|Rep. Townsend And Others Asking State Engineer For Help On Fence|
Artesia State Rep. Jim Townsend(pictured)and scores of other legislators have sent a letter to NM State Engineer Tom Blaine regarding a dispute between the feds and ranchers over fencing of water areas on Forest Service land.The feds say they are doing this to protect the New Mexico Jumping Mouse, which is endangered.Rep. Townsend is encouraging people to call the engineer in Santa Fe.... Read More >>
|AAA Releases Weekend Gas Watch |
The statewide gas price average in New Mexico is now $2.05 for a gallon of regular unleaded fuel, according to the AAA New Mexico Weekend Gas Watch. That price is five cents more than last week and 48 cents less per gallon than last year. Of the major metropolitan areas surveyed in the Land of Enchantment, drivers in Las Cruces are paying the most on average at $2.07 per gallon while drivers in... Read More >>
|NMSU Students, Faculty Offer Fitness Tips For Staying Healthy This Summer|
Friends and family of Amanda Concha, a kinesiology student at New Mexico State University, often seek her out for advice on workout tips and sports-related injuries. But once February rolls around, the questions become less frequent, typically because they start to veer away from their New Year’s resolutions, Concha said. “What I see is burnouts. I understand that with the new year ... Read More >>
|Woods Houghton Podcast Returns|
This week the Eddy County Extension Agent talks about some meetings taking place this month. He also talks about agri-terrorism and pests.
|Roberta Smith And Gay West Talk About Their Jobs With Eddy County|
Smith (pictured) is the Finance Director and West is the Executive Administrative Assistant and both appeared Wednesday on Good Morning Artesia on KSVP. Smith talked about the budget process that county leaders have been dealing with due to low oil prices. West says her job is preparing agendas for commission meetings.
|Mabson Signs With UT Martin|
Bronco big man Nehemiah Mabson is headed back to the region he hails from, as the Kentucky native signed his Letter of Intent to attend the University of Tennessee Martin. And while basketball is obviously the big reason he picked the Skyhawks, there are other reasons as well. “It sets me up to better my future as far as education and being a pro, which is my dream,” he said. Mabson... Read More >>
|Marita Noon Podcast Returns|
All of us loved paying less than $2 a gallon at the pump. AAA reports: `Americans paid cheapest quarterly gas prices in 12 years`--which resulted in savings of nearly $10 billion compared to the same period last year. However, oil (and, therefore gasoline) has been creeping upward since the February low--topping $45 a barrel, a high for the year. And that could be a good thing. While low prices... Read More >>