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LPEA seeking applicants for Cooperative Youth Leadership Camp

By Indiana Reed Special to The SUN La Plata Electric Association (LPEA) invites high school juniors to participate in the Colorado Electric Education Institute Cooperative Youth Leadership Camp — an…

New Colorado rules increase marijuana product safety through testing, labeling and packaging requirements

By Shannon Gray Special to The SUN Effective Jan. 1, 2018, Colorado will begin implementing the new permanent medical and retail marijuana rules promulgated in response to statutory mandates established…

Tax plans

Dear Editor: The current tax plans worry me. Not because they explode the deficit or zero out children’s health care funding or make it prohibitively expensive to get an education,…

The future of Child Health Plan Plus (CHP+) in question

By Claire Ninde Special to The SUN Child Health Plan Plus (CHP+) is low-cost public health insurance for children and pregnant women who earn too much to qualify for Health…

Where do you shop?

Did you shop locally for Black Friday or Small Business Saturday? If you did, thank you for investing in our community. The full version of this story is available in…

High school juniors invited to apply for trip to Washington, D.C.

By Indiana Reed Special to The SUN La Plata Electric Association (LPEA), in partnership with the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA), seeks high school juniors to participate as part…

Pagosa Springs: benefits of being a Certified Local Government

By Cindy Schultz Special to The SUN Pagosa Springs, like many small Colorado towns, has a story that’s been in the making for ages. Small and rural towns’ stories are…

Charter school releases executive session recording

Click below to hear the executive session in its entirety. During its regular board meeting on Friday, Nov. 17, the Pagosa Peak Open School (PPOS) board of directors entered into…

Dodson named human service director of the year

Dodson named human service director of the year

Matt Dodson, Archuleta County’s director of human services, made history Tuesday, being honored as the first-ever Colorado Human Services Directors Association (CHSDA) Director of the Year. The full version of…

Two more greenhouses to be built in park next year

By Sally High Special to The SUN The Geothermal Greenhouse Partnership (GGP) will begin construction of its Community Garden Dome and Innovation Dome in spring 2018. The full version of…