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  1. Carlsbad councilor apologizes after backlash to Facebook commentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | KOB-TV

    A New Mexico elected official who wrote on Facebook that women have the "right to get slapped" apologized during a Carlsbad City Council meeting Tuesday after a firestorm of criticism. On Sunday, Carlsbad City Councilor J.R. Doporto also wrote on the social media platform that women have "a right to cook and a right to clean" and "I suggest you stop your b!tch!ing/protesting" during the NFL playoffs.

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  2. Joking AroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | Santa Fe Reporter

    Carlsbad City Councilor JR Doporto drew widespread criticism today after KOB 4 highlighted a Facebook post he wrote mocking women who participated in Saturday's nationwide demonstrations against President Donald Trump. Here's what he wrote: After angry comments rained down his Facebook page, he doubled-down on his jokes with additional posts.

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  3. Carlsbad councilman: Facebook comment aboutaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | Las Cruces Sun-News

    A Carlsbad city councilman's Facebook comment about women has garnered the ire of the national media after an interview with New Mexico news outlet KOB aired Monday. Carlsbad councilman: Facebook comment about slapping women was a 'joke' CARLSBAD, N.M. - A Carlsbad city councilman's Facebook comment about women has garnered the ire of the national media after an interview with New Mexico news outlet KOB aired Monday.

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  4. Controversial remarks posted to Facebook by Carlsbad city councilorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | KRQE Albuquerque

    There's a lot of controversy in one New Mexico city over the comments one of its city councilors made on social media. JR Doporto posted on his Facebook page following the Women's March over the weekend, saying in part, "Women have rights.

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  5. No elevator service at Carlsbad Caverns for 10aRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | Alamogordo Daily News

    There will be no elevator service at Carlsbad Caverns National Park for 10 days next month because of scheduled safety maintenance. No elevator service at Carlsbad Caverns for 10 days in Feb. CARLSBAD, N.M. - There will be no elevator service at Carlsbad Caverns National Park for 10 days next month because of scheduled safety maintenance. 1 comment

  6. Crumbling Reactors and Other NightmaresRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | Scoop

    ... 2014, a single barrel of radioactive trash exploded at the hugely expensive state-of-the-art disposal facility in Carlsbad, New Mexico. More than a dozen workers were irradiated and the facility was shut for more than two years at a cost of more ...

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  7. SWAT team prepared to protectRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | SFGate

    ADVANCE FOR WEEKEND EDITIONS, JAN. 21-22 - In this Jan. 12, 2017 photo, members of the Carlsbad Police Department's Special Weapons and Tactic team don night vision goggles and bullet proof vests during a training exercise at the Carlsbad Action Sports Complex in Carlsbad, N.M. less ADVANCE FOR WEEKEND EDITIONS, JAN.

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  8. County to Purchase Helicopter to Aid NM Fire DepartmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | FireHouse.com

    ... its own medical helicopter and manage medical oversight of the program. The helicopter would be used by the Carlsbad Fire Department, Artesia Fire Department and Eddy County Fire Service, said director of Eddy County Fire Service Kevin Hope. It ...

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  9. Ice storm cleanup continues as thousands wait for power to returnRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | Amarillo.com

    ... still to be completed as of Tuesday afternoon. Approximately 870 Xcel employees were dispatched from as far away as Carlsbad, N.M. to clean debris and evaluate the destruction. "It looks like a tornado because of the damage that's done to the ...

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  10. Crumbling Reactors and Other Nightmares of a Trump-Perry Energy PolicyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | The Free Press, Independent News Media

    ... 2014, a single barrel of radioactive trash exploded at the hugely expensive state-of-the-art disposal facility in Carlsbad, New Mexico. More than a dozen workers were irradiated and the facility was shut for more than two years at a cost of more ...

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  11. NM EMTs, firefighters practice rope rescuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2017 | EMS1

    ... however, he received responses from 30 people. There are 24 persons in the current class and include personnel from Carlsbad and Artesia fire departments and volunteer fire departments from north and south of Eddy County. Those in operations ...

