McKinley County Newswire

McKinley County Newswire

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  1. Decades later, Vietnam veteran Bob Bass given medals by Sen. Tom UdallRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Farmington Daily Times

    ... more than 36 years in law enforcement and the criminal justice system before he retired in 2011. He was a McKinley County sheriff and most recently a probation officer in San Juan County. He told those in the small room Wednesday that he had called ...

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  2. Video Of Incident ReleasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | KOAT-TV

    For the first time, we're seeing video, of what led up to an inmate uprising at the McKinley County Detention Center. THINGS.

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  3. Silver City man elected Kiwanis District GovernorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Silver City Sun-News

    ... Southwest District Kiwanis Foundation is Kamp Kiwanis in Vanderwagen, N.M. Located in the Zuni Mountains in McKinley County, the 160-acre camp has served campers for over 40 years. The First Ladies' Fund is raising money for much-needed renovation ...

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  4. Jobless in Luna County at 16 percentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2015 | Deming Headlight

    DEMING >> Luna County continues to be head and shoulders above the state's unemployment rate - anchored at 16.0 percent - according to data collected by the New Mexico Department of Workforce Solutions. McKinley County, in the Four-Corners region, checks in at 11 percent unemployment, followed by Mora County in the northeastern half at 10.1 percent.

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  5. Jobless in Luna County at 16 percentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2015 | Deming Headlight

    DEMING >> Luna County continues to be head and shoulders above the state's unemployment rate - anchored at 16.0 percent - according to data collected by the New Mexico Department of Workforce Solutions. McKinley County, in the Four-Corners region, checks in at 11 percent unemployment, followed by Mora County in the northeastern half at 10.1 percent.

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  6. Photos of scorched McKinley County jail releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | KOAT-TV

    New pictures show the damage caused during a disturbance at the McKinley County Detention Center Thursday when inmates set fire to their housing pod. The chaos began around 1 p.m., when jail officials were told that there was a plumbing backup in a housing pod.

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  7. Photos of scorched McKinley Co. jail releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | KOAT-TV

    New pictures show the damage caused during a disturbance at the McKinley County Detention Center Thursday when inmates set fire to their housing pod. HOWERTON FLEW TO GALLUP YESTERDAY, AS THE STORY WAS FIRST UNFOLDING.

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  8. McKinley County jail inmates start fire, disturbance brought under controlRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | Carlsbad Current-Argus

    GALLUP >> Inmates started a fire at the McKinley County Detention Center on Thursday as they were being moved to another part of the jail in response to a plumbing problem. County spokesman Doug Decker said a group of inmates who had yet to be moved had barricaded themselves in and somehow started a fire.

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  9. Jail inmates start fire, disturbance brought under controlRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | KRQE Albuquerque

    Inmates started a fire at the McKinley County Detention Center on Thursday as they were being moved to another part of the jail in response to a plumbing problem. County spokesman Doug Decker said a group of inmates who had yet to be moved had barricaded themselves in and somehow started a fire.

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  10. KRQE News 13Read the original story

    Jul 24, 2015 | KRQE Albuquerque

    ... with majority of the state at or above average. Spotty to scattered storms Inmates started a fire at the McKinley County Detention Center on Thursday as they were being moved to another part of the jail in response Social media giants including ...

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  11. County jail disturbance quelled with tear gasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | KOAT-TV

    Inmates at a McKinley County jail set fire to a portion of the facility Thursday after becoming upset about the plumbing, officials said. FOR HOURS.

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  12. McKinley Co. jail disturbance quelled with tear gasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | KOAT-TV

    Inmates at a McKinley County jail set fire to a portion of the facility Thursday after becoming upset about the plumbing, officials said. MEGAN CRUZ, KOAT ACTION 7 NEWS.

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  13. Officials: McKinley County Sheriff investigating jail incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | KRQE Albuquerque

    While information is limited at this time, the McKinley County Sheriff's Department has confirmed that a fire alarm was set off at about 1:30 p.m. on Thursday.

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  14. New Mexico Auditor: Sheriff misspent $173,000 in federal DWI fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2015 | KRQE Albuquerque

    More than $100,000 meant to fight drunk driving in New Mexico ended up being used for everything but fighting DWI. That's the conclusion from the New Mexico State Auditor's Office in its latest investigation into the McKinley County Sheriff's Office.

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  15. Auditor: McKinley County Sheriffa s Office misused DWI fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2015 | KRQE Albuquerque

    An investigation by the state auditor's office has determined that the McKinley County Sheriff's Office misused funds meant to prevent drunken driving. Auditor Tim Keller released the findings Tuesday.

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  16. Auditor: McKinley County Sheriff's Office misused DWI fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2015 | KOAT-TV

    An investigation by the state auditor's office has determined that the McKinley County Sheriff's Office misused funds meant to prevent drunken driving. Auditor Tim Keller released the findings Tuesday.

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  17. Mexican Springs man gets prison for involuntary manslaughterRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2015 | The Navajo Times

    ... lled a man by beating him with his fists during an alcohol-fueled fight on the Navajo Nation in New Mexico's McKinley County.

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  18. Mexican Springs man gets prison for involuntary manslaughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | KOB-TV

    Federal prosecutors say 44-year-old Berland Thomas will be on three years of supervised release after serving his prison term. According to the complaint, Thomas allegedly killed a man by beating him with his fists during an alcohol-fueled fight on the Navajo Nation in New Mexico's McKinley County.

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  19. Iyanbito man gets prison term for involuntary manslaughterRead the original story

    May 29, 2015 | The Navajo Times

    ... y say a Navajo Nation man who was a passenger in Frank's vehicle died in a rollover crash on May 23, 2014 in McKinley County, New Mexico.

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  20. Iyanbito man gets prison term for involuntary manslaughterRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | KRQE Albuquerque

    ... y say a Navajo Nation man who was a passenger in Frank's vehicle died in a rollover crash on May 23, 2014 in McKinley County, New Mexico.

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