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Feliz Aniversário Mariachi Unido!

Lovingly stitched together, both literally and figuratively, Mariachi Unido celebrates its 15th anniversary this year! Band...
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The Definition of Art

Art can be defined in many ways, it can take many shapes, and create powerful emotional responses within us. I’ve yet to meet a...
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On the Cover: Electrical Box Art!

Julie Chester, Karla Hamel Niemeier, Mary Garwood, Elijah Nieto The Pearl of the Pecos Arts and Culture District has partnered...
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Focus on Carlsbad Summer 2020: Letter from the Editor

Between busy schedules and all the obligations that come with adulthood, making some time for totally pointless fun and...
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Success Makers: Focus Artesia 2020 Summer

I started the Success Maker Award because I've always felt teachers are underpaid and underappreciated. I saw first-hand how...
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Ruidoso Downs’ Job Fair

RUIDOSO DOWNS, New Mexico (April 10, 2018) — The Job Fair this Saturday at Ruidoso Downs and Billy The Kid Casino offers summer...
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Press Release: Ruidoso Downs Race Track Announces Major Corporate Sponsors for 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE RUIDOSO DOWNS, New Mexico (February 12, 2018) — Ruidoso Downs Race Track and Casino has announced its...
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NMDA Working with Law Enforcement on Gas-Pump Skimming Cases

LAS CRUCES – Have you ever used a credit or debit card to purchase gasoline at the pump? If so, you may want to brush up on your...
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Pecan Weevil Quarantine In Effect

**FAQs have been added to this release** SE NEW MEXICO – The New Mexico Department of Agriculture issued an emergency pecan...
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Ruidoso Downs Announces Trial Purse Increases And Supplemental Nomination Incentive

RUIDOSO DOWNS, New Mexico (October 27, 2017) – The trial purses for the 2018 Triple Crown series – both futurities and derbies –...
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