|It's Official It Was A Tornado That Touched Down |
It is official. It was a tornado that touched down near Roswell earlier today. Chaves County Skywarn Coordinator Jim Tucker says it was reported around one this afternoon at Eisenhower and La Quinta. There was some extensive damage reported. He says the National Weather Service is expected to be on hand to investigate tomorrow. There were several reports of a funnel cloud this afternoon and som... More >>
|Woods Houghton Podcast Returns|
This week the Eddy County Extension Agent talks about the 100th anniversary of his office and the first months it was housed in the County Jail. To hear more go to the podcast section on the left hand side of the page.
|The Pope Embraces The Religion Of Global Warming|
From Marita Noon of Energy Makes America Great. "This week’s topic was tough. There were so many different directions I could go with it. Do I tag team with the efforts of my friends who’ve already published on the Pope’s global warming position, do I use the well-known data to tear down his view, or go a different direction? If you are a frequent reader of my work, you’... More >>
|Transformational Gift From Allen Theatres To Fund NMSU Football Locker Room Renovation|
The locker room used by the New Mexico State University football team is about to undergo a massive renovation, thanks to a substantial donation from Las Cruces-based Allen Theatres Inc. The project will provide long-overdue improvements to the facility, a facelift to the amenities, and improved conditions for student athletes. “Allen Theatres is an important friend, having generously sup... More >>
|Potash Company Seeking Medical Care Elsewhere |
Intrepid Potash has offered employees a new medical insurance plan. This plan would give them incentives to seek medical services anywhere besides Carlsbad Medical Center. It follows what the company calls extremely high medical rates at CMC. Intrepid Potash has presented this plan during its open enrollment meetings over the last month. It began open enrollment for it on Friday. Intrepid Potas... More >>
|Information Sought To Locate Man Wanted In Murder Case|
Information is being sought from the public to help track down a man wanted for murder. Police want to find Steve Guardado, 27, who is wanted for the 2013 homicide of Stoarmy Joel Vargas, 22. Vargas was fatally shot outside a Roswell residence Oct. 25, 2013, in the 600 block of Cherry Street. Investigators obtained a warrant for Guardado’s arrest last week. Guardado, who is also known as ... More >>
|Preparing For Wildfire Season|
From KNME TV, NMiF producer Sarah Gustavus sits down with New Mexico state forester Tony Delfin to learn how the state is preparing for this year's wildfire season. To watch it go to the You Tube link at the bottom of the page.