public safety

Colorado Department of Transportation

A 64-year-old employee with the Colorado Department of Transportation has died of injuries received when he was struck by a vehicle on February 2nd.

Austin Cope

On Sunday, a domestic incident in a neighborhood in Cortez made authorities urge people in the area to shelter in their homes due to the potential threat of an armed individual. In order to do that, those authorities used a system called Nixle.

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Traffic deaths are on the increase in Colorado.

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The possibility of raising the 9-1-1 surcharge on telephone land lines was discussed Monday at the Montezuma County Commission meeting.


The Northern Navajo Medical Center in Shiprock, New Mexico, will be among about a dozen organizations taking part in a full-scale emergency drill in San Juan County on Wednesday.