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Opponents say Amendment 73 for Colorado schools misleads voters

Opponents of a proposed $1.6 billion tax hike for schools say the November ballot question uses bad math. The ballots, however, are already printed. An opposition group, “Blank Check. Blatant...

DATE: Sept. 19, 2018 | UPDATED: 4 days 10 hours ago | CATEGORY: Regional News

Enrollment numbers are in, and Fort Lewis College is pleased

Enrollment for fall 2018 at Fort Lewis College came in at 3,317 students, which is two students fewer than fall 2017 – a number the school sees as stabilization after several years of larger...

DATE: Sept. 19, 2018 | UPDATED: 4 days 10 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Texas man in serious condition after crashing north of Silverton

A Texas man suspected of drunken driving suffered serious injuries Tuesday night after losing control of his vehicle on a mountain road north of Silverton and careening more than 130 feet up an...

DATE: Sept. 19, 2018 | UPDATED: 4 days 10 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Monsoon season in Southwest Colorado fails to deliver

It’s official: The monsoon has been declared a bust. “Oh yeah, it was bust,” said Megan Stackhouse, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Grand Junction . “Definitely not a good...

DATE: Sept. 22, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Corvette caravan Sunday will be to view fall colors

Corvette owners will caravan from Durango to Telluride with stops in Silverton and Ouray on Sunday to see the fall colors changing. Anyone interested should meet at 10 a.m. at the south end of the...

DATE: Sept. 19, 2018 | UPDATED: 3 days 16 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

5 simple steps to thrive in a ‘toxic’ world

If your body is struggling to keep up with an unmanageable level of toxins, it can affect your life and how you feel. It can result in symptoms like headaches, gas, bloating, constipation,...

DATE: Sept. 19, 2018 | COLUMN: Healing Nutrition

Logging returns to the San Juan Mountains

Commercial logging is making a comeback in the San Juan Mountains. Stagnant over the past decade, Matt Janowiak, district ranger for the U.S. Forest Service’s Columbine district, said timber sales...

DATE: Sept. 19, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Be imaginative about Medicare for all

Robert Goodrich’s letter to the editor, “Medicare for all another bad Dem idea” (Sept. 17), ignores that the Affordable Care Act, though a creature of compromise, has been largely successful, most...

DATE: Sept. 19, 2018 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

U.S. doubles tribal funding to fight violence against women

ALBUQUERQUE – The U.S. Justice Department will double the funding it gives tribes for public safety programs and crime victims as it tries to tackle the high rates of violence against Native...

DATE: Sept. 19, 2018 | UPDATED: 4 days 14 hours ago | CATEGORY: Regional News

Broncos defensive tackle Domata Peko renews his rivalry with the Ravens

ENGLEWOOD – Denver Broncos 13th-year nose tackle Domata Peko always has the ears of his young teammates, especially this week with a trip to Baltimore coming up. The Ravens (1-1) are a team Peko...

DATE: Sept. 19, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Mancos school board discusses school project, policy

Mancos Elementary School’s $25 million expansion project took center stage Monday night at the Mancos School District RE-6 board meeting The playground continues to be delayed, but owner’s...

DATE: Sept. 19, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Accused leader in New Mexico soccer hazing faced charges

HOBBS, N.M. – The suspected ringleader of a hazing on a New Mexico high school soccer team faced criminal charges in a sexual misconduct case last year but the case was dismissed, prosecutors and...

DATE: Sept. 19, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News