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    Official: Progress made to rein in jet fuel contamination

    November 17, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    ALBUQUERQUE — A massive plume of jet fuel that was threatening drinking water wells at the edge of Albuquerque is now shrinking, according to state environment officials. An extraction well has removed more than 13 million gallons of contaminated water over...

  • Attacks on Paris another chance to get the war right

    November 17, 2015 • EditorialComments (0)

    ROSWELL — War is a man-made institution, the worst thing we ever created. But there are times in which it’s either kill or be killed, so it becomes a necessity for survival. It’s no surprise that, last week, when terrorists killed civilians in one of...

  • Sheriff requires records training

    November 17, 2015 • EditorialComments (0)

    Rio Grande Sun ESPANOLA — Wrestling public records away from public officials and elected folks is part and parcel of being in the newspaper business. We come across the uneducated, stubborn and lawyer-dependent but the best fight is always with someone in...

  • Jimmy McTeigue

    November 17, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Jimmy McTeigue, 82, of Arabela, passed away Monday, November 16, 2015, at his home. He was born July 25, 1933, at Arabela and had lived most of his life in Lincoln County. He worked at Los Alamos National Labs from 1960 until 1970, he then came back to...

  • Delbert Shannnon

    November 17, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Del Shannon left this world to join his heavenly family on November 13, 2015, in Andrews, TX. He was born on April 4, 1952, in Roswell, NM, to the late Gilbert (Gib) and Ivalene Pirtle Shannon. He married the love of his life, Debbie Marshall, in Winston, NM,...

  • Verne F. Newman

    November 17, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    No services are scheduled for Verne F. Newman, 93, who passed away Thursday, November 12, 2015, at his home. Verne was born June 5, 1922, in Roswell, NM to William T. Newman and Dovie Little Newman who preceded him in death. Those left to cherish his memory...

  • David J. Vigil, 55

    November 17, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    David J. Vigil “Aztec” aka “Uncle Shultz” passed away Friday November 13, 2015, in Alamogordo, NM. He was born April 22, 1960, to Manuel Vigil and Gregoria Portillo in Tularosa, NM. David never knew a stranger, he was loved by many. He loved his...

  • Marjorie Benjamin

    November 17, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Marjorie Benjamin passed away on Saturday, November 7, 2015, at age 89. She was born in Rule, Texas, on October 3, 1926, and lived in El Paso, Texas. She was married to Oliver Benjamin on December 7, 1943, who preceded her in death. She is survived by two...

  • Sipriana Martinez De Los Santos

    November 17, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Sipriana Martinez De Los Santos was born in Klein, Texas, to Gorge and Alifonsa D. Martinez on February 16, 1927. Her husband Eulalio V. De Los Santos, son Ruben De Los Santos, grandson Christopher “Bud” De Los Santos, and brothers and sister all preceded...

  • John D. Anderson Sr.

    November 17, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    On Saturday, November 14, 2015, the Lord our God called home one of his most faithful servants, John D. Anderson. John was born in Verona, North Dakota on August 26, 1917 to Edwin and Laura Anderson. He had 11 brothers and sisters, including his twin Jake....