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Colorado ramps up efforts to keep track of parolees

DENVER – Colorado prison officials said Wednesday they’re ramping up efforts to monitor parolees and respond to problems with their electronic monitoring equipment after the slaying of the state’s...

DATE: April 9, 2013 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Sherman leaving U.S. Forest Service

GRAND JUNCTION – The Coloradan who served as undersecretary of natural resources and the environment at the U.S. Forest Service is leaving after a tumultuous four years when the agency battled ski...

DATE: April 8, 2013 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Baby Lake doing fine 5 months after exit procedure at birth

DENVER – Lake Annabelle Hall wouldn’t be alive today if doctors at Children’s Hospital of Colorado hadn’t operated on a cyst on her left lung before she was born.Doctors pulled her halfway out of...

DATE: April 8, 2013 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Students in bus crash have surgery

ALBUQUERQUE – A high school student injured in a northern New Mexico school-bus crash underwent surgery Tuesday to repair a broken jaw and another student was in surgery for a broken femur, a...

DATE: April 8, 2013 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Squawfish to stay on endangered species list

GRAND JUNCTION – One of four imperiled fish on the Colorado River will stay on the endangered species list at least another five years to ensure its numbers are rebounding.Colorado pikeminnows,...

DATE: April 7, 2013 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Fines a rare thing in Colo. drilling

FORT COLLINS – Colorado has issued few fines against natural-gas and oil companies that violate rules under a state law that prohibits any energy company from being fined more than $1,000 for a...

DATE: April 7, 2013 | CATEGORY: Regional News

N.M. school bus crashes, 1 dead, 9 students hurt

ALBUQUERQUE – A bus driver died and nine students were injured Monday when a school bus went off a road and lodged in an embankment in northern New Mexico, authorities said Monday.The driver died...

DATE: April 7, 2013 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Ariz. lawmakers: Gold is money

PHOENIX – The Republican-led Arizona Legislature has passed legislation making gold and silver legal tender, no different under state law than the U.S. dollar printed by the federal Treasury...

DATE: April 7, 2013 | CATEGORY: Regional News

N.M. pays $14M for highway repair

ALBUQUERQUE – The state of New Mexico has had to pay nearly $14 million in unexpected repair costs for a stretch of U.S. Highway 550 because of a liability limit that was included in a 20-year...

DATE: April 6, 2013 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Albuquerque police misconduct cases could cost over $12 million

ALBUQUERQUE – The potential taxpayer tab for misconduct cases involving Albuquerque police officers in 2013 is more than $12 million.That figure includes a $10.3 million jury award last month in a...

DATE: April 6, 2013 | CATEGORY: Regional News

CU’s conference scheduled to honor critic Roger Ebert

BOULDER – Organizers of University of Colorado’s Conference on World Affairs say they are planning a full slate of tributes throughout next week to honor film critic Roger Ebert, who died...

DATE: April 6, 2013 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Navajo Nation bill aims to remove attorney general

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The top legal official on the Navajo Nation is being targeted for removal from office because of his work on water rights and issues related to coal.Harrison Tsosie was appointed...

DATE: April 6, 2013 | CATEGORY: Regional News

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