Department of Health provides COVID-19 testing Thursdays at the Otero County Public Health Office SANTA FE – The New Mexico Department of Health is providing COVID-19 virus screening every Thursday at the Otero County Public Health Office, 1207 8th St. in Alamogordo from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. Testing is available by appointment only.
The state reported another federal inmate at the Otero County Prison Facility tested positive for COVID-19. A total of 21 state inmates had tested positive for the disease. Due to the outbreak, every state inmate, at the facility was tested for COVID-19. Some of their results are still pending. The
Fatal Motorcycle Crash in Otero County Written by Officer Ray Wilson 04/27/2020 Otero County, NM – On April 26, 2020 at about 3:00 p.m. the New Mexico State Police investigated a fatal crash on US Highway 82 around milepost 32 between Cloudcroft and Mayhill. The initial investigation indicated a motorcycle,