Western Colorado

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After new rules, drilling permits plummet to 34

By Dennis Webb

A last-minute torrent of drilling permits filed by energy companies under Colorado’s old oil and gas rules has been followed by a trickle of filings since new rules took effect. Barely one application a day, or 34 in total, came in to ...

Nemnich arrested for hammer attack at 15

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Jerry Nemnich’s lengthy, violent criminal history in Colorado dates back to at least 1960 when, at the age of 15, he attacked a girl with a hammer in Boulder County and ripped off part of her clothes before fleeing in a stolen car to ...

Three more flu cases confirmed in western region

By Dennis Webb

The state of Colorado is reporting three more confirmed cases of the H1N1 (swine) flu virus in western Colorado, bringing the region’s total to five. Two more cases have been confirmed in Eagle County, giving that county three confirmed ...

Project Rulison lawsuit dismissed

By Dennis Webb

A judge this week dismissed a lawsuit by residents and citizen groups seeking to force a state hearing over oil and gas drilling permits near the Project Rulison nuclear blast site. Denver District Court Judge Larry Naves ruled Monday in ...

Stadium Sports Bar & Grill closed over taxes Stadium Sports Bar & Grill closed over taxes

By Carrie Marfitano

The Colorado Department of Revenue seized the Stadium Sports Bar & Grill, 3210 Interstate 70 Business Loop in Clifton, because of more than $27,000 in unpaid taxes, according to agency spokesman Mark Couch. The unpaid taxes date from ...

Bennet to meet with health care officials

By Staff

U.S. Sen. Michael Bennet, D-Colo., will meet this afternoon with health care and other officials and visit Marillac Clinic. Bennet is to unveil legislation modeled after Rocky Mountain Health Plans’ patient-transition model that assures ...

Nemnich was suspect in ’73 Denver murder

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The Longmont man charged with stabbing to death a Grand Junction mother and daughter in 1975 was a suspect in a 1973 rape and murder in Denver, according to a police report obtained by The Daily Sentinel. An arrest affidavit about a ...

Cops look for girl’s stabbing suspects

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Montrose police are seeking two or more people who can help them learn who stabbed a 14-year-old girl in the shoulder after she answered a knock at her door this week. The attack on the girl took place about 5 a.m. Monday at the girl’s ...

Oil, gas regulators repeal new rule allowing hearings on permits

By Dennis Hill

Colorado oil and gas regulators have agreed to rescind a new provision letting state health, environment and wildlife officials seek hearings on drilling permits. The Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission on Thursday unanimously agreed ...

Road 26 failure 5-9-9

Who will foot bill for crumbling road up in air

By Emily Shockley

A sign now blinks “ROAD FAILURE” then “UNDER EVALUATION” along the roadside before the cracked, uneven pavement greets oncoming drivers. A solution for those cracks, crevices and bumps on a freshly paved stretch of 26 ...

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