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Artesia FFA fields nine teams for state competition

Members of the Artesia FFA judging teams pose for a picture prior to departing Tuesday for the state competition in Las Cruces.  Teresa Lemon – Daily Press

Members of the Artesia FFA judging teams pose for a picture prior to departing Tuesday for the state competition in Las Cruces. Teresa Lemon – Daily Press

By TERESA LEMON
Community Living Editor
Thirty-five members of Artesia FFA judging teams departed for Las Cruces and state competition Tuesday afternoon. Read the rest of this entry »

Warrant served on Second Street

Motorists in the area of South Second Street were alarmed Monday to see Artesia Police Department officers converging on a home in the 800 block. The officers were there to serve outstanding warrants for Mark Velasquez, whose charges included domestic violence and failure to appear. Velasquez was arrested at the scene and taken into custody.  Ben Theobald – Daily Press

Motorists in the area of South Second Street were alarmed Monday to see Artesia Police Department officers converging on a home in the 800 block. The officers were there to serve outstanding warrants for Mark Velasquez, whose charges included domestic violence and failure to appear. Velasquez was arrested at the scene and taken into custody. Ben Theobald – Daily Press

DOE, NWP provide update on WIPP recovery • Teams making way to source of radiation leak for inspection, cleaning

By BEN THEOBALD
Daily Press Staff Writer
The City of Carlsbad and the Department of Energy hosted their regular town hall meeting Thursday in Carlsbad to provide an update on the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant (WIPP) recovery process. Read the rest of this entry »

Crimestoppers offering reward for assistance with one local auto burglary

ARTESIA — The Artesia Police Department in cooperation with Crimestoppers of Eddy County is requesting the public’s assistance in solving a larceny that occurred the evening of March 29 and morning of March 30 in the 400 block of Dallas Avenue. Read the rest of this entry »

APD to enforce traffic laws, participate in anti-texting and driving campaign

ARTESIA — Officers from the Artesia Police Department are looking forward to the warmer weather coming this spring. Time outside with friends and family is just as important to them as it is to their citizens. It is their wish for all families using the roads of the state to remain safe during the spring months. Read the rest of this entry »