2 hrs ago
Police Blotter: Carlsbad arrests for Aug. 26
Juvenile male, 13, of the 600 block of S. 11th, arrested on suspicion of aggravated burglar, larceny of a firearm and tampering with evidence.
2 hrs ago
More Carlsbad veterans are using free ride services
CARLSBAD >> Officials with a local organization which transports veterans to Veterans Affairs facilities in the region say the number of people using their services is rising.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Announcements: Aug. 26
The North Mesa Senior Recreation Center holds a dance every Wednesday and Friday, from 7: 00-9:30 p.m. Dances feature a different live band each week.
Little Argus: Aug. 26
Community Blood Drive: at Loving Middle School cafeteria from 1:30 pm to 5:30 pm.
Equipment worth $40k stolen from Carlsbad work site
Law enforcement officials are seeking more information on the theft of a $40,000 piece of equipment from a local construction company.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Police: Carlsbad man impersonated an officer to get ex-wife fired
CARSLSBAD >> Police have arrested a 32-year-old man for allegedly trying to pass himself off as a law enforcement officer to get back at his ex-wife.
KOB-TV New Mexico
Mojave Rattlesnakes popping up in southern New Mexico
Mojave rattlesnakes are one of the most lethal rattlesnakes in the country, and they are popping up right here in New Mexico.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
KOB-TV New Mexico
Snake sightings on the rise in southern New Mexico
Officials in southeastern New Mexico say sightings of one of the most lethal rattlesnakes appear to be on the rise.
Service dog helps track, guide and comfort Carlsbad 6-year-old with autism
Aaron Harris, 6, is accompanied by 1-year-old Cypress. "Cy," a Labrador retriever, is a service dog trained to aid Aaron, who has been diagnosed with autism, epilepsy and cortical dysplasia.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Los Angeles Times
Cause of New Mexico nuclear waste accident remains a mystery
A worker at the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant near Carlsbad, N.M., carves a disposal room out of a salt deposit nearly half a mile below the surface.
Eddy County post offices cut back on hours
CARLSBAD >> Two United States Post Offices in Eddy County have cut back on the hours they are open to ship packages because of financial struggles, and more could follow in the coming year.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
'Bowling for Brooklyn' raises awareness for Carlsbad baby diagnosed with rare leukemia
Carlsbad resident Brooklyn Herring, 8 months old, smiles from her El Paso hospital bed on Wednesday shortly after completing her first 28-day chemotherapy treatment for the rare leukemia that has threatened her life.
Snake sightings on the rise, including more venomous Mojave rattler
CARLSBAD >> The Mojave rattler, one of the most lethal rattlesnakes in the Southwest, has been gradually moving into new territory in Southeastern New Mexico.
Loving school board votes down motion to dissolve labor board
CARLSBAD >> The Loving Municipal School Board on Tuesday voted down a motion to rescind the district's Labor Management Relations Resolution.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
'New Mexico's Enchanting Cowboy' to sing in Lincoln
Mike Moutoux turns everyday ranch work into cowboy songs and poetry, giving listeners a rare look into the life of a working cowboy.
Carlsbad fourth among New Mexico cities in lodgers tax receipts
CARLSBAD >> How do you measure a boom? When it comes to the rapid growth in Carlsbad hotel and motel occupancy, one answer is "the lodgers tax."
Little Argus: Aug. 22
The Just Dance Competition Team: is hosting a Multi-Family Garage Sale from 7-11 a.m. at the Just Dance Studio Parking Lot, 803 N. 8th.
Classes began at NMSU Carlsbad
Orientation for incoming students was held on Wednesday, but the campus was flooded with students making their way to class Thursday, most taking the time to visit the on-campus bookstore.
Artesia to host town hall on FLETC, immigration on Thursday
CARLSBAD >> The City of Artesia will host the second public town hall on immigration since undocumented immigrants were transferred to the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center in late June.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Eddy County women's jail empty for three years due to lack of certified officers
Captain Mike Ingram, interim warden at the Eddy County Detention Center, is attacking staff shortages by making changes in employees' hourly schedule and finding ways to get certified detention officers on the floor with inmates rather than handling clerical jobs that do not require detention experience.