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  1. Lady Horsemen survive knockout battle against Farmington, claim titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 15 | Santa Fe New Mexican

    The St. Michael's Lady Horsemen had worked too hard and been through too much just to let a Tournament of Champions volleyball title quietly slip through their fingers. They survived the "Pool of Death" - to paraphrase a World Cup soccer expression - by going against Las Vegas Robertson, Piedra Vista and Pojoaque Valley in Friday's pool play.

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  2. Lady Horsemen face Demonettes in semifinalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 14 | Santa Fe New Mexican

    Pool D was the talk of a lot of volleyball coaches at Santa Fe High and Capital on Friday morning. When the Tournament of Champions commenced pool play at 8 a.m., the talk centered around how loaded Pool D was.

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  3. Man fatally shot by US task force ID'd as homicide suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2018 | Santa Fe New Mexican

    A man killed Tuesday in metro Phoenix by members of a U.S. Marshals Service task force as he reportedly attempted to avoid apprehension has been identified as a suspect in an Aug. 1 fatal shooting in Farmington, New Mexico. Authorities said no officers were injured in the incident in which 41-year-old Pedro "Peter" Lucero of Albuquerque, New Mexico, was killed during the encounter Tuesday on the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community, a reservation located between Scottsdale and Mesa.

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  4. Father, child killed in latest U.S. 550 crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2018 | Santa Fe New Mexican

    Daniel Patricio and Juana Cintora with their children, from left, Andrew, Alec, Ava and Arin. Patricio and Ava were killed Monday in a vehicle crash on U.S. 550, and Cintora and Alec were injured.

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  5. Commission reverses decision on race track deadlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2018 | Santa Fe New Mexican

    The state Racing Commission, reversing a decision made just 11 days earlier, voted at a hastily called meeting Monday to restart the process of licensing a new horse track. "We did this because the commission decided to, plain and simple," Commissioner Chairman Ray Willis told an attorney for four tracks when the lawyer asked why the commission was changing course.

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  6. Coal plant closure threatens jobs near Four CornersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2018 | Santa Fe New Mexican

    The coal-fired San Juan Generating Station near Farmington. Officials in northwestern New Mexico are grappling with the likely effects of the coal power plant closure near the Navajo Nation and in one of the nation's poorest states.

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  7. New Mexico legislators still looking for San Juan power plant solutionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2018 | Santa Fe New Mexican

    The state Legislature needs to do what it can to soften the economic blow to northwestern New Mexico caused by the winding down of the coal-fired San Juan Generating Station, says the co-chairman of the legislative Water and Natural Resources Committee. Public Service Company of New Mexico shuttered half the power plant in December and plans to close the facility altogether in June 2022.

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  8. BLM citizen council dwindles with nominations delayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2018 | Santa Fe New Mexican

    A Northern New Mexico citizens advisory group for the Bureau of Land Management that's tasked with taking public concerns to the agency met this week for the second time in 2018 without a quorum because the nominations process remains stalled. The Resource Advisory Council, based in Farmington, is supposed to have 10 members.

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  9. Brain drain leaves New Mexico behindRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2018 | Santa Fe New Mexican

    Filmmaker Jesse Wood, a New Mexico native and University of New Mexico graduate, in 2016 landed a dream job as creative director at Los Angeles-based Donut Media. Courtesy photo Filmmaker Jesse Wood, a New Mexico native and University of New Mexico graduate, in 2016 landed a dream job as creative director at Los Angeles-based Donut Media.

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  10. Mysterious - ghost dog' finally caught on Navajo NationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2018 | Santa Fe New Mexican

    Carol Sanchez of the 4 Corners Wolf-Dog Rescue/Sanctuary hugs Lily, a golden retriever rescued on the Navajo Nation. Courtesy Paw Trackers Recovery and Humane Trapping Carol Sanchez of the 4 Corners Wolf-Dog Rescue/Sanctuary hugs Lily, a golden retriever rescued on the Navajo Nation.

