Archive for February, 2011

  • Lawmakers walk out of House hearing

    February 1, 2011 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A House committee meeting was the site of a partisan altercation on Monday that serves as a reminder of the minority party’s growing voice in the lower house, according to a local representative. Republican lawmakers walked out of the House Energy and...

  • Hearing held in Vega case

    February 1, 2011 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A pre-trial conference was held in Judge Charles C. Currier’s 5th Judicial District courtroom Monday afternoon for the trial of David Vega. Vega, 47, is accused of killing his son, Christopher Lee Vega , 25, and his son’s girlfriend, Alyssa...

  • Man pleads to possessing firearm

    February 1, 2011 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A Roswell man pleaded guilty in Las Cruces Federal Court on Friday to the charge of felon in possession of a firearm. According to the criminal complaint, Gary Montoya, 27, was pulled over for a traffic stop June 23, 2010, by Roswell Police Detective Michael...