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On The Job In Los Alamos: At David’s Dogs

on August 13, 2017 - 7:28am

On the job in Los Alamos serving lunch to a hungry Fair and Rodeo crowd Saturday at Ashley Pond Park, from left, David’s Dogs staff Megan Martinez, Mark Martinez, James Kershner and Francisco Montoya. Photo by Carol A. Clark/

Martinez Announces Raytheon To Add 60 High-Tech Manufacturing Jobs In New Mexico

on August 13, 2017 - 7:28am
Gov. Susana Martinez
ALBUQUERQUE  Gov. Susana Martinez announced the expansion of Raytheon's Albuquerque manufacturing operations which will create 60 new high-tech manufacturing jobs.
This announcement comes on the heels of New Mexico being ranked the third-fastest growing economy in the nation by the U.S. Department of Commerce. New Mexico was also recently ranked seventh in the nation for private-sector job growth - creating nearly 19,000 new private-sector jobs over the last year.
"This is great news for New Mexico and another example of what's possible when

Heinrich, Tillis Lead Letter To U.S. International Trade Commission Opposing Tariffs Harming Solar Industry

on August 12, 2017 - 6:30am
WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Senators Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.) and Thom Tillis (R-N.C.), along with a bipartisan group of senators, are urging the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) to not impose tariffs that would negatively affect the American solar industry.
In a letter to Chairman Rhonda Schmidtlein, the lawmakers—who both represent states that have a growing solar industry—expressed their deep concern with the pending Section 201 global safeguard case regarding solar cell and module manufacturing in the United States. The ITC will hold a public hearing on the

On The Job In Los Alamos: At Nambe Pharmacy

on August 12, 2017 - 6:29am

On the job in Los Alamos at Nambe Pharmacy in Central Park Square, from left, Daniela Perez, Amanda Kedge and Melissa Roybal. Photo by Maire O'Neill/

Did You Get Your Check?

on August 11, 2017 - 7:58am

Staff Report

If you live in the Valley or the Jemez mountains, you really want to pay attention to this story. The Jemez Mountains Electric Cooperative, Inc. (JMEC), which serves most of the communities surrounding Los Alamos County has issued capital credit checks for members who paid an electric bill in 1985, 1986 and 1987, but some have been returned as undeliverable.

The JMEC Board of Trustees met March 31 of this year and agreed to pay $2,000,000 in Capital Credits to the coop membership.

On The Job In Los Alamos: At Gateway Medical Care

on August 11, 2017 - 7:06am

On the job in Los Alamos is receptionist Clarissa Baca at Drs.Lahiri and Mesibov, LLC, at Gateway Medical Care, 118 Central Park Square. Photo by Maire O'Neill/

FBI: Man In White Cap, Possible Fake Goatee, Attempts To Rob Albuquerque Bank

on August 10, 2017 - 8:45am

FBI News:

A slender man wearing a white baseball cap and perhaps a fake goatee tried to rob a northeast Albuquerque bank Monday, Aug. 7.

The incident occurred at approximately 3:41 p.m. at BBVA Compass Bank, 7530 Montgomery Blvd. NE.

The suspect was described as a Hispanic male in his 30s, approximately 5'5” to 5'7” tall, with a slender build, dark hair and a goatee that may have been a fake. He wore sunglasses, a white baseball cap with a logo, a light-green long-sleeve shirt and dark sweat pants with white stripes.

Witnesses said the robber presented a demand note to a teller, but left without