Socorro Rewind

January 8, 1974 OVER 600 YOUNGSTERS were at the Plaza to greet Santa, although the air was on the frigid side. Fire Chief Ernest Trujillo believes that on a sunnier day, there might easily have been 1000 children on hand....

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Festival boosts economy, tourism

More than 400 visitors flocked to the Bosque del Apache for the 34th annual crane festival last week. Julie-Anna Blomquist, event manager for Friends of the Bosque del Apache, said like many events coming out of COVID they were...

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Time to clean up the town

It’s time to take pride in cleaning up your hometown. Socorro City Councilors are all for it and suggested several ideas that could turn into reality during its last week’s city council meeting. Councilor Deborah Dean wondered...

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