Tag Archives: Life

10 People Have Been Prescribed Life Ending Meds

At least 10 people have filled prescriptions for life-ending drugs under Colorado’s new doctor-assisted suicide law, however, it’s not clear how many of those people have actually taken the drugs. This according to Compassion and Choices, the national group instrumental in getting the law Continue reading

Memorial For JD Hayes Friday Afternoon

The memorial service for former Steamboat Springs Police Chief JD Hays will be Friday afternoon at 3 at the Strings Music Pavilion. A Celebration of Life will immediately follow the memorial service.  In lieu of flowers, the family suggest Continue reading

Local Police Receive Awards For Saving Lives

Five local law enforcement officers were presented with Life Saving Awards by Craig Police Chief Walt Vanatta and Moffat County Sheriff KC Hume at the Craig City Council meeting Tuesday. Officer Grant Laehr , Deputy Ryan Hampton and Officer Jessey Kennel were all Continue reading

Buy Daffodils To Support Hospice

The annual Hospice Daffodils fundraiser put on by Northwest Colorado Health will take place this month in Moffat, Routt and Grand Continue reading

CO House To Discuss Life Without Parole For Juveniles

prisone-orange-jumpsuitA bill that looks to reexamine life without parole for youth offenders in the state of Colorado has passed through the senate and now will head to the house for a vote. The bill looks to align Colorado with the United States Supreme Courts opinion that life without parole for juvenile offenders is unconstitutional. If passed the state would have to revisit 49 Continue reading

Life Without Parole For Youth Questioned

prisone-orange-jumpsuitA new bill is going through the state legislature that would align Colorado with the U.S. Supreme Court’s stance that life without parole is unconstitutional for youth offenders. If passed the state would have to revisit 49 current cases where minors were sentenced to life without parole. Colorado stopped sentencing youth to Continue reading