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14 hrs ago | Farmington Daily Times

State turns down appeals from districts on grades

State Education Department officials have turned down the appeals filed by three San Juan County school districts alleging that incorrect data was used to determine their schools' grades.

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Related Topix: Education Etc., Farmington, NM, Bloomfield, NM

18 hrs ago | Farmington Daily Times

Sen. Martin Heinrich talks about energy development during San Juan County trip

U.S. Sen. Martin Heinrich visited the Farmington Field Office of the Bureau of Land Management on Friday as part of the junior congressman's tour of San Juan County to discuss education, job training and economic development in the area.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Senator Martin Heinrich, us Travel, Travel, Aztec, NM, US National Parks, Aztec Ruins National Monument

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Farmington Daily Times

CCSD says person was seeking donations for fake project

The Central Consolidated School District is asking for help identifying an individual who officials say has been seeking donations for a fake district fundraiser.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Farmington Daily Times

Officials approve raises for Aztec, Bloomfield city managers

On Monday, Bloomfield City Councilors approved David Fuqua, 54, for another three years as city manager and awarded him a $10,000 annual raise, giving him a yearly salary of $120,000.

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Related Topix: Aztec, NM, Bloomfield, NM, Albuquerque, NM

Wed Aug 27, 2014

KOB-TV

Woman arrested in January death of infant in Navajo Nation

Gallup police arrested 25-year-old Clara Beth Joe Wednesday in connection with the death of her 13-month-old child, who was found dead in a culvert near the Crystal Chapter House on the Navajo Nation in San Juan County January 31 .

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Southwest Farm Press

West Nile Virus in horses and human in New Mexico

Season's first cases of West Nile Virus have been reported in New Mexico. Two horse and one human case has been confirmed.

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Related Topix: New Mexico, West Nile Virus, Health, Bernalillo, NM, Albuquerque, NM, South Valley, NM

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Farmington Daily Times

San Juan County commissioners approve capital lobbying list

San Juan County commissioners will ask state lawmakers to provide grant money for a list of 22 projects planned for fiscal years 2016 through 2020.

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Related Topix: Flora Vista, NM, Farmington, NM, Kirtland, NM

KRQE Albuquerque

Audit: NM agencies have $10M in military gear

A U.S. Department of Defense program which loans local law enforcement agencies surplus military gear has sent $10.2 million worth of weapons, helicopters and armored trucks to New Mexico, according to an audit of the equipment.

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Related Topix: New Mexico State University, University of New Mexico

Mon Aug 25, 2014

KRQE Albuquerque

One year of probation for 52 year old Alex Wiggins of Farmington on Federal Charges

A New Mexico man will not serve any jail time for dumping thousands of gallons of raw sewage on federal land in San Juan County.

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Related Topix: Farmington, NM

Sun Aug 24, 2014

Farmington Daily Times

Commissioners considering cutting funding for local safety net programs

A woman admitted to detox recovery sleeps on Thursday at the Four Winds Addiction Recovery Center in Farmington.

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Related Topix: Farmington, NM

Sat Aug 23, 2014

Farmington Daily Times

Some juvenile sex assault cases never make it to court

Last July, a young girl told San Juan County investigators that she was sexually molested for the first time when she was 10 or 12 years old.

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Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, Prison

Farmington Daily Times

Disabled American Veterans Service offers free counseling, claims help

On Monday, Disabled American Veterans national service officers will bring their office to Farmington to help area veterans file or check on the status of their Veterans Administration claims.

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Related Topix: Farmington, NM, Albuquerque, NM, Social Security, Personal Finance, Aztec, NM

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Farmington Daily Times

Governor candidate Gary King discusses education at Farmington meeting

Democratic candidate for governor of New Mexico Gary King made a Friday evening appearance in Farmington to lend a hand to a group of women and discuss education and the economy.

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Related Topix: Farmington, NM, Susana Martinez, US Governors, Education Etc.

Farmington Daily Times

Governor Susana Martinez appoints Connie Johnston as magistrate judge

New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez appointed Connie Johnston to the San Juan County Division 1 Magistrate Judge seat last week.

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Related Topix: Susana Martinez, US Governors

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Farmington Daily Times

Scrap yard owner accuses San Juan County Sheriff's deputy of retaliation, destroying evidence

Carl Huish, co-owner of scrap metal recycling company CBH Trucking and Salvage, filed a tort claim notice with the county last week accusing a San Juan County Sheriff's deputy of retaliating against him during an investigation into his business.

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Farmington Daily Times

County officials consider increasing taxes to reduce deficit

Jennifer Murphy, 27, of Farmington, sells vehicles on Wednesday at the Animas Valley Mall in Farmington.

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Related Topix: Farmington, NM, Susana Martinez, US Governors, Aztec, NM

Alamogordo Daily News

State health officials warn of West Nile virus

The New Mexico Department of Health reported on Wednesday the first human West Nile virus case in the state this year.

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Related Topix: Bernalillo County, NM, Otero County, NM

KCBD-TV Lubbock

New Mexico has year's 1st human case of West Nile

Authorities say a 45-year-old woman from San Juan County is the first human case of West Nile virus identified in New Mexico this year.

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Related Topix: Health, West Nile Virus, Bernalillo County, NM

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Farmington Daily Times

First-year UNM medical students worked with patients at Farmington, Aztec clinics

Several University of New Mexico students spent six weeks this summer working at San Juan County clinics as part of an immersion program.

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Related Topix: Aztec, NM, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM, Farmington, NM

Farmington Daily Times

Aztec city officials approve new agreement to fund arterial road

Racing to keep ahead of a Aug. 31 deadline, city officials held a special meeting on Monday and unanimously approved a new cooperative agreement with the New Mexico Department of Transportation to secure $3.5 million to construct less than a mile of the East Aztec Arterial Route.

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Related Topix: Aztec, NM, Navajo Dam, NM

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