Biker pileup kills two on third day of Red River Motorcycle Rally

New Mexico State Police and medical units from around Taos County are responding to a motorcycle accident involving at least two confirmed fatalities and multiple accidents on State Road 38 near Red River.
In an update Sunday evening (May 26), state police identified the two people killed as Lorenzo Cortez, 58, of Ranchos de Taos and Jennifer Lynn Ashley, 43, of Colorado Springs, Colorado.
File photoBeing courteous to others on shared public trails - whether hikers, runners, mountain bikers or horseback riders - is the best rule to follow.

Top six rules of trail etiquette

It really is going to warm up soon around Northern New Mexico (recent snowstorm not withstanding) into perfect hiking, biking, trail-running and horseback riding weather. So what should you keep in …
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Movies

Now showing in Taos: “Brightburn”

Ok, ok, "Brightburn" is the anti-Superman, the Bizarro World-ish version of the Man of Steel. There, I said it. But, “Brightburn” is more than that. In fact, it has bigger fish to fry.
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Local news

High winds knock out power to some KCEC customers

Strong winds knocked down power lines in several areas causing power outages for some Kit Carson Electic Cooperative customers Sunday evening (May 26), according to spokesman Michael …

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Taos Star Guide
Here are the planetary positions this week: Jupiter, Saturn and Pluto remain in retrograde motion, while Neptune and Uranus are both …
Former patrolman turned author personalizes border issues
Francisco Cantú has written a memoir on immigration that will kick the legs out from underneath you.
What's happening in Taos?
Talk about a turbulent spring. One day it's sunny and warm, the next it's cold and snowy. Still, it's what makes living in Taos so …
Bikers ride to remember in Red River
Preparations for the 37th annual Red River Memorial Motorcycle Rally start months before Memorial Day weekend for the friendly alpine …
Thirty-two hours of theatrical madness in Taos
Teatro Serpiente's Seventh Annual Gorilla Theatre Festival whirls into town this weekend. The festival's 32 hours of frantic …
Treasures of San Francisco de Asis
Opinion by Enrico VelasquezThe San Francisco de Asis Mission Church in Ranchos de Taos is the embodiment of Spanish Colonial …
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Sports

Powell takes home three state titles, Gunther seizes two

The Taos Lady Tigers held their own at the state track meet Friday and Saturday (May 17-18), in Albuquerque, bringing home several medals, personal bests and a …

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