Otero County Newswire

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  1. Southern New Mexico county struggling with stench in building that officials can't get rid ofRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Nanaimo Daily News

    And the Alamogordo Daily News reports that Otero County officials are deciding whether to relocate staff that can no longer put up with the putrid smell in the Administration Annex Building's basement. Commissioner Ronny Rardin said Thursday he's worried about the staff since the offending scent is permeating the building's substructure.

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  2. Alamogordo police logsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Alamogordo Daily News

    Anthony J. Barnhill, 42, of the 1300 block of McKinley, was arrested for alleged aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, possession of drug paraphernalia, unlawful possession of a switchblade and two no-bond Magistrate Court warrants for a probation violation and failure to pay fines. He was jailed at the Otero County Detention Center pending an appearance in court.

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  3. New zip line adventures debut this fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Ruidoso News

    Ruidoso News The stunning view that zip-line riders will catch right before sailing off on The Apache Eagle Zip Line currently under construction at the Inn of the Montain Gods that is scheduled to open in October. RUIDOSO >> When the forest foliage begins to turn its traditional stunning auburn in the fall, residents and visitors will be able to take it all in from a different vantage point - with some excitement thrown in as well.

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  4. Torres sentenced to life in prison plus 26 for 2011 murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Ruidoso News

    ... Champion Regional Medical Center after suffering cardiac arrest while en route to an El Paso hospital. An Otero County jury convicted Montoya last year of murder and other charges. He is currently serving a life sentence in a state prison. Mathis ...

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  5. Officials investigating Thursday's fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Alamogordo Daily News

    Daily News Otero County Emergency Services and the Otero County Sheriff's Office are investigating a fire that destroyed an unoccupied structure on Gravel Pit Road in La Luz Thursday night. The structure had no power or propane on site and was a total loss.

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  6. Commissioners pass antidiscrimination personnel policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Alamogordo Daily News

    The Otero County Commission on Tuesday amended the county's personnel policy to include state and federally protected classifications regarding sexual orientation, gender identity, disability and other items. District 1 Commissioner Tommie Herrell made a motion to amend the personnel policy to fit with state and federal law.

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  7. Byrant law firm will continue to represent RuidosoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Ruidoso News

    ... possible for up to four years. Bryant has served as village attorney since Feb. 1, 2007. He also serves as Otero County attorney. He did not attend the council meeting when his contract was approved, because he was teaching at the New Mexico ...

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  8. COPE applauds officials for holding man accountableRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Alamogordo Daily News

    Friday's edition of the Alamogordo Daily News reported on the sentencing of a man who violated a protective order 17 times. According to the paper, the man pled no contest to violating the protective order and was sentenced to six years in prison followed by five years of probation.

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  9. Expect more rain for Otero CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Alamogordo Daily News

    ... to city residents who need them and can be picked up at several fire stations. County residents can go to the Otero County Road Shop for sand bags. (John Bear - Daily News ) A flash flood watch remains in effect for Otero County through Thursday ...

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  10. Alamogordo area may get 4 inches of rainRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Alamogordo Daily News

    ... by Friday but thunderstorms are still possible going into the weekend. The NWS issued a flash flood watch for Otero County that remains in effect through midnight Wednesday but it could be extended until midnight Thursday. The watch includes the ...

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  11. Who's meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Ruidoso News

    ... Road, Ruidoso. The Lincoln County Garden Club: meets at 9:45 a.m. on the third Tuesday of each month at the Otero County Electric Co-op on Highway 48 in Alto. Wellness Wednesdays at Sanctuary On The River: 9:15 a.m., gentle yoga by donation; noon, ...

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  12. Odile remnants make way through New MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Las Cruces Sun-News

    ... storm likely will dump rain across the state Wednesday as it travels from the southwest toward the northeast. Otero County in southern New Mexico, for example, may see flooding Wednesday as severe weather could overtop spillways at Silver and ...

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  13. Torres sentenced to life in prison plus 26 years for 2011 Alamogordo Burger King shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Las Cruces Sun-News

    ... Champion Regional Medical Center after suffering cardiac arrest while en route to an El Paso hospital. An Otero County jury convicted Montoya last year of murder and other charges. He is currently serving a life sentence in a state prison. Mathis ...

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  14. Torres sentenced to life in prison plus 26Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Alamogordo Daily News

    ... Champion Regional Medical Center after suffering cardiac arrest while en route to an El Paso hospital. An Otero County jury convicted Montoya last year of murder and other charges. He is currently serving a life sentence in a state prison. Mathis ...

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  15. New Mexico to get share of Tropical Storm OdileRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 16 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    ... will be capable of producing 1 to 3 inches of rain during short periods, creating the threat of flash flooding. Otero County in southern New Mexico may see flooding Wednesday as severe weather could overtop spillways at Silver and Mescalero Lakes.

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  16. Weather Service predicts 3-4 inches of rainfallRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Alamogordo Daily News

    ... by Friday but thunderstorms are still possible going into the weekend. The NWS issued a flash flood watch for Otero County that remains in effect through midnight Wednesday but it could be extended until midnight Thursday. The watch includes the ...

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  17. Heavy rainfall predicted for Otero County WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Alamogordo Daily News

    ... as the remnants of Hurricane Odile pass through. (John Bear - Daily News ) Hurricane Odile could bring rain to Otero County over the next several days, and a flash flood watch is expected for most of Wednesday, according to the National Weather ...

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  18. Otero County commissioners terminate 3 contracts with Lincoln National ForestRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Alamogordo Daily News

    Otero County Commissioners have terminated three contracts with the Lincoln National Forest and opted out of scheduling a town hall meeting to discuss the termination of the contracts with forest officials. During Thursday's commission meeting, District 3 Commissioner Ronny Rardin said he was opposed to holding a town hall meeting with the USFS.

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  19. NM to get share of Tropical Storm OdileRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | KRQE Albuquerque

    ... will be capable of producing 1 to 3 inches of rain during short periods, creating the threat of flash flooding. Otero County in southern New Mexico may see flooding Wednesday as severe weather could overtop spillways at Silver and Mescalero Lakes.

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  20. Flash flood warning for Otero CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Alamogordo Daily News

    Otero County officials closed Riata Road at La Luz Gate Road due to flooding around 2:30 p.m. today. The National Weather Service in El Paso issued a flash flood warning in north central Otero County to include Alamogordo, La Luz and Tularosa until 4:45 p.m. today.

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