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    Roswell firemen honored

    July 24, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Bill Moffitt Photo Firemen at Station 1 stand with members of the Frank Betts family who came to honor the firemen from Stations 1 and 3 who saved Betts’ life during a house fire on Jan. 25, during a ceremony Friday. Betts was unable to move after an oxygen...

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    Walk to End Alzheimer’s scheduled for Oct. 17

    July 24, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Gary L.J. Girón, third from left, executive director of the New Mexico Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association, stands with members of the association’s local board. From left, Tracy Alexis, Hipolitaksia Valera de Gutierrez, Julia Matta, Ashley Lucero,...

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    People and predators share New Mexico’s outdoors in the summer

    July 24, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    SANTA FE — Those venturing into New Mexico’s great outdoors this summer need to be aware that predators are still out there. Although abundant rainfall has kept most predators away from populated areas this summer, there have been some encounters. Most...

  • Battery charge leads to arrest

    July 24, 2015 • 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...

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    Roswell Fire Department Call Log — July 23 and 24

    July 24, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Roswell Fire Department responded to these calls for the following dates. Medical calls are excluded. July 23 • At 7:14 a.m., public assist, 1300 block of West Country Club Road. • At 9:37 a.m., structure fire, 3200 block of North Kentucky Avenue. •...

  • Dear Editor: Kudos to Sertoma Club for fireworks

    July 24, 2015 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    The Roswell Parks and Recreation Department would like to thank the community for their support of the Roswell Sertoma Club Mike Satterfield July 4th Fireworks Extravaganza. The Roswell Sertoma Club gives very generously and we salute them for their...

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    No arrests, but potential suspect eyed in shooting case

    July 24, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A few more details have emerged from the latest homicide case in Roswell. Police said they have a potential suspect, but are not releasing the name of the person they believe shot and killed a 19-year-old man Wednesday afternoon in east Roswell. Police said...

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    ‘Bearing’ the heat

    July 24, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Ursula watches from shore as her sister, Sierra, beats the 90-degree heat with a dip in their pond at the Spring River Park and Zoo. The pair of black bears made the news recently by climbing to the top of the fence surrounding their enclosure. Zoo...

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    One injured in accident

    July 24, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Roswell Police Department responded to an accident Thursday morning shortly after sunrise and assisted with traffic control. A Roswell Fire Department official said one person was transported to a local hospital in serious condition after an SUV collided...

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    Roswell’s Most Wanted: Steven W. Johnson

    July 24, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Steven W. Johnson is this week’s Roswell’s Most Wanted, according to the Roswell Police Department. Johnson, 39, is described as 5-foot, 8-inches tall with brown hair and hazel eyes. He has tattoos on his left arm and left shoulder. Johnson’s...