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Officials consider plan for public toilet in Santa Fe

SANTA FE – City officials are considering installing a public toilet in downtown Santa Fe – an area that officials say lacks public restrooms, leaving local businesses to cater to tourists’ going...

DATE: Jan. 9, 2018 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Tiny home village relocates in Denver’s arts district

DENVER – A tiny home village in Denver’s RiNo Arts district has moved about 200 feet from its original location. KMGH-TV reported Saturday that the Beloved Community Village had to move because of...

DATE: Jan. 9, 2018 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Taking a look at what didn’t happen this week

A roundup of some of the most popular, but completely untrue, headlines of the week. None of these stories are legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press...

DATE: Jan. 5, 2018 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

With Colorado in mind, Gardner stands up to Trump

WASHINGTON – For Republicans who have found themselves at odds with President Donald Trump or his policies, there have generally been just two options: buckle, as former deficit hawks did on the...

DATE: Jan. 5, 2018 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Colorado U.S. prosecutor: No change after Sessions’ pot shift

DENVER – Colorado’s top federal prosecutor said his office won’t alter its approach to enforcing marijuana crimes after U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions withdrew a policy Thursday that allowed...

DATE: Jan. 4, 2018 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

VA document says Colorado gunman had fled mental ward

DENVER – A Veterans Affairs document obtained by The Associated Press says the gunman who killed a Colorado sheriff’s deputy escaped from the mental health ward of a VA hospital in Wyoming in 2014...

DATE: Jan. 3, 2018 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Study: The average Colorado low-wage worker is 34 years old

VAIL – A think tank says the average age of a low-wage worker in Colorado is 34 and many are female minorities. The Vail Daily reports that a study by the Colorado Fiscal Institute finds that more...

DATE: Jan. 3, 2018 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Sports Authority Field signs coming down at Broncos stadium

DENVER – Sports Authority Field signs will be coming down soon but the home of the Denver Broncos isn’t getting a new name yet. Broncos CEO Joe Ellis said Tuesday that the stadium signs will be...

DATE: Jan. 3, 2018 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Navajo Nation’s economic development director steps down

WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. – The director of the Navajo Nation’s Division of Economic Development has stepped down. Tribal officials say Crystal Deschinny left the job Tuesday for personal reasons....

DATE: Jan. 3, 2018 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Officials try to stop spread of chickenpox in New Mexico prison

CHAPARRAL, N.M. – State officials say two inmates at a southern New Mexico prison have come down with chickenpox, and authorities are trying to limit the varicella virus that causes illness from...

DATE: Jan. 3, 2018 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Grandmother gets 7 years in prison for injuring grandson

DENVER – A 57-year-old Colorado grandmother has been sentenced to seven years in prison for causing her 6-month-old grandson to suffer a brain injury. Rebecca Laca of Denver pleaded guilty in...

DATE: Jan. 2, 2018 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Elderly New Mexico woman’s home broken into 5 times

ALBUQUERQUE – The home of an elderly Albuquerque woman hospitalized for a week has been reportedly burglarized at least five times, highlighting the city’s rising crime rates. Albuquerque police...

DATE: Jan. 2, 2018 | CATEGORY: Nation & World