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Articles from the March 14, 2018 edition

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 By Jamie Cushman    News    March 14, 2018

Four contested races in Curry primary

CLOVIS — Curry County will feature four contested primary races this summer following Tuesday’s filing date. Magistrate Judge Division 1 will feature a pair of contested races in the primary — Democrats are Nicole Roybal and Terry Martin, and...

 

Trump, please back away from the tariff ledge

Has the United States — which has generally been a champion of free trade since World War II — been the victim of unfair trading practices by other nations? Certainly. It’s neither new or particularly unusual for nations to subsidize...

 

Republicans fill roster for Roosevelt primary

PORTALES — Roosevelt County’s 2018 primary election will have three contested races, with only Republicans signing up to run for countywide positions. As of the 5 p.m. filing day deadline, the magistrate judge race had the most interest with...

 

Three topics big deal to libertarians

There are three topics which come up frequently in libertarian writings: guns, drugs, and national borders. The reason is those three areas are where the people of America seem willing to let...

 
 By Jamie Cushman    News    March 14, 2018

Day camp keeps kids busy

CLOVIS - In an attempt to fill the void brought on by spring break, Curry County Youth Services and the Three7Project, a local nonprofit, are once again teaming up for day camp 2018. Three7Project...

 
 By David Grieder    News    March 14, 2018

Collision prompts concerns about hazardous driving

CLOVIS — A truck plowed through a fence and spun around in the front lawn of a Clovis residence Monday night, sending two of its occupants to the hospital and prompting renewed concerns over hazardous driving conditions in the neighborhood. Clovis...

 

No developments in two-car crash

CLOVIS — Three days after a two-car crash left two dead, the Clovis Police Department has not reported any new developments in the investigation. Clovis Police Chief Doug Ford said in an email to The News the incident remains under investigation,...

 

Events calendar - March 14

Today • All Day Game Day — All day at Portales Public Library. Xbox One games and board games available all day. Information: 575-356-3940 • Spring Break Showtime — 10:30 a.m. at Portales Public Library. Movie: “Despicable Me 3.”...

 

Reporter's notebook: Pepper plate picks up prize

The people have spoken: Chile looks good on a plate, dinner or license. New Mexico’s iconic peppers are featured prominently on a new state license plate that debuted this year, and the Automobile License Collectors Association was so impressed by...

 

Meetings calendar - March 14

Today • Clovis Local Emergency Planning Committee Exercise, Design and Planning Committee — 2:30 p.m. at the Bert Cabiness City Government Center, 321 N. Connelly St. Information: 575-769-7828 • Elida Village Council — 6 p.m. at Elida City...

 

Shoutout to successful Clovis grads

Once again, we are approaching the time of year when we celebrate Clovis High School graduates who have gone out into the world and excelled in their fields. Organized by the Clovis Municipal Schools...

 

Pages past - March 14

On this date ... 1988: The 900 residents of Truchas, New Mexico, had been invited by director Robert Redford to be guests at the first showing of the film, "The Milagro Beanfield War," which was set...

 

Jail logs - March 14

Booked The following were booked into local jails Monday through Tuesday: Clovis • Michael Lujan, 23, unlawful carrying of a deadly weapon, possession of drug paraphernalia • Jessica Garcia, 33, failure to pay fines, failure to appear on a...

 

Senior Olympics taking registrants for Indian Game Day

The New Mexico Senior Olympics is accepting registrations for Indian Game Day April 4-5 at Santa Fe Indian School. All Native American Elders are invited to attend. There will be two days of training and conditioning along with the competition....

 
 By Peter Stein    Sports    March 14, 2018

Cats drop home debut

CLOVIS - For the Clovis softball team, there will be other days. Better ones, the Lady Wildcats hope. But there's only one home opener, and that didn't go as well as the Lady 'Cats would've liked when...

 
 By Eric Murray    Sports    March 14, 2018

Clovis improves to 7-2, tops Rams 7-0

PORTALES - Four unearned runs marred Portales baseball in the Rams' season opener against Clovis on Tuesday afternoon. The Wildcats took advantage of Ram mistakes, and used strong pitching to take a...

 

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