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Reasons to Ramble, Part II

  • November 21, 2018

by Whitney Elks Chronic diseases have become a point of focus for public health worldwide. They cost estimates of up to... Continue Reading

Tulie Turkey Time

by Maureen Schmittle, Otero County Health Promotion Specialist Approximately 48 people participated in the third annual Tulie Turkey Time on Thursday... Continue Reading

Tucumcari Five Mile Park Design Workshop

  • September 10, 2018

The City of Tucumcari, a VIVA Connects Action Community, hosted a design workshop last night for residents to share their future... Continue Reading

Cuba is now home to an official Continental Divide National Scenic Trail stamp

  • July 13, 2018

Cuba is now home to an official Continental Divide National Scenic Trail stamp, one in a series of nationwide collectible cancellation... Continue Reading

Reasons to Ramble

The following story was written by Whitney Cappellucci, a current med student at The University of New Mexico originally from Raton,... Continue Reading

National Park Service Rivers, Trails, and Conservation Assistance Program Call for Applications

  • April 20, 2018

The National Park Service’s (NPS) Rivers, Trails, and Conservation Assistance (RTCA) program supports community-led natural resource conservation and outdoor recreation projects across the... Continue Reading

Updates to Physical Activity Benefits and Guidelines

  • March 6, 2018

The 2018 Physical Activity Guidelines Advisory Committee released its 2018 Physical Activity Guidelines Advisory Committee Scientific Report. The 779 page report details... Continue Reading

Grants Kicks Off Relationship with National Park Service

  • December 7, 2017

The City of Grants held a kick-off meeting this week to determine the direction of its relationship with the National Park... Continue Reading

Step Into Cuba Launches Passport Program

  • October 31, 2017

Step Into Cuba’s new Passport program is designed to introduce people to the many places to walk in and around the... Continue Reading

Town of Edgewood wins National Park Service Award

  • October 26, 2017

The Town of Edgewood has been chosen to receive technical assistance from the National Park Service’s (NPS) Rivers, Trails, and Conservation... Continue Reading