City of Gallup

The U.S. Bureau of Reclamation has awarded more than $45 million to a Phoenix-based contractor to construct water-pumping plants on the Navajo Nation.

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A New Mexico hospital on the edge of the Navajo Nation and that became overwhelmed by the COVID-19 pandemic is trying to regroup with new leadership.

The U.S. Interior Department has awarded a nearly $84 million contract for a water pipeline in northwestern New Mexico.