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Eastern New Mexico News

by: Phaedra Haywood The Santa Fe New Mexican

State allots money for potential 'Rust' prosecutions

SANTA FE -- The state Board of Finance has awarded the First Judicial District Attorney's Office more than $317,000 to prosecute people connected to the fatal shooting of cinematographer Halyna Hutchins on set of the Alec Baldwin f.


Published: Friday September 23 2022

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Click Here for Curry County Jail Logs Click Here for Roosevelt County Jail Logs... — Updated 9/23/2022


Published: Friday September 23 2022

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Eastern New Mexico News

by: KFDA-TV News

Four injured at Tri-State Fair shooting

AMARILLO – Four people were injured in a shooting at Amarillo’s Tri-State Fair late Monday night. Potter County Sheriff Brian Thomas said a fight broke out between two people about 11 p.


Published: Friday September 23 2022

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Eastern New Mexico News

by: The Staff of The News

Clovis school officials: Spicy chips sending students for treatment

Nursing staff at Clovis Municipal Schools have seen nearly two dozen students recently needing treatment due to “One Chip Challenge” chips, according to a school email sent to parents.


Published: Friday September 23 2022

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Eastern New Mexico News

by: Kathleen Stinson

imgResident lobbies for cancer bills

Clovis resident George Barber traveled to Washington, D.C., last week to meet with members of Congress to lobby for passage of a group of bills that would provide funding for the.


Published: Thursday September 22 2022

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Eastern New Mexico News

by: The Staff of The News

imgHomicide suspect arrested

A 48-year-old man is Clovis' latest homicide victim, police announced Wednesday morning. Police received a 911 call from Plains Regional Medical Center at 3:06 a.


Published: Thursday September 22 2022

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Eastern New Mexico News

by: The Staff of The News

Defendant in Burge homicide takes a plea

The man set to be tried starting Monday on a first-degree murder charge in the November 2019 shooting death of Jahmall Burge, 36, of Clovis has signed a plea agreement.


Published: Wednesday September 21 2022

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Eastern New Mexico News

by: The Staff of The News

Bathroom trash can fire forces CHS evacuation

Clovis Municipal Schools have issued a news release about a small fire that forced the evacuation of Clovis High School. The incident happened around 3:05 p.


Published: Wednesday September 21 2022

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Eastern New Mexico News

by: the Staff of The News

Zoo to host volunteer event on Saturday

The Hillcrest Park Zoo is holding a “Love the Zoo” event from 8 am to noon on Saturday. “Join us for a beautification event,” as stated in the zoo flyer.


Published: Tuesday September 20 2022

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Eastern New Mexico News

by: the Staff of The News

Texico school earns 'Blue Ribbon' award

Texico Middle School is one of three New Mexico schools that will be honored in the 2022 National Blue Ribbon Schools Program, which recognizes schools for overall academic performance and progress in closing student achievement ga.


Published: Tuesday September 20 2022

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Eastern New Mexico News

by: the Staff of The News

State monitoring wastewater for COVID

Samples of wastewater from Clovis’ sewer treatment plant are being monitored for the coronavirus as part of a New Mexico Department of Health (NMDOH) program, city manager Justin Howalt said.


Published: Tuesday September 20 2022

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Eastern New Mexico News

by: David Stevens

imgPages past, Sept. 21: Gambling charges against Elks dropped

On this date … 1972: Prosecutors had decided they will not pursue felony charges against 10 people arrested Sept. 7 for illegal gambling at the Clovis Elks Lodge.


Published: Tuesday September 20 2022

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Eastern New Mexico News

by: the Staff of The News

Muleshoe man dies, others injured in Sunday wreck

A Muleshoe man is dead, others injured in a Sunday wreck on Highway 70 east of Muleshoe in Lamb County. Sunday around 5:20 p.m. Apolinario Raymundo, 44, was driving a 2006 Honda Civic westbound with two passengers: Joslyn.


Published: Tuesday September 20 2022

Jail log - Sept. 21

Booked The following were booked into local jails (Friday - Tuesday): Clovis * Brianna Aguilar, 25, criminal damage to property * Misty Daniel, 40, aggravated driving while under the influence of intoxicating liquor or any drug *.


Published: Tuesday September 20 2022

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Eastern New Mexico News

by: the Staff of The News

Gattis 7th graders get off to 1-2 start to football season

CLOVIS — The Gattis 7th grade football team fell to 1-2 on Sept. 13 when they were defeated at Levelland 46-0. The Cubs opened the season with a 6-0 victory over Marshall on August 29 when Abel Chavira ran 50 yards for a.


Published: Tuesday September 20 2022

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Eastern New Mexico News

by: the Staff of The News

County road viewing set for Thursday

The official road viewing of a one mile stretch of CR 11 from CR R to CR S will be Thursday at 10 a.m. according to a news release from the Curry County administration.


Published: Tuesday September 20 2022

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Eastern New Mexico News

by: the Staff of The News

Clovis to receive money for city-crossing trail

It’s a project that’s been proposed for a few years and it looks like it will finally happen: A trail running through Clovis from the city’s eastern edge to the western edge.


Published: Tuesday September 20 2022

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Eastern New Mexico News

by: Steve Hansen

imgClovis High band earns interstate honors

The Clovis High School Marching Band added interstate honors to a steady stream of recognition over the past several years, taking top overall honors in its class last week.


Published: Tuesday September 20 2022

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Eastern New Mexico News

by: the Staff of The News

Area cannabis sales total over $1 million for August

The Cannabis Control Division of the state’s Regulation and Licensing Department has released marijuana sales figures for August 2022.


Published: Tuesday September 20 2022

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Eastern New Mexico News

by: Grant McGee

Third charged in abuse case

TEXICO -- The case in which Jamye Kushman, 37, and Jamie Sena, 29, each face 23 counts of child abuse has now expanded to include a third suspect, Lora Melancon, 41.


Published: Saturday September 17 2022

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Eastern New Mexico News

by: the Staff of The News

Shooting suspect returning to Clovis

One of the suspects in the Aug. 14 shooting death of Jesse Villanes-Lerma at an apartment on Sycamore Street in Clovis is expected back in Clovis this weekend.


Published: Saturday September 17 2022

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Eastern New Mexico News

by: Grant McGee

Officials hear details of fuel rod shipments

Curry County Commissioners got details of regular shipments of spent radioactive fuel rods that will be making their way through Curry County starting in mid to late 2026.


Published: Saturday September 17 2022

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Eastern New Mexico News

by: the Staff of The News

District attorney asks court for ballot relief

Ninth Judicial District Attorney Brian Stover on Thursday filed a lawsuit in district court asking his name appear on the November ballot, though he admits he failed to meet the filing deadline.


Published: Saturday September 17 2022

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Eastern New Mexico News

by: the Staff of The News

Deputy alleged to have shoplifted $126 in merchandise

CLOVIS – A Curry County Sheriff’s deputy on Wednesday was formally charged with shoplifting following a Sept. 9 incident at Clovis’ Walmart.


Published: Saturday September 17 2022

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Eastern New Mexico News

by: the Staff of The News

Air Force releases PFAS action update

The Air Force Civil Engineer Center released a recorded update of the Department of the Air Force’s on-going actions to address per-and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) identified at Cannon Air Force Base.


Published: Saturday September 17 2022

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