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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...

Roswell's recent UFO Festival brought over $2M in spending

Oct. 16, 2022 16:25 PM EDT

ROSWELL, N.M. (AP) — Roswell officials say the city's UFO Festival had an economic impact of more than $2 million. The Roswell Daily Record reports the Roswell City Council's finance committee looked earlier this month at an economic report for the event. It...

Several people injured after New Mexico school bus rollover

Oct. 05, 2022 14:31 PM EDT

BENT, N.M. (AP) — Several people have been injured Wednesday after a rollover involving a school bus in southern New Mexico, authorities said. Roswell Independent School District officials said students from Mountain View Middle School were headed on a trip to Las Cruces on...

Police: 3 killed in a fiery crash at a Roswell intersection

Sep. 18, 2022 11:55 AM EDT

ROSWELL, N.M. (AP) — Three people are dead in Roswell after a fiery two-vehicle crash Sunday, authorities said Roswell police said a 29-year-old woman and two men — ages 27 and 32 — were killed in the crash that occurred around 2:30 a.m. The names of the three...