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
The Animal Services Center of the Mesilla Valley will facilitate dog, cat, puppy and kitten adoptions this Saturday, Oct. 26. In addition to adoptions from the shelter site, adoptions also will take place at multiple off-site pet adoption events.
Doña Ana County Sheriff’s deputies working an intensive, annual enforcement initiative through a partnership with the New Mexico Department of Public Safety, New Mexico Department of Transportation and Mothers Against Drunk Driving reported more than 13,000 citations and arrests during the 100 Days and Nights of Summer anti-DWI program.
The Doña Ana County Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Advisory Committee will meet at 4 p.m. Thursday, October 18, in multi-purpose room 1-117 at the Doña Ana County Government Center, 845 North Motel Blvd., in Las Cruces.
Deputies with the Doña Ana County Sheriff’s Department gave students at New Mexico State University a grim reminder Wednesday of the consequences of drinking and driving, and helped provide an opportunity for students to pledge they will never choose to get behind the wheel of a vehicle after they’ve had a few too many.
The Fairacres Volunteer Fire District is hosting its second annual Halloween Festival on Oct. 31 for children of all ages who are looking for an alternative to the door-to-door, tricks-for-treats tradition.