• AGH issues additional information regarding COVID-19 death

    Dr. Marshall Baca Jr., director of the Emergency Department at Artesia General Hospital and current task force leader and incident commander with AGH’s Incident Command Team, conducted a conference call this afternoon to issue additional information regarding the Artesia man whose death was New Mexico’s first related to COVID-19.

  • Four-peat!

    The Artesia High School Bulldog bowling team poses with their trophy, banner, and medals Saturday in Albuquerque after winning their fourth consecutive New Mexico High…

  • ‘Safety is top priority’: Navajo responds to EPA report on high benzene emissions

    The release last week of Environmental Protection Agency data indicating Navajo Refining Co. is among 10 refineries in the U.S. emitting high levels of benzene has been an obvious cause for concern in the city of Artesia.

  • Dogs bounce back to romp over Wildcats Lady Bulldogs struggle with shooting, fall by six

    It was a mixed bag for the Bulldog and Lady Bulldog basketball teams Tuesday in their District 4-AAAA openers at Bulldog Pit. The evening ended…

  • Council receives construction project updates from NMDOT

    The Artesia City Council heard a presentation Tuesday from the New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) on five construction projects in the Artesia area.

  • Lady Bulldogs come up 13 short of Hobbs at Pit

    With four minutes to go in the game Friday, the Lady Bulldog basketball team was mid-rally and just 10 points away from Class 5A top-ranked…

  • Bulldogs best Pojoaque, Los Alamos on the road

    The Bulldog basketball team likely spent the first quarter of their Saturday afternoon wondering if they’d gotten off the bus at the wrong gym. In…

  • Lady Bulldogs split road trip: Beat Gadsden, fall to Deming

    While the Lady Bulldog basketball team came up just short of the weekend sweep they needed to get back to .500 on the 2019-20 season,…

  • Five Bulldogs named to Class 5A All-State teams

    ARTESIA — Five members of the 2019 Bulldog football team were named recently to the Class 5A All-State teams. Just one athlete received All-State First…

  • ‘Dogs sweep, Lady ‘Dogs fall on hoops weekend

    Below left, Tucker Smothermon lays one up and in on a fast break off the turnover during the first half of the Runnin’ ‘Dog basketball…