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Broker pleads guilty to securities fraud
Carrizozo >> An Otero and Lincoln County-based insurance broker who defrauded another man out of hundreds of thousands of dollars in 2011 pleaded guilty Wednesday to securities fraud and conspiracy charges.
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Friday Jul 11
Shelter for homeless students in Lincoln County sought
Shelters and other types of help are needed for homeless students in Ruidoso schools, village councilors were told at their meeting Tuesday.
Friday Jul 11
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Neil Simon community theater's choice
On the last two weekends of July, Lincoln County Community Theater will again offer to Ruidoso theater-goers a Neil Simon play.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Recommendations offered for the future of New Mexico's water supply
Fifteen recommendations emerged from a town hall meeting on water planning, development and use put together by officials with New Mexico First based in Albuquerque and attended by representatives of Lincoln County.
Four early Lincoln County teachers describe a different kind of community classroom
Most small communities boasted their own school houses, some just one or a few rooms in size.
Angus display informs and educates visitors and locals
Cornelia and Al Ruiz, of El Paso, Texas, stop at a display assembled with Billy the Kid Scenic Byways dollars, but as a cooperative effort of several agencies.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Mission Possible: TC and TX - and I don't mean Texas
Many are the residents of and visitors to Lincoln County who have started viewing throw-away items as raw materials to be recycled.
AARP director to speak at ENMU-Ruidoso
Gary D. Williams, AARP New Mexico Associate State Director for Community Outreach, will be on the ENMU-Ruidoso campus Tuesday beginning at 9 a.m. in Room 103 to share AARP's Network of Age-Friendly Communities policies with the local Creative Aging Advisory Council and interested members of the community.
Tax lightning continues
Home buyers in Lincoln County often complain about the state's "tax lightning" approach to property taxes, but the New Mexico Supreme Court June 30, upheld the acquisition-value taxation policy and reversed, in part, an appeals court ruling.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Lincoln County Commissioners want different cut of landfill proceeds
Excess revenues generated from the operation of the regional landfill south of Alamogordo should be equally divided among the members of Greentree Solid Waste Authority, Lincoln County commissioners contend.
Illegal drug use in the area reflected in property crimes
Lincoln County Sheriff Robert Shepperd, Ruidoso Police Chief Joe Magill, Ruidoso Downs Police Chief Chris Rupp, and Bureau of Indian Affairs Lt.
Celebrating independence in the tradition of the West
Jessica Liebold, 2014 Lincoln County Fair queen, presents the American flag during this year's Smokey Bear Stampede that took place throughout the weekend.
Three-day art loop draws shoppers from all over New Mexico and surrounding states
Mark and Teresa Chittock from Clovis visited gourd artist Betty Day in Ruidoso Downs Sunday morning, the last day of the 19th Annual Lincoln County Studio Tour Art Loop.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
What's happening in Lincoln County (July Fourth weekend and beyond....
Capitan Public Library: annual Bake, Book and Hot Dog Sale, at 8 a.m., today. Hot dogs, smoked sausage and nachos will be available at 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.; book sale, $5 a bag.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Art Loop a community effort
This clay sculpture by artist Susan Weir Ancker can be seen on this weekend's Art Loop studio tour.
Exhibition questions Lincoln's policies
Ruidoso Public Library director Corey Bard talks about the Lincoln the Constitution and the Civil War exhibit, which will remain up at the library through the week of July 8-11.
Community growers start farmers market
Five years of work for a group of Ruidoso Downs residents has finally come together to produce a farmers market opening this weekend at the Downs.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Interns relate their experiences at the Hubbard Museum
It's an annual rite of passage, from college classrooms to summer internships, offering students the opportunity to get real hands-on experience.
Police blotter: From the Ruidoso and Ruidoso Downs police departments
June 20, 1:37 p.m., Officer S. Beltran responded to the Ruidoso Public Library on Kansas City Road.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Fire-fighting air tankers to stay in Alamogordo
The single-engine air tankers that drop fire retardant slurry during wildfires in Lincoln County will continue to be based in Alamogordo and Roswell instead of Sierra Blanca Regional Airport north of Ruidoso.