Sandoval Signpost gets new owner

Founders Barb and Ty Belknap cap 30+ years of high-quality news publishing

The Sandoval Signpost, the local paper of record for Placitas and southern Sandoval County, has been sold to the CTRL+P Publishing Group, a publishing company owned by Pat Davis. The publishing group also owns The Corrales Comment and The Paper. The Sandoval Signpost was published by Barb and Ty Belknap of Belknap Publishing, Inc. since…

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Gov. Lujan Grisham celebrates election night, Nov. 8, 2022

MLG Wins Big Statewide, But In Sandoval… Just Barely

Governor’s margin narrowed across rural New Mexico

For a while, Mark Ronchetti’s campaign seemed almost certain it could win over a majority of voters and be one of the few Republicans in the country to oust an incumbent Democratic governor in a red wave that ultimately never came. There were even polls (by Republican-leaning firms) showing Ronchetti within striking distance of Democrat Michelle Lujan Grisham just a…


Sandoval County Keeps Its Sheriff

Democratic Incumbent Promises to Focus on Drug Trade

Democratic incumbent Jesse James Casaus of Placitas won the title of sheriff again Tuesday night, beating out Republican challenger Darrell Keith Elder. Both candidates had decades of experience coming into…

Early Voting Off to Busy Start

By Sandoval Signpost Staff Election Day looms on Nov. 8, but there’s still some time to vote early, register to vote and vote absentee – although voting by mail is…

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Bruch and Meek Keep Seats On Commission

Democrat Katherine Bruch successfully ran for reelection as Sandoval County Commissioner in District 1. In an interview with Corrales Comment lamented the bipartisan cooperation of…

Creature Comforts Tangle With County Spending

By Bill Diven It wasn’t fur flying at the doggie park although cats might have been amused watching Sandoval County commissioners wrangle over kennel space…



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Letter to the Editor: Vote Yes on Courthouse Expansion

This letter is provided as opinion/commentary from the author. You can submit your own: By Jay C. Block, Sandoval County Commissioner Citizens of Sandoval County, I…