Man charged with first-degree murder in fatal stabbing southwest of Bloomfield

Complaint: Fight over thermometer preceded stabbing on Thursday evening
FARMINGTON — Steve Barela was charged Friday with first-degree murder in the fatal stabbing of his wife, Evelyn Barela, on Thursday evening at the couple's home on County Road 5413 southwest of Bloomfield. Full Story
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Shiprock Invite: Bloomfield outlasts Shiprock 69-67

Aztec crushes Shiprock Northwest
SHIPROCK — Bloomfield executed its gameplan, took Shiprock out of its and left with a rare win at the Chieftian Pit. Full Story
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Editorial Ups and Downs: Highs and lows from last week's headlines

UP — We're glad seven ceremonial masks will be returned to their rightful owners, the Navajo people. Full Story
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San Juan County churches prepare for Christmas with services

FARMINGTON —; Every Christmas Eve, Sacred Heart Catholic Church lights up its building with luminarias to remember people who have passed away. Full Story
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Four Corners Photographic Society show highlights medium's transition to digital work

FARMINGTON — As digital equipment and imagery have come to dominate photography, both amateur and professional, in recent years, it's had a big impact on those who enjoy comparing their work to others, according to Bob Grossheim, treasurer of the Four Corners Photographic Society. Full Story
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2 plays have reason to crow on Broadway this week

NEW YORK (AP) — Two star-driven Broadway plays this week got early Christmas presents when they announced they'd recouped their respective investments. Full Story