McKinley County Newswire

McKinley County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for McKinley County, NM.

Results 1 - 20 of 96 in McKinley County, NM

  1. Becenti-Aguilar wins PRC District 4 primaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 6 | Farmington Daily Times

    ... watched as election results came in until 1 a.m. today. She had been campaigning all day and was in McKinley County right up until 7 p.m. Tuesday when the polls closed. Becenti-Aguilar took nothing for granted on election day, as she was still ...

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  2. Employees, administrators at Gallup McKinley schools to receive pay raiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 5 | KOB-TV

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. Employees and administrators with Gallup McKinley County Schools will be getting a pay raise this coming school year.

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  3. May 17 Morning Rush: Animal Control questions why man wasn't arrested after admitting to killing dogRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2018 | KRQE Albuquerque

    A warning, some of the photos may be disturbing. On Tuesday, an animal control officer was called out to a mobile home in Thoreau in McKinley County.

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  4. Animal Control asks why man wasn't arrested after admitting to killing dogRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2018 | KRQE Albuquerque

    A McKinley County man told deputies he caught his dog with a claw trap, then shot it with an arrow, killing it. Now the Animal Control director wants to know why that man wasn't arrested.

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  5. New Mexico woman pleads guilty to involuntary manslaughterRead the original story

    May 12, 2018 | The Navajo Times

    Prosecutors say Shannon Allen's plea agreement recommends a 34-month prison sentence followed by a term of supervised release to be determined by the court. The 32-year-old Allen was arrested in October 2017 on a criminal complaint charging her with killing a man a month earlier on the Navajo Nation in New Mexico's McKinley County.

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  6. New Mexico woman pleads guilty to involuntary manslaughterRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2018 | The Hastings Tribune

    ... on a criminal complaint charging her with killing a man a month earlier on the Navajo Nation in New Mexico's McKinley County. Prosecutors say Allen lost control of her vehicle while driving under the influence of alcohol and the car rolled, killing ...

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  7. Whooping Cough outbreak reported in McKinley CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2018 | KRQE Albuquerque

    Whooping Cough, also known as Pertussis, usually starts off with typical cold symptoms, progresses to serve coughing spasms along with gagging and vomitting.

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  8. More cases of whooping cough now reported in McKinley CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2018 | Santa Fe New Mexican

    Officials with the New Mexico Department of Health are reporting more cases of whooping cough in an ongoing communitywide outbreak in McKinley County. When health officials first announced the outbreak March 14, there were eight laboratory-confirmed cases of whooping cough with 15 probable cases.

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  9. Health department urges vaccinations amid whooping cough outbreakRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2018 | KOB-TV

    MCKINLEY COUNTY, N.M. The New Mexico Department of Health is urging people to get vaccinated against whooping cough due to a recent outbreak of the illness in McKinley County. Officials say as of May 1, there have been 26 confirmed cases and an additional 39 probable cases with most occurring in school-aged children and their immediate family.

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  10. Firefighters extinguish 100-acre Shiprock blazeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2018 | Farmington Daily Times

    Firefighters extinguish 100-acre Shiprock blaze Firefighters continued to extinguish and remove burning material in the Mesa Farm area in Shiprock on Monday. Check out this story on Daily-Times.com: Firefighters from the Bureau of Indian Affairs Navajo Region Wildland Fire Management and from McKinley County Fire Department mop up blazes in an area near Navajo Route 364 and Fifth Lane in Shiprock on Monday.

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  11. Man takes "burrito break" after stabbing victimRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2018 | KRQE Albuquerque

    A New Mexico man is facing charges after deputies say he stabbed another man during an alcohol-fueled fight then took a "burrito break." A McKinley County Sheriff's Office report says deputy Brandon Salazar found 37-year-old Vernon Tso with stab wounds on his hand.

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  12. Deputy: New Mexico man stabbed another, took 'burrito break'Read the original story

    Jun 8, 2017 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    A New Mexico man is facing charges after deputies say he stabbed another man during an alcohol-fueled fight then took a "burrito break." A McKinley County Sheriff's Office report says deputy Brandon Salazar found 37-year-old Vernon Tso with stab wounds on his hand.

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  13. An attack on Medicaid and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2018 | Ridenbaugh Press

    ... report by Kaiser Health News looked at Census data and found that 52 percent of residents in New Mexico's McKinley County have coverage through the Medicaid. That's the highest rate among U.S. counties with at least 65,000 people. "The heavy ...

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  14. Westwater Resources Announces the Completion of a New Technical...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2018 | GlobeNewswire

    Westwater Resources, Inc. - a diversified and growing developer of energy minerals and materials, is pleased to announce the completion of a Technical Report on its Ambrosia Lake Uranium Project, which is located in McKinley County in the State of New Mexico. The Technical Report is available on the Company's website: www.WestwaterResources.net , under Projects/Uranium/New Mexico/Ambrosia Lake.

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  15. Right to workRead the original story

    Apr 18, 2018 | Gallup Independent

    Dozens pack a McKinley County Commission meeting for public comments on the Right to Work Ordinance at the McKinley County Courthouse in Gallup Tuesday.

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  16. Two wildfires burning in Mount Taylor Ranger DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2018 | KOB-TV

    ... for people in Bluewater Acres and Bluewater Village. That fire also has no containment as of Thursday night. McKinley County Fire Chief Jason Carlisle said the U.S. Forest Service had initially asked for an evacuation plan around 5:45 p.m. Thursday ...

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  17. 120-MPH chase nets alleged killers of Pleasant Hill manRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2018 | SFGate

    ... after he crossed the New Mexico state border. Jones was then taken into custody. Jones is being held at the McKinley County Adult Detention Center in New Mexico. Lee was booked at the Navajo County Detention Center in Arizona. In February, two ...

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  18. 120 mph multi-state chase leads to arrest of Pleasant HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2018 | SFGate

    ... after he crossed the New Mexico state border. Jones was then taken into custody. Jones is being held at the McKinley County Adult Detention Center in New Mexico. Lee was booked at the Navajo County Detention Center in Arizona.

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  19. Keith Jones, 29, and Luther Lee, 24, both of Georgia, were arrested...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2018 | The Campbell Reporter

    ... holes in the tires, police said. Jones also is suspected of burglary and was being held Tuesday at the McKinley County Adult Detention Center in New Mexico. Start your day with the news you need from the Bay Area and beyond. rn Sign up for our ew ...

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  20. Police Arrest 2 Men In Connection With Saturday HomicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2018 | SFGate

    ... Police said the shooting and robbery happened after a planned marijuana deal. Jones, 29, is being held at McKinley County Adult Detention Center in New Mexico on suspicion of murder. Lee, 24, is being held at the Navajo County Detention Center in ...

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