Two Artesia Officers Involved In Shooting

New details in an officer involved shooting over the weekend in Artesia. Two Artesia officers were sent to the alley behind 1800 West Centre Avenue. A statement from state police, who have taken over the investigation, says a domestic fight had broken out and one person had fled down the alleyway. The officers both said … Read more

Road Construction Between Dexter And Midway

A traffic alert for you. Starting today, toad work begins on NM2 from Dexter to south of Midway. Work will be ongoing during the daytime and the project is not expected to be completed until later this spring. The work is weather permitting, of course. Drivers can expect a single-lane closure with flagging and pilot … Read more

US 285 Project At Hobson Road Starts Thursday

The New Mexico Department of Transportation District Two office in cooperation with Constructors Inc. (Contractor) will begin roadway reconstruction on Thursday, February 29, 2024, for US 285 at both intersections of Hobson Road (south of Roswell). The hours of operation are from 7:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. Estimated completion is approximately 60 … Read more

Roswell Animal Services Changes Policy Regarding Spay; Neuter

– Roswell Animal Services has implemented a new policy that allows unaltered pets to go home with adopters with a sterilization agreement. Allowing pets to go home with community members before being spayed or neutered helps the city’s Animal Services, currently being managed by Best Friends Animal Society, to save more homeless pets in Roswell. … Read more

Fatal Crash Thursday In Roswell

Tragedy in Roswell, where police are investigating a deadly rollover car crash. It happened Thursday near the 1600 block of West 8th Street, right next to the Nancy Lopez Golf Course at Spring River. Police say a pickup truck driven by 40 year old Joshua Moses Medina was headed east, but lost control and went … Read more

Safe Haven Baby Box To Be “Blessed” In Roswell

The 6th Safe Haven Baby Box in New Mexico will be blessed today in Roswell. The baby box is located on the front of the Roswell Fire Department building at 200 S. Richardson Street. Last month, Safe Haven Baby Boxes had two anonymous surrenders at Baby Box locations. Safe Haven Baby Boxes was formed by … Read more

Roswell To Start Recycling Pilot Program At Landfill

Roswell, N.M. — The City of Roswell has resumed offering recycling opportunities for its citizens with a new pilot program operated by the Solid Waste Department at the municipal landfill. The program, which is free of charge to citizens, was initiated at the direction of the mayor and City Council in response to many citizen … Read more

Hobbs Man Killed In Crash Thursday Morning

A Hobbs man is identified as the victim of a deadly crash near the state line. New Mexico State Poclie say the crash happened around 5:30 in the morning Thursday on Nadine Road, just south of Hobbs. 38 year old Carlos Camacho-Rosas was reporteldy headed west when his vehicle veered off the roadway and flipped … Read more