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
Every 15 seconds, a fire department responds to a fire somewhere in the United States. A residential fire occurs every 66 seconds. There is one civilian fire death every 118 minutes. There is one civilian fire injury every 18 minutes.
Acting on a petition filed by Third Judicial District Attorney Susana Martinez, District Judge Robert Robles has dispatched the New Mexico State Police to the Doña Ana County Courthouse to oversee ballot canvassing and, once the canvassing is complete, impound voting materials related to the Nov. 7 General Election.
Because of inclement weather on Oct. 28, 2000, a groundbreaking ceremony for the Doña Ana County Recreational Complex and Educational Camp has been rescheduled for 11 a.m., Nov. 4, 2000 at the Chaparral Middle School on East Lisa Drive.