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US should invest in energy, not war

In his letter published in the RDR’s July 9 edition, John Yates expressed his concern of the undermining of our energy security by the...

Mayor should hire from his own town

Why does the mayor go to other states to get an agency to hire a city manager? Roswell has very qualified people to fill...

NM Senior Olympics Summer Games taking place

Albuquerque July 19-23 The New Mexico Senior Olympics State Summer Games take place at the Balloon Fiesta Park. Spectators can watch athletes compete in huachas, soccer...

Contaminated water found near FLETC; Artesia and Morningside remain under water...

A water boil advisory in Artesia was prompted after bacteriological contamination was found in the city’s water system near the Federal Law Enforcement Training...

Recently disclosed evidence delays 2014 murder trial; Co-defendant bound into district...

Both suspects connected to the fatal shooting of 32-year-old Joe Anthony Garza in December 2014 are in Chaves County’s district court. Louie Joseph Archuleta, who...

New indoor market to open on Main Street

The property owner of a North Main Street building plans to open a different version of what used to be the Roswell Antiques Mall. Paula...

Three Chaves County towns apply for $1.8 million in project grant...

Three towns in Chaves County have requested a total of $1.85 million in state-managed federal funding this year for infrastructure projects. The Southeastern New Mexico...

Aug. 1 is deadline for FSA county committee nominations

In a recent press release, Brenda Archuleta, The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Farm Service Agency (FSA) Acting Executive Director for New Mexico, reminded...

Xcel Energy completes segment of Roswell transmission loop

Electric line construction crews have wrapped up work on another segment of new 115-kilovolt transmission line that makes up a new Xcel Energy power...