Morgan Mitchell

Position: Herald Staff Writer

Homeless man with flamethrower threatens gas station attendant

FARMINGTON – Farmington police have arrested a homeless man on suspicion of threatening to burn down a gas station with a flamethrower. Tito Roberson, 28, was being held Wednesday at San Juan...

DATE: March 3, 2021 | UPDATED: 21 hours 24 minutes ago | CATEGORY: New Mexico

Two New Mexican chambers of commerce voice frustrations with proposed bills

FARMINGTON – The Farmington Chamber of Commerce has united with the Greater Albuquerque Chamber of Commerce to voice concern about the harm proposed legislation might have on small businesses. ...

DATE: March 2, 2021 | UPDATED: 1 day 20 hours ago | CATEGORY: New Mexico

Man sentenced to two years in prison for sexual assault of a minor

FARMINGTON – A 25-year-old man was sentenced this week to two years in prison for sexually abusing a child in Indian Country. Wilson Davis, a member of the Navajo Nation, pleaded guilty Oct. 22 in...

DATE: Feb. 26, 2021 | UPDATED: 5 days 21 hours ago | CATEGORY: New Mexico

Man arrested on suspicion of stabbing at Animas Mall in Farmington

FARMINGTON – Farmington police officers arrested a man outside the Animas Valley Mall earlier this week on suspicion of a stabbing. The Farmington Police Department said security officers for the...

DATE: Feb. 26, 2021 | UPDATED: 5 days 21 hours ago | CATEGORY: New Mexico

What will happen if New Mexico legalizes recreational marijuana?

FARMINGTON – The New Mexico Legislature is looking at legalizing marijuana for recreational use through a bill that was recently passed by two House committees, but some local businesses between...

DATE: Feb. 25, 2021 | UPDATED: 6 days 19 hours ago | CATEGORY: New Mexico

Hundreds pay tribute to detective who died in San Juan County, N.M.

FARMINGTON – Community members paid tribute Thursday to a San Juan County Sheriff’s Office detective who died last week while on duty. Hundreds of cars filled a parking lot at McGee Park, the...

DATE: Feb. 25, 2021 | UPDATED: 6 days 19 hours ago | CATEGORY: New Mexico

San Juan County, N.M., moves to ‘yellow’ category for coronavirus risk

FARMINGTON – San Juan County moved to the “yellow” category Wednesday after the New Mexico Department of Health announced an updated county map. As a result, more businesses will be allowed to...

DATE: Feb. 24, 2021 | CATEGORY: New Mexico

San Juan County, N.M., Sheriff’s Office deputy dies on duty

FARMINGTON – The San Juan County Sheriff’s Office in New Mexico announced in a Facebook post that a deputy died while on duty Thursday. The post, which went up at 8:30 a.m. Friday, says the death...

DATE: Feb. 23, 2021 | CATEGORY: New Mexico

Biden orders flags flown at half-staff in honor of those lost to COVID-19

President Joe Biden ordered American flags to be flown at half-staff this week to remember the half million people who have died in the United States because of COVID-19. In a proclamation made...

DATE: Feb. 23, 2021 | CATEGORY: Local News

Vietnam Veterans Memorial replica coming to Farmington

FARMINGTON – A replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial is coming to Farmington in September thanks to a few local organizations and businesses, and fundraising through Farmington Chick-fil-A’s...

DATE: Feb. 22, 2021 | CATEGORY: New Mexico

San Juan College, Ute Mountain tribe partner to offer health education

FARMINGTON – Students interested in health occupations now have a new opportunity at San Juan College through a program sponsored by the Ute Mountain Ute Tribe and funded with money from Health...

DATE: Feb. 22, 2021 | CATEGORY: New Mexico

San Juan Regional Medical Center makes medical records more accessible

FARMINGTON – San Juan Regional Medical Center now offers patients access to their individual health records through the iPhone Health app, allowing them to see their health data at any time. On an...

DATE: Feb. 19, 2021 | CATEGORY: New Mexico

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