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Colorado sets record low with 2.5% unemployment in December

DENVER – Colorado’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate dipped to 2.5% in December, the lowest level in at least 44 years. An unemployment rate of 2.6% in October and November tied the previous...

DATE: Jan. 26, 2020 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Western New Mexico county developing DWI drug court

GALLUP, N.M. – A western New Mexico county is developing a new court aimed at helping people convicted of drunken driving and drug offenses, officials announced. McKinley County Magistrate Court is...

DATE: Jan. 26, 2020 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Two found dead in Colorado’s Rocky Mountain National Park

ESTES PARK – Two people were found dead in Rocky Mountain National Park in north-central Colorado, park officials said. Park Rangers had been notified about a suicidal person Friday afternoon and...

DATE: Jan. 25, 2020 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Fertility doc responds after being sued for using own sperm

GRAND JUNCTION – A Colorado fertility doctor who is being sued for allegedly using his own sperm to impregnate several women said the women don’t have a legal complaint because they requested...

DATE: Jan. 25, 2020 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Colorado’s December unemployment rate a historic low of 2.5%

DENVER – Colorado’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate fell one-tenth of a percentage point to a historic low of 2.5% in December, the Colorado Department of Labor and Employment said. The rate...

DATE: Jan. 25, 2020 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Navajo Nation purchases land that includes gravel pit

WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. – The Navajo Nation has purchased 1,250 acres of land that includes a gravel pit the tribe plans to use to obtain sand and gravel for roadwork and other projects. The Gallup...

DATE: Jan. 25, 2020 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Aurora residents on edge after rash of recent shootings

AURORA (AP) – Anyone who has called city hall in recent years has likely been greeted with Aurora’s proudest slogan: “The safest large city in Colorado.” But the number of murders in recent days...

DATE: Jan. 25, 2020 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Elections loom over Democrats on guns, marijuana, pensions

SANTA FE – Legislative elections and ideological divisions among Democrats are looming over major initiatives backed by Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham – from new gun restrictions to recreational...

DATE: Jan. 25, 2020 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Parts of Phoenix airport briefly evacuated; flights delayed

PHOENIX – Hundreds of travelers were temporarily evacuated from parts of Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport on Friday after American Airlines called police to deal with a disruptive female passenger,...

DATE: Jan. 25, 2020 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Man makes plea deal in connection with kidnapping, slaying

ALBUQUERQUE – A 33-year-old man pleaded guilty to kidnapping and conspiracy to kidnap in a case that involved the death of a man and the kidnapping of his friend, the Albuquerque Journal reported...

DATE: Jan. 25, 2020 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Survey shows wide support for reintroducing wolves in Colorado

A study released this week by Colorado State University researchers suggests a majority of Coloradans intend to vote for wolf reintroduction on November’s ballot. The online survey of 734 state...

DATE: Jan. 25, 2020 | UPDATED: 1 day 6 hours ago | CATEGORY: Regional News

Scientist pleads guilty to lying about China contact

ALBUQUERQUE – A scientist who once worked at a U.S. laboratory in New Mexico has pleaded guilty to lying about his involvement with a Chinese government technology program. Turab Lookman, 67,...

DATE: Jan. 24, 2020 | CATEGORY: Regional News

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