POLL: Legislative session
What do you think should be the No. 1 priority for legislators to tackle in the current legislative session?
 Stiffening penalties for repeat DWIs
 Capping interest rates on payday loans
 Holding back third graders who can't read at grade leve
 Raising the minimum wage
 Expanding reporting criteria for lobbyists
(Jon Austria — The Daily Times)
NMDOT asks judge to condemn U.S. 64 properties

Petition states property needed to expand route
FARMINGTON — The New Mexico Department of Transportation has requested that a district court judge condemn five properties located along a two-mile stretch of U. Full Story
Four Corners Sports
(Alexa Rogals The Daily Times)
District 1-5A Tournament: Farmington beats Piedra Vista to advance to finals

FARMINGTON — The Farmington High boys basketball team only had one thought on its mind — attack. Full Story
OPINION
Editorial Ups and Downs: Highs and lows from last week's headlines

DOWN — Once again industry money spoke loudly at the New Mexico Legislature where a bill supported by most of the state's residents — including Navajo Nation leadership and many local governments, Farmington among them — went down to defeat. Full Story
LIFESTYLES
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In their element: Yeti Cycles picks Flora Vista 17-year-old for its Enduro World Series team

FLORA VISTA — When Josh Snow was a kid growing up in Flora Vista, he'd often ask his mom to stop the car at the beginning of the dirt road to their home so he could run the rest of the way. Full Story
Entertainment
(Jon Austria — The Daily Times)
Aztec gallery presents self-portrait show Friday

Submissions for self-portrait show at Crash Music cover wide range of styles, interpretations
FARMINGTON — Artists are known to tap into all sorts of motivations when it comes to producing work, but it's probably safe to say few of them are as straightforward as Doug McNealy's reasoning for wanting to create a piece for the self-portrait show at Crash Music at the Aztec Theater that opens Friday night. Full Story
Opinion
Editorial Ups and Downs: Highs and lows from last week's headlines

DOWN — Once again industry money spoke loudly at the New Mexico Legislature where a bill supported by most of the state's residents — including Navajo Nation leadership and many local governments, Farmington among them — went down to defeat. Full Story
Base Camp Base Camp

Adventures in the Outdoors

Below the Rim Below the Rim

Joshua Perry's Musings on Basketball


Lifestyles
(Courtesy of Josh Snow)
In their element: Yeti Cycles picks Flora Vista 17-year-old for its Enduro World Series team

FLORA VISTA — When Josh Snow was a kid growing up in Flora Vista, he'd often ask his mom to stop the car at the beginning of the dirt road to their home so he could run the rest of the way. Full Story
(Stephen McCausland/AP)
Maine weighs revoking seat belt law days after 75-car pileup

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — It's an effort that even the bill's sponsor acknowledges is poor timing. Just two days after a 75-vehicle pileup injured at least 17 people in the state, lawmakers in Maine are considering legislation that would allow adults to opt out of wearing seat belts. Full Story
(Jordan Strauss/Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP)
Dress that 'greatly resembles' stolen Nyong'o gown recovered

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A dress that strongly resembles the custom gown taken from Lupita Nyong'o's hotel room earlier this week has been recovered, a sheriff's official said Friday. Full Story