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Friday, January 18, 2019
The Clovis Police Department will be conducting sobriety checkpoints and DWI saturation patrols in February. DWI Checkpoints will be conducted on February 8th and 15th, 2019. Officers will be specifically targeting alcohol and drug-impaired drivers. According to UNM research dated 2014, 44.1% of all fatal crashes involved alcohol and 40.1% of alcohol-involved drivers in crashes were aged 20-29 ...read more
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Friday, January 18, 2019
FORT WORTH, Texas, January 17, 2019 – Two new industrial locations have been recognized with BNSF Railway Company’s (BNSF) Certified Sites designation. These new Certified Sites are located in Galesburg, Illinois, and Clovis, New Mexico. Sites must undergo a thorough analysis, which includes an evaluation of environmental and geotechnical standards, available utilities, site availability and ...read more
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Friday, January 18, 2019
The City of Clovis will be closing the intersection of 14th and Sycamore streets to westbound traffic, beginning at 10:00 a.m., Monday, January 21st for at least two weeks.  J&H Services of Albuquerque will be installing pipe for the Effluent Water Reuse Project. The public is asked to please adhere to all traffic signs.  Should you have any questions regarding this matter, please contact J&H ...read more
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Wednesday, January 09, 2019
The Clovis/Curry County Chamber of Commerce’s Annual Awards Banquet will be held Friday, February 1st at the Clovis Civic Center. The theme of the banquet is “#ClovisSparkle”.   Tickets are only available until Friday, January 25h at 5:00 p.m. The festivities will begin with a reception honoring the Chamber’s past presidents at 6:00 p.m. with dinner to be served at 6:45 p.m. Tickets are for sale ...read more
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Friday, January 04, 2019
The Association of Defense Communities is recognizing the City of Clovis as one of five communities across the country to the 2019 class of Great American Defense Communities.  Defense communities, which are home to active military installations, were eligible to apply for the 2019 class of Great American Defense Communities, with supporting nominations from members of Congress that represents the ...read more
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Wednesday, January 02, 2019
On January 4th and 25th 2019, officers of the Clovis Police Department will be conducting a sobriety checkpoint within the city of Clovis. Throughout the month of January, officers will be also conducting DWI Enforcement Patrol Hours within the City of Clovis. Officers will be specifically targeting drunk and drug impaired drivers. We ask that people please remember that it is also illegal to ...read more
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Monday, December 17, 2018
If you want to advertise your business and meet the military men and women that are brand-new to Cannon Air Force Base, there is no better way to do it than through the newcomer’s information fair. We are looking to fill the bags for 2019. Bring us all the coupons, cups, pens, business promotional items and information about your business you would like, because they will be used and are very ...read more
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Tuesday, August 21, 2018
Just a reminder to all drivers in Clovis, the Prince Street Overpass is closed in both directions for construction. Utilize the Norris Street crossing or Hull Street overpass for North and Southbound traffic on Hwy 70. Construction will continue for an extended period of time. Be sure to factor in the additional travel time as a result of the closure.  
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Monday, August 06, 2018
The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) will invest $2.5 million in repairs to the Prince Street (U.S. 70) Overpass in Clovis. Repairs will updgrade some of the bridge's critical components to ensure that it can continue to carry heavy loads over it. In order to safely complete the repair work, the overpass may be closed up to nine months. Traffic will be detoured to Brady, Norris, ...read more
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