|Registration Begins In May For Youth Summer Soccer|
The City of Roswell Parks and Recreation Department is sponsoring its annual youth Summer Soccer League. The league is open to boys and girls ages 3-13. Cost is $35 (plus tax) for the first child and $30 (plus tax) for each other child being registered by an adult. Registration will take place at the Roswell Adult and Recreation Center, 807 N. Missouri Ave., from May 1 through May 31. The cente... Read More >>
|Tourism To Carlsbad Caverns National Park Creates Major Economic Benefit|
A new National Park Service (NPS) report shows that 466,772 visitors to Carlsbad Caverns National Park in 2016 spent $30.1 million in communities near the park. That spending supported 444 local jobs and had a cumulative benefit to the local economy of $33.8 million. “Carlsbad Caverns National Park welcomes visitors from across the country and around the world,” said Superintendent ... Read More >>
|NMED Seeks Appointees For Recycling And Illegal Dumping Alliance|
The New Mexico Environment Department (NMED) is now seeking appointees for the Recycling and Illegal Dumping (RAID) Alliance that supports a cleaner, healthier environment for New Mexicans. The industry waste generator seat, the nonprofit organization seat, and the solid waste authority seat are open. The RAID Alliance, established by the 2005 New Mexico RAID Act, provides recommendations to NM... Read More >>
|Heinrich Cites Power Of Outdoor Recreation Economy,Co-Chairs Bipartisan Outdoor Recreation Caucus|
The outdoor recreation economy directly contributes $887 billion in consumer spending annually and employs over 7.6 million Americans according to a new report released today by the Outdoor Industry Association. Given the outdoor industry’s significant economic impact, U.S. Senator Martin Heinrich(pictured) (D-N.M.) is co-chairing the bipartisan Senate Outdoor Recreation Caucus, along wit... Read More >>
|Roswell Neighborhood Watch Taking Back Unwanted Prescription Drugs |
Roswell Neighborhood Watch, working with the Roswell Police Department and the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), will again offer citizens an opportunity to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused and unwanted prescription drugs. The public can bring unwanted and unneeded prescription drugs to the National Prescription Drug Take Bac... Read More >>
|ASHD Board Meets |
The Artesia Special Hospital District Board of Directors’ held their April meeting Monday. The Vice Chair Mike Deans says the meeting was rather routine.
|Paul Gessing Podcast Returns|
This week the head of the Albuquerque based Rio Grande Foundation free market think tank offers some thoughts on public school spending in the state, how a skilled workforce is relative to sound public policies, oil prices taking a dive, the unemployment rate in the state and Medicaid rolls continuing to grow in the state.