Construction is underway in Arete Homes' newest Santa Fe subdivision of Las Estrellas, called Arbolitos at Las Estrellas. The subdivision will consist of 23 home lots on 20 acres off the 599 bypass near the intersection of Tano Road and North Ridgetop Road. "People are drawn to the location …

The construction industry has seen a resurgence in New Mexico after years of working to pull itself out of the recession. Across the board, New Mexico is seeing more shovels in the ground and more grand openings. With nearly 2,000 full-time employees, the general contractors on The List have…

A work group has been appointed to study whether the state should create a new category of legal services providers — licensed legal technicians — similar to a program in Washington state.

District 3 Commissioner Alicia Edwards pulled no punches in a statement she read at the end of last week’s regular meeting of the Grant County Commission. The statement criticized the Gila Regional Medical Center board of trustees for not providing adequate oversight of the hospital’s admini…

A change some Cobre athletes will have to adjust to for next season is playing on turf instead of grass and dirt, something the administration and coaching staff believe will benefit the district. Voters approved $7 million in general obligation bonds in August 2017 to make facility improvem…

Silver Consolidated Schools Board of Education President Eddie Flores said during a Monday meeting that the district will have two more security guards by the beginning of the next school year.  The board also approved a resolution that authorizes the issuance and sale of a $5 million bond. …

PLYMOUTH, Mass. (AP) — Companies specializing in nuclear demolition and radioactive waste storage are buying up aging U.S. reactors and promising to decommission them in dramatically less time than their utility owners had planned — eight years instead of 60 in some cases.

The Hobbs Public Library’s patron of the year approaches the essence of a Renaissance man. He started school in a one-room school house in Illinois. “The teacher taught grades one through eight in that room and you could hear what she was teaching the older students, so you got to learn a lo…

The District Attorney’s Office plans to file second-degree murder charges against a Santa Fe teen accused of killing his mother’s boyfriend during a late April confrontation.