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Report: Aztec High School shooter one of 13 ‘alt-right’ killers

William Edward Atchison, the 21-year-old who entered Aztec High School and killed two students before taking his own life in December, bore all the hallmarks of an increasing number of killers...

DATE: Feb. 7, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Candidates for Dolores Town Board and mayor announced

Candidates for four positions on the Dolores Town Board, the mayor and interim town manager were recently announced. Board candidates and the mayor will be chosen by voters during the April 3...

DATE: Feb. 7, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

New details emerge in Haycamp shooting

New details have emerged about an alleged slaying that took place on Haycamp Mesa the night of Jan. 2-3. Kevin Wade Folsom, 39, was arrested on Jan. 3 and later charged with first-degree murder in...

DATE: Feb. 7, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Cortez, Durango students share stories in weekend Talon Tales

Eight students from two high schools will share their stories of comedy and tragedy this weekend at Cortez’s Sunflower Theatre and the Durango Arts Center. “Talon Tales” is a student storytelling...

DATE: Feb. 7, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mesa Verde National Park offers guided hike Feb. 21

Mesa Verde National Park staff will teach guests about the winter adaptations of plants and animals in the Four Corners region during a free guided hike on Wednesday, Feb. 21. Camp guests will be...

DATE: Feb. 7, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

FBI agents, police search western Colorado funeral home

MONTROSE, Colo. — FBI agents and police have searched a western Colorado funeral home, but officials declined to say why. KKCO-TV in Grand Junction reports agents removed documents and other items...

DATE: Feb. 7, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Social workers in training get hands-on experience in Four Corners

Social work students must learn a variety of disciplines – public health, psychology and law, to name a few – but learning empathy and how to respect cultures may be one of the most important...

DATE: Feb. 6, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

In fight against opioid abuse, doctors in Southwest Colorado reduce prescriptions

Preventing opioid addiction can start in a doctor’s office, which is why hospitals and clinics across the region are cutting back on prescribing opioids such as codeine and oxycodone. More than...

DATE: Feb. 6, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

ICE says enforcement is now done by the book

Immigration enforcement in Colorado is much easier to understand and less micromanaged under President Trump, Denver’s chief immigration officer said in a rare interview. Jeffrey Lynch, Immigration...

DATE: Feb. 6, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Calligrapher charts “Pathways” to peace at Mancos Olio gallery

The next art show at Olio Restaurant and Gallery in Mancos will center on words, not pictures. Mancos calligraphy artist Beth Wheeler will open her show, titled “Pathways,” at the gallery on...

DATE: Feb. 6, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Meet the Mancos trustee candidates

In this year’s municipal election, five candidates are running for four open trustee positions on the Mancos town board. It is Mancos’s first contested election in several years, after five...

DATE: Feb. 6, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Dove Creek clinic recognized for quality care

The Dove Creek Community Health Clinic is one of six practices in Colorado to receive national recognition as a patient-centered medical home by the National Committee for Quality Assurance. To...

DATE: Feb. 6, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News