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  11. Airbus testing helicopter prototype in New MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2018 | Santa Fe New Mexican

    Mike Lewis, left, manager for the Four Corners Regional Airport, looks over the Airbus H160 helicopter as Pascal Jervaise, a support analyst for Airbus Helicopters works at the airport in Farmington. Jon Austria/Farmington Daily Times via AP An Airbus H160 helicopter is tested last week over the Four Corners Regional Airport in Farmington.

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  12. Report: Exemptions may be holding back N.M.'s tax revenueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2018 | Santa Fe New Mexican

    A new report shines light through a few of the holes in New Mexico's tax code, finding that tax breaks could be a major reason gross receipts tax revenue has lagged behind long-term economic growth. Commissioned by the Legislature last year, the 66-page report comes as some senior lawmakers revive proposals for simplifying the tax code.

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  13. More than a slump in San Juan CountyRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2018 | Santa Fe New Mexican

    Joshua Snow of the recently opened Alien Bike Shop in Aztec says the area offers extensive opportunities for mountain biking. Thom Cole/The New Mexican Greg Hill, who has worked for a decade at the coal mine for the San Juan Generating Station, says the mine has provided a good living for him and his family.

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  14. Judge pulls plug on N.M. area fracking - for nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2018 | Santa Fe New Mexican

    In a victory for conservation groups, a federal judge on Thursday rejected a government finding that no significant environmental impact would occur if hydraulic fracturing were used in drilling for oil or gas on 13 leased parcels in the Four Corners area. But Senior U.S. District Court Judge M. Christina Armijo set aside the leases on about 20,000 acres and sent the issue back to the BLM "for further analysis and action."

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  15. PNM bill resurrected in LegislatureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2018 | Santa Fe New Mexican

    State legislators are poised to revive at least part of a sprawling bill that, among other things, would have helped New Mexico's biggest electric utility recoup some of its costs from closing a coal power plant in the Four Corners and provided economic development funds for the surrounding community. Pushed by the Public Service Company of New Mexico, the bill became one of the most contentious pieces of legislation during the last session, with critics arguing it would have amounted to a bailout of the company's investment in coal energy.

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  16. AG to examine if Youngblood used position to sway officer in arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2018 | Santa Fe New Mexican

    The New Mexico Attorney General's Office will review a Republican legislator's arrest on suspicion of drunken driving after the state Democratic Party questioned whether the lawmaker had inappropriately used her official status to influence police. An officer said he smelled alcohol on the legislator, but Youngblood denied drinking that night and refused to take a breath-alcohol test.

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  17. City of Aztec facing budget crunch, spend cuts urgedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2018 | Santa Fe New Mexican

    A northwestern New Mexico city is facing such a budget crunch it may end the fiscal year with only a few thousand dollars. The Daily Times in Farmington reports Aztec finance director Kathy Lamb said last week the city could end fiscal year 2019 with just $4,000 in its general fund if does not cut spending.

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  18. Police: New Mexico woman hid gun at elementary schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2018 | Santa Fe New Mexican

    The Daily Times of Farmington reported that 25-year-old Brooke Showers was arrested in Aztec last week following an investigation by police. A criminal complaint alleges Showers told police she hid a revolver in a gun case at Lydia Rippey Elementary School.

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  19. Women accused of kidnapping, molesting boy were tracked by phoneRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2018 | Santa Fe New Mexican

    This undated photo provided by the San Juan County, N.M., Attorney's Office shows Melissa Goelz, 29. Goelz is one of two New Mexico women accused of kidnapping and molesting a 14-year-old Oklahoma boy. Authorities say Goelz and Kristen Aragon, 35, drove 13 hours from Farmington, N.M., to Oklahoma's Pittsburg County in mid-April to pick up the boy and then returned to Farmington with him.

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  20. PNM: Further investigation of coal silo collapse unnecessaryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2018 | Santa Fe New Mexican

    Further probing into the collapse of a coal silo in March that put a power generating unit temporarily out of commission is unnecessary, the Public Service Company of New Mexico argued in a filing Tuesday. Corrosion and a faulty weld holding two sections of the silo together were at fault for the collapse March 17 at the San Juan Generating Station near Farmington, which released 614 tons of coal, according to PNM.

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