• Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Feb. 16 SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY 2:19 a.m. – Officer dispatched to the 1600 block of North First Street in reference to suspicious activity.…

  • Five workers treated, released after incident at Navajo

    Five workers at Navajo Refining Co. were treated and released this afternoon after an acid release incident at the local refinery. Artesia Fire Department and…

  • Public presentation slated to provide info on potential water rate increase

    Citizens interested in learning more about the City of Artesia’s proposed water rate increase as part of its Water Conservation Plan are encouraged to attend…

  • NMSP to host Coffee with a Cop event for potential recruits

    The New Mexico State Police are actively recruiting applicants for their next state police academy, and interested potential recruits will be able to obtain additional…

  • Roswell PD looking for woman in connection with car theft, shooting

    The Roswell Police Department has identified the man who shot and killed himself following a confrontation with officers over a stolen car and is actively…

  • Phyliss Ann Lee

    Services are scheduled for noon Friday, Feb. 16, at Fresh Anointing Ministries Church of God in Waterflow, N.M., for Phyliss Ann Lee (Yerkey) of Artesia.…

  • Thomas Ortega Roblez

    Memorial services are scheduled for 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 18, at Kirby-Smith-Rogers Chapel in Lovington for Thomas Ortega Roblez of Lovington. Roblez, 47, passed away…

  • ACT to present ‘Drinking Habits’ Feb. 16-19 at winery

    Accusations, mistaken identities, and romances will run wild in the Artesia Community Theatre’s upcoming performance of the traditional, laugh-out-loud farce “Drinking Habits.” “Drinking Habits,” by…

  • Fire chief candidate not approved by city council

    The Artesia City Council met Tuesday with the intention of replacing recently-retired fire chief J.D. Hummingbird, but by meeting’s end, the Artesia Fire Department was…

  • Roswell man killed after driving off embankment

    A Roswell man is dead after driving off an embankment Tuesday evening in Roswell. New Mexico State Police officers were dispatched just before 7 p.m.…