On the cold front


Robert Osborn uses his 4-wheeler to pull his sons Blaze, 9, left, and Camron, 7, down the street. (CNJ staff photo: Andy DeLisle) By Casey Peacock: Freedom Newspapers A prolonged cold spell pushed the average temperature in January in eastern New Mexico well below normal. According to AccuWeather.com, the average daily temperature last month was […]

Area receives first measurable snow in almost a year


Kyle Logan, 10, makes a snowball Wednesday outside his home on Lore Street. Kyle and his older sister, Mattea, said they were outside all afternoon in the snow. (Staff photo: Eric Kluth) By Jean Verlich: CNJ news editor The calendar said spring but old man winter wasn’t cooperating. Curry and Roosevelt counties were hit Wednesday […]