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    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT April 12 SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY 1:08 a.m. – Officer dispatched to East Compress Road in reference to suspicious activity. 3:19 a.m. – Officer…

  • Clover Drive to support 4-H begins at Tractor Supply Co.

    Here it is, spring already, and with that comes the Spring Tractor Supply Co. 4-H Clover Drive. This year’s Clover Drive will run from April…

  • Softball sweeps Portales in regular-season finale

    The Lady Bulldog softball team didn’t necessarily give the bleacher-fuls of little girls dreaming of the day they’ll don the orange and white a long…

  • Bulldog baseball sweeps district-opening double dip; junior Natera slaps four HRs

    First-year head coach JJ Ortiz turned to another sport for inspiration when ushering in the second season. As District 4-AAAAA play began Tuesday, Ortiz told…

  • Lady Bulldog netters top Lovington, ‘Dogs fall

    Following a frustrating loss to Goddard April 3 in their District 4-AAAAA opener, the Lady Bulldog tennis team needed a confidence boost. “We needed something…

  • New Mexico ranked worst state for millennials

    With millennials comprising the largest generation in the U.S. workforce while earning 20 percent less than Baby Boomers did at the same age, the personal-finance…

  • Thelma Jean Lewis

    Services are scheduled for 10 a.m. Saturday, April 14, at Terpening & Son Chapel for Thelma Jean Lewis of Artesia. Lewis, 92, beloved grandmother, mother…

  • APS approves changes to dress code policy

    The Artesia Public Schools Board of Education approved Assistant Superintendent of Personnel and Student Services John Ross Null’s revisions to the APS Dress Code Policy…

  • Carlsbad man arrested for DWI, evading police

    A Carlsbad man was arrested for DWI and reckless driving Friday in Artesia after leading police on a brief chase. At around 6:30 p.m. Friday,…

  • Artesia men taken into custody Sunday, Monday on DWI, criminal trespassing charges

    A pair of Artesia men were arrested Sunday and Monday in incidents relating to a DWI accident and an incident of criminal trespassing at Artesia…