los Alamos Republican Party were elected as delegates to the New Mexico GOP Convention in Albuquerque March 13. The delegates include Betty Cox, local GOP Chair Ron Dolin, 1st Vice Chair JoAnn Johnson, Secretary Veronica Rodriguez, former County Councilor Jim Hall, Marie Todd and Rep. Jeannette Wallace.

  • Candidate pledges transparency

    “New energy, new vision, new direction,” is the campaign slogan driving the Stephanie Richard race for a seat in the New Mexico House of Representatives.

    The educator is running for the state legislature, she said, because she believes in a citizens’ legislature; people from all walks of life coming together to discuss issues and policies to come up with what is the best plan for the people of this state.

    “And I am running because I believe in New Mexico and in its people,” she said during an interview Thursday.

  • A jewel of a memoir

    If and when a theatrical movie is made of George Cowan’s life, it will surely borrow heavily from his just published memoir, “Manhattan Project to the Santa Fe Institute.”

    On one hand, it could be a Woody Allen comedy.

  • ALERT: Los Alamos Police issue magazine scam warning

    The Los Alamos Police Department is advising residents of Los Alamos and White Rock to beware of a couple of young men selling magazine subscriptions door-to-door.

    The young men are allegedly offering magazine subscriptions from Atlantic Circulation.

    Residents have given money to the men and received a receipt but when they later went online to check out the company, they told police it appears to be a scam and said the Web site is riddled with consumer complaints.

    Report illegal activity to police at 662-8222.

     

  • Analysis: Democratic split complicates budget work

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — The political will to compromise and make unpopular votes was a missing ingredient as the New Mexico Legislature worked for 30 days but failed to agree on a balanced budget to finance schools and government programs next year.

    The two Democratic-led chambers were far apart throughout the session on tax and budget issues. And those differences will remain when the Legislature convenes Wednesday for a special session to again try to pass a budget.