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Rio Rancho Observer

409 NM 528 NE - Suite
Rio Rancho, NM 87124

The Rio Rancho Observer is THE community newspaper for Rio Rancho New Mexico. We are locally owned and operated by RR Community Publishing LLC. Our Print Edition publishes each Sunday (23,500 circulation) and Wednesday (12,000 circulation). Our website is updated intermittently – please visit us often, or better yet, make us your home page.

Key staff

Rockford M. Hayes — Publisher
Mike Hartranft — Editor
Alex Raab — Circulation
Phyllis Santora — Advertising

New Mexico Press Association

PO Box 95198 • Albuquerque, NM 87199
Phone: (505) 275-1241 • Fax: (505) 275-1449 • E-mail:

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR: Jeff Walter • (505) 275-1377 •
OFFICE MANAGER: Holly Aguilar • (505) 275-1241 •


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Our new web site allows you to share your views about the industry with your peers at the NMPA. What did you think of the sessions at the convention? What was your best take away from the sessions? What do you think about other industry topics? What is your paper doing that you want to share with others?MORE...


July 28, 2017

NMPA Board of Directors Meeting

Board meeting Taos MORE...

April 28, 2017

NMPA Board of Directors Meeting

NMPA Board Meeting Las Cruces MORE...

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