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    NMMI regents approve tentative budget

    April 21, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    To meet the deadlines of the New Mexico Higher Education Department, New Mexico Military Institute officials asked for and received Board of Regents approval Friday for the next year’s budget expenditures, even though many staff feel as if they are just...

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    Post Office hosting passport fair today

    April 21, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Roswell Post Office is hosting a passport fair from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. today at the post office at 415 N. Pennsylvania Ave. for one-stop shopping for passports, passport photos and passport cards. Albuquerque Postmaster Reece Steelman recommended travelers...

  • Chainsaw stolen in forced-entry burglary

    April 21, 2017 • Police BlotterComments (0)

    The following reports are from the Roswell Police Department, and are available at rpdp2c.org. All persons arrested or cited are presumed innocent. Police were dispatched to the 1700 block of West Eighth Street at 6:51 a.m. Tuesday in response to a burglary...

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    U.S. 70 pavement work starting next week

    April 21, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The New Mexico Department of Transportation District Two will begin pavement preservation work next week on U.S. 70 in Chaves County. The project includes 8 miles of pavement preservation work from mile-marker 302 to mile-marker 310 on the eastbound lanes of...

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    DWI arrests in Chaves County

    April 21, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Area law enforcement have furnished the following information. All people are assumed innocent until proven guilty. Garcia Name: James R. Garcia Age: 49 Resident of: Roswell Arrested: April 19 for aggravated DWI (first offense) BrAC/BAC: 0.19/0.19 Arresting...

  • Joseph Stephen Merlo, Sr.

    April 21, 2017 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Joseph Stephen Merlo, Sr. was born in North Babylon, New York on June 4, 1932 to Peter Louis (Pietro Luigi) Merlo and Catherine Mikula Merlo and peacefully passed into the arms of his Savior Jesus Christ on April 18, 2017. Visitation will be from 3 p.m. to 5...

  • Elon Lucero

    April 21, 2017 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Services are pending at Ballard Funeral Home and Crematory for Elon Lucero, 90, who passed away Thursday, April 20, 2017 in Roswell. A further announcement will be made once arrangements have been finalized.  ...

  • Joanne Wertz Harvard

    April 21, 2017 • ObituariesComments (0)

    With sadness and great joy we share the glorious news that Joanne Wertz Harvard, 83, has left her earthly bonds and was welcomed by the loving arms of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ to her heavenly home on Thursday, April 20. 2017. A further announcement...

  • Commissioners need to follow policy

    April 21, 2017 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    In consideration of the petition by Mr. Casabonne et al. to vacate a portion of Felix Canyon Road, the decision should be unanimous opposition. Our county commissioners need to unite behind a message that establishing a county road binds in perpetuity; and...

  • Consider citizens in road closure

    April 21, 2017 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    The Chaves County Commission is once again contemplating a road closure, which will deny reasonable access to federal and state lands to its citizens. The proposed 5.35 mile closure of Felix Canyon Road will necessitate an additional 80 mile round trip into...