BLM Preparng for March Oil and Gas Lease Sale

THE BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT IS PREPARING FOR ITS MARCH LEASE SALE. DARRELL MOODY HAS THE DETAILS…

THE BLM’S NEW MEXICO OFFICE…DEFERRING NINE PARCELS MEASURING ABOUT 15-HUNDRED ACRES FOR ITS SCHEDULED MARCH OIL AND GAS LEASE SALE…SCHEDULED FOR MARCH 28th. THE TOTAL NUMBER OF PARCELS AVAILABLE FOR THE SALE IS 46 IN NEW MEXICO AND OKLAHAOMA…INCLUDING FOUR IN LEA COUNTY AND THREE IN EDDY COUNTY. THE SALE NOTICE, ENVIORNMENTAL DOCUMETNS AND MORE INFORMATION IS AVAILABLE ONLINE AT BLM.GOV.

Local Lawmaker Proposes Milk Mislabeling Bill

A LOCAL LAWMAKER IS PROPOSING LEGISLATION TO END MISLABELING SOME BEVERAGES. DARRELL MOODY HAS THE DETAILS…

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ROSWELL REPUBLICAN STATE SENATOR CLIFF PIRTLE SAYS THERE ARE TOO MANY “MILKS” IN THE GROCRY STORE…THAT AREN’T REALLY MILK…
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PIRTLE SAYS THOSE PRODUCTS SHOULD BE LABELED “IMITATION MILK.” SENATE BILL 319 WILL BE DISCUSSED IN COMMITTEE TOMORROW.

City of Roswell Educating Residents on Remodel Permit Requirements

IF YOU’RE PLANNING A REMODEL PROJECT FOR YOUR HOME OR BUSINESS, THE CITY OF ROSWELL WANTS TO YOU TO PULL A PERMIT. DARRELL MOODY HAS THE DETAILS…

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MEREDITH HILDRETH IS ROSWELL’S PLANNING AND ZONING ADMINISTRATOR…
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HILDRETH SAYS THE PERMIT FEE IS CALCULATED BY THE ESTIMATED COST OF THE PROJECT.

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IF YOU’RE PLANNING A REMODEL PROJECT FOR YOUR HOME OR BUSINESS, THE CITY OF ROSWELL WANTS TO YOU TO PULL A PERMIT. DARRELL MOODY HAS THE DETAILS…

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MEREDITH HILDRETH IS ROSWELL’S PLANNING AND ZONING ADMINISTRATOR…
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HILDRETH SAYS THE PERMIT FEE IS CALCULATED BY THE ESTIMATED COST OF THE PROJECT.

Bill to Keep New Mexico on Daylight Saving Time Moving Through State Legislature

A BILL TO KEEP NEW MEXICO ON DAYLIGHT SAVING TIME IS MOVING FORWARD IN THE STATE LEGISLATURE. DARRELL MOODY HAS THE DETAILS…

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THIS MARKS THE THIRD TIME REPUBLICAN STATE SENATOR CLIFF PIRTLE OF ROSWELL HAS INTRODUCED THE BILL…
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THE BILL NOW MOVES ON TO THE SENATE JUDICIARY COMMITTEE…WHERE PIRTLE BELIEVES IT WILL PASS. FROM THERE, IT WILL GO TO THE SENATE FLOOR FOR A FULL VOTE.

Artesia State Representative Calling Out Democrats on Taxes

VOTERS IN ALBUQUERQUE OVERWHELMINGLY REJECTED A PROPOSED PROPERTY TAX INCREASE THIS WEEK, NOW ONE LOCAL LAWMAKER IS CALLING FOR DEMOCRATS IN THE STATE HOUSE TO DO THE SAME. DARRELL MOODY HAS THE DETAILS…

REPUBLICAN STATE REPRESENTATIVE JIM TOWNSEND OF ARTESIA SAYS NEW MEXICO IS IN THE BLACK…GENERATING A BUDGET SURPLUS OF MORE THAN A BILLION DOLLARS…AND DEMOCRATS NEED TO TAKE NOTICE…
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DEMOCRATS IN THE HOUSE ARE CURRENTLY RE-WORKING A BILL THAT TOWNSEND SAYS WOULD RAISE TAXES ON NEW MEXICANS.

New Mexico Military Institute Hosting Vitalant Blood Drive

TODAY IS THE FINAL DAY OF A THREE DAY BLOOD DRIVE AT NEW MEXICO MILITARY INSTITUTE. DARRELL MOODY HAS THE DETAILS…

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STEPHANIE SEABREEZE IS SENIOR DONOR RECRUITMENT MANAGER FOR VITALANT…
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SEABREEZE SAYS THEY NEED ALL BLOOD TYPES…
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TODAY’S BLOOD DRIVE IS OPEN FROM 11-TO-4 INSIDE THE VMV BUILDING BALLROOM ON THE NMMI CAMPUS.

State Lawmakers Recognize New Mexico’s Oil and Gas Industry

STATE LAWMAKERS TOOK A BREAK FROM DEBATING YESTERDAY TO CELEBRATE NEW MEXICO’S OIL AND GAS INDUSTRY. DARRELL MOODY HAS THE DETAILS…

THE NEW MEXICO STATE SENATE…PASSES THE OIL AND GAS INDUSTRY DAY SENATE MEMORIAL 20 UNANIMOUSLY. THE LEGISLATION CO-SPONSORED BY HOBBS REPUBLICAN SENATOR GAY KERNAN RECOGNIZES THE STATE’S THIRD PLACE RANK IN IN DOMESTIC OIL PRODUCTION. NEW MEXICO RANKS NINTH IN NATURAL GAS PRODUCTION. THE PERMIAN BASIN…HIGHLIGHTED AS THE LARGEST CONTINUOUS OIL AND GAS RESOURCE EVER ASSESSED. LAST YEAR, THE OIL AND GAS INDUSTRY CONTRIBUTED AN ESTIMATED 2-POINT 2-BILLION DOLLARS…ACCOUNTING FOR ROUGHLY A THIRD OF NEW MEXICO’S GENERAL FUND.

Two People Now Charged With Mine Shaft Burglary

Eddy County authorities are still trying to figure out why a man and woman went into a mine shaft this week. Jail records show 37 year-old Byron Williams is charged with possession of burglary tools, burglary, and criminal damage to property, but he’s not talking. A statement from Sheriff’s Lieutenant Matt Hutchinson says Williams was arrested along with Ashlynn Spencer on Friday. Spencer is charged with conspiracy to commit burglary. The shaft owned by IMC is located near Burton Flats Road and IS Highway 62/180.

Carlsbad Concert Series Continues Thursday Night

THE CARLSBAD COMMUNITY CONCERT ASSOCIATION SEASON CONTINUES TOMORROW NIGHT. DARRELL MOODY HAS THE DETAILS…

ASSOCIATION PRESIDENT SALLY COVINGTON SAYS TODD GREEN IS EXPECTED TO PLAY MORE THAN 30 ACOUSTIC STRING, FLUTE AND PERCUSSION INSTRUMENTS FROM ALL OVER THE WORLD…
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COVINGTON SAYS GREEN WILL MEET WITH STUDENTS BEFORE TOMORROW NIGHT’S SHOW. FOR DETAILS, OR TO PURCHASE TICKETS, GO TO CARLSBADCONCERTS.COM.