• Martha Ann Patterson

    Services are scheduled for 2 p.m. Monday, Jan. 13, at West Main Baptist Church for Martha Ann Patterson. Patterson, 78, passed away Thursday, Jan. 11,…

  • Artesians shocked as naked man spotted jogging along Main

    Artesians driving and working along Main Street Thursday afternoon learned a little more about one local man than they ever wanted to know.

  • Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Jan. 8 BREAKING AND ENTERING 4:06 a.m. – Officer dispatched to South First Street and West Hermosa Drive in reference to breaking…

  • Jo Ellen Schmid

    Services are scheduled for 10 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 8, at the Slade-O’Donnell Funeral Home in Leon, Iowa, for Jo Ellen Schmid. Schmid, 72, passed away…

  • Joseph Arthur Rotolo

    Services are scheduled for 10 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 8, at Terpening & Son Chapel for Joseph Arthur Rotolo of Artesia. Rotolo, 73, passed away Friday,…

  • Artesia men arrested for armed robbery of Allsup’s

    ARTESIA — Two Artesia men were arrested last week for their roles in the armed robbery of a local convenience store. The men were quickly…

  • Artesia man arrested on criminal sexual contact charges

    ARTESIA — An Artesia man was arrested last week on charges relating to criminal sexual contact. Artesia Police Department officers were dispatched Dec. 23, 2019,…

  • Municipal judge sworn in to fulfill term

    City Clerk Aubrey Hobson issues the Oath of Office to Sarah Gallegos Dec. 31, 2019, following her appointment to the position of Artesia Municipal Court…

  • Lady Bulldogs split road trip: Beat Gadsden, fall to Deming

    While the Lady Bulldog basketball team came up just short of the weekend sweep they needed to get back to .500 on the 2019-20 season,…

  • Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Jan. 2 ARRESTS 11:33 a.m. – Brandon Johnson, 28, of Artesia, arrested on a magistrate warrant for failure to comply with conditions…