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    Energy Column: Six energy policy changes to watch for in a Republican-controlled Congress

    11/25/2014 05:28 PM MST
    Energy is going to be front and center when the Republicans take control of both houses. The past six years have seen taxpayer dollars poured into green-energy projects that have raised electricity rates. 
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    Editorial: Voters must have say on spending the wealth
    11/24/2014 05:06 PM MST - A thin line separates progressive vision from na├»ve hubris, and officials with the City of Bloomfield may be on the verge of crossing it. Full Story

    Editorial: Obama's immigration plan preferable to inaction
    11/21/2014 06:33 PM MST - President Obama took a long-awaited step last Thursday in announcing executive actions he plans to take to begin the process of overhauling the immigration system. Full Story

    Editorial: Time to find alternatives to oil and gas
    11/21/2014 06:32 PM MST - It's time for the region to get serious about diversifying its economy. Yes, we have had good news about multi-million dollar investments made by a few companies that are using hydraulic fracturing and horizontal drilling to extract oil from the Mancos Shale Formation. Full Story

    Editorial Ups and Downs: Highs and lows from last week's headlines
    11/20/2014 03:14 PM MST - UP — The New Mexico Environment Department finally got its act together and says it will require corrective actions at Tri Delta Iron & Metal in Fruitland where employees at the recycling business allegedly dumped battery acid into the San Juan River. Full Story

    Editorial Ups and Downs: Highs and lows from last week's headlines
    11/14/2014 12:41 PM MST - UP — We were glad to see that Bloomfield School District officials are taking action to change a disturbing trend. Full Story

    Editorial: Our obligation to veterans lasts all year
    11/10/2014 04:12 PM MST - This Veterans Day there is new hope that the cries of neglect and abandonment veterans have been making for years regarding the federal administration created to serve them are finally being heard. Full Story

    Editorial Ups and Downs: Highs and lows from last week's headlines
    11/07/2014 05:09 PM MST - DOWN — That's "down," as in voter turnout is down. We reported this week that 15 percent fewer people voted in this week's mid-term general election than in the mid-term four years ago. Full Story

    EDITORIAL: The Daily Times endorses Montoya, Strickler for statehouse
    10/31/2014 08:21 PM MDT - The Daily Times endorsed Gov. Susana Martinez for a second term last Sunday. This Sunday we weigh in on the District 1 and District 2 seats in the state Legislature and call a toss up in the San Juan County Commission, District 2 race. Full Story

    EU climate compromise: I will, if you will
    10/31/2014 10:27 PM MDT - The European Union's new climate and energy goals are being heralded as "a new global standard" — though it's really more "I will, if you will. Full Story

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    Trooper: Driver is lucky dog food didn't crush him

    FIFE, Wash. (AP) — Authorities in Washington state say a semitruck driver is lucky he wasn't crushed by 50-pound bags of dog food when he fell asleep at the wheel, crashed into a ditch and spilled the kibble. Full Story