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    State engineer replaced

    Day after Verhines speaks in Bloomfield about Navajo Water Rights Settlement, his replacement is announced
    11/21/2014 07:42 PM MST
    FARMINGTON — A day after State Engineer Scott Verhines came to Bloomfield to answer questions about the Navajo Water Rights Settlement, Gov. 
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    State engineer to visit San Juan County
    11/14/2014 06:23 PM MST - FARMINGTON — State Engineer Scott Verhines will attend a question-and-answer forum in Bloomfield on Thursday about the Navajo Nation Water Rights Settlement, an agreement that grants significant amounts of San Juan River water to the sovereign nation. Full Story

    $1.6 million grant to overhaul Bloomfield schools physical education curriculum
    11/19/2014 08:00 AM MST - BLOOMFIELD >> The physical education curriculum for the Bloomfield School District will be overhauled and expanded as part of a $1. Full Story

    Bloomfield officials say ongoing projects will create wealthier, more beautiful city
    11/12/2014 06:52 PM MST - BLOOMFIELD — City officials on Wednesday discussed ongoing projects and plans that could remake Bloomfield, as City Manager David Fuqua said, into "one of the wealthiest communities in New Mexico. Full Story

    FBI: Farmington's violent crime rate dropped dramatically in 2013
    11/11/2014 05:50 PM MST - FARMINGTON — The number of violent crimes committed in the city of Farmington dropped dramatically last year, according to crime data released Monday by the Federal Bureau of Investigation. Full Story

    District Attorney's Office to review officer-involved fatal shooting in Bloomfield
    11/10/2014 07:46 PM MST - FARMINGTON — New Mexico State Police investigators have finished an examination of the Aug. 27 shooting of John Rogers by a Bloomfield police officer and forwarded their findings to the San Juan County District Attorney's Office for review. Full Story

    Bloomfield City council approves $9K study to help retain employees
    11/10/2014 07:26 PM MST - BLOOMFIELD — In an effort to better retain employees and offer them competitive pay, city councilors last month approved a contract with a Santa Fe firm to analyze how well the city manages and pays its workforce. Full Story

    Attorney requests trial venue change for Bloomfield man accused of child rape
    11/06/2014 05:04 PM MST - FARMINGTON — The attorney for a Bloomfield man accused of raping a 3-year-old girl last year has requested that the man's trial, scheduled to begin this week, take place outside of San Juan County. Full Story

    Bloomfield City Council approves new detox and treatment center contract
    10/28/2014 07:06 PM MDT - BLOOMFIELD — City councilors approved a new contract Monday with the county's only detox and treatment center. Full Story

    Bloomfield City council approves name change for Wilderness Park
    10/28/2014 11:21 PM MDT - BLOOMFIELD — On Monday, city councilors voted to change the name of Wilderness Park in honor of a 13-year-old girl killed in an ATV wreck at the park in June. Full Story

    Cops: Woman drops cocaine baggie in police station

    UNIONTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say a woman being cited for public drunkenness in Pennsylvania accidentally dropped a baggie of crack cocaine on the police station floor. Full Story
    Cops: Man inspired by gangster movie uses firebomb

    DOBBS FERRY, N.Y. (AP) — Police say a 19-year-old inspired by a scene in "Gangster Squad" tossed Molotov cocktails in a suburban New York community. Full Story