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Colorado scientists adjust to new pace under coronavirus

DENVER (AP) – COVID-19 has launched an unprecedented scope of businesses requiring remote work. However, some jobs just can’t be done remotely. In Colorado’s academic world, there’s a class of...

DATE: April 6, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

New Mexico TV stations to broadcast classes for K-5 students

ALBUQUERQUE – With New Mexico schools shut down for the rest of the school year because of the coronavirus outbreak, three public television stations on Monday will begin broadcasting class lessons...

DATE: April 6, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

New Mexico regulators push ahead as virus disaster declared

ALBUQUERQUE – While federal environmental regulators have waived enforcement on a range of legally mandated public health and environmental protections, New Mexico is marching ahead. Food...

DATE: April 6, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

Some Western Slope fire departments look at mergers because of volunteer drop

GRAND JUNCTION (AP) – Volunteer firefighters have to do more than ever before – more training, expanded responsibilities and an increasing number of calls, and without a salary to live on. Adding...

DATE: April 6, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

Clock ticking for citizen ballot measures, but campaigns paused for coronavirus

The coronavirus pandemic is making it harder for candidates and initiatives to qualify for the ballot in Colorado, and leading to concerns about disenfranchisement. The governor’s stay-at-home and...

DATE: April 6, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

Colorado’s efforts to scale up PPE production tangled in federal red tape

In a matter of weeks, hundreds of manufacturers across Colorado have suspended normal production of things like snowboards, outdoor gear and clothing to make personal protective equipment for...

DATE: April 6, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

Ute Mountain Casino and Hotel helps tribal food distribution efforts

The Ute Mountain Casino and Hotel might be closed, but it’s still been a busy space. The casino and hotel announced its temporary closure March 18 in response to the threat of coronavirus. But...

DATE: April 5, 2020 | UPDATED: 14 hours 10 minutes ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Five new cases of COVID-19 in Archuleta County

Five additional residents of Archuleta County have tested positive for COVID-19, according to San Juan Basin Public Health The five new cases come in addition to one case previously reported. All...

DATE: April 5, 2020 | UPDATED: 17 hours 38 minutes ago | CATEGORY: Local News

StoneAge secures hard-to-get N95 masks

Working with a Chinese distributor, StoneAge Water Blast Tools and Equipment has secured 1,000 hard-to-get N95 masks and is working to bring in other personal protective equipment for medical...

DATE: April 5, 2020 | UPDATED: 17 hours 38 minutes ago | CATEGORY: Local News

How candidates for U.S. House differ on health care, the economy, public lands

The coronavirus outbreak has put an end to the gladhanding and in-person town halls that have become a staple of political campaigns – at least for now. Gov. Jared Polis has signed an executive...

DATE: April 5, 2020 | UPDATED: 14 hours 16 minutes ago | CATEGORY: Local News

32 deaths at Colorado nursing homes, senior centers linked to coronavirus

The deaths of at least 32 residents of nursing homes and senior living centers in Colorado have been linked to the new coronavirus, including six fatalities at one Greeley facility and four at one...

DATE: April 4, 2020 | UPDATED: 1 day 15 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Critical COVID-19 Coverage

SATURDAY UPDATE: Two new positive COVID-19 cases in Montezuma County

The Montezuma County Public Health Department announced Saturday afternoon that two new positive COVID-19 cases have been identified in Montezuma County, for a total of eight confirmed positive...

DATE: April 4, 2020 | UPDATED: 1 day 17 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

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