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As the oil and gas energy industry declines in our area, local leaders are looking for ways to fill the economic gap. But to do that, they need data. 

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Representatives of For Pets’ Sake Humane Society, a regional nonprofit, urged the Montezuma County commissioners on Monday to continue giving financial support to the Cortez Animal Shelter.

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In this episode of the Big Fat Farm Show, host Kellie Pettyjohn visits with Leigh Kuwanwisiwma, Director of the Hopi Cultural Preservation Office, about the scientific and cultural topics that are being addressed at Crow Canyon Archaeological Center's Pueblo Farming Project.

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According to Karen Finch, Elementary School counselor for the Dolores Schools, behavioral health issues “know no boundaries.” It can span between socioeconomic backgrounds, races, and genders. She says the Dolores Schools focus on raising protective factors and lowering risk factors to increase resilience in the community. KSJD's Austin Cope talked with Finch to learn more about what mental health problems can look like among elementary school students, how bullying plays a part, and what the community can do about it.

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Don Coram, who represents Montezuma, Dolores, San Miguel and Montrose counties in the Colorado House of Representatives, is set to become a state senator.