McKinley County Newswire

McKinley County Newswire

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

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  1. New Mexico's June unemployment rate unchanged at 6.2 percentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | KOB-TV

    ... June 2015. The two counties with the highest employment rates in June were Luna County at 11.5 percent and McKinley County at 10.1 percent. The counties with the month's lowest employment rates were Union and De Baca counties at 4.1 percent and 5.2 ...

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  2. Woman sentenced to 18-month prison term in fatal accidentRead the original story

    Monday Jul 18 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    A 30-year-old Navajo Nation woman faces 18 months in federal prison after being sentenced in an alcohol-related fatal accident in northwestern New Mexico. Joe had pleaded guilty on March 16 to involuntary manslaughter, acknowledging that she was intoxicated at the time of the Nov. 18, 2014 crash in McKinley County.

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  3. CrimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | Farmington Daily Times

    Local man pleads guilty to sexual abuse charge Henderson Shorty, 53, was arrested in February on allegations he had sexual contact with a child younger than 12. Check out this story on Daily-Times.com: FARMINGTON - A Shiprock man pleaded guilty today in federal court to abusive sexual contact of a child, according to a U.S. Department of Justice press release. Henderson Shorty, 53, was arrested in February on allegations he had sexual contact with a child who was younger than 12 from January to March 2013 on the Navajo reservation in McKinley County, according to the release.

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  4. Board members: 12 out 54 fire hydrants in town dona t workRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | KRQE Albuquerque

    ... 13 back. Those officials are a group of citizens who volunteer to run the town, an unincorporated part of McKinley County. They confirmed 12 of the 54 hydrants in town don't work. Something they learned about a year ago after another fire, they say ...

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  5. New Mexico man gets prison term for involuntary manslaughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | White Lake Beacon

    Barton was arrested in August 2015 on a criminal complaint charging him with killing a man that month in New Mexico's McKinley County. Prosecutors say Barton and the victim had been drinking when an argument occurred and the other man was stabbed in the chest, abdomen and back.

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  6. Some 150 workers lose jobs at Peabody and Westmoreland mines in New MexicoRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2016 | SNL Financial

    ... "Peabody empathizes with employees and their families over the impact this action creates in the Cibola and McKinley county area and has taken steps to help ease the transition," Sutton said in a statement. "Severance, counseling and outplacement ...

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  7. Hantavirus strain claims 25-yr-old maleRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2016 | Deming Headlight

    The New Mexico Department of Health announced today that a 25-year-old man from McKinley County died of Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome . It is the fifth case of HPS in New Mexico this year.

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  8. Department of Health announces Hantavirus deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | Silver City Sun-News

    The New Mexico Department of Health announced today that a 25-year-old man from McKinley County died of Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome . It is the fifth case of HPS in New Mexico this year.

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  9. 25-year-old man from western New Mexico dies from hantavirusRead the original story

    Jun 14, 2016 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    State health officials say a 25-year-old man from McKinley County in western New Mexico has died of hantavirus. An environmental investigation will be done at the patient's home to help reduce the risk to others.

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  10. New Mexico man, 25, dies from hantavirusRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | Las Cruces Sun-News

    State health officials say a 25-year-old man from McKinley County in western New Mexico has died of hantavirus. New Mexico man, 25, dies from hantavirus SANTA FE - State health officials say a 25-year-old man from McKinley County in western New Mexico has died of hantavirus.

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  11. 25-year-old McKinley County man is third fatal Hantavirus case in NMRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | KOB-TV

    A 25-year-old McKinley County man has died from an illness contracted via Hantavirus, the New Mexico Department of Health announced Tuesday. The man died of Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome .

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  12. 25-year-old man dies from HantavirusRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | KOAT-TV

    The New Mexico Department of Health announces that a 25-year-old man from McKinley County died of the hantavirus pulmonary syndrome. It is the fifth case in the state this year.

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  13. Johnson wins Democratic primary for state HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | Farmington Daily Times

    ... of the vote with 707 ballots cast , followed by Johnson's 48.5 percent. There were 2,864 ballots cast in McKinley County . Johnson led with 52.8 percent of the vote and Mitchell had 47.2 percent. Read or Share this story: ...

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  14. Two voters fill in their ballots on Tuesday at Farmington City Hall.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | Farmington Daily Times

    ... lead in the San Juan County tally over incumbent Doreen Wonda Johnson as of 11 p.m. It was reversed in McKinley County. With 32 of 34 polling places reporting in San Juan County, Mitchell had 51.5 percent of vote with 707 ballots cast. Johnson had ...

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  15. NM House District 5 candidates talk educationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2016 | Farmington Daily Times

    ... Wonda Johnson is seeking re-election and will face challenger Kevin Mitchell, vice president of the Gallup-McKinley County Schools Board of Education. No Republicans are in the race. The district encompasses San Juan and McKinley counties, including ...

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  16. Gallup students deliver hundreds of stuffed animals to students at Ashlynne's schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | KOB-TV New Mexico

    ... Mouse, ladybugs and at least one octopus. All the stuffed animals were donated by people in Gallup and McKinley County -- all meant to provide students with something to hold on to for comfort and maybe someone to talk to. "We just want to show that ...

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  17. KRQE News 13Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | KRQE Albuquerque

    ... in jail for careless driving which lead to fo SANTA FE (AP) - New Mexico health officials say a 28-year-old McKinley County man is the third person in the state to die from Hantavirus th ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) - An Albuquerque boy is turning his passion ...

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  18. Collaborative model of economic development drawsaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2016 | Las Cruces Sun-News

    Collaborative model of economic development draws interest Finance New Mexico: Collaborative model of economic development draws interest Check out this story on lcsun-news.com: http://lcsun.co/1WivXAY GALLUP - As a legislator for the 9th District - the poorest county in one of America's poorest states - Patty Lundstrom spends a lot of time educating fellow lawmakers about how their actions affect economic development at the community level. She understands these impacts firsthand, because Lundstrom's primary job is to build the economy of Gallup and McKinley County as executive director of the Greater Gallup Economic Development Corporation.

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  19. Car Dealer Accused of a Multitude of SinsRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2016 | Courthouse News Service

    ... 2016 Versa for $17,500 - $2,000 more than the advertised sticker price, according to the April 15 lawsuit in McKinley County Court. It charged her another $2,275 for "a nearly worthless service contract that was redundant with the manufacturer's ...

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  20. Data suggests downtown Albuquerque deadliest area in stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2016 | WBNS

    ... as before age 75. Other regions with the highest premature death rates are western San Juan County, western McKinley County, Rio Arriba County around EspaA ola, and Sierra and Catron counties in western New Mexico.

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