|Paul Gessing Talks About The Halbig Case And Money For Film Industry|
The head of the Rio Grande Foundation think tank says Obama Care was dealt another blow this week thanks to the Halbig case. Paul Gessing also says despite people gushing over a study that shows the movie industry does well in New Mexico, he says film subsidies are a boondoggle. You can hear more by going to the podcast section on the left hand side of the page.
|Sen. Heinrich Pushes Congress To Renew Fund|
U.S. Senator Martin Heinrich of New Mexico is among a bipartisan group of lawmakers urging Congress to renew the fund which is credited with paying for many recreation areas in the Land of Enchantment and across the nation. Heinrich says the Land and Water Conservation Fund helped create Valle de Oro National Wildlife Refuge in the Rio Grande Valley and the Valles Caldera National Preserve in N... More >>
|Artesia FFA Does Well At Lamb Show|
Wednesday at the Eddy County Fair in Artesia, sheep and lambs took center stage and Cooper Hall of the Artesia High FFA took home Grand Champion in the Market Lamb show. Tori Null(pictured) also of the Artesia High FFA took Reserve Champion.
|Artesia Mayor Talks About FLETC And Retreat|
Phil Burch appeared Wednesday on the KSVP Morning Show and he provided an update on the illegal immigrants that are staying at the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center in Artesia. He says 100 people have been deported and the majority are going back to Honduras. He also addressed the medical issues that some of the illegals are dealing with. He also talked about the annual retreat this weeke... More >>
|Entries Into WIPP Underground Resume|
Entries into the WIPP underground facility have resumed after being suspended for several weeks while workers changed air filters on the WIPP Ventilation System. The Accident Investigation Board (AIB) has completed their examination in most of the underground facility. However, Room 7 Panel 7 will be inaccessible to recovery workers until the AIB investigation is completed.On July 18, employees... More >>
|DAV Chapter 19 Can Be Found At The Eddy County Fair|
Disabled American Veterans Chapter 19 has a booth at the Eddy County Fair. Danny Carroll of the DAV is inviting people to stop by and learn more about the organization. While you are there learn more about the Standdown coming to Artesia and Carlsbad in late September. To find out more go to the podcast section on the left hand side of the page.
|NM In Focus Takes A Look At The Closing Of WIPP|
It has been a few months since a radiation leak shutdown at the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant near Carlsbad. New Mexico In Focus from KNME-TV offered an in-depth discussion recently on the issue. To watch it, go to the You Tube link at the bottom of the page.