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Gov. Jared Polis has issued a statewide stay-at-home order for non-essential workers and activities.

Position: New Mexico reporter

Peach Street Distillers, Three Rivers Brewery brew up hand sanitizer

With shortages of disinfectants throughout the region, breweries and distilleries are converting their operations to kick out a new product: sanitizer. Ska Brewing Co.’s sister company, Peach...

DATE: March 29, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

Colorado Symphony performs remotely while practicing social distancing

While the news can seem a little heavy the past few weeks, there are still moments of brightness and beauty. Neighbors helping neighbors, webcasts of puppies, residents taking the necessary...

DATE: March 29, 2020 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Critical blood shortage arises amid COVID-19 concerns

FARMINGTON – As the coronavirus spreads and people follow social-distancing protocols from public health experts, an unexpected side effect is a decrease in blood donations across the country,...

DATE: March 28, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

New Mexico State Police to enforce ‘non-essential’ business closures

FARMINGTON – After closing nonessential businesses, New Mexico is now considering how to enforce the order. In doing so, the state is better defining what are “essential” and “nonessential”...

DATE: March 26, 2020 | UPDATED: 2 days 11 hours ago | CATEGORY: New Mexico

Local hospitals call for donations in face of nationwide shortages

FARMINGTON – As COVID-19 cases continue to rise across the region, medical professionals and first responders on the front lines of the outbreak have faced diminishing supplies of personal...

DATE: March 26, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

How well is Southwest Colorado practicing social distancing?

As public health officials urge communities to practice social distancing to slow the spread of COVID-19, how seriously are communities following state and local governments’ stay-at-home orders?...

DATE: March 24, 2020 | UPDATED: 4 days 11 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Navajo Nation issues stay-at-home order as cases rise

FARMINGTON – With the number of positive COVID-19 cases reaching 29, the Navajo Nation re-issued a stay-at-home order and urged all non-essential businesses to close Monday, according to Navajo...

DATE: March 24, 2020 | UPDATED: 4 days 11 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Critical COVID-19 Coverage

First case of COVID-19 reported in La Plata County

La Plata County announced its first presumptive positive case of COVID-19 on Monday, according to San Juan Basin Public Health. The case is an adult resident of the county, but the health...

DATE: March 23, 2020 | UPDATED: 4 days 17 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Critical COVID-19 Coverage

New Mexico issues stay-at-home order, closing all non-essential businesses

FARMINGTON – The New Mexico governor issued a stay-at-home order Monday afternoon for the state, closing all non-essential businesses, as cases of COVID-19 continue to spread. The order takes...

DATE: March 23, 2020 | UPDATED: 5 days 14 hours ago | CATEGORY: New Mexico

N.M. medical center announces additional COVID-19 drive-thru testing periods

FARMINGTON – After its first set of drive-thru COVID-19 assessment days, San Juan Regional Medical Center announced additional testing periods. The hospital emphasized the drive-thru assessment is...

DATE: March 23, 2020 | UPDATED: 5 days 14 hours ago | CATEGORY: New Mexico

Critical COVID-19 Coverage

FBI reports rise in COVID-19 scams

FARMINGTON – Public officials and law enforcement agencies have issued public warnings against scams and cyber criminals targeting information and relief action related to COVID-19. New Mexico...

DATE: March 22, 2020 | CATEGORY: New Mexico

Critical COVID-19 Coverage

Navajo Nation reaches 14 confirmed cases of COVID-19

FARMINGTON – Navajo Nation announced it had 14 confirmed cases of COVID-19 on Thursday evening, two days after its first confirmed positive case was found Tuesday. As a result, Navajo Nation...

DATE: March 20, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

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