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1 killed in Colorado asphalt plant accident

GREELEY – Authorities say one person has died in an accident at an asphalt plant in northeast Colorado. The Greeley Tribune reports that the firefighters responded about 9 p.m. Tuesday to the...

DATE: June 19, 2019 | CATEGORY: Regional News

About 1,500 people in Animas Valley lose electricity

More than 1,500 homes and businesses in the Animas Valley were without electricity Wednesday, but power had been restored by 4 p.m. Indiana Reed, La Plata Electric Association spokeswoman, said...

DATE: June 19, 2019 | UPDATED: 4 days 14 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Democrats make early bid to unseat Tipton with misleading ad

Rep. Scott Tipton, R-Cortez, may have won re-election to the U.S. House less than a year ago, but Democrats have already started campaigning for his seat in the 2020 election. The Democratic...

DATE: June 19, 2019 | UPDATED: 4 days 14 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

The Blotter

Durango Police Tuesday 8:13 a.m. Someone in a vehicle hit a 34-year-old bicyclist, who sustained injuries to his left leg. 10:42 a.m. Someone was hiding under a man’s truck in Town Plaza. 5:02...

DATE: June 19, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Bayfield farmers market to launch Thursday

BAYFIELD – Bayfield will launch its third annual downtown farmers market Thursday, and despite concerns about vendor participation earlier this year, organizers hope for a successful summer. The...

DATE: June 19, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Durango sales, lodgers taxes dip during snowy March

A wet winter and spring brought skiers and snowboarders flocking to Purgatory Resort, but the snow did not translate into an increase in sales and lodgers taxes in March for the city of Durango, a...

DATE: June 19, 2019 | UPDATED: 4 days 14 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

For one week, Durango challenges residents to find a clean commute

The city of Durango has added new events to its Clean Commute Week, which celebrates clean modes of transportation. This year, Clean Commute Week will run from Saturday to June 27 and feature new...

DATE: June 19, 2019 | UPDATED: 4 days 14 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Senate panel focuses on missing, slain indigenous women

ALBUQUERQUE – A key congressional committee is holding a hearing on a slate of legislation aimed at addressing the deaths and disappearances of Native American women. The bills before the U.S....

DATE: June 19, 2019 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Wood manufacturer announces plan for mill near Dolores

A new wood manufacturing plant is being planned on property southwest of Dolores. Jeff Bunnell of Iron Wood Group LLC said the company is refurbishing a warehouse on Road T in Montezuma County that...

DATE: June 19, 2019 | CATEGORY: Business

10-year-old Colorado girl scales Yosemite’s famed El Capitan

SAN FRANCISCO – A 10-year-old Colorado girl has scaled Yosemite National Park’s El Capitan, taking five days to reach the top of the iconic rock formation. Selah Schneiter of Glenwood Springs...

DATE: June 19, 2019 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Power project on Navajo Nation connects 233 homes to grid

FORT DEFIANCE, Ariz. – More than 230 homes on the Navajo Nation have been connected to the electric grid as part of a pilot project. The Navajo Tribal Utility Authority worked with volunteer...

DATE: June 19, 2019 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Colorado judge apologizes after suspected DUI crash

GRAND JUNCTION – A Colorado state judge is apologizing after crashing his vehicle and being cited on suspicion of driving under the influence and careless driving. The Daily Sentinel reports that...

DATE: June 19, 2019 | CATEGORY: Regional News

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