Fruitland man sentenced for voluntary manslaughter

Man pleaded guilty in April to killing 2-year-old boy
07/28/2014 08:13 PM MDT
FARMINGTON — A 31-year-old Fruitland man was sentenced Monday to 22 years and six months in federal prison for murdering a two-year-old boy in August 2013. 
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Farmington's Fire Station One demolished on Monday
07/28/2014 07:39 PM MDT - FARMINGTON — The Farmington Fire Department Fire Station One was demolished on Monday to make way for a new building to be built on its spot. Full Story

Judge to hear arguments Friday in John Mayes sentencing
07/28/2014 07:32 PM MDT - FARMINGTON — A district court judge is expected to hear arguments Friday on whether John Mayes, convicted last fall of second-degree murder in the slaying of Dr. Full Story

Man charged with assault in knife fight
07/28/2014 07:17 PM MDT - FARMINGTON — A 35-year-old man was accused last week of threatening another man with a knife near the intersection of East Animus Street and South Orchard Avenue. Full Story

San Juan County Sheriff's Office deputies looking for new jobs say they disagree with 'direction' of sheriff's office
07/27/2014 08:25 PM MDT - FARMINGTON — Four out of five deputies who recently applied to work at the Farmington Police Department said retaliation they experienced or witnessed at San Juan County's Sheriff's Office is one of the reasons they want to leave. Full Story

Shiprock man pleads guilty to child sex assault
07/27/2014 08:20 PM MDT - SHIPROCK — A 25-year-old Shiprock man pleaded guilty in federal court Thursday to engaging in a sexual act with a child, according to a U. Full Story

New upscale gym in Farmington prepares to open next month
07/27/2014 08:16 PM MDT - FARMINGTON — People looking to work alongside personal trainers will soon have another option to meet their needs. Full Story

Police say two Farmington women face charges for drunken driving with infant
07/26/2014 09:17 PM MDT - FARMINGTON — One Farmington woman was arrested on suspicion of drunken driving and another was issued a citation for child neglect on Wednesday night. Full Story

Connie Mack World Series hits 50th anniversary in Farmington, kicks off on Friday
07/26/2014 09:15 PM MDT - FARMINGTON — As Farmington prepares to host its 50th Connie Mack World Series, organizers are preparing both new and old events to mark the milestone anniversary. Full Story

Forensic audit could shine light on Bobby Willis' case
07/26/2014 09:18 PM MDT - FARMINGTON — A official for the San Juan County District Attorney's Office said the state agency responsible for investigating the financial crimes allegedly perpetrated at New Mexico Title Escrow Co. Full Story

Giant ketchup bottle draws tourists in Illinois

COLLINSVILLE, Ill. (AP) — For tourist Bruce Pasarow of Buena Park, California, leaving Illinois before seeing what's billed as the "World's Largest Bottle of Catsup" was not an option. Full Story
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Ronstadt gets answer to 'When Will I Be Loved?'

WASHINGTON (AP) — Singer Linda Ronstadt got the answer to that question she's been asking for decades: "When Will I Be Loved? 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.