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San Juan County, N.M., declares state of emergency

FARMINGTON – San Juan County, N.M., issued a declaration of emergency Monday afternoon because of the COVID-19 outbreak sweeping across the country. As of Tuesday morning, there have been no...

DATE: March 17, 2020 | UPDATED: 6 days 16 hours ago | CATEGORY: New Mexico

Drive-thru COVID-19 assessments underway in San Juan County, N.M.

FARMINGTON – San Juan Regional Medical Center has established a drive-thru assessment area for people experiencing flu or cold-like symptoms. The external assessment area is located in parking...

DATE: March 17, 2020 | CATEGORY: New Mexico

New coronavirus hits New Mexico, visiting actor

SANTA FE, N.M. – New Mexico’s governor urged the Trump administration on Monday to help the state expand testing capacity for the new coronavirus as a positive test result by recently visiting...

DATE: March 16, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

Team from San Juan County plans to row across Atlantic Ocean

AZTEC — Two officers with the San Juan County Sheriff’s Office are raising funds to row 3,000 miles across the Atlantic Ocean, from the west coast of Africa east to the Caribbean island of Antigua....

DATE: March 14, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

Santa Fe Archdiocese shuts churches, schools due to outbreak

The Roman Catholic archdiocese for Albuquerque, Santa Fe and other parts of central and northern New Mexico has announced the immediate closings of its churches and schools “until further notice"...

DATE: March 13, 2020 | CATEGORY: New Mexico

Police get tips on 30-year-old bowling alley massacre case

LAS CRUCES, N.M. – Detectives are examining dozens of new tips related to the massacre at a southern New Mexico bowling alley more than 30 years ago after the announcement of a new reward. The tips...

DATE: March 13, 2020 | CATEGORY: New Mexico

Is Aztec becoming Durango’s bedroom community?

AZTEC – Born and raised in Durango, Angela Romero and her husband decided to venture into the world of homeownership when they learned the condo they leased was going to be sold. Yet, when Romero...

DATE: March 13, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

New Mexico suspends K-12 classes for 3 weeks on virus fears

SANTA FE — New Mexico’s governor announced Thursday that K-12 schools will close for three weeks in an effort to prevent the spread of the new coronavirus. Public health officials also banned mass...

DATE: March 12, 2020 | CATEGORY: New Mexico

2 men already in custody facing charges in Arizona homicide

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Two men already in custody on unrelated charges have been arrested on warrants in an Arizona homicide case, authorities said Wednesday. They said Shawn Eckard and Jason Eric...

DATE: March 11, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

New Mexico declares state of emergency as coronavirus breaks out

Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham declared a state of emergency Wednesday shortly after announcing that New Mexico has its first three cases of COVID-19. In a news conference Wednesday afternoon,...

DATE: March 11, 2020 | CATEGORY: New Mexico

New Mexico family ranch cultivates outdoor recreation business

BLANCO, N.M. – Tucked in a bend of the San Juan River is a mile of private riverfront access to fly-fishing, bird-watching and a disc-golf course. Alongside the riverfront trails, it is not...

DATE: March 10, 2020 | CATEGORY: New Mexico

Memorial service announced for murdered Farmington woman

FARMINGTON – A memorial service will be held Friday for a Farmington woman found murdered more than 270 miles from where she was last seen. The service for Sasha Krause will be held at 4 p.m....

DATE: March 5, 2020 | CATEGORY: New Mexico

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