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Probate Judge Anne Nobile Files For Reelection

on March 13, 2018 - 4:36pm

Los Alamos County Probate Judge Anne Nobile, a Democrat, appointed in June of 2016 and elected in November 2016, filed today for reelection. Photo by Carol A. Clark/

Heinrich On Gina Haspel Being Named To Lead CIA

on March 13, 2018 - 4:13pm

Gina Haspel nominated to lead CIA. Courtesy/CIA

From the Office of U.S. Sen. Martin Heinrich:

WASHINGTON, D.C. (March 13, 2018) - U.S. Sen. Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.), a member of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, issued the following statement on President Trump’s decision to nominate Deputy CIA Director Gina Haspel to serve as CIA Director.

This decision comes after President Trump fired Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and announced he would nominate CIA Director Mike Pompeo to serve as Secretary of State. 

“President Trump’s nomination of Gina Haspel to lead the CIA is deeply

DPNM Addresses Resignation Of Richard Ellenberg

on March 13, 2018 - 3:57pm

Richard D. Ellenberg

DPNM News:

Democratic Party of New Mexico Chair Richard D. Ellenberg resigned today after coming under criticism for his response to sexual misconduct allegations levied against state union leader Jon Hendry and former Dona Ana County Commissioner John Vasquez.

The Democratic Party of New Mexico issued the following statement:

“Our country and our state are in an incredible moment in which survivors of sexual harassment and sexual assault feel empowered to come forward, and the Democratic Party of New Mexico has taken upon itself to be a leader on this issue.

James Rickman Files For Magistrate Court Judge

on March 13, 2018 - 1:44pm

Libertarian James Rickman files this afternoon for Magistrate Court Judge. Read more about Rickman later in the Los Alamos Daily Post. Photo by Carol A. Clark/

Hugh Rich Files For County Sheriff

on March 13, 2018 - 12:46pm

Republican Hugh Rich filed this afternoon for sheriff by proxy through Brady Burke. Photo by Carol A. Clark/

Municipal Court Judge Alan Kirk Files For Reelection

on March 13, 2018 - 12:22pm

Los Alamos County Municipal Court Judge Alan Kirk, a Republican, files this morning for reelection to a 6th term. Photo by Carol A. Clark/

Chris Luchini Files For Los Alamos County Sheriff

on March 13, 2018 - 12:15pm

Libertarian Chris Luchini files this morning for Los Alamos County Sheriff. Photo by Carol A. Clark/