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My family and I visited your beautiful city from Central Texas. Our plan was to escape the toxic environment of a big city for a week, ski and chill in one of your historic bed and breakfasts, and … more
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I feel compelled to respond to Ms. Ferguson’s recent “Give President Trump a chance” letter to The Taos News. While I agree our children should not be exposed to the sick hatred … more
In a letter Nov. 21, 1864, to Col. William F. Elkins, Abraham Lincoln wrote, "I see in the future a crisis approaching that unnerves me and causes me to tremble for the future of my country. ... Corporations have been enthroned, an era of corruption … more
Many persons deeply concerned by Trump’s anti-democratic initiatives are eager to oppose any erosion of basic American institutions and civil liberties. Happily, many are joining newly formed … more
As the new administration and Congress prepare to take over in Washington, many citizens in Taos County, and millions of Americans are asking: “What happens next?” Most believe the new Congress will waste no time in attempting to make radical … more
I just received my 2016 property tax bill for property I own near Red River and was shocked at the 27 percent increase over 2015.  This is probably the largest one time property tax increase that has ever occurred, not only in Taos County, but … more
Very many Americans are wailing, "How could the country go for Trump?!" It didn't! Hillary Clinton garnered almost 3 million more votes than Trump. But the Electoral College installed Trump anyway. Of those nations that have elections, this … more
"Immigrants are taking the jobs!" This cry is heard throughout the land, has been a throat-choking craw in the election, and is an issue that's going to keep on keeping on for the foreseeable future. We seldom, if ever, hear: "The boss … more
I met Tony Reyna 15 years ago at his shop at Taos Pueblo. I stopped in to look at the jewelry not knowing the story of this incredible man. Several years later I took my best friend from college home on leave from the Philippines over to his shop … more
Taos Democrats need to wake up!  When I went to vote, I was very disappointed to see that all county and state offices only had one candidate — an incumbent Democrat. This is not a choice and does not offer multiple solutions for public … more
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