Tuesday morning briefing: Big game and affordable housing

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

Heads up hunters

More than 5,000 deer, elk and javelina hunting licenses go on sale in August on the state Department of Game and Fish website.

The first sale — elk licenses for people younger than 18 — is Aug. 4.

The second sale is Aug. 11 for deer and javelina hunts available to all.

Hunters are advised to get or review an online customer account before the sales begin.