All eyes are focused on Washington this week as the United States inaugurates a new president, one who has promised to point the country in a different direction. And in welcome proof that this is...
DATE: Jan. 19, 2009 |
DATE: Jan. 18, 2009 |
George W. Bush's presidency was dealt two blows: The attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, and the still unfolding collapse of the world economy. The former occurred eight months into his presidency, and the...
Just out of the gate for its 2009 session, the U.S. Senate has made quick work in passing an omnibus lands bill that has much to like in the protections it offers public lands across the country...
DATE: Jan. 16, 2009 |
I have only one question about Israel's military operation in Gaza: What is the goal? Is it the education of Hamas or the eradication of Hamas? I hope that it's the education of Hamas. Let me...
DATE: Jan. 15, 2009 |
The Colorado Legislature will consider a measure this session that would limit drivers' use of cell phones. With studies showing that driving while distracted by the devices compromises safety,...
DATE: Jan. 13, 2009 |
DATE: Jan. 12, 2009 |
The list of would-be replacements for Sen. Ken Salazar, President-elect Barack Obama's pick to be secretary of the interior, was lengthy and distinguished, with U.S. representatives, current and...
The death of Craig Westberg last week was a tragedy for his family and a loss to the community. The best that can be said of it is that he died with his loving family at his side. We all hope for...
DATE: Jan. 11, 2009 |
The 2020 La Plata County Fair on Saturday at the fiargrounds.
Swines shine Friday at the La Plata County Fair.
While some communities canceled their county or state fairs because of the coronavirus pandemic, La Plata County’s approach was to focus on 4-H and Future Farmers of America livestock shows, and the Junior Auction.
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