News

Federal workers in Denver protest shutdown

Nathan Wiser, who monitors water quality for the Environmental Protection Agency in Denver, has been unable to go to work for 20 days due to the partial government shutdown. So on Thursday...

DATE: Jan. 11, 2019 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Colorado judge resigns after panel finds impropriety

The Associated Press DENVER – A Colorado Appeals Court judge has resigned after a discipline review panel found three judicial code violations, including referring to a fellow Appeals Court judge...

DATE: Jan. 11, 2019 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Federal workers get $0 pay stubs as shutdown drags on

OGDEN, Utah – Federal workers received pay stubs Friday with nothing but zeroes on them as the effects of the government shutdown hit home, deepening anxieties about mortgage payments and unpaid...

DATE: Jan. 11, 2019 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Colorado governor pushes local controls on oil-gas decisions

DENVER – Heads up, oil and gas executives. New Colorado Gov. Jared Polis made it clear Thursday he intends to grant more local control in decisions about where and how the state’s $32 billion oil...

DATE: Jan. 10, 2019 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Colorado attorney general plans legal action against Trump administration

DENVER – Colorado’s new attorney general laid out his plans to take legal action against the Trump administration. The Colorado Sun reports Phil Weiser on Wednesday said his priority is to sign...

DATE: Jan. 10, 2019 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Road construction worker struck and killed in Colorado

BRIGHTON – The Colorado State Patrol says a construction worker has died after being hit by a vehicle. The patrol says the worker was a flagger at a project in Adams County when the worker was hit...

DATE: Jan. 10, 2019 | CATEGORY: Regional News

AstraZeneca laying off more than 200 workers in Colorado

BOULDER – A biopharmaceutical company is laying off more than 200 employees in Colorado. The Daily Camera reports the Colorado Department of Labor and Employment’s website has published...

DATE: Jan. 10, 2019 | CATEGORY: Regional News

New Mexico to participate in early food stamps option

SANTA FE – The New Mexico Human Services Department says it will participate in a federal waiver option that will clear the way for benefits under the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, or...

DATE: Jan. 10, 2019 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Glitch causes Colorado DMV to overcharge 100,000 drivers

DENVER – Officials say a computer glitch caused the Colorado Division of Motor Vehicles to overcharge about 100,000 drivers for vehicle registration renewals last month. DMV spokeswoman Sarah...

DATE: Jan. 10, 2019 | CATEGORY: Regional News

New Mexico eases unemployment benefits rule because of shutdown

SANTA FE – The federal government’s partial shutdown has prompted New Mexico to waive the unemployment insurance rule’s requirement that applicants search for work. The Department of Workforce...

DATE: Jan. 10, 2019 | CATEGORY: Regional News

New Mexico school named after Dolores Huerta faces closure

LAS CRUCES, N.M. – A New Mexico charter school named after civil rights leader Dolores Huerta is facing closure over poor performance. The Las Cruces Sun-News reports the New Mexico Public...

DATE: Jan. 9, 2019 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Lawsuit: Mormon Church failed to keep child safe from abuse

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Another member of the Navajo Nation is suing the Mormon church, saying he was abused in a now-defunct program that sent children into foster care for the school year. Unlike...

DATE: Jan. 9, 2019 | CATEGORY: Regional News

click here to add your event
Area Events
Directory Plus

Search Directory Plus

Find:
Where: