• Third arrest made in homicide of Roswell man found in Artesia

    The Eddy County Sheriff’s Office (ECSO) reports a third individual has been arrested in connection with the homicide of a Roswell man found south of…

  • NMMI to present entrepreneurship forum this weekend

    New Mexico Military Institute will host “What If?”, an entrepreneurship forum, this weekend in Roswell. On Friday, the “Chalk Guy,” Ben Glenn, will appear at…

    Updated: 2:12 pm

  • Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT March 23 WANTED SUBJECT 1:08 a.m. – Officer dispatched to the 1500 block of West Champ Clark Avenue in reference to a…

    Updated: 2:11 pm

  • Lawrence Britton Coll

    A service of remembrance is scheduled for 2 p.m. Friday, March 24, at First United Methodist Church in Hobbs for Lawrence Britton Coll of Hobbs.…

    Updated: 2:09 pm

  • State sees stark financial choices in health overhaul

    Stark choices lie ahead for New Mexico about which residents continue to receive Medicaid coverage and to what extent if congressional Republicans enact a plan…

    Updated: 2:05 pm

  • AFD responds to house fire on Second Street

    Firefighters with the Artesia Fire Department respond to a house fire late Wednesday morning in the 600 block of South Second Street. The blaze was…

    Updated: 2:03 pm

  • Solid pitching, power hitting propel Artesia softball over Carlsbad

    The girls in orange made a favorable first impression to say the least Tuesday in their 2017 home opener at the Mack Chase Athletic Complex.…

    Updated: 2:01 pm

  • Land office’s March lease sale nets $18M

    State Land Commissioner Aubrey Dunn announced today that public schools and a handful of other State Trust Land beneficiaries can expect an extra $18 million…

    Updated: 1:58 pm

  • DOH investigation into Shigella outbreaks in Eddy, Chaves, Lea counties continues

    The New Mexico Department of Health (NMDOH) is continuing its investigation into a 10-month increase in cases of Shigella sonnei (a.k.a., Shigella or Shigellosis) infections…

  • Xcel expands wind energy in N.M., Texas

    Xcel Energy projects it can save Texas-New Mexico customers $2.8 billion over a 30-year period by displacing higher-cost energy with an additional 1,230 megawatts of…