Wednesday morning briefing: Fireworks, a trade show and one fast horse

Good morning and welcome to the Freedom New Mexico Wednesday briefing.

Hunting down

The New Mexico Department of Game and Fish received almost 30,000 fewer hunting applications for the coming hunting season compared to the previous year.

The declines included almost 15,000 fewer applicants for deer licenses and about 10,000 for elk licenses.

Website of the day

The Portales Chamber of Commerce is seeking donations for the annual July 4 fireworks display.

Question of the day

If you could vacation anywhere in New Mexico for a week, where would you go?

Please share your thoughts in the comment section below.

Trade show

There’s an electrical and plumbing trade show today at the Curry County Fairgrounds Pavilion Building in Clovis.

All things plumbing and electrical on display along with