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    Thursday, August 15, 2019
    PUBLIC NOTICE: Water Conservation Required August 19-22: The City of Portales is currently renovating the City’s water storage tanks and we need your help August 19-22. On Monday 8/19/19, Tuesday 8/20/19, Wednesday 8/21/19, and Thursday 8/22/19, we will be interrupting the wellfield flow to allow the contractors to work. We do not expect any water outages; however, we need you to restrict your ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Community, General News Article
    Thursday, August 15, 2019
    Biggest Catfish Challenge Derby11th Annual at Oasis State ParkPortales NM  Saturday August 31, 2019Derby hours 5p-9p$5 Registration is open 3:30p – 7p  Adult Prizes(16 and older)1st place $100.002nd place $75.003rd place $50.00Junior Prizes (up to 15 years old)1st place $100.002nd place $75.003rd place $50.00Prizes will be awarded immediately after the derby. Prizes will be based on weight of ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Community, Event information, Press Release
    Tuesday, August 13, 2019
    The New Mexico Baptist Children’s Home and Family Ministries and Interim Hospice will be conducting a Journey of Grief Seminar on Friday, September 13, 2019 from 9 a.m. to 12 noon at the Family Ministries Building (320 South Avenue A). There are no charges or fees, but we would like to ask participants to register by September 11 to get a number of attendees for space.  There are two different ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, General News Article, Community, Event information, Press Release
    Monday, August 12, 2019
    ENMU’s Part Time Student Job Fair.When: Monday, August 26, 2019 Time: 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Where:  ENMU Portales NM,  Campus Union Building – Sandia roomThe student job fair is an excellent opportunity to find qualified, enthusiastic part-time employees. This is a great way to reach a lot of potential employees in a short amount of time. We encourage you to participate if you need to fill part ...read more
    Categories: Business news, Community, Community, Economic, Education, Event information, General News Article, Press Release
    Friday, August 09, 2019
    FIFTH FRIDAYFriday, August 30, 2019Portales Creative GroupART SHOW5pmYam TheatrePortales NMDANCINGMUSICINTERACTIVE ART& MOREFor more info find Portales Creative Group on facebook
    Categories: Community, Event information, Press Release, Community, General News Article
    Wednesday, August 07, 2019
    Portales City Sports Fall Sports Registration Deadlines & Fees Tackle Football - Thurs Aug 15 - $100 Volleyball - Tue Aug 20 - $60 Cheer - Tue Aug 27 - $65 Soccer - Tue Aug 27 - $60 Flag Football - Fri Aug 30 - $50 Ages vary by sport REGISTER AT THE REC CENTER 1001 W. 18th Street, Portales ​575-356-8598  www.portalesnm.gov
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Community, Press Release
    Monday, August 05, 2019
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    Tuesday, July 30, 2019
    Applications are now available for the 2019-20 class of Leadership Portales. Class members become part of a tight-knit group of community leaders from different backgrounds that experience a nine-month program of learning about themselves and the community. They leave with an expanded network of contacts and information and training to help them succeed in business and community leadership of ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, General News Article, Chamber, Community, Community, Education
    Wednesday, July 24, 2019
    The Food Bank of Eastern New Mexico has recently launched a Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Outreach and Advocacy Program aimed to help provide SNAP application assistance to low-income families applying for benefits and increase awareness of the SNAP Program. The SNAP Program, formerly and commonly known as food stamps, is a federal nutrition program from the USDA. SNAP provides ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Community, Press Release
    Tuesday, July 23, 2019
    Mental Health Resources, Inc. has been accredited for a period of three years for their Outpatient Treatment and Residential Treatment Programs.  This is the first accreditation that the international accrediting body, CARF, has given to MHR.  To learn more details from MHR: Click Here
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Business news, Community, Press Release
    Wednesday, July 03, 2019
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    Friday, June 07, 2019
    Portales – The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) is performing maintenance surface repair work on U.S. 70 from mile marker 423 to mile marker 427 in Portales. The 4-mile maintenance project is expected to be complete this summer, weather permitting. During the work motorists can expect a one-lane closure and short delays between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m., Monday through ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Friday, May 31, 2019
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    Tuesday, May 28, 2019
    Portales City Pool Summer 2019 Now Open Regular hours: Tuesday-Sunday 1-5:45pm Night Swim: Tuesday-Thursday 6-7:45pm Baby Pool: Tuesday-Sunday 2-5pm   Adults $4, Under 18 $3, Baby Pool $2 575-359-4805  *** Swim lessons will be June 18-28, $50 per child and we start at age 3.  We will begin taking registrations for that on June 4th at  the pool.  For more information, contact Jodi Diaz ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Community, Event information, Press Release
    Friday, May 10, 2019
    NOTICE OF VACANCY Floyd Municipal Schools POSITION(S): Custodian/General Maintenance QUALIFICATIONS: High School Diploma or Equivalency (GED) Knowledge/Operation of Cleaning Materials/General Equipment Ability to Lift/Push/Pull Medium to Heavy Weight Ranges Mechanical Ability Communication Skills Valid Driver’s License Related experience a plus Pass Fingerprint/Background Check SALARY: ...read more
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    Friday, May 10, 2019
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    Thursday, April 11, 2019
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    Wednesday, April 03, 2019
    Governor Lujan Grisham Signs Minimum Wage BillOn Monday, Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham signed legislation to raise the statewide minimum wage considerably. The state’s new minimum wage will go from $7.50 an hour today to $9 next January. In her State of the State speech, Lujan Grisham made raising the minimum wage to $12-an-hour a priority and two proposals were put forward, one in the House ...read more
    Thursday, March 14, 2019
    Roosevelt County Chamber'sLegislative ReportMarch 13, 2019  Only three days left!The frenzy is growing as the Saturday noon session's end looms. Much has been accomplished but several important items are still undecided. Those things still dangling in the balance are the minimum wage bill, tax reform, a measure to tap the permanent fund and recreational marijuana. At the same time capital outlay ...read more
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    Monday, March 04, 2019
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    Thursday, February 28, 2019
    Roosevelt County Chamber'sLegislative ReportFeb. 27, 2019  House begins discussion on Democrats' tax overhaulDemocrats have unveiled HB 6 which would raise taxes by a whopping $328 million. The one thing that most business owners wouldn't have any beef with is leveling the playing field with internet businesses by requiring them to charge gross receipts tax. It would restructure income tax for ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Political, Business news, Community, Economic, Press Release
    Wednesday, March 21, 2018
    REGIONAL CUSTOMERS TO REALIZE HUNDREDS OF MILLIONS IN SAVINGS OVER 30 YEARS     New Mexico regulators approved a historic expansion of wind energy generation in Xcel Energy's New Mexico and Texas service areas, a move that will return significant savings to regional customers over the next several decades.  In a 5-0 vote today, the New Mexico Public Regulation Commission approved a plan to add ...read more
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