Fishing report —

This fishing report, provided by the Department of Game and Fish and thefishphone.com, has been generated from the best information available from area officers, anglers, guides and local businesses. Conditions may vary as stream, lake and weather conditions alter fish and angler activities.

On the shelves —

The following books are available from the Tucumcari Public Library. For more information call 461-0295. Fiction “Happy Birthday” by Danielle Steel. A woman, her daughter and a former football player arrive at their own crucial turning points on the same day. “Now You See Her” by James Patterson and Michael Ledwidge. Nina Bloom is forced [...]

Kids’ gear: Sports pads keep your kids safe and comfortable

G-Form knee pads

McClatchy-Tribune The G-Form elbow, shin and knee pads are made from a lightweight material made specifically to flex with your joints and become rigid upon impact. The innovative exoskeleton design ensures comfortable protection with less bulk while your kid is on their bike, on the slopes or on the field. The Reactive Protection Technology provides [...]

On the shelves — Aug. 17

The following books are available from the Tucumcari Public Library. For more information call 461-0295. Fiction “The Devil Colony” by James Rollins. The discovery of a lost colony reveals a conspiracy from the nation’s founding. “A Dance with Dragons” by George R. R. Martin. After a colossal battle, the Seven Kingdoms face new threats; Book [...]

Moms Gear: Make quick and healthy fruit popsicles for you and the kids

Zoku

Maggie O’Neill Being able to freeze a popsicle to readiness in seven minutes should appeal to any mom, but especially those wanting to provide a fruit-based treat in practically no time at all. The Zoku Quick Pop Maker allows users to do just that. Moms can have popsicles of any kind ready for their kids [...]

On the shelves —

The following books are available from the Tucumcari Public Library. For more information call 461-0295. Fiction “Against All Enemies” by Tom Clancy with Peter Telep. Maxwell Moore pursues the terrorists who killed his C.I.A. colleagues in a bomb attack in Pakistan. “State of Wonder” by Ann Patchett. Tin the Amazon, a researcher seeds her former [...]

Community briefs — June 29

Liberty report now available Liberty Mutual Domestic Water System Association advises its members that the 2010 Liberty Mutual Domestic Water System Association Consumer Confidence Report is available to its members. If a member is interested in receiving a copy, call 575-461-1913. —Staff reports

Eastbound I-40 reopens

Eastbound Interstate 40 has been reopened east of San Jon according to New Mexico State Police dispatech. Tucumcari Fire Chief Mike Cherry said the fire started near mile marker 366 on the south side of the highway. He said four fire crews were called out to the scene.

Community briefs — June 15

Confidence report available This year’s Consumer Confidence Report on Rural Area Development Cooperative water is now available. Call Donna Lafferty at 575-461-9852 for the report.

Mother of Confusion: Two great apps for preschoolers

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Genevieve Hinson Awesome, a PBS preschooler app for the Droid! For those geeky smartphone users with kids, PBS has launched Super Why, their first app for the Android. No need to panic iPhone users, the app was made available for your platform last year. The Super Why app helps kids achieve the power to read [...]