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Editorial: Lapses on deadly diseases demand explanation

07/21/2014 05:16 PM MDT
When we heard that the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention had created a potentially lethal safety risk by improperly sending deadly pathogens — like anthrax — to other laboratories around the country, our first reaction was disbelief. 
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Border not only U.S. site facing humanitarian crisis
07/21/2014 05:14 PM MDT - It is hard not to wonder what kind of impact $3.7 billion — the amount President Obama has requested to deal with the child migrant border crisis — might have on the traumatized children of Chicago's South Side. Full Story

EDUCATION
Central Consolidated School District officials, union at impasse in salary negotiations

Some district employees will not receive salary increases
FARMINGTON — It appears an impasse in negotiations between Central Consolidated School District officials and a union representing teachers and other workers could result in no raises for some district employees. Full Story
SPORTS
Cecil Linnens named AD at Kirtland Central High

FARMINGTON — Kirtland Central High School has named Cecil Linnens as the school's new athletic director. Full Story
BUSINESS
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BLM director calls for new fees to pay for oil and gas well inspections

Oil and gas trade group says fee is 'vague,' doesn't help industry programs
FARMINGTON — The Bureau of Land Management director has called for a new fee to help pay for inspections for oil and gas wells. Full Story
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Editorial: Lapses on deadly diseases demand explanation

07/21/2014 05:16 PM MDT
When we heard that the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention had created a potentially lethal safety risk by improperly sending deadly pathogens — like anthrax — to other laboratories around the country, our first reaction was disbelief. 
Full Story
Border not only U.S. site facing humanitarian crisis
07/21/2014 05:14 PM MDT - It is hard not to wonder what kind of impact $3.7 billion — the amount President Obama has requested to deal with the child migrant border crisis — might have on the traumatized children of Chicago's South Side. Full Story

Column: What the media won't report about Flight MH17
07/21/2014 05:13 PM MDT - Just days after the tragic crash of a Malaysian Airlines flight over eastern Ukraine, Western politicians and media joined together to gain the maximum propaganda value from the disaster. Full Story

Letter: The U.S.A. will end up being no longer rich and no longer free
07/19/2014 09:26 PM MDT - Editor: I and many other citizens are appalled at how our country is being destroyed by our open southern border with thousands of people flooding into our country, many of them CHILDREN! Full Story

Letter: U.S. Marshal service assists in suicides!
07/18/2014 03:20 PM MDT - Editor: In your article concerning the U.S. Marshal who assisted in (Marszalek's) suicide. This shows clearly the arrogance and cavalier view of death by the San Juan County law enforcement. Full Story

Letter: All slimy creatures (except lawyers and politicians) would have to be protected.
07/18/2014 03:19 PM MDT - Editor: When you get to be my age, you seldom get a new idea. One day after reading the Daily Time's scientific weather forecast for the upcoming week, an idea so profound and obvious struck me like a bolt of lightning. Full Story

Editorial: The Dow at 17,000 is a paradox of two economies
07/18/2014 03:18 PM MDT - Dow 17,000. Now do you feel rich? We didn't think so. Wall Street is booming, but Main Street isn't. U. Full Story

Pastry pranks: Vandals smear cars with baked goods

HILLSBORO, Ore. (AP) — There's mischief afoot in one suburban Portland neighborhood, but police say it doesn't involve the typical spray paint or broken windows. Full Story
Imax, Shanghai Film to open 19 screens in China

HONG KONG (AP) — Imax and China's biggest state-owned film exhibitor are teaming up to open 19 giant screen cinemas in the world's No. Full Story
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Movie, TV legend James Garner dies at 86

Actor James Garner, whose whimsical style in the 1950s TV Western "Maverick" led to a stellar career in TV and films such as "The Rockford Files" and his Oscar-nominated "Murphy's Romance," has died, police said.