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    Friday, May 18, 2018
    WASHINGTON — Today, during a hearing of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Defense on the FY2019 budget for the U.S. Air Force, U.S. Senator Tom Udall urged Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson to support funding and resources for projects critical to the operations and competitiveness of Holloman, Cannon, and Kirtland Air Force bases. Udall pressed Wilson and Chief of Staff of the ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release
    Friday, May 11, 2018
    The City of Portales Public Works Street Department will begin road work on 18th Street between S. Avenue O and S. Avenue I starting Monday, May 14th, 2018.  Work is estimated to last the entire week.  Please obey traffic signage and plan your travels away from that area for your safety and the safety of the workers.   
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Community, Press Release
    Tuesday, May 08, 2018
    Portales, NM: Roosevelt County Agricultural Agent, Patrick Kircher, was recently honored with two separate awards for his work with Extension and for the local community. Kircher, a 15 year agent with the Cooperative Extension Service through New Mexico State University, was awarded through the Outstanding District CES Agent Awards Program. This program seeks to highlight, and reward, Extension ...read more
    Categories: Business news, Community, General News Article, Community, Education, Press Release
    Tuesday, May 08, 2018
    Portales, NM – The Roosevelt County Board of Commissioners, Sheriff’s Office and Road Department have noted an uptick in illegal dumping and are asking residents to assist in curbing this problem. Illegal dumping can create serious environmental concerns and threaten natural resources. If anyone has any information or has seen any illegal dumping, please contact the Roosevelt County Sheriff’s ...read more
    Categories: Business news, Community, Press Release, Community, General News Article
    Tuesday, May 08, 2018
    The Clovis Fire Department responded to a fire at Clovis Apartments, Monday, May 8, 2018 at approximately 4 p.m.  Luckily none of the 46 residents was seriously hurt, although all find themselves in need of short-term shelter, and at least four families will be displaced for longer since their apartment units suffered significant damage.  For the first night the affected residents were helped by ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Community, Press Release
    Thursday, May 03, 2018
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    Wednesday, May 02, 2018
    The 2018 Cannon Air Show, Space & Tech Fest is only 23 days away!  Now is the time to purchase a Premium Seating Chalet ticket.  Each ticket is $35 per person and includes shaded premium seating at show center, access to premium restroom facility, and a catered specialty meal.   The meal is being prepared by the Landing Zone and includes BBQ pork ribs, bourbon peach glazed chicken kabob, corn on ...read more
    Categories: Community, Event information, General News Article, Press Release
    Friday, April 27, 2018
    HUNDREDS OF MILLIONS IN SAVINGS PROJECTED OVER 30 YEARS FOR TEXAS, NEW MEXICO New large wind energy facilities that will return significant savings to Xcel Energy's Texas and New Mexico customers over 30 years have gained verbal approval from Texas regulators.  In discussion today, the Public Utility Commission of Texas agreed to advance a plan to add 1,230 megawatts of additional wind energy to ...read more
    Categories: Business news, General News Article, Economic, Press Release
    Wednesday, April 25, 2018
    PORTALES, NM—The Roosevelt County Community Development Corporation (RCCDC) is pleased to announce that it has hired William Hendrickson of Las Vegas New Mexico as the Executive Director for the Roosevelt County  Community Development Corporation (RCCDC). Board President Randy Knudson stated: "We are thrilled and excited to have been able to very quickly hire a very capable new Executive Director, ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Economic, Business news, Press Release
    Tuesday, April 17, 2018
    The Roosevelt County Board of Commissioners declared a fire danger emergency in Roosevelt County today during their regular commission meeting. Effective immediately burning within Roosevelt County is pursuant to the provisions contained within Roosevelt County Ordinance 2014-03. Open burning and agricultural burning are prohibited as outlined in the ordinance. The resolution adopted today is in ...read more
    Categories: Business news, Community, Economic, General News Article, Political, Press Release
    Monday, April 16, 2018
    By The Staff of The News   PORTALES — The Eastern New Mexico University women’s basketball program is hosting a trio of camps in June. The first camp, set for June 9, is an elite camp for advanced basketball skill work. The cost is $95 per athlete or $80 per athlete if two or more players from the same school attend. An individual skills camp will be offered 9 a.m.-3 p.m. June 11-13 for boys ...read more
    Categories: Community, Event information, Press Release, Community, Education, General News Article
    Wednesday, March 28, 2018
    SafeWise Announces the 20 Safest Cities in New MexicoAccording to statistics compiled by security firm SafeWise, Portales is among the safest cities in New Mexico, ranking 12th. SafeWise released its “20 Safest Cities in New Mexico” report on March 26, 2018. To compile this report, the company reviewed the 2016 FBI crime report statistics and population data. Cities that fell below identified ...read more
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    Wednesday, March 21, 2018
    REGIONAL CUSTOMERS TO REALIZE HUNDREDS OF MILLIONS IN SAVINGS OVER 30 YEARS     New Mexico regulators approved a historic expansion of wind energy generation in Xcel Energy's New Mexico and Texas service areas, a move that will return significant savings to regional customers over the next several decades.  In a 5-0 vote today, the New Mexico Public Regulation Commission approved a plan to add ...read more
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    Monday, January 08, 2018
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      PORTALES, NM—The Roosevelt County Community Development Corporation (RCCDC) is pleased to announce the expansion of a local business in Portales. Legacy Monuments LLC, a full service memorial creation service featuring granite monuments and headstones have recently expanded and opened a sales showroom location at 905 West 18thStreet. The sales location features a customer showroom and offices ...read more
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