• Kirk Irby

    Irby selected for Leadership N.M. Core Program

    Leadership New Mexico is pleased to announce that an Artesia man is among the 36 leaders from 16 communities across the state selected to participate…

  • Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Sept. 28 SUSPICIOUS VEHICLE 2:47 a.m. – Offi cer dispatched to the 1200 block of North 13th Street in reference to a…

  • Albuquerque resident Bob Shipley got the idea to use old newspaper vending machines donated
by the Albuquerque Journal and turn them into Little Free Libraries. (Roberto E. Rosales - Albuquerque Journal)

    Newspaper dispensers become Little Free Libraries

    ALBUQUERQUE (AP) — Bob Shipley dislikes illiteracy and enjoys repurposing things. So, fashioning a couple of used newspaper vending machines into libraries seemed like a…

  • Courtesy Photo

    Wild horses returned to Alto

    It has been reported that the wild horses removed from the Alto area by the New Mexico Livestock Board earlier this month have been returned…

  • Daily Press implementing new publishing software

    ARTESIA — Readers of the Daily Press may notice the newspaper looks a bit “off ” over the next several weeks. This is due to…

  • Grammy’s House domestic violence walk slated

    Grammy‚Äôs House is planning its second annual domestic violence walk in recognition of Domestic Violence Awareness Month (DVAM) in October. DVAM evolved from the Day…

  • Udall, Heinrich, Pearce announce $1.2M to upgrade telescope in Sunspot

    U.S. Senators Tom Udall and Martin Heinrich and U.S. Representative Steve Pearce have announced New Mexico State University (NMSU) will receive $1.2 million from the…

  • Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Sept. 23 ALARM 7:28 a.m. – Officer dispatched to 2001 N. First St. in reference to a burglary alarm. Sept. 22 ARRESTS…

  • Free fishing Saturday on all public waters

    Anglers can fish for free on all public waters in New Mexico Saturday, Sept. 24, as the state celebrates National Hunting and Fishing Day. Residents…

  • Donald C. Smith

    Services are scheduled for 9 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 24, at Hermosa Church of Christ for Donald C. Smith of Artesia. Smith, 86, passed away Wednesday,…