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The Farmington Daily Times
San Juan County man accused of defrauding late father's estateFARMINGTON — A 60-year-old man was accused last week of defrauding his father's
San Juan County man accused of defrauding late father's estate
The Farmington Daily Times / Posted 10 hours ago
FARMINGTON — A 60-year-old man was accused last week of defrauding his father's estate during a probate fight with his sister. Creighton "Creig" Wallace was charged Aug. 24 in Aztec Magistrate Court with two counts of second-degree felony fraud and... Read more
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The Farmington Daily Times
San Juan County man charged with raping young relativeFARMINGTON — A 21-year-old San Juan County man was charged in August with rapin
San Juan County man charged with raping young relative
The Farmington Daily Times / Posted 10 hours ago
FARMINGTON — A 21-year-old San Juan County man was charged in August with raping a 7-year-old relative. Stephen York was charged Aug. 17 in Aztec Magistrate Court with criminal sexual penetration of a child under age 13, a first-degree felony. He... Read more
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The Farmington Daily Times
State Law Enforcement Academy finds former Sheriff's Office captain liedFARMINGTON — A New Mexico Law Enforcement Academy official has determined that
State Law Enforcement Academy finds former Sheriff's Office captain lied
The Farmington Daily Times / Posted 2 days ago
FARMINGTON — A New Mexico Law Enforcement Academy official has determined that a former San Juan County Sheriff's Office captain lied in investigations of his alleged use of department-issued ammunition in a trade for an off-road motorcycle. But an... Read more
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The Farmington Daily Times
Two charged in murder-robberyFARMINGTON — Police arrested two people in connection to a murder-robbery that
Two charged in murder-robbery
The Farmington Daily Times / Posted 3 days ago
FARMINGTON — Police arrested two people in connection to a murder-robbery that occurred Thursday. David Carter, 29, and Shanah Chadwick-McNally, 26, allegedly were involved in tying up Gerald Dunning, 60, at his home in the area of mile marker 161... Read more
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The Farmington Daily Times
Thunderstorm causes flooding, power outages throughout San Juan CountyAZTEC — A heavy thunderstorm that rolled through San Juan County at dusk tonigh
Thunderstorm causes flooding, power outages throughout San Juan County
The Farmington Daily Times / Posted 5 days ago
AZTEC — A heavy thunderstorm that rolled through San Juan County at dusk tonight washed out roads, knocked out electric power and led to evacuation fears. Areas east of Farmington appeared to be hardest hit by the storm, which featured torrential... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Colorado man dies in hang gliding accident near Canyonlands National ParkMOAB, UTAH - Authorities say a Colorado man was killed near Moab when strong wi
Colorado man dies in hang gliding accident near Canyonlands National Park
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 5 days ago
MOAB, UTAH - Authorities say a Colorado man was killed near Moab when strong winds dragged him off a cliff where he was going to take off to go hang gliding. The San Juan County Sheriff's Office said in a news release Tuesday that 50-year-old Craig... Read more
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Denver Post
Colorado man dies in hang gliding accident in eastern UtahSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Authorities say a Colorado man was killed in eastern Utah
Colorado man dies in hang gliding accident in eastern Utah
Denver Post / Posted 6 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Authorities say a Colorado man was killed in eastern Utah when strong winds dragged him off a cliff where he was going to take off to go hang gliding. The San Juan County Sheriff's Office said in a news release Tuesday that... Read more
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The Farmington Daily Times
Farmington man pleads guilty in stabbing, jailhouse riotFARMINGTON — A 27-year-old Farmington man accused of stabbing two women in Nove
Farmington man pleads guilty in stabbing, jailhouse riot
The Farmington Daily Times / Posted 13 days ago
FARMINGTON — A 27-year-old Farmington man accused of stabbing two women in November and attacking San Juan County jail guards during a riot in December entered a plea agreement Monday with prosecutors. In the agreement, Aaron Thomas pleaded guilty... Read more
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The Farmington Daily Times
Almost two weeks after spill, San Juan County emergency measures wind downFARMINGTON — Nearly two weeks after an abandoned mine north of Silverton, Colo.
