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State budget facing $1.4B shortfall

DENVER - State economists delivered crushing news to lawmakers Friday, predicting a deeper, longer recession and the need for dramatic budget cuts."In December, we had expected a pretty mild...

DATE: March 21, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Administration changes policies on release of federal information

WASHINGTON - The Obama administration advised federal agencies Thursday to release their records and information to the public unless foreseeable harm would result.Attorney General Eric Holder...

DATE: March 20, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

A change in the cards

DATE: March 20, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Pipeline project begins

Work has begun west of Durango on U.S. Highway 160 to install a 4.6-mile natural-gas pipeline from Lake Durango Drive to the Durango city limits.Atmos Energy is required to relocate an existing...

DATE: March 20, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

State lawmakers start planning for stimulus money

DENVER - It's harder than it sounds to spend $3 billion, even for the government.State lawmakers are beginning to grapple with the flood of money that will arrive soon from the economic stimulus...

DATE: March 19, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Campus runway

DATE: March 19, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

FLC alumnus seeks to lead state GOP

Fort Lewis College graduate Tom C. Stone is running for the chairmanship of the Colorado Republican Party - a party, he said, that would benefit from his organized leadership style and deeply-set...

DATE: March 19, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Oil and gas commission provides training on new rules

Area gas and oil operators received intensive training Thursday on new regulations set to go into effect in just a couple of weeks.The new rules were drawn up after legislation was passed in 2007...

DATE: March 19, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

San Juan Basin to see changes

San Juan Basin Health Department is facing reorganization under a bill passed last year by the Colorado Legislature.The bill, the Public Health Reorganization Act, is aimed at streamlining and...

DATE: March 19, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Group hires health-care manager

An experienced health-care manager from Wisconsin has been hired for 18 months to find a solution to the shortage of primary-care providers in La Plata County.Julie Thompson, a division...

DATE: March 19, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Durango youth win hockey title

By Garrett AndrewsHerald Staff WriterHe was unmistakable.The Steamers each recognized Joe Sakic immediately and swarmed him when he entered their locker room in the Edge Ice Arena in Denver before...

DATE: March 19, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Movie theaters to get changes

The Trans-Lux High Five Cinema, located near the Durango Mall, will be renamed Storyteller Theatre and several upgrades will go into the seven-screen movie house, including two new screens...

DATE: March 19, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

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