Weather advisory issued for county

freedom New Mexico Staff The National Weather Service in Albuquerque has issued a winter weather advisory for Curry County. According to the news release, the advisory is in effect from 6 p.m. today to 6 a.m. Saturday. Gusty winds and blowing snow are expected to cause poor visibility and slippery roads. Ken De Los Santos, […]

Experts: MRSA deadly, but easily prevented

By Sharna Johnson: CNJ staff writer Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus areus, otherwise known as MRSA, is here. Actually, it’s been here for years, according to C. Mac Sewell, New Mexico state epidemiologist. Increased public attention has schools and hospitals in Clovis and Portales getting out information on the bacteria. Sewell said MRSA, one of several types of […]