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Hobbs man charged with 2 counts of homicide by vehicle

HOBBS, N.M. (KRQE) – Hobbs Police have arrested 25-year-old Euden Avila for his role in a three-vehicle collision that killed two people. Police were sent out around 4:40 p.m. on May 8 in reference to a vehicle crash. While investigating, police were notified of a three-vehicle collision with injuries involving the same vehicle nearby. Hobbs EMS responded […]
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Rockwall man killed in single-vehicle crash east of Seminole

LUBBOCK, Texas (KCBD) - A man from Rockwall, Texas, has been identified by the Texas Department of Public Safety after a car crashed on a Gaines County highway, Saturday morning. According to Texas DPS, the driver, 61-year-old Kevin Erroll of Rockwall, was travelling eastbound on US Highway 180, 13 miles...
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Watering rules have kicked off for the summer in Hobbs

Water, water everywhere, and not a drop … well, you know the rest. To prevent that old saw from becoming prophetic, the city of Hobbs once again this year will institute strictures on dates and times people and businesses can water their lawns. The annual Hobbs Water Conservation Period went into effect Sunday and lasts through Sept. 15, said local Utilities Director Tim Woomer.

Man charged in double-fatal crash in Hobbs

HOBBS, New Mexico — A man was arrested in connection to a double-fatal crash in Hobbs, New Mexico, Sunday afternoon, according to the Hobbs Police Department. Euden Avila, 25, was arrested Tuesday for unrelated charges. He was then charged in relation to the crash. As of Friday, Avila was being held in the Lea County […]
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Mother’s Day reckless driver kills two, flees scene

A reckless driver is accused of killing a couple and fleeing the scene of the hit and run on Mother’s Day, according to Hobbs Police. Euden Avila, 24, of Hobbs, was arrested on May 12 and charged with two counts of homicide by vehicle, both third-degree felonies, and leaving the scene of an accident, a fourth-degree felony.

Hobbs man arrested after fleeing scene of deadly wreck

HOBBS, N.M. — A Hobbs man was found and arrested Tuesday after he fled the scene of a deadly wreck on Sunday. Euden Avila, 25, of Hobbs, is charged with homicide by vehicle, great bodily harm by vehicle and accidents involving death or personal injury in connection to the incident. He is also facing other undisclosed charges unrelated to the car accident.

Kimberly Wiebe

Funeral services for Kimberly Wiebe, age 25 of Seminole were held Friday, May 13, 2022 at Transformation Church at 10:00 a.m. with Pastor John Fehr officiating. Burial followed at Gaines County Cemetery. All services were under the direction of Boyer Funeral Home. Ms. Wiebe was born in Seminole on September...
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Hobbs animal shelter remains closed in fight against distemper

Several weeks after an outbreak of distemper hit the Hobbs Animal Adoption Center, the facility remains closed for dogs. On March 12, the HAAC posted on social media there was an outbreak of distemper cases in the facility. About a month after the first social media post was put up,...

Hobbs shutting down adoption center after canine distemper outbreak

HOBBS, N.M. (KRQE) – The city of Hobbs is temporarily shutting down its animal adoption center after an outbreak of canine distemper. Staff had been working for nearly a month to contain the outbreak but say infections continue to happen. To contain the outbreak, the city is closing the animal adoption center for seven to ten […]

Fast-Casual Salad Chain Coming To Colonial Warehouse

Fast-Casual Salad Chain Coming To Colonial Warehouse. It’s been nearly two years since the North Loop dealt with the sad news that Moose & Sadie’s was closing in the early stages of the pandemic. Now, we know who’s moving into their old space. It’s Sweetgreen, a fresh food...

Several North Loop Dishes Make Star Tribune’s “Most Iconic” List

Several North Loop Dishes Make Star Tribune’s “Most Iconic” List. It should come as no surprise that when the Star Tribune set out to name the 40 most iconic dishes in the Twin Cities–true originals that have made Minneapolis-St. Paul a food destination, the North Loop was well-represented.

Gavin Kaysen’s New Restaurant Opens In June

We’re now just two months away from being able to experience the latest dining concepts from Gavin Kaysen, the award-winning restaurateur who brought Spoon and Stable, Demi and Bellecour to the North Loop. In June, he’ll open a Mediterranean restaurant and bar, Mara, just down the street in the...

Scooter’s Coffee Opens First Location In Denver City, TX

New Store to Celebrate with Grand Opening Event on April 1. March 24, 2022 // // Denver City, TX - Scooter’s Coffee, best known for its amazingly fast drive-thru, specialty coffee, and baked-from-scratch pastries, added a new location at 100 West Broadway Street in Denver City, Texas. To celebrate, the drive-thru location will be hosting a Grand Opening on Friday, April 1, where customers can receive half off any drink when they pay with the Scooter’s Coffee mobile app.