San Juan County

  • Blogs

    May 29, 2014

    Rock on! Silverton kicks off summer tourist season with an unusual tradition

    Now that Memorial Day weekend is over, Colorado's summer tourism season is in full swing. And no part of the state is more eager to welcome visitors than the remote mountain regions that are finally thawing out after a long, isolated winter. The season kicked off in Silverton the first Saturday of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 10, 2012

    James Bradley, charged in hammer attack on cop, likely paralyzed

    Big photo below.​The Denver District Attorney's Office has now formally charged James Bradley, 32, with attempted first-degree assault for a bizarre incident involving a hammer attack on a police officer back on December 4. Why such a delay? No doubt due to Bradley's condition. The officer sh ... More >>

  • News

    September 1, 2005

    What Lies Beneath

    The effort to reclaim a historic mining district has consumed years and millions of dollars. But will it hold water?

  • News

    January 1, 2004

    Raiding the Roan

    Rich in wildlife and natural resources, the Roan Plateau survived the last energy boom. Will this one destroy it?

  • News

    October 24, 2002

    Off Limits

    Can't we all just get along?

  • News

    August 2, 2001

    Risk-Ski Business

    Can Aaron Brill's single lift save Silverton and earn salvation for the sport?

  • News

    August 7, 1997

    Lode Warriors

    A Denver mining company is looking for copper. All it's found so far is a rich vein of environmentalists.