You are browsing the archive for Colorado.

Physical, ‘spiritual’ repair for Marmarth church: Denver pastor revives abandoned chapel building

June 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

MARMARTH — For at least 15 years, the Marmarth Bible Church sat abandoned after its pastor unexpectedly left town.
Marmarth fostered an agricultural boom in the early 20th century, established near the transcontinental railroad line. But with a cu…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Physical, ‘spiritual’ repair for Marmarth church: Denver pastor revives abandoned chapel building

June 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

MARMARTH — For at least 15 years, the Marmarth Bible Church sat abandoned after its pastor unexpectedly left town.
Marmarth fostered an agricultural boom in the early 20th century, established near the transcontinental railroad line. But with a cu…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Catholic Health Initiatives, St. Alexius plan affiliation

June 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK — St. Alexius Medical Center and Catholic Health Initiatives have signed an agreement to form a new affiliation between the two organizations, a hospital spokeswoman said Saturday.
The nonbinding letter of intent agreement, signed in Marc…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Green Wednesday: Recreational pot sales open in Colorado

January 1, 2014 in Uncategorized

By Kristen Wyatt

DENVER (AP) — The nation’s first recreational pot industry opened in Colorado on Wednesday, kicking off an experiment that will be followed closely around the world and one that activists hope will prove that legalization is a…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Defense seeks to move Sherry Arnold homicide trial

October 24, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

BILLINGS, Mont. Attorneys for a Colorado man accused of killing teacher Sherry Arnold are due in court Thursday to argue for the relocation of his trial because of the heavy publicity the case has received in the small eastern Montana community where Arnold taught high school math. Continue Reading

WOSTER: Colorado flooding stirs memories of Rapid City, Missouri River

September 21, 2013 in Uncategorized

Like a lot of other people across the United States, I watched news reports and weather video clips of the flooding along the east slopes of the Rocky Mountains in Colorado the past week.

It wasn’t until Nancy and I were driving through Fort Mor…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

In flood-struck Colorado, concerns about fracking spills

September 18, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

Contaminated water spilling from flooded oil and gas drilling sites in Colorado is refocusing attention on the environmental risks surrounding America’s fracking boom. Continue Reading

More than 300 SD firefighters helping in Colorado

June 26, 2013 in The Daily Republic

RAPID CITY (AP) More than 300 firefighters from across South Dakota are helping battle the wildfires raging in Colorado.
Continue Reading

Colorado wildfire destroys at least 360 homes

June 13, 2013 in The Daily Republic

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) A voracious wildfire driven in all directions by shifting winds destroyed at least 360 homes a number that was likely to climb as the most destructive blaze in Colorado history burned out of control for a third day through miles of tinder-dry woods.
Continue Reading

New snow means longer ski season for some Colo. resorts

April 17, 2013 in The Daily Republic

Vail Mountain, Breckenridge Mountain Resort and Copper Mountain Resort in Colorado held closing day festivities last Sunday, but when it didn’t stop snowing, all three said they will reopen some terrain this Friday through Sunday. Continue Reading