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  1. US Marshals to open new office in northwestern New MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2017 | KOB-TV New Mexico

    Five years in the making, officials say the much-needed office in Farmington will provide a base for deputy marshals and members of the Southwest Investigative Fugitive Team as they cover the Four Corners region, where the borders of New Mexico, Colorado, Arizona and Utah meet. Each year, the team apprehends an average of 300 of the most violent fugitives wanted on federal and state charges in the region.

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  2. Four Corners offered clearer view of eclipseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2017 | KOB-TV New Mexico

    Despite cloud coverage throughout much of New Mexico, the Four Corners region saw decently clear skies as the partial solar eclipse made its way across the United States. Gathering around telescopes and filters outside San Juan College in Farmington, eclipse viewers craned their necks for a glimpse of the sun.

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  3. Neutron beams, x-rays reveal more about T. rex relativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 | KOB-TV New Mexico

    Researchers at a top U.S. laboratory announced Tuesday that they have produced the highest resolution scan ever done of the inner workings of a fossilized tyrannosaur skull using neutron beams and high-energy X-rays, resulting in new clues that could help paleontologists piece together the evolutionary puzzle of the monstrous T. rex. Officials with Los Alamos National Laboratory and the New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science presented some of their findings after peering deeper in into the skull of a "Bisti Beast," a T. rex relative that lived millions of years ago in what is now northwestern New Mexico.

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  4. Two men arrested for string of Farmington burglariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2017 | KOB-TV New Mexico

    Police in the Four Corners say they have arrested two men accused of terrorizing a neighborhood with multiple burglaries. Nothing was off limits, but police say there was one thing that would have stopped these crooks.

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  5. Conversation on concussions in FarmingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2017 | KOB-TV

    FARMINGTON, N.M. As students across the state head back to school, many student athletes have already been preparing for the fall sports season. But when those athletes are on the field, court or pitch, there's always a danger of sustaining a concussion.

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  6. Farmington police release sketch of suspect in park attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | KOB-TV New Mexico

    Police hope someone can help catch a man suspected of trying to rape a woman at a park in broad daylight. The attack happened last month in Berg Park.

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  7. Farmington Planned Parenthood clinic to stay openRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | KOB-TV New Mexico

    Earlier this year, Planned Parenthood of the Rocky Mountains announced it was closing its facility in Farmington. Now the clinic says through the generosity of multiple donors, the health center will be able to remain open.

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  8. Navajo Head Start superintendent removed amid probeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2017 | KOB-TV

    The superintendent for Navajo Head Start has been removed amid an investigation into allegations of misconduct and misuse of funding. The Daily Times of Farmington, New Mexico, reports the Navajo Nation announced this week that Sharon Singer was fired from the position on July 28. Department of Din Education Superintendent Tommy Lewis Jr., says the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Inspector General's Office ordered an investigation after allegations of misuse and abuse of funds were filed against Singer.

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  9. Farmington hopes 'collaboration' keeps power plant openRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2017 | KOB-TV

    Farmington officials won't formally protest the San Juan Generating Station's proposed closure in 2022 but say they'll work to keep the coal-fired plant open longer for the sake of ratepayers, the area's economy and Farmington's own finances. A statement released Tuesday by Farmington says city officials decided against formally protesting a July 3 regulatory filing by Public Service Co.

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  10. New Mexico judge in secret recording case may settle lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2017 | KOB-TV

    A suspended New Mexico magistrate court judge facing criminal charges for secretly recording private conversations at a courthouse may settle a lawsuit with co-workers. The Daily Times of Farmington, New Mexico, reports a proposed settlement of a lawsuit has been reached by plaintiffs who accused suspended Aztec Magistrate Court Judge Connie Johnston of placing recording devices inside the courthouse.

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  11. Diesel locomotives replace electric units at New Mexico mineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2017 | KOB-TV New Mexico

    A coal mine in northwestern New Mexico is going diesel as it replaces electric locomotives that pull trains of coal to supply a power plant near Farmington. The Daily Times reports that the rail line serving the Navajo Mine purchased two diesel locomotives from General Electric Co.

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  12. Farmington police looking for sexual assault suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2017 | KOB-TV

    FARMINGTON, N.M. A warning for people in Farmington: Be aware of your surroundings if you are walking alone. Police say a woman was nearly raped on Friday while just taking a stroll through the park in broad daylight.

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  13. Acting chief justice for Navajo Nation to resign over healthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2017 | KOB-TV

    The Daily Times of Farmington, New Mexico, reports the Navajo Nation Judicial Branch recently announced Allen Sloan is resigning at the end of July. Sloan, who is originally from Coalmine Canyon, Arizona, has worked with the branch for 28 years.

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  14. Farmington psychiatrist arrested for sexually abusing patientRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2017 | KOB-TV New Mexico

    FARMINGTON, N.M. Farmington Police Department officials say they have arrested psychiatrist Alan Emamdee, DO, for sexually abusing one of his patients. Emamdee, 40, is a former employee of San Juan Health Partners where he specialized in psychiatry.

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  15. Farmington shelter nearly empty of adoptable dogs, catsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2017 | KOB-TV

    FARMINGTON, N.M. In what is a rare sight, there is one animal shelter in New Mexico that has a lot of empty kennels right now. "We are very excited that we have lots and lots of empty kennels right now," said Farmington Regional Animal Shelter Director Stacie Voss.

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  16. Unique camp helps physically disabled childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2017 | KOB-TV New Mexico

    FARMINGTON, N.M. Summer is the perfect time for outdoor fun. But one group of kids in the Four Corners is spending it making memories and new experiences that require a bit of adapting.

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  17. Oil and gas company to close office, cut 40 New Mexico jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2017 | KOB-TV

    An oil and gas company says 40 jobs will be cut when it closes its Farmington office later this year. The Daily Times reports BP America Inc. announced Wednesday that it is closing the office to improve the efficiency and competitiveness of its operation in the San Juan Basin in northern New Mexico.

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  18. Group runs 80 miles to bring attention to frackingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2017 | KOB-TV

    FARMINGTON, N.M. A group in the Four Corners area is on an environmental mission. Members went on an 80-mile run in the June heat to deliver a message to federal authorities.

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  19. NMSP seeking children they believe may be endangeredRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | KOB-TV

    FARMINGTON, N.M. New Mexico State Police are asking the public's help in looking for 26-year-old Steven Attson and 25-year-old Andrea Attson of Farmington in regards to a child welfare case. Police said they are concerned about 3-year-old Aricka Attson who is about 2-feet-11-inches tall with black hair and brown eyes and 1-year-old Lyric Attson, who weighs about 20 pounds with black hair and brown eyes.

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  20. New Mexico game wardens investigating illegal activityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2017 | KOB-TV

    The state Game and Fish Department confirmed Wednesday that a Farmington man is facing multiple charges stemming from an investigation into what appears to be illegal activity. The investigation began in early 2017 after trail cameras placed on private land resulted in images that concerned state game wardens.

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