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Benefit ceremony held for fallen Rio Rancho officer

RIO RANCHO, N.M. (KRQE) – A benefit fundraiser was held on Sunday in honor of a fallen Rio Rancho officer.

Officer Gregg “Nigel” Benner was gunned down on Memorial Day during a traffic stop. 124 more words


New Mexico secretary of state charged with theft

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico’s Democratic attorney general on Friday charged Republican Secretary of State Dianna Duran with embezzlement, fraud, money laundering and campaign finance violations, further widening a rift between the two over enforcement of the state’s laws governing campaigns. 715 more words

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Weekend Wrap-up!

The weekend running wrap-up included an easy track/flat run and a long run at a high elevation on the dirt.

The half marathon trainer I use is the Map My Run Trainer app. 424 more words


New Mexico Sketchbook

I took an end of summer vacation to New Mexico this past week and did my best to fill my sketchbooks with distant mountains, coniferous trees and hazy vistas before returning to the flatlands of  Texas – not that I don’t love you, homeland, but some variety was nice! 57 more words

Plein Air

Chasing the Moon

There is no way to know what makes one thing happen and not another.

-Cheryl Starved, author of Wild

If you had approached me few months ago or even many years ago and tell me, “In 2015 you will be hiking for 12 miles on a steep mountain trail in New Mexico on the full moon,” I’d initially have thought that it was an awesome prediction, but then I’d laugh and say that it’d probably never happen.

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