Political campaigns

How do candidates differ on conservation?

When it comes to conservation, energy, and many other issues, Donald Trump’s presidential campaign has been a lot of hat and not much cattle. But last week his son, Donald Trump Jr., offered some...

DATE: June 30, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

Groups want ‘big money’ out of politics

DENVER – As the latest quarterly presidential fundraising numbers were trickling in on Thursday, Colorado students and progressive groups called for campaign-finance reform. At the center of the...

DATE: Oct. 19, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

Steele camp attacks Nowlin

Just under six weeks away, the Montezuma County Sheriff's election has taken on a bitter tone. Supporters of write-in candidate Mike Steele have been conducting an email and social media campaign...

DATE: Sept. 23, 2014 | CATEGORY: MT - News

Steele supporters use social media, emails to attack Nowlin

The email and social media campaign by candidate Mike Steele and some supporters has reached across the Rockies and into New Mexico. Steele supporter Michael Gaddy said he told about 400 people via...

DATE: Sept. 23, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News

Defense attorney adds perspective

Three criminal defense attorneys who testified at a 2008 motions hearing that GOP sheriff candidate Steve Nowlin was dishonest were not expert witnesses. With 17 years of experience in criminal...

DATE: Sept. 22, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News

Steele camp attacks Nowlin

Just under six weeks away, the Montezuma County Sheriff’s election has taken on a bitter tone. Supporters of write-in candidate Mike Steele have been conducting an email and social media campaign...

DATE: Sept. 22, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News

Election finances tip in Tipton’s favor

Incumbent Scott Tipton has spent more campaign contributions this election year than his top challenger has received in donor contributions. According to the Federal Election Commission (FEC), the...

DATE: July 17, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News

Some campaigns run in red ink

Leading up to the June 24 GOP primary, Montezuma County Republican candidates have disbursed more than $30,000 on campaigns while collecting just over $20,000 from donors. In the sheriff's race,...

DATE: June 18, 2014 | CATEGORY: DS - News

Some campaigns running in red ink

Leading up to the June 24 GOP primary, Montezuma County Republican candidates have disbursed more than $30,000 on campaigns while collecting just over $20,000 from donors. In the sheriff's race,...

DATE: June 17, 2014 | CATEGORY: MT - News

Campaign spending surpasses donations

Leading up to the June 24 GOP primary, Montezuma County Republican candidates have disbursed more than $30,000 on campaigns while collecting just over $20,000 from donors. In the sheriff’s race,...

DATE: June 16, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News

Independent enters county clerk race

A lifelong resident of the area, Judy Marquez recently announced her candidacy for Montezuma County clerk and recorder. "I am seeking the office as an independent candidate," Marquez said. "I...

DATE: March 18, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News

County clerk race heats up

A lifelong resident of the area, Judy Marquez recently announced her candidacy for Montezuma County clerk and recorder. “I am seeking the office as an independent candidate,” Marquez said. “I...

DATE: March 17, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News