Position: New Mexico reporter

Email: lweber@durangoherald.com

Phone Number: (505) 592-0185

Online food hub in Farmington aims to expand farming, local food systems

FARMINGTON – An online food hub allowing people and businesses to place orders with local farmers has launched amid the coronavirus pandemic and a renewed focus on shopping local. The goal of the...

DATE: Aug. 10, 2020 | CATEGORY: New Mexico

BLM to host meetings about Chaco park plan

FARMINGTON – Four virtual open houses about the draft Farmington Mancos-Gallup Resource Management plan will be held this month, which will allow the affected communities to submit public comment....

DATE: Aug. 8, 2020 | CATEGORY: New Mexico

Navajo Nation moves toward virtual learning

FARMINGTON – Even with case rates slowing on the Navajo Nation, schools are likely to implement virtual learning for the fall semester, with funding support from the federal CARES Act. The Navajo...

DATE: Aug. 5, 2020 | CATEGORY: New Mexico

N.M. Supreme Court says governor can fine businesses

FARMINGTON – The New Mexico Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham has the authority to fine businesses that do not follow public health orders. The New Mexico Restaurant...

DATE: Aug. 4, 2020 | CATEGORY: New Mexico

Jamie Church: An advocate for every business

FARMINGTON – Returning from a recent trip, Jamie Church spent a day driving around Farmington dropping off 20,000 free reusable masks to schools, businesses and the hospital. As the president and...

DATE: Aug. 3, 2020 | CATEGORY: New Mexico

Farmington seeks input on 2045 transportation plan

FARMINGTON – The Farmington Metropolitan Transportation Organization is hosting a virtual open house to get community input before releasing its draft planning document later this summer. The...

DATE: July 29, 2020 | CATEGORY: New Mexico

Burn restrictions remain in San Juan County, N.M.

FARMINGTON – The U.S. Bureau of Land Management will lift fire restrictions Tuesday morning in New Mexico, but the San Juan County and Farmington fire departments announced Monday they would not...

DATE: July 27, 2020 | CATEGORY: New Mexico

Santa Fe County man diagnosed with bubonic plague

FARMINGTON – New Mexico has its first positive human plague case in 2020. A Santa Fe County man in his 60s was diagnosed with bubonic plague and is recovering in a local hospital, the New Mexico...

DATE: July 27, 2020 | CATEGORY: New Mexico

Farmington resident and ‘The Voice’ winner to hold virtual concert

FARMINGTON – Farmington native and “The Voice” winner Chevel Shepherd announced she will hold a virtual concert July 31. Shepherd won season 15 of the “The Voice,” a popular reality television...

DATE: July 25, 2020 | CATEGORY: New Mexico

Health clinic to offer immunizations at no cost to parents

FARMINGTON – Public health officials are warning parents not to miss crucial routine vaccines for students despite school closures and worries about the coronavirus. One local clinic is offering...

DATE: July 23, 2020 | CATEGORY: New Mexico

Farmington gets first roundabout, and a how-to video

FARMINGTON – The first lesson in Roundabout 101: Slow down and look left when entering. The Farmington Police Department released a how-to video on its Facebook page Thursday breaking down how to...

DATE: July 23, 2020 | CATEGORY: New Mexico

Safety precautions guide dental clinics during pandemic

FARMINGTON – What does social distancing and personal safety look for dentists and patients during the coronavirus pandemic? Regional dental care providers say they have implemented a series of...

DATE: July 23, 2020 | CATEGORY: Southwest Life

Back to Staff page

click here to add your event
Area Events
Directory Plus

Search Directory Plus

Find:
Where: