Gail Binkly

Gail Binkly is a career journalist who has worked for the Colorado Springs Gazette and Cortez Journal. She is currently a freelance writer as well as the editor of the Four Corners Free Press, based in Cortez.

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Dolores County has been awarded $26,300 toward construction of a new 100-yard shooting range.

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Ballots are arriving in mailboxes throughout Colorado, but some are being returned as undeliverable.

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The Navajo Nation government has reaffirmed its opposition to Utah’s Public Lands Initiative, a federal bill intended to thwart the designation of the Bears Ears National Monument in San Juan County, Utah.

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A controversial group that advocates for the transfer of federal lands to the states, the American Lands Council, is losing members.

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Wednesday’s auction of state trust lands in Utah netted $5.5 million for schools and other trust beneficiaries, but drew concern from conservationists, hunters, and others concerned about public access to the newly privatized parcels.