• Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Feb. 24 SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY 3:25 a.m. – Officer dispatched to South Second Street and West Washington Avenue in reference to suspicious activity.…

  • Artesia man arrested in connection with August shooting

    An Artesia man was arrested Thursday in connection with a shooting that took place in August. Artesia Police Department officers were dispatched Aug. 17, 2016,…

  • State’s veterans, military honored in Senate

    All New Mexico residents who are active-duty military or military veterans were thanked for their service Thursday in Santa Fe during Military and Veterans’ Day…

  • Wreck at Seventh, Mahone diverts traffic

    Traffic along Seventh Street near the Eagle Draw bridge was diverted for a time Thursday afternoon as Artesia Police Department officers and EMS crews worked…

  • AG warning about ‘Bahamas Grandkids Scam’

    Attorney General Hector Balderas has issued a second Scam Alert this week, this time warning senior citizens to protect themselves against the “Bahamas Grandkids Scam”…

  • Wayne Deering

    Services are scheduled for 10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 25, at LaGrone Funeral Chapel in Roswell for Wayne Deering of Roswell. Deering, 102, passed away Tuesday,…

  • George B. Humphreys

    Graveside services are scheduled for 2 p.m. Monday, Feb. 27, at Woodbine Cemetery for George B. Humphreys of Artesia. Humphreys, 90, passed away Monday, Feb.…

  • Audit of oil, gas property turns up $460K in unpaid taxes thus far

    A presentation Tuesday by the assessment corporation hired to conduct a property audit of oil and gas companies in Eddy County indicates the audit has…

  • Christian bands rock Artesia

    Above, area youth rock out to heavy music with a positive message Wednesday at the Artesia High School Auditorium as City RockFest made a stop…

  • A very blustery day

    To quote Pablo Picasso, “The older you get, the stronger the wind gets – and it’s always in your face.” If that’s the case, most Artesians…