Good morning and welcome to the Freedom New Mexico Monday briefing.
Put in a new face for fall with Fabulous Fall Faces — 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Saturday at the Women’s Medical Center.
It includes makeovers, demonstrations, refreshments, previews of new products, special offers and giveaways.
Space is limited so call for reservations.
Monday Madness, 4:30 p.m. today at the Portales Public Library, is a challenge for teens.
It features Minute to Win it! Tackle several challenges in under a minute and you’ll be the winner for ages 13-18.
Quirky quote of the day
“I have never been hurt by what I have not said.” — Calvin Coolidge
Today in history
On this day in 1957, the U.S. detonates a 1.7 kiloton nuclear weapon in an underground tunnel at the Nevada Test Site (NTS), a 1,375 square mile research center located 65 miles north of Las Vegas.
Here’s the rest of the story:
Today — Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. South wind between 5 and 10 mph.
Tonight — Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. South wind around 10 mph.