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Farmington firefighter loses cancer battle after 19 years with department

44-year-old Farmington Fire Lieutenant Shadd Rohwer passed away on Thursday, January 11. According to the Farmington Daily Times, Rohwer had been battling a cancer that may have been caused by fighting fires. Yesterday, the Albuquerque Fire Department, NM Fire and Police Departments around the state

KOB.COM - 2018-01-15 19:00:00

Bloomfield, Farmington districts have only 'minor issues' in 2017 audits

FARMINGTON - Some San Juan County school districts have received their fiscal year 2017 audit results, and Bloomfield and Farmington Municipal School Districts have both returned with an unmodified opinion - the best opinion given by the New Mexico State Auditor's Office. An unmodified opinion means


Farmington could seek arts and cultural district designation

FARMINGTON - Downtown Farmington soon may become the ninth arts and cultural district in the state. The City Council will discuss applying for the designation during its work session at 9 a.m. Tuesday at Farmington City Hall, 800 N. Municipal Drive. Applications are due at the end of the month. The

FARMINGTON DAILY TIMES - 2018-01-15 02:00:09

Nageezi man dead after being struck by two vehicles

FARMINGTON - A Nageezi man was killed Monday night after being struck by two different vehicles while walking on U.S. Highway 550 south of Bloomfield. The New Mexico State Police were dispatched around 8:49 p.m. Monday to mile marker 113 on U.S. Highway 550, about 38 miles south of Bloomfield, on re

FARMINGTON DAILY TIMES - 2018-01-16 20:55:14

Two candidates withdraw from city races

FARMINGTON - Joe Hubbard, who was running for Aztec City Commission, and Aerial Liese, or Anne J. Liese, who was running for Farmington City Council, have withdrawn from the city races. City elections are March 6. Hubbard was running against Rosalyn Fry and Joel Barton for the District 2 City Commis

FARMINGTON DAILY TIMES - 2018-01-16 23:27:24

Navajo Prep students win $10K for Gold King Mine spill study

FARMINGTON, N.M. (AP) - Students at Navajo Preparatory School researching the lasting impacts of the 2015 Gold King Mine spill have won $10,000 for their work. The Farmington Daily Times reports seven sophomores and juniors in a gifted-and-talented program at the school entered the Lexus Eco Challen

KOB.COM - 2018-01-16 23:54:00

Sheriff's office investigating 1996 cold case

FARMINGTON - The San Juan County Sheriff's Office is requesting the public's assistance regarding a cold case from 1996. The department is looking into the case of Betty Claw, a Native American woman who went missing in the Farmington area, according to a post on the sheriff's office Facebook page.

FARMINGTON DAILY TIMES - 2018-01-15 00:00:04

Study will look at transportation hub sites for buses

Red Apple Transit director: Operational analysis is needed to apply for federal grants FARMINGTON - An operational analysis will evaluate locations for a central transportation hub for the Red Apple Transit bus system. The Farmington City Council on Tuesday approved awarding a contract for the opera


Basile raises $130,000 for state Senate campaign

Basile: "ready... aggressive" STONY POINT - Republican Thomas Basile has raised $130,000 in the last 2 months for a possible State Senate campaign next year. He filed a report today (Tuesday) with the state Board of Elections. Basile, a Stony Point town board member, wants to run for the seat cur

MID-HUDSON NEWS NETWORK - 2018-01-16 08:00:00

Julia Roberts movie films at Sparky's Diner in Garnerville

If you caught a glimpse of a celebrity in the wild, let us know. Send an email to digital@lohud.com or tweet it using the hashtag #lohudcelebs. Wochit A pretty woman may make an appearance at an iconic Rockland County diner tonight. Julia Roberts, the Oscar-winning actress known for starring roles

LOHUD.COM - 2018-01-16 18:10:10

Upper Saddle River will try to settle eruv lawsuit, attorney says

UPPER SADDLE RIVER - Borough officials will try to settle a federal lawsuit brought by a Rockland County Orthodox Jewish group that built an eruv in town, according to an attorney for the borough. The decision, reached after the Borough Council met behind closed doors Monday night, marks a departure

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2018-01-16 19:26:44

Game Time "The Leader in Licensed Sports Watches" Launches its Breakthrough Smart Watch at the Sports Licensing Show in Vegas.

