Position: Herald Staff Writer

Ellen Roberts resigns from state Senate; Coram eyes position

Republican state Sen. Ellen Roberts of Durango announced Sunday that she is resigning to focus more on family and her private law practice.Her move is likely to set into motion shifts within the...

DATE: Oct. 16, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

Pot tax wins in county

DENVER – A statewide ballot question asking Colorado voters to allow the state to retain marijuana tax revenues passed easily Tuesday night. In Montezuma County, Proposition BB passed 69.2 percent...

DATE: Nov. 4, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

New rules may open door to Denver TV

DENVER - Recent action by the Federal Communications Commission could pave the way for Denver television in Cortez. The commission last week adopted new rules that address the so-called "orphan...

DATE: Sept. 8, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

A door to Denver TV opens

DENVER – Recent action by the Federal Communications Commission could pave the way for Denver television in Cortez. The commission last week adopted new rules that address the so-called “orphan...

DATE: Sept. 7, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

Some shops already hurt by river pollution

Businesses that rely on the Animas River to drive seasonal operations say the true impacts from the contamination may not be felt for months to come. Andy Corra, an owner of Durango-based 4 Corners...

DATE: Aug. 11, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News