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ADOPT ME!

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Up for adoption at the Gallup McKinley Humane Society is Chico!  She is a heeler mix and her ID number is 13764.  The humane society is located at 1315 B. Hamilton Road next door to the Cedar Animal Clinic. Call 505-863-2616 for more information.

Camille’s Teacher of the Month: Susan Bongers

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Former substitute SHARES THE joy of teaching

Each month, Camille’s Sidewalk Cafe in Gallup chooses and recognizes one local teacher within the Gallup area for the Teacher of the Month award.

Teachers are nominated by students, to those who feel they deserve the recognition for their effortless determination to help local students become more than they expect.

Camille’s presents teachers with an award for their excellence in teaching. For the month of December, Camille’s chose Susan Bongers, a sixth grade teacher at Gallup Middle School, who was pretty ecstatic when told she was chosen for Teacher of the Month.

“I got the call at school and was so excited, I quickly went back...

Hundreds of women from NM go to D.C. to make their voices heard

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WHAT NOW? SOME ASK

Hundreds of women from around various towns and municipalities in New Mexico headed to Washington, D.C., this past weekend – not to attend then President-elect Donald Trump’s inauguration, but the Women’s March on Washington Jan. 21.

The event, which drew an estimated 500,000 people, was organized as a way to appeal to the incoming administration to respect diversity and human rights.

According to the event’s national website, the goal was to “join in diversity to show our presence in numbers too great to ignore.”

The event followed an inauguration of a president who, while campaigning, vowed to build a wall between the United States and Mexico...

Workforce job fair draws large numbers

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Holding it’s second Gallup Job Fair, the New Mexico Workforce Connection, proved to be successful in outdoing its first job fair by quickly drawing in job applicants in hopes of finding a job around Gallup and the surrounding area.

The Gallup Job Fair, was held Jan. 25, at their office located at 2918 East Historic Highway 66 in Gallup. The turnout was more than they expected according to NMWC Business Consultant-Nikki Lee.

“Being this our second job fair, we were really glad for the huge turnout,” she said. “Our first job fair we’re able to do about 15-20 job placements. So we’re hoping this one will be pretty successful too.”

Several positions by employers were sought...

PET OF THE WEEK

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This cute, little guy is up for adoption at the Gallup McKinley Humane Society. He is possibly a spaniel, heeler and lab mixed breed.  His name is “Beetlejuice” and he has the sweetest personality and loves to play in the snow! His ID number is #13724.  He is patiently waiting for a loving home! Come and see all of the great dogs and cats available for adoption, 1315 Hamilton Rd, Gallup.

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