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Firefighter dies from injuries

A Nara Visa volunteer firefighter died on Thursday after suffering burns trying to extinguish a fire that was more than seven miles long and three...

Portales next leg of water project

PORTALES — Eastern New Mexico Water Utility Authority board members voted Friday that the water pipeline to Portales will be the next phase of the Ute water pipeline project. ENMWUA Executive...

Jail log - June 21

The following individuals were booked into the Quay County Detention Center from June 10 through June 16: • Raymond Parker, 69, driving while under the influence • Brandon Aragon, 37, warrant...

AMVETS convention slated for Clovis

CLOVIS — New Mexico’s American Veterans, AMVETS, are gathering in Clovis for their annual state convention this weekend. Posts from Albuquerque, Farmington, Shiprock, and Deming are scheduled to...

Beat the coming heat

Century mark temperatures will impact Quay County mid-week once again following a record-breaking weekend of high temperatures for the area,...

Bible outlaws all 'soft socialism'

I've seen people on social media claiming the Bible doesn't bother to advocate any particular economic order. Supposedly, if a nation chooses...

ENMU seeks track, cross country coach

PORTALES — Eastern New Mexico University is searching for a new cross country and track and field coach. Danielle Kcholi, who has served in the position for the last three years, turned in her...

2017 misses crowned

PORTALES — Tears were flowing Saturday night as Miss Las Cruces Taylor Rey, 22, was crowned the 2017 Miss New Mexico. Rio Grande's Outstanding Teen ...

City holds commissioner recall election

Three city commissioners will retain their seats on the Tucumcari City Commission after Thursday’s canvas of the June 13 special recall election was confirmed the results. Tucumcari residents...

Clovis Music Festival kicks off

The Curry County Chamber is expecting a full house Friday for the final event of this year’s Clovis Music Festival featuring Winger and FireHouse. The Clovis Music Festival is held annually to...

Need drives urban, rural motives

Much has been made in the news lately about the division between urban and rural citizens, and what motivates them to do things like vote for Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump in an election of bad or...

Failure to perform got Comey fired

Much has been made in the news lately about the division between urban and rural citizens, and what motivates them to do things like vote for Hillary ...

Neither side blameless for political fire

The partisan rancor and toxic incivility that have gripped the nation since last year’s presidential campaign spilled over into bloodshed last Wednesday. James T. Hodgkinson, 66, opened fire on a...

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