(Photos by Molly Maxwell / Special to The Daily Times)
Grueling sport of salmon snagging challenges anglers at Navajo Lake

10/15/2014 07:13 PM MDT
NAVAJO DAM — Less than a quarter of a mile from the pristine Quality Waters of the San Juan River — where fly-fishing ties are examined down to the millimeter and a fly presentation can always improve — there's another more rugged and primitive method of catching fish taking place: salmon snagging. 
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Recipes to spice up this year's hunting season
10/15/2014 07:00 PM MDT - Originally used with buffalo tongue, this recipe can be used with deer or elk tongue, too. If you have squeamish eaters, keep the tip of the tongue for yourself. Full Story

Farmington man scales all 54 of Colorado's fourteeners
10/09/2014 09:37 PM MDT - FARMINGTON — Rodney Jennings Bird remembers every mountain he has climbed. And considering how many he's scaled, that's an impressive feat. Full Story

Yellow-billed cuckoo will be listed as threatened under Endangered Species Act
10/19/2014 01:25 AM MDT - FARMINGTON — The western population of the yellow-billed cuckoo will be listed as a threatened species under the Endangered Species Act, U. Full Story

Bureau of Land Management announces free days for 2015
10/19/2014 01:26 AM MDT - FARMINGTON — The Bureau of Land Management and several other agencies within the U.S. Department of the Interior will waive fees to enter public lands on four days next year, according to a press release from the BLM. Full Story

Winners announced in 3 Rivers Bass Team Trail Championship
10/19/2014 01:25 AM MDT - FARMINGTON — Sixteen teams competed in the 3 Rivers Bass Team Trail Championship on Saturday and Sunday at Navajo Lake. Full Story

Chaco Culture National Historical Park offers activities for National Fossil Day, International Archaeology Day
10/19/2014 01:25 AM MDT - FARMINGTON — Chaco Culture National Historical Park will mark National Fossil Day on Wednesday and will host activities for International Archaeology Day on Oct. Full Story

Farmington Elks Lodge No. 1747 needs animal hides for its veterans leather program
10/01/2014 04:36 PM MDT - FARMINGTON — Farmington Elks Lodge No. 1747 is looking for deer, elk, antelope, ibex and oryx hides for its veterans leather program. Full Story

Farmington's Road Apple Rally mountain bike race returns this weekend
10/01/2014 04:36 PM MDT - FARMINGTON — When the Road Apple Rally returns to Farmington on Saturday, it will continue a tradition started in 1981. Full Story

San Juan Fly Fishing Federation will host fly-fishing seminar
09/24/2014 04:48 PM MDT - FARMINGTON — The San Juan Fly Fishing Federation will present a free seminar from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p. Full Story

Convicted murderer sues state over prison porn ban

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A convicted murderer sentenced to more than a half-century behind bars is suing the state of Connecticut, saying its ban on pornography in prison violates his constitutional rights. Full Story
Smithsonian aims to raise $1.5B to improve museums

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Smithsonian Institution has embarked on a major campaign to raise $1.5 billion and increase private support for the world's largest museum and research complex to fund programs in history, science, art and culture. Full Story