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Boys’ heroism recognized by city

July 11, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Above: Roswell Fire Chief Devin Graham presents awards for heroism to 6-yearold Joseph Romero, left, and 8-year-old Nathaniel Aguilar at Thursday night’s city council meeting. The local boys are credited with saving the life of 3-year-old Leah Romero on June 8. Leah, Joseph’s sister and Nathaniel’s cousin, was playing in the pool at the family’s...

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Roswell Fire Department Call Log — July. 9-10

July 11, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Roswell Fire Department responded to these calls for the following dates: July 9 • At 7:30 a.m., medical call, 3400 block of South Union Avenue. • At 9:02 a.m., medical call, 1600 block of South Sunset Avenue. • At 9:30 a.m., medical call, 1600...

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Information sought in search for missing woman

July 11, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

The public’s help is being sought in locating an endangered missing Roswell woman who was last heard from Thursday afternoon. Margarita Diaz, 55, spoke with her daughter by phone mid-afternoon Thursday. The daughter did not find her mother at home when she...

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Striking FLETC workers speaking out

July 10, 2015 • Local NewsComments (1)

Striking workers at the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center in Artesia continue to walk picket lines as the strike entered its third week Thursday. (Jeff Tucker Photo) Striking workers at the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center are beginning to speak...

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Keeping an eye on the flock

July 10, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Andrea Flores, a senior at the University of New Mexico, watches as everyone tries to beat the heat at Cahoon Swimming Pool Thursday. Flores has been a lifeguard in the past but this is her first year lifeguarding at Cahoon. (Katy Ross Photo)...

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RFD hopes two days on, four off attracts recruits

July 10, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Roswell firefighter recruit Nick Clair completes the firefighter combat challenge at the RFD training field near Brasher Road and Sunset Avenue in 2014. (Jared Tucker/PVON File Photo)   The Roswell Fire Department is looking for men and women who want...

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Quick arrest stops attack at Roswell police station

July 10, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Vasquez A Roswell man was arrested Thursday immediately after he attacked another man right in front of the police station. The situation ended quickly as officers arrested the violent man. After learning of the situation that led the involved people to the...

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RPD Adding Chevy Tahoes to fleet

July 10, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

This is one of four Chevy Tahoes purchased by the Roswell Police Department that will be assigned to patrol officers. Each vehicle costs about $36,500 when fully equipped for police work. The Tahoes offer the advantages of higher visibility for the driver,...

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Roswell Fire Department Call Log — July. 8-9

July 10, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Roswell Fire Department responded to these calls for the following dates: July 8 • At 8:30 a.m., medical call, East Byrne Street. • At 9:08 a.m., medical call, 1600 block of Monroe Avenue. • At 9:53 a.m., medical call, 400 block of East 23rd Street....

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Chaves County Sheriff’s office makes DWI arrest

July 10, 2015 • Local NewsComments (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...