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Thursday, April 27, 2017
The New Mexico Resiliency Alliance (NMRA) has awarded 17 communities in New Mexico for 2017, with all but two being MainStreet Communities. Portales MainStreet Program is a recipient of this opportunity and plans to use the funds as a match for the "Challenge Grant". NMRA will match a max of $4,000 in new funds raised by Portales MainStreet. In conjunction to this grant New Mexico ...read more
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Wednesday, April 19, 2017
HOBBS, N.M. (April 18, 2017) – Construction crews have started work in southeast New Mexico on the first of several high-voltage transmission line segments that will come together as a single, 240-mile "Power for the Plains" corridor linking Texas with New Mexico, delivering a more reliable, abundant and economic electricity supply to customers in both states. A 90-mile line ...read more
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Tuesday, April 18, 2017
PORTALES CHAMBER AMBASSADORS MONTHLY PROJECT Summer is just around the corner and the Portales Rec Center is in need of supplies for their Summer Programs. For Science Experiments 12-16 oz Bottles of Soda Pop Rocks For the Pool Sunscreen Goggles Diving Rings Craft Supplies Mason Jars Construction Paper Pipe Cleaners Balloons Water Balloons Pipe Cleaners Chalk Bubbles Snack Time Goldfish Crackers ...read more
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AMARILLO, Texas (March 21, 2017) – Xcel Energy projects it can save Texas-New Mexico customers $2.8 billion over a 30-year period by displacing higher-cost energy with an additional 1,230 megawatts of wind energy – enough electricity to power more than 440,000 typical homes. Most of the new megawatts of wind energy would be generated at two facilities constructed and owned by the ...read more
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PORTALES, NM—The Roosevelt County Community Development Corporation (RCCDC) welcomes the announcement of Invenergy LLC’s wind farm to be developed in south Roosevelt County and then transferred to Xcel Energy. The RCCDC supports Invenergy LLC and Xcel Energy with this important effort. The RCCDC applauds Xcel Energy for acquiring and completing this project as it will bring ...read more
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Wal-Mart’s “FightHunger Spark Change” campaign is running through May 15 at nationwide Wal-Mart stores, including Portales and Clovis Wal-Mart locations. Funds raised through this campaign benefit Feeding America member food banks and partners, including the Food Bank of Eastern New Mexico. #FightHunger Spark Change is a simple way for shoppers to join this campaign against ...read more
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