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Southwest Colorado could see precipitation this weekend

Southwest Colorado could see precipitation this weekend, but the throes of winter still seem to be at bay for the foreseeable future. According to the National Weather Service in Grand Junction,...

DATE: Nov. 29, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Details emerge in armed carjacking at Fort Lewis College

More details emerged Wednesday about an armed carjacking reported earlier this week at Fort Lewis College, but according to law enforcement, the suspect remains at large. “Fort Lewis and Durango...

DATE: Nov. 29, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Condor group wants to get more hunters to avoid lead bullets

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – An effort to bring one of the world’s largest birds back from the brink of extinction is expanding after northern Arizona and southern Utah found some success in getting deer...

DATE: Nov. 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Sen. Bennet says Senate Republicans’ tax plan ‘fundamentally flawed’

WASHINGTON – Sen. Michael Bennet sharply criticized Senate Republicans’ proposed tax bill for catering to the wealthy and shortchanging the middle class. Bennet, D-Colo., fielded questions during a...

DATE: Nov. 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Forest seeks comments on Boggy Draw trail plan

The Dolores Ranger District is accepting public comments on a preliminary environmental assessment for the Boggy Draw Trails expansion project. The project would add about 25 miles of nonmotorized...

DATE: Nov. 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Police: 1 student made threats that closed Telluride school

TELLURIDE – One student was responsible for threatening a “Columbine-style” attack at a high school in the Rocky Mountain resort town of Telluride, authorities said as classes resumed Tuesday....

DATE: Nov. 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos grange to host cottage food seminar

A seminar about food production will be offered from 1 to 5 p.m. Dec. 13 at Mt. Lookout Grange, 680 Grand Ave., in Mancos. Participants will learn about cottage food bill updates, commercial...

DATE: Nov. 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

House sitter involved in Cortez ID theft cases dies

A Cortez house sitter involved in several identity theft cases was found dead in her home on Nov. 21, according to police. Montezuma County Coroner George Deavers said the cause of death had not...

DATE: Nov. 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

President Trump to visit Utah on Monday

President Donald Trump will travel to Utah on Monday to lay out his plans to cut the size of Bears Ears and Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monuments, according to individuals briefed on the...

DATE: Nov. 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Dolores School Board swears in two new directors

Two new members were sworn on the Dolores School Board on Monday night. Casey McClellan and Kay Phelps both won their new seats on the board in the Nov. 7 election. “It feels great. I am happy to...

DATE: Nov. 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Dolores will elect mayor, four trustees on April 3

Dolores residents will elect four town trustees and the mayor in an April 3 election. The election will be conducted via mailed ballots. The mayoral candidate receiving the highest number of votes...

DATE: Nov. 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

A new way to track our mental health indicators

Mental Health Colorado, a statewide nonprofit, is making it easier to track depression, suicide, opioid overdoses and other regional mental health indicators. “Our goal is to equip individuals with...

DATE: Nov. 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News