REGIONAL NEWS for Oct. 16, 2017: Legislation would have forced presidential candidates to make their tax returns public before appearing on the state ballot.
California: Jerry Brown vetoes bill to pry loose Trump’s tax returns Denver: Here’s why some of the world’s biggest retailers, and many others, are flocking to north metro Las Vegas: School crowding prompts official to say no to development Utah: Big majority favors banning rapid-fire gun modifications after Las Vegas shooting New Mexico: Women […]Read More →
REGIONAL NEWS for Oct. 15, 2017: Wildfires threatening to roll back firefighters’ modest gains against the cluster of blazes that was as wide as 100 miles.
California wildfire death toll rises to 40 amid cluster of blazes 100 miles wide Colorado’s growing pains: From roads to water, here are 5 key issues as the state’s population swells Utahns bid farewell to Salt Lake City real estate mogul and community builder Vasilios Priskos Nevadans sue Governor Sandoval over gun background check […]Read More →
REGIONAL NEWS for Oct. 14, 2017: The city has seen $1.2 billion in damage; more than 2,800 structures lost, 36 people killed.
Santa Rosa: 5% of residences destroyed in firestorm; $1.2 billion in losses estimated Las Vegas hospital group waives medical costs for mass shooting victims Utah: After reports of Steve Bannon’s plan to target Hatch, Gov. Herbert says citizens ‘ought to reject’ outside influence New Mexico: Lt. gov. candidate has Utah tax liens Colorado law giving […]Read More →
REGIONAL NEWS for Oct. 13, 2017: With dozens dead and entire neighborhoods swallowed by flames, most of the lethal wildfires in California continue to rage uncontained.
California wildfires: A record week of death and destruction Las Vegas: Why the Shooter Did It New Mexico: Judge orders release of info from clergy abuse lawsuits Utah: State school board approves ‘Hamilton’ education program over objections of cost, vulgarity and inaccuracy Denver: Confluence Park — after years of construction and delays — is ready […]Read More →
REGIONAL NEWS for Oct. 12, 2017: The fires sweeping through three wine-growing counties have shaken this cycle to a core, with possible repercussions for years to come.
California: As Napa fires rage, wineries face singed grapes, displaced workers and costs of rebuilding Utah: Boy Scouts to open ranks to girls, but historic change may not alter Mormon church programs Colorado’s 2017 marijuana sales reach $1 billion in just eight months Las Vegas: Woman files 1st lawsuit against MGM Resorts over shooting […]Read More →
REGIONAL NEWS for Oct. 11, 2017: ‘They went together.’ Couple, aged 100 and 98, among wildfire victims.
California: Heart of disaster: Wildfire evacuees return to a wasteland Colorado Supreme Court strikes down state law banning immigrant smuggling Utah cop fired after arresting nurse who wouldn’t draw blood Las Vegas: House-hunting proves tough for couple New Mexico lures Calif. venture firm with $15M commitmentRead More →
REGIONAL NEWS for Oct. 10, 2017: More than a dozen wildfires swept through California wine country Monday, destroying at least 1,500 homes and businesses and sending thousands fleeing.
California: At least 10 dead as wildfires burn deep into wine country Las Vegas firm files lawsuit against bump stock manufacturer Colorado: Wheat Ridge will not challenge judge’s crackdown on urban renewal limits Utah Republican weighs Hatch primary challenge New Mexico: Two governor candidates top $1 million in fundraisingRead More →
REGIONAL NEWS for Oct. 9, 2017: Cadiz plans to turn a remote desert valley into a lucrative water source for Southern California.
California: The Cadiz desert water project is facing a new hurdle Colorado: The water under Eastern Plains is running dry as farmers keep irrigating “great American desert” Utahns love energy efficiency and buy more electric cars per capita than Californians, according to new report Las Vegas: Caesars bankruptcy battle, waged for 2½ years, is over […]Read More →
REGIONAL NEWS for Oct. 8, 2017: Farmers say they’re trying to wean from groundwater, but admit there are no easy answers . . .
Colorado: The water under state’s Eastern Plains is running dry as farmers keep irrigating ‘great American desert’ Utah: At ceremonial swearing-in back home, Jon Huntsman says his goal as ambassador is to restore trust between U.S.-Russia Las Vegas: Family of shooting victim seeks to freeze shooter’s assets California: Knowingly exposing others to HIV will no […]Read More →
REGIONAL NEWS for Oct. 7, 2017: Should the developers of large buildings be required to install rooftop gardens or solar panels to help reduce the urban “heat island” effect?
Denver: A $937 million bond package and the Green Roof Initiative are on the ballot Las Vegas: Gunman Stephen Paddock’s father wanted to start a church California: Anger, questions at USC after second medical school dean departs over inappropriate behavior Utah: Nearly a third of female Valley University students surveyed experience sexual misconduct New Mexico: […]Read More →