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AIB: WIPP leak could have been prevented

Nuke Repository ReportBy BEN THEOBALD
Daily Press Staff Writer
The City of Carlsbad and the Department of Energy hosted a special meeting Thursday evening that featured a presentation from the Technical Assessment Team (TAT) on the Accident Investigation Report Phase II for the Feb. 14, 2014, radiological event at the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant (WIPP). Read the rest of this entry »

Cowabunga! TMNT pays visit to Yeso • ‘Michelangelo’ speaks to students about bullying

Above, Mark Anthony Baca prepares to high-five a Yeso Elementary School student during a Guardian Anti-Bullying Campaign presentation Wednesday at the school. At left, Michelangelo, portrayed by Saul Gomez, poses for a picture. Mikey did flips and spoke to and took pictures with students while delivering his anti-bullying message.  Ben Theobald - Daily Press

Above, Mark Anthony Baca prepares to high-five a Yeso Elementary School student during a Guardian Anti-Bullying Campaign presentation Wednesday at the school. At left, Michelangelo, portrayed by Saul Gomez, poses for a picture. Mikey did flips and spoke to and took pictures with students while delivering his anti-bullying message. Ben Theobald – Daily Press

4-16- Guardian Anti Bullying at Yeso Elementary (2)By BEN THEOBALD
Daily Press Staff Writer
Mark Anthony Baca, founder of the Guardian Anti-Bullying Campaign, visited Yeso Elementary School Wednesday to speak to students about bullying. Read the rest of this entry »

County commission passes animal ordinance • Commissioners vote to table Hold Harmless Gross Receipts Tax ordinance pending public hearing in Artesia

By BEN THEOBALD
Daily Press Staff Writer
The Eddy County Commission held a special meeting Tuesday evening in which it voted to pass the Eddy County Animal Ordinance and table the Eddy County Hold Harmless Gross Receipts Tax. Read the rest of this entry »

Council votes to table water ordinance

By BRIENNE GREEN
Daily Press Editor
The Artesia City Council voted to once again table a proposed community water ordinance Tuesday in order to allow the committee drafting the ordinance time to implement changes suggested by council members and city officials. Read the rest of this entry »

AHS annual recognized for excellence

ARTESIA — The Artesia High School yearbook staff has been honored by Balfour Yearbooks with an Honorable Mention Certificate of Recognition for its outstanding contribution to scholastic journalism. Read the rest of this entry »