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Chandler wins judge's race

MANAGING EDITOR kwilson@cnjonline.comlink The Ninth Judicial District has overwhelmingly opted to keep Matt Chandler on the bench. Chandler, appointed by Gov. Susana Martinez last year, defeated challenger Angelina Baca 11,690 votes to 5,081. Votes...

 

Chandler defeats Baca to retain judge's position

MANAGING EDITOR kwilson@cnjonline.com The Ninth Judicial District has overwhelmingly opted to keep Matt Chandler on the bench. Chandler, appointed by Gov. Susana Martinez last year, defeated challenger Angelina Baca 11,690 votes to 5,081. Votes are...

 

Chandler wins judge's race

MANAGING EDITOR kwilson@cnjonline.comlink The Ninth Judicial District has overwhelmingly opted to keep Matt Chandler on the bench. Chandler, appointed by Gov. Susana Martinez last year, defeated challenger Angelina Baca 11,690 votes to 5,081. Votes...

 

Chandler defeats Baca to retain judge's position

MANAGING EDITOR kwilson@cnjonline.com The Ninth Judicial District has overwhelmingly opted to keep Matt Chandler on the bench. Chandler, appointed by Gov. Susana Martinez last year, defeated challenger Angelina Baca 11,690 votes to 5,081. Votes are...

 

How Curry County voted

President/vice president • Donald J. Trump/Michael R. Pence (Republican Party): 7,560 • Hillary Rodham Clinton/Timothy Michael Kaine (Democratic Party): 2,776 • Gloria La Riva/Dennis Banks (Party for Socialism and Liberation): 8 • Gary...

 

2016 general election results for Roosevelt County

The following are the total number of votes cast in Roosevelt County for each candidate in the 2016 general election (aside from hand-cast votes): President/vice president • Donald J. Trump/Michael R. Pence (Republican Party): 3,865 • Hillary...

 

CHS senior a finalist for national award

Sports writer dwagner@cnjonline.com Roland Angadi was about to do what he does most days in the morning at Clovis High — read announcements over the intercom. What followed was a major surprise.... Full story

 

Hounds get past WNMU in 4

Staff report SILVER CITY — Senior outside hitter Courtney Lawson had just seven kills on Tuesday night, but three of them came late in Game 4 and helped Eastern New Mexico University get past Western New Mexico 25-23, 25-18, 15-25, 26-24 in Lone... Full story

 

Hounds get past WNMU in four

Staff report SILVER CITY — Senior outside hitter Courtney Lawson had just seven kills on Tuesday night, but three of them came late in Game 4 and helped Eastern New Mexico University get past Western New Mexico 25-23, 25-18, 15-25, 26-24 in Lone...

 

Police blotter — Nov. 9

The following is a sampling of calls for Portales police, fire and sheriff: Monday • 10:46 a.m.: Ambulance requested, 1600 block East Spruce Street • 12:13 p.m.: Ambulance requested, location unknown • 1:05 p.m.: Fraud, walk in • 1:45 p.m.:...

 

Portales Communication Center receives accreditation

STAFF WRITER escarbrough@pntonline.com After a process that lasted over two years, the Portales Communication Center has become accredited through the New Mexico Municipal League and the New Mexico Association of Counties. The communication center... Full story

 

Portales man arrested on sexual assault charges

STAFF REPORT A Portales man has been charged with sexually assaulting a child. Benjamin Pritchett, 55, was booked at the Roosevelt County Detention Center on Thursday, according to an arrest affidavit obtained Tuesday. According to the affidavit,...

 

Dark comedy coming to PHS this weekend

STAFF WRITER kmunz-raper@pntonline.com A fun dark comedy is making its way to Portales High School this weekend, according to students. “Arsenic and Old Lace,” written by Joseph Kesselring, will... Full story

 

To Do List — Nov. 9

Today • Preschool storytime — 10:30 a.m. at Portales Public Library. Story: Dinovember. Information: 575-356-3940 • Tween program — 4:30 p.m. at the Portales Public Library. Game day: Just dance. Information: 575-356-3940 • MainStreet...

 

Catholics may see new era on abortion issue

At places of worship across the country, abortion is not an unusual topic for discussion, or even instruction. That the subject may be given more intense attention during an election season isn’t unusual, either. That’s because even though...

 

Catholics may see new era on abortion issue

At places of worship across the country, abortion is not an unusual topic for discussion, or even instruction. That the subject may be given more intense attention during an election season isn’t unusual, either. That’s because even though...

 

McManigal: Elections result in America losing

By the time you are reading this, the presidential election will be history. Which I suppose is better than hysteria, which is what it has been for well over a year. Kent McManigal Perhaps there are...

 

McManigal: Elections result in America losing

By the time you are reading this, the presidential election will be history. Which I suppose is better than hysteria, which is what it has been for well over a year. Perhaps there are some...

 

Render: God bless American and her vets

A few things to think about this week: The 2016 presidential campaign is over. The election was held Tuesday, and for better or worse, we have a new president. Rube Render God Bless America. • •...

 

Render: God bless America and her vets

A few things to think about this week: The 2016 presidential campaign is over. The election was held Tuesday, and for better or worse, we have a new president. God Bless America. • • • Rube...

 

Former Hobbs officer sentenced

Staff report A former Hobbs police officer was sentenced this week in a case handled by local District Attorney Andrea Reeb. According to a release from Reeb’s office, Arnulfo Rojas, 37, pleaded no contest to a count of tampering with records, a...

 

Weekly New Mexico fishing report — Nov. 8

New Mexico report This fishing report, provided by Bill Dunn and the Department of Game and Fish, has been generated from the best information available from area officers and anglers. Conditions encountered after the report is compiled may differ, a... Full story

 

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