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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...

Artesia man pleads guilty in federal court to drug trafficking

An Artesia man pleaded guilty in federal court Tuesday to firearms and drug trafficking charges. Odis Levi Booher, 28, will be sentenced to 10 years...

Meeting for booth entries at state fair in ABQ

Veterans’ service organizations and community service provider agencies interested in participating in the 2017 Military & Veterans Appreciation Day at the New Mexico State...

Commissioners reduce wildlife control funds; Programs are cut for the first...

In a sign of continuing budget uncertainties, the Chaves County Board of Commissioners voted Tuesday morning for the first time in five years to...