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Vote to De-Fund Montezuma County Extension Was "Fake News," Suckla Says

After voting earlier this month to defund the Colorado State University Extension program, the Montezuma County commissioners said Wednesday they actually are not going to do so.

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A religious monument will be coming down in the city of Bloomfield in northern New Mexico.

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The decades-long fight over a proposed luxury resort in the Rio Grande National Forest high on Colorado’s Wolf Creek Pass is not over.

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Colorado Parks and Wildlife is warning sportspeople that it is illegal to use aerial drones to aid in hunting in any way.

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The U.S. Board on Geographic Names has made the final decision to remove a racially based name from a canyon on Bureau of Land Management land near Moab, Utah.

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On Thursday, the Utah State Records Committee sided with the Salt Lake Tribune newspaper in an open-records decision.


The Cortez City Council heard plans Tuesday night for improved snow removal through the use of contract help.

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The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has awarded an $85 million contract for an initial assessment of 30 abandoned uranium mines on and near the Navajo Nation.

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KSJD's Austin Cope spoke with Utah poet David Lee, who will be reading his poetry at the Cortez Public Library's Wordstock 2017 fundraiser. Lee was the State of Utah’s first Poet Laureate and has been nominated for a Pulitzer prize and the position of national poet laureate.

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Utah Congressman Rob Bishop introduced legislation in the U.S. House this week that would place limitations on the 1906 Antiquities Act.


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Voters in the Mancos School District will find a question about school funding when their 2017 ballots arrive in the mail later this month.


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