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February 2024

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  • Questa del Rio News

    13 hours 43 minutes ago

    #BREAKING: The Questa Ladycat Basketball team has been announced the 9th seed for the state playoffs. The team travels to play Laguna Acoma in Casa

    Questa del Rio News

    1 day 16 hours ago

    The Questa Cheer team is coming in first place for their regional competition today!

    Congratulations!!! 🎈🎉🎊

    Questa del Rio News

    1 day 19 hours ago

    This month, we are honoring Becky and Ernie Griego for their Years of Service and dedication to the youth sports programs in Questa. MORE: questanews.com/years-of-service-ernie-and-rebecca-griego/

    Questa del Rio News

    1 day 21 hours ago

    Questa’s Party On Party Rentals is booking up quickly for the summer season.

    Questa del Rio News

    2 days 14 hours ago

    The Der Markt in Red River has been operating since 1960. Questa native Rachael Romero spoke with the Questa del Rio News about the stores

    Questa del Rio News

    2 days 19 hours ago

    Local business run by DJ Mandonado strives to serve the community. “Of course, everyone likes to make money running a business but sometimes, taking a

    Questa del Rio News

    2 days 23 hours ago

    Dedrick Rael, son of Mikey and Annette Rael was nominated for this month’s Outstanding Youth Report. At 16 years old, Dedrick is a jack of

    Questa del Rio News

    3 days 9 hours ago

    #Breaking: the Costilla County Sheriff’s Office has announced a multi-jurisdictional operation in coordination with Taos County Sheriff’s Office, Questa Police Department, Blanca Police Department, and

    Questa del Rio News

    3 days 14 hours ago

    Questa High School Student Body President Esteban Gomez Addresses NM Legislature in Santa Fe for Taos County Day. MORE: questanews.com/qisd-student-body-presidentesteban-gomez-addresses-nm-legislature/

  • Classifieds


    Support Services Specialist, US Forest Service: This position is located at the Questa Forest Service Ranger District with responsibility for accomplishing a variety of support services. Apply on ZipRecruiter.com.

    City Carrier Assistant, US Postal Services: As a city carrier assistant, you will sell stamps, handle incoming mail, sort and distribute mail, and execute clerical duties. Apply on USPS.com.

    Environmental Technicians Wanted
    Day Shift, Full Benefits & Travel Expenses Paid. Are you seeking an exciting opportunity for growth in field based environmental work? Arcadis is hiring technicians to assist with our environmental projects in Questa, NM with travel to neighboring states. Overnight travel will be required 40-50% of year. Position responsibilities may include: sampling different materials including soil, groundwater, and air, maintaining and operating remediation systems and on-site construction work. If you are interested, please apply at the link below: htms://careers.arcadis.com/job/20270

    Vendors Wanted! The 2024 Questa Fiestas is being held Saturday, June 15 from 10am-10pm, we’re looking for vendors – food, arts, and crafts! Expecting over 800 ppl; $45 fee. For more info or to sign up, contact Yolanda Acosta at (575) 586-2052.


    Questa Senior Center Lunches. Lunches are no longer served to-go. Lunch is served from noon to 1 p.m. and the recommended donation is upward of $1.50 each. 148 Embargo Rd, Questa. Call (575) 586-0508 for more information.

    SLV Spay & Neuter Alliance Mobile Clinic offers low-cost spay and neuter services for cats and dogs in San Luis, Alamosa, and other towns in southern Colorado on a rotating basis. Surgeries include age-appropriate rabies and distemper vaccines. Microchips, bordetella vaccines, dewormer, nail trims, and mat removal are available at additional cost. Book appointments easily online at slvsna.org or call (719) 657-7076.

    Free Transportation for Qualified Seniors Monday through Thursday. Donations are encouraged. Questa Senior Center, 148 Embargo Rd, Questa. Call (575) 586-0508 for more information.

    Repurposing Plastic Project: Wednesdays & Fridays 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Come smash plastic and make wire walls! Meet the team, work your body, lift your spirit, and help the planet! At the RPP World Headquarters, the old “Movies at Home” building opposite the supermarket on Hwy 522. For more info, call or text (575) 224-7386.

    North Central New Mexico Food Pantry: Second and fourth Fridays, 10 a.m. – noon: 140 Embargo Rd. in Questa. If you need an emergency food box or other information, please call: Jeannie Masters (575) 586-0486 or (575) 779-9194, or Nancy Parker (575) 586-2096 or (505) 699-7563. To make a donation, go to ncfpquesta.com or mail to: North Central Food Pantry, PO Box 1076, Questa, NM 87556. For more information, please email wrmesquire2@gmail.com. If you would like to volunteer, please call Jeannie (numbers above).

    Questa One-on-One In-Person Business Counseling with Director of the Small Business Development Center at UNM-Taos Anwar Kaelin. FREE and CONFIDENTIAL offered on the third Thursday of every month, 1– 4 p.m., at the Questa Visitor Center. Business owners, independent contractors, and entrepreneurs in the Questa area can receive free one-on-one business consulting and support in planning, marketing, regulatory compliance, technology development, accessing capital, international trade, and more. Also offered via Zoom on the same day 2– 3 p.m.: https://zoom.us/j/5757376219. Join by phone: (346) 248-7799 with ID (575) 737-6219. For an appointment, or more information, contact Anwar at anwar@unm.edu

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    Taos County GRT
    Jan-June for 2024

    Questa 8.0625%
    Questa Airport 7%
    Red River 8.925%
    Unincorporated County 7%


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