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Two people face aggravated battery charges

FARMINGTON - Two people in separate cases have been charged with aggravated battery, including a woman accused of stabbing a man during an altercation Wednesday in Farmington. Christina McConnell, 27, was charged on Thursday on accusations of aggravated battery with a deadly weapon, a third-degree f

FARMINGTON DAILY TIMES - 2017-09-19 12:00:01

City Council will discuss 'Slow Down Farmington' signs

FARMINGTON - The Farmington City Council will once again take up the topic of using yard signs to combat speeding. The Council last week asked staff to explore the feasibility of a "Slow Down Farmington" campaign that would allow residents to get signs to put up in their yards. The signs are intend

FARMINGTON DAILY TIMES - 2017-09-19 04:00:05

Events raise money while encouraging exercise

Subscribed, but don't have a login? FARMINGTON - Two fundraising events will encourage people to get outside and exercise over the upcoming weekends. The first of these is the five-mile Cancer Walkathon put on by San Juan Medical Foundation. The walk raises money for Connelly Hospitality House, whi

FARMINGTON DAILY TIMES - 2017-09-19 15:00:02

Man who fell rescued from La Plata Mountains

Rescue workers were able to reach a 76-year-old Durango man who fell and injured his head Monday in the La Plata Mountains west of Durango. Rescue workers received a distress signal about 10:35 a.m. from a remote satellite device in the mountains, said Ron Corkish, with La Plata County Search and Re

DURANGO HERALD - 2017-09-18 19:22:38

Bloomfield's Grower's Market in full summer swing

Hello from Bloomfield. Fall is definitely in the air - mornings are crisp and evenings are cool. Our Grower's Market is in full swing. Come to Bishop Park every Thursday from 4 -6 p.m. - for a wide variety of produce, locally made honey and even fresh fry bread. The Grower's Market will continue unt

FARMINGTON DAILY TIMES - 2017-09-18 21:27:04

Local rock trio Cinematica scores gig at famous L.A. club

FARMINGTON - Standing on the sidewalk outside the famed Hollywood rock club the Whisky a Go Go on Sept. 8 shortly before his band was scheduled to take the stage, Farmington resident Eddie Jacquez was more than a little nervous as he fretted over how his instrumental rock group Cinematica would be r

FARMINGTON DAILY TIMES - 2017-09-17 23:00:01

Residents hold rally against new pretrial detention rules

FARMINGTON - A group of community residents is hosting a rally against the recent change in rules regarding pretrial detention and release of defendants, arguing too many repeat offenders are on the streets. The Stop Catch and Release Rally is scheduled for 7 to 9 a.m. Tuesday on the southwest corne

FARMINGTON DAILY TIMES - 2017-09-18 01:00:07

County accepts flags needing retirement

FARMINGTON - A small cardboard receptacle near a kiosk inside the San Juan County administration office building, 100 S. Oliver Drive in Aztec, now allows people to properly retire their U.S. flags. The container is one of three that the county has placed in different locations. People can also take

FARMINGTON DAILY TIMES - 2017-09-18 15:00:04

High Country Crime: Man high on LSD assaulted Rocky Mountain National Park ranger, authorities say

A man under the influence of LSD was arrested on Sunday, Sept. 10, after he allegedly got into a confrontation with and assaulted a park ranger inside Rocky Mountain National Park, spewing insults, threats and resisting arrest, according to local authorities. A National Park Service law enforcement

SUMMIT DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-17 07:00:00

Federal grant awarded to rehabilitate runway in Shiprock

FARMINGTON - The Navajo Nation is slated to receive a $4.4 million grant to rehabilitate the runway at the Shiprock Airstrip. The funding is from the Federal Aviation Administration's discretionary grant program, and it was announced in a joint press release from U.S. senators Tom Udall and Martin H

FARMINGTON DAILY TIMES - 2017-09-18 14:00:00

Photographer shares tips for shooting night sky

The latest artist-in-residence at Mesa Verde National Park gave photography-minded visitors a free guide to the night sky. Chris Eaton, a fine art photographer from Grand Junction, took nighttime photographs in the park from Sept. 4 through Friday, Sept. 16, as part of its artist residency program.

DURANGO HERALD - 2017-09-19 11:03:40

Travel Channel to film show at Plainville restaurant

PLAINVILLE - The Travel Channel will be filming at J. Timothy's Taverne Monday for the show Food Paradise. The restaurant announced the filming of the show on its Twitter account Sunday. The show will be filming from 3 p.m. until 6 p.m. Food Paradise features "must-stop" food stops with unique dinin

RECORD-JOURNAL - 2017-09-18 18:25:00

A loss too soon: NASCAR driver from Plainville dies in plane crash

PLAINVILLE - Family and friends of town native Ted Christopher are mourning the sudden death of the veteran-modified NASCAR driver, killed in a plane crash in North Branford Saturday. The 59-year-old Christopher left behind his wife Quinn Wazorko Christopher, a former Plainville town councilor. The

BRISTOL PRESS - 2017-09-18 05:42:00

Victim in Critical Condition After Stabbing in Hartford

One person is in critical condition after a serious assault with a knife in Hartford on Monday. Police said they responded to Evergreen Avenue around 1:34 p.m. and found a victim suffering from puncture wounds on their neck and abdomen. A witness told Hartford police the victim was stabbed during a

NBC CONNECTICUT - 2017-09-19 03:15:19

Tropical storm warning issued just east of CT as Jose inches closer

Here comes Jose. The storm is expected to bring up to 2 inches of rain to parts of the state starting on Tuesday morning. A tropical storm watch was issued for southern Fairfield, southern New Haven, all of Middlesex and all of New London counties. The watch extends up and down the eastern seaboard.

EYEWITNESS NEWS - 2017-09-18 13:19:00

1 in Custody After Chase on I-91 from Massachusetts to Hartford

One person is in custody after a chase from Massachusetts ended on Interstate 91 South in Hartford, according to state police. State Police said four to five cruisers from both Connecticut and Massachusetts have been struck. The chase ended in the area of exit 32. There is a large police presence

NBC CONNECTICUT - 2017-09-19 15:45:49

Thanksgiving football game will remain at Muzzy Field

STAFF WRITER The football teams at Bristol Eastern and Bristol Central high schools may have their own turf fields to play on, but they will still face off this Thanksgiving at Muzzy Field. During a Board of Education meeting last Wednesday, Chris Cassin, the district's supervisor of athletics and p

BRISTOLOBSERVER.COM - 2017-09-19 15:40:25

Crash on Riverside Avenue leaves passenger seriously injured

A 22-year-old Bristol man is seriously injured after a crash that happened early this morning near the East Street intersection on Riverside Avenue. The preliminary investigation by the Bristol Police Department found that 22-year-old Steven Bouchard of Bristol was driving east on Riverside Avenue w

BRISTOLOBSERVER.COM - 2017-09-19 13:47:10

Cockayne calls for Board of Education leaders to resign over deficits

BRISTOL - Mayor Ken Cockayne has called for the resignation of Board of Education members on social media - starting with the chairman and vice chairwoman - for "continuing to blame others" for the education budget deficit. A $2.4-million deficit due to special education cost overruns was originall

BRISTOL PRESS - 2017-09-19 04:47:00

Mum Festival still seeks volunteers

The Mum Festival Committee, in keeping with this year's theme of "Home is Where the Heart Is," is reaching out to the community in search of volunteers. For those looking to get involved with the event the Mum Festival Committee is seeking additional volunteers for the 56th Mum Festival & Parade. T

BRISTOL PRESS - 2017-09-19 04:38:00