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18 inmates sue San Juan County jail claiming negligent medical care

Complaint: Jail staff ignored inmates health concerns to save county money
04/25/2015 07:35 PM MDT
FARMINGTON — Eighteen current and former San Juan County Adult Detention Center inmates have filed a lawsuit against the jail and its healthcare providers claiming they were denied basic medical care while incarcerated, which resulted in pain, physical injury, impairment and disfiguration. 
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San Juan County Special Olympians compete at Mesa View Middle School
04/25/2015 06:37 PM MDT - FARMINGTON — Some of the most important moments in Desiree Hanson's life have occurred at the Special Olympics. Full Story

Natural gas power plant needs power sale agreement
04/25/2015 06:14 PM MDT - FARMINGTON — The company planning to built a nearly $1 billion natural gas and solar power plant in San Juan County doesn't yet have an agreement to sell electricity, and industry experts say it won't be able to finance the project until it gets one. Full Story

Photos: E³ Children's Museum celebrates 25th anniversary of NASA's Hubble Space Telescope launch
04/24/2015 08:30 PM MDT - The Farmington Museum at Gateway Park played host to the event. Full Story

Farmington nonprofit brings nutrition, fitness to CCSD schools
04/24/2015 07:50 PM MDT - FARMINGTON — The day Merissa Johnson, a nutritionist at Capacity Builders, taught students at Naschitti Elementary School to make pizza was the first time some of the children touched basil. Full Story

Column: Rather than attacking the problem, reflect on its solution
04/24/2015 07:34 PM MDT - In January, I attended a day-long training in Albuquerque titled "Solution Focused Therapy for Couples: An Evidence-Based Approach for Dynamic Results. Full Story

Farmington Youth Transition Fair teaches students with disabilities about life after high school
04/25/2015 06:45 PM MDT - FARMINGTON — Barbara Estes, a teacher's aid at Farmington High School, said many of the students with disabilities she has worked with in the past stay at home and do nothing after earning their diploma. Full Story

Local meth trafficking ringleader sentenced to 9 1/2 years in prison
04/24/2015 07:00 PM MDT - FARMINGTON — The ringleader of a San Juan County methamphetamine trafficking ring was sentenced Thursday to nine and a half years in federal prison, according to a U. Full Story

Farmington Municipal School District pursuing possible renovation of McCormick Elementary School
04/23/2015 07:37 PM MDT - FARMINGTON — Farmington Municipal School District administrators have started the process of possibly renovating or building a new home for McCormick Elementary School. Full Story

Personnel issues at AG's Office stall local child porn investigation
04/23/2015 07:39 PM MDT - FARMINGTON — The investigation of a 36-year-old Farmington man suspected of possessing child pornography was delayed for six months as a result of unspecified personnel issues at the New Mexico Office of the Attorney General, according to court records. Full Story

Owner spots his stolen truck in rearview mirror; arrest made

PIEDMONT, Ala. (AP) — A man driving to work in Alabama suddenly noticed his stolen pickup truck following him, setting off a chain of events that included a pursuit, a crash and an arrest. Full Story
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Liotta recalls Scorsese discussion before 'Goodfellas' shoot

NEW YORK (AP) — The Tribeca Film Festival ended Saturday night with a bang — a special 25th anniversary screening of the Martin Scorsese gangster flick "Goodfellas. Full Story