• PRC approves utility’s deal with environmental groups

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — The Public Regulation Commission has accepted an agreement between Public Service Company of New Mexico and three environmental groups about the utility’s proposal for a coal plant.

  • The unfinished Shiprock Home for Women and Children is pictured, Thursday, July 20, 2015, in Shiprock, N.M. The Daily Times in Farmington reports that state records show the shelter has only spent one-fourth of the allocated funds, despite getting reauthorization a dozen times between 2007 and 2012.  (Jon Austria/The Daily Times via AP)

    Shiprock shelter project remains at standstill

    FARMINGTON, N.M. (AP) — State lawmakers who gave more than $1 million for the construction of a Shiprock domestic violence shelter that remains unfinished say former Navajo leaders are to blame.