Almost two weeks after spill, San Juan County emergency measures wind down
The Farmington Daily Times / Posted 14 days ago
FARMINGTON — Nearly two weeks after an abandoned mine north of Silverton, Colo., spewed toxic wastewater into the Animas River, many of San Juan County's emergency response measures are winding down, said Michele Triby-Tillen, spokeswoman for the San... Read more
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The Farmington Daily Times
No charges filed in Crouch Mesa stabbingFARMINGTON — No charges have been filed in a Thursday night stabbing in Crouch
No charges filed in Crouch Mesa stabbing
The Farmington Daily Times / Posted 17 days ago
FARMINGTON — No charges have been filed in a Thursday night stabbing in Crouch Mesa that left two men with injuries, a San Juan County Sheriff's Office official said Friday. The incident was reported at 9:38 p.m. Thursday near the Dino's Mart at 405... Read more
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The Farmington Daily Times
Suspect sought in reported San Juan County stabbingFARMINGTON — San Juan County Sheriff's Office deputies were searching for a sus
Suspect sought in reported San Juan County stabbing
The Farmington Daily Times / Posted 18 days ago
FARMINGTON — San Juan County Sheriff's Office deputies were searching for a suspect in a reported stabbing Thursday night near County Road 390 east of the city. A spokesman for the sheriff's office said a call about the incident was received at 9:38... Read more
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The Farmington Daily Times
Resources for San Juan County residents affected by Gold King Mine spillBloomfield Fire Station: Open 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. through Friday at 911 N. 1st St.
Resources for San Juan County residents affected by Gold King Mine spill
The Farmington Daily Times / Posted 19 days ago
Bloomfield Fire Station: Open 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. through Friday at 911 N. 1st St. Farmington Fire Station No. 6: Open 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. through Friday at 3101 W. Main St. Sycamore Park Community Center: Open 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. through Friday at 1051... Read more
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The Farmington Daily Times
Farmington man accused of drunken driving, causing crashFARMINGTON — A 30-year-old Farmington man was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of
Farmington man accused of drunken driving, causing crash
The Farmington Daily Times / Posted 19 days ago
FARMINGTON — A 30-year-old Farmington man was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of drunken driving after causing a collision. San Juan County Sheriff's Office deputies on Tuesday responded to N.M. Highway 516 and County Road 3275 after a blue minivan... Read more
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The Farmington Daily Times
EPA officials promise analysis of river contamination todayFARMINGTON — EPA officials offered little new information Tuesday afternoon on
EPA officials promise analysis of river contamination today
The Farmington Daily Times / Posted 20 days ago
FARMINGTON — EPA officials offered little new information Tuesday afternoon on pollution levels in the Animas River after agency workers accidentally released an estimated 3 million gallons of mine wastewater contaminated with heavy metals into the... Read more
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The Farmington Daily Times
Aztec announces stage one water restrictions for residentsThe city's three reservoirs hold 73 million gallons of water, but the city is u
Aztec announces stage one water restrictions for residents
The Farmington Daily Times / Posted 21 days ago
The city's three reservoirs hold 73 million gallons of water, but the city is using about 1.4 million gallons a day, City Manager Josh Ray said. At this rate, the city's reserves will last about 50 days, he said. The city has been relying on its... Read more
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The Farmington Daily Times
Plume of toxic mine waste reaches UtahEvan O'Keefe, supervisor with the San Juan County Geographical Information Syst
Plume of toxic mine waste reaches Utah
The Farmington Daily Times / Posted 21 days ago
Evan O'Keefe, supervisor with the San Juan County Geographical Information Systems department, estimated this morning that the plume, which is now in the San Juan River, is about three hours south of Aneth, Utah. He said the speed of its travel... Read more
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The Farmington Daily Times
Navajo Nation, San Juan County officials continue to handle toxic waste plumeFARMINGTON — Officials with the Navajo Nation, San Juan County and the state of
Navajo Nation, San Juan County officials continue to handle toxic waste plume
The Farmington Daily Times / Posted 22 days ago
FARMINGTON — Officials with the Navajo Nation, San Juan County and the state of New Mexico are trying to keep residents informed about the Animas River after an estimated 3 million gallons of contaminated water was released from the Gold King Mine... Read more
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The Farmington Daily Times
EPA now says 3 million gallons of contaminated water released into Animas RiverThe mine continues to discharge 500 gallons per minute, EPA Region 8 administra
EPA now says 3 million gallons of contaminated water released into Animas River
The Farmington Daily Times / Posted 22 days ago
The mine continues to discharge 500 gallons per minute, EPA Region 8 administrator Shaun McGrath said in a teleconference call Sunday afternoon, but the polluted water is being contained and treated in two ponds near the site of the spill near... Read more
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The Farmington Daily Times
Officials declare state of emergency, close Animas River in San Juan County EPA says polluted water contains arsenic, lead, zinc, copper, aluminum, cadmi
Officials declare state of emergency, close Animas River in San Juan County
The Farmington Daily Times / Posted 24 days ago
EPA says polluted water contains arsenic, lead, zinc, copper, aluminum, cadmium Alexa Rogals â ” The Daily Times Gerald Gonzalez, of Farmington, expresses concern about the... Read more
