The Southern Ute Indian Tribal Council says Chairman Jimmy R. Newton, Jr., died Monday after a short illness. He was 36.
Forty years ago, the Navajo Nation and Southern Ute tribes languished side by side, mired in high unemployment and poverty.
A man who ran after police officers with a bat has been shot and wounded by Southern Ute police.
Fire officials are pushing back the date for when they expect to fully contain a 500-acre wildfire near Durango.
Colorado has finalized a contract with the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation to buy water from the Animas-La Plata Project.