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33 min ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune
Empty nuclear waste shipping containers sit in front of the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant near Carlsbad, N.M. on Thursday, March 6, 2014.
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6 hrs ago | Government Executive
The Energy Department found "no detectable radioactive contamination" in a preliminary test this weekend of the country's only underground nuclear waste storage site, which experienced a leak on Feb. 14 following a fire on Feb. 5. But the probe did not include the most likely places for radioactive leakage, a joint news release from Energy's ... (more)
Early pioneer family members John and Daniel Lucas originally formed a ranch south of Carlsbad and White's City in the early 1880s that would eventually be known as Washington Ranch.
CARLSBAD >> The city of Carlsbad's detailed audit was recently reviewed by the state auditor's office, with three findings reported.
Rocky Lara addresses the Democratic pre-primary Convention attendees, backed on stage by supporters.
A memorial was held Saturday for a Garland teacher and mother of two who police say was slain by her boyfriend in New Mexico last week.
Mark Barela, principal of Alta Vista Middle School, talks with a small group about plans for new elementary school campuses in Carlsbad.
Candelario Ornelas, 25, of the 700 block of Los Arboles, arrested on suspicion of contempt of court/failure to pay fines.
ASSOCIATED PRESS 3/7/14 CARLSBAD, N.M. - A Texas man facing charges of killing his Dallas-area teacher girlfriend in New Mexico is heard on a 911 call saying she disappeared after threatening to leave with a man who "treated her right."
It is past time that the high-profile candidate for Congress, Roxanne "Rocky" Lara, be forthright about her interests in highly controversial industries.
"We have a rock show this weekend," said Curtis McKinney, promoter and manager of the Walter Gerrells Performing Arts Center.
Voter fatigue is a very real problem in Carlsbad. On Tuesday, voters went to the polls to decide who would get to fill five seats on the Carlsbad City Council.
Francis Scott Lewis, 31, of the 100 block of N. Guadalupe, arrested on suspicion of driving with suspended/revoked license.
CARLSBAD >> The official results may not be in until Friday, but it's safe to say turnout for this year's municipal election for Carlsbad was low.