For Obama, a frustrating health care rollout

October 20, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

File- Thgis Oct. 17, 2013 file photo shows President Barack Obama speaking in the State Dining Room of the White House in Washington. Administration officials say about 476,000 health insurance applications have been filed through federal and state exchanges, the most detailed measure yet of the problem-plagued rollout of President Obama’s signature...

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Republicans making ‘Obamacare’ their next target

October 20, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

In this photo taken Oct. 18, 2013, self-employed photographer Michael Weaver works the sidelines of a high school football game in Jerseyville, Ill. “We need to stop the arguing and move forward to make it work.” It took him about a week and half of...

Work begins on Calif. bullet train, locals angry

October 20, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

In this photo taken Thursday, Oct. 10, 2013, a freight train travels south alongside Highway 99 near Livingston, Calif. Construction of the nation’s first high-speed rail system is slated to begin in Fresno promising to create construction jobs and link...


VCA Harvest Festival a bounty of new activities and old favorites

October 19, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

Superheroes and princesses rule the day during Valley Christian Academy’s Free Benefit Concert & Harvest Festival, Saturday. (Mark Wilson Photo) Valley Christian Academy held its third annual Free Benefit Concert and Harvest Festival on Saturday...


Buddy Walk sees more community support

October 19, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

Walkers on the team “Mikayla’s Marvels” pass by a sign saying: “When we grow up, we want to be…” one of the themes of the annual Buddy Walk Saturday at Spring River Park and Zoo. (Amy Vogelsang Photo) “10… 9… 8…” The countdown...


Change of Flame

October 19, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

New Mexico Military Institute cadets perform the Change of Flame Guard ceremony in Bronco Plaza during Homecoming and Alumni Weekend, Saturday morning. (Mark Wilson Photo)...


Stewart Industries celebrates expansion

October 19, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Roswell Red Coats watch as Stewart Industries founder Tom Stewart, far right, and Mayor Del Jurney cut the red ribbon stretched before a new door to a hangar used to house aircraft maintenance work. (Tess Townsend Photo) Aviation spares supplier Stewart...


Through the years

October 19, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

NMMI alumni march onto Stapp Field for the Homecoming and Alumni Weekend parade, Saturday morning. (Mark Wilson Photo)...

Fire from electrical short at senior care facility

October 19, 2013 • State NewsComments (0)

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Authorities say one person has been treated for smoke inhalation after an apartment fire in Albuquerque. City fire officials say crews were dispatch to the three-story senior care facility shortly after noon Saturday. Upon arrival,...

Santa Fe police investigating hit-and-run accident

October 19, 2013 • State NewsComments (0)

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Police in Santa Fe are searching for a driver in a hit-and-run crash that injured a woman in another vehicle. Officers responded to the scene of the crash about 12:30 p.m. Saturday at the intersection of Quapaw and Espinacitas streets....

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