Tom Udall & Martin Heinrich-United States Senators for New Mexico
Municipal Sewer & Water Magazine - September 2016 Issue
A COMMUNITY THAT WILL LAST
Pueblo of Acoma Utility Authority stretches limited resources to bridge historic past with a more modern future.
Running Medicine Calendar
??Sat, Aug 20th - first practice of Running Medicine Fall season, 8am at UNM North Golf Course. We will have a prayer run and traditional blessing to begin the season, and this will be part of this practice.
Tues, Aug 23rd - 5:30pm at UNM North Golf Course
Thurs, Aug 25th - 5:30pm at UNM North Golf Course
Sat, Aug 27th - "Running as Medicine" event being coordinated by an NHI youth leader, Jordan Lesansee. This will take place in the Pueblo of Jemez and will also include a health event for youth on careers in health. More details to come
Tues, Aug 30th - 5:30pm at UNM North Golf Course
Thurs, Sept 1st - 5:30pm at UNM North Golf Course
ALBUQUERQUE - Being exposed to rodents that carry the Hantavirus, specifically the deer mouse,
or their droppings, is a risk factor for contracting the deadly respiratory disease known as Hantavirus
Pulmonary Syndrome (HPS).
It is how two 20-somethings from McKinley and Torrance Counties died in June, according to Kenny Vigil,
media contact for the New Mexico Department of Health. The state health department also noted how
the case in McKinley County is the fifth reported death this year in New Mexico from the rodent-carrying
With six reported cases in the state, Hantavirus has claimed the lives of other New Mexicans in the
counties of Cibola, Sandoval, San Juan, and Santa Fe.
Sharing with others, our traditions of incorporating both Acoma traditions and Catholicism.