Author archives: - RDR

  • Generic---Crime

    Report: Thief takes off with correctional officer’s gear

    January 22, 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...

  • Bernie Sanders’ ‘Medicare for all’

    January 22, 2016 • EditorialComments (0)

    The Jacksonville Daily News For decades, many liberals have dreamed of a universal health insurance system in which the federal government provides coverage to everyone and pays the cost. Known as “single-payer,” it’s modeled on programs in Canada and...

  • Marjorie May Buckley

    January 22, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Graveside services were held at 2 p.m., on Friday, January 22, 2016 at South Park Cemetery for Marjorie May Buckley, 87, who passed away Saturday, January 16, 2016 at Mission Arch Care Center. Marjorie was born July 21, 1928 in Nueces County, Texas to Jesse...

  • Generic---Politics

    Advocates continue to seek focus on child poverty

    January 22, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    At 6:55 a.m. on Tuesday, the first day of this year’s legislative session, the Albuquerque nonprofit Voices for Children released its annual report that ranks states on the well-being of their children. A troubling statistic stood out: New...

  • RealID

    Bill for separate immigrant driving privilege cards passes first hurdle

    January 22, 2016 • Local NewsComments (1)

    Veronica Velazquez, from Santa Fe, speaks in opposition of Rep. Paul Pacheco’s House Bill 99 at the house chambers at the House Regulatory and Public Affairs Committee on Thursday. HB99 is a bill related to the Real ID and licensing controversy (Luis...

  • Generic---Crime

    Shane Bruce sought by Roswell Police Department

    January 22, 2016 • Police BlotterComments (0)

    Shane Bruce, aka, Shane Summers, is listed as one of Roswell’s Most Wanted, according to the Roswell Police Department. Bruce, 25, is described as 6-foot, 2-inches tall weighing 180 pounds with hazel eyes. Following an argument with his 19-year-old...

  • Man gets 7-year sentence for meth

    January 22, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A Roswell man was sentenced in federal court Thursday to 84 months in federal prison for violating federal narcotics trafficking laws. Juan Carlos Navarrete, 36, was also sentenced in Las Cruces to three years of supervised release after his 7-year prison...

  • Teen court will be good for Roswell

    January 21, 2016 • EditorialComments (0)

    From our days as school kids, most of us can remember the “goody two-shoes girl” or the “brown-noser” boy, always seeking the favor of a teacher or other adults even if that meant being subjected to rejection by his or her peers. For most of us during...

  • George Rodriguez Mendoza

    January 21, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Services are pending at Ballard Funeral Home and Crematory for George Rodriguez Mendoza, 92, who passed away Monday, January 18, 2016 in Fullerton, CA. A further announcement will be made once arrangements have been finalized...

  • Rosa Irma Castro

    January 21, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Rosa Irma Castro, 51, passed away on Tuesday, January 19, 2016. She was born December 20, 1964, to Salvador and Leonarda Canela Castro in Roswell, New Mexico. She graduated from Roswell High School in 1984. Rosa enjoyed spending time with her daughter,...