News

NMC keeps counties informed through different communication media.

The communication department develops and executes public relations, marketing, and communication programs that support the strategic and business initiatives of NMC, raising broad awareness of the roles of NMC and county government. NMC communicates through weekly electronic news briefs, annual legislative reports, press releases, nationally through NACo, and on social media with FB and Twitter.

Communicating current and immediate future information on events, trainings, conferences, meetings, and highlight of county accomplishments allows county members to share best practices and to learn the latest legislative changes that may affect counties. NMC provides counties with tools that will make it easier to promote their services and programs in their community.

NM Counties News Brief

Taos County Sheriff,  deputies, and Lucas the K9 awarded Medal of Valor by Governor for role in raid on the Amalia Compound last summer. Taos County Sheriff's Department View News Brief 5.16.19

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NM Counties News Brief

May is the Stepping Up Month of Action! More than 475 counties have joined the national Stepping Up initiative to reduce the number of people with mental illnesses in jails. Many counties participated in the Stepping Up Day of Action in 2018. This year, Stepping Up is...

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NM Counties News Brief

Selected County Sheriffs, NMC officers, met w/ the Governor  opening the dialogue on public safety, gun violence prevention, and  behavioral health. View News Brief 4.25.19

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NM Counties News Brief

President Elect Sheriff Mark Cage, center, w/Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham, Cabinet Sec. Mike Sloane, Olivia Padilla-Jackson, and John D’Antonio.   View News Brief 4.18.19

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NM Counties News Brief

WOTUS comment deadline approaching April 15 Counties are encouraged to submit comments on the EPA and Army Corps of Engineers' new Waters of the U.S. rule by April 15. View News Brief 4.10.19

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