My Turn: Independence, teamwork vital

This week we will pull out the ice cream freezers. We will make potato salads, and we will fire up the grills. This week we will make sure the lawns are mowed, and the patio furniture is dust free. It’s time to celebrate. It’s one of our holidays where we all come together to enjoy […]

Police Blotter — July 2

Portales police, sheriff, and fire call logs: Saturday Caller reported: • 5:54 p.m.: Erratic driver, First Street and Indio. • 5:58 p.m.: Cattle on roadway, N.M. 206. • 6:49 p.m.: Neighbor dispute, 200 block of South Roosevelt Road R. • 8:03 p.m.: Domestic dispute, 600 block of South Roosevelt Road Q 1/2. • 8:29 p.m.: […]