Costilla County Sheriff’s deputies arrested Stevie Maez, 18, Adrian Behne, 24 and Miguel Rael, 36, at approximately 7:30 a.m. June 6 on an array of felony warrants.
Sangre de Cristo Ranch Owners (SCRO) in partnership with Gary Pettigrew, a volunteer fire fighter with the Costilla County Fire Protection District Board, on Monday reminded residents, “We are in a 'SEVERE DROUGHT' as described by the National Weather Service Map which has led us in to a fire ban.
The Conejos Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) will consider applications at 10 a.m. Friday, June 15 for two dog-breeding businesses in rural Conejos County.
Effective immediately and until further notice, Conejos County Sheriff Robert Gurule has issued a County-wide Stage One Fire Ban and restrictions. Due to continued low humidity and high winds, Gurule has imposed a ban on open fires including but not limited to burning of trash,lawns,weeds,fields,camp fires, warming fires,charcoal grill fires and the use of fireworks.