• Getting serious at the races - 07/27/2015 09:39 PM MDT
    Letter: Coal-fired power creates health problems

    07/04/2015 04:17 PM MDT


    Few things are more heart wrenching for a physician than watching a young child wheeze, cough, and struggle to breathe while terrified parents stand nearby. As a physician in the Four Corners, I see this all too often.

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    Letter: Navajo Nation's marriage act is discriminatory
    07/04/2015 04:15 PM MDT - Editor: The U.S. Supreme Court handed down a historic decision in favor of marriage equality, making it so that same-sex couples will soon have the freedom to marry and be treated with respect for their marriages across all 50 states. Full Story

    Letter: Open letter to New Mexico Attorney General Hector Balderas
    06/29/2015 08:45 AM MDT -

    According to an article in (Friday's) Farmington Daily Times, you have reversed your position and now oppose the proposal before the Public Regulation Commission to maintain some operations at Public Service Company of New Mexico's Four Corners Generating Station.

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    Letter: Solar currently can't replace coal-fired power
    06/29/2015 08:43 AM MDT - Environmental groups have been hammering away at Public Service Company of New Mexico's plan to retire two of the coal fired generating plants in the Four Corners area and replace that lost capacity with additional output from the two remaining coal generators along with a combination of nuclear and natural gas fueled power. Full Story

    Letter: Open letter to President Obama on Islamic State
    06/20/2015 01:43 PM MDT - Iraq was a check on Iran until we turned it into a sand-dune sinkhole for American troops. ISIS, ISIL or ISISFB (Islamic State Sand For Brains) is just a morphed nomadic Arab tribe that preyed on other nomadic Arab tribes for a thousand years before Jesus Christ was born.  Full Story

    Letter: Headline on letter was misleading
    06/20/2015 01:41 PM MDT - Thank you for publishing my letter, but the heading that you put on it was not the meaning of the letter.  Full Story

    Letter: Changes on obituary page honor service members
    06/20/2015 01:43 PM MDT - Dear Editor: I was surprised and delighted to open my Daily-Times on 17 June and find that your newspaper is including military logos (in living color) identifying deceased persons who have served in our armed forces. Full Story

    Letter: Congress ignores Navy Vietnam veterans
    06/13/2015 12:00 PM MDT - It has come of a common opinion amongst Vietnam War veterans that Congress tends to exclude mostly Blue Water Vietnam veterans for VA benefits. Full Story

    Letter: Medicaid expansion is bad for taxpayers and patients
    06/13/2015 11:59 AM MDT - Medicaid expansion became voluntary for states after the Supreme Court's 2012 ruling. Full Story

    Letter: Iraqi army, students need good teachers not excuses
    06/13/2015 11:57 AM MDT - Editor: I would like to share a phrase used by Josh Earnest, President Obama's press secretary. Full Story

    Autopsy: Artist's 1959 death may have followed fall or push

    NORWICH, Conn. (AP) — A forensic pathologist says the mysterious 1959 death of a Connecticut artist was the result of hypothermia but he may have been assaulted or pushed to the ground. Full Story