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    Tuesday, November 12, 2019
    Job Fair for Sagamore Wind Project NOW HIRING Crane Operators Heavy Equipment Operators Laborers Skilled Laborers Electrical Laborers Forklift Operators Wind Technicians Must be willing to travel.  Wind experience preferred, but not required.  Excellent benefits and EOE. Learn more and apply at the Job Fair being held Thursday, Nov. 21, 2019 4-7pm at Best Western Plus Portales Inn  223 W. ...read more
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    Thursday, October 31, 2019
    Girl Scouts of New Mexico Trails Announces Retirement of CEO Peggy Sanchez Mills and Executive Search Partnership with Evergreen Executive Source, LLC Contact: Anita Griego, (505)923-2512, agriego@nmgirlscouts.org For Immediate Release Albuquerque New Mexico October 28, 2019 The Girl Scouts of New Mexico Trails Board President Becky Teague announced today that long term CEO Peggy Sanchez ...read more
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    Thursday, October 31, 2019
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    Thursday, October 17, 2019
    PORTALES, NEW MEXICO, October 16, 2019 – Five New Mexico hospitals, serving the state’s rural communities, earned the Hospital Improvement Innovation Network (HIIN) award, one of New Mexico Hospital Association’s (NMHA’s) premier honors for hospital quality. Hospitals were honored for projects that enlisted multiple teams and approaches to reduce hospital readmissions, the occurrence of ...read more
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    Thursday, October 10, 2019
    GROUNDBREAKING -- Cannon Federal Credit Union broke ground on its new Portales location on Thursday, Oct. 10. Company officials say the site, located at 1675 N. Kilgore, near Walmart, will be the site of a drive-through ATM within the next 90 days. A full branch is planned for the future. CFCU President/CEO said the company has owned the land for several years and the time is right to finally open ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, General News Article
    Friday, October 04, 2019
    EXTRA! EXTRA! READ ALL ABOUT IT! October issue of WARM HEART NEWS
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    Wednesday, October 02, 2019
    The NMDOT has advised the City of Portales Public Works Street Superintendent of a pending road project slated for 10/15 thru 10/22/19 on North Main Street from 1st Street to the railroad approach. Their Traffic Control Plan (TCP) includes shutting down all traffic within the work area until project completion. This project will be influenced by weather.   Thank you.   Joan ...read more
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    Tuesday, September 03, 2019
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    Wednesday, August 28, 2019
    Roosevelt County wind farm, New Mexico’s largest,will power up to 194,000 typical homes  PORTALES, New Mexico (Aug. 28, 2019) – Xcel Energy announced today that construction on the 522-megawatt Sagamore Wind Project in Roosevelt County will commence in the fourth quarter. Once completed, it will provide enough clean, affordable electricity to power close to 194,000 typical homes annually, ...read more
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    Monday, August 05, 2019
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    Wednesday, July 03, 2019
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    Friday, May 31, 2019
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    Tuesday, May 21, 2019
    Leadership Portales recently announced a new program aimed at helping local youth explore opportunities for growth through summer and after-school programs such as camps, classes, leagues and arts training. The program offers a "passport" certificate worth up to $100 toward a program. The application must have a teacher, coach or church leader's sponsorship. The deadline for submission for the ...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
    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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