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    Prescribed burns are scheduled at Lincoln National Forest

    June 13, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Fire conditions on the Lincoln National Forest have improved due to frequent intervals of precipitation over the past two to three months. “As a result of the high elevation ‘green up,’ on our two mountain districts, Smokey Bear and Sacramento, are now...

  • Maria Gonzalez

    June 13, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Maria Gonzalez, 95, passed away on June 12, 2015, in Roswell, NM. She was born to Jose Cerda and Felipa Gonzalez on March 11, 1920, in Juarez, Mexico. Maria loved spending time with her family, cooking, and gardening. Another hobby she had was cross-stitch....

  • Daniel Raul Herrera

    June 13, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Our Lord took Daniel Raul Herrera, aka Youngster, to dance in heaven with his sister on June 4, 2015. He was born on February 27, 1989, to Michelle Herrera and Gabriel Delgado, who survive him. On February 12, 2015, he married his wife, Arianna. With her he...

  • James L. Bruin

    June 12, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    On Sunday morning, June 7, 2015, a fine man left this world. James Leo Bruin was born March 17, 1926, in Joplin, Missouri. In 1930 the family moved to Roswell, a community he loved for the rest of his life. After graduating Roswell High School Jim chose to...

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    An out of this world trip

    June 12, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    In the photo above, Members of the Alien City Riders motorcycle club listen as former Mayor Bill Owen, off camera, gives some final instructions and words of advice before starting off on a four-day ride Thursday. The ride will take them through Arizona and...

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    Donation thief arrested

    June 12, 2015 • Local NewsComments (1)

    Marquez   A 22-year-old Roswell man was arrested Thursday afternoon (June 11), less than 24 hours after he allegedly carried out two armed robberies in which he used a knife to threaten and rob his mother before going to a local store and, after again...

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    Turf at Cielo Grande fields set for improvements

    June 12, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The two main soccer fields (this is one of them) at the Cielo Grande Recreation Area will soon be getting new grass planted. (Submitted Photo)   The athletic fields at the city’s Cielo Grande Recreation Area are about to be renovated in order to...

  • Damage to a car window reported

    June 12, 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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    RFD Call Log — June 11 and 12

    June 12, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Roswell Fire Department responded to these calls for the following dates: June 11 • At 7:53 a.m., medical call, 3200 block of Mission Arch Drive. • At 8:19 a.m., medical call, 200 block of East Country Club Road. • At 9:17 a.m., medical call, 1700...

  • Jason Carl Smith

    June 12, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    A private service was held for Jason Carl Smith, age 44, who passed away on June 10, 2015. Jason was born to Carl and Vicki Smith in Yuma, AZ on October 24, 1970. Jason was full of energy and life, he loved to laugh. His happiness came from making people...