2205 State Ave., Alamosa, CO 81101 • Ph: 719-589-2553 • Fax: 719-589-6573
E-EDITION LAST UPDATED:
Current E-Edition

News Obits Opinion Community Calendar Police Religion Sports Classifieds Home 

Stolen vehicle crashes on east side

Posted: Saturday, May 23rd, 2015
ALAMOSA -- Center resident Amelio Martinez, 24, faces numerous felony charges after crashing an allegedly stolen car on the east side of Alamosa Friday afternoon.
Martinez was also transported to the Alamosa hospital after Alamosa firefighters had to extricate him from the vehicle.

...more

Fire destroys rural Alamosa residence

Posted: Saturday, May 23rd, 2015
Courier editor
ALAMOSA -- An early morning fire Friday destroyed the home of a rural Alamosa family.
Alamosa Fire Chief Don Chapman said a passerby noticed the modular home of the Dave Sisneros family on fire at 4159 Road 103 South, Alamosa.
...more

City mulls BYOB

Posted: Saturday, May 23rd, 2015
Courier editor
ALAMOSA -- Alamosa may become a BYOB city -- Bring Your Own Bag.
The Alamosa city council will hold a public meeting at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, May 27, at the recreation center to gather community input on the subject of plastic bags.
Alamosa City Manager Heather Brooks explained the city council is considering a citywide program that
...more

Dallas shares Village decision

Posted: Friday, May 22nd, 2015
Courier editor
MONTE VISTA -- Rio Grande National Forest Supervisor Dan Dallas announced his decision yesterday to approve a land exchange with Leavell-McCombs Joint Venture (LMJV) that would permit year-round access for the proposed Village at Wolf Creek.
Dallas' final decision mirrors the draft decision he announced last fall to exchange about 205 acres of National Forest System land for
...more

ASD optimistic about budget

Posted: Friday, May 22nd, 2015
Courier staff writer
ALAMOSA -- Extra education dollars are evident in the Alamosa School District's preliminary 2015-2016 budget.
Per pupil funding is increasing, and the district is expecting to see $256 more for a total of $7,104 a head this fall, according to preliminary budget documents presented Monday night during the Alamosa Board of Education (ABOE) meeting.
...more

Conejos disputes fraud allegations

Posted: Thursday, May 21st, 2015
CONEJOS -- Something happened, but it was unintentional.
After an extensive investigation, the Conejos Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) have concluded that allegations of fraud against two Department of Social Services (DSS) staff are not supported by the facts, other testimony or evidence.
...more

Alamosa graduate dies in service

Modified: Wednesday, May 20th, 2015
ALAMOSA -- Alamosa High School graduate Devon Doyle, who turned 21 on May 1, died in an accident on Saturday, May 16.
He was serving on the USS Farragut in the Persian Gulf.
The Mayport, Fla., based Farragut was deployed with the Theodore Roosevelt carrier strike group in support of Operation Inherent Resolve, the campaign against Islamic State militants in
...more

Memorial Day events shared for the Valley

Posted: Wednesday, May 20th, 2015
VALLEY -- Monday, May 25, is Memorial Day, a day set aside to honor all those who have passed away and who served in the Army, Navy, Marine Corp, Air Force or Coast Guard. Many of these veterans are buried in the San Luis Valley. Special services are planned throughout the Valley to commemorate those who served in the various
...more

Sargent wins state Envirothon

Posted: Friday, May 15th, 2015
Courier staff writer
ALAMOSA -- Five Sargent Farmers are headed to Springfield, Missouri this summer to show the nation what they know about urban forestry.
On Friday, Wyatt Clark, Syree Gunnels, Jessica Kern, Cassidy Plane and Kenon Miner took first place out of 10 teams during the Colorado Envirothon competition, which was held in Alamosa for the first time and for
...more

New courthouse grant denied, plans progress

Posted: Friday, May 15th, 2015
Courier staff writer
ALAMOSA COUNTY -- Minus the full grant amount requested from the Colorado Judicial Department Underfunded Facilities Commission, the Justice Center Task Force will move ahead with its still-under-development vision.
The task force found out this week the commission would only provide $66,500 for master planning and pubic policy planning, and not the $2 million requested to help fund
...more

San Luis celebrates shrine anniversary

Posted: Thursday, May 14th, 2015
Courier editor
SAN LUIS -- "The place talks by itself."
Father Heriberto Torres, who serves the Sangre de Cristo Parish, appropriately described the Stations of the Cross and Shrine of Todos los Santos, which are celebrating 25 years on the hill overlooking San Luis this weekend.
"It's not only for visiting but to grow spiritually and enjoy the solace," he
...more

Homicide victim is from San Luis

Posted: Thursday, May 14th, 2015
PUEBLO -- The victim in a May 11th homicide/suicide in Pueblo was from San Luis.
Joseph Jensen, 42, from San Luis, was shot and killed by Jeremie Klose, 32, from Questa, New Mexico, who then killed himself, according to the Pueblo County Sheriff's Office.
...more









Select Page:
Within:
Keyword:

Google

Entertainment





 

Copyright 2015 News Media Corporation

News    Classifieds    Shoppe    Search    ContactUs    TalkBack    Subscribe    Information    E-Edition    Business Portal