Top Stories

Back to School: Monitoring Teen Mental Health

“When it comes to teens, we cannot just let them say, ‘I don’t want to talk about it’ or ‘everything’s fine,’” said Angie Gomez,...
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A Hometown Hero

“I’ve been with many pets from the time they were born until the time they have died. It gives me a peace knowing I helped them...
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Crash City CrossFit: Helping You Live Your Best Life

Semper Fidelis. Translating from Latin to “Always Faithful” and often shortened to “Semper Fi,” it is the motto of the United...
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Talking About Skin Health

Roswell native, Dr. Brandon Cometti, is board certified in Family Medicine and focuses on skin issues/skin care/cosmetics. He...
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Old Cat, New Dog

They say you can’t teach an old dog new tricks but how about introducing a new dog to an old cat? When we adopted a puppy, we...
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   Regional News

Pecan Weevil Quarantine In Effect

**FAQs have been added to this release** SE NEW MEXICO – The New Mexico Department of Agriculture issued an emergency pecan...
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Ruidoso Downs Announces Trial Purse Increases And Supplemental Nomination Incentive

RUIDOSO DOWNS, New Mexico (October 27, 2017) – The trial purses for the 2018 Triple Crown series – both futurities and derbies –...
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PRESS RELEASE: Ruidoso Downs, Casino, Horse Sale Company Purchase Completed To Group of Four Horsemen/Businessmen

At the signing completing the sale at Ruidoso Downs were (standing, left to right) Jeff Tebow (representing buyer and board...
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PRESS RELEASE: City of Artesia Under Boil Water Alert

City of Artesia, NM September 16, 2017 3:15 PM The City of Artesia, in compliance with the Drinking Water Bureau, a division of...
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Painting Rocks at Living Desert State Park

Carlsbad, NM - Come to the Living Desert Zoo and Gardens State Park on Saturday, Sept. 2 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. to pain...
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