Proposition 115, an addition to the state’s statutes, has been put added to the ballot by signature gatherers. It would penalize doctors with a misdemeanor charge and a fine, and a temporary loss...
DATE: Sept. 5, 2020 |
One of the most significant questions on the November ballot is the creation of a paid family and medical leave enterprise within the state’s Department of Labor. Most employers and employees in...
DATE: Sept. 4, 2020 |
It is gospel among tennis fans fortunate enough to attend live tournaments, especially the Big Four majors, that some of the most interesting play often occurs in the early rounds, when several...
DATE: Sept. 3, 2020 |
Lately, when Durango City Council holds its regular meetings they are conducted remotely. Public comment is taken at the beginning of the meeting from residents and anyone else who cares to comment...
DATE: Sept. 2, 2020 |
Early in 2019, trains in and out of Paris were canceled and 2,000 people were evacuated from homes in the Porte de la Chapelle area after a thousand-pound bomb was found and detonated by police. It...
DATE: Sept. 1, 2020 |
At the beginning of 1967, Atlantic-label record producer Jerry Wexler had a brilliant idea: He would take Aretha Franklin, a 24-year-old vocalist who had languished commercially on the Columbia...
DATE: Aug. 31, 2020 |
Two-thirds of a million dollars in in-kind contributions so far, is being used to advocate cutting the state’s individual and corporate tax rates from 4.63% to 4.55%. With the damage done to payers...
DATE: Aug. 29, 2020 |
Our endorsements will continue, addressing the 11 questions and multiple candidates, on one or two print days a week through Sat., Oct. 24. They will also be posted on the Herald’s website, under...
DATE: Aug. 28, 2020 |
In what is the least impactful question on the November ballot, voters are being asked to make it quicker for new charities to organize bingo games and raffles for their fundraisers. Instead of...
When people show you who they are, believe them – for this wisdom we have to thank the late poet Maya Angelou, and Oprah Winfrey, who popularized it. It seems useful when we look at the anarchist...
DATE: Aug. 27, 2020 |
One cannot talk long about the liberation of Paris, which culminated on Aug. 25, 1944, without stumbling over the gargantuan figure of Charles de Gaulle, who would go on from that day to become the...
DATE: Aug. 24, 2020 |
There seems to be a growing consensus that the best way to deal with the coronavirus is with authority. Absent a true global authority, which may never be, we still look for this authority to be...
DATE: Aug. 21, 2020 |
The Ice Lake Fire started Monday west of Silverton.
Over 200 people took part in the Women's March on Saturdaythat started at the train station and ending at Buckley Park.
Animas Valley Balloon Rally lifts off Friday morning north of Durango.
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