Local News Releases

These releases come from other sources than the Grant County Beat. This category will include events in and news releases from Grant, Catron, Hidalgo and Luna counties.

Friday, Jan. 26

Welfare check
Cottonwood Road
Caller called back while deputies were en route and stated they made contact and that everything was okay.

Injuring/tampering with motor vehicle
Cuprite Court – Tyrone
Daughter’s car was egged last night and possibly tampered with as it will not start.

Friday, Jan. 26

Welfare check
Debby Drive
Caller stated that a dog inside a residence has been crying for two nights and she thinks something may be wrong with the neighbor.

Unwanted subject
E. 6th and N. Bullard streets
Caller stated a named male is at the corner of the Hub and he doesn’t want him there.

unnamedSilver City, NM, January 29, 2018—Adrienne Dare, a representative of Compassion and Choices, will be the speaker at the February 6th PFLAG meeting, 7:00 PM at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 3845 N. Swan. Refreshments will be served.

 Permaculture Silver City

Monthly meeting

The Commons (aka The Volunteer Center)
501 E 13th St
Silver City, NM 88061
(13th & Corbin east of the Food Basket, access from 12th St or Swan St)

17 February 2018 (3rd Saturday of every month)

1pm - 3pm

For the weekend beginning Friday January 26, 2018 at 4:00 pm and ending Monday January 29, 2018 at 8:00 am Officers of the Silver City Police Department responded to 47 calls for service and had 177 self-initiated activity, and made 7 arrests including 1 for DWI. Included in the above calls for service are 1 Fight, 2 Domestic Disturbance, 2 Loud Music, 2 Utility Complaints, 1 Harassment, 5 Welfare Checks, 4 Unwanted Subject, 2 Suspicious Person, 6 Citizen Assist, 4 Noise Complaint, 1 Hit & Run Accident, 2 Private Property Accident, 1 Vehicle Accident No Injuries.

 Feb. 4 at 10 am, 3845 North Swan Street - "Our Story. Our Voice. DACA: What’s Next?” Hear from local students who have been protected under DACA, the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals. Listen to their stories and their successes and learn about the DACA program that was recently rescinded by the Trump administration.

Bayard Police Department

Wednesday, Jan. 24

Criminal trespass warning
N. East Street
Attempt to make contact with a named individual to issue CTW/had negative contact.

Watson Street
Caller advised they allowed a female to take a shower and caller believes she stole two cellphones and some shorts. Officer on scene.

Monday, Jan. 22

Welfare check
N. Swan Street
Caller advised that a male has fallen out of his wheelchair on Gold Street and is lying next to a black pickup truck. Officer had contact on Gold Street.

La Plata Middle School
No report.

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The Grant county Beat continues to bring you new columnists. New this past week are the Christian Corner, for those who are already Christians or are exploring the beliefs.

The second is a business-centered column—Your Business Connection by the New Mexico Business Coalition. The group works to make policy in the state of New Mexico better for all businesses, large and small.

The Beat has a new column for you gardeners out there. The Grant County Extension Service will bring you monthly columns on gardening issues. The first one posted is on Winterizing your houseplants and patio plants.

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