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BOCC receives road, bridge report

Posted: Thursday, Dec 18th, 2014

DEL NORTE, At the the regular weekly meeting of the Rio Grande County Commissioners last Wednesday, Dec. 10, newly named Road and Bridge Supervisor of the Year, Patrick Sullivan, gave his department's monthly report.
"We completed all the bridge work on the county line," said Sullivan. "That included new deck, posts and guardrail."
Sullivan said they fixed and
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Share the joy of the season

Posted: Thursday, Dec 18th, 2014

Del Norte Bank President Mike Hurst presents a check for $750 to Del Norte Food Bank Director Dee Gee Purkey. Donations of $100 or more can receive a tax deduction through the Business Enterprise Zone. See related story on Page 3A.
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Varied topics addressed by Del Norte Trustees

Posted: Thursday, Dec 18th, 2014

DEL NORTE, There was enough on the trustees' agenda for two nearly months of work at the latest Del Norte Town Board meeting on Wednesday, Dec. 10.
Police Chief Robert Fresquez and his department have been busy chasing down bad guys. The only thing that has been slow is traffic.
"We have been dealing with everything from shoplifting, sexual
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Sullivan named ‘Road Supervisor of the Year’

Posted: Thursday, Dec 18th, 2014
COLORADO SPRINGS--On Dec. 2 at the CCI Winter Conference Awards Banquet in Colorado Springs, Rio Grande County's Road and Bridge Supervisor Patrick Sullivan, was awarded the Colorado Association of Road Supervisors and Engineers 2014 Supervisor of the Year Award.
This award is a state-wide competition among all 62 counties and given annually to an outstanding road supervisor. Patrick was
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Double homicide trial gets underway

Posted: Thursday, Dec 11th, 2014

DEL NORTE-- Following two days of jury selection involving some 300 persons and some preliminary motions, the long-awaited trial of Daniel Bessey began in earnest Friday and continues this week.
Bessey is accused of killing Sarah Janay Beasley, 29, and John Salazar, 54, in the early morning hours of Feb. 13, 2012, at the home they shared in Monte
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Annual gala fills Ruth Marie Community Center

Posted: Thursday, Dec 11th, 2014

DEL NORTE-- The Ruth Marie Community Center, under the umbrella of the nonprofit La Vereda Foundation, held its annual gala fundraiser on Saturday, Dec. 6.
Over 100 local community members joined together to celebrate the holidays with food, family, friends and a fundraising auction. Attendees enjoyed a feast provided by Rachel Davie, Kelly Frink and Sunflour Café
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Del Norte kicks off holidays

Posted: Thursday, Dec 11th, 2014

DEL NORTE--The annual Parade of Lights, sponsored by the Del Norte Chamber of Commerce, got underway on Friday, Dec. 5, with a merchant open house that began at 4 p.m., followed by the parade at 6 p.m.
This year's theme was "Winter Wonderland," and the unseasonably warm weather brought out a large crowd of spectators eager to view the
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Financial shortfall creates tight budget

Posted: Thursday, Dec 11th, 2014

DEL NORTE, Facing a certain shortfall because of projected falling property values in 2015, the Rio Grande County Commissioners had to make some very tough decisions regarding the upcoming year's finances.
County Administrator/Budget Officer Suzanne Benton, said the annual budget is the county's most important financial management document and is a road map for the coming year for all
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