• Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT May 2 SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY 12:03 a.m. – Officer dispatched to North Sixth Street and West Chisum Avenue in reference to suspicious activity.…

  • Roswell Shriners outline hospital work

    Roswell Shriners Roy Capps, left, and Donny Degray speak to the Rotary Club last week at Hotel Artesia. The Shriners gave a presentation on the…

  • Land office: Income surges from activity on state trust lands

    With two months left in Fiscal Year 2017, State Land Commissioner Aubrey Dunn today announced the State Land Office has collected $450 million, which exceeds…

  • State auditor finds massive theft in tiny Otis

    State Auditor Tim Keller has notified law enforcement today of an apparent theft of an estimated $850,000 in funds at the Otis Mutual Domestic Water…

  • Proto Leyva Jr.

    A funeral mass is scheduled for 10 a.m. Thursday, May 4, at Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church for Proto Leyva Jr. of Artesia. Leyva,…

  • CASA gets donation, new member

    Above, Century 21 Black Gold employees recently held a garage sale fundraiser, with proceeds benefiting the Eddy County Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) office building…

  • Winna Mae Gage

    Memorial services are scheduled for 10:30 a.m. Monday, May 1, at Pinon First Baptist Church in Pinon for Winna Mae Gage of Artesia. Gage, 66,…

  • Michael Ray Jones

    Memorial services will be held at a later date for Michael Ray Jones of Carlsbad. Jones, 63, passed away Tuesday, April 25, 2017, at his…

  • NMWF submits letter opposing closure of Felix Canyon Road

    The New Mexico Wildlife Federation (NMWF) has joined a coalition of Chaves County and southern New Mexico sportsmen in strong opposition to the proposed closure…

  • Commission to discuss La Huerta, ‘man camps,’ GRT increments

    The Eddy County Commission will further address a pair of topics that were broached earlier this month in Artesia at their regularly-scheduled meeting Tuesday in…