Cloudcroft Real Estate Update for full year 2015

Posted March 13, 2016 By High Country Posts

Greetings from the Team at Blue Canyon Realty, Cloudcroft, New Mexico!  We are writing to share the latest mountain real estate news… but first a little about our beautiful mountain area.

The snows have come and we are so excited to see that Ski Cloudcroft has opened and is bringing visitors up for some long awaited snow play! Read the remainder of this entry »


NMDOT Continues Vital Work of Clearing Roads

Posted December 31, 2015 By High Country Posts

NMDOTSanta Fe, NM – The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) continues the vital work of clearing roads throughout the state. Crews have been out working 24-hours a day since the beginning of the storm, working to keep roads safe for the traveling public and to reopen roads in the areas most heavily impacted by the storm. Available equipment is maximized so it is kept on the road and staffed, even if labor must be brought in from other areas. Below is an estimate of what has been accomplished by crews up to this point. Read the remainder of this entry »


Prescribed Fires to Resume on Sacramento Ranger District

Posted December 17, 2015 By High Country Posts

LNFAlamogordo, Cloudcroft, NM – December 17, 2015 – Fire officials on the Lincoln National Forest’s Sacramento District plan to take advantage of favorable weather and burning conditions in January. District personnel will focus on multiple projects that include pile and broadcast burning.  These prescribed fire projects are located at various sites within the Sacramento Ranger District: Read the remainder of this entry »


Lincoln National Forest’s 2016 Summer Jobs

Posted December 16, 2015 By High Country Posts

LNFWhen do I apply on USAJOBS?

NOW! Job announcements will be posted on USAJOBS between January 5 and January 30 and some announcements may only be open for 5 to 10 days.

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Christmas Tree Permits – Sales Begin November 9th

Posted November 5, 2015 By High Country Posts

Christmas TreeALAMOGORDO, RUIDOSO, CLOUDCROFT, CARLSBAD, NM – November 5, 2015 – The Lincoln National Forest will begin selling Christmas Tree permits on Monday, November 9th for $5.00 each – only one per household.  A limited number of permits will be available to be sold on a first-come first-served basis.  An individual may purchase up to four permits for (four) separate households.  The last day to purchase a permit is December 24th while offices are open and permits are available. Read the remainder of this entry »


Flu Shot Clinic in Alamogordo Oct. 27

Posted October 22, 2015 By High Country Posts

NM Department of HealthHigh-Risk Residents Strongly Encouraged to Attend

The New Mexico Department of Health’s Otero County Public Health Office will be hosting a flu shot clinic on Tuesday, October 27 @ 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM and Tuesday, October 27 @ 1:00 PM – 4:30 PM at the Otero County Public Health Office, 1207 8th Street, Alamogordo, NM. There is no charge to those attending the clinic, but everyone should bring their insurance card, including Medicaid or Medicare, with them. Read the remainder of this entry »