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Where have all the elk gone?

The future of elk in Southwest Colorado is in jeopardy. Over the past few years, herds in the region have been slowly dying off, and wildlife officials are concerned about the iconic ungulate’s...

DATE: Nov. 15, 2018 | UPDATED: 7 hours 3 minutes ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Man attempts to rob Subway in Durango; remains on the loose

A man suspected of attempting to rob a Subway sandwich shop Wednesday evening on north Main Avenue – an incident that sparked an hourslong search in north Durango – remained on the loose Thursday. ...

DATE: Nov. 15, 2018 | UPDATED: 1 day 6 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Dolores trustees appoint Cody Folsom to board

During a regular meeting Tuesday night, the Dolores Board of Trustees approved the appointment of Cody Folsom to the board. Folsom is filling a vacancy that opened in October with the resignation...

DATE: Nov. 15, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

The Mancos Valley Chorus is coming to Cortez

As it enters its 21st year, the Mancos Valley Chorus is preparing for its winter concert schedule, which will bring the group through the Montezuma-Cortez High School, Mancos United Methodist...

DATE: Nov. 15, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

What’s new on Southwest Colorado’s slopes

James Coleman, owner of Mountain Capital Partners, the owner of Purgatory and Hesperus ski areas, is probably the happiest person in Durango to see 2018 in the rearview mirror given the paucity of...

DATE: Nov. 15, 2018 | UPDATED: 1 day 6 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Treatment is changing to prevent opioid addiction

After Durangoan Florence Paillard had surgery on a herniated disk in her back last month, her doctor prescribed Tramadol, an opioid, without any refills. The limited prescription is evidence of...

DATE: Nov. 15, 2018 | UPDATED: 1 day 6 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Hazmat rollover closes U.S. Highway 550 south of Silverton

The Colorado State Patrol is investigating a single-vehicle semitrailer rollover on U.S. Highway 550 at milepost 69.8 that has closed the highway between milepost 50 at the bottom of Coal Bank Pass...

DATE: Nov. 15, 2018 | UPDATED: 1 day 6 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Two-vehicle crash kills pickup driver south of Cortez

The Colorado State Patrol is investigating a two-vehicle crash that resulted in one death on U.S. Highway 491. About 7:35 p.m. Wednesday, a black 2011 Dodge pickup was northbound toward Cortez on...

DATE: Nov. 15, 2018 | UPDATED: 1 day 6 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Survey: Cortez residents support fiber, are unhappy with internet speeds

Cortez has received the results of a residential broadband survey , but there are still plenty of unanswered questions regarding how the city will move forward. Telecom specialists at CCG...

DATE: Nov. 14, 2018 | UPDATED: 1 day 6 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Federal agents review Dolores school safety

At the invitation of Montezuma County Sheriff Steve Nowlin, agents from the Department of Homeland Security and the U.S. Secret Service visited the Dolores School District RE-4A at the end of...

DATE: Nov. 14, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Who pays for the culvert? MVIC seeking judgment against county

Montezuma Valley Irrigation Co. is seeking a court judgment in a dispute with the Montezuma County Board of Commissioners over which entity has the responsibility to pay for a replacement culvert....

DATE: Nov. 14, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Newcomer Jena Griswold plans a fast start as next secretary of state

Democrat Jena Griswold, the attorney and first-time candidate who unseated Secretary of State Wayne Williams atop a blue wave that won up and down Colorado’s ballot, says she knew she had a chance...

DATE: Nov. 14, 2018 | UPDATED: 1 day 6 hours ago | CATEGORY: State Nation World

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