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Today's News

  • Chandler pitches a protest

    Local attorney George Chandler planted a pup tent Thursday on the site targeted for construction of the new Municipal Building.

  • SOS unleashes fury at attackers

    There’s apparently no love lost between Secretary of State Mary Herrera and Los Alamos Chief Deputy Clerk Sheryl Nichols.
    What first surfaced earlier in the week as tensions between the two over problems with the statewide voter computer system now appears to be on the verge of erupting into a full-blown feud.
    During a telephone call as she traveled north from Las Cruces Thursday, Herrera unloaded 18 months worth of suppressed exasperation.

  • LAPS dedicates new LAHS wing

    After years of trekking to class down the road from the high school — sometimes in inclement weather and more recently through construction — NJROTC students will finally have a new home on campus.
    Before Thursday night’s school board meeting, the ribbon on R Wing was cut, officially marking the end of construction for that portion of the school.

  • Religion listings 10-29-10

    Baha’i Faith
    For information, e-mail losalamosla@gmail.com. For general information, call the Baha’i Faith phone at 1-800-228-6483.

    Bethlehem Lutheran

  • Bible Answers 10-29-10


    This has been a really negative political campaign. How should people of faith respond to this kind of display of demeaning and misleading advertising?” — George        

  • NATO helicopter kills 20 Afghan insurgents

    KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A NATO helicopter killed more than 20 insurgents after it was fired on during an operation in Afghanistan's restive Kandahar province, the coalition said Friday.

    The group of fighters shot at the helicopter with small arms and machine guns, a NATO statement said. A ground team later found 20 bombs, firearms and several vehicles. A NATO service member was also killed in a separate incident.

  • WWII US airman tells court about Serbia rescue

    BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — A former U.S. soldier told a Serbian court Friday how he and his fellow service members were rescued during World War II by fighters led by a Serb guerrilla who was later executed as a traitor by the postwar Yugoslav communist authorities.

    Milton Friend, now 88 and living in Boynton Beach, Florida, testified before a court reviewing the 1946 verdict against Gen. Draza Mihailovic.

  • New Mexico Cancer Conference Nov. 9-10

    The New Mexico Department of Health is partnering with the New Mexico Cancer Council and American Cancer Society to hold the annual New Mexico Cancer Conference and provider meeting on Nov. 9 and 10 at the Sheraton Uptown, 2600 Louisiana Blvd, NE in Albuquerque.
    The statewide conference brings together providers and other key stakeholders working on cancer control issues in New Mexico.
    More than 200 participants will attend, including clinicians, public health personnel, educators, trainers, support groups and survivors.

  • Baseball: Renteria, Cain give Giants 2-0 World Series lead

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Fans jumped up and down, shaking orange pompoms, waving scarves and chanting "Sweep! Sweep!"

    While the Giants are looking more and more like a baseball juggernaut, they're only halfway to their first World Series title in 56 years. They hope to wrap it up on the road.

  • Local tax votes buck national anti-tax trend

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Forget all the talk about voters being fed up with high taxes: In hundreds of cities and counties across the country, they are raising them.

    An Associated Press review of local election results found they boosted taxes to help pay for schools, public safety and other services they believe are essential to their communities.