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Los Alamos Ski Team Competes At Crested Butte

on March 2, 2018 - 11:40am

Los Alamos Ski Racing Team coached by Lisa Kimura competes at Crested Butte in Prater Cup Qualifying Super G, GS and Slalom races. Speed racers Chris Schembri and Aidan Ortiz run against 140 of U14 boys in the Rocky Mountain Division. Photo by RMOrtiz

Photo by RMOrtiz

Photo by RMOrtiz

Photo by RMOrtiz

SFNF Seeks Volunteers To Improve National Forest

on March 2, 2018 - 9:51am
Santa Fe National Forest seeks volunteers for projects from trail maintenance to data collection. Photo by Ross Hardage/SFNF
SFNF News:
SANTA FE  Spring is near, which means it’s time for volunteers to plan for support of projects with Forest Staff on the Santa Fe National Forest. 
From trail maintenance to data collection, volunteers provide an invaluable service to summer recreation, and to forest health and sustainability.
The opportunities include:
  • Volunteer Wilderness Rangers for the Pecos/Chama River/San Pedro Parks Wildernesses - one weekend a month during the warm

The Family YMCA's Summer Y Camp & 2018-2019 After-School Programs Registration Drive Begins Monday

on March 2, 2018 - 8:01am

YMCA News:

Registration for The Family YMCA’s Summer Y Camp and 2018-2019 After School programs begins at 8 a.m. Monday, March 5 at the Y at 1450 Iris St.

During the registration drive, March 5 through May 4, each program’s $25 registration fee is waived. Also, the Y is hosting an Early Bird Y Camp special, March 5-31, where $100 will be taken off the “All Summer” registration option.

Financial assistance applications are available for both programs and can be accessed at or at the Y’s front desk.

Full fee registration begins May 5. For more information contact the Y at

100 Days Of Winter Grand Prize Winner Announced

on March 1, 2018 - 10:43am

The Los Alamos County Community Services Department wrapped up their collaborative 100 Days of Winter program Feb. 26. 
Over 1,000 programming guides were distributed throughout Los Alamos County between November and February, encouraging residents and visitors to get out and active during the winter months. With just under 200 online participants, and over 260 entries for the Grand Prize, many shared photos of the wide variety of ways they were inspired to stay local and enjoy all the Los Alamos area has to offer.
Congratulations to our Grand Prize winner Danna

Forecast Pushes Santa Fe Watershed Prescribed Burn Into Next Week

on March 1, 2018 - 7:19am
SFNF News:
SANTA FE  Fire managers on the Santa Fe National Forest (SFNF) anticipate favorable conditions by the middle of next week to conduct a two-day prescribed burn in the Santa Fe Watershed. 
Fire managers anticipated starting the prescribed burn Friday until the latest weather forecast prompted the decision to delay. 
Conditions such as fuel moisture levels, air quality, and winds and weather forecasts, collectively play a part in the decision.
The 755-acre treatment area is approximately three miles east of the City of Santa Fe on the south end between Nichols and

Los Alamos County Little League Baseball And Girls Softball Registration Open

on March 1, 2018 - 7:17am
Los Alamos County Little League Baseball and Girls Softball registration is open.
Visit the LL website for more information:

Los Alamos Ski Club At Mogul Competitions In Telluride

on March 1, 2018 - 6:34am

Two members of the Los Alamos Ski Club participated during the last two weeks in Mogul Competitions in Telluride, Colo. Los Alamos Middle School 7th graders Stephen Boone and Alex Pantea are the only youth competing in the Rocky Mountain Freestyle from the state of New Mexico. Here Boone does an Iron Cross Backflip at Telluride. Photo by Vance Boone