|Congressman Pearce Recites Gettysburg Address|
To celebrate the 150th anniversary of the Gettysburg Address, filmaker Ken Burns launched a national effort to encourage everyone to recite the speech. KNME TV asked Congressman Steve Pearce to do his part. You can watch it by going to the You Tube link at the bottom of the page.
|Eddy County Commission Meets|
Asst. County Mananger Kenny Rayroux says the commission had a full day on Tuesday talking about the upcoming budget. He also says commissioners took a tour of the county jail. He appeared Wednesday on the KSVP Morning Show. If you missed it, you can hear it again by going to the podcast section on the left hand side of the page.
|State Land Office Earns $69 Million In March For Public Schools, Universities And Hospitals|
In the month of March, the New Mexico State Land Office earned $69 million for the beneficiaries of the state land trust.“This $69 million is critically important in supporting New Mexico’s public schools, universities, and hospitals,” said Commissioner of Public Lands Ray Powell(pictured).“We are working collaboratively with the private sector, our sovereign... More >>
|WIPP Update:Truck Fire Corrective Action Plan Submitted To Carlsbad Field Office|
Nuclear Waste Partnership (NWP), the management and operating contractor for WIPP, submitted its corrective action plan to the Department of Energy’s Carlsbad Field Office in response to the underground truck fire Accident Investigation Board report. On February 5, an underground mine fire involving a salt haul truck occurred in WIPP’s underground mine. The DOE-appointed Accident In... More >>
|Red Flag Warning Issued For Mountain Areas |
The National Weather Service says rain is forecast for Easter weekend. Keep your fingers crossed.
|Governor Susana Martinez Announces Four New Proposed Locations For Veterans Cemeteries In Rural New Mexico |
Governor Susana Martinez announced four new proposed locations for local veterans cemeteries in rural New Mexico. Phase one of Governor Martinez’s initiative to provide for federally-rated final resting places that are closer to home for our state’s veterans calls for new cemeteries of three to four acres to be established in Angel Fire, Carlsbad, Fort Stanto... More >>
|Dexter School Board Meets |
The Dexter School Board met Monday night and Supt. Leesa Dodd says they approved the calendar for next school year and they approved some new seating for Lewis Gym. More details can be found now in the podcast section on the left hand side of the page.