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New trail proposed on Raider Ridge, near eastern city limits

A new trail may be built this fall between the SkyRidge neighborhood and the top of Raider Ridge. The Sky Raider Trail would run from Molas Drive to an intersection with several other trails,...

DATE: Aug. 14, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Colorado law to hold large internet companies accountable

A recently enacted state law could help ensure faster internet service reaches customers when companies apply for state grants to fund infrastructure. The Colorado Legislature set aside $115...

DATE: Aug. 14, 2018 | UPDATED: 4 days 3 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Aspen enacts mandatory water restrictions

ASPEN – Extremely low water levels have forced the city of Aspen to declare a stage 2 water shortage for the first time in history. The Aspen Times reports Aspen City Council approved the move...

DATE: Aug. 14, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Coroner identifies woman killed in fall on Mount Royal

FRISCO, Colo. – Authorities have identified a woman who died after falling about 150 feet while descending Mount Royal in Frisco. The Summit Daily News reports the Summit County coroner says Regina...

DATE: Aug. 14, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Details about Denver boy’s death released

Investigators say a Denver teenager facing charges in the death of her 7-year-old nephew told them she was upset with the boy because he lay on her bed and refused to leave her room after he asked...

DATE: Aug. 14, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Judge sets bail for adults arrested at New Mexico compound

TAOS, N.M. – A state judge on Monday cleared the way for five defendants who were arrested on child abuse charges at a remote New Mexico compound to be released pending trial despite authorities’...

DATE: Aug. 14, 2018 | UPDATED: 4 days 4 hours ago | CATEGORY: Regional News

‘We freak out every time a raindrop falls’

HERMOSA – It took about 20 minutes to forever change the lives of residents in Pines Townhomes. Shortly before 2:30 p.m. July 24, rain hit the burn scar of the 416 Fire, sending a torrent of mud...

DATE: Aug. 14, 2018 | UPDATED: 4 days 3 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Attorney general candidate: Sue when you must, but first look for solutions

Democratic candidate for state attorney general Phil Weiser said he would join a multistate lawsuit against the maker of OxyContin to recover Colorado’s costs stemming from the opioid epidemic. At...

DATE: Aug. 13, 2018 | UPDATED: 4 days 4 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

The Blotter

Durango Police Sunday 12:46 a.m. Someone reported that people were possibly doing drugs inside Eighth Avenue Tavern, 509 East Eighth Ave. 1:12 a.m. Police arrested a man with a man bun and beard...

DATE: Aug. 13, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Evidence presented in New Mexico compound case

TAOS, N.M. – The latest on 11 children found living in a filthy, makeshift compound in New Mexico (all times local): 4:45 p.m. Defense attorneys for the two men and three women arrested on child...

DATE: Aug. 13, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Denver teen facing murder charge in 7-year-old boy’s death

DENVER – A Denver teenager is facing a charge of first-degree murder in the death of her 7-year-old nephew, whose body was found hidden in a closet in her basement bedroom. District Attorney Beth...

DATE: Aug. 13, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News

3 homeless people found dead in Denver were shot to death

DENVER – Colorado authorities say three homeless people found dead in Denver had all been shot to death. The Denver Post reports that the coroner’s office identified the victims as 45-year-old...

DATE: Aug. 13, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News