• New CASA board member

    Peggy Hyden, left, poses with Judge Jane Shuler Gray after being sworn in as a new member of the Eddy County CASA Board of Directors.…

  • Roswell Zoo to be closed each Tuesday for maintenance

    Roswell — Beginning next week, the Spring River Park and Zoo will be closed each Tuesday. Each week, staff will spend that day tending to…

  • Dragonfly Festival

    ROSWELL – It’s that time again for the 2015 Dragonfly Festival at Bitter Lake National Wildlife Refuge, Saturday, September 12. The Friends of Bitter Lake…

  • Governor Susana Martinez announces child support bench warrant round up & amnesty period

    SANTA FE — For the fourth year in a row, Governor Susana Martinez announced today a crackdown on parents who aren’t paying child support. The…

  • Agenda updated for State Game Commission meeting

    The agenda for the Aug. 27 State Game Commission meeting was updated Aug. 4. The full agenda, detailed agenda-item briefings and other information are available…

  • Expect roadblocks statewide during fall hunting seasons

    SANTA FE – The Department of Game and Fish will conduct roadblocks throughout the state during hunting seasons to collect harvest data and to detect…

  • Morning fire on fifth street

    Artesia Police and Fire departments responded to yet another early morning fire in the city Wednesday morning; this one is located at 507 S. Fifth…

  • West Richey Avenue rehabilitation project

    ARTESIA — The Artesia City Council at their meeting on July 24, approved the awarding of the West Richey Avenue Pavement Rehabilitation Project to Constructors,…

  • Calculation error prompts concern at nuke waste site

    CARLSBAD (AP) — The federal government’s nuclear waste repository in southern New Mexico says a calculation error prompted shortlived concerns of a radiation release. Officials…

  • Safety risk cited as reason for administrative decision to cut power

    CARLSBAD — City of Carlsbad and Eddy County administrators cited “severe risk of electrical shock and continued noncompliance” as the reasoning behind the decision to…