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Sheriff distances himself from radio show (web only)

Print this articleMontezuma County Sheriff Dennis Spruell is dissociating himself from the avowed principles of a nationally syndicated radio show on which he recently spoke. On Feb. 5, Spruell was a guest on “The Political Cesspool,” a program based in … Continue reading

Published in March 2011 Tagged , ,

Citizen unrest: Locals push the county to get tough with forest officials

Print this articleIt’s beginning to seem like the meeting of the irresistible force and the immovable object. Urged on by some local citizens who believe counties need to assert more authority over federal public lands, the Montezuma and Dolores County … Continue reading

Published in March 2011 Tagged , , ,

Boggy, Rico travel plans remain in limbo

Print this articleThe Boggy Draw-Glade travel-management plan, which was overturned on appeal last year, has yet to be formally adopted and implemented. “We haven’t re-signed the decision at all,” Steve Beverlin, manager of the Dolores Public Lands Office, told the Free Press. The … Continue reading

Published in March 2011 Tagged ,

Still bogged down over roads and travel in Boggy Draw

Print this articleRelated: Chappell says county is concerned about locals It was a cautiously cordial meeting Dec. 20 in Dove Creek between two sets of local county commissioners and several San Juan National Forest officials, but at the end the … Continue reading

Published in January 2011 Tagged

Chappell says county is concerned about locals

Print this articleRelated: Still bogged down over roads and travel in Boggy Draw Now that representatives of Montezuma and Dolores counties are meeting regularly with San Juan National Forest officials, Montezuma County Commissioner Steve Chappell is hopeful that the counties … Continue reading

Published in January 2011 Tagged