.....Advertisement.....
.....Advertisement.....

Local News

  • A promise kept

    ESPAÑOLA — To guard against the all-too-familiar disappointment leveled by adults failing to keep their word, Family YMCA Teen Technology and Recreation Center Director Ben Sandoval kept 23 kids in the dark Friday.

    He didn’t tell the kids attending a center sleepover that Los Alamos Police Department Bomb Squad members were on their way down the hill to visit them ­— just in case it didn’t happen.

    Not until hearing the Emergency Response Vehicle enter the parking lot did Sandoval reveal the evening’s plan.

  • 02-23-10 Update

    Police Beat

    A military man victimized by identity theft, damage to the library and a restaurant burglary top this week’s Police Beat. Read the full report on Page 2.

    Beware of magazine scam

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

  • BREAKING NEWS: Gov. Richardson postpones special session until Mar. 1

    SANTA FE - Gov. Bill Richardson today announced he has agreed to push back the date of the Special Session to deal with the state’s budget to Monday, March 1 at the request of legislative leaders.        

  • Council backs sculpture series plan

    The County Council accepted, with a 5-1 vote, the Historic Scuptures Master Plan Committee’s (HSMPC) 10-year plan for commissioning life-sized historic sculptures to represent five eras of Los Alamos history. 

  • New principles disclosed

    WASHINTON, D.C. – A new set of operating principles for operations across the nuclear security enterprise were introduced by the administrator of the National Nuclear Security Administration.

  • 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!

    Normal 0 <

  • 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