For live, brief weekly updates of county news, tune in Wednesdays to Jack Lutz in the Morning at approximately 7:35 a.m. on The Rocket 99.5 or on Your Morning Show at approximately 8:10 a.m. on KVLC, 101-Gold, and on Magic 105 at approximately 7:40 a.m.. On Thursday mornings, you can tune in to the KGRT Morning Country Show with Joel and Patricia at approximately 7:40 a.m., then on HOT 103.1's Morning Show (approx. 8:02-8:05 a.m.). In addition, you can hear updates throughout the week at various times on AM 570, KSNM
Residents of the communities of Vado and Del Cerro who need sandbags are asked NOT to call 911. Sandbags are available for pick up at the Del Cerro Community Center on La Fe Road, just west of Interstate 10.
Four construction companies submitted sealed bids to Doña Ana County for construction of a new proposed administrative complex that will be built on North Motel Boulevard. The bids were opened in a public meeting Wednesday at 2 p.m. in the Doña Ana County Courthouse.
Doña Ana County's Office of Emergency Management, the county's Public Information Office and the Mesilla Valley Regional Dispatch Authority have finalized new procedures for quick community notification of small-scale emergencies.