• Begaye, Nez are ready for change - 04/18/2015 10:30 PM MDT
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    POLL: downtown
    Many readers weighed in on Facebook with ideas for revitalizing Farmington's downtown. Which of our readers' suggestions do you think should be the city's top priority?
     Reduce the number of payday loan stores and open more restaurants and bars
     Get rid of street parking, make streets one-way and offer a parking garage
     Host more family-friendly activities, like festivals, and re-open the movie theater
    (Jon Austria — The Daily Times)
    Dry summer would drain reservoirs, officials say

    California-style water cuts a possibility in some cities if drought persists
    FARMINGTON — If drought conditions persist in San Juan County this summer it is possible Bloomfield residents will face restrictions similar to those imposed in California where Gov. Full Story
    Four Corners Sports
    District 1-5A softball: Piedra Vista sweeps Gallup on the road

    FHS struggles against Miyamura
    FARMINGTON — Piedra Vista picked up two district wins on the road, cruising past Gallup 9-2 and 15-3 in a doubleheader Saturday. Full Story
    OPINION
    Column: Mexico and Shale Oil — North America Strategy

    Editor's note: This is an abridged version of Daniel Fine's column. Read the full version in The Daily Times' Energy magazine, which will be available in the April 27 edition of our newspaper and online. Full Story
    LIFESTYLES
    (Jon Austria — The Daily Times)
    Walking for a cure: Annual Great Strides Walk to Cure Cystic Fibrosis raises funds for research

    FARMINGTON — After Lisa Willems' daughter was diagnosed with cystic fibrosis, the Farmington mother focused on learning about the disease and serving as her daughter's advocate. Full Story
    Entertainment
    The Daily Times' A&E: April 16 to 22

    This week's A&E includes stories about Theater Ensemble Arts' "Song of Extinction," a screening of the documentary "Wrenched" and the annual Jazz Fest Concert by the San Juan College Big Band and Jazz Combo.  Full Story
    Opinion
    Column: Mexico and Shale Oil — North America Strategy

    Editor's note: This is an abridged version of Daniel Fine's column. Read the full version in The Daily Times' Energy magazine, which will be available in the April 27 edition of our newspaper and online. Full Story
    Base Camp Base Camp

    Adventures in the Outdoors


    (Mark Mulligan/AP)
    Highway abuzz with millions of bees after big truck tips

    LYNNWOOD, Wash. (AP) — A tractor-trailer carrying millions of honeybees overturned on a highway north of Seattle early Friday, scattering hives and sending white-suited beekeepers scrambling to save as many insects as they could. Full Story
    (Richard Shotwell/Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)
    Mark Hamill said he was 'suspicious' of J.J. Abrams

    ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Mark Hamill knew he had to say yes when George Lucas told him about the plans to move forward with a new "Star Wars" trilogy. Full Story