Colorado switchblade legalization awaits governor’s pen

DENVER — Switchblade knives are closer to being legal again in Colorado. The state House voted 59-6 Thursday to repeal the state’s prohibition of the folding knives with blades that pop out from...

DATE: March 11, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Hemp study for animal feed heads to Colorado governor

DENVER — Colorado livestock could be eating hemp under a bill that awaits the governor’s signature. The state House voted 63-0 Friday to direct the Colorado Department of Agriculture to study the...

DATE: March 11, 2017 | CATEGORY: Agriculture

Tomac wins fourth Supercross in six past races

TORONTO — Eli Tomac, of Cortez, Colorado, raced to his fourth Monster Energy AMA Supercross 450SX Class victory of the season Saturday night, beating second-place Ryan Dungey by 14.2 seconds at...

DATE: March 6, 2017 | CATEGORY: More Sports

Denver auctions off $59,000 worth of bison

DENVER – Denver’s annual bison auction reined in more than $59,000 for the city this year, the most in the event’s 32-year history. The Denver Post reports that officials from the city Parks and...

DATE: March 5, 2017 | CATEGORY: Agriculture

Ku Klux Klan recruiting members in Grand Junction

GRAND JUNCTION — A national campaign to recruit members to the Ku Klux Klan reached Grand Junction, with fliers distributed in at least three neighborhoods during the week of Valentine’s Day. The...

DATE: Feb. 27, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Tomac chases leader Dungey in Atlanta Supercross race

ATLANTA – Ryan Dungey raced to his second AMA Supercross victory of the season and 33rd overall 450SX Class win Saturday night at the Georgia Dome. The KTM star from Minnesota increased his lead in...

DATE: Feb. 27, 2017 | CATEGORY: More Sports

Judge blocks Fort Collins ban on topless women

DENVER – A Colorado judge has blocked a college town’s law against women going topless, saying the law is likely unconstitutional. U.S. District Judge R. Brooke Jackson said Tuesday that Fort...

DATE: Feb. 24, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

New Mexico city to appeal Commandments case to Supreme Court

BLOOMFIELD, N.M. — A New Mexico city will ask the U.S. Supreme Court to hear its appeal of a lower court ruling requiring the removal of a Ten Commandments monument outside City Hall. The Daily...

DATE: Feb. 17, 2017 | CATEGORY: Faith

Navajo Nation files $160 million claim over Gold King spill

WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. – The Navajo Nation has submitted a claim of more than $160 million in damages to the federal government over last year’s mine waste spill that fouled rivers in three Western...

DATE: Dec. 12, 2016 | CATEGORY: Business

Briefs

Gallup diocese nears $25M in settlement GALLUP, N.M. – As its bankruptcy case wraps up, the Diocese of Gallup has allocated millions of dollars to compensate victims of sexual abuse. At the...

DATE: June 1, 2016 | CATEGORY: Faith