7 hrs ago
Pecos Valley Drug Task Force serves warrant, find drugs
CARLSBAD >> Agents with the Pecos Valley drug Task Force say they found an undisclosed amount of drugs in the home of a Carlsbad man being arrested on separate warrants.
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11 hrs ago
Mermod Street house fire was arson
CARLSBAD >> A house fire that occurred last week on Mermod Street was determined to be arson, according to fire officials.
11 hrs ago
Traditional Easter activities planned around Carlsbad
Martha Mauritson/ Current-Argus Jerry Florez stands with boxes containing thousands of candy eggs and other goodies that will be hunted by children at the 18th annual Easter Egg Hunt at P.R. Leyva football field Saturday, organized by Carlsbad Radio.
11 hrs ago
Carlsbad police blotter for April 15
Richard S. Vela, 59, of the 900 block of W. McKay, arrested on suspicion of driving with suspended drivers license.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Little Argus: Carlsbad Community Calendar for April 16
Easter bunny photos: The Carlsbad Child League is offering photos with the Easter Bunny at the Carlsbad Mall on the following dates: April 18, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.; April 19, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. For information, call 505-382-5367 or 575-361-0016.
Report: Burglars in Carlsbad strike during daylight hours as often as night
CARLSBAD >> For those residents keeping an eye out for burglars creeping around their homes at night, police warn that you might just as vulnerable during the day.
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WIPP makes changes to emergency procedures
Officials at the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant made changes to their emergency procedures after an underground salt truck fire in February.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
First look inside WIPP radiation cleanup
New photos from deep inside New Mexico's WIPP site show that crews are getting closer to finding out how radioactive contamination spread through their nuclear waste mine and into the countryside near Carlsbad, NM.
Nursing scholarships awarded by hospital auxiliary
Carlsbad Medical Center Hospital Auxiliary Volunteers recently presented $7,500 in spring semester scholarships to nine New Mexico State University Carlsbad nursing students and one RN surgery nurse.
Gov. Martinez: Carlsbad one of four NM sites for veterans cemeteries
Servicemen of Carlsbad have finally been granted their wish. The Veterans Cemetery at Sunset Gardens will receive funding from the state of New Mexico to complete construction.
Character Counts winners named
Carlsbad >> The Carlsbad Character Counts program has been operating in local schools for more than 15 years, as teachers encourage students to develop into citizens of good character.
Two men kill themselves in front of sheriff's deputies in separate incidents
CARLSBAD >> In separate incidents, two men shot themselves to death in front of Eddy County Sheriff's deputies over the weekend.
Play ball: Carlsbad youth softball returns despite earlier fears league would have to dissolve
CARLSBAD >> Grab your peanuts and Cracker Jacks. The Carlsbad Little Girls Softball League 2014 season kicks off with today's opening ceremony at the Bob Forrest Youth Sports Complex.
Current-Argus wins award for WIPP coverage
Current-Argus photo Current-Argus newsroom staff won the DFMie award for February's coverage of the incidents at the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Carlsbad man kills himself in front of Eddy County Sheriff's...
A 27-year-old man killed himself in front of Eddy County Sheriff's deputies responding to a domestic dispute.
Woman killed, kids injured in highway crash near Loving
New Mexico State Police say that Carl Deisher, 47, of Artesia was attempting to make a wide right turn at the intersection of Derrick Road and US 285 around 8 a.m. Deisher, who was driving a semi truck hauling a trailer, turned directly in front of a 2011 Honda traveling southbound in the outside lane driven by Oralia Lara, 50, of Carlsbad.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Byron's 10pm Forecast.
A Wind Advisory is in effect tonight for areas of far east and southeast New Mexico, including Carlsbad and Hobbs.
No signs of radiation in water near nuke dump
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Sat Apr 12, 2014
Carlsbad man gives up after third tear gas attempt by police
ARGUS A member of the tactical unit approaches the scene at 2315 Sage Street Friday morning, where police were negotiating with a wanted subject for surrender.