San Juan County Newswire

San Juan County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for San Juan County, NM.

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  1. Officials defend action on treatment pond spillRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Farmington Daily Times

    ... the possibility of the spill being perceived as "a negative event by stakeholders, public or the media." San Juan County Emergency Manager Mike Maestas said Friday that his office received "three or four" calls about the event by people concerned ...

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  2. School districts draw letter grades from stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Farmington Daily Times

    ... in the highest- and lowest-performing students, school growth, and graduation rate. Of the 46 schools in San Juan County, 16 improved their grade from the previous school year, 15 maintained their grade and 15 performed worse. There were eight ...

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  3. Officials: Colorado mine spill didna t affect drinking waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | KRQE Albuquerque

    New Mexico officials say the massive mine waste spill in southwestern Colorado last year did not impact the quality of drinking water for most San Juan County residents. The Farmington Daily Times reports that the New Mexico Environment Department's Drinking Water Bureau informed the Gold King Mine Citizens' Advisory Committee that though San Juan County public water systems were shut down to keep the waste out, a year later the affected public water systems remain in compliance with drinking water standards.

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  4. Officials: Mine spill didn't affect NM countyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 23 | Las Cruces Sun-News

    New Mexico officials say the massive mine waste spill in southwestern Colorado last year did not impact the quality of drinking water for most residents in San Juan County, New Mexico. Officials: Mine spill didn't affect NM county drinking water FARMINGTON - New Mexico officials say the massive mine waste spill in southwestern Colorado last year did not impact the quality of drinking water for most residents in San Juan County, New Mexico.

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  5. MessFest returns Saturday to McGee ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 23 | Farmington Daily Times

    MessFest returns Saturday to McGee Park 4 Corners MessFest encourages area students to celebrate the return back to school with messy fun at McGee Park. Check out this story on Daily-Times.com: Jacob Ledbetter takes on San Juan County Sheriff Ken Christesen in a doughnut eating contes Aug. 29 at the 4 Corners MessFest at McGee Park.

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  6. Officials: Colorado mine spill didn't affect drinking waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 23 | Santa Fe New Mexican

    New Mexico officials say the massive mine waste spill in southwestern Colorado last year did not impact the quality of drinking water for most San Juan County residents. The Farmington Daily Times reports that the New Mexico Environment Department's Drinking Water Bureau informed the Gold King Mine Citizens' Advisory Committee that though San Juan County public water systems were shut down to keep the waste out, a year later the affected public water systems remain in compliance with drinking water standards.

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  7. Officials: Colorado mine spill didn't affect drinking water | Colorado Springs Gazette, NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 23 | The Gazette

    New Mexico officials say the massive mine waste spill in southwestern Colorado last year did not impact the quality of drinking water for most San Juan County residents. The Farmington Daily Times reports that the New Mexico Environment Department's Drinking Water Bureau informed the Gold King Mine Citizens' Advisory Committee that though San Juan County public water systems were shut down to keep the waste out, a year later the affected public water systems remain in compliance with drinking water standards.

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  8. Official says mine spill did not affect drinking waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | Farmington Daily Times

    ... San Juan College in Farmington. In the wake of the Gold King Mine spill, the water systems of about 89,000 San Juan County residents were affected as intakes were closed to protect treatment plants and water reservoirs. No metal contamination was ...

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  9. Nation-Now 1 hour ago 2:20 p.m.Woman arrested after vehicle wrecks houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | KIII

    ... alcohol in the vehicle. Saunders was arrested on suspicion of driving while intoxicated and booked into the San Juan County Adult Detention Center.

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  10. Woman arrested after vehicle wrecks houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | Farmington Daily Times

    ... alcohol in the vehicle. Saunders was arrested on suspicion of driving while intoxicated and booked into the San Juan County Adult Detention Center. Read or Share this story: http://www.daily-times.com/story/ne ...

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  11. Photos of the Week | Aug. 7-Aug. 13Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 13 | Farmington Daily Times

    ... legs tied together in search of a stuffed bunny during the Rabbit Catch-it contest on Aug. 12 at the 2016 San Juan County Fair. Contestants were later able to trade in the stuffed bunnies for real ones. Braden Schrag, left, helps his brother Judah ...

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  12. County schools see minor improvements on PARCCRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | Farmington Daily Times

    Most San Juan County schools saw an incremental increase in their scores for the second year of the PARCC exam. County schools see minor improvements on PARCC Most San Juan County schools saw an incremental increase in their scores for the second year of the PARCC exam.

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  13. Native Americans battle for voting rightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | WPTV Local News

    ... a 400-mile round trip from Navajo Mountain. Nearly 200 miles separate Navajo Mountain from Monticello in San Juan County, Utah. The trip requires drivers to first travel south into Arizona before traveling north to the county seat. In between the ...

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  14. Parties settle second lawsuit in jail deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | Farmington Daily Times

    Parties agree to settle claims in the case of Sharon Jones, an inmate who died in 2015 at the San Juan County jail. Parties settle second lawsuit in jail death Parties agree to settle claims in the case of Sharon Jones, an inmate who died in 2015 at the San Juan County jail.

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  15. Tutoring programs receive funding to stay openRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | Farmington Daily Times

    Tutoring programs receive funding to stay open Two after-school tutoring programs in San Juan County schools will continue to operate. Check out this story on Daily-Times.com: AZTEC - Two after-school tutoring programs in San Juan County schools will continue to operate with help from a local nonprofit organization and an anonymous donor.

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  16. Man arrested in vehicle theft, police pursuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | Farmington Daily Times

    ... the truck in a sand wash near County Road 7675 and attempted to flee on foot, but he was arrested by San Juan County Sheriff's Office deputies. The suspect was identified as Billy Ray Lewis. A female passenger was also found in the vehicle. Lewis ...

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  17. US Marshals searching for fugitive from FarmingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | KRQE Albuquerque

    ... Emory Werito attempted to run down officers with a motor vehicle and left the area. Werito is wanted by the San Juan County Sheriff's Office for several offenses. He also has extensive criminal history. KRQE.com provides commenting to allow for ...

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  18. Arizona woman gets prison term for fatal crash in New MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | KOB-TV New Mexico

    ... anuary 2015 after authorities say a car she was driving crashed head-on into another vehicle in New Mexico's San Juan County.

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  19. Expert talks police training at public forumRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | Farmington Daily Times

    ... that taught cadets to use a uniformed, scaled response to resistance and aggression. Lt. Mark Pfetzer of the San Juan County Sheriff's Office said his agency abandoned the Reactive Control Model in May 2015. Deputies are now trained in the ...

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  20. Bloomfield voters approve tax increaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | Farmington Daily Times

    ... of the highest gross receipts tax rates in the area. Bloomfield's current GRT rate is the second highest in San Juan County at 7.9375 percent, behind Aztec's rate of 8 percent. Farmington has the third-highest gross receipts tax rate in the county ...

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