• MS Society ‘not on side of patients’

    TO THE EDITOR: I have MS and want to get well. There IS a cure for MS and it is called HSCT, short for hematopoietic…

  • Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Aug. 20 DOMESTIC 1:13 a.m. – Officer dispatched to the 500 block of West Quay Avenue in reference to a domestic dispute.…

  • Severe drought fades away in N.M.

    ALBUQUERQUE (AP) — It’s been more than four years since New Mexico’s drought picture has looked this good, and parts of the state are gearing…

  • Local man pleads guilty to federal trafficking, firearms charges

    ALBUQUERQUE — Joe Anthony Reza, 33, of Artesia, pleaded guilty Wednesday in federal court in Las Cruces to violating federal firearms and drug trafficking laws.…

  • Bobby Smith

    Arrest made in connection with 2012 murder

    Artesia man faces multiple charges in shooting death of security guard

  • Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Aug. 19 DOMESTIC 12:04 a.m. – Officer dispatched to South 13th Street and West Hermosa Drive in reference to a domestic dispute.…

  • Aelanda Lee 'Linda' Fuchs

    Aelanda Lee ‘Linda’ Fuchs

    Graveside services are scheduled for 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 20, at the Lubbock Cemetery in Lubbock, Texas, for Aelanda Lee Fuchs of Artesia. A memorial…

  • Courtesy Photo

    Library grand prize winners

    Amber Baker displays the HP Streaming Laptop she won for taking first place in the Artesia Public Library’s Adult Summer Reading Program “Who’s your hero?”…

  • Stand for Orphans grateful for support

    TO THE EDITOR: We wanted to take this opportunity to thank our community for the amazing support our children received for their lemonade stand in…

  • Two Roswell men arrested in December homicide

    ROSWELL — Two men have been arrested for the murder of a Roswell man last December in east Roswell. The arrests were made late Tuesday…