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May 2022

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May 2022: In this Issue

Letters to the Editor: May 2022

Chevron Water Rights Transfer Dear Editor,We saw our letter to the editor published in this month’s issue [May 2022], along with the follow-up remarks from Chevron. Your readers may also

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5% Lodging Tax Moving Forward

The proposed Questa lodging tax is being received with support from the hospitality community, who understand its importance in generating revenue to attract more visitors to the area. The initiative

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Questa Health Center; Here to Stay

Questa Health Center was one of the first outreach clinics established by Presbyterian Medical Services nearly 50 years ago. Our goal was to bring much needed health care to our

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BODY MIND SPIRIT: May 2022

Re-Dreaming Re-DreamingMany of us have had dreams of how life could be. As a small child it is possible that there was something you wanted and perhaps because you made

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LIVE LAUGH LOVE: May 2022

The Greatest Fear of Getting Older What is it we fear most about aging? It’s not wrinkles or sagging skin, not loneliness, not joint aches and pains—it’s loss of cognition

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Questa Farmers Market Starts Up May 29

Questa Farmers Market (QFM) is strengthening local livelihoods in northern Taos County by supporting agriculturalists, entrepreneurs, and the next generation of local food business leaders, by offering youth internships. Our

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Community Development Workshop Recap

On Saturday, April 9, 31 community-concerned citizens of the Questa area attended a day-long workshop on Asset-Based Community Development (ABCD), facilitated by Ruben Medina of The Denver Foundation. The event

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Moving Toward More Sustainable Fashion: Part 2 of 3

CLICK HERE to read Part 1 The first installment on Sustainable Fashion (https://questanews.com/the-clothing-industry-and-environmental-sustainability/) examined the wasteful and manipulative business model of the fashion industry, its rapid-fire succession of designs, and

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QCC May 2022

P3 – Pandemic Poetry Project The Art for All workshops continue into the summer of 2022! Introductory Weaving was held two Sundays in April, and it was so much fun

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Here Come Hummingbirds

As temperatures climb, expect to see more and more beautiful hummingbirds as they migrate north. Here are a few tips for feeding hummingbirds and how to attract more of them

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OBITUARY: For Peter Mellen

December 1, 1934 – January 28, 2022 • God Speed, My Love, on Angel’s Wings Pete moved to northern New Mexico around 50 years ago when he purchased Frank and

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OBITUARY: Eduvigen R Medina, Jr.

Eduvigen “Eddie” Medina was born April 30, 1931. He passed away peacefully on April 02, 2022, surrounded by his family. He is preceded in death by his wife, Guadalupe “Lupe”

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OBITUARY: Carson Park

Carson Daniel Park, age 35, a resident of Latir, passed away on March 20, 2022. A full obituary is pending at this time and will be posted as soon as

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OBITUARY: Leo Martinez

Leo Martinez, 75, of Costilla, New Mexico passed away on Saturday, April 2, 2022 at his home. He was preceded in death by his loving wife of 26 years, Teresa

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Blue Bus Questa Route Resumes

The RTD Blue Bus 320 Questa route had been operating as an “on-call demand” response service over the past few months but we are happy to see the route resumed

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May Movie Review: West Side Story

In 1957, Jerome Robbins (concept and choreography), Stephen Sondheim (lyrics), Leonard Bernstein (music), and Arthur Laurents (book) collaborated to develop Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet story in a decidedly American way.

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ASTROLOGY: May 2022

LUNAR ECLIPSE “We have learned so much… there still remains much to learn. We are not going in circles,we are going upwards. The path is a spiral.” —Her“Nations, like stars,

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May 2022 COMIC Relief: ZED

Author Duane M. Able “ZED” currently appears in several weekly newspapers and has been collected into Corkey Comics book publications. Duane is a proud member of The National Cartoonists Society

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