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  12. Las Cruces boys run past CarlsbadRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | Las Cruces Sun-News

    The Las Cruces boys basketball team rebounded from a road loss at Hobbs to knock off Carlsbad 61-42 on Friday at LCHS. Las Cruces boys run past Carlsbad LAS CRUCES - The Las Cruces boys basketball team rebounded from a road loss at Hobbs to knock off Carlsbad 61-42 on Friday at LCHS.

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  13. Archives1916: Arrested for rifling mail1916: Arrested for rifling...Read the original story

    Jan 12, 2017 | Carlsbad Current-Argus

    Check out this story on CurrentArgus.com: http://c-cargus.co/2jBsi1R Last Friday evening it became noised about Carlsbad that the well known mail and express clerk running each day between Carlsbad and Pecos had been caught by government detectives and had confessed to having rifled letters of their contents. He was apprehended by Inspector Barth of the Denver Division assisted by Inspectors Caldwell and Heimer of the Texas division.

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  14. U.S. Energy Secretary Moniz, New Mexico Delegation Recognize...Read the original story

    Jan 10, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    Today, U.S. Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz, accompanied by members of the New Mexico delegation including Governor Susana Martinez, U.S. Senator Martin Heinrich, U.S. Representatives Steve Pearce and Michelle Lujan Grisham, and Carlsbad Mayor Dale Janway recognized the official reopening and resumption of waste operations at the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant . WIPP is the nation's first deep-geological facility in the United States for disposal of defense-related transuranic radioactive waste and is located 26 miles east of Carlsbad, NM.

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  15. APNewsBreak: Energy boss: Nuke site reopens but work remainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | The Courier

    This Jan. 4, 2017, image provided by the U.S. Energy Department and its contractor Nuclear Waste Partnership shows workers moving waste underground at the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant near Carlsbad, N.M. The repository, the federal government's only underground spot for disposing of low-level nuclear waste, had been shuttered for nearly three years since a 2014 radiation release. ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.- The reopening of the nation's only underground nuclear waste repository nearly three years after a radiation leak marks a key step toward cleaning up a decadeslong legacy of bomb-making and research, but the U.S. energy secretary said more needs to be done before a backlog of contaminated material starts heading to the New Mexico desert again.

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  16. Sec. Moniz praises 'ingenious' WIPP workforceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | Alamogordo Daily News

    Sec. Moniz praises 'ingenious' WIPP workforce WIPP ceased operations in 2014 following a radiological release which contaminated the underground salt mine. Check out this story on AlamogordoNews.com: http://c-cargus.co/2jlGxYG US Rep. Steve Pearce, US Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz, New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez, US Sen. Martin Heinrich and US Rep. Michelle Lujan Grisham cut a ribbon Monday at the re-opening of the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant in Carlsbad.

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  17. Energy secretary praises 'ingenious' WIPPaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | Las Cruces Sun-News

    Monday's grand re-opening at the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant was a who's who of the underground nuclear waste repository's past and present. Energy secretary praises 'ingenious' WIPP workforce CARLSBAD, N.M. - Monday's grand re-opening at the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant was a who's who of the underground nuclear waste repository's past and present.

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  18. Work continuing on WIPP's futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | Carlsbad Current-Argus

    Work continuing on WIPP's future The underground nuclear waste repository's future was also in the spotlight. Check out this story on CurrentArgus.com: http://c-cargus.co/2icq3o6 An employee looks on as a machine implants a support bolt into the ceiling of an underground passage, Jan. 9, at the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant in Carlsbad.

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  19. PBS' Containment reflects on the challenges of storing radioactive wasteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | Ars Technica

    ... uses footage from the Savannah River Nuclear Site in South Carolina; the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant (WIPP) in Carlsbad, New Mexico; and the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant in Japan. The film opens with Bob Forrest, former mayor of Carlsbad, ...

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  20. Photo: This Jan. 4, 2017, image provided by the U.S. EnerRead the original story

    Jan 9, 2017 | The Las Vegas Sun

    This Jan. 4, 2017, image provided by the U.S. Energy Department and its contractor Nuclear Waste Partnership shows workers moving waste underground at the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant near Carlsbad, N.M. The repository, the federal government's only underground spot for disposing of low-level nuclear waste, had been shuttered for nearly three years since a 2014 radiation release.

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