Freedom New Mexico The fairness doctrine in broadcasting sounds like it would be so, well, fair. Why is it we believe that the end of the dormant policy, killed Aug. 22 by the Federal Communications Commission, is a good development? The truth is, there never was anything “fair” about it. The fairness doctrine was imposed [...]
Special to the QCS The following books are available from the Tucumcari Public Library. For more information, call 461-0295. FictionNothing To Lose by Lee Child.
We hear that soldiers who have fought and been killed in Iraq or Afghanistan gave their lives for nothing if we pull out now. Nothing could be farther from the truth None of us get out of this life alive. Why do anything at all when it comes right down to it? It is because [...]
The following is a sample of calls received by the Tucumcari Police Department in the last few days: Sunday • At 2:03 a.m., a female called in a fight at a hotel. Officers arrived and the people fighting were separated. • At 2 p.m., a female called in a burglary at Chaparral Street. An officer [...]
The following is a sample of calls received by Tucumcari police during the last few days. According to the reports: Wednesday • At 12:30 a.m., a male reported a suspicious subject and vehicle at Jackson. The subject left prior to an officer’s arrival. • At 4:10 a.m., a female reported a prowler at Jackson. The [...]
The following is a sample of calls received by the Tucumcari police during the last few days. According to the reports: Tuesday • At 4:28 p.m., a female called in a battery on South Adams. The parties were told to stay away from each other. • At 5:37 p.m., a female called in a stalker at [...]
Dave Gragg I’m sitting in front of a blank computer screen, trying to figure out what to write for this week’s column. I mean, Tucumcari is such a dull little burg. There’s nothing to write about. There’s the whole Route 66 thing last weekend, but I had to be out of town for that. From [...]