TARRYTOWN, New York - January 15, 2018 - Game Time launches their new NFL Smart Watch at the Sports Licensing and Tailgate tradeshow in Vegas, which is scheduled to hold at the LAS VEGAS CONVENTION CENTER from the 23rd - 25th of January, 2018. Game Time will have a presence at the trade show as an e

DIGITAL JOURNAL - 2018-01-15 23:59:59

'The Commuter' Makes Liam Neeson Look Over-the-Hill

The commuter train from Manhattan to Tarrytown is late. Not because of the usual incompetence on the Metro-North line that strands thousands of commuters every day and jams the six o'clock news with stories about misery, deteriorating rails and inconvenience. No, today the train is filled with terro

OBSERVER - 2018-01-16 16:45:38

Union, Entergy remain in talks to avert strike at Indian Point tomorrow

A union that represents more than 400 workers at Indian Point Energy Center is in around-the-clock negotiations after voting to authorize a strike if it doesn't reach a labor deal by tomorrow, Jan. 17. Employees of the Buchanan nuclear plant that are members of Utility Workers Union of America Local

WESTFAIRONLINE.COM - 2018-01-16 18:28:56

Indian Point workers picket as strike deadline looms

Dozens of Indian Point workers picketed outside the gates of the nuclear power plant in Buchanan Tuesday ahead of a strike deadline set for midnight Wednesday. More than 300 members of the Utility Workers of America Local 1-2 are in negotiations with Indian Point's owner, Louisiana-based Entergy, o

LOHUD.COM - 2018-01-16 22:06:49

Devotees of Martin Luther King Jr. tell people to get involved

Rev. Charles Boyer, speaker at this year's Martin Luther King birthday celebration, talks about the radical nature of Dr. King's teachings. Event held in Paramus. Matt Fagan PARAMUS - Devotees of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. at the annual celebration of his birthday Monday night said that tapping int

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2018-01-16 04:51:23

Newington Police Blotter: Jan. 11-15

NEWINGTON, CT - Here are the most recent arrest logs, as provided by the Newington Police Department. Items reflect charges filed, not convictions. Thursday, Jan. 11 Justin Flynn, 29, of 58 Beverly Rd., Wethersfield, was charged with sixth-degree larceny, 7:10 a.m. Alyssia Gregory, 22, of 578 West M

PATCH - 2018-01-16 18:12:32

CT DOT to hold public meeting on transportation plan in Newington

The DOT has just released its 'long-range transportation plan' list of the projects in the state slated to be funded over the next four years. Now, officials want to know what you think about that list, what should be on it, or off of it. Two meetings are set for DOT headquarters in Newington. The f

WTNH.COM - 2018-01-16 16:14:13

Newington library set for annual social

The Friends of the LRWL are looking forward to their eighth Annual Wine, Beer and Cheese Social, 6:30 to 9 p.m. "It started off in 2011 as an event to celebrate our 50th anniversary," Friends' President Natalie Harbeson recalled. "Everyone enjoyed it so much we've been doing it ever since." Dozens

NEW BRITAIN HERALD - 2018-01-15 05:54:00

Family gathers to remember man stabbed to death by brother

A mother in Hartford is grieving after one of her sons was killed. Her other son is now behind bars, accused of doing it. Jiram Ortiz, 22, and his brother were outside a Main Street apartment building Saturday night when they got into an argument. The younger brother, who is 17, is accused of stabbi

EYEWITNESS NEWS - 2018-01-16 01:19:00