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Brush News-Tribune
Animas River fouled by 1 million gallons of contaminated mine waterDURANGO — A spill that sent 1 million gallons of wastewater from an abandoned m
Animas River fouled by 1 million gallons of contaminated mine water
Brush News-Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
DURANGO — A spill that sent 1 million gallons of wastewater from an abandoned mine into the Animas River, turning the river orange, set off warnings Thursday that contaminants threaten water quality for those downstream. The Environmental Protection... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
Animas River fouled by 1 million gallons of contaminated mine waterDURANGO — A spill that sent 1 million gallons of wastewater from an abandoned m
Animas River fouled by 1 million gallons of contaminated mine water
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 24 days ago
DURANGO — A spill that sent 1 million gallons of wastewater from an abandoned mine into the Animas River, turning the river orange, set off warnings Thursday that contaminants threaten water quality for those downstream. The Environmental Protection... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Animas River fouled by 1 million gallons of contaminated mine waterDURANGO — A spill that sent 1 million gallons of wastewater from an abandoned m
Animas River fouled by 1 million gallons of contaminated mine water
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 24 days ago
DURANGO — A spill that sent 1 million gallons of wastewater from an abandoned mine into the Animas River, turning the river orange, set off warnings Thursday that contaminants threaten water quality for those downstream. The Environmental Protection... Read more
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The Farmington Daily Times
Four San Juan County men charged with sexual assault in unrelated casesAZTEC — Four men in San Juan County were charged last week with sexual assault
Four San Juan County men charged with sexual assault in unrelated cases
The Farmington Daily Times / Posted 26 days ago
AZTEC — Four men in San Juan County were charged last week with sexual assault in unrelated incidents. Marcus Hicks, 31, was charged July 29 in Aztec Magistrate Court with assault with intent to commit a violent felony, criminal sexual contact as a... Read more
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The Farmington Daily Times
Suspicious devices found at Four Corners Power PlantFARMINGTON — Employees at the Four Corners Power Plant in Fruitland were evacua
Suspicious devices found at Four Corners Power Plant
The Farmington Daily Times / Posted 28 days ago
FARMINGTON — Employees at the Four Corners Power Plant in Fruitland were evacuated Monday after three suspicious devices were discovered in one of the power plant's generating units. Arizona Public Service Co. spokeswoman Jenna Shaver said Monday... Read more
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The Farmington Daily Times
Former candidate for sheriff investigated for fraudFARMINGTON — A San Juan County Sheriff's Office official said detectives are in
Former candidate for sheriff investigated for fraud
The Farmington Daily Times / Posted 30 days ago
FARMINGTON — A San Juan County Sheriff's Office official said detectives are investigating new claims of fraud against Daniel Goldberg Sr., who ran for sheriff in 2014. Detective Lt. Kyle Lincoln said his office has received several complaints since... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Kirtland man arrested after firing gun in front of familyKIRTLAND, N.M. (AP) - A man accused of barricading himself inside his Kirtland
Kirtland man arrested after firing gun in front of family
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 30 days ago
KIRTLAND, N.M. (AP) - A man accused of barricading himself inside his Kirtland home after he allegedly hit his wife on the head with a handgun is facing charges. The San Juan County Sheriff's Office says James Guy was charged Friday with aggravated... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Kirtland man arrested after firing gun in front of familyKIRTLAND, N.M. (AP) - A man accused of barricading himself inside his Kirtland
Kirtland man arrested after firing gun in front of family
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 30 days ago
KIRTLAND, N.M. (AP) - A man accused of barricading himself inside his Kirtland home after he allegedly hit his wife on the head with a handgun is facing charges. The San Juan County Sheriff's Office says James Guy was charged Friday with aggravated... Read more
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The Farmington Daily Times
Kirtland man charged with assault after four-hour standoffFARMINGTON — A 47-year-old Kirtland man who barricaded himself in his home Thur
Kirtland man charged with assault after four-hour standoff
The Farmington Daily Times / Posted a month ago
FARMINGTON — A 47-year-old Kirtland man who barricaded himself in his home Thursday evening, reportedly after an argument over the board game Axis and Allies, was charged today with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and child abuse. San Juan... Read more
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The Farmington Daily Times
Man barricaded inside Kirtland residenceFARMINGTON — SWAT team members from the San Juan County Sheriff's Office and th
Man barricaded inside Kirtland residence
The Farmington Daily Times / Posted 1 months ago
FARMINGTON — SWAT team members from the San Juan County Sheriff's Office and the Farmington Police Department had surrounded a residence where an armed man had barricaded himself in Kirtland Thursday night, according to a press release from the... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
SWAT teams working to get barricaded man out of Kirtland homeCreated: 07/30/2015 8:37 PM By: Blair Miller, KOB.com San Juan County Sheriff
SWAT teams working to get barricaded man out of Kirtland home
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 1 months ago
Created: 07/30/2015 8:37 PM By: Blair Miller, KOB.com San Juan County Sheriff's Office and Farmington PD SWAT teams responded to a call of a barricaded man in Kirtland Thursday evening. Deputies originally responded to the area around 5:30 p.m. on... Read more
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