Statewide News

RIDGWAY SCHOOLS Ridgway's stellar season ends at 2A regional championship match

By Bill Tiedje

With a record of 17 wins and six losses, the Ridgway Lady Demons girls basketball season ended in Durango on Saturday in a 47 to 42 loss against Paonia in the 2A Region 3 Championship match.
"It was a heck of a game," said Head Coach Steve Hill. "My girls played as hard as they could."
The first quarter ended tied at 13, with both teams exchanging the lead early. Paonia led at halftime 25 to 21.

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CITY OF OURAY: Public urged to speak up and participate in Amendment 64 discussions

By Sheridan Block

City council will again discuss Amendment 64 at Monday's meeting and the public is encouraged to attend and give their opinions.
The discussion is aimed to get council to consider how they want to regulate marijuana within the city limits. According to City Administrator Patrick Rondinelli, council has three options on the subject: ban all retail and manufacturing of marijuana in the city, let voters decide next year whether or not they want marijuana shops in town or direct staff to start developing regulations.