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Search underway for person swept away in high alpine creek

A search and rescue mission remained underway late Friday in the San Juan Mountains outside Silverton for someone who was swept away in a high-alpine creek while Jeep touring the backcountry....

DATE: June 28, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Colorado candidates take aim at front-runners in presidential debate

Colorado Sen. Michael Bennet and former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper took to the Democratic presidential debate stage Thursday night to try to reel in former Vice President Joe Biden from a...

DATE: June 28, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Ignacio pipes crack under pressure

IGNACIO – At the end of May, old irrigation pipes burst in Ignacio after the town tried to pressurize the system, sending water up through cracks in asphalt and creating sinkholes underneath roads....

DATE: June 28, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Colorado wilderness bill passes committee in partisan vote

WASHINGTON – Democrats in the U.S. House Natural Resources Committee passed a sweeping Colorado wilderness bill this week in a vote along party lines. The bill will head to the House floor, where...

DATE: June 27, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Drones used for aerial ignition on Doe Canyon Fire

Drone technology is being used to manage the Doe Canyon Fire burning on the San Juan National Forest southeast of Dove Creek. Most of the fire is being allowed to burn naturally to reduce buildup...

DATE: June 27, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Bayfield man found dead 9 days after fiancée went missing in river

Law enforcement has identified a man found dead Monday near Vallecito Reservoir as Scott Wiebe, 39, of Bayfield. The cause of death remained unknown as of Thursday, said Chris Burke, spokesman for...

DATE: June 27, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Durango’s wastewater treatment plant behind schedule

The city of Durango’s most expensive construction project, which has been on time and on budget for almost two years, has fallen behind schedule. But it isn’t for lack of progress; rather, it’s...

DATE: June 27, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Ticks likely to thrive in cool, wet conditions

This year’s cool, wet spring likely made life comfortable for ticks across the state and increased the chances of encountering one of the disease-carrying insects in Southwest Colorado. Already the...

DATE: June 27, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Man thrown from horse requires helicopter transport to Mercy

A longtime Pine River Valley resident is expected to recover after being thrown from a horse last weekend, suffering injuries that required helicopter transport to Mercy Regional Medical Center....

DATE: June 27, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Woman who died rafting San Juan River is identified

A woman who died on a commercial rafting trip last week on the San Juan River north of Pagosa Springs has been identified as a 43-year-old mother of three who was on vacation with her family from...

DATE: June 27, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

‘Voice’ winner Chevel Shepherd heading to Durango

When Farmington high school student Chevel Shepherd won Season 15 of the television singing competition show “The Voice,” she won the grand prize of $100,000 and a recording contract with Universal...

DATE: June 27, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Group wants grizzly bears restored to more U.S. states

BILLINGS, Mont. – Wildlife advocates are seeking a court order that would force U.S. officials to consider if grizzly bears should be restored to more Western states after the animals’ resurgence...

DATE: June 27, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

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