Thumbin' It

  • Local organizations and individuals stepping up to pitch in and help the COVID-19 cause, from helping businesses and those out of work to manufacturing much-needed medical supplies
  • La Plata Electric Association announcing it is postponinh the planned April rate hike and allocating $90k in special funds to help the community in the wake of the COVID-19 crisis
  • The Senate reaching a deal on the record $2 trillion coronavirus relief bill, which will help out-of-work Americans make ends meet and hopefully avoid widespread economic catastrophe
  • The potential for coronavirus quarantines and job losses to usher in a wave of domestic violence in Colorado and across the country
  • COVID-19 officially rearing its head in La Plata County, with San Juan Basin Health declaring its first positive case last weekas well three new ones this week
  • Spring breakers and other "invincibles" not heeding the social-distancing warning and continuing to congregate on beaches, bars and, uh, other "b" places