Association passes resolution in support of Cannon effort

Freedom Newspapers The New Mexico Association of Counties unanimously passed a resolution in support of the Curry and Roosevelt County government entities’ efforts to keep Cannon Air Force Base open. The 33 NMAC members passed the resolution Friday morning during the an annual NMAC Conference in Hobbs. Dennis Lopez, Roosevelt county commissioner, said he made […]

State may see bills for prisoners

By Jack King A Curry County commissioner has called on counties statewide to start billing the state Department of Corrections for the counties’ expenses in housing state prisoners. Curry County Commission Chairman Tim Ashley proposed billing the state department during a meeting of the New Mexico Association of Counties last week in Gallup. The NMAC’s […]