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Four Corners Jewish communities will host Purim events on Saturday

Jewish Feast of Lots celebrates Jews' deliverance from planned massacre
03/05/2015 06:14 PM MST
FARMINGTON — Two Four Corners Jewish communities will celebrate Purim this weekend with carnivals and skits. 
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Farmington choral group presents 'Broadway for Brunch' Saturday
03/05/2015 02:38 PM MST - FARMINGTON — The Caliente Community Chorus will present its "Broadway for Brunch" show Saturday morning in the commons area at Piedra Vista High School. Full Story

NAVAJO NATION NEWS
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Expansion at Navajo Mine shot down by Colo. judge

Plan would have allowed strip mining of 12.7 million tons of coal
FARMINGTON — A federal judge in Colorado said that health dangers posed by coal mining are too great to allow a planned expansion of strip mining at the Navajo Mine. Full Story
AZTEC NEWS
(Jon Austria — The Daily Times)
Aztec community development director pushes to improve zoning accuracy

Homka estimates more than a quarter of city's land has zoning problems
AZTEC — When Aztec Community Development Director William Homka's office received a zoning change request from a property owner on Simonds Road, Homka went out to the address and made the recommendation to approve the classification change. Full Story
BLOOMFIELD NEWS
(Jon Austria/The Daily Times)
Man's body found at well site south of Bloomfield

Identity has yet to be released
BLOOMFIELD — Police received reports Wednesday morning of a body found at an oil well site off of U. Full Story
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Four Corners Jewish communities will host Purim events on Saturday

Jewish Feast of Lots celebrates Jews' deliverance from planned massacre
03/05/2015 06:14 PM MST
FARMINGTON — Two Four Corners Jewish communities will celebrate Purim this weekend with carnivals and skits. 
Full Story
Farmington choral group presents 'Broadway for Brunch' Saturday
03/05/2015 02:38 PM MST - FARMINGTON — The Caliente Community Chorus will present its "Broadway for Brunch" show Saturday morning in the commons area at Piedra Vista High School. Full Story

Convictions continue from "Brown ICE" investigation
03/04/2015 08:26 PM MST - FARMINGTON — Isaac Anaya will be sentenced next week on drug trafficking charges that resulted from one of the largest law enforcement investigations launched in San Juan County in recent years. Full Story

Lawmaker says tuition scholarship bill would help students
03/04/2015 08:14 PM MST - FARMINGTON — A house bill, sponsored by a local lawmaker, that would create tuition scholarships for low-income students is working its way through committees where it is meeting resistance from lawmakers who say it will sap resources intended for public schools. Full Story

PRC hearing over power plant draws full house in Farmington
03/05/2015 07:39 AM MST - FARMINGTON — More than 150 people filled the City Council chambers at City Hall on Wednesday afternoon to hear or offer public comments over an application by the Public Service Company of New Mexico to close two units at a local power generating station, with a heavy majority of those in attendance supporting the plan. Full Story

Humane Society of the Four Corners hosts fundraiser auction
03/04/2015 06:47 PM MST - FARMINGTON — The Humane Society of the Four Corners is presenting its annual fundraiser auction on Saturday. Full Story

Acoustic duo Secondhand Strings releases debut disc
03/04/2015 03:45 PM MST - FARMINGTON — For all their pragmatism about the entertainment business and their own self-proclaimed modest place in it, Harris Brogan and Justin Brown of the local acoustic duo Secondhand Strings can sound awfully idealistic when talking about what attracts them to the musical lifestyle. Full Story

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Air Force veteran who saved orphans in Korean War dies at 97

CINCINNATI (AP) — Retired Air Force Col. Dean Hess, who helped rescue hundreds of orphans in the Korean War and whose exploits prompted a Hollywood film starring Rock Hudson, has died at age 97. Full Story
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Update: Harrison Ford plane crash injuries 'moderate'; engine failure cited

The “Star Wars” actor crash-landed a small vintage plane on a Venice Beach golf course. Reports say he was taken to a hospital with bloody gashes on his head.