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Commission updated on flood recovery process

By BEN THEOBALD
Daily Press Staff Writer
The Eddy County Commission was updated during their Tuesday meeting on the recovery process underway from severe storms and flooding that occurred in September. Read the rest of this entry »

Detention center to close by end of year

WASHINGTON, D.C. (AP) — The Obama administration will close a temporary family immigration detention center in rural New Mexico by the end of the year, The Associated Press has learned. Read the rest of this entry »

Snow comes early to Artesia

 Above, bronze statues at The Derrick Floor sit dusted in snow after a light accumulation fell Sunday in the Artesia area. At left, workers with The Light Shed, LLC, of Carlsbad brave the frosty weather to put up the remainder of the city’s Christmas decorations in the downtown district. Brienne Green - Daily Press


Below, bronze statues at The Derrick Floor sit dusted in snow after a light accumulation fell Sunday in the Artesia area. Above, workers with The Light Shed, LLC, of Carlsbad brave the frosty weather to put up the remainder of the city’s Christmas decorations in the downtown district.
Brienne Green – Daily Press

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Two sides to water ordinance debate • Councilor wants voluntary, not mandatory, plan

By BEN THEOBALD
Daily Press Staff Writer
Artesia City Councilor Jeff Youtsey was one of the “no” votes in the 4-3 vote Tuesday that halted an ordinance that would have served as the basis of a potential water conservation plan for the city of Artesia. But though he voted against the ordinance, Youtsey doesn’t feel the issue should be dead. Read the rest of this entry »

Clayton appointed to ABA Council

Ken Clayton

Ken Clayton

ARTESIA — The American Bankers Association has selected Ken Clayton, president of Western Bank, to serve on the ABA’s Community Bankers Council. Read the rest of this entry »