WASHINGTON – Just because Donald Trump isn’t qualified to be president – and just because much of his agenda is hateful and undesirable – doesn’t mean that everything he says is automatically...
DATE: Sept. 12, 2016 |
By Mike Chiropolos It’s no secret that the Colorado River is the lifeblood of the Southwest, supplying water to 40 million people across seven states and Mexico. The river is also the economic...
DATE: Sept. 8, 2016 |
WASHINGTON — Forget the “gig economy” – at least for now. On Labor Day 2016, we are in the midst of a historic transformation of the American job market. Popular attention focuses on Uber and...
DATE: Sept. 5, 2016 |
Mayor Sheek’s recent piece in The Journal (Aug. 25) assures us that Connect4 is moving forward. Technical information that’s been presented on the website mentions Google’s fiber-to-the-home...
The main objective of the Veterans Service Office is to provide prevention, protection, advocacy and support services to veterans and their families so they can maximize their quality of life,...
DATE: Aug. 12, 2016 |
The Affordable Care Act – Obamacare to some – is a perennial target of Republicans. But at the GOP presidential debate in Milwaukee, Carly Fiorina made a particularly strong statement about the...
DATE: Dec. 2, 2015 |
The three Democratic presidential candidates faced off on the second debate Saturday night. Former Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley said that in President Ronald Reagan’s first term, the highest...
DATE: Nov. 20, 2015 |
Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders introduced himself as an advocate for middle-class workers who wants to redirect funding from the criminal justice system and into education and jobs for minorities....
DATE: Oct. 22, 2015 |
House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy suggested last week that Congress’ current investigation into the 2012 terrorist attacks in Benghazi, Libya, is a political move against Hillary Clinton, and...
DATE: Oct. 15, 2015 |
I liked the hedge around the Catholic church, but I like even better the wrought-iron fencing. Some interesting things happened as the new year dawned four years ago. The Mancos Valley Chamber of...
Rep. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, who chairs the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, sparred with Planned Parenthood president Cecile Richards during a high-profile hearing on Sept. 29. One...
DATE: Oct. 8, 2015 |
Although I’ve only been in Mancos for four years now, I’ve grown a deep appreciation and love for the community and am proud to call it my home. As a librarian and lover of history, The Mancos...
DATE: Oct. 1, 2015 |
If it seems like the fall colors are starting early this year, you're right.
Durango High School football defeats Bayfield High School on Friday night at DHS.
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