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For live, brief weekly updates of county news, tune in Wednesdays to the Zia Country Morning Show at approximately 7:15 a.m. at 99.5 on your dial, and on Magic 105 at approximately 7:50 a.m., and on Your Morning Show at approximately 8:15 a.m. on KVLC, 101-Gold. On Thursday mornings, you can tune in to the KGRT Morning Country Show at approximately 7:15 a.m., then on KSNM 98.7 from about 8:25-8:33, and finally on HOT 103.1's Morning Show (approx. 8:10-8:15.

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  • CLERK'S OFFICE TO HOLD VOTER DRIVES, VOTING-MACHINE DEMOS - 07/12/2005

    The Doña Ana County Clerk's office will be conducting voter-registration drives, poll worker-recruitment drives and demonstrations of the office's new touch-screen voting machines through the months of July and August.

  • JOINT AUTHORITY MEETING CANCELLED - 07/07/2005

    The meeting of the Regional Border Authority, City of Sunland Park/Dona Aña County Joint Utility Authority, originally scheduled for tonight, July 7, 2005 at 6:00 p.m. at the Gadsden Independent School District Board Room,4950 McNutt, in Sunland Park, New Mexico, has been cancelled.

  • COUNTY ROAD B-20 IN VADO TO CLOSE FOR 10 DAYS - 07/06/2005

    A road in the Vado area will be closed for about 10 days while Doña Ana County road crews replace culverts.
    Beginning July 7, County Road B-20 will be closed from N.M. Highway 478 to N.M. Highway 189.

  • COUNTY AND SUNLAND PARK SEEK BORDER AUTHORITY APPLICANTS - 06/29/2005

    The newly formed City of Sunland Park/Doña Ana County Interim Joint Utility Authority (commonly known as the Regional Border Authority) is soliciting letters of interest from persons with qualifications as set forth below to serve as members of the Interim Joint Authority Board.

  • COUNTY ANNOUNCES HOLIDAY SCHEDULE - 06/28/2005

    Most Dona Ana County offices will be closed Monday, July 4, 2005, to allow employees to observe the Independence Day holiday. Emergency services and law enforcement will not be affected.

  • TREASURER'S OFFICE RAKES IN DELINQUENT TAXES - 06/27/2005

    When Jim Schoonover took office as county treasurer in January, he resolved to run the office a little differently.

  • BURN PERMIT SEASON CREATES CHALLENGES FOR COUNTY - 06/27/2005

    Since last year, requests for permits from the Doña Ana County Fire Marshal's Office to burn vegetation have spread like wildfire, and volunteer fire departments are squelching an increasing number of permitted open-burn fires that get out of residents' control.

  • NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF COUNTIES RECOGNIZES DOÑA ANA COUNTY - 06/21/2005

    The National Association of Counties (NACo) has announced that Doña Ana County is the winner of a 2005 Achievement Award for its leadership in health care.

  • EVANS NAMED 'REPUBLICAN COUNTY OFFICIAL OF THE YEAR' - 06/21/2005

    The National Association of Counties has named District 4 Commissioner D. Kent Evans as its Republican County Official of the Year. The award will be presented to Evans at the 2005 NACo Conference in Hawaii on July 18, 2005.

  • RESIDENTS CAUTIONED TO PROTECT THEMSELVES FROM WEST NILE VIRUS - 06/16/2005

    Luis Morales, Doña Ana County’s Director of Environmental Services, is cautioning residents of Doña Ana County to be vigilant during mosquito season, and to take precautions to reduce the chance of contracting West Nile virus and other mosquito-born diseases.

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