Man Charged In Tuesday Shooting

Police beat

A 28-year-old Sierra County man was rushed to the hospital Tuesday night after being shot at his Las Palomas residence by another man.
Sierra County Sheriff’s Deputies were called to Las Palomas canyon in reference to a shooting just before 9 p.m. August 2. Officers were greeted by two witnesses, who immediately took the police to the RV

EB Set To Roll On Road Project


In a unanimous vote of support December 2, Elephant Butte City Council members approved a motion to award the Phase-Three Rock Canyon Road improvement project to Albuquerque-based Mountain States Construction, Inc.
With the council’s action, City Manager Andrew Finzen anticipated that work would begin in early January. He also reaffirmed that the project was on track to be completed before visitors would begin to arrive in the community for the 2016 Memorial Day holiday…