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NMED Is Rapid Hiring Wednesday Dec. 11

on December 10, 2019 - 8:53am
NMED News:
The New Mexico Environment Department is participating in this week's Rapid Hire Event.
The Department is looking to hire for a variety of positions including in science and technology, human resources and more.
Representatives from the Environment Department will conduct interviews 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 11 at Tingley Coliseum at EXPO New Mexico 300 San Pedro Dr. NE in Albuquerque.
Applicants may interview:
For more information including what to bring to the event, visit

Rapid Snow Burst Causes Multiple Car Pileup In Iowa

on December 10, 2019 - 8:50am

A multiple car pileup Monday on I-80 westbound near Des Moines, Iowa after a burst of snow rapidly caused dangerous driving conditions. Courtesy/Iowa DOT

SFCC Greenhouse Grand Opening Dec. 14

on December 10, 2019 - 7:39am
SFCC News:
Santa Fe Community College Greenhouse Grand Opening is 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 14.
The Aquaponics & Hydroponics Club invites the public to tours, educational demonstrations, food provided by local businesses and tastings of fresh produce.
Tours begin at 10:15 a.m. and continue every half hour, with 10:15 a.m. and 3:15 p.m. special fish feeding tours.
Demonstrations include IBC Home Aquaponic System Build (10:45 a.m.), Kratky Hydro (11:45 a.m.), Wonders of Algae Cultivation (1 p.m.), and Flood & Drain Home System Build (2 p.m.)
The grand opening is

NWS: Today’s High Near 43; Tonight’s Low Around 22

on December 10, 2019 - 7:04am

The National Weather Service forecasts today’s high in Los Alamos near 43 with sunny skies and tonight’s low around 22 and areas of dense fog around the state. Courtesy/NWS

Daily Postcard: Clouds Blanket View From Main Hill

on December 10, 2019 - 6:45am

Daily Postcard: Clouds blanket the view Monday from the Main Hill Road. Photo by Trisha Ancell

SFNF Seeks Public Comment On Proposed Exploratory Core Drilling Project In Sangre De Cristo Mountains

on December 9, 2019 - 7:43am
SFNF News:
SANTA FE The Santa Fe National Forest (SFNF) is soliciting public input on a proposal from Comexico LLC to conduct exploratory core drilling on previously identified mineral deposits – primarily copper, lead and zinc – on the Pecos/Las Vegas Ranger District in the Sangre de Cristo Mountains. 
The SFNF will host a public meeting 6-8 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 12 at Pecos High School on N.M. 63 to share information about the Comexico proposal and the NEPA process and to give the public an opportunity to ask questions and provide comments.
Comexico, a registered New Mexico

NWS: Today’s High Near 43; Tonight’s Low Around 23

on December 9, 2019 - 7:38am
The National Weather Service forecasts today’s high in Los Alamos near 43 with a 20 percent chance of rain and snow showers and tonight’s low around 23. Courtesy/NWS

Daily Postcard: View From Overlook In White Rock

on December 9, 2019 - 7:25am

Daily Postcard: A recent view from Overlook in White Rock. Photo by Carol A. Clark/

Science On Tap: Elizabeth Hunke On CICE Software Addressing Ice And Climate Changes On Global Scale

on December 8, 2019 - 6:41am

Elizabeth Hunke

LACD News:

The community is invited to join the Bradbury Science Museum and Los Alamos Creative District for Science On Tap 5:30 p.m. Monday, Dec. 16 at projectY cowork.

This On Tap will feature a conversation with Elizabeth Hunke about CICE, a flexible thermal modeling software that addresses issues about ice and climate changes on a global scale.

Hunke’s modeling software has helped track the changes and effects of ice melting and moving and how it interacts with global patterns.

NWS: Today High 40s; Tonight Mid 20s To Lower 30s

on December 8, 2019 - 6:37am

The National Weather Service forecasts today’s temperature in the high 40s in Los Alamos with breezy conditions and gusts up to 35 mph in the afternoon. Caution advised on area lakes. Widespread rain and snow showers with snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches. Tonight’s low around in the mid 20s to lower 30s. Courtesy/NWS