San Miguel County

Catlin brings ‘momentum’ to House 58 seat

Republican Marc Catlin is running to keep his 58th District House of Representative seat in the Colorado Legislature. The district includes Montezuma, Dolores, San Miguel and Montrose counties....

DATE: Jan. 11, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Congress moves a step closer to naming peaks after Norwood climbers

A bill to name two 13,000-foot peaks in the Wilson Range in memory of two mountaineers from Norwood has passed the U.S. House by a vote of 409-0. Introduced by U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton (R-Cortez) the...

DATE: Dec. 20, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Desert bighorn management in Dolores River Canyon is reviewed

Colorado Parks and Wildlife is seeking public input on a new management plan for desert bighorn sheep in the lower Dolores River Canyon. An estimated 175 desert bighorns inhabit the Dolores River...

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

Enviros and San Miguel County sue to protect sage grouse

Three environmental groups, along with San Miguel County, have filed a lawsuit against the Bureau of Land Management alleging improper approval of oil and gas lease sales near the threatened...

DATE: Oct. 17, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Motorcyclist survives night in storm after Egnar crash

EGNAR — A 31-year-old Florida man was found early Monday morning in a shed near the Dolores River after a motorcycle accident and a four-hour search involving multiple law enforcement agencies,...

DATE: March 6, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Drilling proposed north of Dolores

The Bureau of Land Management will offer 17 parcels totaling 17,632 acres in the Tres Rios Field Office at its Feb. 9, 2017, quarterly oil and gas lease sale. The BLM will hold the lease sale...

DATE: Dec. 21, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

Boy, 7, killed in San Miguel County crash

A 7-year-old Norwood boy was killed and three other people were seriously injured Sunday evening in a single-vehicle crash in San Miguel Canyon near Norwood, according to a release from the San...

DATE: Aug. 24, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

Durango woman dies, Mancos man injured in motorcycle crash

A 60-year-old Durango woman died and a 64-year-old Mancos man was critically injured in a motorcycle crash Sunday afternoon on Colorado Highway 145 near Telluride, according to the San Miguel...

DATE: July 18, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

Woman is revived after going overboard in San Miguel River

A raft accident on the San Miguel River Tuesday morning caused a Texas woman to go overboard, triggering a dramatic rescue and CPR by a guide to revive her, according to the San Miguel County...

DATE: June 8, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

Body of skier found; helicopter crashes during search

The body of a New Mexico man was discovered Saturday near Lizard Head Pass by the San Miguel County Sheriff’s Office. During the search, a helicopter carrying four people lost power and crashed. No...

DATE: May 5, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News