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U.S. government plans to make good on 143-year-old land debt to Colorado

DENVER – The U.S. government wants to make good on a 143-year-old debt it has owed since Colorado became a state by transferring more than 23,000 acres of land and mineral rights to the Colorado...

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

New Mexico granting fewer cyanide bomb OKs for coyotes

SANTA FE – Records show New Mexico agricultural officials have approved fewer licenses for the use of cyanide bombs – a device deployed by ranchers to kill coyotes. The Santa Fe New Mexican ...

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

New Mexico detective facing DWI charges fired

The Associated Press LAS CRUCES, N.M. – A Las Cruces police detective arrested in October on drunken driving charges has been fired. Las Cruces police spokesman Dan Trujillo said Stephanie...

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

Study: Colorado homes near oil wells face lower values

DENVER – Colorado’s most active oil and gas drilling is happening near land that is also hosting some of the fastest housing construction in the state. Until now, it was hard to know what discount,...

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

Blueprint aims to buoy rural Colorado economies

Bridging the economic divide between the Front Range and rural Colorado could require millions in state investment for priorities such as transportation, renewable energy and high-speed internet. ...

DATE: Dec. 9, 2019 | UPDATED: 2 days 18 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Matt Taylor, leader at Durango tech giant Worldpay, to retire

Don’t call it a retirement, call it a new chapter in life. Matt Taylor, the 44-year-old Durangoan who has led a “fairy tale” life becoming perhaps the most significant player in diversifying...

DATE: Dec. 9, 2019 | UPDATED: 3 days 5 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

CU scientists seeing results of space mission

BOULDER (AP) – Scientists at the University of Colorado Boulder are already reaping the fruits of their participation in an ongoing space mission that is traveling faster and sailing closer to the...

DATE: Dec. 8, 2019 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Colorado National Monument raising its entry fee to $25

GRAND JUNCTION – Entry fees at Colorado National Monument are scheduled to increase by $5 effective Jan. 1. Entrance fees at the monument will increase to $25 for private vehicles, $20 for...

DATE: Dec. 8, 2019 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Snow, rain likely through Sunday

A wet slushy snow fell in Durango on Sunday morning with precipitation coming as rain in Cortez as a winter storm moved through Southwest Colorado. Snow is expected to last all day and into the...

DATE: Dec. 8, 2019 | UPDATED: 3 days 15 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Bayfield parents find new ways to address teen depression

Parents gathered last week at a Bayfield High School Conversation Cafe to learn how to spot signs of depression in their teenage kids – and how to reach out with success. In Colorado and around the...

DATE: Dec. 8, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

La Plata County planning board OKs new business in Grandview

A home will be demolished to make way for a new business in the Grandview area off U.S. Highway 160, east of Durango. The property owner, Georgia-based Leaf Properties, whose president is Doug...

DATE: Dec. 8, 2019 | UPDATED: 2 days 21 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Purgatory picked in Condé Nast Traveler 2019 Readers’ Choice Awards

Readers of Condé Nast Traveler demand quality from one of the country’s most prestigious and awarded magazine publishers – making its Readers’ Choice Awards a reasonably reliable travelers’...

DATE: Dec. 7, 2019 | UPDATED: 1 day 19 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

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