If you want to unwind and forget about your problems, head to one of New Mexico’s hot springs. Whether you pick a developed resort or a pool in the middle of nowhere, you’re sure to leave feeling relaxed and refreshed. Here are 12 great soaking spots in New Mexico.
Acidic wastewater from an abandoned mine above Silverton coursed its way through La Plata County on Thursday, turning the Animas River orange-brown, forcing the city of Durango to stop pumping raw water from the river and persuading the sheriff to close the river to public use.
For all the great tributes to Robin Williams the last couple of days, many of the best have come from his fellow comedians. The sad news of Williams’ death came too late for many of the late-night shows, which tape earlier in the day, on Monday, so many shared their memories last night. Conan O’Brien kept the tone more light, telling the story of the time Williams tried to cheer him up by buying him a bicycle. It’s worth watching the full clip—O’Brien also shared a clips of Williams’ appearances, calling him “the best talk show guest in the world,” but we’ve also transcribed the story below.
New Mexico Watchdog’s story late last week about the controversial drug sweep that ticked off patrons at the Taos Ski Valley — including former New Mexico Gov. Gary Johnson — has prompted an editorial cartoon. - See more at: http://newmexico.watchdog.org/20841/cartoon-spoofs-taos-ski-valley-flap/#sthash.U6vRzgdR.dpuf