MENU

City-wide rabies clinic success

March 8, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

Sunday’s city-wide Rabies Clinic was a success, according to Joseph Pacheco, supervisor of Roswell’s Animal Services. Chaves County Veterinary Association held the annual clinics in conjunction with Roswell Animal Services and the Roswell Fire Department at all locations and two locations outside the city limits, one in Dexter and one in Hagerman....

Read More

Wind’s up; let’s be careful out there

March 8, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

The National Weather Services issued a wind advisory Wednesday. Meteorologist Brian Guyer reported crosswinds between 25 and 35 mph, with gusts up to 45 mph. Guyer does not expect much improvement soon. “We are transitioning out of a La Niña period, which...

Police seek info on burglaries

March 8, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Roswell Police Department is seeking assistance from the public about two burglaries. The most recent occurred in January, when a house in the 500 block of East Fifth Street was broken into a total of three times. Early in January, the thief took all of...

Police seek Kaprice Conde (Gabaldon) in 2/28 shooting

March 8, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

Roswell’s Most Wanted is Kaprice Conde, 26. She has an arrest warrant issued for her on charges of aggravated battery with a deadly weapon and tampering with evidence, for her role in the Feb. 28 shooting at Farley’s restaurant, 1315 N. Main St. Victim,...

Hay, wind and fire

March 7, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

Area firefighters work to keep burning bales of hay under control while battling high winds at Woodcrest Dairy southeast of Roswell, Tuesday afternoon. (Mark Wilson Photo) [/auth...

New owner, new name

March 7, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

After months of sale negotiations and several weeks of anticipation, the hospital on East 19th Street has a brand new name. Once known as Roswell Regional Hospital, the city’s most recent alternative for hospital care, the facility will now be known as...

Voters defeat tax, 3 incumbents

March 7, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

Jeanine Corn-Best and Steve Henderson congratulate one-another after winning their respective wards, Tuesday evening. (Mark Wilson Photo) Three new faces will appear on the Roswell City Council when it convenes for its regular business meeting Thursday....

City Council meets Thursday

March 7, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Roswell City Council will hold its regular business meeting at 7 p.m., Thursday at City Hall, 425 N. Richardson Ave. Councilors will hear six Lodger’s Tax funding requests for various events set to happen in the community. The council will also consider...

N.M. Game and Fish advise not to take wildlife as pets

March 6, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

This 3-month-old raccoon was brought into a rehabilitation facility when it was just a week old. (Jessica Palmer Photo) New Mexico Game and Fish take a hard line when it comes to making a pet out of a wild animal. “By law it is unlawful to keep a protected...

Stranger Danger program to begin

March 6, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

Roswell will begin the Stranger Danger Program, designed to teach children what to do if approached by a stranger, starting in April. “We used to have a program in the schools back in 2002. Then I became involved in the mold issue at Goddard, and RISD...