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State public health partners with San Juan Basin Health to prevent youth drug use

Special to The SUN San Juan Basin Health (SJBH) has received $93,863 from Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment marijuana tax funds to support implementation of proven youth substance…

Wildfire and water keep legislator busy

My summer was filled with lots of travel for legislative interim committee tours, attending a senior executive program at Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government in July and participating in the…

County court judge finalists selected

By Robert McCallum Special to The SUN The Sixth Judicial District Nominating Commission has nominated three candidates for an Archuleta County court judgeship created by the retirement of the Hon.…

Public Meetings

The following meetings are subject to change. Tuesday, Aug. 30 Archuleta County Board of County Commissioners work session. 8 a.m., Archuleta County administration building, commissioners’ meeting room, 398 Lewis St.…

Town council favors keeping courthouse in downtown

With the impending decisions by the Archuleta County Board of Commissioners on the location and financing for construction of a potential new courthouse, the Pagosa Springs Town Council decided to…

Hey, CO, U can now text 2 register 2 vote

Special to The SUN The Colorado Secretary of State’s Office is offering yet another innovative method to access voter registration: texting. The full version of this story is available in…

PFPD responds to accidents

The Pagosa Fire Protection District (PFPD) responded to multiple car accidents over the weekend. The full version of this story is available in the print edition and e-edition of the…

District court judge finalists selected

By Robert McCallum Special to The SUN The Sixth Judicial District Nominating Commission has nominated three candidates for a district court judgeship created by the retirement of the Hon. Gregory…

Town council advances revision of marijuana regulations

A proposed ordinance with revisions to Pagosa Springs’ regulations for licensing and operating recreational and medical marijuana outlets was unanimously approved on first reading by the Pagosa Springs Town Council…

Year-to-date sales tax 9.9 percent ahead of last year

Sales tax collections in Archuleta County in 2016 continue to be ahead of revenues collected in 2015. The full version of this story is available in the print edition and…