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‘Local Service. Global Reach’ ... DNCU Celebrates International Credit Union Day By Giving Back

on October 16, 2019 - 9:20am
DNCU CEO/President Chuck Valenti
 DNCU News:
ESPANOLA — Credit union members around the world will celebrate International Credit Union Day®, an annual event to commemorate the credit union movement’s impact and achievements.
This year marks the 71st anniversary. In honor of this special day, Del Norte Credit Union invites its staff, members and the entire community to join us in cleaning up the Valdez Park at 720 Vietnam Veterans Memorial Park Road in Espaola.
A designated DNCU team will be out at the park 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Topper Marching Band Practices At Sullivan Field

on October 16, 2019 - 9:11am

Los Alamos High School Marching Band Tuesday at Sullivan Field practicing for a New Mexico wide competition, namely the Zia Marching Band Fiesta, which will take place Saturday at UNM Stadium in Albuquerque. Photo by Ken Hanson

Percussion section. Photo by Ken Hanson

Brass section on the move. Photo by Ken Hanson

Guard flags. Photo by Ken Hanson

Final cord. Photo by Ken Hanson

Post-practice review. Photo by Ken Hanson

NWS: Today’s High Near 68; Tonight’s Low Around 40

on October 16, 2019 - 9:00am

The National Weather Service forecasts today’s high in Los Alamos near 68 with sunny skies and tonight’s low around 40. Courtesy/NWS

Daily Postcard: View From Graduation Canyon Trail

on October 16, 2019 - 8:53am

Daily Postcard: Students from the Los Alamos Ranch School rode horses from Fuller Lodge to this overlook where the graduation ceremonies were held. The Graduation Canyon Trail links the end of Pine Street to Sombrillo Court and the Los Alamos Mesa Trail. The canyon is rocky and dotted with pines, and ends at a dramatic pouroff into Pueblo Canyon. To learn all about the trails to hike inside the Passport to the Pajarito Plateau program underway at the Los Alamos Nature Center, click here. Photo by Jenn Bartram/

Los Alamos Firefighters Honor Donna McHenry

on October 15, 2019 - 5:06pm

Los Alamos Fire Chief Troy Hughes, back row at left, firefighters and administrative staff gather today at Fuller Lodge to honor their own Donna McHenry who is retiring after being on the job since 2009. Photo by Jenn Bartram/

Ponderosa Pines Shares Charging Station Usage With Community

on October 15, 2019 - 4:46pm

Ponderosa Pines Apartments is making available to the community its ChargePoint (Electric Vehicle Charging Station) at 3000 Trinity Dr. The one charging station can charge two vehicles at the same time. The charging station is on the south side of building 1, just 0.3 mile from the Reel Deal Theater. Visit to sign up for an account, download the app and start charging. Photo by Jenn Bartram/