Press Release: Governor urges citizen action in tribute to Vitenam vets

Governor Bill Richardson today issued a challenge to New Mexicans to get behind a “National Call for Photos,” a project to collect photos of all names listed on the National Vietnam Veterans’ Memorial Wall in Washington D.C.

$10,000 penalty issued in trophy deer poaching case

HOBBS — A Hobbs magistrate ordered a man convicted of poaching a trophy mule deer to pay the state $10,000 in civil damages, the maximum penalty under a 3-year-old law that allows the state to seek reimbursement for the loss of a trophy game animal. Bradley Smith, 26, indicated through his attorney that he will […]

Amber Alert issued

Freedom New Mexico An Amber Alert has been issued for a 9-month old from Andrews, Texas.The Andrews Police Department is searching for Jesse Jaramillo Jr., and seeking Jesse Jaramillo in his abduction.Police are looking for a white 1993 Nissan Maxima with New Mexico license plates (KWF247 or KBK966).Contact: 432-523-5545.

Udall statement on president’s executive order on stem cell research

U.S. Senator Tom Udall, D-N.M., today issued the following statement on President Obama’s Executive Order reversing the ban on federal funding for embryonic stem cell research: “By signing the executive order lifting the ban on federal funding for existing embryonic stem cell research today, President Obama has reaffirmed our country’s commitment to life saving scientific […]

City building permits

Builiding permits issued by the City of Clovis from January through September can be viewed here.

Aug. 2008 Business Licenses

The following business licenses were issued by the city of Clovis in August: • Poconutz Type: General merchandise Owner: Lori Patton Location: 1609 Avondale Blvd. • All That and a Bag of Chips Type: Sandwich shop Owner: Sandra Buzard Location: 318 N. Main • J.K. Cycles Type: Automobiles Owner: Jeffrey Vick Location: 321 W. Sycamore […]

Flash flood watch issued

CNJ staff

June 4, 2008 Police Blotter

Samplings of recent calls received by Clovis-area law enforcement officers, according to reports: Around 4 p.m. Wednesday an officer responded to a department store in the 3000 block of Prince for a shoplifting report. A 13-year-old was seen placing cosmetics in her purse and two adult women with her were heard opening CD packages in […]

Police cite 15 for drinking

CNJ staff A city woman is being investigated for providing alcohol to minors after police broke up a party Friday, according to police reports. Police also issued citations to 15 underage drinkers. Police encountered several suspects leaving the party around 11 p.m. while checking out an anonymous report of underage drinkers at a home in […]

April 2008 Business Licenses

The following business licenses were issued by the city of Clovis in April: • B.A.M. Roofing & ContractingType: RoofingOwner: Bruce CarswellLocation: 1155 Bosque Farms Blvd. • Soli’s Gift & FloralType: FloristOwner: Soledad Nieto