Archive for May 8th, 2013

  • Andrade attends D.C. conference

    May 8, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Chaves County Community Development Director Charlotte Andrade was one of four individuals from New Mexico selected to present information about a continuum model the state uses to address juvenile justice issues during the recent 2013 Coalition for Juvenile...

  • EGP kiddos just loaded with talent

    May 8, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Eli Lynn, far right, holds his first-place trophy while runners up Remington Hunter and Hunter Irvin, center, proudly display their second-place trophies and Brisa Pacheco takes third at the East Grand Plains Elementary School talent show, Wednesday. (Amy...

  • Police Blotter: Perp steals items from unlocked car

    May 8, 2013 • Police BlotterComments (0)

    •Police took a walk-in report of theft, Tuesday. The victim said a camera, a lens adaptor and camera card were stolen from her unlocked vehicle during the Cinco de Mayo celebrations on Sunday. The items were valued at $461. •Police responded to...

  • Public Records: 5-09-13

    May 8, 2013 • Public RecordComments (0)

    Marriage Licenses April 26 Domingo J. Torres, 43, and Tracy A. Meza, 40, both of Artesia. Kiya M. Moore, 34, and Peggy J. Ambruster, 34, both of Roswell. April 30 Sean P. Kerwick, 30, and Krissy Peach, 23, both of Roswell. Jorge L. Romero-Hernandez, 19, and...

  • Robert H. Mulkerink

    May 8, 2013 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Services are pending at LaGrone Funeral Chapel for Robert H. Mulkerink, 91, of Roswell, who passed away May 8, 2013. A complete announcement will be made when arrangements are finalized. Condolences can be offered online at

  • NM man in ‘toe stalker’ case claims he’s in danger

    May 8, 2013 • State NewsComments (0)

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — A former New Mexico shoe salesman accused of trying to cut off his ex-girlfriend’s big toe is asking a judge to reconsider his request to be released. An attorney for Daniel Anaya says his client is facing threats from other...

  • Santa Fe to debut new police cruisers

    May 8, 2013 • State NewsComments (0)

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — The Santa Fe Police Department is going with the classic colors of black and white. The department on Thursday plans to unveil its new fleet of police cruisers, which includes two new Dodge Chargers, 18 Ford SUVs and five Ford...

  • Editor of The New Mexican to retire

    May 8, 2013 • State NewsComments (0)

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — The editor of The New Mexican says he plans to retire after more than 21 years of guiding Santa Fe’s daily newspaper. The New Mexican reports ( that Rob Dean told the newsroom staff on Tuesday that his last...

  • Santa Fe Institute taps Bingaman as newest trustee

    May 8, 2013 • State NewsComments (0)

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — A prestigious nonprofit research and education center in Santa Fe has tapped former U.S. Sen. Jeff Bingaman to serve as its newest trustee. The Santa Fe Institute announced Wednesday that Bingaman has been elected to a three-year...

  • Authorities: Campfire sparked blaze in Sandias

    May 8, 2013 • State NewsComments (0)

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Authorities say a wildfire that has charred about 50 acres in the Sandia Mountains was sparked by an abandoned campfire. The Piedra Fire was spotted last week in a rugged area north of Albuquerque. Two air tankers, two helicopters...