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Auto dealer back in court

By Shane BenjaminHerald Staff WriterProsecutors on Thursday filed nine felony theft charges against Roger W. Francisco, the embattled Durango used car dealer who fell behind on consignment...

DATE: June 5, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Roberts to seek Senate seat

Rep. Ellen Roberts formally announced her intent to run for Jim Isgar's state Senate seat in 2010 on Thursday at the monthly meeting of the La Plata County Republicans at the La Plata County...

DATE: June 5, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Conservationist ponders bid

DENVER - A Durango Democrat has his eye on the House seat Ellen Roberts will vacate for her state Senate run.Brian O'Donnell, executive director of the National Conservation System Foundation, said...

DATE: June 5, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Retired businessman eyes seat

Following Rep. Ellen Roberts' announcement that she would run for the state senate in 2010, retired businessman Lew Webb declared his intent to seek her vacated seat at Thursday's monthly meeting...

DATE: June 5, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Armagrillo

DATE: June 5, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Democrats want to know what's in fracturing fluids

Two Colorado Democrats want Congress to require gas and oil companies to disclose the contents of their hydraulic fracturing fluids.Rep. Diana DeGette, D-Denver, said Thursday she will introduce a...

DATE: June 5, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

New dam chief puts emphasis on efficiency

BOULDER - President Barack Obama's "change" theme applies even to the Bureau of Reclamation, the agency's new chief said Thursday.Once known for a single-minded focus on building dams, Reclamation...

DATE: June 5, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Pact secures Vallecito recreation

Recreation at Vallecito Reservoir is secure for the next 25 years with an announcement this week that the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation and the Pine River Irrigation District have signed a new...

DATE: June 5, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Ritter signs repeal of budget limit

DENVER - Gov. Bill Ritter signed the repeal of a controversial budget law Wednesday, an act that budget reformers hope will be the first step in a full rewrite of Colorado's fiscal policy.Senate...

DATE: June 4, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Tennis, anyone?

DATE: June 4, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Obama's Cairo speech can be both empowering, disturbing

During a telephone interview Tuesday with President Barack Obama about his speech to Arabs and Muslims in Cairo today, I got to tell the president my favorite Middle East joke. It gave him a good...

DATE: June 4, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Discovery Museum lands $100,000 grant

The Durango Discovery Museum announced Wednesday that it has received grants from the Gates Family Foundation and the National Trust for Historic Preservation to help complete development of the...

DATE: June 4, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

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