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This Week In The Las Cruces Bulletin

Jun 6, 2014

  Every Saturday at 5:30pm on Images, Fred Martino speaks with Las Cruces Bulletin Managing Editor Brook Stockberger about the week's top stories and much more in the Bulletin.

This Week In The Las Cruces Bulletin

May 30, 2014

Every Saturday at 5:30pm on Images, Fred Martino speaks with Las Cruces Bulletin Managing Editor Brook Stockberger about the week's top stories and much more in the Bulletin.

Film Review: The Other Woman

May 23, 2014

  Jack Fields reviews the film "The Other Woman."

Film Review: Neighbors

May 23, 2014

  Jack Fields reviews the smash hit comedy "Neighbors." 


  President Obama will sign a proclamation Wednesday establishing the Organ Mountains-Desert Peaks National Monument.   The signing ceremony will occur at the Department of the Interior.

In a prepared statement, the White House said, “By establishing the monument, the President will permanently protect nearly 500,000 acres to preserve the prehistoric, historic, and scientific values of the area for the benefit of all Americans.”

District 35 State Representative Jeff Steinborn is also the Southern New Mexico Director for the New Mexico Wilderness Alliance.

Film Review: Captain America-The Winter Soldier

May 6, 2014

  Jack Fields reviews the second installment in the popular Captain America film series, starring Chris Evans.

  Fred Martino continues our Election 2014 series with Senator Linda Lopez, a candidate for the Democratic nomination for New Mexico Governor.  Lopez faces fellow Senator Howie Morales, Attorney General Gary King, Alan Webber, and Lawrence Rael in the June 3 primary.

New Mexico Advocacy Groups Assist In Las Cruces Minimum Wage Effort

Apr 28, 2014
Javier Benavidez, Center for Civic Policy


   The groups Progress Now New Mexico and the Center for Civic Policy are assisting in the effort to increase the minimum wage in Las Cruces.  A ballot measure to increase the minimum wage to $10.10 per hour in phases has been forwarded to the city of Las Cruces for approval.  

The proposed ordinance was submitted to the City Clerk for review so that a ballot initiative process can begin that includes circulating and collecting approximately 2,300 valid Las Cruces registered voter  signatures.

Sanda M. And Denton V. Holmes Endowed Nursing Scholarship

Apr 9, 2014


  On Saturday, May 3, a dinner will be held to support the Sanda M. And Denton V. Holmes Endowed Nursing Scholarship.  The bi-annual dinner takes place from 5:30pm to 8:30pm at the NMSU Golf Course Clubhouse.

Tickets are $75/person and your RSVP is required by April 18 by phone at 575-646-3526 or by e-mail to:

Documentary Premiere In El Paso Friday

Apr 9, 2014


A Story of Three Lives Stuck in a World of Violence

Determined to be an Example for

Generations to Come 

Friday April 11 at 7:30pm at Cinemark Cielo Vista


There are over 70,000 active gang members in Central America.

In Guatemala, it is known the only way to leave a gang is in a coffin.

Senator Howie Morales

Mar 26, 2014
Senator Howie Morales

  Fred Martino speaks with New Mexico state Senator Howie Morales, a candidate for the Democratic nomination for Governor.  Morales discusses his recent first-place finish at the Democratic pre-primary convention in the Governor's race; the results of the legislative session; and a variety of other recent news.

Rachel Gioannini, Las Cruces Optimist Club

Mar 20, 2014

  Fred Martino speaks with Rachel Gioannini of the Las Cruces Optimist Club to hear about their impact in the community and upcoming events.

More information online at

The group meets Thursdays at 6:30am at the IHOP, near the corner of Del Rey and Telshor in Las Cruces

Debra Hammer, New Mexico Health Exchange

Mar 18, 2014

  Fred Martino interviews Debra Hammer, Chief Communications Officer for the New Mexico Health Exchange, for an update on progress as the March 31 deadline to sign up for insurance approaches.

Bill Childers, Masons of New Mexico

Mar 18, 2014

  Fred Martino interviews Bill Childers, Grand Master of the Masons of New Mexico.  The Masons are holding their annual meeting in Las Cruces Thursday through Saturday at the Hotel Encanto.

Paul Gessing's Take On The 2014 Legislative Session

Mar 6, 2014
Paul Gessing, President-Rio Grande Foundation


  Fred Martino speaks with Paul Gessing, President of the Rio Grande Foundation, regarding the actions of the 2014 New Mexico legislative session.

Remembering "Salt of the Earth" On Its 60th Anniversary

Mar 5, 2014

  Over the next week….events at New Mexico State University are marking the 60th anniversary of the film “Salt of the Earth.” 

The Library of Congress called Salt of the Earth one of the most important films of the last century…and especially important to Mexican-American history.   It is the fictionalized account of a union strike for wage equality at the Empire zinc mine.

"Night At The UN" Coming To NMSU Las Cruces March 7

Feb 25, 2014

    About the Event:

Every year, the Model UN team hosts a special event that culminates our many months of hard work. It is our desire to create an event that appeals to the public-at-large, as well as coincides with the topics we have been studying and researching extensively since the fall. It is our great honor to announce that our annual Night at the UN event will be held on March  7th. This year we have changed the event considerably to something we truly believe will be informative and fun.

American Heart Month-What You Need To Know

Feb 13, 2014

NMSU Las Cruces Competes In National Recycling Effort

Jan 31, 2014

  New Mexico State University is participating in a national competition designed to increase recycling. 

RecycleMania is a friendly competition and benchmarking tool for college and university recycling programs. Over an 8-week period each spring, colleges across the United States and Canada report the amount of recycling and trash collected each week.

Review: "Lone Survivor"

Jan 26, 2014

  Jack Fields reviews "Lone Survivor."

Review: "August: Osage County"

Jan 26, 2014

  Jack Fields reviews "August: Osage County."

Review: "HER"

Jan 26, 2014

  Jack Fields reviews "HER."

Review: "American Hustle"

Jan 26, 2014

  Jack Fields reviews "American Hustle."

Review: "Wolf of Wall Street"

Jan 26, 2014

  Jack Fields reviews "Wolf of Wall Street."

Review: "Saving Mr. Banks"

Jan 26, 2014

  Jack Fields reviews "Saving Mr. Banks."

Film Review: "The Hobbit-The Desolation Of Smaug"

Dec 19, 2013

  Jack Fields reviews 'The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug'

Film Review: "Frozen"

Dec 17, 2013

  Jack Fields reviews the film "Frozen."

Film Review: "The Hunger Games-Catching Fire"

Dec 17, 2013

  Jack Fields reviews "The Hunger Games-Catching Fire."

Small Business Saturday

Nov 29, 2013
NM USDA Rural Development Director Terry Brunner

  Small Business Saturday takes place this week across the nation.

And small businesses have been getting help in New Mexico through a federal program.

Small Business Saturday is a yearly event designed to encourage people to shop at small businesses.  The U.S. Census Bureau reports…there are over 28 million small businesses in the United States, representing 44 percent of the private sector payroll.  Many jobs in rural America have been created through USDA Rural Development programs.