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    Roswell man killed in fatal crash in Artesia, baby is hospitalized

    November 19, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    ARTESIA — Police say a 50-year-old Roswell man was killed Tuesday in a two-vehicle crash in Artesia that sent four others to the hospital, including a 5-month-old child. Ernest Tricarico, who was driving a Ford Mustang, was pronounced dead at the scene...

  • DWI arrests in Chaves County for Nov. 14-17

    November 19, 2015 • Police BlotterComments (0)

    In an attempt to make a real effort to reduce drunk driving in Chaves County, the Chaves County Sheriff’s Office, the New Mexico State Police and the Roswell Police Department have agreed to furnish on a timely basis the photos and identifiers of all...

  • Restoring stability to the Middle East

    November 19, 2015 • EditorialComments (0)

    The Orange County Register The City of Light became a hell of darkness Friday when terrorists struck in Paris, killing at least 129 innocents. One was Nohemi Gonzalez, a Cal State Long Beach design student spending a semester abroad. Those who knew her said...

  • Lois Blume Marbach

    November 19, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Lois Blume Marbach peacefully passed away on November 14, 2015, in Albuquerque, NM. She was 90 years old and had lived in Albuquerque for the past two years. Graveside services will be held in Westlake, Louisiana. Lois was born August 2, 1925, in Westlake,...

  • Del Shannon

    November 19, 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,...

  • John Brick Griffin

    November 19, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    John Brick Griffin, 52, passed away on Friday, November 13, 2015, in Galveston County, TX. Services are pending with West Funeral Home. Condolences may be expressed at

  • Samuel Niño

    November 19, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Samuel Niño, 80, passed away on November 17, 2015. He was born on April 14, 1935, to Pablo Niño and Magdaelena Cardona, in La Esmeralda, Chihuahua, Mexico. On December 26, 1964, Samuel married Francisca Hernandez, in La Esmeralda. They celebrated 50 years...

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    White House makes calls about refugees

    November 17, 2015 • Local News, World NewsComments (0)

    Photo File; Barack Obama speaks at the G-20 Summit in Antalya, Turkey. | Getty LANSING, Mich. — The White House sought Tuesday to reassure U.S. governors concerned about accepting Syrian refugees following the attacks in Paris, explaining during a...

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    Calling all bipeds, ages 2-200, for a trike race

    November 17, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Wyatt Smith, center, has trouble in the first turn while racing close against Allisha Smith during the Alien City Grand Prix Tricycle Races for All Ages at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, 505 N. Pennsylvania Ave., Saturday. The race, which is believed to be...

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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...