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Air Force Releases RFP For Replacement To Nuclear Air Launched Cruise Missile

on July 29, 2016 - 8:36pm

USAF News:

The U.S. Air Force released today a request for proposals to industry for its Long Range Standoff, or LRSO, nuclear cruise missile program. Up to two contract awards are expected in 4th quarter fiscal year 2017.

The Long Range Stand-Off weapon will be developed to replace the aging AGM-86B Air Launched Cruise Missile. The AGM-86B was fielded in the early 1980s with a 10-year design life. The current ALCM remain safe, secure and effective, it is facing increasingly sustainment and operational challenges against evolving threats. 

LRSO’s range, survivability, reliability and

Cone Zone: Week Of Aug. 1

on July 29, 2016 - 11:10am


The County has issued the lastest uppdate on road construction underway around the community. Please slow down and use caution within the construction work zones. Note: Children are attracted by activity and heavy equipment. For safety reasons, please keep children away from construction areas, since they cannot always be seen by workers concentrating on their jobs. 

The below information is based on a schedule provided by the contractors and may change due to weather or other delays.

Public Works Projects:

Canyon Rim Trail

  • Construction on the west leg of Canyon Rim Trail

Thieves Steal Crucial Wildland Firefighting Equipment

on July 29, 2016 - 10:42am

Bear Spotted On Canyon Road

on July 29, 2016 - 10:31am

Bear spotted near downtown at 900 Canyon Road. Photo by Anna Clark

A bear is spotted eating yellow plums. Photo by Anna Clark

A novel bear 'trail' on top of the fence line leading to and from the canyon. Photo by Anna Clark

Navigating Central Avenue Improvements Phase 2

on July 28, 2016 - 4:50pm

Public Works Project Manager Ernesto Gallegos, left, and County Engineer Eric Martinez during a meeting Tuesday with the Los Alamos Daily Post. Photo by Carol A. Clark/

DPU Project Manager Clay Moseley, left, with Public Works Project Manager Ernesto Gallegos Wednesday afternoon at the project site at 15th Street and Central Avenue. Photo by Carol A. Clark/


Los Alamos Daily Post

A critical point in the Central Avenue Improvements Project Phase 2 lies underground.

Safety Personnel Learn Mountain Bike Skills

on July 28, 2016 - 4:40pm
Los Alamos Police Sgt. Chris Ross is teaching an International Police Mountain Bike Association course this week to public safety personnel. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/