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Pence visits Artesia, urges trade deal action

ARTESIA — Standing before a receptive crowd during a visit to southeast New Mexico Wednesday, Vice President Mike Pence implored New Mexicans Wednesday to press...

Residents: Enforcement needed for workforce campus, RV parks

Workforce housing camps and quickly built recreational vehicle parks aren’t prevalent in Chaves County yet, although many are found in Eddy and Lea counties...

Fuller talks about election law ‘challenges’

An election official planning to run for Chaves County clerk in 2020 talked with a Republican gathering Wednesday about some recent changes in the state...

Accused meth dealer to remain in custody pending trial

A man accused of selling 7.4 pounds of methamphetamine in Chaves County will remain detained pending trial, according to documents filed Monday in federal...

Brasher Road bridge makes county priority list

Responding to concerns from a few residents, Chaves County staff and elected officials have decided to make fixing a Brasher Road bridge a priority in the...

Record heat in Roswell Sunday

Roswell experienced record high temperatures Sunday, reaching a high of 107, according to a series of tweets sent out by the National Weather Service...

Roswell to host ‘Walk to End Alzheimer’s’

The Alzheimer’s Association, New Mexico Chapter announced recently that the Southeastern New Mexico Regional Walk to End Alzheimer’s will be in Roswell Saturday, Sept....

Most Chaves County health indicators improving

Most public health indicators for the Chaves County population have shown an improvement during a recent six-year period, which ended in 2017. Dr. Francisco Mimica Porras,...

State recommends new rural development fund

The New Mexico Economic Development Department plans to ask for a special appropriation from lawmakers to address economic needs in rural areas of the state. Cabinet Secretary...

082119 Sports Briefs

Cross country season begins with 2K Blast Students from area elementary and middle schools will be participating in the annual “2K Blast” on Saturday, Aug....

Preschool Story Time develops toddlers’ skills to prepare for school

Preschool Story Time and After School Activities are resuming after the brief post-Summer Reading hiatus. Preschool Story Time on Wednesdays at 10 a.m. focuses...

New Mexico Comic Expo makes splash in Abq

Above: Roswell residents Manny Gonzalez (who’s also the Daily Record’s advertising director) and his wife Michelle Gonzalez attended the New Mexico Comic Expo in...