• Residents of area towns who want to have a say in how their community is governed will have their chance this spring during municipal elections.
  • A federal judge has ruled that the Navajo Nation can proceed with a lawsuit against Urban Outfitters, Inc., for selling items labeled with Native American names.

Montezuma School To Farm Project

In this episode of Pandora's Box, co-host Joanie Trussel talks with Gretchen Groenke with Mancos FoodShare about food insecurity and how education about food systems and food production for our children is a key part of the solution.

  • The Montezuma County commission would like high-speed internet to be a reality throughout the county.
  • The Montezuma County Hospital District has received a $2 million grant from the state Department of Local Affairs.

  • The remains of a man who allegedly shot a Utah park ranger in 2010 are believed to have been found near Moab.

  • Coalition of environmental groups says it plans to sue over approval of new permits for the Four Corners Power Plant and Navajo Mine.
  • Directors of the Navajo Transitional Energy Company give go-ahead for seeking an ownership interest in the Four Corners Power Plant.

Sleep Deprivation at the Holidays

Dec 23, 2015
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In this encore episode of Pandora's Box, KSJD's Tom Yoder and co-host Lyn Patrick discuss the importance of a good night's sleep, the toll that sleep deprivation takes on our health, and why sleep and rest are vital to surviving the busy holiday season.

  • A 65-year-old man who allegedly caused a lockdown of San Miguel County schools on Friday was traced through his cell phone and arrested in Montezuma County.
  • Montezuma County commissioners gave a swift thumbs-down Monday to proposed regulations inspired by this summer’s failed “Bong-a-thon”.

  • Montezuma County employees will be working on Columbus Day from now on.
  • BLM tells Montezuma County Commission that expansion of Phil's World cannot be expedited.

Southwest Colorado Community College

In this episode of Conversations With Dave, host Dave Hart talks with Tonya Nelson, the new Executive Dean at Southwest Colorado Community College, about her path into the position and how the school is serving the community through a variety of programs.

  • San Juan County, Utah, Commissioner Phil Lyman will spend 10 days in jail for leading a motorized protest ride on a closed road in Recapture Canyon in 2014.