- New Mexico state senator undergoing cancer treatment Updated: May-03-16 9:10 am
HOBBS, New Mexico - A southeastern New Mexico state senator says he is undergoing cancer treatments in Houston and is expected to start recovery soon.
- Hobbs police start hiring push amid officer shortage Updated: May-02-16 6:04 am
HOBBS, New Mexico - Hobbs police has started another hiring push despite an oil downturn in eastern New Mexico.
- Chevron CEO: Company to invest more in the Permian Basin Updated: Apr-26-16 6:04 am
HOBBS, New Mexico - Chevron Corp. plans to move from massive, billion-dollar oil and gas projects to the Permian Basin in West Texas and eastern New Mexico.
- Lawmaker sees poverty, humanity on his around-the-world trip Updated: Apr-22-16 6:44 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - A New Mexico Republican who is attempting a solo flight around the world to honor U.S. veterans killed in wars said Friday the experience has reminded him of the poverty and shared humanity in the world.
- Correction: Congressman-Solo World Flight story Updated: Apr-19-16 7:59 pm
HOBBS, New Mexico - In a story April 18 about U.S. Rep. Steve Pearce's flight around the world, The Associated Press reported erroneously where his flight originated. He left from Las Vegas, Nevada, not Las Vegas, New Mexico. The story should have also made clear that Pearce suspended his flight April 11 and has returned to the U.S.
- Exhibit on the famed Titanic coming to eastern New Mexico Updated: Apr-19-16 5:42 am
HOBBS, New Mexico - An exhibit on the famed Titanic is coming to eastern New Mexico.
- Teen dead, another injured in car crash outside Hobbs Updated: Apr-17-16 12:37 pm
HOBBS, New Mexico - A single-vehicle crash near Hobbs has left an 18-year-old man dead and another man hurt.
- Southeastern New Mexico city cuts salaries amid oil downturn Updated: Apr-15-16 6:04 am
EUNICE, New Mexico - A southeastern New Mexico city is cutting salaries for elected officials thanks to a downturn in oil prices.
- Company proposes nuclear waste storage in New Mexico Updated: Apr-13-16 2:09 pm
HOBBS, New Mexico - An energy equipment company has taken steps toward opening a long-term storage facility for spent nuclear fuel in southeastern New Mexico.
- United Airlines changes may affect southeastern New Mexico Updated: Apr-11-16 8:12 am
HOBBS, New Mexico - United Airlines plans to use larger aircraft in southeastern New Mexico and that could mean higher subsidy payouts from the city of Hobbs and Lea County.