Author archives: - RDR

  • Business as usual across the country

    November 3, 2016 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    Ahhhh, Roswell. It’s no surprise that all the Bible-thumpers, red-scare warriors, and anti-educational geniuses are voting for the most unqualified con-man ever to run for the presidency. It’s also no surprise that the same people who are most opposed to...

  • Trump unqualified, Clinton experienced

    November 3, 2016 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    I am a very old man and this may be my last chance to vote in a national election. I will not vote for Trump because he is not even vaguely qualified to lead this great country. He has gone bankrupt four times, has been married three times, has publicly...

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    DWI arrest in Chaves County

    November 2, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    In an attempt to make a real effort to reduce drunk driving in Chaves County, the Chaves County Sheriff’s Office, the New Mexico State Police and the Roswell Police Department have agreed to furnish on a timely basis the photos and identifiers of all...

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    Many NM customers to pay more if Xcel rate increase approved

    November 2, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The average Xcel Energy residential customer in New Mexico will pay about $18.23 more a month for electricity by mid- or late 2017 if proposed rate increases are approved, the energy company has announced. Xcel officials indicated on Wednesday that the...

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    Road closure for veterans parade

    November 2, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    On Saturday from 6 a.m. until 12 p.m. expect Main Street to be closed between Third and 19th streets for the Veterans Day parade. Pecos Trails Transit buses will run along Virginia and Grand avenues from 19th to Alameda streets. More bus information can be...

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    USDA investing in energy efficiency, renewables

    November 2, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The U.S. Department of Agriculture has announced it is investing more than $300 million to help hundreds of small businesses save money on their energy costs by adopting renewable sources or implementing more efficient energy options. Agriculture Secretary...

  • Tailgate damaged, tools reported stolen from pickup truck

    November 2, 2016 • Police BlotterComments (0)

    The arrest records available in the police blotter are public information. Any indication of an arrest on a charge and/or multiple charges does not mean the individual identified has been convicted of a crime. All persons arrested are innocent until proven...

  • Richardo “Richard” Archuletta

    November 2, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Richardo “Richard” Archuletta, 82, was met at the Heavenly Gates by his family and friends on Saturday, October 29, 2016. He was surrounded by his loved ones. Richard was born on December 22, 1933, to Placido Archuleta and Rosavra Maes in Roswell, NM. He...

  • Frances Jayne Spencer

    November 2, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Frances Jayne Spencer, 86, died September 29 at her home in Roswell with her children at her side. Jayne was born May 31, 1930, in Roswell, the 6th child of Evelyn Schramm Smith and Frank Lewis Smith. She is preceded in death by her 5 older siblings; Ruth...

  • Shirley R. Andrew

    November 2, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Shirley R. Andrew passed away peacefully on Oct 31, 2016, in Artesia, NM. She was born on Nov 20, 1938, to Floyd and Flossie Napple in Shenandoah, IA. She was preceded in death by her parents, sisters: Cleva and Marge; brother, Arnold; daughter, Catherine;...