Latest Roswell News

Authorities probe reported shooting at a New Mexico refuge

Jan. 15, 2023 12:26 PM EST

ROSWELL, N.M. (AP) — Authorities continue to investigate the reported shooting of a man at the Bitter Lake National Wildlife Refuge near Roswell, but say the victim isn't being cooperative. Chaves County Sheriff’s officials placed the refuge’s visitor center and trails on...

Roswell zoo reopens day after 4 animals die in dog attack

Dec. 30, 2022 14:12 PM EST

ROSWELL, N.M. (AP) — A popular zoo in Roswell reopened Friday, a day after four animals were killed by wild pack of dogs. City officials announced Friday that three barbary sheep, also known as aoudads, and one wallaby were found dead at Spring River Zoo. They say...

Roswell to host another festival for UFO-philes next spring

Dec. 13, 2022 17:49 PM EST

ROSWELL, N.M. (AP) — Roswell, known for its association with extraterrestrial matters, will have two big UFO-themed events next year. The Roswell Daily Record reported Tuesday that the city has negotiated to host the second annual UFOXPO in the spring. The three-day...

National UFO Historical Records Center coming to Albuquerque

Nov. 24, 2022 12:39 PM EST

ROSWELL, N.M. (AP) — A group of historians and archivists have announced plans to open a new national archive in the Albuquerque area focusing on unidentified aerial phenomenon. Led by author and researcher David Marler, the National UFO Historical Records Center will establish the largest...

New Mexico Better Newspaper Contest Winners

Nov. 12, 2022 21:03 PM EST

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — The New Mexico Press Association recognized the best of New Mexico’s newspaper writing, photography and advertising at the Better Newspaper Contest Banquet on Saturday. The organization handed out awards to newspapers in four divisions: Weekly 2 - for weekly...