News

BP and Halliburton fined in explosion near Durango

DENVER – BP and Halliburton have been fined for the fatal explosion at a natural-gas compression station in southwestern Colorado.One person was killed in the June 25, 2012, explosion 15 miles east...

DATE: Jan. 23, 2013 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Small quake shakes region

GRAND JUNCTION – A small earthquake was felt in western Colorado and southeastern Utah.Tom Burrows, who lives near the east entrance to Colorado National Monument, said he felt a couple of...

DATE: Jan. 23, 2013 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Fort Carson may see some changes ahead

DENVER – The Fort Carson region could gain up to 4,100 military and civilian jobs or lose up to 11,000 as the Army reduces its overall size, according to a study released Thursday.With the U.S....

DATE: Jan. 23, 2013 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Utah governor unveils outdoor recreation plan

SALT LAKE CITY – Gov. Gary Herbert unveiled his long-awaited vision for outdoor recreation in the state Wednesday, calling for the creation of a government office devoted solely to the topic and...

DATE: Jan. 23, 2013 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Pollution settles over Salt Lake

SALT LAKE CITY – Michelle Francis keeps one eye on Utah’s air-quality index and the other on her 9-year-old daughter’s chronic asthma these days. The air pollution is so awful in her Salt Lake City...

DATE: Jan. 23, 2013 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Aztec Ruins marks 90 years as monument

AZTEC – Aztec Ruins National Monument is celebrating its 90th year as part of the national park system.The site's designation as a monument on Jan. 24, 1923, was followed by extensive stabilization...

DATE: Jan. 22, 2013 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Artist’s Colorado project on hold

DENVER – Construction of the artist Christo’s proposed “Over the River” project in Colorado is on hold pending legal challenges, but Christo says his team is doing other work so he can one day...

DATE: Jan. 22, 2013 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Tribal status reduces sentence in assault case

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – An Arizona man serving 90 years in prison on assault and firearms charges will have that sentence significantly reduced after a federal appeals court ruled that prosecutors did...

DATE: Jan. 22, 2013 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Colorado civil unions near

DENVER – As a proposal to allow civil unions for gay couples is set to breeze through the Colorado Legislature, a larger battle looms over same-sex marriage. Senate Democrats stand poised to give...

DATE: Jan. 21, 2013 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Trade show will stay in Utah through 2016

SALT LAKE CITY – One of the world’s largest outdoor gear trade shows will remain in Salt Lake City through at least 2016. Outdoor Retailer, which kicks off its winter expo today, draws more than...

DATE: Jan. 21, 2013 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Colo. sheriff: Only courts can rule on gun control

DENVER – The Colorado sheriff whose county includes the movie theater where 12 people were shot and killed last year says law-enforcement officers have no right to ignore gun-control laws unless...

DATE: Jan. 21, 2013 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Report said N.M. teen had homicidal, suicidal thoughts

ALBUQUERQUE – The New Mexico teenager accused of fatally shooting his parents and three younger siblings told authorities he was annoyed with his mother and had been having homicidal and suicidal...

DATE: Jan. 20, 2013 | CATEGORY: Regional News

click here to add your event
Area Events
Directory Plus

Search Directory Plus

Find:
Where: