Silver King Mine: a shiny nugget of Pinal County history
Two miners standing in front of a 20-stamp mill at Pinal CityArizona Geological Survey. (SUPERIOR, AZ) - The mining of precious minerals in the 1800’s is a rich part of Arizona’s history. While Arizona is known for the copper boom, there are many other minerals - like silver and other metals - that played a key role in the mining industry and later led to the population boom in our state.
Study reveals Love Field Airport has a $4.8B economic impact on Dallas
Dallas Love Field yielded nearly $5B for Dallas in 2021Southwest Airlines. Dallas Love Field Airport generated $4.8 billion in economic activity for Dallas in the last fiscal year.
Why You Should Visit Oatman, Arizona
Join us for a day trip to lovely Oatman, Arizona. This former mining town offers dining, drinks, and souvenir shops but the number one reason to visit is to meet the many wild burros who come to town each day and enjoy eating snacks right out of your hand! Watch our video for specifics on visiting this charming town and it's residents!
Santa Fe Plaza in downtown
This was my second time coming here. Santa Fe is a real interesting place with a lot of history. They have a law that all the houses have to look the same, even the MacDonald's was brown. Walking around the plaza gives you a feeling of what it would be like living here. Great art, music, and the people are very friendly.
Storm Forecast for New Mexico; Warmer Temperatures and Minimal Breezes
Despite the fact that a weak upper-level low will continue to track eastward across southern New Mexico this morning, it will be out of the state by lunchtime. Any lower clouds linked with the low-pressure system should also dissipate. The Central Mountain Chain and the East Central Plains may get southwest to northwest winds this afternoon, with the possibility of thunderstorms.
Exploring the Central Plaza in Taos, New Mexico
Come along with me and explore the Taos Plaza, the heart of Taos. We'll explore the streets, and learn a little bit of history while we are there. I include tips on free parking and restrooms!