San Juan County commissioners are mixed on whether or not to impose another tax to support the county's operations. The one-eighth of 1 percent tax all gross receipts would yield an estimated $4.4 million in its first year. Should the commission approve the tax?
 Yes, the commission shouldn't cut services to avoid the tax increase.
 No, the commission should reduce services to avoid the additional tax.
(Jon Austria/The Daily Times)
Charges referred against dog owner after Kirtland couple attacked

Dog to be held pending court ruling
KIRTLAND — A San Juan County Sheriff's Office official said Tuesday that the office is seeking charges against a woman whose dog attacked a couple last week. Full Story
Kirtland Central hires Brian Dowdy as boys basketball head coach

Broncos chose Brian Dowdy to head program
KIRTLAND— Kirtland Central High School has named Brian Dowdy as the head coach for the boys basketball program. Full Story
Editorial: Bias police can leave you speechless

Perhaps there is just not enough discrimination to occupy federal bureaucrats. How else to explain the U. Full Story
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COLUMN: Your dog can be a great workout buddy

I have discussed in past articles that the No. 1 disease in dogs and cats is gum disease, followed closely by obesity. Full Story
(Courtesy of Jacob Chavez)
'Finding Bigfoot' features the Four Corners area

FARMINGTON — Jacob Chavez, the owner of Majestic Enchantment Fly Fishing on the San Juan in Turley, considers himself a Bigfoot skeptic. Full Story
Base Camp Base Camp

Adventures in the Outdoors

Below the Rim Below the Rim

Joshua Perry's Musings on Basketball

(Jon Austria/ The Daily Times)
New survey gives New Mexico D+ for its business friendliness

Local business owners say the process is simple compared to other states
FARMINGTON — A national survey recently awarded New Mexico a D+ for its small business friendliness, but some local business owners don't agree with the grade. Full Story
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Orlando Bloom swings at Justin Bieber for dissing Miranda Kerr

Crowd at Spanish restaurant, which included Lindsay Lohan and Paris Hilton, applauded when singer left after actor tried to throw a punch.