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Bear binge

DATE: July 9, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Bayfield votes to put money in local bank

The town of Bayfield will move about $1 million to $2 million from its investment account with the Colorado Local Government Liquid Asset Trust to the Pine River Valley Bank to receive higher...

DATE: July 9, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Housing agency seeks stimulus money

The Regional Housing Alliance is seeking $2.65 million in federal stimulus money to create affordable housing from property in or at risk of foreclosure in the Bayfield area.The alliance in...

DATE: July 9, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Sotomayor critics step up rhetoric

WASHINGTON - Conservatives stepped up their criticism of Supreme Court nominee Sonia Sotomayor on Tuesday, but it was unclear how far Senate Republicans were willing to go to create bumps in what...

DATE: July 8, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Honduras welcomes naming of mediator president as mediator

TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras - Showing more flexibility, Honduras' interim government on Tuesday backed the appointment of a high-profile mediator for negotiations and softened its stance on prosecuting a...

DATE: July 8, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

16-year-old found dead

A 16-year-old was found dead Monday morning at his house on County Road 223 and D Bar K Drive, several miles northeast of Elmore's Corner.The teenager's father found him in his bedroom and then...

DATE: July 8, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Motorcycle accident sends man to hospital

A Tri-State Care Flight helicopter transported at least one person to a regional medical facility Saturday afternoon after a motorcycle crash on U.S. Highway 550 near Bondad.Authorities on Tuesday...

DATE: July 8, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Summer sale

DATE: July 8, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Woman rescued from forest

Emergency personnel airlifted an injured woman from Chicago Basin on Monday to Mercy Regional Medical Center.The woman was "seriously injured" by falling rocks while hiking in the area, said Butch...

DATE: July 8, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Silverton's holiday quieter this year

Thousands of people descended on Silverton over Fourth of July weekend, but the talk early this week wasn't of lawlessness but of a Good Samaritan.On Saturday, 19-year-old Sean Simpson of Durango...

DATE: July 8, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Leaping for lunch

DATE: July 8, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

San Juan River flows set to increase today

Declining river flows in the San Juan Basin are leading the Bureau of Reclamation to increase water releases from Navajo Reservoir to 800 cubic feet per second.The bureau releases water to maintain...

DATE: July 8, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News