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Woman recounts experience of lost pregnancy at La Plata County Jail

Jail is no place to be pregnant – just ask Tuesday Olson. Olson learned of her pregnancy in 2013, one day before La Plata County Sheriff’s deputies arrested her for failing to appear in court twice...

DATE: Feb. 25, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

Abortion fight likely to heat up in Colorado

The fight over abortion rights could heat up in coming years in Colorado as anti-abortion activists plan a state ballot question to limit late-term abortions amid a recent wave of abortion...

DATE: June 21, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

ACLU brings ‘road show’ to Durango

It has been 44 years since the U.S. Supreme Court decided the landmark Roe v. Wade case. Yet women and men must continue to fight for their reproductive rights, including abortion, the American...

DATE: Feb. 25, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Teen pregnancy prevention bill dies

DENVER – Colorado Senate Republicans on Tuesday killed a teen pregnancy-prevention bill that was sponsored by members of their own party. The result left Sen. Ellen Roberts of Durango, the bill’s...

DATE: March 10, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

IUD bill is a go

DENVER – Lawmakers on Tuesday advanced a measure sponsored by Rep. Don Coram that would set aside money for a popular program that provides intrauterine devices, or IUDs, to low-income young women....

DATE: Feb. 24, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

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