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Guns on Campus?

TALON ASKS STUDENTS AND STAFF THIER THOUGHTS By Jacque Ritchie, TALON In the wake of yet another campus massacre in Parkland, Florida this past week, TALON asked students and staff at AHS to reflect...

AZTEC POLICE DEPT. Booking Report

The following are reported by the San Juan County Sheriffs Department. The people on this list have not had their day in court, and have not been convicted of the charges. Philbert Begay, 28, Criminal Damage to Property; Disorderly Conduct;...

BLOOMFIELD POLICE DEPT. Booking Report

BLOOMFIELD POLICE DEPT. Booking Report The following are reported by the San Juan County Sheriffs Department. The people on this list have not had their day in court, and have not been convicted of the charges. Ernest Gunnell, 62, Aggravated...

San Juan Co. SHERIFF'S - Booking Report

San Juan Co. SHERIFF’S - Booking Report The following are reported by the San Juan County Sheriffs Department. The people on this list have not had their day in court, and have not been convicted of the charges. Paul Weller, 46, Criminal...

Airport Board:

Airport Board: A vacancy exists on the Aztec Airport Advisory Board for two (2) Residents of Aztec who are interested in the operations of the Airport. The Aztec Airport Advisory Board is constituted according to City of Aztec ordinances, as set...

Economic Development Advisory Board

A vacancy exists on the Aztec Economic Development Advisory Board for One (1) member of the Financial Industry who owns or is a representative from the Financial Community. Aztec Economic Development Board is constituted according to City of Aztec...

LODGERS TAX BOARD

A vacancy exists on the Aztec Lodger’s Tax Advisory Board for one (1) owner or operator of industries located within the municipality that primarily provide services or products to tourists. Aztec Lodger’s Tax Advisory Board is constituted...

Aztec Boys and Girls Club gets New Cubbies

The boys and Girls Club of Aztec recently received a facility upgrade according to Mike Patch, Club Director. “Our old cubby’s were too tall and large enough for the kids to climb into. Over time this created issues for operations. We are...

School Board - 2/15/18

The Thursday, February 15th School Board Meeting began at 6:00 p.m. Due to multiple visitors and presentations the board chose to delay the executive session. There were six presentations, many of which were very moving. There was recognition given...

School Bits

Aztec High School •SportNews NEW ELIGIBILTY RULES 2.0 & NO F’s •AHS is developing a club to encourage and educate students interested in computer programming. We will be meeting after school on Mondays. If you are interested in being a part...

THE TEAM OF DESTINY

Tiger Takedown: Aztec Wrestling 2017-2018 2/19/2018 The team of destiny, after a 16 year drought, brought home the State Wrestling title once again to Aztec. With all the tragedy and conflict that...

Koogler Boys Basketball

Recently, boy's basketball started at Koogler Middle school. The boys play at Koogler and in other schools around the area such as Shiprock, Kirtland, Bloomfield, and three schools in Farmington....

Dear TALON

Dear Editor, I found it shocking that state Senator Bill Sharer filibustered and ultimately killed a gun safety bill that had unanimous bipartisan support in the Roundhouse this week -- doing it just one day after the Douglas High School shooting...

J.R.'S CORNER

Recently it has come to my attention that poachers out of Arizona are calling our businesses to “renew” their Aztec News website advertising. Our customers tend to believe this to be a call from TALON, but, TALON does not charge for our website...

THE LOCAL TAKE

New CANDIDATE Questions

1. Within Aztec’s Commission-Manager Government, explain your understanding of the role of an Aztec City Commissioner? 2. If the bypass goes in, when will the bad narrow section from Tiger Park to Highway 550 (Dam Road) be completed? 3. In your...

Answer/s from Joel Barton, Candidate for City Commission, [email protected] 505-330-3788

Q: What are your ideas for Aztecs economic diversification?  A: First, it is most important to keep up good relations with the current businesses that already exist and contribute to our local economy including small businesses (like farms and...

Answer/s from Rosalyn Fry, Candidate for City Commission, [email protected] 505-334-2510

Q: THE HUB HAS BEEN A WIDELY DEBATED SUBJECT. THE CITY HAS MADE THE DECISION TO PURCHASE THE BUILDING ($100,000).WHAT IS YOUR OPINION ON THE HUB? DO WE INVEST FURTHER RESOURCES IN MAINTAINING A SMALL BUSINESS INCUBATOR? OR, DO WE CUT OUR LOSSES AND...

Answer/s from Sheri Rogers, Candidate for City Commission, [email protected] 505-635-5249

Q. Within Aztec’s Commission-Manager Government, explain your understanding of the role of an Aztec City Commissioner. A. An in-depth analysis of the Commission-Manager form of government is available on the New Mexico Municipal League (NMML)...

Answer/s from Mark E. Lewis, Candidate for City Commission, [email protected], (505) 330-6394

Q: What are your ideas for Aztecs economic diversification? A: I believe the city should encourage diversification by working with existing economic development agencies in San Juan County. We already have a diverse mix of small businesses and...

Aztec Senior-Community Center Happenings

• 1st Friday: Senior Birthday Party • Monday/Wednesday/Friday: Exercise Class • Tuesday: Square Dancing ~ ICAN • Wednesday: 1:00 Art Class (Resume in Fall) • Tuesday/Thursday: 1:00-4:00 Pinochle • 2nd and 4th Tuesday: Blood Pressure •...

Harleys Humor

One day a snake, a turtle and a centipede are having a party. After two cases of beer are gone, they needed more beer. So they discuss who’s going to go get the beer. The turtle says, “I will go, you both just wait here.” Two hours later, the...

Bloomfield- Polly M. (Gomez) Casaus

Polly M. (Gomez) Casaus, 79, of Bloomfield, passed away Monday, February 12, 2018. She was born December 15, 1938, in Pagosa Junction, Colorado to Jose Pablo Gomez and Matilda Gomez. Polly was a very selfless and caring person, and was always...

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