Thumbin' It

  • San Juan Basin Public Health Director Liane Jollon being nominated for an outstanding service award by Sen. Michael Bennet
  • Cold temps and upgraded snowmaking allowing for Purg's scheduled opening Nov. 21 despite a lack of sufficient help from Mother Nature
  • The State of Colorado awarding a $3.6 million grant for a learning collaborative in Southwest Colorado between Pueblo Community College and area school districts for students in the build trades and environmental sciences
  • COVID numbers surging to record highs in La Plata County and several other counties around the state, forcing a move to Level Red, or severe risk
  • The death of homeless resident Dean Allen Littrell, who died from hypothermia in his tent last week, highlighting the sorely lacking need for warm shelter for our community's most vulnerable
  • A proposed BLM oil and gas lease sale of more than 2,560 acres within a half mile of Chimney Rock National Monument