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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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  • FORMER ELECTIONS SUPERVISOR FAILS TO APPEAL TERMINATION - 07/13/2006

    Former Doña Ana County Elections Supervisor Mari Langford-Pavão’s termination on grounds of substandard job performance and personal misconduct will not be reviewed. Langford-Pavão failed to file an appeal to the Doña Ana County Human Resources Department within 10 calendar days of her termination notification. The deadline for the appeal expired at 5 p.m. today.

  • SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT TO HOLD A CITIZENS' ACADEMY - 07/11/2006

    The Doña Ana County Sheriff's Department will be holding a Citizens' Academy beginning in August.

  • ELECTIONS TASK FORCE ANNOUNCES COMMUNITY MEETINGS - 07/11/2006

    The non-partisan advisory task force appointed by the Doña Ana County Board of Commissioners to review county voting procedures has announced a series of community meetings -- one in Hatch, one in Sunland Park and two in Las Cruces -- to solicit public input on how the election process can be improved.

  • DOÑA ANA COUNTY AIRPORT HOSTS OPEN HOUSE, PLANNING MEETING - 07/10/2006

    Doña Ana County is updating the airport master plan for the Doña Ana County Airport at Santa Teresa. The plan will take a comprehensive look at the 20-year future development needs at the airport and will be coordinated with regional development.

  • NOTICE OF POTENTIAL QUORUM: JULY 14, 2006 - 07/10/2006

    Notice is hereby given that a quorum of the Board of County Commissioners may attend two upcoming meetings. The purpose of this notice is merely to inform the public that its elected member of the Board may be attending the following meetings: Access to Care - Healthy Communities Access Program (HCAP). The meeting will be Friday, July 14th at the Dona Ana County Governmental Center at 8:30 am at 845 N. Motel in the commissioners chambers and a follow-up meeting at Memorial Medical Center at 11:30 a.m., 2450 N. Telshor. Members of the public are welcome to communicate their respective concerns relating to the topic of the meeting to their commissioners. Furthermore, members of the public are welcome to attend.

  • COUNTY PARTIALLY DISABLES ONLINE RESEARCH TO PROTECT PRIVACY - 06/28/2006

    Doña Ana County has disabled several of its online real-estate records pages, because some documents contain sensitive personal information that could be exploited by identity thieves.

  • SHERIFF GARRISON ANNOUNCES COMMUNITY POLICING INITIATIVE - 06/27/2006

    The Doña Ana County Sheriff's Department has created a new division devoted primarily to the rural residents of Doña Ana County. The Community Enforcement Response Team (CERT) is a community-oriented policing division initially staffed by four deputies.

  • COUNTY ANNOUNCES HOLIDAY ENFORCEMENT AND CLOSURE SCHEDULES - 06/26/2006

    Most Dona Ana County offices will be closed Tuesday, July 4, 2006, to allow employees to observe the Independence Day holiday. Emergency services and law enforcement will not be affected.

  • DOÑA ANA COUNTY’S OSCAR VÁSQUEZ BUTLER TAKES REINS AS NMAC PRESIDENT - 06/23/2006

    District 1 Doña Ana County Commissioner Oscar Vásquez-Butler was inaugurated as president of the New Mexico Association of Counties today.

  • FOUR-WAY STOP IN PLAY FOR THORPE ROAD/DOÑA ANA ROAD INTERSECTION - 06/22/2006

    The Doña Ana County Engineering Office – in conjunction with the New Mexico Department of Transportation – will post four-way stop signs at the intersection of Thorpe and Doña Ana Roads. The new signs will go up on July 12, 2006.

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