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Pet of the Week

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Meet Manny!

Manny is a 2.5 month old domestic medium hair kitten. He is fully vetted and is an ABSOLUTE love bug.

He does extremely well with people, kids, and dogs. He is constantly purring and loves affection.

For more information about Manny, please call the Humane Society of McKinley County at

(505) 863-2616 or...

Pet of the Week

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Meet Roy!

Roy is a 1.5 year old neutered Labrador Retriever mix. He is up to date on all annual vaccinations and is adoption ready. He is the sweetest boy and always has a smile on his face!

Upon intake, Roy had an abscess on his face which has caused scarring, but has healed up wonderfully. He does great with other dogs and kittens. Roy is always so happy and full of energy! He loves being outdoors and definitely loves meeting new people.

For more information about Roy, please call the Humane Society of McKinley County at (505) 863-2616 or email them at
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Manuelito Children’s Home gears up for fundraiser

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Organization continues decades of supporting Wild Thing

Each July, Wild Thing Championship Bullriding rocks Gallup with a bevy of entertainment for the whole family. This year marks its 30th anniversary of bringing the number one open bull riding to the southwest.

Wild Thing couldn’t happen without its partners and sponsors. And there’s one local organization that always helps out and receives funding in return.

Manuelito Navajo Children’s Home has been synonymous with Wild Thing for the last 25 years and counting. Its long tradition began when MNCH first took shape on the west end of Gallup in Mentmore.

MNCH takes in children who come from all sorts of family situations. Some...

‘Close the Book on Cancer’ raises money for cancer research

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‘Asteroid City’ is worth a visit for Wes Anderson fans

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Running Time: 104 minutes

This movie from Focus Features opens exclusively in cinemas on Friday, June 23.

Writer/director Wes Anderson has been making eccentric and visually striking movies for a great many years now. The personal quirks present in his projects are so distinctive that just about everyone has a strong opinion about him. This reviewer met a random performer in the city this week. After mentioning that I attended a recent press screening of Asteroid City, the individual felt compelled to tell me why he wasn’t fond of the artist’s work. This rarely happens when you casually mention a movie director to a stranger.

On the off chance...

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