Today's News

  • Film tour returns to Los Alamos

    The 2011 Reel Rock Film Tour is coming with new films and footage to the Reel Deal Theater in Los Alamos at 4 p.m. Sunday. Moviegoers can win swag and watch some climbing and adventure films. 

    The Reel Deal Theatre and the Y are partnering to bring The Reel Rock Film Tour to Los Alamos for one night only. Advance tickets are on sale now at the Y for $10 each, and will be available for $12 at the door, the day of the show. 

  • Nordic skiing also a go

    The Pajarito Nordic Ski Trail was so badly burned during Las Conchas, hopes were slim for cross-country skiing this year. But thanks to a challenge cost share from the Southwest Nordic Ski Club (SNSC) that is stretching Federal Las Conchas recovery funds, the trail will be open this winter. 

  • A frosty morning view
  • Hoard earns praise for Homestead Tour
  • NNSA honors LANL's Emergency Operations Team

    The National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) Defense Programs today announced the recipients of the Defense Programs’ Employee of the Quarter Awards. 

    Recipients of the awards are recognized for going beyond the call of duty in supporting the mission of NNSA’s Defense Programs.

  • Santa Fe National Forest waives fees for Veterans Day

    In honor of Veterans Day, the Santa Fe National Forest announces “Fee-Free Day” on Veterans Day, Friday, Nov. 11. 

    The public, especially veterans, and active members of the U.S. Armed Forces and their families are invited to take advantage of the New Mexico fall weather and enjoy the great outdoors. 

  • Brown to speak on climate change

    William M. (Bill) Brown will be speaking at Fuller Lodge at 7 p.m. Sunday about a New Energy Economy as a solution to the challenges posed by climate change.

    This talk is a part of an international effort of The Climate Reality Project.  Founded and chaired by former vice president Al Gore, The Climate Reality Project has more than 5 million members and supporters worldwide. 

  • Time ticks back an hour Sunday

    Much of the nation moves back to standard time this weekend and Acting Asst. Chief/Fire Marshal Brian Nickerson is encouraging local residents to mark the occasion by testing their smoke alarms along with replacing the batteries.

  • Pajarito Mountain: Just add snow

    Pajarito Mountain did not escape the Las Conchas fire unscathed, but thanks to what General Manager Tom Long called “Herculean efforts” by local and wildland firefighters and a new water diversion and hydrant system, most of the ski area was protected from the flames and is ready to open. 

    “We’re working to get the areas that burned rehabilitated, and if Mother Nature helps us out we’ll be good,” Long said.

  • Out and about 11-3-11

    Art openings