• Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Jan. 16 LOUD NOISE 1:05 a.m. – Officer dispatched to the Canyonstone Apartments in reference to a loud noise. 2:56 a.m. –…

  • City holds town hall on water disinfection; subject of future rate hikes broached

    A small group of Artesians gathered at the Artesia Center Thursday for a town hall meeting on the city’s water system. In addition to Mayor…

  • Heating unit cause of Saturday fire on Quay

    A heating unit turned out to be the cause of a fire Saturday evening at a residence on Quay Avenue just off of 26th Street.…

  • NMSU draws attention with bowl game

    New Mexico State University took advantage of a historic bowl game appearance to spread its message beyond the state’s borders to recruit potential students. The…

  • Top ‘Dogs: 2017 football team ends year with awards banquet

    Members of the 2017 Artesia High School Bulldog football team receiving special recognition at Thursday’s end-of-season banquet pose with their awards. They are, back row…

  • Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Jan. 12 LOUD NOISE 3:17 a.m. – Officer dispatched to North Park Trailer Park in reference to a loud noise. SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY…

  • No major injuries as cycle collides with tree

    Artesia first responders survey the scene after an individual driving a motorcycle collided with a tree in the yard of a home late this morning…

  • Lions Club announces ‘Peace Poster’ winners

    The Artesia Downtown Lions Club recently sponsored its annual Peace Poster Contest for sixth-grade students in Juli Newton’s class at Zia Intermediate School. This year’s…

  • Annual Huey WMA Youth Pheasant Hunt a success

    Eager youths gathered recently at the W. S. Huey Wildlife Management Area to participate in an annual youth pheasant draw hunt offered by the New…

  • Border Patrol honors agent lost in off-duty accident

    The U.S Border Patrol Academy held a small private roadside service and memorial last week honoring the life of one of their own. Border Patrol…