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Registration Is Open ... Now Let’s Play Hockey!

on October 19, 2019 - 10:00am

Angel Fire Resort Opening Date; Ski Season Changes

on October 18, 2019 - 8:05am
This will be the final year of the World Championship Shovel Races at Angel Fire Resort. Courtesy/AFR
Angel Fire Resort opens Dec. 13 for the 2019-2020 ski season. Courtesy/AFR
AFR News:
ANGEL FIRE Angel Fire Resort has announced it will open Dec. 13 for the 2019-2020 ski season.
Known as one of the “Best Family Ski Resorts in North America,” Angel Fire Resort is investing in an upgraded on-mountain web-camera, offering deep discounts for teachers and military members, and making plans for its final year of the World Championship Shovel Races. 
Angel Fire Resort winter season

In And Around Town: Oct. 18, 2019

on October 18, 2019 - 7:08am


 In and Around Town:

The Los Alamos Daily Post community calendar features events happening in Los Alamos, White Rock and surrounding areas. Send event announcements to

FRIDAY Oct. 18

Tour of the Milky Way Galaxy

Explore the mysterious and beautiful objects of the Milky Way Galaxy at 7 p.m. in the Los Alamos Nature Center’s planetarium. Astronomer Dan Reisenfeld will take attendees on a tour of many unique objects in the Milky Way, show them the galaxy at wavelengths invisible to the eye and explore the ultimate fate of the Milky Way Galaxy at this talk.

Girls Soccer Triumph Over Pojoaque Elkettes

on October 17, 2019 - 5:20pm

Alyssa Parker scored three goals in this game against the Pojoaque Elkettes played Tuesday afternoon at the Pojoaque High School. The final score was 11-0 for the Toppers. As a result, the lady Hilltoppers recorded their third district win against Pojoaque. The Toppers put together a solid attack that caught the Elkettes on their heels. Alyssa Parker had three goals and one assist. Tara McDonald netted two goals. Kaya Krantz, Kaitlyn McGrane, Andi Soto, Jenna Harris, Annika Fox and Izzy Hodges were credited with a goal.

Los Alamos Takes Over First Place In District 2-4A

on October 17, 2019 - 5:19pm

The Topper Volleyball team celebrates their 3-2 win over the Pojoaque Elkettes played Tuesday evening in the Pojoaque High School Gym. Photo by John McHale/


Sport and Outdoors
Los Alamos Daily Post

The Los Alamos High School volleyball team started playing their style of volleyball and came back to defeat rival Pojoaque Valley High School 25-17, 15-25, 23-25, 25-13, 15-10 in a District 2-4A showdown Oct. 15 at Pojoaque. Both teams came into the match undefeated in district play.


County Ice Rink Improvements Public Meeting Oct. 23

on October 17, 2019 - 3:33pm


The public is invited to attend a public meeting Wednesday, Oct. 23 at Mesa Public Library (meeting rooms 1-3 – upper level) to review and comment on preliminary designs for Ice Rink Improvements Project.

The presentation will begin at 5:30 p.m. followed by a question and answer period.

Improvements include new locker room and restroom improvements to the existing building.

Residents can provide written comments the night of the meeting. Public comment will continue to be accepted through Wednesday, Oct. 30 and shared with the design team.

For those unable to attend the