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MAY 2021: In this Issue


In May we honor high school graduates; a time for celebration and for change. Perhaps the Class of 2021 will be going to college or tech school; or out into

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Mandatory10-digit Dialing Coming

The Federal Communications Commission is permanently changing NM to a 10-digit telephone dialing system for 575 and 505 area codes. The 10-digit dialing transition period began on April 24, and

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In New Mexico, we import 99% of what we eat. Many of us take that food for granted. Yet, the average supermarket holds only two to four days’ worth of

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MAY 2021

The Village of Questa Council Meetings are held on the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of the month via GoToMeeting. All meetings are virtual and open to the public, including an

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Fun With DIY For those who have a heart for the natural things in life, as well as an adventurous bent toward being more self-sufficient, away from the cacophony of

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Positive Thoughts: May 2021

Spring is springing, birds are nourishing their young with insects and song, the smell of green is in the air, and the sound of bees vibrates everywhere. Hummingbird scouts will

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My Mom and the Motorcycle Man May is Moms’ month, as well as the time when over 20,000 bikers ride through our area. That seems reason enough to tell you

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Taos-based SUCCESS Program Expands to Questa

Students Using Courage Confidence and Emotional Support for Success spells SUCCESS! SUCCESS is a fast-paced program that offers clinical mental health, comprehensive community support services, and academic support to students

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46th Annual National EMS Week , May 16-22

Emergency Medical Services (EMS) is a critical component of every community, and the lifeline in all emergency situations. Service providers, whether paid or volunteers, must be professionally trained and licensed,

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Torrents of water flow beneath cities all over the world, creating pressure in their pipelines which must be vented. Lucid Energy in Portland, Oregon, has found a way to harness

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Cerro Vista, A Local Community Farm

Have fun. Be in nature. Meet new people… and take home best-quality fresh produce from a local farm! Cerro Vista Farm grows best-quality fresh vegetables and flowers, grown with organic

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Rio Grande Caddisfly Hatch

Albuquerque has its balloon fiesta and Santa Fe has Zozobra. Many places also have annual celebrations around nature-made events: the blossoming of Washington, D.C.’s cherry trees, for example, or the

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