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Today's Features

  • Friday

    HIGH 23° / LOW 16°

    A 10 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    SUNRISE…SUNSET
    7:10 a.m. to 4:59 p.m.

     

    Saturday

    HIGH 36° / LOW 21°

    Partly sunny, with a high near 36. Saturday night — partly cloudy, with a low around 21.

    SUNRISE…SUNSET
    7:10 a.m. to 4:59 p.m.


    Sunday

  • 1.1.2016
    FRIDAY
    Noon
    The 20th Annual Polar Bear Plunge will take place at Storrie Lake State Park. Admission to the park is $5 per vehicle.

    8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    The Las Vegas Optic office will be closed in observance of the New Year’s Day holiday. The office will reopen at 8 a.m. on Monday, Jan. 4.

    8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    San Miguel County offices will be closed in observance of the New Year’s Day holiday. Offices will reopen at 8 a.m. on Monday, Jan. 4.

    Upcoming
    & Ongoing

  • Submit your
    calendar items and notices to…
    mlopez@lasvegasoptic.com
    _______________
    •The San Miguel County DWI Safe-Ride-Home Service operates from 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. on Friday and Saturday. Rides are provided in the Las Vegas area from liquor establishments to your home, for service call 429-0336.

    •Alcoholics Anonymous Hotline is 425-3577.

  • Thursday, Dec. 23, 1965 — Christmas twins Mariann and Maribeth Bachert will observe their seventh birthday Dec. 25. They are the daughters of Mr. and Mrs. Warren H. Bachert, and they are second grade students at Gallinas Street School. Mrs. Donald Seward is their teacher. Mr. and Mrs. Bachert are the parents of seven children.
     

  • 1.1.2016
    FRIDAY
    Noon
    The 20th Annual Polar Bear Plunge will take place at Storrie Lake State Park. Admission to the park is $5 per vehicle.

    Upcoming
    & Ongoing

    Fridays
    Magic: The Gathering tournaments from 6 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. every Friday at The Spot Community Center at 1413 Chavez St. It will be standard format. For more information, contact Jaibo at jaibo.e.bailey27@gmail.com or at 469-394-4728.

    Saturdays
    9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

  • Submit your
    calendar items and notices to…
    mlopez@lasvegasoptic.com
    _______________
    •The San Miguel County DWI Safe-Ride-Home Service operates from 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. on Friday and Saturday. Rides are provided in the Las Vegas area from liquor establishments to your home, for service call 429-0336.

    •Alcoholics Anonymous Hotline is 425-3577.

  • Wednesday, Dec. 22, 1965 — Fire fighting equipment en route to an alarm on Commerce early Tuesday afternoon was forced to go to a crossing several blocks north of University in order to get around Santa Fe trains which blocked three tracks. A fire in the attic of 113 Commerce caused the alarm,  and both East Las Vegas and E. Romero trucks headed for the crossing at the end of Jackson, only to find it blocked by a freight train.

  • Sunday

    HIGH 27° / LOW 15°

    Snow likely. Widespread blowing snow. Cloudy, with a low around 15. Blustery. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    SUNRISE…SUNSET
    7:09 a.m. to 4:55 p.m.

     

    Monday

    HIGH 35° / LOW 13°

    Mostly sunny, with a high near 35. Monday night —
    Partly cloudy, with a low around 13.

    SUNRISE…SUNSET
    7:09 a.m. to 4:55 p.m.

     

  • 1.1.2016
    FRIDAY
    Noon
    The 20th Annual Polar Bear Plunge will take place at Storrie Lake State Park. Admission to the park is $5 per vehicle.

    Upcoming
    & Ongoing
    Fridays
    Magic: The Gathering tournaments from 6 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. every Friday at The Spot Community Center at 1413 Chavez St. It will be standard format. For more information, contact Jaibo at jaibo.e.bailey27@gmail.com or at 469-394-4728.

    Saturdays
    9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

  • Submit your
    calendar items and notices to…
    mlopez@lasvegasoptic.com
    _______________
    •The San Miguel County DWI Safe-Ride-Home Service operates from 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. on Friday and Saturday. Rides are provided in the Las Vegas area from liquor establishments to your home, for service call 429-0336.