Otero County Newswire

Otero County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Otero County, NM.

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  1. New approach examined at Seven Cabins Spring in Lincoln CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Ruidoso News

    ... from U.S. 380. Fencing water sources on the national forest developed into a contentious issue in neighboring Otero County and the Sacramento Ranger District of the national forest. "The initial plan was to fence to protect the spring source and ...

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  2. New approach examined at Seven Cabins Spring in Lincoln CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Ruidoso News

    ... from U.S. 380. Fencing water sources on the national forest developed into a contentious issue in neighboring Otero County and the Sacramento Ranger District of the national forest. "The initial plan was to fence to protect the spring source and ...

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  3. HEAL: Ruidoso artist Suzy Goza gives with her heart and talentRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Ruidoso News

    ... Ruidoso Downs. Goza and her husband, Mike, have lived in Ruidoso since 2005. They moved to Lincoln County from Otero County, where they taught school in Tularosa. Their daughters, Megan and Marin, both lived in Ruidoso and were working as teachers ...

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  4. 4-H exhibit winners announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Alamogordo Daily News

    ... were champion Alex Singer and reserve Haylee Hill. (Courtesy Photo) Over the past year, 4-H members throughout Otero County have prepared for the Otero County Fair. With projects that range from welding to photography, 4-H'ers were excited to show ...

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  5. Democrats to host labor appreciation breakfastRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Alamogordo Daily News

    The Democratic Party of Otero County will host their annual Labor Recognition Breakfast at Margo's Restaurant on First Street on August 29 at 9 a.m. New Mexico State Senator Michael Sanchez, Majority Floor Leader, will speak at the breakfast. Senator Sanchez has served Senate District 29, which encompasses Valencia and Bernalillo counties, since 1992.

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  6. Community CalendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Alamogordo Daily News

    ... is to discuss possible revitalization work for Alamogordo's downtown district. RPOC: The Republican Party of Otero County will host its regular monthly meeting at Peppers Grill. Doors open at 5:30 p.m., the speaker will begin at 6 p.m. Michael ...

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  7. Rattlesnakes lock down La Luz Elementary SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KRQE Albuquerque

    ... y from them. Not to fear them but to respect them," said Skaggs. The school also says they are working with the Otero County Sheriff's Office to teach the kids about how to stay safe around snakes.

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  8. 3 arrested in Wendy's burglaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Alamogordo Daily News

    ... the criminal damage conviction at the time of his arrest, according to records. Munson-Weber was jailed at the Otero County Detention Center on a $41,000 no-10 percent bond pending his appearance in court in the Wendy's restaurant burglary. He was ...

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  9. County Commissioners to hold public hearing on taxesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | Alamogordo Daily News

    Otero County Commissioners approved to schedule a public hearing Sept. 1 in their regular County Commission meeting on Aug. 13 to discuss, hear public comments and consider an ordinance adopting a 1/8 percent Hold Harmless gross receipts tax to combine the 12th Judicial District and Magistrate courts as well as include a mental health facility.

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  10. What's Up Otero?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | Alamogordo Daily News

    ... Friday, Sept. 4. The presentation is free. The location is New Mexico Museum of Space History, top of The Otero County Conservatives will host Congressman Steve Pearce at Hitch 'n' Post BBQ, 2930 White Sands Blvd., from 12:30-1:30 p.m. Wednesday ...

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  11. County Commissioners discuss renewing legal services contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Alamogordo Daily News

    In an Aug. 13 regular County Commission meeting, commissioners approved to further question the renewal of an agreement between Otero County and Martin E. Threet & Associates to provide legal services. Commission Chairman Ronny Rardin and Commissioner Susan Flores were at odds with each other due to a conflict of interest that occurred in 2012.

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  12. Jim Stahle resigns as City ManagerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Alamogordo Daily News

    ... he does." Recently Stahle spoke to residents of Alamogordo during the June meeting of the Democratic Party of Otero County. He spoke on several issues including the city's budget, flood control, the Police Chief Advisory Board, water sources and ...

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  13. County viewed as sanctuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Alamogordo Daily News

    As of 2014, Otero County has been controversially considered what's called a sanctuary county which means that it has policies designed to shelter illegal immigrants. According to the Center for Immigration Studies, in a November 2014 policy memorandum signed by the Homeland Security Secretary, Federal law was labelled voluntary by the administration.

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  14. Lincoln County's regional landfill remains openRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Alamogordo Daily News

    ... of permit renewal denial from NMED to the city of Alamogordo, which operates the landfill for the Greentree and Otero County solid waste authorities. The letter cited a 90-day deadline to submit three complete and approvable copies of a permit ...

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  15. Otero Federal Credit Union remembers CEORead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | Alamogordo Daily News

    President and CEO of Otero Federal Credit Union, Juanita K. Whiteside, passed away August 13 after a long courageous battle against breast cancer. Whiteside has worked for the credit union for over 37 years and was committed to the city of Alamogordo by serving on the Chamber of Commerce board, Committee of Fifty and Otero County Economic Development Council .

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  16. Otero Federal Credit Union remembers CEORead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | Alamogordo Daily News

    President and CEO of Otero Federal Credit Union, Juanita K. Whiteside, passed away August 13 after a long courageous battle against breast cancer. Whiteside has worked for the credit union for over 37 years and was committed to the city of Alamogordo by serving on the Chamber of Commerce board, Committee of Fifty and Otero County Economic Development Council .

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  17. Community CalendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | Alamogordo Daily News

    ... Substance Abuse Task Force Meeting: The meeting will begin at noon at 1900 10th St. The mission of the Otero County Substance Abuse Task Force is to provide residents of Otero County with the best possible educational information concerning ...

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  18. Historic Tularosa building future in questionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | KRQE Albuquerque

    ... not just make it for one purpose, make it multi-use," she said. The problem is the money just isn't there. Otero county commissioners say restoring the building would cost up to $5 million. Now residents are worried that as the building deteriorates ...

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  19. Future at stakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | Alamogordo Daily News

    ... brick school building at their regular County Commission meeting Thursday. (Jacqueline Devine -- Daily News ) Otero County attorney Dan Bryant said he has been in communication with the New Mexico Historic Preservation Division discussing options to ...

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  20. County Commission discusses raising its membersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | Alamogordo Daily News

    County Commissioners discussed increasing the size of the County Commission from three to five members at their regular County Commission meeting Thursday morning. Commissioners sought to task Otero County attorney Dan Bryant to pose the question on the 2016 general election ballot.

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