Santa Clara Village Trustee Meeting
Thursday July 25, 2019 6 p.m.
By Lorie Hildebrand
The Santa Clara Village Trustee meeting took place Thursday night at Santa Clara City Hall. On the agenda were four budget resolutions including the final budget. All were approved by the council. In the Mayors Report, Richard Bauch announced that Viola Stone Park will be closed for up to two weeks due to the construction project taking place in that part of Bayard Street. Movies in the park are now over. Also on that thought, the Mayor recognized and thanked all the donors that have offered or already given movie screens to the village to replace the one stolen a few weeks ago.
HMS had an open house at the Santa Clara Senior Center last week and around thirty people were there to welcome them to Santa Clara.
Incident Start Date: July 25, 2019 Cause: Lightning
Acres: ~.10 Containment: 0%
Vegetation: Pine, brush, and Pinyon Juniper
Strategy: Monitor Incident Commander: L. Trujillo, ICT5
The lightning-caused Scout Fire is approximately .10 acres, burning on National Forest System lands, Grant County, NM. This fire is north of Signal Peak Road and burning in the 2006 Skates Fire scar.
Incident Start Date: July 25, 2019 Cause: Lightning
Acres: ~9 Containment: 0%
Vegetation: Grass and pinyon juniper
Strategy: Monitor Incident Commander: S. Manning, ICT4
The lightning-caused Canteen Fire is approximately 9 acres, burning on National Forest System lands, Grant County, NM. This fire lies within the boundaries of the Gila Wilderness, east of Mogollon Creek and north of the Gila River Box Canyon area.
By Mary Alice Murphy
The appointment of three Gila Regional Medical Center Board of Trustee members was discussed at the work session on Tuesday, July 23, 2019 and made at the regular meeting on July 25, 2019, but not without further discussion and divided opinions.
The GRMC Board of Trustees appointments at the work session elicited discussion among the commissioners on how to proceed with the process.
Commissioner Javier Salas suggested that the seven finalists be ranked in the same way that the commissioners ranked the original 11 applicants. "If [Executive Assistant] Bernadette (Coleman) is willing to compile the rankings."
By Roger Lanse
Silver City police officers were dispatched to the 3000 block of Pinos Altos Road, at approximately 12:31 p.m. on Thursday, July 18, 2019, in reference to a physical domestic complaint. When officers arrived on scene contact was made with a TLC employee who was working construction on Pinos Altos Road. The employee told officers that a ‘half-naked’ adult female ran toward them, and two males, later identified as Kevin Duran, 33, of Silver City, and Naven Rosales, 35, also of Silver City, were running after her. The employee, according to an incident report, told officers he and a co-worker put the female in one of their work vehicles.
These results go along with the photos by Frank Kenney taken in Luna on July 20, 2019
Arcel Allsup Memorial Team Roping:
1 Brandon Gonzales/Daylon Frost 5.15
2 Brandon Gonzales/Tim Gonzales 5.34
3 Clay Reidhead/Mark Carlisle 5.78
4 Josh Siggins/Myles John 5.93
5 Carson Lee/Cooper Wagner 6.28
6 Travis Erricson/Shawn Shirley 7.32
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