|WIPP Announces Schedule Changes For Resumption Of Operations|
While the WIPP recovery program continues to make significant progress, the original target date of March 2016 for resuming waste emplacement operations is no longer viable due to a variety of unanticipated issues. Over the past several months a number of additional activities have been identified that need to be added to the project schedule, including safety related activities that are requir... Read More >>
|Aggie Swimmer Participating In FINA World Championships In Russia|
Sophomore Jannah Sonnenschein of the New Mexico State swimming and diving team is in Kazaan, Russia competing in the 2015 FINA World Championships, Aug. 1-7.Sonnenschien, who is originally from Amterdam, Netherlands, is representing the country of Mozambique as she spent most of her life growing up there and earned her citizenship there. She represented Mozambique last summer in the Youth Olymp... Read More >>
|Federal Charges For Two Men Arrested Following Shooting Incident With Task Force|
Two men arrested Friday night (July 31) during a federal narcotics investigation – which included an exchange of gunfire between a third suspect and members of the Chaves County Metro Narcotics Task Force – will face federal charges of possession with intent to distribute a controlled substance and conspiracy. Those arrested and charged are Francisco Aguilar, 34, residence unknown, ... Read More >>
|Newsmakers Looks At Public Policy |
From KRWG-TV in Las Cruces, this episode of Newsmakers includes a discussion of public policy in New Mexico with guests state Rep. Bill McCamley (D-NM 33) and Paul Gessing, President, Rio Grande Foundation. Fred Martino(pictured) is the host. Watch it now in the You Tube link at the bottom of the page.
|Chile Harvest Is Here |
It is time for the green chile harvest and throughout New Mexico farms are bringing in their crop. Here's Dalene Hodnett(pictured) with the details.
|Personal-Safety Information, Instruction To Be Offered|
A Community Awareness Meeting at the Roswell Police Department will offer citizens a variety of helpful information about staying safe and being prepared to protect yourself. The personal-safety presentation, which is free to the public, will take place Thursday, Aug. 6, at 6 p.m. While it will be geared a bit more toward women, there will still be plenty of information men can benefit from.The... Read More >>
|More Orange Coming To Artesia |
The Artesia City Council has approved the awarding of the West Richey Avenue Pavement Rehab Project to Constructors, Inc. of Carlsbad. The project will cost more than a million bucks and will go from 26th Street to 4th Street for a length of nearly two miles. The Infrastructure Department says there will be some milling and pavement work. They also report that some minor pavement reconstruction... Read More >>