Letter: Coal-fired power creates health problems

07/04/2015 04:17 PM MDT

Editor:

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

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Letter: Coal-fired power creates health problems

07/04/2015 04:17 PM MDT

Editor:

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.

 
Full Story
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

Column: New Mexico Families Rely on Affordable Energy
07/04/2015 04:14 PM MDT - New Mexico's poor- and middle-class families need to understand that wind and solar energy are neither affordable nor reliable. Full Story

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Column: Five Counties Gain from Movers over Four Years
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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

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