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Stories with place: Alamogordo
  • Conditions lead to higher fire danger in NM forest 
    Updated: Apr-11-14 5:04 am
  • ALAMOGORDO, New Mexico - The combination of dry, warm and windy weather has prompted the Lincoln National Forest in southern New Mexico to increase its fire danger rating.

  • Date set for New Mexico dig for Atari 'E.T.' games 
    Updated: Apr-10-14 5:51 pm
  • ALAMOGORDO, New Mexico - Organizers of a search in a New Mexico landfill for a rumored stash of what some call the worst video game ever made by Atari announced Thursday that the dig will get underway this month.

  • New Mexico clears way for Atari games dig 
    Updated: Apr-03-14 3:03 pm
  • ALAMOGORDO, New Mexico - New Mexico environmental regulators said Thursday that they have granted approval for three companies to dig up an Alamogordo landfill in search of a rumored cache of what some deem the worst Atari video game of all time.

  • Alamogordo, former police lieutenant settle suit 
    Updated: Mar-31-14 4:15 pm
  • ALAMOGORDO, New Mexico - A former Alamogordo police lieutenant has settled a whistleblower lawsuit against the southern New Mexico city for $250,000.

  • Search for old Atari games to go on in New Mexico 
    Updated: Mar-21-14 4:02 pm
  • ALAMOGORDO, New Mexico - Organizers say a planned dig into a New Mexico landfill for a rumored cache of what some consider the worst Atari video game of all time is expected to proceed despite state environmental regulators' concerns.

  • Landfill search for 'E.T.' video game is halted 
    Updated: Mar-20-14 7:11 pm
  • ALAMOGORDO, New Mexico - New Mexico environmental regulators are blocking two companies from digging up an Alamogordo landfill in search of a rumored cache of what some consider the worst Atari video game of all time.