Durangoans turning out in force for the Diapering Durango drive, which collected more than 8,500 diapers and 6,000 wipes for needy local parents and babies

The U.S. House passing the DREAM Act last week, which would give immigrant students a pathway to citizenship if it survives the Senate

The Navajo Nation receiving $14.5 million from a chemical company’s bankruptcy settlement to address contamination at dozens of uranium mine sites on the reservation

Colorado House Representative-elect J. Paul Brown, a known climate change skeptic, earning a berth on the House Health and Environment Committee

The Forest Service caving to developer Tom Chapman and closing public access to three of Telluride’s backcountry gates

The loss of Richard Holbrooke, Obama’s envoy to Afghanistan, America’s diplomatic heavyweight and a part-time resident of Southwest Colorado

In this week's issue...

July 21, 2022
Wildlife success or deal with the devil?

Land swap approved in Southwest Colorado, but not without detractors

July 21, 2022
Tapping out

The latest strategy to save the San Luis Valley's shrinking aquifer: paying farmers not to farm

July 14, 2022
Hey, good environmental news

Despite SCOTUS ruling, San Juan Generating Station plans to shut down