|Artesia Mayor Says Illegal Immigrant Jail At FLETC About To Close|
Phil Burch reports that the population as of Tuesday morning was 75. The week before there were nearly 200 people staying in Artesia. As of Thursday there were 16, and they were expected to be leaving. He also says the classes for the children staying there were halted. He offers more information now in the podcast section on the left hand side of the page.
|WIPP Annual Emergency Response Exercise|
As part of its Corrective Action Plan in response to the Accident Investigation Board reports for the February fire and radiological events, the WIPP Emergency Response Organization (ERO) has undergone extensive changes over the past nine months. On December 10, WIPP conducted its annual full scale emergency response exercise to demonstrate and evaluate the ERO’s ability to recognize, res... More >>
|CEMRC Releases Final Summary Report On WIPP|
The Carlsbad Environmental Monitoring and Research Center (CEMRC) has posted its final summary report regarding the February 14 radiological event that occurred at the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant (WIPP). CEMRC is a division of the College of Engineering at New Mexico State University that provides independent monitoring of the WIPP facility. Following the radiological release that occurred at W... More >>
|Hurd Family Property Named To National Historic Register Thanks To NMSU Grad|
A New Mexico State University graduate’s final project has succeeded on a national level. The property of artists Peter Hurd and his wife Henriette Wyeth-Hurd was listed at the national level of significance on the National Register of Historic Places on Dec. 10.The 40-acre property near Ruidoso was purchased in the 1930s and later expanded to more than 2,000 acres. The Hurd family home a... More >>
|NMMI Extends Holiday Wishes |
Recently the cadets and administration produced a holiday video. To watch it, go to the You Tube link at the bottom of the page.
|Carlsbad High Is Looking For New Football Coach |
Supt. Gary Perkowski says Ron Arrington will become the Asst. Athletic Director. Perkowski says the search is on for a new football boss. He says the time frame for hiring someone will be early next year. Perkowski offers more on that and the school board meeting from Tuesday night now in the podcast section on the left hand side of the page.
|Eddy County Commission Says Good Bye|
Tony Hernandez (pictured) and Jack Volpato participated in the last Eddy County Commission meeting of the year and the last one of their eight year term. Neither could run again earlier this year. Wednesday on KSVP, Royce Pearson and Glen Collier paid tribute to both men. Hear more by going to the podcast section on the left hand side of the page.