New book tells the story of the Long Walk from a Navajo perspective

07/23/2014 03:24 PM MDT
FARMINGTON — With the Navajo language fading, Evangeline Parsons Yazzie decided to do something to try to preserve her native language. 
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Teresa James and The Rhythm Tramps to headline upcoming Animas River Blues and Brews Festival
07/16/2014 04:32 PM MDT - FARMINGTON — Teresa James remembers her family hosting jam sessions at their house and inviting neighbors to participate when she was growing up. Full Story

Abstract artist Barb Luther to show her work at Studio 116
07/09/2014 01:43 PM MDT - FARMINGTON — Colorful, abstract paintings by Barb Luther will decorate the walls of Farmington's Studio 116 throughout July. Full Story

Young author publishes his first book
07/02/2014 03:30 PM MDT - FARMINGTON — Michael McDonald started writing his first book when he was 14 years old. Seven years later, McDonald's latest effort, "Star Current" has been published by Tate Publishing. Full Story

Freedom Days rings in the holiday weekend
06/25/2014 03:02 PM MDT - FARMINGTON — Bringing together four days of events over the Fourth of July weekend is a huge effort, but organizers behind Freedom Days have been hard at work on a series of family-friendly events. Full Story

Tommy Bolack hosts annual fireworks display
06/25/2014 03:00 PM MDT - FARMINGTON — Tommy Bolack is hosting a fireworks show in connection with the 45th Annual National Insulator Association Show and Convention. Full Story

New Electric Light Parade organizer comes on board
06/25/2014 02:56 PM MDT - FARMINGTON — A new Freedom Days parade organizer is stepping up to the plate after the community leader who organized the event since its start 28 years ago died. Full Story

City fireworks restrictions aim to prevent blazes
06/25/2014 02:42 PM MDT - FARMINGTON — Because the U.S. Drought Monitor has placed Farmington in the severe category of drought, the city has imposed restrictions on fireworks to reduce the risk of fire by limiting potential fire sources, including fireworks, according to a press release from the city of Farmington. Full Story

Farmington's Sandstone Productions will perform classic musical 'Footloose'
06/18/2014 03:53 PM MDT - FARMINGTON — Once again, Sandstone Productions is bringing a classic musical to Farmington this summer Ashley Cooper stars as Ariel in this year's production, "Footloose," which starts today at Lion's Wilderness Park. Full Story

New book tells the story of Farmington's most famous outlaws
06/11/2014 03:33 PM MDT - FARMINGTON — Michael Maddox read several books about outlaws Porter and Ike Stockton before writing a word of his own telling of their story. Full Story

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Batkid documentary in the works

A film about Miles Scott, the 5-year-old who stole the hearts of millions when he “saved Gotham” as part of a Make-a Wish Foundation event in San Francisco, is underway, but needs funds to be finished; a trailer has aired at Comic-Con.